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  • Player NameDeath DateCause of DeathAgePosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    Bill Earnhart2021-04-13---85.208OF5-10175RR1935-09-17Gold Hill,NC
    ---
    Jack Smith2021-04-07---85.143P6-0185RR1935-11-15Pikeville,KY
    1955-  0-   0-BRO
    MLB1962-19641962-1964
    Stanley Baker2021-04-07---72.298C6-2210RR1948-06-13Fayetteville,NC
    1966-  8- 155-PIT
    ---
    Bill Bryk2021-04-06---70.078P6-1190RR1951-01-18Chicago,IL
    1969- 32- 737-WS2
    ---
    Ronald Sissel2021-04-03Cancer57.075P6-3215RR1964-01-18Onalaska,WI
    Rk1986-1986
    Ken Reitz2021-03-31---69.2803B-1B6-0185RR1951-06-24San Francisco,CA
    1969- 31- 732-SLN
    MLB1972-19821972-1987
    Chuck Schilling2021-03-30---83.1562B5-11170RR1937-10-25Brooklyn,NY
    1958-  0-   0-BOS
    MLB1961-19651961-1965
    Mike Bell2021-03-26Cancer46.1093B-2B6-2190RR1974-12-07Cincinnati,OH
    1993-  1-  30-TEX
    MLB2000-20001993-2005
    Bobby Brown2021-03-25---96.1503B-SS6-1180LR1924-10-25Seattle,WA
    MLB1946-19541946-1954
    Joe Cunningham2021-03-25---89.2101B-OF6-1190LL1931-08-27Paterson,NJ
    MLB1954-19661954-1966
    Randy Tate2021-03-25---68.153P6-3190RR1952-10-23Florence,AL
    1972-  5-  99-NYN
    MLB1975-19751975-1978
    Steven Taylor2021-03-23------IF6-0165RR---Atlanta,GA
    NCAA2015-2018
    Ed Armbrister2021-03-17---72.256OF5-11160RR1948-07-04Nassau,BM
    1967-  0-   0-HOU
    MLB1973-19771973-1978
    Coot Veal2021-03-14---88.248SS-3B6-1165RR1932-07-09Sandersville,GA
    1952-  0-   0-DET
    MLB1958-19631958-1963
    Frankie De la cruz2021-03-14---37.001P5-11160RR1984-03-12Santo Domingo,DR
    2001-  0-   0-DET
    MLB2007-20112002-2019
    Douglas Blake2021-03-12---70.267OF------------1950-06-18---
    1968- 58- 900-LAN
    ---
    Jim Snyder2021-03-09---88.2062B-1B6-1185RR1932-08-15Dearborn,MI
    1952-  0-   0-SLA
    MLB1961-19641961-1964
    Rheal Cormier2021-03-08Cancer53.319P5-10187LL1967-04-23Moncton,NB
    1988-  6- 158-SLN
    MLB1991-20071989-2007
    Norm Sherry2021-03-08---89.235C5-11181RR1931-07-16New York,NY
    1950-  0-   0-BRO
    MLB1959-19631959-1963
    Jeff Goldbach2021-03-07Murdered41.077C-1B6-0190RR1979-12-20Evansville,IN
    1998-  2-  62-CHN
    AA1998-2006
    Don Gile2021-03-05Natural causes85.3201B-C6-6220RR1935-04-19Modesto,CA
    1955-  0-   0-BOS
    MLB1959-19621959-1962
    Tim Brill2021-03-04---65.289C6-1195RR1955-05-19Temple,PA
    1977- 21- 525-CLE
    AA1977-1979
    Joe Altobelli2021-03-03Natural causes88.2801B-OF6-0185LL1932-05-26Detroit,MI
    MLB1955-19611955-1961
    Joe Sawchuk2021-02-27---82.326UMP5-8196------1938-04-07Toronto,ON
    ---
