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  • Player NameDeath DateCause of DeathAgePosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    Bert Thiel2020-07-31---94.088P5-10185RR1926-05-04Marion,WI
    MLB1952-19521952-1952
    Mike Gillespie2020-07-29Complications from lung issues and stroke80.082COACH------------1940-05-07Los Angeles,CA
    ---
    John McNamara2020-07-28---88.054C5-10175RR1932-06-04Sacramento,CA
    ---
    Johan Maya2020-07-23COVID-1940.1582B-SS6-1150BR1980-02-16San Felipe,VZ
    A1999-2000
    Noel Jenke2020-07-23---73.218OF6-1215LR1946-12-17Owatonna,MN
    1969-  1-  13-BOS
    ---
    Randy Quintrell2020-07-23Cancer65.164P------------1955-02-09Atlanta,GA
    1973-  8- 178-ATL
    NCAA1974-1977
    Bob Sebra2020-07-22Organ failure58.223P6-2200RR1961-12-11Ridgewood,NJ
    1983-  5- 109-TEX
    MLB1985-19901983-1998
    Butch Hughes2020-07-21---78.158COACH6-0165RR1942-02-13Omaha,NE
    ---
    Bruce Henderson2020-07-20---70.3101B6-1195LL1949-09-13Brooklyn,NY
    1972- 40- 769-SLN
    ---
    Barton Braun2020-07-17---64.093P6-2174RR1956-04-14Vallejo,CA
    1976-  3-  71-OAK
    AAA1977-1982
    Rick Reed2020-07-16---70.135UMP6-0207------1950-03-03Denver,CO
    ---
    Greg Jurgenson2020-07-11---67.327P6-3190LL1952-08-18The Dalles,OR
    1974- 10- 231-HOU
    ---
    Frank Bolling2020-07-11---88.2382B6-1175RR1931-11-16Mobile,AL
    MLB1954-19661954-1966
    Jeff Van Houten2020-07-10---37.238OF-2B5-10175RR1982-11-14Phoenix,AZ
    2005- 13- 396-MIA
    A-2002-2008
    Michael Shull2020-07-10---56.096P6-4235RR1964-04-05Cheyenne,WY
    A+1986-1990
    Kolton Gonnerman2020-07-10Car accident24.013P6-2200RR1996-06-26Centerville,OH
    NCAA2015-2018
    Mike Ryan2020-07-07---78.224C6-2205RR1941-11-25Haverhill,MA
    1960-  0-   0-BOS
    MLB1964-19741961-1974
    Tyson Brummett2020-07-03Plane crash35.322P6-2180RR1984-08-15Columbus,MS
    2007-  7- 233-PHI
    MLB2012-20122006-2014
    Ronnie Paul2020-06-29---75.019P6-3210RL1945-06-10Fort Worth,TX
    1966-  2-  29-NYN
    ---
    Adrian Devine2020-06-27---68.207P6-4205RR1951-12-02Galveston,TX
    1970-  2-  45-ATL
    MLB1973-19801970-1981
    Jim Cuneo2020-06-27---87.355UMP------------1932-07-07Santa Rosa,CA
    ---
    Eddie Kasko2020-06-24---87.362SS-3B6-0180RR1932-06-27Linden,NJ
    MLB1957-19661957-1966
    Aldo Silva2020-06-23---24.248P6-1239RR1995-10-19Guaymas,MX
    AAA2013-2015
    Rafael Castaneda2020-06-23---52.1923B-1B6-3200RR1967-12-14Mexico City,MX
    ---
    Brian Whitaker2020-06-17---40.224P6-4200RR1979-11-05Salisbury,NC
    2002- 27- 805-SDN
    AAA2001-2006
    Player NameDeath DateCause of DeathAgePosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    Ed Fitz Gerald2020-06-14---96.024C-1B------RR1924-05-21---
    MLB1948-19591948-1959
    Jorge Rubio2020-06-14---75.052P6-3200RR1945-04-23Mexicali,MX
    1964-  0-   0-ANA
    MLB1966-19671966-1967
    Mike McCormick2020-06-13---81.257P6-2195LL1938-09-29Pasadena,CA
    MLB1956-19711956-1971
    Tom Goffena2020-06-11---61.000SS-3B6-0155RR1959-06-11Sidney,OH
    1977-  1-  25-TOR
    A+1977-1980
    Claudell Washington2020-06-10---65.283OF-DH6-0190LL1954-08-31Los Angeles,CA
    1972-  0-   0-OAK
    MLB1974-19901973-1990
    Bill Oster2020-06-06---87.155P6-3198LL1933-01-02New York,NY
    1954-  0-   0-PHA
    MLB1954-19541954-1954
    Joe Pomponi2020-06-06------UMP------------------
    ---
    John Miller2020-06-05---79.006P6-2210RR1941-05-30Baltimore,MD
    1961-  0-   0-BAL
    MLB1962-19671962-1967
    Bobby Locke2020-06-04---86.093P5-11185RR1934-03-03Rowes Run,PA
    1953-  0-   0-CLE
    MLB1959-19681959-1968
    Ray Webster2020-06-03---82.2002B-3B6-0175RR1937-11-15Grass Valley,CA
