November 1, 1946 |
|July 11, 1969 for the Seattle Pilots|
Last MLB appearance
|October 2, 1974 for the Cincinnati Reds|
|Earned run average||4.28|
Richard Lee Baney (born November 1, 1946,) is an American former Major League Baseball right-handed pitcher. He was drafted by the Boston Red Sox with the 9th pick of the secondary phase of the 1966 amateur draft, and later drafted by the Seattle Pilots from the Red Sox as the 33rd pick in the 1968 expansion draft. He played for the Pilots (1969) and the Cincinnati Reds (1973–1974).
After his retirement as a pitcher, Baney went into business with his father as a general contractor. As of 2006, he was living in Tustin, California and working as a real estate investor and property manager.
- Richard Lee Baney: Lost Boy of Summer Enjoys Colorful Life On and Off the Baseball Field
- "Seattle Pilots ... Where are they now?", Bill Reader, The Seattle Times, published July 9, 2006, accessed January 28, 2007.
- Career statistics and player information from Baseball-Reference, or Fangraphs, or The Baseball Cube
- Baseball Reference (Minors)
- Baseball Gauge
- Baseball Library
- Venezuelan Professional Baseball League
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