    Al Naples2021-02-26---93.181SS5-9168RR1927-08-29St. George,NY
    MLB1949-19491949-1949
    Player NameDeath DateCause of DeathAgePosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    Byrd Ritter2021-02-24-73.013P------------1948-02-11---
    1967-  1-  15-PIT
    ---
    Rick Atkinson2021-02-23Cancer73.1282B-3B5-11195RR1947-10-18---
    1969- 31- 725-ATL
    ---
    Stan Williams2021-02-20Related to cardio-pulmonary illness84.158P6-5230RR1936-09-14Enfield,NH
    MLB1958-19721958-1972
    Mike Hurst2021-02-19---68.031COACH------------1953-01-19---
    ---
    Juan Pizarro2021-02-18Cancer84.010P5-11190LL1937-02-07Santurce,PR
    MLB1957-19741957-1974
    Jim Bratsen2021-02-18-68.0511B6-1205LL1952-12-28Bryan,TX
    A+1974-1978
    Lew Krausse2021-02-16Cancer77.297P6-0167RR1943-04-25Media,PA
    1961-  0-   0-KC1
    MLB1961-19741961-1974
    Angel Mangual2021-02-16-73.334OF-DH5-10180RR1947-03-19Juana Diaz,PR
    1966-  0-   0-PIT
    MLB1969-19761969-1976
    Wynn Hawkins2021-02-11-84.356P6-3195RR1936-02-20East Palestine,OH
    1955-  0-   0-CLE
    MLB1960-19621960-1962
    Billy Conigliaro2021-02-10-73.179OF6-0190RR1947-08-15Revere,MA
    1965-  1-   5-BOS
    MLB1969-19731969-1973
    Stan Palys2021-02-08---90.283OF-1B6-2190RR1930-05-01Blakely,PA
    MLB1953-19561953-1956
    Anthony Thompson2021-02-08---52.215OF6-0217RR1968-07-08Selma,AL
    1987- 16- 398-PIT
    Rk1987-1987
    Hy Cohen2021-02-04-90.006P6-5220RR1931-01-29Brooklyn,NY
    MLB1955-19551955-1955
    Dean Hummel2021-02-04Pancreatic cancer60.285P6-3190LL1960-04-24Eugene,OR
    1982- 30- 747-SFN
    AAA1981-1986
    Wayne Terwilliger2021-02-03Dementia + Bladder Cancer95.2212B-3B5-11170RR1925-06-27Clare,MI
    MLB1949-19601949-1960
    Willard Hunter2021-02-03---85.332P6-2180RL1935-03-08Newark,NJ
    1955-  0-   0-BRO
    MLB1962-19641962-1964
    Flavio Alfaro2021-01-27Pancreatic cancer59.0932B-SS5-10165RR1961-10-26San Fernando,CA
    1984-  4-  99-ATL
    A+1985-1985
    Ron Johnson2021-01-26-64.3091B-2B6-3215RR1956-03-23Long Beach,CA
    1978- 24- 595-KCA
    MLB1982-19841978-1985
    Tim Wallace2021-01-26Heart attack57.300SS-2B5-10200RR1963-04-01Richmond,CA
    1985- 32- 792-CHN
    AA1985-1998
    Dick Smith2021-01-25-93.1883B-SS5-8160RR1927-07-21Blandburg,PA
    MLB1951-19551951-1955
    Larry Hammer2021-01-24------P---------------Chicago,IL
    1970-  6- 130-CIN
    ---
    Paul Foytack2021-01-23-90.068P5-11180RR1930-11-16Scranton,PA
    MLB1953-19641953-1964
    Hank Aaron2021-01-22Natural causes86.351OF-1B6-0180RR1934-02-05Mobile,AL
    1952-  0-   0-BSN
    MLB1954-19761954-1976
    Mike Sadek2021-01-20Short illness74.235C-OF5-9165RR1946-05-30Minneapolis,MN
    1967-  5-  83-MIN
    MLB1973-19811973-1981
