Born: January 9, 1984|
|Bats: Left||Throws: Left|
|September 28, 2009 for the Boston Red Sox|
|Career statistics |
(through 2010 season)
|Earned run average||3.31|
Boston Red Sox
Richardson spent the majority of the 2008 season on the roster of the Portland Sea Dogs of the Eastern League. Richardson was invited to his first Major League spring training in 2009. In 2009, Richardson pitched in three games. In 2010, he pitched in 20 games with no decisions.
He was designated for assignment on June 17, 2011.
Richardson was claimed off waivers by the Atlanta Braves on June 22. He was assigned to the Triple-A Gwinnett Braves. He was released on January 6, 2012. On January 25, 2012, Major League Baseball announced that, effective upon his signing by a major league team, Richardson would be suspended for 50 games for violating MLB's drug policy, having tested positive for amphetamine, Letrozole and metabolite, Methandienone metabolite, Methenelone and metabolite, and Trenbolone and metabolite.
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim
Richardson signed a minor league deal with the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim on June 15, 2013. He was assigned to Triple-A Salt Lake.
As part of the television show Knight School, Richardson tried out for the Texas Tech Red Raiders men's basketball team.
- Career statistics and player information from Baseball-Reference (Minors)