Born: November 9, 1971|
Pelham, North Carolina
|April 26, 1995 for the Kansas City Royals|
Last MLB appearance
|May 31, 2000 for the New York Mets|
|Runs batted in||125|
Jonathan Keith Nunnally (born November 9, 1971 in Pelham, North Carolina) is a former Major League Baseball outfielder. He played in the major leagues from 1995-2000. He also played part of 2000 with the Orix BlueWave in Japan.
Nunnally's major-league career began in 1995, after the Kansas City Royals drafted him from the Cleveland Indians' organization in the 1994 Rule 5 draft. He made his debut on April 29, 1995, hitting a home run off of New York Yankees pitcher Melido Perez in his first at-bat.
- REDIRECT Template:Baseball year, while playing for the Indianapolis Indians in the Pittsburgh Pirates organization, Nunnally tested positive for steroids, and received a 15-game suspension, in what would be Nunnally's last season as a professional player.
After retiring, Nunnally went into coaching. He worked in the Cleveland Indians organization starting in
- REDIRECT Template:Baseball year. On December 8, 2009, he was named the new hitting coach for the Indians, a position he held until being fired on June 19, 2011.
On January 7, 2013, the Toronto Blue Jays announced that Nunnally would be the hitting coach for their Triple-A affiliate Buffalo Bisons. He was moved to the Double-A New Hampshire Fisher Cats hitting coach on January 13, 2014.
- Three Pirate Farmhands Test Positive For Steroids
- Bastian, Jordan (June 19, 2011). "Nunnally out, Fields in as Tribe's hitting coach". Retrieved June 22, 2011.
- "Stanley, Nunnally added as coaches". January 7, 2013. Retrieved January 7, 2013.
- Davidi, Shi (January 13, 2014). "Blue Jays unveil minor league coaching staff". Sportsnet. Retrieved January 13, 2014.
- Career statistics and player information from Baseball-Reference, or The Baseball Cube, or Baseball-Reference (Minors)
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