Garrabrant Ryerson Alyea (born December 8, 1940) was a Major League Baseball outfielder from 1965 to 1972. In 1970, while playing for the Minnesota Twins, Alyea had two 7 RBI games, on April 7 and on September 7.
Originally signed by the Cincinnati Reds, Alyea was drafted a year later by the Washington Senators. Alyea made his major league debut on September 12, 1965. Called to the plate as a pinch hitter, Alyea hit a home run off Rudy May of the Los Angeles Angels on the first pitch of his first at-bat.
After his baseball playing days were over, Alyea oversaw the crap tables at the Tropicana Casino & Resort in Atlantic City, New Jersey.
- ^ "Brant Alyea from the Chronology". Baseballlibrary.com.
- ^ James, Bill (1990). The Baseball Book 1990. Villard Books. p. 240.
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