Pitcher, Baseball Player
Who is Jeff Reardon?
Jeffrey James Reardon is an American former professional baseball relief pitcher who played in Major League Baseball from 1979–1994 for the New York Mets, Montreal Expos, Minnesota Twins, and Boston Red Sox, Atlanta Braves, Cincinnati Reds, and New York Yankees. Reardon was nicknamed "The Terminator" for his intimidating presence on the mound and 98 mph fastball. A long-time closer, Reardon became MLB's all-time saves leader in 1992 with his 342nd save, breaking Rollie Fingers' previous record of 341. Reardon's record was broken the following season by Lee Smith. Reardon currently ranks 7th on the all-time saves list with 367.
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- Oct 1, 1955
- United States of America
- University of Massachusetts Amherst
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on July 23, 2013
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