Raleigh Aitchison

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Raleigh Aitchison
Born: (1887-12-05)December 5, 1887
Tyndall, South Dakota
Died: September 26, 1958(1958-09-26) (aged 70)
Columbus, Kansas
Batted: Right Threw: Left
MLB debut
April 19, 1911, for the Brooklyn Dodgers
Last MLB appearance
June 20, 1915, for the Brooklyn Robins
MLB statistics
Win–loss record 12–12
Earned run average 3.01
Strikeouts 101

Raleigh Leonidas Aitchison (December 5, 1887 – September 26, 1958), nicknamed "Redskin"[1] was a pitcher in Major League Baseball from 1911–1915. He continued to pitch in the minor leagues through 1923 with an assortment of teams.

After his retirement from baseball he worked for 18 years for the Columbus, Kansas police department and was a deputy sheriff for Cherokee County, Kansas.[1]


  1. ^ a b "So. Dakota Born". usfamily.net. 

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