Ronald David Johnson
Positions: First Baseman, Catcher and Rightfielder
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 3", Weight: 215 lb.
Born: March 23, 1956 in Long Beach, CA
Schools: California State University Fresno (Fresno
, CA), Fullerton College (Fullerton
Drafted by the Kansas City Royals in the 24th round of the 1978 amateur draft.
Debut: September 12, 1982 (Age 26.173, 12,282nd in MLB history)
vs. MIN 0 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Teams (by GP): Royals/Expos 1982-1984
Last Game: June 22, 1984 (Age 28.091)
vs. NYM 0 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Relatives: Father of Chris Johnson
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