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Clayton Richard

Clayton Richard 2 P

Toronto Blue Jays

  • Status: Active
  • Full Name: Clayton Colby Richard
  • Age: 35 (September 12, 1983)
  • Birthplace: Lafayette, IN
  • Bats/Throws: L/L Ht: 6' 5" Wt: 240
  • Draft: Round 8 (2005, CWS)
  • MLB Debut: 07/23/2008
  • School: Michigan
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Clayton Richard Career Stats

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Team Date Transaction
December 30, 2018 San Diego Padres traded cash and LHP Clayton Richard to Toronto Blue Jays for RF Connor Panas.
December 20, 2018 San Diego Padres designated LHP Clayton Richard for assignment.
November 2, 2018 San Diego Padres activated LHP Clayton Richard from the 60-day disabled list.
August 31, 2018 San Diego Padres transferred LHP Clayton Richard from the 10-day disabled list to the 60-day disabled list. Left knee inflammation.
August 28, 2018 San Diego Padres placed LHP Clayton Richard on the 10-day disabled list retroactive to August 25, 2018. Left knee inflammation.
December 20, 2016 San Diego Padres signed free agent LHP Clayton Richard.
November 3, 2016 LHP Clayton Richard elected free agency.
August 6, 2016 San Diego Padres signed free agent LHP Clayton Richard.
August 3, 2016 Chicago Cubs released LHP Clayton Richard.
July 26, 2016 Chicago Cubs designated LHP Clayton Richard for assignment.
July 15, 2016 Chicago Cubs activated LHP Clayton Richard from the 15-day disabled list.
July 7, 2016 Chicago Cubs sent LHP Clayton Richard on a rehab assignment to Tennessee Smokies.
June 28, 2016 Chicago Cubs sent LHP Clayton Richard on a rehab assignment to Iowa Cubs.
June 21, 2016 Chicago Cubs placed LHP Clayton Richard on the 15-day disabled list. Blister on left middle finger.
August 5, 2015 Chicago Cubs signed free agent LHP Clayton Richard.
August 4, 2015 Chicago Cubs released LHP Clayton Richard.
August 3, 2015 Chicago Cubs designated LHP Clayton Richard for assignment.
August 2, 2015 Chicago Cubs recalled LHP Clayton Richard from Iowa Cubs.
July 23, 2015 Chicago Cubs optioned LHP Clayton Richard to Iowa Cubs.
July 22, 2015 Chicago Cubs designated Clayton Richard for assignment.
July 4, 2015 Chicago Cubs selected the contract of LHP Clayton Richard from Iowa Cubs.
July 3, 2015 Pittsburgh Pirates traded LHP Clayton Richard to Chicago Cubs for cash.
July 3, 2015 LHP Clayton Richard assigned to Iowa Cubs.
May 11, 2015 LHP Clayton Richard assigned to Indianapolis Indians from Bradenton Marauders.
May 7, 2015 LHP Clayton Richard assigned to Bradenton Marauders.
December 3, 2014 Pittsburgh Pirates signed free agent Clayton Richard.
September 14, 2014 Clayton Richard assigned to Mobile BayBears from Reno Aces.
August 25, 2014 LHP Clayton Richard assigned to Reno Aces from Mobile BayBears.
August 9, 2014 Mobile BayBears activated LHP Clayton Richard from the 7-day disabled list.
August 1, 2014 Arizona Diamondbacks signed free agent LHP Clayton Richard to a minor league contract.
August 1, 2014 LHP Clayton Richard assigned to Mobile BayBears.
October 28, 2013 LHP Clayton Richard elected free agency.
June 22, 2013 San Diego Padres placed LHP Clayton Richard on the 15-day disabled list. Left shoulder strain.
June 22, 2013 San Diego Padres transferred LHP Clayton Richard from the 15-day disabled list to the 60-day disabled list. Left shoulder strain.
May 27, 2013 San Diego Padres activated LHP Clayton Richard from the 15-day disabled list.
May 15, 2013 San Diego Padres sent LHP Clayton Richard on a rehab assignment to Tucson Padres.
May 5, 2013 San Diego Padres placed LHP Clayton Richard on the 15-day disabled list. Intestinal virus.
October 28, 2011 San Diego Padres activated LHP Clayton Richard from the 60-day disabled list.
August 26, 2011 San Diego Padres transferred LHP Clayton Richard from the 15-day disabled list to the 60-day disabled list.
July 5, 2011 San Diego Padres placed LHP Clayton Richard on the 15-day disabled list. Strained left shoulder
July 31, 2009 Kannapolis Intimidators Traded RHP Dexter Carter to Fort Wayne TinCaps; Chicago White Sox Traded LHP Aaron Poreda, Adam Russell and LHP Clayton Richard to San Diego Padres and San Diego Padres Traded RHP Jake Peavy to Chicago White Sox.
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Clayton Richard Awards and Honors

Clayton Richard  2 P

Clayton Richard
  • Full Name: Clayton Colby Richard
  • Born: September 12, 1983
  • Age: 35
  • Birthplace: Lafayette, IN
  • Bats: L
  • Throws: L
  • Height: 6' 5"
  • Weight: 240
  • Draft: Round 8 (2005, CWS)
  • School: Michigan
  • MLB Debut: 07/23/2008

2014: Signed by ARI on 8/1/14 ... Limited to four minor league starts (2 QS) while recovering from shoulder surgery ... Combined between Double-A Mobile (three GS) and Triple-A Reno (1 GS) to go 1-2 with a 5.91 ERA (14er/21.1ip) with eight strikeouts in four starts ... Made his 2014 season debut with the BayBears on 8/10 (Game 2) vs. Tennessee (6er/3.0ip) ... His debut marked his first pro action since 6/21/13 (with SD, vs. LAD) ... Tossed a quality start of 7.0 innings and three earned runs (four runs) in his final Double-A outing on 8/20 vs. Mississippi; Totaled 80+ pitches in each of his final two starts ... Promoted to Reno and won his lone Triple-A appearance with a quality start on 8/28 at Sacramento (3er/6.1ip) ... Hurled 89 pitches in his season finale. 

MISC: Clayton Colby Richard ... Attended the University of Michigan where he played football and baseball ... Became Michigan's first two-sport baseball player since Robbie Reid (also basketball, 1998-99) ... Was 8-for-15 for 52 yards as a backup quarterback in 2004 (to Chad Henne) and earned Big Ten all-academic honors ... Is a 2003 graduate of McCutcheon High School in Lafayette, Ind, where he became the first player to be named both Indiana Mr. Football (2002) and Mr. Baseball (2003).