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Charles Gardner "Old Hoss" Radbourn -- b.12/11/1854 d.2/5/1897 (42)
MLB Pitcher
Misc: pitcher who in 1884 won 60 games and lost 12, pitching a total of 672 innings, the equivalent of almost 75 nine-inning games. He retired with 308 wins and 35 shutouts. So who needs 3 days rest?
Sports Teams: Buffalo Bisons (1880), Providence Grays (1881-1885), Boston Beaneaters (1886-1889), Boston Reds (1890), Cincinnati Reds (1891)

Dave Rader -- b.12/26/1948
MLB Pitcher

Doug Rader -- b.7/30/1944
MLB Manager, MLB Third Baseman
Names/Places: NN:The Red Rooster
Misc: 5x Gold Glove
Sports Teams: Houston Astros

Scott Radinsky -- b.3/3/1968
Punk Rock Singer, MLB Player
Group Names: Pulley

Brad Radke -- b.10/27/1972
MLB Pitcher
Sports Teams: Minnesota Twins

Timothy Raines -- b.9/16/1959
MLB Coach, MLB Outfielder
Names/Places: NN: Rock
Misc: All Star MVP 1987, 7x All-Star, 3x World Series champion, 4x NL stolen base leader; Expos #30 retired
Sports Teams: Montreal Expos (1979-1990), Chicago White Sox (1991-1995), New York Yankees (1996-1998), Oakland Athletics (1999), Montreal Expos (2001), Baltimore Orioles (2001), Florida Marlins (2002)

Dave Rajsich -- b.9/28/1951
MLB Pitcher
Sports Teams: New York Yankees

Aramis Ramírez -- b.6/25/1978 N.S.
MLB Player, Dominican Republican

Felo Ramírez -- b.6/22/1923 N.S. d.8/22/2017 N.S. (94)
Baseball Announcer, Cuban
Misc: Ford C. Frick Award winner in 2001
Sports Teams: Miami Marlins (Spanish language broadcaster)

Hanley Ramírez -- b.12/23/1983 N.S.
MLB Shortstop, Dominican Republican

José (B. 1990) Ramírez -- b.1/21/1990 N.S.
MLB Pitcher
Names/Places: RN: José Altagracia Ramírez

José Ramírez -- b.9/17/1992 N.S.
MLB Third Baseman
Names/Places: RN: José Enrique Ramírez

Manny Ramirez -- b.5/30/1972
MLB Left Fielder, Dominican Republican
Misc: World Series MVP in 2004
Sports Teams: Boston Red Sox

Mario Ramírez -- b.9/12/1952
MLB Shortstop, Puerto Rican

Rafael Ramírez -- b.2/18/1959
MLB Player, Dominican Republican

Fernando Ramsey -- b.12/20/1965
MLB Outfielder, Panamaian

Joe Randa -- b.12/18/1969
MLB Third Baseman

Len Randle -- b.2/12/1949
MLB Player

Willie Randolph -- b.7/6/1954
MLB Player

Merritt Ranew -- b.5/10/1938 d.10/18/2011 (73)
MLB Catcher

Pat Rapp -- b.7/13/1967
MLB Pitcher

Vic Raschi -- b.3/28/1919 d.10/14/1988 (69)
MLB Player

Colby Rasmus -- b.8/11/1986 N.S.
MLB Center Fielder
Sports Teams: Houston Astros

Dennis Rasmussen -- b.4/18/1959
MLB Pitcher

Dick Rau -- b.12/15/1948
MLB Player

Jon Rauch -- b.9/27/1978
MLB Pitcher

Johnny Ray -- b.3/1/1957
MLB Second Baseman

Harold R. "Tubby" Raymond -- b.11/14/1926 N.S. d.12/8/2017 N.S. (91)
College Baseball Coach, College Football Coach
Misc: in the College Football Hall of Fame
Sports Teams: University of Delaware (baseball 1956-64, football 1954-2001)

Randy Ready -- b.1/8/1960
MLB Coach, MLB Player

Jeff Reardon -- b.10/1/1955
MLB Pitcher

Jeff Reboulet -- b.4/30/1964
MLB Player

Josh Reddick -- b.2/19/1987 N.S.
MLB Right Fielder
Misc: Gold Glove; active as of 2015

