Born: April 8, 1899|
Deer Park, Wisconsin
Died: July 24, 1985 86) (aged|
Redington Beach, Florida
|April 20, 1934, for the Philadelphia Phillies|
|Last MLB appearance|
|April 20, 1938, for the Cincinnati Reds|
Theodore Otto Kleinhans (born Traugott Otto Kleinhans, April 8, 1899 – July 24, 1985) was a Major League Baseball pitcher. He was born in Deer Park, Wisconsin. Kleinhans played 4 seasons in Major League Baseball, with the Philadelphia Phillies and Cincinnati Reds in 1934, the New York Yankees in 1936, and the Reds again in 1937 and 1938. Kleinhans had a career record of 4-9 in 56 games.
Kleinhans was the third oldest player in Major League Baseball in 1938.
From 1947-66 he was head baseball coach for the Syracuse University Orangemen, compiling a 156-146 (.516) record.
He died in Redington Beach, Florida.
- Green, John F. (n.d.). "Ted Kleinhans," Society for American Baseball Research. Accessed: June 14, 2014.