Rickey Henderson is an American retired professional baseball left fielder who was born on 25 December 1958 in Chicago, Illinois, the United States. He played in Major League Baseball for nine teams from 1979 to 2003, including four separate tenures with his original team known as the Oakland Athletics.
Rickey Henderson Age
Rickey is 62 years old as of 2020. He was born on 25 December 1958 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. He celebrates his birthday on 25 December and his birth sign is Capricorn
Rickey Henderson Height
Rickey stands at a height of 5 feet 10 inches(1.78m) tall
Rickey Henderson Weight
Rickey weighs 81 Kg( 180 lbs)
Rickey Henderson Education
Rickey attended Oakland Technical High School, where he played baseball, basketball, and football. He graduated in 1976
Rickey Henderson Family
Rickey is the son of Bobbie Henderson and John Henley. His father left home when he was two years old and his family relocated to Oakland, California, when he was seven. His father passed on in an automobile accident 10 years after leaving home. Later, his mother settled down with Paul Henderson when Rickey was in junior high school and the family adopted the Henderson surname. He has two siblings namely Tyrone Henderson and Paula Henderson
Rickey Henderson Wife, Pamela Palmer
Rickey is married to his high-school sweetheart, Pamela Palmer. The couple tied the knot in 1986 and together they are blessed with three children namely Adrianna, Angela, and Alexis
Rickey Henderson Net Worth
Rickey has an estimated net worth of $20 million dollars as of 2021. This includes his assets, money, and income. His primary source of income is his career as a Professional Baseball Player. Through his various sources of income, Rickey has been able to accumulate good fortune but prefers to lead a modest lifestyle.
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Rickey Henderson Wiki
- Full Names: Rickey Nelson Henley Henderson
- Popular As: Rickey Henderson
- Gender: Male
- Occupation / Profession: Baseball Player
- Nationality: American
- Race/ Ethnicity: African-American
- Religion: Not Known
- Sexual Orientation: Straight
Rickey Henderson Birthday
- Age / How Old?: 62 years(2020)
- Zodiac Sign: Capricorn
- Date of Birth: 25 December 1958
- Place of Birth: Chicago, Illinois, United States.
- Birthday: 25 December
Rickey Henderson Body Measurements
- Body Measurements: Not Available
- Height / How Tall?: 5 feet 10 inches(1.78m)
- Weight: 81 Kg( 180 lbs)
- Eye Color: Black
- Hair Color: Black
- Shoe Size: Not Available
Rickey Henderson Family and Relationship
- Father (Dad): John Henley.
- Mother: Bobbie Henderson
- Siblings (Brothers and Sisters): Tyrone Henderson and Paula Henderson
- Marital Status: Married
- Wife/Spouse: Pamela Palmer
- Children: Daughter(s) (Adrianna, Angela, Alexis )
Rickey Henderson Net Worth and Salary
- Net Worth: $20 Million Dollars
- Salary: Under Review
- Source of Income: Baseball Player
Rickey Henderson House and Cars
- Place of living: To be Updated
- Cars: Car Brand to be Updated
On 24 June 1979, Rickey made his major league debut with Oakland getting two hits in four at-bats, along with a stolen base. He batted .274 with 33 stolen bases in 89 games. He became the third modern-era player to steal 100 bases in a season in 1980. His 100 steals broke Eddie Collins’ franchise record of 81 in 1910 with what was then the Philadelphia Athletics and set a new American League (AL) record, surpassing Ty Cobb’s 96 set in 1915. He also batted .303, had 179 hits, tied for ninth in AL, scored 111 runs, fourth in AL, drew 117 walks, second in AL, had a .420 on-base % (third in AL), and led the AL by reaching base 301 times.
Rickey New York Yankees
Rickey was traded to the New York Yankees in December 1984 along with Bert Bradley for five players namely, Tim Birtsas, Jay Howell, Stan Javier, José Rijo, and Eric Plunk. In his first season with the Yankees, he led the league in runs scored (146) and stolen bases (80), was fourth in batting average (.314), walks (99) and on-base percentage (.419), seventh in slugging (.516), third in OPS (.934) and hit 24 home runs. In 1986, Rickey led the AL in runs scored (130) and stolen bases (87) for the second year in a row and was seventh in walks (89) and extra-base hits (64) while hitting 28 home runs (9 of which led off games) and had 74 RBIs.
Rickey Second stint with the Oakland Athletics
Rickey reasserted himself as one of the game’s greatest players, following a mid-season trade to Oakland in 1989. He had a memorable half-season in which his 52 steals and 72 runs scored led the A’s into the postseason; his 126 walks for the year were the most for any AL hitter since 1970. With a record of eight steals in five games, he was named MVP of the American League Championship Series. Rickey broke the world stolen base record on 16 July 1993, by stealing his 1,066th base, thus going past the record which was previously held by Yutaka Fukumoto
Rickey San Diego Padres (1996–1997)
Rickey had another respectable year in 1996 when he signed with the San Diego Padres in the offseason, again finishing in the top ten in the National League (NL) in walks, OBP, steals, and runs.
Rickey New York Mets
Rickey signed as a free agent with the New York Mets in 1999. The same year he batted .315 with 37 steals and was seventh in the NL in on-base percentage. He was voted the 1999 National League comeback player of the year by The Sporting News. He wore number 24, which—although not officially retired—had not been regularly worn by a Mets player since Willie Mays’ retirement in 1973
Rickey Newark Bears, Los Angeles Dodgers
Rickey for the first time in his career was without a team at the beginning of the 2003 season. He played in the independent Atlantic League with the Newark Bears, hoping for a chance with another major league organization. After being named the Atlantic League All-Star Game MVP and obtaining much media attention, the Los Angeles Dodgers signed him over the All-Star break. In 30 games with the
Year Team AB R H RBI
2003 Dodgers 72 7 15 5
2002 Red Sox 179 40 40 16
Career 10,961 2,295 3,055 1,115
Who is Rickey Henderson?
Rickey Henderson is an American retired professional baseball left fielder who was born on 25 December 1958 in Chicago, Illinois, the United States. He played in Major League Baseball for nine teams from 1979 to 2003
How Old is Rickey Henderson?
Rickey is 25 years old as of 2020. He was born on 25 December 1958 in Chicago, Illinois, United States.
How Tall is Rickey Henderson?
Rickey stands at a height of 5 feet 10 inches(1.78m) tall
Is Rickey Henderson Married?
Rickey is married to his high-school sweetheart, Pamela. The couple tied the knot in 1986 and together they are blessed with three children namely Adrianna, Angela, and Alexis
How much is Rickey Henderson Worth?
Rickey has an estimated net worth of $20 million dollars as of 2021. This includes his assets, money, and income. His primary source of income is his career as a Professional Baseball Player
Where Does Rickey Live?
Because of security reasons, Rickey has not shared his precise location of residence. We will update this information if we get the location and images of his house.
Is Rickey Dead or Alive?
Rickey is alive and in good health. There have been no reports of him being sick or having any health-related issues.
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