    1958-  0-   0-CLE
    MLB1959-19601959-1960
    Todd Abell2020-06-03---52.317SS-3B5-11170RR1967-07-22Crozet,VA
    1989- 28- 717-TEX
    A+1989-1989
    Oscar Brown2020-06-03---74.115OF6-0175RR1946-02-08Long Beach,CA
    1966-  1-   7-ATL
    MLB1969-19731966-1973
    Bob Bennett2020-05-31---86.343COACH------------1933-06-22Atwood,OK
    ---
    Arnold Umbach2020-05-30---77.175P6-1180RR1942-12-06Williamsburg,VA
    1961-  0-   0-MLN
    MLB1964-19661964-1966
    Scott Hughes2020-05-29------P------------------
    1984- 17- 423-CIN
    ---
    Hank Mason2020-05-29---88.345P6-0185RR1931-06-19Marshall,MO
    1954-  0-   0-PHI
    MLB1958-19601958-1960
    Chuck Wiley2020-05-25---49.186P6-0170RR1970-11-20Tallahassee,FL
    1990- 46-1184-SEA
    A+1990-1993
    Biff Pocoroba2020-05-24---66.303C-3B5-10180BR1953-07-25Burbank,CA
    1971- 17- 401-ATL
    MLB1975-19841971-1984
    Don Bright2020-05-21---68.169P6-2200RR1951-12-03Shelby,NC
    1974-  3-  55-TEX
    AAA1977-1978
    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
    Bill Anderson2020-05-13---48.233P6-0190RR1971-09-23Glens Falls,NY
    AA1994-1999
    Larry Gowell2020-05-11---72.009P6-2182RR1948-05-02Lewiston,ME
    1967-  4-  61-NYA
    MLB1972-19721967-1972
    Player NameDeath DateCause of DeathAgePosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    Ben Johnson2020-05-08---88.357P6-2190RR1931-05-16Greenwood,SC
    1949-  0-   0-BSN
    MLB1959-19601959-1960
    Rodney Polonia2020-05-08Heart attack27.231SS-P5-10160LR1992-09-19Orange,CA
    A-2011-2015
    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
    Ed Napoleon2020-04-28---82.227COACH5-9170RR1937-09-13Baltimore,MD
    ---
    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
    ---
    Dick Hyde2020-04-15---91.255P5-11170RR1928-08-03Hindsboro,IL
    MLB1955-19611955-1961
    Damaso Garcia2020-04-15---63.0672B-SS6-0185RR1957-02-07Moca,DR
    1975-  0-   0-NYA
    MLB1978-19891975-1989
    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
    ---
    Jim Frey2020-04-12---88.322OF5-9170LL1931-05-26Cleveland,OH
    ---
    Glenn Beckert2020-04-12---79.1822B-3B6-1190RR1940-10-12Pittsburgh,PA
    1962-  0-   0-BOS
    MLB1965-19751962-1975
    Jim Bolger2020-04-09---88.046OF-3B6-2180RR1932-02-23Cincinnati,OH
    MLB1950-19591950-1959
    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
    Player NameDeath DateCause of DeathAgePosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    Ryan Poe2020-04-03Staph infection42.212P6-2220RR1977-09-03Mission Viejo,CA
    1998- 21- 626-MIL
    AA1998-2002
    CB Devoy2020-04-01---60.0962B-SS5-10170BR1959-12-27Pine Bluff,AR
    Rk1983-1983
    Ed Farmer2020-04-01---70.165P6-5210RR1949-10-18Evergreen Park,IL
    1967-  5-  91-CLE
    MLB1971-19831967-1986
    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---
    ---
    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
    Ted Cox2020-03-11---65.0463B-OF6-3195RR1955-01-24Oklahoma City,OK
    1973-  1-  17-BOS
    MLB1977-19811973-1981
    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
    Jared Jordan2020-03-01---32.071C6-1200LR1987-12-20Moreno Valley,CA
    Indy2009-2011
    Steve Kring2020-03-01---72.112SCOUT------------1947-11-09---
    ---
    George Yankowski2020-02-25---97.097C6-0180RR1922-11-19Cambridge,MA
    MLB1942-19491942-1949
    Joe DeLucca2020-02-24Cancer---SCOUT------------------
    ---
    Johnny Antonelli2020-02-20Cancer89.313P6-0190LL1930-04-12Rochester,NY
    MLB1948-19611948-1961
    David Skog2020-02-19Skiing accident71.020P6-2180LL1949-01-29St. 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
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