Nelson Simmons

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Nelson Simmons
Born: (1963-06-27) June 27, 1963 (age 53)
Washington, D.C.
Batted: Switch Threw: Right
MLB debut
September 4, 1984, for the Detroit Tigers
Last MLB appearance
May 8, 1987, for the Baltimore Orioles
MLB statistics
Batting average .261
Runs 38
Hits 86

Nelson Bernard Simmons (born June 27, 1963 in Washington, D.C.) is a retired Major League Baseball outfielder. He played during three seasons at the major league level for the Detroit Tigers and Baltimore Orioles. He was drafted by the Tigers in the 2nd round of the 1981 amateur draft. Simmons played his first professional season with their Rookie league Bristol Tigers in 1981, and his last with the Pittsburgh Pirates' Triple-A Calgary Cannons in 1995.