The shortstop had a brief career with Boston. After being called up on Sept. 20, 1951, he collected one hit in 11 at bats for the Red Sox, though he had a .286 on-base percentage because he also drew three walks. Richter went on to play four more years in the minors before retiring. He went on to complete his degree in business at Miami.
Copy link for SABR’s biography of Richter: https://sabr.org/bioproj/person/al-richter/
After his career, Richter hosted a Sunday television show in Norfolk, Va., for six years, “Spotlight on Sports.”