Dave Rucker

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Dave Rucker
Born: (1957-09-01) September 1, 1957 (age 60)
San Bernardino, California
Batted: Left Threw: Left
MLB debut
April 12, 1981, for the Detroit Tigers
Last MLB appearance
October 2, 1988, for the Pittsburgh Pirates
MLB statistics
Win–loss record 16–20
Earned run average 3.72
Strikeouts 170

David Michael Rucker (born September 1, 1957) is a former professional baseball player who pitched in the Major Leagues primarily as a relief pitcher from 1981 to 1988. Hudson was drafted in 1978 by the Detroit Tigers and joined the major league team as a reliever in 1981. In 1983 he was traded to the St. Louis Cardinals for Doug Bair. Two years later in 1985 he was traded to the Philadelphia Phillies for Bill Campbell and Iván DeJesús.[1]


  1. ^ "Phils trade DeJesus, Campbell to Cards". The Gadsden Times. Associated Press. April 7, 1985. pp. C7. Retrieved July 17, 2014. 

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