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Don Drysdale (1936–1993)

Don Drysdale was born on July 23, 1936 in Van Nuys, California, USA as Donald Scott Drysdale. He was an actor, known for The Greatest American Hero (1981), The Last Time I Saw Archie (1961) and The Red Skelton Hour (1951). He was married to Ann Meyers and Ginger Drysdale. He died on July 3, 1993 in Montréal, Québec, Canada. See full bio »

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Known For

The Last Time I Saw Archie Soldier in E-Club
The Red Skelton Hour Dodger Pitcher
Gypsy Angels Air Race Announcer


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 1992 You Must Remember This (TV Movie)
Baseball Announcer (voice)
 1990 Gypsy Angels
Air Race Announcer
 1981 The Greatest American Hero (TV Series)
Don Drysdale
- The Two-Hundred-Mile-an-Hour Fast Ball (1981) ... Don Drysdale
 1970 The Brady Bunch (TV Series)
Don Drysdale
- The Dropout (1970) ... Don Drysdale
 1969 Then Came Bronson (TV Series)
Art Gilroy
- The Spitball Kid (1969) ... Art Gilroy
 1969 The Flying Nun (TV Series)
the Umpire
- The Big Game (1969) ... the Umpire
 1968 Cowboy in Africa (TV Series)
- Search and Destroy (1968) ... Fairchild
 1962-1964 The Donna Reed Show (TV Series)
Don Drysdale
- Play Ball (1964) ... Don Drysdale
- My Son the Catcher (1964) ... Don Drysdale
- All Those Dreams (1963) ... Don Drysdale
- The Man in the Mask (1962) ... Don Drysdale
 1963 Our Man Higgins (TV Series)
Don Drysdale
- Who's on First? (1963) ... Don Drysdale
 1962 Alcoa Premiere (TV Series)
- Flashing Spikes (1962) ... Gomer
 1962 Leave It to Beaver (TV Series)
Don Drysdale
- Long Distance Call (1962) ... Don Drysdale
 1962 Experiment in Terror
Don Drysdale - Dodger Pitcher (uncredited)
 1962 The Rifleman (TV Series)
- Skull (1962) ... Warren
 1961 The Last Time I Saw Archie
Soldier in E-Club (as Don Drysdale Los Angeles Dodgers)
 1960 The Millionaire (TV Series)
Eddie Cano
- Millionaire Larry Maxwell (1960) ... Eddie Cano
 1960 Lawman (TV Series)
Roy Grant
- The Hardcase (1960) ... Roy Grant
 1957 The Red Skelton Hour (TV Series)
Dodger Pitcher
- Freddie and the Brooklyn Dodgers (1957) ... Dodger Pitcher
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1 Print Biography | 2 Articles | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Don Drysdale Los Angeles Dodgers


6' 6" (1.98 m)

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Personal Quote:

"Why use four pitches to put someone on base intentionally when I can do it with one?" (when asked why he hit a batter with a pitch instead of walking him intentionally)


Made major league debut on 17 April 1956. See more »


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