World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article

Ray Lucas (baseball)

Article Id: WHEBN0016591886
Reproduction Date:

Title: Ray Lucas (baseball)  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Subject: Ray Lucas, 1908 in baseball, Los Angeles Dodgers all-time roster
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia

Ray Lucas (baseball)

Ray Lucas
Born: (1908-10-02)October 2, 1908
Springfield, Ohio
Died: October 9, 1969(1969-10-09) (aged 61)
Harrison, Michigan
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
September 28, 1929 for the New York Giants
Last MLB appearance
June 6, 1934 for the Brooklyn Dodgers
Career statistics
Win-loss record 1-1
Earned run average 5.79
Strikeouts 5

For the football player of the same name, see Ray Lucas

Ray Wesley Lucas, (October 2, 1908 in Springfield, Ohio – October 9, 1969 in Harrison, Michigan) was a major league baseball pitcher, and a minor league baseball manager and scout.

Lucas pitched in the major leagues during parts of five different seasons for the New York Giants and the Brooklyn Dodgers. He compiled a record of 1–1 in twenty-two games, with one save and a 5.79 ERA. At the plate, Lucas went three for nine for a .333 lifetime batting average.

Lucas had some managerial stints in the minor leagues including part of a season with the Kinston Eagles. He pitched in the minors from 1929 to 1941. Lucas' best seasons were his last two when he went 37–22 in the West Texas-New Mexico League. His career was cut short after his hand was shot off in a hunting accident.

Following his playing days, Lucas scouted for the Toledo Mudhens.


  • Career statistics and player information from Baseball-Reference (Minors)
This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.

Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from Project Gutenberg are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.