Mike Redmond -- b.5/5/1971
MLB Manager, MLB Catcher

Gary Redus -- b.11/1/1956
MLB Player

Jeff Reed -- b.11/12/1962
MLB Player

Jody Reed -- b.7/26/1962
MLB Second Baseman

Rick Reed -- b.8/16/1964
MLB Player

Steve Reed -- b.3/11/1966
MLB Pitcher

Jimmie Reese -- b.10/1/1901 d.7/13/1994 (92)
MLB Player

"Pee Wee" Reese -- b.7/23/1918 d.8/14/1999 (81)
MLB Shortstop
Names/Places: RFN:Harold Henry
Misc: some say b. 1919
Sports Teams: Brooklyn/Los Angeles Dodgers (1940-1942, 1946-1958)

Pokey Reese -- b.6/10/1973
MLB Player
Names/Places: RFN:Calvin
Misc: 2x Gold Glove, I wonder if he had a friend named Gumby?
Sports Teams: Cincinnatti Reds, Pittsburgh Pirates, Boston Red Sox

Dan Reichert -- b.7/12/1976
MLB Coach, MLB Pitcher

Kevin Reimer -- b.6/28/1964
MLB Outfielder

Jerry Reinsdorf -- b.2/25/1936 N.S.
MLB Owner, NBA Owner
Sports Teams: Chicago Bulls (owner), Chicago White Sox (owner)

Pete Reiser -- b.3/17/1919 N.S. d.10/25/1981 N.S. (62)
MLB Outfielder
Names/Places: NN:Pistol Pete

Ken Reitz -- b.6/24/1951 N.S.
MLB Player
Misc: Gold Glove
Sports Teams: St. Louis Cardinals (1972-1975, 1977-1980)

Bryan Rekar -- b.6/3/1972
MLB Pitcher

Desi Relaford -- b.9/16/1973
MLB Player

Mike Remlinger -- b.3/23/1966
MLB Pitcher

Steve Renko -- b.12/10/1944
MLB Pitcher

Laurence Henry Rennert Jr. -- b.6/12/1934
MLB Umpire
Names/Places: NN:Dutch

Èdgar Rentería -- b.8/7/1975
MLB Shortstop, Colombian
Misc: 2x World Series champion, World Series MVP 2010, 5x All-Star, 2x Gold Glove, 3x Silver Slugger
Sports Teams: Florida Marlins, St. Louis Cardinals, Atlanta Braves, San Francisco Giants

John "Rip" Repulski -- b.10/4/1928 d.2/10/1993 (64)
MLB Player

Merv Rettenmund -- b.6/6/1943
MLB Coach, MLB Player

Ed Reulbach -- b.12/1/1882 d.7/17/1961 (78)
MLB Pitcher

Rick Reuschel -- b.5/16/1949
MLB Pitcher
Misc: 3x All-Star, 2x Gold Glove
Sports Teams: Chicago Cubs, New York Yankees, Pittsburgh Pirates, San Francisco Giants

Jerry Reuss -- b.6/19/1949
MLB Pitcher

Al Reyes -- b.4/10/1971
MLB Pitcher, Dominican Republican

Carlos Reyes -- b.4/4/1969
MLB Pitcher

Gilberto Reyes -- b.12/10/1963
MLB Catcher, Dominican Republican

José Reyes -- b.6/11/1983 N.S.
MLB Shortstop, Dominican Republican

Allie Reynolds -- b.2/10/1915 d.12/26/1994 (79)
MLB Pitcher
Misc: 1952 AL ERA leader (2.07)

Craig Reynolds -- b.12/27/1952
MLB Shortstop

Harold Reynolds -- b.11/26/1960
Sports Analyst, MLB Second Baseman
Misc: 3x Gold Glove
Sports Teams: Seattle Mariners (1983-1992), Baltimore Orioles (1993), California Angels (1994)

R. J. Reynolds -- b.4/19/1960
MLB Player
Names/Places: RFMN:Richard Joshua

Shane Reynolds -- b.3/26/1968
MLB Pitcher

Armando Reynoso -- b.5/1/1966
MLB Pitcher, Mexican
Misc: in the Mexican Professional Baseball Hall of Fame

Rick Rhoden -- b.5/16/1953
Golfer, MLB Pitcher
Misc: 3x Silver Slugger, 2x All-Star
Sports Teams: New York Yankees

Arthur Rhodes -- b.10/24/1969
MLB Pitcher

"Dusty" Rhodes -- b.5/13/1927 d.6/17/2009 (82)
MLB Player
Names/Places: RFMN:James Jamar

