Dennis Lee Rasmussen
Bats: Left, Throws: Left
Height: 6' 7", Weight: 230 lb.
Born: April 18, 1959 in Los Angeles, CA
High School: Bear Creek HS (Lakewood, CO) School: Creighton University (Omaha, NE) by the Drafted California Angels in the 1st round (17th pick) of the 1980 amateur draft.
( All Transactions) Debut: September 16, 1983 (Age 24.151)
vs. ATL 2.0 IP, 2 H, 2 SO, 1 BB, 0 ER Exceeded rookie limits during 1984 season Rookie Status: [*]
Teams (by GP): Padres/Yankees/Royals/Reds/Cubs 1983-1995 Agents: Jerry Kapstein [*] Final Game: July 1, 1995 (Age 36.074)
Relatives: Grandson of Bill Brubaker
About biographical information
News -- May 2014
5/13 Padres Public: Choosing a Replica Retro Jersey: One of the better Padres promotions for this season will happen on 24 May, as part of the 1984 NL Championship team celebrations ... News -- April 2014
4/21 The Greatest 21 Days: Jose Mota, Special Day - 130: Originally published July 26, 2011, updated April 2014Dennis Rasmussen met Jose Mota on a rehabilitation assignment to AAA Las ... News -- March 2014
3/30 It's About the Money (Stupid): This Day In History: March 30, 1984: It was 30 years ago today when longtime Yankee third baseman and two-time World Series Champion Graig Nettles was traded to the ... News -- December 2013
12/25 SABER BUCS: ??? Wandy Rodriguez ???: How in the world can anybody have any idea what $13 million ($8M paid by Pirates) will purchase from Wandy Rodriguez in 2014? ... News -- June 2013
6/16 Bleeding Yankee Blue: DENNIS RASMUSSEN: MY HERO OF THE 80's:
the Yankees playing in the 980’s was both thrilling and exasperating. The
lineup was just a hitting machine, ... News -- May 2013
5/27 Baseball With Matt: My Adventures at the Hall of Fame Classic 5/26/13: Hey baseball fans!I just went up to the Hall of Fame because I had press credentials to attend the Hall of Fame Classic and I ...
5/22 The Cardboard Examiner: 1981 TOPPS TOMMY JOHN: ALONG WITH BABE RUTH, THE MOST FAMOUS NAME IN BASEBALL.FOR THOSE OVER 40, MAGNIFYING GLASS RECOMMENDED.THE FRONT PAGEPicked up ... News -- August 2012
8/8 WasWatching: Yankees Pitchers To Allow 22+ HR In Team’s First 110 Games Of The Season: Since 1918 - Rk Player Year GS IP HR 6 1 Dennis Rasmussen 1987 Ind. Games 13 78.0 27 2 Phil Hughes 2012 Ind. Games 17 98.1 26 ... News -- July 2012
7/30 The Captain's Blog: Yankees an Exception to MLB’s Bizarro Trade Deadline: The Boston Red Sox and Philadelphia Phillies are sellers? The Pittsburgh Pirates, Oakland Athletics, and Baltimore Orioles have ... News -- April 2012
4/26 MLBTradeRumors: This Date In Transactions History: Graig Nettles: There are a number of reasons why a club might trade a former All-Star. Most of the time, it has more to do with production ... News -- January 2012
1/27 Bus League Baseball: All-Time MLB Draft: Round 10 (Picks 451-500): At least a year ago, maybe longer, I had an idea: wouldn’t it be cool to go through every draft pick in major league history, ... News -- July 2011
7/26 The Greatest 21 Days: Jose Mota, Special Day - 516: Dennis Rasmussen met Jose Mota on a rehabilitation assignment to AAA Las Vegas. They met again in the majors, Jose Mota called ... News -- June 2011
6/23 B-R Blog: Cliff Lee’s consecutive shutouts and Kyle Lohse’s 0 BB, 0 K game: In last night's Phillies-Cardinals game, both starting pitchers did something pretty unusual. Cliff Lee pitched his second consecutive ... News -- May 2011
5/20 YankeeAnalysts.com: How great Yankee careers have ended: With the recent Jorge Posada-drama, I thought it would be interesting to take a look back and see how some legendary Yankees ... News -- April 2011
4/23 WasWatching: Before Colon, Garcia, Millwood & Silva: These guys once pitched for the Yankees too: Player John Candelaria Pascual Perez Dennis Rasmussen Scott Sanderson John Montefusco ... News -- November 2010
11/25 NY Baseball Digest: NYBD Radio on Thanksgiving: I will be taking the day off today, but figured I would leave the baseball starved fans some things to do after you stuff yourself ... News -- September 2010
9/3 MLBTradeRumors: Remembering The 1982 Trade Deadline: Ah, who can forget 1982. The Falklands War taught a nation where the Falkland Islands are, and that there's something called the ...