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  • Player NameDeath DateCause of DeathAgePosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    Ken Retzer2020-05-17---86.017C6-0185LR1934-04-30Wood River,IL
    1954-  0-   0-CLE
    MLB1961-19641961-1964
    Dave Voit2020-05-16---54.231P6-2180RR1965-09-27Lexington,KY
    1988- 19- 497-MIL
    A+1988-1991
    Zach Hoffpauir2020-05-15---26.236RF-LF6-0203RR1993-09-21Glendale,AZ
    2015- 22- 646-ARI
    A-2013-2018
    Bob Watson2020-05-14---74.0341B-OF6-2205RR1946-04-10Los Angeles,CA
    1970- 15- 362-CHN
    MLB1966-19841965-1984
    Larry Gowell2020-05-11---72.009P6-2182RR1948-05-02Lewiston,ME
    1967-  4-  61-NYA
    MLB1972-19721967-1972
    Ben Johnson2020-05-08---88.357P6-2190RR1931-05-16Greenwood,SC
    1949-  0-   0-BSN
    MLB1959-19601959-1960
    Salty Saltwell2020-05-03---96.018EXEC------------1924-04-14---
    ---
    Matt Keough2020-05-02---64.303P6-3190RR1955-07-03Pomona,CA
    1973-  7- 167-OAK
    MLB1977-19861976-1986
    Miguel Marte2020-04-28COVID-19 Complications30.2421B-C6-3230RR1989-08-29Santiago,DR
    2007-  0-   0-OAK
    A-2010-2012
    Brian Fuess2020-04-25---43.0483B6-0210LR1977-03-08Belleville,IL
    Indy2000-2003
    Allen Jillson2020-04-24---71.204P6-2205LL1948-10-02Manahawkin,NJ
    1967- 45- 804-ATL
    ---
    George Zuraw2020-04-24---90.061SCOUT6-1185LL1930-02-22Charleroi,PA
    ---
    Rich Hacker2020-04-22---72.199SS-2B6-0160BR1947-10-06Belleville,IL
    1967-  8- 154-NYN
    MLB1971-19711971-1979
    Bart Johnson2020-04-22---70.109P6-5215RR1950-01-03Torrance,CA
    1968-  1-   2-CHA
    MLB1969-19771968-1979
    Dale Hunter2020-04-20------1B------LR------
    Indy1997-1997
    Bob Oliver2020-04-19---77.0701B-OF6-2215RR1943-02-08Shreveport,LA
    1963-  0-   0-PIT
    MLB1965-19751963-1978
    Calvin Bailey2020-04-19---75.011P6-3205RR1945-04-08---
    1966- 23- 455-PIT
    ---
    Bobby Winkles2020-04-17---90.037SS5-9168RR1930-03-11Tuckerman,AL
    ---
    Damaso Garcia2020-04-15---63.0672B-SS6-0185RR1957-02-07Moca,DR
    1975-  0-   0-NYA
    MLB1978-19891975-1989
    Dick Hyde2020-04-15---91.255P5-11170RR1928-08-03Hindsboro,IL
    MLB1955-19611955-1961
    Mark Angelo2020-04-13---59.2031B-OF6-3193LR1960-09-22Winchester,MA
    1983- 18- 468-SLN
    A1983-1984
    Bob Biscan2020-04-13---71.302P5-11180RR1948-06-15Hammond,IN
    1966- 23- 452-CLE
    ---
    Glenn Beckert2020-04-12---79.1822B-3B6-1190RR1940-10-12Pittsburgh,PA
    1962-  0-   0-BOS
    MLB1965-19751962-1975
    Jim Frey2020-04-12---88.322OF5-9170LL1931-05-26Cleveland,OH
    ---
    Jim Bolger2020-04-09---88.046OF-3B6-2180RR1932-02-23Cincinnati,OH
    MLB1950-19591950-1959
    Player NameDeath DateCause of DeathAgePosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    John Matias2020-04-07---75.235OF-1B5-11170LL1944-08-15Honolulu,HI