Karl Rhodes -- b.8/21/1968
MLB Player

Frank Riccelli -- b.2/24/1953
MLB Pitcher

Jim Rice -- b.3/8/1953
MLB Player
Names/Places: NN: Jim Ed; b. in Anderson, SC
Misc: 8x All-Star, 2x Silver Slugger, 2x AL RBI leader, led AL in HR's 1977-78,'83; AL MVP 1978; Red Sox #14 retired
Sports Teams: Boston Red Sox (1974-1989)

Sam Rice -- b.2/20/1890 d.10/13/1974 (84)
MLB Right Fielder, MLB Pitcher
Sports Teams: Washington Senators (1915-1933), Cleveland Indians (1934)

James Rodney Richard -- b.3/7/1950
MLB Pitcher

Jeff Richards -- b.11/1/1922 d.7/28/1989 (66)
Actor, MLB Player
TV Shows: Jefferson Drum

Paul Richards -- b.11/23/1924 d.12/10/1974 (50)
Actor, MLB Player

Rusty Richards -- b.1/27/1965
MLB Pitcher

Bobby Richardson -- b.8/19/1935
MLB Coach, MLB Second Baseman
Misc: 5x Gold Glove, World Series MVP 1960; World Series record for RBIs in one series [12], and in one game in the series [6] and for most hits in a series [13] -all in 1960
Sports Teams: New York Yankees

Dot Richardson -- b.9/22/1961
Softball Player
Misc: Infielder

Pete Richert -- b.10/29/1939
MLB Pitcher

Branch Rickey -- b.12/20/1881 d.12/9/1965 (83)
Executive, MLB Manager, MLB Player
Misc: instrumental in breaking baseball's color barrier '47; initiated the minor league farm system in 1919; Cardinals and Baseball Halls of Fame member
Sports Teams: St. Louis Browns (player 1905-1906), New York Highlanders (player 1907), St. Louis Browns (player 1914), St. Louis Browns (manager 1913-1915), St. Louis Cardinals (manager 1919-1925), St. Louis Browns (G.M. 1913-1915, 1919), St. Louis Cardinals (G.M. 1919-1942), Brooklyn Dodgers (G.M. 1943-1950), Pittsburgh Pirates (G.M. 1950-1955)

Greg Riddoch -- b.7/17/1945
MLB Manager, MLB Coach

John Riedling -- b.8/29/1975
MLB Player

Brad Rigby -- b.5/14/1973
MLB Player

Jarrod Riggan -- b.5/16/1974
MLB Pitcher

Jim Riggleman -- b.11/9/1952
MLB Manager, MLB Coach

Adam Riggs -- b.10/4/1972
MLB First Baseman

Dave Righetti -- b.11/28/1958
MLB Coach, MLB Pitcher
Sports Teams: New York Yankees, San Francisco Giants

William Rigney -- b.1/29/1918 d.2/20/2001 (83)
MLB Manager, MLB Player
Sports Teams: San Francisco Giants

José Rijo -- b.5/13/1965
MLB Pitcher, Dominican Republican
Misc: beat the Oakland A's twice and claimed the MVP award during the 1990 World Series (Reds).
Sports Teams: New York Yankees, Cincinnatti Reds

Ernest Riles -- b.10/2/1960
MLB Player

Ricardo Rincón -- b.4/13/1970
MLB Pitcher, Mexican

Álex Ríos -- b.2/18/1981 N.S.
MLB Right Fielder, Puerto Rican

Armando Ríos -- b.9/13/1971
MLB Outfielder, Puerto Rican

Billy Ripken -- b.12/16/1964
MLB Second Baseman

Cal Ripken Jr. -- b.8/24/1960
MLB Shortstop
Misc: 19x All Star, 2x Gold Glove, 8x Silver Slugger; over 2300 hits; AL Rookie of Year (1982); consecutive game playing streak reached 2,009 when '94 players' strike interrupted season on Aug. 12; the streak, which began on May 30, 1982, is longer than Lou Gehrig's 2,130; holder of the record for playing every inning (8243) in 910 games between 1982-87; AL MVP 1983 and 1991, All Star MVP 1991 and 2001; Orioles #8 retired
Sports Teams: Baltimore Orioles (1981-2001)

