Hall of Fame

Steve Liddle

TYPE Athlete
Steve Liddle played baseball for Lipscomb from 1978-81 where he was an outstanding catcher. During Steve's career he led the Lipscomb baseball program to the NAIA National Tournament four straight seasons. In 1979 Steve and the Bisons captured the NAIA National Championship that was played in Nashville, with Steve being named to the World Series All-Tournament team. During Steve's four-year career with Lipscomb he led the Bison program to an amazing 179 wins including 50 wins in 1978 and 51 wins in 1981. For Steve's efforts he was named All-District 24 in 1979, 1980 and in 1981. Steve signed with the California Angels organization where he played for nearly seven seasons. Since finishing his playing career Steve has been a very successful minor league manager for several teams in the Minnesota Twins organization. Steve Liddle will always be remembered as a true winner and one of the greatest catchers to wear a Lipscomb uniform.