    1963-  0-   0-BAL
    MLB1970-19701970-1980
    Al Kaline2020-04-06---85.108OF-DH6-2180RR1934-12-19Baltimore,MD
    MLB1953-19741953-1974
    Mike Tresemer2020-04-06---57.207P6-5220RR1962-09-11San Jose,CA
    1986- 10- 261-KCA
    AAA1986-1990
    Ryan Poe2020-04-03Staph infection42.212P6-2220RR1977-09-03Mission Viejo,CA
    1998- 21- 626-MIL
    AA1998-2002
    Ed Farmer2020-04-01---70.165P6-5210RR1949-10-18Evergreen Park,IL
    1967-  5-  91-CLE
    MLB1971-19831967-1986
    CB Devoy2020-04-01---60.0962B-SS5-10170BR1959-12-27Pine Bluff,AR
    Rk1983-1983
    Jeff Cary2020-03-29---61.181P6-0180RR1958-09-29Pensacola,FL
    1977-  3-  76-SEA
    AA1977-1985
    Jimmy Wynn2020-03-26---78.014OF-DH5-9170RR1942-03-12Hamilton,OH
    1962-  0-   0-CIN
    MLB1963-19771962-1977
    Bob Lee2020-03-25---82.119P6-3230RR1937-11-26Ottumwa,IA
    1956-  0-   0-PIT
    MLB1964-19681964-1968
    Howard McPike2020-03-23---65.223P6-3195RR1954-08-12Bowling Green,MO
    1972- 31- 687-BAL
    ---
    Mick Dwyer2020-03-22------1B6-3225RR------
    A+1977-1979
    Bob Stephenson2020-03-20---91.221SS-2B6-0165RR1928-08-11Blair,OK
    MLB1955-19551955-1955
    Bob Polinsky2020-03-17---68.269P6-4202RR1951-06-21Lansford,PA
    1973-  1-  14-NYA
    AAA1977-1979
    Hank Workman2020-03-16---94.0391B6-1185LR1926-02-05Los Angeles,CA
    MLB1950-19501950-1950
    Mike Rapacioli2020-03-16---39.181OF6-0185LL1980-09-16Salamanca,NY
    Indy2001-2004
    Jeff Ditch2020-03-15---53.303COACH------------1966-05-16---
    ---
    Ted Cox2020-03-11---65.0463B-OF6-3195RR1955-01-24Oklahoma City,OK
    1973-  1-  17-BOS
    MLB1977-19811973-1981
    Steve Peterson2020-03-11Heart attack---COACH---------------Huntsville,AL
    ---
    Jarrod Patterson2020-03-11Car accident46.1853B-1B6-1195LR1973-09-07Montgomery,AL
    1993- 20- 556-NYN
    MLB2001-20031993-2006
    David Albright2020-03-07---63.085P6-0175LL1956-12-12Excelsior Springs,MO
    A+1979-1982
    Don Pavletich2020-03-05-81.235C-1B5-11209RR1938-07-13Milwaukee,WI
    MLB1957-19711957-1971
    Steve Kring2020-03-01---72.112SCOUT------------1947-11-09---
    ---
    Jared Jordan2020-03-01---32.071C6-1200LR1987-12-20Moreno Valley,CA
    Indy2009-2011
    George Yankowski2020-02-25---97.097C6-0180RR1922-11-19Cambridge,MA
    MLB1942-19491942-1949
    Joe DeLucca2020-02-24Cancer---SCOUT------------------
    ---
    Player NameDeath DateCause of DeathAgePosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    Johnny Antonelli2020-02-20Cancer89.313P6-0190LL1930-04-12Rochester,NY
    MLB1948-19611948-1961
    David Skog2020-02-19---71.020P6-2180LL1949-01-29St. Louis Park,MN
    1968- 33- 735-MIN
    ---
    Tony Fernandez2020-02-15Complications from kidney disease57.229SS-3B6-2195BR1962-06-30San Pedro de Macoris,DR
    1979-  0-   0-TOR
