Scott Richmond was a member of the Canadian team that won gold at Guadalajara 2011, pitching 4.1 innings over two games. He previously played for Canada at the 2009 World Baseball Classic and at two editions of the Baseball World Cup, winning bronze in 2011. Undrafted coming out of college, he signed a minor league contract with the Toronto Blue Jays in 2008 and made his major league debut that July, which made him unavailable to compete at the Beijing Olympic Games. Richmond played parts of four seasons with the Blue Jays, most recently in 2012. He is currently on the roster of the Wichita Wingnuts in the American Association of Independent Professional Baseball.
Family: Parents Dr. Bob Richmond and Linda Kaye… Wife Deanna Richmond… Daughters Hailey, Sierra, and Juliet… Siblings Stirling (played rugby internationally for Canada), George, Barbara, Brandon (played college baseball)… Getting into the Sport: Started playing baseball at age 4… His stepfather Kelly Kaye taught him the right way to pitch and play at a young age, making the sport enjoyable… Outside Interests: Enjoys doing outdoor activities such as golf, fishing, hiking, water sport… Graduated from Oklahoma State University with a Business degree in Economics in 2005…
NOTABLE INTERNATIONAL RESULTS
PAG: 2011 – GOLD
IBAF WCup: 2011 – BRONZE; 2007 – 5th in Group
WBC: 2009 – 13th