Richie Sexson Biography
(Former Baseball Player)
Birthday: December 29, 1974 (Capricorn)
Born In: Portland, Oregon, United States
Richmond Lockwood Sexson is an American former baseball player. He had played for five teams in his career which lasted for eleven years. He is known for being one of the tallest position players ever. Born in Portland, Oregon, he was proficient in several sports such as baseball, basketball and football from a very young age. He set the school record for the most RBI and home runs as well. At the age of nineteen, he was drafted by the Cleveland Indians in the 24th round of the baseball amateur draft. Later he was traded off to the Milwaukee Brewers. He played for the team for around three years before being traded off to the Arizona Diamondbacks. After playing for them for two years, he signed a $50 million contract for four years, with the Seattle Mariners. After his release from the Mariners, he started playing for the New York Yankees. However, they released him after a very short time.