Sep. 29th, 1953
Fort Wayne, Indiana, USA
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- Drafted by the New York Yankees and he played third base for their farm team until he was injured in 1978
- Pitched in the minor leagues before getting into acting
- Graduated from the University of South Florida in Tampa, Florida on a baseball scholarship and majored in pre-dentistry.
- Has a son and three daughters together with wife Victoria.
- 'Shelley Long' (qv) originally wanted Drake to play her husband on the sitcom _"Kelly Kelly" (1998)_ (qv). He was all set to star on both that and _"Days of Our Lives" (1965)_ (qv), but his schedule on Days conflicted with the filming of the pilot of Kelly Kelly and thus was replaced by 'Robert Hays (I)' (qv).
- He is the stepfather of actor 'Ben Hogestyn' (qv).