Raymond Keith King
Burger Position: Pitcher
Bats: Left, Throws: Left
Height: 6' 1", Weight: 225 lb.
Born: January 15, 1974 in Chicago, IL
High School: Ripley HS (Ripley, TN) School: Lambuth University (Jackson, TN) by the Drafted Cincinnati Reds in the 8th round of the 1995 amateur draft. Signed June 2, 1995.
( All Transactions) Debut: May 21, 1999 (Age 25)
vs. ATL 0.2 IP, 1 H, 0 SO, 1 BB, 1 ER Teams (by GP): Brewers/Cardinals/Braves/Rockies/Nationals/... 1999-2008 Agents: Tom O'Connell, previously: Dave Meier [*] Final Game: April 23, 2008 (Age 34)
vs. NYM 0.2 IP, 3 H, 0 SO, 0 BB, 2 ER
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News -- September 2013
9/2 The Cardinal Nation Blog: Who was the best minor league acquisition in Cardinals history?: The St. Louis Cardinals have acquired many players over time, but which minor league addition became the best as a major leaguer? ... News -- June 2013
6/24 stlCupOfJoe's Sports Page: Dealing Drew Left the Cards with an Ace: December 14, 2003 will be forever remembered as the day in which the St. Louis Cardinals completed one of the greatest trades ... News -- May 2013
5/8 Indians Baseball Insider: Hermida settling in with new team and working on consistency: After being selected as a No. 1 draft pick (11th overall) in the 2002 Major League Baseball Draft by the Florida Marlins, ... News -- March 2013
3/30 Redbird Rants: Adam Wainwright Extension: How Did We Get Here?: It’s hard to believe it has been nearly 10 full years since then Cardinals GM Walt Jocketty got together with then Braves ... News -- January 2013
1/16 STLCardinalBaseball: Cardinals Top Tens: Starting PitchersAfter a long awaited return, I am back along with my favorite segment Cardinals Top Tens. We have already taken ... ... News -- August 2012
8/22 STLCardinalBaseball: Player Spotlight: Adam Wainwright: Sometimes you just really don’t know what you’ve got until it is gone. Not only was that previous statement very ... News -- May 2012
5/23 MLBTradeRumors: Jack Of All Trades: Jason Marquis: To paraphrase the prominent philosopher Chico Escuela, "Jason Marquis been berry, berry good to MLB Trade Rumors."
Marquis ... News -- January 2012
1/24 El Maquino: JD DREW LIKELY TO RETIRE SOON: It looks like J.D. Drew is about to hang ‘em up after 14 “coulda been” seasons in the Big Leagues. After assaulting ... News -- December 2011
12/13 MLBTradeRumors: NL East Links: Rollins, Conrad, Mets, Baxter: Eight years ago today, the Braves acquired J.D. Drew and Eli Marrero from the Cardinals in exchange for Ray King, Jason Marquis, ... News -- November 2011
11/4 High Heat Stats: Twice as many games as innings pitched: Many of us saw this developing as the year went along, but 2011 saw two additions to a very small club: appearing in at least ... News -- October 2011
10/27 STLCardinalBaseball: Cardinals exercise options on Wainwright: The Cardinals officially exercised the 2012 and 2013 options on Ace Pitcher Adam Wainwright, which will bring him a total ...
10/9 B-R Blog: All-time Cardinals/Brewers team: In honor of the rematch of the 1982 World Series that will occur in the 2011 NLCS, here is a stab at the all-time team of players ... News -- April 2011
4/14 The Captain's Blog: Lobbing Hand Grenades: Feliciano’s Arm Goes Limp, but Cashman Continues to Throw His Words Around: Pedro Feliciano didn’t make this much news when he was almost literally pitching every day for the Mets, but in his short tenure ...
4/1 Fungoes.net: Player group brings class-action suit against La Russa: Just when Opening Day couldn’t get much worse for Tony La Russa, whose Cardinals dropped their home opener 5-3 to the Padres, ... News -- March 2011
3/7 The Process Report: Bonus TPR11 Section: The Braves’ Bullpens: This was going to be a sidebar style thing for a chapter that never actually got wrote, so hey, enjoy. Can a team really juggle ... News -- December 2010
News -- November 2010
11/5 MLBTradeRumors: Amateur Signing Bonuses: Cardinals: Next up in our series looking at each team's amateur spending, the Cardinals...
J.D. Drew, $3MM (1998)
Shelby Miller, ... News -- September 2010
9/1 MLBTradeRumors: September Trades: It's officially September, but the trading season isn't necessarily over. Here's what you need to know about dealmaking after ...