Chad Allen (baseball)

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Chad Allen
Left fielder
Born: (1975-02-06) February 6, 1975 (age 39)
Dallas, Texas
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
April 6, 1999 for the Minnesota Twins
Last MLB appearance
June 2, 2005 for the Texas Rangers
Career statistics
Batting average .269
Home runs 14
Runs batted in 84
Medal record
Men's baseball
Representing the  United States
Summer Olympics
Bronze 1996 Atlanta Team

John Chad Allen (born February 6, 1975) is a retired outfielder in Major League Baseball. He attended and played for Texas A&M University from 1994 to 1996. He batted and threw right-handed.

From 1999 through 2005, Allen played for the Minnesota Twins (1999–2001), Cleveland Indians (2002), Florida Marlins (2003) and Texas Rangers (2004-2005).

In a seven-season career, Allen posted a .269 batting average with 14 home runs and 84 RBI in 267 games played.

Before the 2006 season, the Kansas City Royals signed Allen to a minor league contract with a spring training invite. At the start of the season, he was assigned to the Omaha Royals of the Pacific Coast League (PCL), the Royals' Triple-A affiliate. In 2007, Allen played for the Orix Buffaloes of Nippon Professional Baseball.

On December 13, 2007, he was named in the Mitchell Report, naming players who had used steroids.[1]


  1. ^ The Mitchell Report: Name by Name – Interactive Graphic. (2011-07-05). Retrieved on 2012-07-24.

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