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Dave Righetti  

Dave Righetti  


Proper Name
David Allan Righetti
High Level
MLB (1979-1995)
P (793)
Ht / Wt
6-4 / 210
Bats / Throws
Left / Left
High School
Pioneer (San Jose,CA)
San Jose City College (San Jose,CA),
draft posit
MLB Debut
MLB Teams
NYA [12] SFN [3] TEX [2] CHA [1] TOR [1] OAK [1]
mlbam id
Stat Capsuleerawhipw-lggssviphso
Career MLB [1979-1995]3.461.3482-79718892521,403.712871112
Player Tags
Player Notes:  Brother of Steve Righetti ... [2023] Bullpen Coach for Team USA in the 2023 World Baseball Classic
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year tranx date end date mlb org level Transaction Description status minor team 40man age
1995 1995-11-09 current -- -- Granted free agency Hist -- No 36.346
1995 1995-04-12 1995-11-09 CHA MLB Signed to Minor League contract Hist -- No 36.135
1994 1994-10-11 1995-04-12 -- -- Released by Blue Jays Hist -- No 35.317
1994 1994-05-13 1994-10-11 TOR MLB Signed to Minor League contract Hist -- No 35.166
1994 1994-04-27 1994-05-13 -- -- Released by Athletics Hist -- No 35.150
1993 1993-12-23 1994-04-27 OAK MLB Signed to 1-year contract for 1994-1994 ($1.75m) [Free Agent] Hist -- No 35.025
1993 1993-11-09 1993-12-23 -- -- Released by Giants Hist -- No 34.346
1990 1990-12-04 1993-11-09 SFN MLB Signed to 4-year contract for 1991-1994 ($10m) [Free Agent] Hist -- No 32.006
1990 1990-11-05 1990-12-04 -- -- Granted free agency Hist -- No 31.342
1987 1987-12-23 1990-11-05 NYA MLB Signed to 3-year contract for 1988-1990 ($4.3m) [Free Agent] Hist -- No 29.025
1987 1987-11-09 1987-12-23 -- -- Granted free agency Hist -- No 28.346
1984 1984-06-17 1984-07-02 NYA MLB DL - Cut index finger *Tore his hand on edge of water cooler while gesturing in bullpen* Injury -- No 25.202
1978 1978-11-10 1984-06-17 NYA MLB Traded from Texas Rangers with Juan Beniquez, Mike Griffin, Paul Mirabella and Greg Jemison to New York Yankees for Domingo Ramos, Mike Heath, Sparky Lyle, Larry McCall and Dave Rajsich Hist -- No 19.347
1977 1977-01-11 1978-11-10 TEX MLB Signed out of draft (San Jose City College) Hist -- No 18.044
14 record(s)
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