Carney Ray Lansford
Positions: Third Baseman and First Baseman
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 2", Weight: 195 lb.
Born: February 7, 1957 in San Jose, CA
High School: Wilcox HS (Santa Clara, CA) by the Drafted California Angels in the 3rd round of the 1975 amateur draft.
( All Transactions) Debut: April 8, 1978 (Age 21)
vs. OAK 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB Teams (by GP): Athletics/Angels/RedSox 1978-1992 Agents: Jerry Kapstein, previously: Leigh Steinberg [*] Final Game: October 4, 1992 (Age 35)
vs. MIL 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB Relatives: Brother of Joe Lansford
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News -- November 2013
11/30 mlbreports.com : The Best Teams In The MLB From 1980 – 2013: The Biggest Question Is, Who Owns 2004 – 2013, BOS or STL?: By Chuck Booth (Lead Baseball Analyst/Website Owner): Follow MLB Reports On Twitter There is only so much one can read in an article, ...
11/26 RoxPile: Eric Young, Blake Doyle finalize Rockies coaching staff: The Colorado Rockies filled out their coaching staff today, dubbing Blake Doyle their hitting coach and franchise favorite Eric ... News -- October 2013
10/1 Call to the Pen: Baseball History Today: October 1st: Injuries completely derailed Chris Carpenter’s 2013 season before it began and have continued to offer linger questions about ... News -- September 2013
9/24 RoxPile: Dante Bichette: “The Tug Of The Family Was Too Much”: You remember how tough Bob Apodaca had it in his final days as Rockies pitching coach? Remember the celebration when he finally ... News -- July 2013
7/10 Halo Hangout: Mike Trout and Howie Kendrick: Los Angeles Angels Hit Machines: When it comes to the Angels this season, words thrown around to describe the team generally lean towards the negative end of the ...
7/5 halosdaily.com: Halo History: A Brief History of Pilfering Shortstops from the Red Sox: Did you know that most of the great shortstops who have played for the Angels over the decades were mined from the Boston Red ... News -- May 2013
5/28 Subjective Baseball: Top 10 Third Basemen of the 1980s: Here is a list of the top third basemen of the 1980s. Why? Because I can. (Also, I'm going to try to return ...
5/27 The Cardboard Examiner: 1984 DONRUSS DIAMOND KINGS WADE BOGGS: KNOWN AS MUCH FOR HIS OCD AS HIS OBP.121 PLATE APPEARANCE SHORT OF QUALIFYING FOR THE BATTING TITLE IN '82.THE FRONT PAGEIn ... News -- February 2013
2/2 Blog Red Machine: Groundhog Day, Cincinnati Reds Edition: So Punxsutawney Phil saw no shadow. No biggie that there will be an early spring. Pitchers and catcher start to report next Monday. ... News -- November 2012
11/10 RoxPile: Filling The Colorado Rockies Coaching Staff: Now that Walt Weiss is officially the manager of the Colorado Rockies, it is time for he and the front office to fill the rest ... News -- July 2012
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 ... News -- May 2012
5/8 Baseball Musings: History Repeats: In 1982, Red Sox third baseman and American League batting champion Carney Lansford went down with an injury. That opened the ... News -- April 2012
4/14 Royally Speaking: Ned Yost's Perfect Lineup: After watching Jarrod Dyson make an out in four of his five plate appearances yesterday Ned Yost decided to give the speedster ... News -- March 2012
3/8 T Van Poppel RC Ret Plan: Interview: Gomes, Cowgill and Donaldson: On March 3rd, as a part of a visit to Spring Training in Peoria, Arizona, I was invited to come into the A’s clubhouse in ...
3/6 T Van Poppel RC Ret Plan: Interview: Gomes, Cowgill and Donaldson: On March 3rd, as a part of a visit to Spring Training in Peoria, Arizona, I was invited to come into the A’s clubhouse in ... News -- December 2011
12/12 B-R Blog: B-R: HoF Candidate – Edgardo Alfonzo: Edgardo Alfonzo Edgardo Antonio Alfonzo Positions: Third Baseman and Second Baseman Bats: Right, Throws: Right Height: 5' 11", ... News -- March 2011
3/5 T Van Poppel RC Ret Plan: Live Blogging: Giants @ A’s ST Game 7: 1:16PM MDT: Andy LaRoche is up, haven’t been able to gauge his ability yet at short, but so far this spring you gotta be ... News -- January 2011
1/14 B-R Blog: Most Doubles @ Fenway Park Since 1920: Who has hit the most doubles at Fenway Park since 1920? Here's the leaderboard on this one: Rk Player #Matching PA AB H 2B 6 ...
1/4 B-R Blog: Chet Lemon: I was just foolin'round with Play Index - looking for the best "relatively short career" guys not in the Hall of Fame. And, I ...