Cal Ripken Sr. -- b.12/17/1935 d.3/25/1999 (63)
MLB Manager, MLB Player

Thomas Steven Rippley -- b.5/2/1954
MLB Umpire

Bill Risley -- b.5/29/1967
MLB Pitcher

Claude Ritchey -- b.10/5/1873 d.11/8/1951 (78)
MLB Player
Names/Places: NN:Little All Right

John Ritchey -- b.1/5/1923 d.1/14/2003 (80)
MLB Player
Misc: the first to break the PCL's color barrier with the San Diego Padres, homers in his second game, career .323 average, also a top batter with Vancouver Capilanos in WIL

Kevin Ritz -- b.6/8/1965
MLB Pitcher

Luis Rivas -- b.8/30/1979
MLB Player, Venezuelan

Ben Rivera -- b.1/11/1969
MLB Pitcher, Dominican Republican

Jim Rivera -- b.7/22/1921 d.11/13/2017 N.S. (96)
MLB Player

Mariano Rivera -- b.11/29/1969 N.S.
MLB Pitcher, Panamaian
Misc: MLB record 652 career saves; World Series MVP 1999, AL LCS MVP 2003, All Star MVP 2013, 13x All-Star, 5x World Series champ; Yankees number 42 retired
Sports Teams: New York Yankees (1995-2013)

Mike Rivera -- b.9/8/1976
MLB Catcher, Puerto Rican

Roberto Rivera -- b.1/1/1969
MLB Pitcher, Puerto Rican

Mickey Rivers -- b.10/31/1948
MLB Outfielder
Misc: holds individual career record for batting average in league championship series: .386 [1976-78]: 22 hits in 57 at-bats in 14 games
Sports Teams: Baltimore Orioles, New York Yankees

Eppa Rixley -- b.5/3/1891 d.2/28/1963 (71)
MLB Pitcher
Names/Places: NN:Jeptha
Misc: pitched 1912-33
Sports Teams: Philadelphia Phillies (1912-1917, 1919-1920), Cincinnati Reds (1921-1933)

Anthony Rizzo -- b.8/8/1989 N.S.
MLB First Baseman
Misc: 2x Gold Glove; NL Platinum Glove Award (2016)
Sports Teams: Chicago Cubs

Phil Rizzuto -- b.9/25/1917 d.8/14/2007 (89)
Panelist, Baseball Announcer, MLB Shortstop
Names/Places: b. in New York City; RN:Philip Francis Rizzuto
Misc: AL MVP 1950
Sports Teams: New York Yankees (player 1941-1942, 1946-1956, then sportscaster)
TV Shows: Down You Go (as game show host)

Kevin Roberson -- b.1/29/1968
MLB Outfielder

Bip Roberts -- b.10/27/1963
MLB Infielder

Dale Roberts -- b.4/12/1942 d.10/8/2010 (68)
MLB Player
Names/Places: NN:Mountain Man

Dave Roberts -- b.9/11/1944 d.1/9/2009 (64)
MLB Pitcher

Robin Evan Roberts -- b.9/30/1926 d.5/6/2010 (83)
Sportscaster, MLB Pitcher
Misc: won 28 in 1952, 286 in 19 seasons, 1950 World Series
Sports Teams: Philadelphia Phillies (1948-1961), Baltimore Orioles (1962-1965), Houston Astros (1965-1966), Chicago Cubs (1966)

Willis Roberts -- b.6/19/1975
MLB Player, Dominican Republican

Bob Robertson -- b.10/2/1946
MLB First Baseman

Rich Robertson -- b.9/15/1968
MLB Pitcher

Brooks Robinson Jr. -- b.5/18/1937
Baseball Announcer, MLB Third Baseman
Names/Places: NN:The Human Vacuum Cleaner; b. in Little Rock, Ark.; MN:Calbert
Misc: 16x Gold Glove 1960-1975, AL MVP 1964, All Star MVP 1966; career span 1955-77; led AL in fielding 12 times from 1960-72 with the Baltimore Orioles; World Series MVP in 1970 (played in four World Series); 2,848 career hits
Sports Teams: Baltimore Orioles

Don Robinson -- b.6/8/1957
MLB Pitcher

Eddie Robinson -- b.12/15/1920
MLB Executive, MLB Coach, MLB Player
Misc: 4x All-Star, World Series champ (1948)

Floyd Robinson -- b.5/9/1936
MLB Player
Sports Teams: Boston Red Sox, Chicago White Sox, Cincinnatti Reds, Oakland A's