    Don Sutton2021-01-19Cancer75.292P6-1185RR1945-04-02Clio,AL
    1964-  0-   0-LAN
    MLB1966-19881966-1988
    Player NameDeath DateCause of DeathAgePosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    Bart Bell2021-01-16---73.2032B5-10160RR1947-06-27Albuquerque,NM
    1967- 68- 960-LAN
    ---
    Ron Samford2021-01-14-90.320SS-2B5-11156RR1930-02-28Dallas,TX
    MLB1954-19591954-1959
    John LaRose2021-01-14---69.081P6-1185LL1951-10-25Pawtucket,RI
    1970-  1-  14-BOS
    MLB1978-19781976-1980
    Ben Hines2021-01-13-85.067C5-11230RR1935-11-07Yeager,OK
    ---
    Raymond Allen2021-01-12Rare cancer73.338P6-1185RR1947-02-08Inglewood,CA
    1966- 26- 511-ATL
    ---
    Ben Jordan2021-01-11------P6-9250RR---Ashland,KY
    NCAA2019-2019
    Pedro Gonzalez2021-01-10---83.0292B-1B6-0176RR1937-12-12San Pedro de Macoris,DR
    1958-  0-   0-NYA
    MLB1963-19671963-1967
    Terry Greene2021-01-08---70.292IF6-3185LR1950-03-22Springfield,MO
    1968- 30- 681-DET
    ---
    Tom Lasorda2021-01-07---93.107P5-10175LL1927-09-22Norristown,PA
    MLB1954-19561954-1956
    Rich Alday2021-01-06After prostate surgery---COACH---------------Tucson,AZ
    ---
    Don Leppert2021-01-05-90.0462B5-8175LR1930-11-20Memphis,TN
    MLB1955-19551955-1955
    Tom Acker2021-01-04-90.303P6-4215RR1930-03-07Paterson,NJ
    MLB1956-19591956-1959
    John Parker2021-01-04---73.238P6-5195RR1947-05-11Mocksville,NC
    1965-  4-  65-PHI
    ---
    Derian Gonzalez2020-12-31Car accident25.334P6-3190RR1995-01-31Santa Barbara del Zulia,VZ
    AAA2013-2018
    Stephen Sunday2020-12-29---28.285C6-0230RR1992-03-18Scranton,PA
    Indy2016-2016
    Rich Thoms2020-12-28---77.112P6-0180LL1943-09-07Staten Island,NY
    1965- 55- 787-BAL
    ---
    Desi Herrera2020-12-28Brain cancer46.230P6-2210RR1974-05-12Fontana,CA
    1996-  9- 270-CIN
    Rk1996-1996
    Derek Aucoin2020-12-26Brain cancer50.274P6-7235RR1970-03-27Lachine,QC
    1989-  0-   0-MON
    MLB1996-19961989-1998
    Phil Niekro2020-12-26Cancer81.269P6-1180RR1939-04-01Blaine,OH
    1958-  0-   0-MLN
    MLB1964-19871964-1987
    Scott Long2020-12-26---77.084SS6-3195RR1943-10-03Birmingham,AL
    1965- 52- 777-HOU
    NCAA1965-1967
    Larry Grahek2020-12-26Complications from COVID-1963.358OF-1B6-2195LL1957-01-02Ely,MN
    1979- 21- 540-KCA
    A1979-1981
    Melvin Aaron2020-12-24---71.060OF5-11175RR1949-10-25Los Angeles,CA
    1971- 17- 404-CAL
    ---
    George Spriggs2020-12-22-83.214OF5-11175LR1937-05-22Jewell,MD
    1963-  0-   0-PIT
    MLB1965-19701965-1970
    John Paull2020-12-21Cancer67.114C5-11190LR1953-08-29Uniontown,PA
    1972-  6- 101-PIT
    ---
    John Higgins2020-12-21---65.096UMP------------1955-09-16St. Petersburg,FL
    ---
