From BR Bullpen
Edward Louis Ricks
- Bats Right, Throws Right
- Height 6' 4", Weight 200 lb.
- School Grambling State University
- Debut None (appeared on the active roster of the Yankees in September of 1977 but failed to get in a game)
- Born January 5, 1951 in Bastrop, LA USA
 Biographical Information
Pitcher Ed Ricks was drafted in the 6th round of the 1972 amateur draft by the New York Yankees. He led the 1972 Appalachian League with 97 IP, 100 H, 72 R, and 56 ER. Ricks spent 1975-1976 with the Syracuse Chiefs and was on the Yankees 1977 spring roster, but never appeared in a game at the Major League level. However, he appeared on the Yankees active Major League roster in September of 1977.
In 2011, Ricks is an assistant coach at Academy of Art University.