Frank Robinson -- b.8/31/1935 N.S. d.2/7/2019 N.S. (83)
MLB Manager, MLB Right Fielder
Names/Places: b. in Beaumont, TX
Misc: 2x World Series champ, Gold Glove, NL MVP 1961, AL MVP 1966, All Star MVP 1971; career 586 HRs; Triple Crown winner and World Series MVP in 1966 with Baltimore; first black manager in Major Leagues with Cleveland in 1975; Reds and Orioles #20 retired
Sports Teams: Cincinnatti Reds (NL MVP 1961, player 1956-1965), Baltimore Orioles (AL MVP 1966, player 1966-1971, manager 1988-1991, coach 1978-1980, 1985-1987), Los Angeles Dodgers (player 1972), California Angels (player 1973-1974, coach 1977), San Francisco Giants (manager 1981-1984), Cleveland Indians (player 1974-1976, manager 1975-1977), Montreal Expos/Washington Nationals (manager 2002-2006), Milwaukee Brewers (coach, 1984)

Jackie Robinson -- b.1/31/1919 d.10/24/1972 (53)
Movie Actor, MLB Second Baseman
Names/Places: RFN:Jack Roosevelt
Misc: 6x All-Star, World Series champion (1955), 2x NL stolen base leader, NL MVP 1949; he broke baseball's color barrier with Brooklyn Dodgers '47; was the first black American elected to Baseball's Hall of Fame
Sports Teams: Kansas City Monarchs (Negro Leagues), Brooklyn Dodgers (1947-1956)

Jeff Robinson -- b.12/14/1961 d.10/26/2014 (52)
MLB Pitcher

Kerry Robinson -- b.10/3/1973
MLB Player

Ron Robinson -- b.3/24/1962
MLB Player

Wilbert Robinson -- b.6/29/1863 d.8/8/1934 (71)
MLB Manager, MLB Catcher
Names/Places: NN:Uncle Robbie
Sports Teams: Philadelphia Athletics (1886-1890), Baltimore Orioles (AA/NL, 1890-1899), St. Louis Cardinals (1900), Baltimore Orioles (AL, 1901-1902), Baltimore Orioles (manager, AL, 1902), Brooklyn Robins (manager, 1914-1931)

John Rocker -- b.10/17/1974
MLB Pitcher
Misc: Relief pitcher with a bigger mouth than can be tolerated

Bob "Buck" Rodgers -- b.8/16/1938 N.S.
MLB Manager, MLB Coach, MLB Catcher

Álex "A-Rod" Rodríguez -- b.7/27/1975 N.S.
MLB Player
Misc: AL MVP 2003, 2005, 2007, 2x Gold Glove, 10x Silver Slugger, 5x AL Home Run Leader, 3000 hit club; active as of 2015
Sports Teams: Seattle Mariners, Texas Rangers, New York Yankees

Aurelio Rodríguez -- b.12/28/1947 N.S. d.9/23/2000 N.S. (52)
MLB Player, Mexican
Misc: Gold Glove
Sports Teams: California Angels (1967-1970), Washington Senators (1970), Detroit Tigers (1971-1979), San Diego Padres (1980), New York Yankees (1980-1981), Chicago White Sox (1982), Baltimore Orioles (1983), Chicago White Sox (1983)

Ellie Rodríguez -- b.5/24/1946 N.S.
MLB Catcher, Puerto Rican

Francisco Rodríguez -- b.1/7/1982 N.S.
MLB Pitcher, Venezuelan

Francisco "Frankie" Rodríguez -- b.12/11/1972 N.S.
MLB Pitcher

Henry Rodríguez -- b.11/8/1967 N.S.
MLB Outfielder, Venezuelan

Henry (B. 1987) Rodríguez -- b.2/25/1987 N.S.
MLB Pitcher, Venezuelan

Iván Rodríguez -- b.11/30/1971 N.S.
MLB Catcher, Puerto Rican
Misc: 14x All-Star, 13x Gold Glove, 7x Silver Slugger, NL LCS MVP 2003, AL MVP 1999; Rangers Hall of Fame
Sports Teams: Texas Rangers (1991-2002), Florida Marlins (2003), Detroit Tigers (2004-2008), New York Yankees (2008), Houston Astros (2009), Texas Rangers (2009), Washington Nationals (2010-2011)

