Dan Schatzeder

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Dan Schatzeder
Born: (1954-12-01) December 1, 1954 (age 60)
Elmhurst, Illinois
Batted: Left Threw: Left
MLB debut
September 4, 1977, for the Montreal Expos
Last MLB appearance
May 25, 1991, for the Kansas City Royals
MLB statistics
Win–loss record 69–68
Earned run average 3.74
Strikeouts 748
Career highlights and awards

Daniel Ernest Schatzeder (born December 1, 1954) is a former professional baseball player who pitched in the major leagues from 19771991 for nine different teams. Schatzeder played college baseball at the University of Denver. After he retired from the majors, he was a Physical Fitness teacher at Waubonsie Valley High School in Aurora, Illinois until he retired after the 2014-2015 school year.[1]

Career highlights[edit]

  • In 1986, Schatzeder had 5 pinch hits for the Philadelphia Phillies, the most by a pitcher since Don Newcombe in 1959.
  • Schatzeder was the winning pitcher for the Minnesota Twins in Game 6 of the 1987 World Series.

External links[edit]


  1. ^ http://wvhs.ipsd.org/News.aspx?id=73216