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  • Player NameDeath DateCause of DeathAgePosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    Tom Yewcic2020-10-20---88.163C5-11180RR1932-05-09Conemaugh,PA
    MLB1957-19571957-1957
    Derryl Cousins2020-10-19Cancer74.062UMP6-0205------1946-08-18Fresno,CA
    ---
    Jack McMahan2020-10-16---88.085P6-0175RL1932-07-22Hot Springs,AR
    MLB1956-19561956-1956
    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
    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
    Player NameDeath DateCause of DeathAgePosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    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
    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
    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
    ---
    Player NameDeath DateCause of DeathAgePosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    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
    Dave Hornacek2020-07-08---62.0483B-OF6-2195RR1958-05-21Beaver Falls,PA
    1976-  5- 120-OAK
    A-1977-1978
    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
    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
    Player NameDeath DateCause of DeathAgePosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    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
    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
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