    Player NameDeath DateCause of DeathAgePosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    Billy Harris2020-12-20---77.0262B-3B6-0175LR1943-11-24Hamlet,NC
    1966- 27- 531-CLE
    MLB1968-19691968-1978
    Keith Noreen2020-12-19---52.1973B6-0185RR1968-06-04Barrington,IL
    A1990-1990
    Matt Nerland2020-12-18Liver condition---SCOUT------------------
    ---
    Larry King2020-12-13---71.004P6-1180RR1949-12-09Macon,GA
    1967- 20- 399-LAN
    ---
    Frank Baumann2020-12-13-87.165P6-1210LL1933-07-01St. Louis,MO
    MLB1955-19651955-1965
    Billy DeMars2020-12-10-95.106SS-3B5-10160RR1925-08-26Brooklyn,NY
    MLB1948-19511948-1951
    Phil Linz2020-12-09---81.188SS-2B6-1180RR1939-06-04Baltimore,MD
    1957-  0-   0-NYA
    MLB1962-19681962-1968
    Dick Allen2020-12-07---78.2741B-3B5-11190RR1942-03-08Wampum,PA
    1960-  0-   0-PHI
    MLB1963-19771963-1977
    Roger Moret2020-12-07---71.082P6-4175BL1949-09-16Guayama,PR
    1968-  0-   0-BOS
    MLB1970-19781970-1978
    Terry Milani2020-12-07---75.0411B6-1195RR1945-10-27---
    1965-  2-  40-SLN
    ---
    Don Roth2020-12-07---75.085OF6-1190RR1945-09-13Falls Church,VA
    1965-  8- 158-BAL
    ---
    Rowe Miller2020-12-03---70.011C6-0185RR1950-11-22Fort Worth,TX
    1969- 36- 825-CIN
    ---
    Lon Joyce2020-12-03------SCOUT------------------
    ---
    Bill Spanswick2020-12-02---82.147P6-3195LL1938-07-08Springfield,MA
    1957-  0-   0-BOS
    MLB1964-19641964-1964
    Denis Menke2020-12-01---80.132SS-3B6-0190RR1940-07-21Algona,IA
    1958-  0-   0-MLN
    MLB1962-19741962-1974
    Tommy Sandt2020-12-01---69.3442B-3B5-11175RR1950-12-22Brooklyn,NY
    1969-  2-  33-OAK
    MLB1976-19761976-1993
    Chico Fernandez2020-11-30Hit by a truck near his home81.221SS-2B5-10160RR1939-04-23Havana,CU
    1958-  0-   0-DET
    MLB1968-19681968-1968
    Jim Duffy2020-11-30---73.307OF5-11170LR1947-01-27Chicago,IL
    1965- 42- 718-MIN
    ---
    Geoffrey Brandt2020-11-29---68.345OF-P6-1---------1951-12-20Salt Lake City,UT
    1969-  6- 121-WS2
    ---
    Bob Miller2020-11-27---94.164P6-3190RR1926-06-16Detroit,MI
    MLB1949-19581949-1958
    Lardell Allen2020-11-27---48.097C-1B6-3205RR1972-08-21Iowa City,IA
    1992- 27- 753-PHI
    Rk1993-1993
    Johnny Williams2020-11-25Cancer + Covid-1974.048OF5-11180LL1946-10-08Macon,GA
    1969-  7- 145-WS2
    ---
    Fred Howard2020-11-25---71.2421B6-1180RL1949-03-28Fresno,CA
    1967-  9- 164-NYN
    ---
    Randy Wilson2020-11-23Pancreatic cancer67.2731B6-5210LL1953-02-23San Fernando,CA
    1971- 27- 622-CAL
    ---
    George Carter2020-11-18---76.313OF6-4210---R1944-01-10Buffalo,NY
    1967- 52- 877-NYN
    ---
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