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Note: This is the page for major league pitcher Ryan Webb. For the minor league outfielder Ryan Webb who played in the Angels system from 2001 to 2002, please click here.
Ryan Christopher Webb
- Bats Right, Throws Right
- Height 6' 6", Weight 205 lb.
- High School Clearwater Central Catholic High School
- Debut July 8, 2009
- Born February 5, 1986 in Clearwater, FL USA
 Biographical Information
The son of Hank Webb, pitcher Ryan Webb was selected by the Oakland Athletics in the fourth round of the 2004 amateur draft. He was signed by scout Steve Barningham and made his pro debut that summer with the AZL Athletics, going 1-1 with a 4.87 ERA in 8 games. The next year, he was 5-11 with a 4.76 ERA in 28 appearances for the Kane County Cougars. He was with the Stockton Ports in 2006, posting a 8-9 record and a 5.28 ERA in 23 starts. In 2007, he went 4-7 with a 5.75 ERA in 15 games for Stockton and earned his first taste of AA ball, posting a 9.12 ERA and picking up 4 losses in 5 starts for the Midland RockHounds. He went 9-8 in 25 games with Midland in 2008.
On July 5, 2009 Webb was traded by the A's with a player to be named later and Craig Italiano to the San Diego Padres for Scott Hairston. Webb made his major league debut as a reliever for the Padres three days later. The A's sent Sean Gallagher to the Padres to complete the trade on July 28.