Happy Birthday – Dave Righetti

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Here are some Giants Gems for Dave Righettin’s birthday from the 2012 Giants Media Guide – Happy Birthday Rags!

  • Was 1st player in history to pitch no-hitter and also lead the league in saves in his career. Dennis Eckersley later achieved the feat.
  • Nicknames are “Rags” and “The Big Ragu.”
  • Grew up Giants fan, with Willie McCovey as his favorite player.
  • Avid golfer has played in AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am and has sponsored tournaments on semi-pro golf team.
  • Named to National Italian American Sports Hall of Fame in Feb. 2010.

11 Comments

Happy Birthday Dave…the best pitching coach in the league!

happy birthday Dave from Tony Rea (West Haven,Ct also Milford, Ct) I played with the Giants for 3 mos in 1992. remember me?

Happy Birthday Dave, aka Rags…, from Ike Elliott, usher ( Sec. 124-125)

Thanks for mentoring the many pitchers of SF Giants Pitching Staff over the years. Your coaching, tutorial and knowledge of the game is what made the our pitching staff the best in Major League Baseball over a decade or more!!!

Enjoy your special Day.., May you have many many more!!!

Ike

Happy Birthday Dave aka Rags from me and the Hart family, I am sure Steve has all ready wished you a good one!

Have a very Happy Birithday, Dave!

Happy Birthday Rags It’s been a long time sense Capital Lanes. Have a great one

Hi Dave….Tom (Loar) and I Sandra( Loar) Johnston wanted to wish you a very Happy Birthday . We have missed you throughout the years and are so very Proud of you and your achievments with the SF GIANTS. You are a hard man to get in contact with for we have tried on a couple occasions. Well Sweetie hope your Birthday is the best and you take care of yourself and hope to see you sometime soon …<3

Happy Birthday, Dave!

HB DR

Happy belated birthday Coach Righetti hope you had a great day!!

Happy Birthday Dave!!!
Scott & Kathy Garrelts

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