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
Drafted by the Oakland Athletics in the 19th round of the 1974 amateur draft.
Debut: April 12, 1980 (Age 27.051, 11,886th 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."...