Second Baseman and Third Baseman
6-1, 175lb (185cm, 79kg)
September 18, 1959
in Spokane, WA
Draft: Drafted by the Philadelphia Phillies in the 20th round of the 1978 MLB June Amateur Draft from North Central HS (Spokane, WA).
High School: North Central HS (Spokane, WA)
September 2, 1981
12,103rd in MLB history)
vs. ATL 0 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
September 28, 1997
vs. STL 2 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Hall of Fame: Inducted as Player in 2005.
(Voted by BBWAA on 393/516 ballots)
View Ryne Sandberg's Page at the Baseball Hall of Fame (plaque, photos, videos).
Exceeded rookie limits during 1982 season
Agents: Jim Turner, Richie Bry
Full Name: Ryne Dee Sandberg
Ryno or Kid Natural
Relatives: Uncle of Jared Sandberg