Hall of Fame

Ryan Thompson - Player

Inducted in 2008

Ryan Orlando Thompson (Player) -He was a former Major League Baseball from Chestertown Maryland. He played outfielder for all or part of nine seasons in the majors between 1992 and 2002 for the New York Mets, Cleveland Indians, Houston Astros, New York Yankees, Florida Marlins, and Milwaukee Brewers. He is perhaps best known for hitting a line drive off the face of Red Sox pitcher Bryce Florie while with the Yankees.
Ryan also played one season in Japan for the Fukuoka Daiei Hawks in 1998.