Raymond Otis Boone
Ike Positions: Third Baseman, Shortstop and First Baseman
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 0", Weight: 172 lb.
Born: July 27, 1923 in San Diego, CA High School: Herbert Hoover HS (San Diego, CA) by the Signed Cleveland Indians as an amateur free agent in 1942.
( All Transactions) Debut: September 3, 1948 (Age 25)
vs. SLB 2 AB, 1 H, 0 HR, 1 RBI, 0 SB Teams (by GP): Tigers/Indians/WhiteSox/Athletics/RedSox/... 1948-1960 Final Game: August 11, 1960 (Age 37)
vs. CLE 3 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Died: October 17, 2004 in San Diego, CA Buried: El Camino Memorial Park, San Diego, CA
Relatives: Father of Bob Boone, Grandfather of Aaron Boone and Grandfather of Bret Boone View Player Bio from the SABR BioProject
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News -- February 2013
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3/2 B-R Blog: Lots of RBI; Not So Many Runs Scored: In Major League history there have been 492 instances of a player posting at least 120 RBI in a season. Typically, a player ... News -- February 2011
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1/31 The Writer's Journey: This wonderful 1960 Topps Ray Boone card could be yours!: Ray Boone is the father of Bob Boone, grandfather of Aaron Boone and Bret Boone. If you’re into three generational baseball ...
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