Richard D. Poythress
- Bats Right, Throws Right
- Height 6' 0", Weight 180 lb.
- School South Georgia Junior College
- Born ~1952
Richard Poythress is the father of Rich Poythress. Richard was picked by the Chicago Cubs in the 26th round of the 1973 amateur draft. He hit .232/.277/.323 and fielded .806 at third baseman for the 1973 GCL Cubs, his lone pro season.