James Edward Rice (Jim Ed)
Positions: Leftfielder and Designated Hitter
Born: March 8, 1953 in Anderson, SC
High School: T. L. Hanna HS (Anderson, SC)
Drafted by the Boston Red Sox in the 1st round (15th pick) of the 1971 amateur draft. (All Transactions)
Debut: August 19, 1974 (Age 21.164, 11,137th in MLB history) vs. CHW 2 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 1 RBI, 0 SB
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1975 season [*]
Team: RedSox 1974-1989
Agents: George Kalafatis, previously: Tony Pennacchia [*]
Last Game: August 3, 1989 (Age 36.148) vs. CLE 3 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Inducted into the Hall of Fame by BBWAA as Player in 2009 (412/539 ballots).
View Jim Rice Page at the Baseball Hall of Fame (plaque, photos, videos).
View Player Bio from the SABR BioProject
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