Rich Rodríguez -- b.3/1/1963 N.S.
MLB Pitcher

Rosario Rodríguez -- b.7/8/1969 N.S.
MLB Pitcher, Mexican

Preacher Roe -- b.2/26/1916 d.11/9/2008 (92)
MLB Pitcher
Names/Places: RFMN:Edwin Charles
Sports Teams: Brooklyn Dodgers

Edward Jack "Ed" Roebuck -- b.7/3/1931 N.S. d.6/14/2018 N.S. (86)
MLB Pitcher
Sports Teams: Brooklyn/Los Angeles Dodgers, Washington Senators, Philadelphia Phillies

Charles Wilber "Bullet Joe" Rogan -- b.7/28/1893 N.S. d.3/4/1967 N.S. (73)
MLB Pitcher
Sports Teams: Kansas City Monarchs (1917)

Andre Rogers -- b.12/2/1934 d.12/13/2004 (70)
MLB Player

Jimmy Rogers -- b.1/3/1967
MLB Pitcher

Kenny Rogers -- b.11/10/1964
MLB Pitcher
Misc: in the Rangers Hall of Fame; 4x All-Star, 5x Gold Glove, pitched the 15th perfect game in M.L. history; NOT the country crooner!
Sports Teams: Texas Rangers

Kevin Rogers -- b.8/20/1968
MLB Pitcher

Steve Rogers -- b.10/26/1949
MLB Pitcher

Dave Rohde -- b.5/8/1964
MLB Player

Cookie Rojas -- b.3/6/1939
MLB Manager, MLB Player, Cuban
Names/Places: RN: Octavio Victor Rojas Rivas

Mel Rojas -- b.12/10/1966
MLB Pitcher, Dominican Republican

Scott Rolen -- b.4/4/1975
MLB Player
Misc: 7x All-Star, 8x Gold Glove, Silver Slugger
Sports Teams: Philadelphia Phillies, St. Louis Cardinals, Toronto Blue Jays, Cincinnatti Reds

Red Rolfe -- b.10/17/1908 d.7/8/1969 (60)
MLB Manager, MLB Player

Jimmy Rollins -- b.11/27/1978 N.S.
MLB Shortstop
Names/Places: NN:J-Roll
Misc: NL MVP 2007, 4x Gold Glove, Silver Slugger, 3x All-Star, 20-20-20-20 Club member; active as of 2015
Sports Teams: Philadelphia Phillies, Los Angeles Dodgers

Johnny Romano -- b.8/23/1934 N.S. d.3/4/2019 N.S. (84)
MLB Catcher, American

J. C. Romero -- b.6/4/1976
MLB Pitcher, Puerto Rican

Kevin Romine -- b.5/23/1961
MLB Player

Eddie Rommel -- b.9/13/1897 d.8/26/1970 (72)
MLB Pitcher

Jim Rooker -- b.9/23/1942
Sportscaster, MLB Pitcher

Rolando Roomes -- b.2/15/1962
MLB Player, Jamaican

Charlie Root -- b.3/17/1899 d.11/5/1970 (71)
MLB Pitcher

José Rosado -- b.11/9/1974
MLB Pitcher

Luis Rosado -- b.12/6/1955 N.S.
MLB First Baseman, Puerto Rican
Names/Places: RN:Luis Rosado Robles

Warren Vincent "Buddy" Rosar -- b.7/3/1914 d.3/13/1994 (79)
MLB Player

Pete Rose -- b.4/14/1941
MLB Infielder, MLB Outfielder
Names/Places: b. in Cincinnatti; NN:Charlie Hustle; RN:Peter Edward
Misc: NL MVP 1973, 17x All-Star, 3x World Series champ, 2x Gold Glove, Silver Slugger 3x NL Batting champ; all-time hits leader with 4,256; led NL in batting 3 times; regular season MVP in 1973; World Series MVP in 1975; had 44-game hitting streak in '78; managed Cincinnati (1984-89); banned for life in '89 for betting on baseball and associating with known gamblers and drug dealers; convicted of tax evasion in 1990 and sentenced to 5 months in prison; released Jan. 7, 1991.
Sports Teams: Cincinnatti Reds (1963-1978, 1984-1986), Philadelphia Phillies

John Roseboro -- b.5/13/1933 d.8/18/2002 (69)
MLB Player
Misc: 6x All-Star, 3x World Series champ, 2x Gold Glove
Sports Teams: Los Angeles Dodgers

