Randy Bass had been serving his hometown as a City
Councilman. He was elected councilman for Ward 1 in March of 2001
and was still serving when he was elected to represent District
32 as Senator in November of 2004. He is a member of the Oklahoma
Senator Bass is an active member
of his community where he is an Elder of Holy Cross Lutheran Church.
He is an associate member of Lawton Ambucs. He has coached girls
softball, and worked as the Lawton High School girls golf team coach
from 2000 to 2003.
Randy Bass was born March 13, 1954
in Lawton, Oklahoma. He began a career in baseball in 1972 when
he was drafted from Lawton High School in the fourth round with
the Minnesota Twins. He spent time with several major league teams
including the Kansas City Royals, the Montreal Expos, the San Diego
Padres and the Texas Rangers before being picked to play in Japan
Randy became the first baseman and
power hitter for the Hanshin Tigers from 1983 to 1988. He became
the greatest foreign hitter (of over 400) to ever step on Japanese
shores. He currently holds eight national records in Japan. He set
the all time season batting average mark of .389 in 1986, he is
the only player to win back-to-back Triple Crowns, and hit 200 homers
faster than any man in baseball history. Randy is a baseball legend
He was appointed ambassador to Japan
by Governor Nigh in 1986. His passion for baseball is kept alive
by being a member of the Major League Baseball Association and through
trips to Japan where he plays celebrity games and golf tournaments.
He has also been employed to commentate baseball games for Minichi
Broadcasting Systems in Japan. He worked as a scout for the Tokyo
Giants from 1998 to 2003.
Randy also has a passion for golf.
He enjoys spending time with his wife Kelley, his son Zach, daughters
Staci and Remi and his four grandchildren Levi, Hagen, Jayden and
2300 N. Lincoln Blvd., Rm. 528B
Oklahoma City, OK 73105
Executive Assistant: Donna Ambler
|2606 NW Lake Front
Lawton, OK 73505
District Information: District 32
Zip codes Represented
- 73006, 73501, 73503, 73505,
73507, 73527, 73528, 73538, 73552, 73557, 73559, and 73564.
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