Ricardo Adolfo Jacobo Carty
Beeg Boy born Ricardo Adolfo Jacobo Carty
Positions: Leftfielder, Designated Hitter and First Baseman
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 3", Weight: 200 lb.
Born: September 1, 1939 in San Pedro de Macoris, San Pedro de Macoris, Dominican Republic
High School: San Pedro de Macoris (San Pedro de Macoris, DO) by the Signed Milwaukee Braves as an amateur free agent in 1959.
( All Transactions) Debut: September 15, 1963 (Age 24)
vs. STL 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB Teams (by GP): Braves/Indians/BlueJays/Rangers/Athletics/... 1963-1979 Final Game: September 23, 1979 (Age 40)
vs. NYY 4 AB, 1 H, 0 HR, 2 RBI, 0 SB Relatives: Uncle of Julio Santana
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News -- November 2013
11/15 elysianfielders.com: Which Braves Hit the Giants?: The Braves are the oldest continuously-operating franchise in major-league baseball, and have been playing the Giants since 1883. ... News -- October 2013
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7/3 Tomahawk Take: Braves’ Unlucky 13?: Just prior to game 1 of the series with the Miami Marlins, the Braves had exactly 13 games remaining before the half. Some say ... News -- May 2013
5/20 Billy-Ball.com: Miguel Cabrera perfect at the plate with 3 homers, 5 RBI and 4 runs scored: Against the Rangers, Miguel Cabrera went 4-4 with three homers, five RBI and four runs scored. Too bad he couldn’t pitch ... News -- April 2013
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3/21 Call to the Pen: Dominican Republic: The Right Team Became WBC Champ: The team representing the country that considers baseball to be its National Pastime won the 2013 World Baseball Classic and it’s ...
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2/27 Jays Journal: The History of Our Home Openers: 1979: After a pretty dismal second season, we started to see the beginnings of our championship reign. Alfredo Griffin, Dave Stieb, ...
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7/18 Baseball Musings: More McLovin for McCutchen: Devon Young sends this message about Andrew McCutchen: Woah… have you seen McCutchen’s batting line from May ...
7/12 Southside Showdown: Old Man Finds New Power: Who leads the White Sox in home runs at the All-Star Break? Yes, of course it’s Adam Dunn. But who’s second ... News -- January 2012
1/15 High Heat Stats: The Oldest Pair of Starting ________ in a Game: Years ago when I was a child, I remember it being a big deal that the American League featured two 42 year old catchers, ... News -- December 2011
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6/6 B-R Blog: Just how bad is Albert Pujols’ season?: Albert Pujols is having a subpar season by his own amazing standards. (OK, I wrote this post minutes before Pujols' second straight ... News -- March 2011
3/24 NY Baseball Digest: Will DiMaggio’s Streak Ever Be Broken?: Kostya Kennedy, author of the new Joe DiMaggio book “56: Joe DiMaggio and the Last Magic Number in Sports,” joined ... News -- January 2011
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