Timothy Shawn Teufel (born July 7, 1958 in Greenwich, Connecticut) is a former Major League Baseball second baseman. Teufel was a member of the 1986 World Series champion New York Mets. Throughout his career, Teufel was also known for his batting stance, the "Teufel shuffle," in which he wiggled his hips back and forth before the pitcher's delivery. Teufel has appeared on The Good Doctor on SNY.
He joined in as roving instructor for 2001 and 2002. He was named the manager of the Brooklyn Cyclones for 2003 replacing Howard Johnson then replaced by Tony Tijerina in 2004. He was then manager of the St.Lucie Mets from '04 to 2005. In '06 he was replaced by Gary Carter.
In 2007 he was the manager of the Savannah Sand Gnats. He returned to St.Lucie manager from 2008-2009. In 2010 he was manager of the Binghamton Mets. He was the manager for the Buffalo Bisons only for the 2011 season. He replaced Ken Oberkfell and was later replaced by Wally Backman.
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