Dave Rosello -- b.6/26/1950
MLB Player, Puerto Rican

Al "Flip" Rosen -- b.2/29/1924 d.3/13/2015 (91)
Sports Executive, Sports Commentator, MLB Executive, MLB Player, MLB Third Baseman
Names/Places: NN:Flip and The Hebrew Hammer
Misc: AL MVP 1953
Sports Teams: Cleveland Indians

Timm Rosenbach -- b.10/27/1966
College Baseball Coach, NFL Quarterback

Carroll D. Rosenbloom -- b.3/5/1907 d.4/2/1979 (72)
MLB Owner, NFL Owner
Misc: his widow, Georgia, assumed control of the club
Sports Teams: Baltimore Colts (first owner), Los Angeles Rams (owner)

Cody Ross -- b.12/23/1980 N.S.
MLB Outfielder
Names/Places: NN:Toy Cannon and Ross The Boss
Misc: NL LCS MVP 2010
Sports Teams: San Francisco Giants

David (Baseball) Ross -- b.3/19/1977 N.S.
MLB Catcher

Edd Roush -- b.5/8/1893 d.3/21/1988 (94)
MLB Center Fielder
Names/Places: RFN:Edward
Misc: World Series champ (1919), 2x NL batting champ
Sports Teams: Chicago White Sox (1913), Indianapolis Hoosiers (1914), Newark Peppers (1915), New York Giants (1916), Cincinnati Reds (1916-1926), New York Giants (1927-1929), Cincinnati Reds (1931)

Aaron Rowand -- b.8/29/1977 N.S. or 8/29/1977
MLB Outfielder
Misc: 2x World Series champion, Gold Glove
Sports Teams: Chicago White sox, Philadelphia Phillies, San Francisco Giants

Thomas "Schoolboy" Rowe -- b.1/11/1910 d.1/8/1961 (50)
MLB Pitcher
Sports Teams: Detroit Tigers

Richard Rowland -- b.2/25/1967
MLB Pitcher

Stan Royer -- b.8/31/1967
MLB Third Baseman

Jerry Royster -- b.10/18/1952
MLB Coach, MLB Pitcher
Sports Teams: Los Angeles Dodgers

Dave Rozema -- b.8/5/1956
MLB Pitcher

Joe Rudi -- b.9/7/1946
MLB Player
Misc: 3x Gold Glove; World Series hero in 1972
Sports Teams: Oakland A's

Kirk Rueter -- b.12/1/1970
MLB Pitcher

Bruce Ruffin -- b.10/4/1963
MLB Pitcher

Johnny Ruffin -- b.7/29/1971
MLB Pitcher

Charles Herbert "Red" Ruffing -- b.5/3/1905 N.S. d.2/17/1986 N.S. (80)
MLB Pitcher
Misc: 6x All-Star, 6x World Series champ
Sports Teams: Boston Red Sox (1924-1930), New York Yankees (1930-1942, 1945-1946), Chicago White Sox (1947)

Vern Ruhle -- b.1/25/1951 d.1/20/2007 N.S. (55)
MLB Coach, MLB Pitcher

Carlos Ruíz -- b.1/22/1979 N.S.
MLB Catcher, Panamaian

Chico Ruíz -- b.12/5/1938 N.S. d.2/9/1972 N.S. (33)
MLB Player, Cuban

Paul Runge -- b.5/21/1958
MLB Player

Paul Edward Runge -- b.10/20/1940 N.S.
MLB Umpire, Canadian

Pete Runnells -- b.1/28/1928 d.5/20/1991 (63)
MLB Player

Tom Runnells -- b.4/17/1955
MLB Manager, MLB Coach, MLB Player

Sean Runyan -- b.6/21/1974
MLB Pitcher

Ryan Rupe -- b.3/31/1975
MLB Pitcher

Jacob Ruppert Jr. -- b.8/5/1867 d.1/13/1939 (71)
Congressperson, Businessperson, MLB Owner
Sports Teams: New York Yankees (owned from 1915 until his death)

Amos Rusie -- b.5/3/1871 d.12/6/1942 (71)
MLB Pitcher
Misc: fastball so intimidating that in 1893 the pitching mound is moved back 5'6" to its present 60'6"
Sports Teams: Indianapolis Hoosiers (1889), New York Giants (1890-1898), Cincinnati Reds (1901)

Scott Ruskin -- b.6/8/1963
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