Richard Eugene Lysander
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 2", Weight: 190 lb.
Born: February 21, 1953 in Huntington Park, CA
Schools: California State University Los Angeles (Los Angeles, CA), Citrus College (Glendora, CA), San Jose State University (San Jose, CA)
Drafted by the Oakland Athletics in the 19th round of the 1974 amateur draft.
Debut: April 12, 1980 (Age 27.051, 11,884th in MLB history)
vs. MIN 1.2 IP, 2 H, 0 SO, 0 BB, 0 ER
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1983 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Twins/Athletics 1980-1985
Last Game: October 1, 1985 (Age 32.222)
About biographical information
News -- May 2016
- 5-27 Twinstrivia.com: This Day in Twins History – May 27: May 27 has not always been kind to the Twins over the years. 5/27/1964 – In the first game of a doubleheader at Dodger Stadium...
News -- August 2015
- 8-16 Twinstrivia.com: The 1975 Minnesota Twins and a seven year old boy: Today we have a guest post by Treavor Lenz who is celebrating the 40th anniversary of his first Twins gameÂ which he saw at Met...
News -- February 2015
- 2-22 The Greatest 21 Days: Rick Lysander, Multiple Returns - 569: Originally published April 5, 2011The save had been a rocky one for the veteran reliever, but Rick Lysander got it."A bad hop,...
News -- January 2014
- 1-7 Twinstrivia.com: This Day in Twins History – January 7: 1/7/82 – The Twins sent catcher Scotti Madison and pitcher Paul VoigtÂ to the Dodgers and acquired pitcher Bobby Castillo...
News -- August 2013
- 8-10 Twinstrivia.com: According to Elias: Justin Morneau hit two homers and drove in five runs in the Twins’ win over the White Sox in the day portion of the day/night...
News -- May 2011
- 5-14 B-R Blog: Bad Week For A Relief Pitcher: Detroit Michael recently asked if any pitcher had a week like the one Brandon LeagueÂ had this week.Â And, the answer is "yes."...