    MLB1983-20011980-2001
    Katsuya Nomura2020-02-11---84.226COACH------------1935-06-29---
    ---
    Dick Scott2020-02-10---86.331P6-2185RL1933-03-15Portsmouth,NH
    1953-  0-   0-BRO
    MLB1963-19641963-1964
    Angel Echevarria2020-02-07---48.257OF-1B6-3226RR1971-05-25Bridgeport,CT
    1992- 17- 487-COL
    MLB1996-20021992-2006
    Michael Serviente2020-02-06---56.336P6-4210RR1963-03-07Oak Park,IL
    1983-  3-  77-MIL
    Rk1983-1984
    Gil Coan2020-02-04---97.261OF6-0180LR1922-05-18Monroe,NC
    MLB1946-19561946-1956
    Dick Koecher2020-02-04---93.310P6-5196LL1926-03-30Philadelphia,PA
    MLB1946-19481946-1948
    Don Hasenmayer2020-01-28---92.2992B-3B5-10180RR1927-04-04Roslyn,PA
    MLB1945-19461945-1946
    Narciso Elvira2020-01-28---52.090P5-10160LL1967-10-29Veracruz,MX
    1986-  0-   0-MIL
    MLB1990-19901987-2006
    Ramon Aviles2020-01-27---68.0052B-SS5-9155RR1952-01-22Manati,PR
    1969-  0-   0-BOS
    MLB1977-19811970-1983
    Jay Hankins2020-01-21---84.074OF5-7170LR1935-11-07St. Louis,MO
    1957-  0-   0-KC1
    MLB1961-19631961-1963
    Jay Semke2020-01-19---53.024OF6-2185LR1966-12-25Cambridge,OH
    1985- 33- 798-CLE
    Rk1989-1989
    Danny Talbott2020-01-19Complications from cancer75.0781B-OF6-0180RR1944-11-01Rocky Mount,NC
    1967-  3-  41-BAL
    NCAA1967-1967
    David Smith2020-01-14-73.056P6-3195RR1946-11-18Schaghticoke,NY
    1966- 32- 623-CHA
    ---
    Fausto Segura2020-01-12Motorcycle accident23.079P6-3191RR1996-10-24Barahona,DR
    A-2017-2019
    Ed Sprague2020-01-10-74.115P6-4195RR1945-09-16Boston,MA
    1966-  0-   0-SLN
    MLB1968-19761966-1976
    Hal Smith2020-01-09-89.032C-3B6-0195RR1930-12-07West Frankfort,IL
    MLB1955-19641955-1964
    Shea Harris2020-01-06-35.130C5-11190RR1984-08-28Houston,TX
    Indy2003-2014
    Bill Dunn2020-01-04-47.2842B5-11180RR1972-03-25Baltimore,MD
    1993- 15- 413-KCA
    A-1993-1998
    Neal Watlington2019-12-29-97.003C6-0195LR1922-12-25Yanceyville,NC
    MLB1953-19531953-1953
    Steven Hodges2019-12-27-52.307P6-0190LR1967-02-23Colorado Springs,CO
    Rk1990-1990
    Dick Bokelmann2019-12-27Natural causes93.061P6-0180RR1926-10-26Arlington Heights,IL
    MLB1951-19531951-1953
    Andy Hassler2019-12-25-68.067P6-5220LL1951-10-18Texas City,TX
    1969- 25- 581-CAL
    MLB1971-19851970-1985
    Player NameDeath DateCause of DeathAgePosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    Barry Sullivan2019-12-22------H------------------
    A+1977-1977
    Norm Angelini2019-12-21Cancer72.088P5-11175LL1947-09-24San Francisco,CA
    1967-  8- 144-NYA
    MLB1972-19731969-1981
    Rich Rundles2019-12-16Natural causes38.195P6-5180LL1981-06-03Chattanooga,TN
    1999-  3-  88-BOS
    MLB2008-20091999-2013
    Rex Johnston2019-12-15---83.036OF6-1202BR1936-11-08Colton,CA
    1959-  0-   0-PIT
