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  • Player NameDeath DateCause of DeathAgePosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    Ben Hines2021-01-13---85.067C5-11230RR1935-11-07Yeager,OK
    ---
    Ben Jordan2021-01-11------P6-9250RR---Ashland,KY
    NCAA2019-2019
    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
    ---
    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
    MLB1964-19871959-1987
    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
    A1971-1971
    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
    ---
    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
    ---
    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
    Player NameDeath DateCause of DeathAgePosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    Dick Allen2020-12-07---78.2741B-3B5-11190RR1942-03-08Wampum,PA
    1960-  0-   0-PHI
    MLB1963-19771960-1977
    Roger Moret2020-12-07---71.082P6-4175BL1949-09-16Guayama,PR
    1968-  0-   0-BOS
    MLB1970-19781968-1978
    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
    MLB1962-19741958-1974
    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
    ---
    Lindy McDaniel2020-11-14COVID-1984.337P6-3195RR1935-12-13Hollis,OK
    MLB1955-19751955-1975
    Joe Estep2020-11-12---42.333OF5-10195LL1977-12-14Portsmouth,OH
    Indy2000-2002
    Paul Schrieber2020-11-12Brain hemorrhage54.135UMP5-11190------1966-06-30Eugene,OR
    ---
    Richie Grayum2020-11-11Colon cancer52.055OF-3B5-10185LR1968-09-17Green Cove Springs,FL
    1989- 11- 278-CHN
    AAA1987-1994
    Foster Castleman2020-11-09---89.3123B-SS6-0175RR1931-01-01Nashville,TN
    MLB1954-19581954-1958
    Dan Pfister2020-11-09---83.324P6-0187RR1936-12-20Plainfield,NJ
    1957-  0-   0-KC1
    MLB1961-19641961-1964
    Glenn Ezell2020-11-09---76.010C6-1190RR1944-10-29Kentwood,LA
    A+1977-1977
    Player NameDeath DateCause of DeathAgePosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    Les Rohr2020-11-06---74.246P6-5205LL1946-03-05Lowestoft,EN
    1965-  1-   2-NYN
    MLB1967-19691967-1969
    Johnny Paredes2020-11-05Cancer58.0642B-OF5-11165RR1962-09-02Maracaibo,VZ
    1982-  0-   0-PHI
    MLB1988-19911982-1993
    Chuck Hartman2020-11-02---85.317COACH------------1934-12-20---
    ---
    Julio Becquer2020-11-01---88.3171B-OF5-11178LL1931-12-20Havana,CU
    MLB1955-19631955-1963
    Rick Baldwin2020-10-30Complications from COVID-1967.151P6-3180LR1953-06-01Fresno,CA
    1971-  9- 212-NYN
    MLB1975-19771975-1978
    Jim Hicks2020-10-29---80.163OF-1B6-3205RR1940-05-18East Chicago,IN
    1959-  0-   0-CHA
    MLB1965-19701965-1970
    Tim Barker2020-10-29Cancer52.120SS-2B6-0175RR1968-06-30Salisbury,MD
    1989-  6- 162-LAN
    AAA1989-1998
    Tom Yewcic2020-10-20---88.163C5-11180RR1932-05-09Conemaugh,PA
    MLB1957-19571957-1957
    Hal Dues2020-10-20---66.028P6-3180RR1954-09-22La Marque,TX
    1974-  0-   0-MON
    MLB1977-19801974-1982
    Derryl Cousins2020-10-19Cancer74.062UMP6-0205------1946-08-18Fresno,CA
    ---
    Blaine Deabenderfer2020-10-18---56.134P6-3210RR1964-06-06Leland,NC
    1985-  1-   6-OAK
    A1985-1987
    Jack McMahan2020-10-16---88.085P6-0175RL1932-07-22Hot Springs,AR
    MLB1956-19561956-1956
    Dan Gallagher2020-10-15------COACH------------------
    ---
    Joe Morgan2020-10-11polyneuropathy77.0222B-OF5-7155LR1943-09-19Bonham,TX
    1962-  0-   0-HOU
    MLB1963-19841963-1984
    Whitey Ford2020-10-08-91.352P5-10181LL1928-10-21New York,NY
    MLB1950-19671950-1967
    Kim Batiste2020-10-07Complications from emergency kidney surgery52.206SS-3B6-0193RR1968-03-15New Orleans,LA
    1987-  3-  78-PHI
    MLB1991-19961987-2003
