Ted Snidanko
Ted  Snidanko


Homer Glen, Ill.

High School:
Lockport Township

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 190





Streaking Ball State Tops Purdue in Midweek Action

Vilardo connects for his first home run as a Boilermaker.


Three-Run Homer Burns Boilers in 4-3 Loss to Kent State

Gibbs retired all 4 batters he faced & has now given up only 2 hits in 7 2/3 innings of relief.


Southpaw Shuts Down Purdue as Rutgers Even Series

Boilermakers record multiple hits in an inning only once.


Purdue Shuts Out Valparaiso, 2-0, to Win Home Opener

Bryant & Wood both strike out five as Purdue pitchers record 12 K's in shutout win.


Boilers Score 23 in Blowout Win to End Rubber Game Skid

Snidanko connects for a grand slam, drives in seven & finishes a single shy of the cycle.


Ted Snidanko, 2014 Photo Gallery

Ted Snidanko, 2014 Photo Galler


Purdue Baseball hosts Ohio State

Weekend photo gallery of Purdue Baseball's home series with Ohio State.


Purdue Baseball hosts Michigan

The Boilermakers host Michigan for a weekend series at Alexander Field. Photos by David Wegiel & Michael Ringor.


Purdue at Rice

Photos of Purdue's weekend series at Rice, courtesy of Ricardo Arrechea, Pedro Arrechea, John Cox & Georgia Palkowetz


Purdue at Tennessee

Photos of Purdue's season-opening series at Tennessee courtesy of Brenda Krieg

Purdue Personal Preferences
Favorite Pro Team: Chicago White Sox
Favorite Ball Player: Justin Verlander
Favorite Pro Stadium: U.S. Cellular Field
Favorite Field He's Played On (Other Than Purdue): U.S. Cellular Field
Most Unique Baseball Feat He's Witnessed: Mark Buehrle's No-Hitter in 2007
Favorite Marquee Sporting Event: Super Bowl
Current MLB Pitcher He'd Most Like to Face: Justin Verlander
Toughest Pitcher for Him to Face Among Teammates: Kyle Wood
Person He'd Like to Have Dinner With: Michael Jordan
Last Concert He Attended: Country Thunder
Favorite Author: Stephen King
Magazine He Subscribes To: Sports Illustrated
Favorite Actor & Actress: Mark Wahlberg & Olivia Wilde
Favorite Month: September
Favorite Holiday: Christmas
Favorite Cuisine: Mexican
Favorite Dessert: Candy
Favorite Outdoor Activity: Golf
Another Sport He Enjoys Playing: Basketball
Favorite Purdue Building: Mackey Arena
Favorite Big City: Chicago
Unique Travel Locale: Canada
Country He'd Like to Visit: Spain
Favorite Thing About Alexander Field: The Suites in the Press Box
Most Memorable Game at Purdue: Extra-Innings Win vs. Ohio State in 2014
Enjoyed this Professor's Class: John Neal, Entomology
Furry Friend: Brownie, Mixed-Breed Dog

2014 Photo Gallery

2015 Season
Individual Game-by-Game Stats

2014 Season
Snidanko played in 23 games and started 18 times... started the first nine games of the season and seven times in Big Ten play... missed about two weeks due to injury in April after running into the fence at Illinois-Chicago while making a diving catch in center field... returned for the Michigan series and started at least one game each of the final five weekends... hit safely in three straight games twice... first collegiate hit was a single in the finale of the Tennessee series... doubled, walked and scored at Indiana State... recorded four outfield assists over an eight-game stretch late in the season to help Purdue lead the Big Ten in outfield assists through the end of the regular season... threw out runners at second base and home plate in the finale of the Indiana series... reached base safely twice in a game four times. Individual Game-by-Game Stats

High School
Snidanko was a four-year letter-winner for coach Andy Satunas at Lockport Township High School in suburban Chicago... batted .450 as a freshman, .410 as a sophomore and .330 as a senior... helped Lockport post a 32-8 record on the way to winning regional and sectional titles as a senior... three-year honor roll student.

Full name is Theodore Thomas Snidanko... born in Oak Lawn, Ill.... parents are Ted and Shannon Snidanko... family also includes brothers Jim and John... majoring in Law and society.