Terrence Michael Crowley (born February 16, 1947 in Staten Island, New York) is a former Major League Baseball player who serves as an organizational hitting instructor for the Baltimore Orioles. Terry Crowley has been inducted into the Staten Island Sports Hall of Fame.
Crowley with the Baltimore Orioles in 2006
|Outfielder / Designated hitter|
|Born: February 16, 1947|
Staten Island, New York
|September 4, 1969, for the Baltimore Orioles|
|Last MLB appearance|
|October 2, 1983, for the Montreal Expos|
|Runs batted in||229|
|Career highlights and awards|
Crowley played for the Orioles from 1969 to 1973 and in 1976–82. He was a backup player who could play the outfield and first base. When the designated hitter rule was implemented, he was the first Oriole to fulfill this role. However, he was best known during his playing career for being a pinch hitter. As of the end of 2008, Crowley's 108 career pinch-hits is still the 13th-most all-time, tied with Denny Walling.
In 865 games over 15 seasons, Crowley compiled a .250 batting average (379-for-1518) with 174 runs, 62 doubles, 1 triple, 42 home runs, 229 RBI, 222 base on balls, 181 strikeouts, .345 on-base percentage and .375 slugging percentage. He posted a .987 fielding percentage. In 13 post-season games, all in a pinch-hitting role (3 WS, 2 ALCS, 1 NLCS) he hit .273 (3-for-11) with 3 RBI.
Crowley has served as the hitting coach for the Baltimore Orioles from 1985 through 1988, the Minnesota Twins from 1991 through 1998, and the Orioles again from 1999 through 2010. Crowley served as a roving hitting instructor in the Orioles organization in 2011. He was an interim bullpen coach in 2011, following Mark Connor's resignation and the subsequent promotion of bullpen coach Rick Adair. In 2014, Crowley worked with Oriole Chris Davis on his hitting.
Crowley attended Long Island University, Brooklyn Campus, before being drafted by the Orioles in 1966.
| Baltimore Orioles hitting coach
| Minnesota Twins hitting coach
| Baltimore Orioles hitting coach
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