6-0, 185lb (183cm, 83kg)
Kansas City Royals (majors, 60-day IL)
July 7, 1995
in Hinesville, GA
Draft: Drafted by the Kansas City Royals in the 10th round of the 2016 MLB June Amateur Draft from Kennesaw State University (Kennesaw, GA).
School: Kennesaw State University (Kennesaw, GA)
April 9, 2019
21,858th in major league history)
vs. SEA 1.0 IP, 0 H, 2 SO, 0 BB, 0 ER
Exceeded rookie limits during 2019 season
2021 Contract Status:
Service Time (01/2021): 0.100
Arb Eligible: 2024
Free Agent: 2027
Full Name: Richard Tyler Lovelady
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