    MLB1964-19641964-1964
    Ted Lepcio2019-12-11---89.1352B-3B5-10177RR1930-07-28Utica,NY
    MLB1952-19611952-1961
    Weldon Bowlin2019-12-08---78.3623B5-9155RR1940-12-10Paragould,AR
    1959-  0-   0-SLN
    MLB1967-19671967-1967
    Jeff Rudolph2019-12-07---62.004C-SS6-0185RR1957-12-02Concord,MA
    1979- 25- 642-NYA
    A+1978-1981
    Tom Forrester2019-12-01---55.2281B-OF6-2195LL1964-04-16Jersey City,NJ
    1985-  1-  22-CHA
    AAA1985-1991
    John Strohmayer2019-11-28---73.045P6-1181RR1946-10-13Belle Fourche,SD
    1968- 26- 577-OAK
    MLB1970-19741968-1974
    Will Brunson2019-11-23Heart attack49.247P6-6185LL1970-03-20Irving,TX
    1992- 21- 577-CIN
    MLB1998-19991992-2001
    Val Heim2019-11-21---99.016OF5-11170LR1920-11-04Plymouth,WI
    MLB1942-19421942-1942
    Ryan Costello2019-11-18---23.1571B-3B6-2190LR1996-06-13Wethersfield,CT
    2017- 31- 933-SEA
    AA2015-2019
    Jim Coates2019-11-15---87.102P6-4192RR1932-08-04Farnham,VA
    MLB1956-19671956-1967
    Irv Noren2019-11-15---94.350OF-1B6-0190LL1924-11-29Jamestown,NY
    MLB1950-19601950-1960
    John Bevil2019-11-14---73.175P6-0180LL1946-05-22Alice,TX
    1968- 26- 593-DET
    ---
    Tony Gwinn2019-11-08---55.120C-1B6-1185RR1964-07-10Newcastle,OK
    AA1986-1989
    Bob Johnson2019-11-08---83.248SS-2B5-10175RR1936-03-04Omaha,NE
    1955-  0-   0-DET
    MLB1960-19701960-1970
    George Arnott2019-11-05Alzheimers Disease70.0522B------------1949-09-13Berkeley,CA
    1967- 23- 452-PIT
    ---
    Cotton Nix2019-11-01---86.234SCOUT------------1933-03-11---
    ---
    Ron Fairly2019-10-30---81.1091B-OF5-10181LL1938-07-12Macon,GA
    1958-  0-   0-LAN
    MLB1958-19781958-1978
    Tim Chambers2019-10-27---54.272COACH------------1965-01-27Claremore,OK
    ---
    Chuck Meriwether2019-10-26---63.117UMP6-5230------1956-06-30Nashville,TN
    ---
    Eleno Cuen2019-10-25---67.067P6-2200RR1952-08-18Ciudad Obregon,MX
    AAA1981-1982
    Joe Singley2019-10-23---55.307C-1B6-2238RR1963-12-20Philadelphia,PA
    AA1987-1990
    George Ban2019-10-22---64.089C6-0175RR1955-07-25Sacramento,CA
    1973- 14- 322-ATL
    ---
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    Player Name Name of the player. If not linked, then no profile on the site Death Date Published date of death (if available) Cause of Death Published cause of death (if available) Prone to debate Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Ht Height Wt Weight Ba Bats Th Throws Born Date Date of Birth for Player Place of Birth City,State or City,Country for birthplace Draft Info Year-DraftRound-Overall-Drafted by Team Abbreviation. Click the link to view picks for that round. Indicates most recent draft instance HiLvl Highest Level Reached MLB Years Up-to-date Range of Years played Stat Years Available range of years of statistics within the TBC system