Ron Davis (davisro02)
Ronald Gene Davis
- Bats Right, Throws Right
- Height 6' 4", Weight 207 lb.
- School Blinn College
- High School Milby High School
- Debut July 29, 1978
- Final Game September 24, 1988
- Born August 6, 1955 in Houston, TX USA
On May 4, 1981, pitching for the New York Yankees against the California Angels, he struck out 8 consecutive batters to set a major league record for a reliever. That record stood until August 2, 2020, when Tyler Alexander of the Detroit Tigers struck out 9 consecutive batters in a relief appearance.
- AL All-Star (1981)
- AL Winning Percentage Leader (1979)
- 30 Saves Seasons: 1 (1983)