Ray Rippelmeyer

Ray Rippelmeyer

Ray Rippelmeyer
Born: (1933-07-09) July 9, 1933 (age 81)
Valmeyer, Illinois
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
April 14, 1962 for the Washington Senators
Last MLB appearance
July 1, 1962 for the Washington Senators
Career statistics
Win–Loss record 3–7
ERA 5.49
Strikeouts 17

Raymond Roy Rippelmeyer (born July 9, 1933 in Valmeyer, Illinois) is a former Major League Baseball pitcher who played for the Washington Senators in 1962. After his playing days, he began a baseball coaching career which included managing the Aberdeen Pheasants in 1965.

In Major League Baseball, Rippelmeyer spent nine seasons (1970–78) as the pitching coach of the Philadelphia Phillies, working under managers Frank Lucchesi, Paul Owens and Danny Ozark. Rippelmeyer coached for three National League East Division champions (1976–78). He later was a major league pitching instructor in the Phillie farm system.


  • Career statistics and player information from Baseball-Reference
Preceded by
Al Widmar
Philadelphia Phillies pitching coach
Succeeded by
Herm Starrette