Terry Lee “TJ” Friedl (born August 14, 1995) is an American professional baseball outfielder for the Cincinnati Reds of Major League Baseball (MLB).
After playing college baseball for the Nevada Wolf Pack, he signed with the Reds, receiving the largest bonus ever given to an undrafted free agent, in 2016.
Friedl made his MLB debut in 2021. He signed with the Cincinnati Reds in July 2016. He received a $732,500 signing bonus, the biggest bonus given to an undrafted free agent.
He made his professional debut with the Billings Mustangs of the Rookie-level Pioneer League, and hit two home runs in his first game. In total, he finished 2016 with a .347 batting average, three home runs, and 17 RBIs in 29 games.
In 2017, he played for both the Dayton Dragons and the Daytona Tortugas, posting a combined .273 batting average with seven home runs, 38 RBIs, and 16 stolen bases in 114 games between both teams.
Friedl spent 2018 with both Daytona and the Pensacola Blue Wahoos, batting .284/.381/.384 with five home runs, 51 RBIs, and thirty stolen bases in 131 games between the two clubs.
Friedl does not have any children at the moment, at his age he is focusing on his career as an outfielder for the Cincinnati Reds.