    Fred Wenz2020-10-06-79.041P6-3214RR1941-08-26Bound Brook,NJ
    1959-  0-   0-SFN
    MLB1968-19701968-1970
    Stephen Romey2020-10-05-63.220OF6-1185RR1957-02-27Toronto,OH
    1979- 38- 850-TEX
    Rk1979-1979
    Charlie Haeger2020-10-03Suicide at Grand Canyon37.014P6-1200RR1983-09-19Plymouth,MI
    2001- 25- 763-CHA
    MLB2006-20102001-2013
    Frank Lucy2020-10-03Cancer65.174C-1B6-1195RR1955-04-12Washington,PA
    1976- 18- 425-PHI
    AA1977-1979
    Bob Gibson2020-10-02Cancer84.327P6-1195RR1935-11-09Omaha,NE
    1957-  0-   0-SLN
    MLB1959-19751959-1975
    Ron Perranoski2020-10-02Long illness84.184P6-0192LL1936-04-01Paterson,NJ
    1958-  0-   0-CHN
    MLB1961-19731958-1973
    Tary Scott2020-10-02Heart attack,car accident57.0191B6-2200RR1963-09-13Jonesborough,TN
    1984-  7- 169-BOS
    AA1984-1988
    Lynn Adams2020-10-01Cancer70.308SS6-0170LR1949-11-27Oakland,CA
    1967-  7- 135-DET
    ---
    Lou Johnson2020-09-30-86.008OF5-11175RR1934-09-22Lexington,KY
    1953-  0-   0-NYA
    MLB1960-19691960-1969
    Player NameDeath DateCause of DeathAgePosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    Jay Johnstone2020-09-29COVID-19 related complications74.313OF-1B6-1175LR1945-11-20Manchester,CT
    1963-  0-   0-ANA
    MLB1966-19851963-1985
    Hal Raether2020-09-26-87.351P6-1185RR1932-10-10Lake Mills,WI
    MLB1954-19571954-1957
    Paul Pettit2020-09-24Natural causes88.299P6-2195LL1931-11-29Los Angeles,CA
    MLB1951-19531951-1953
    Gary Hughes2020-09-19Long illness79.229SCOUT------------1941-02-02---
    ---
    Chris Halliday2020-09-18-46.081C6-2205LR1974-06-29Evans,GA
    1994- 35- 983-NYA
    ---
    Steve Shartzer2020-09-17-66.209OF-1B6-1180RR1954-02-20Macon,IL
    ---
    Denny Somers2020-09-14Pancreatic cancer80.063COACH6-2205LR1940-07-12New London,WI
    ---
    Charles Peterson2020-09-13COVID-1946.128OF-1B6-3230RR1974-05-08Laurens,SC
    1993-  1-  22-PIT
    AAA1993-2006
    Mark Newman2020-09-12----SS-3B5-11165RR---Kansas City,MO
    A+1981-1982
    Rudy Kinard2020-09-12-70.320SS-2B6-0170RR1949-10-27Decatur,GA
    1971-  2-  31-SFN
    AAA1977-1979
    John Goetz2020-09-06------C6-1210RR---Binghamton,NY
    1975-  2-  37-HOU
    ---
    Lou Brock2020-09-06Cancer81.080OF5-11170LL1939-06-18El Dorado,AR
    1960-  0-   0-CHN
    MLB1961-19791961-1979
    Chris Combs2020-09-03ALS - Lou Gehrig's Disease45.1071B-P6-8232LR1975-05-19Raleigh,NC
    1997-  5- 152-PIT
    A+1997-2001
    Gene Robinson2020-09-03---65.234P6-4215RR1955-01-12Lebanon,MO
    1977- 24- 599-MIN
    A+1978-1978
    Alexis Rivera2020-09-03-26.078LF-RF6-2225LL1994-06-17Ponce,PR
    2012- 10- 313-KCA
    A2012-2018
    Tom Seaver2020-08-31---75.287P6-1206RR1944-11-17Fresno,CA
    1966-  1-  19-ATL
    MLB1967-19861966-1986
    Brennan May2020-08-31Drowned29.340LF-CF6-0190RR1990-09-25Fayetteville,GA
    A2011-2013
    Keith Lampard2020-08-30---74.253OF-1B6-2197LR1945-12-20Warrington,EN
    1965-  2-  24-HOU
    MLB1969-19701969-1970
    Howie Judson2020-08-18---94.183P6-1195RR1926-02-16Hebron,IL
    MLB1948-19541948-1954
    Brad Hames2020-08-17---48.151P------------1972-03-18Webster City,IA
    Indy1994-1994
    Shawn Barton2020-08-11Cancer58.319SS-2B6-1188RR1961-09-26Mountain View,CA
    A+1981-1990
    Carroll Hardy2020-08-09---87.083OF6-0185RR1933-05-18Sturgis,SD
    MLB1958-19671958-1967
    Ed Szado2020-08-08---71.252P6-2195LL1948-11-29Ware,MA
    1970- 13- 309-WS2
    ---
    Charles Jackson2020-08-08---97.048UMP------------1923-06-21Eudora,AR
    ---
    Horace Clarke2020-08-05---80.0632B-SS5-9178BR1940-06-02Frederiksted,VG
    1958-  0-   0-NYA
    MLB1965-19741958-1974
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