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Listing of baseball deaths for the 1915 calendar year. Note that our tracking for deaths is not 100% complete and it is based on available public information as many former non-MLB player deaths may not be captured. The Cause of Death is not always available for a particular player.

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1915 Baseball Deaths

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  • Player NameDeath DateDeath CauseAgePosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    Tip O'Neill1915-12-31---57.218OF-P6-1167RR1858-05-25Springfield,ON
    MLB1883-18921883-1892
    Art Ball1915-12-26Tuberculosis---3B-SS---168---R---Madison,IN
    MLB1894-18981894-1898
    John Doyle1915-12-24------P5-10160---R---Halifax,NS
    MLB1882-18821882-1882
    John Hofford1915-12-16---52.204P6-0168------1863-05-25Philadelphia,PA
    MLB1885-18861885-1886
    Tony Murphy1915-12-15------C5-6145---------New York,NY
    MLB1884-18841884-1884
    Danny Murphy1915-12-14---51.093C---156------1864-09-10Brooklyn,NY
    MLB1892-18921892-1892
    Oscar Purner1915-12-04---42.358P5-10---------1872-12-09Washington,DC
    MLB1895-18951895-1895
    Art McGovern1915-11-14---33.258C5-10160RR1882-02-27St. John,NB
    MLB1905-19051905-1905
    Otis Johnson1915-11-09---32.002SS-2B5-9185BR1883-11-05Fowler,IN
    MLB1911-19111911-1911
    Martin Mullen1915-10-27---63.064OF------------1852-08-22Cleveland,OH
    MLB1872-18721872-1872
    Russ McKelvy1915-10-19---61.039OF-P------RR1854-09-08Swissvale,PA
    MLB1878-18821878-1882
    Bill Reidy1915-10-14---42.003P-2B5-10175RR1873-10-09Cleveland,OH
    MLB1896-19041896-1904
    Bert Myers1915-10-12---41.1853B-SS5-10---RR1874-04-08Frederick,MD
    MLB1896-19001896-1900
    Tommy Beals1915-10-02----OF-2B5-5144R------New York,NY
    MLB1871-18801871-1880
    Ed Cushman1915-09-26-63.181P-OF6-0177RL1852-03-27Eagleville,OH
    MLB1883-18901883-1890
    Brickyard Kennedy1915-09-23---47.350P-OF5-11160RR1867-10-07Bellaire,OH
    MLB1892-19031892-1903
    Wally Goldsmith1915-09-16------3B-SS5-7146---------Baltimore,MD
    MLB1871-18751871-1875
    John Carbine1915-09-11-59.3331B-OF6-0187------1855-10-12Syracuse,NY
    MLB1875-18761875-1876
    Al Spalding1915-09-09---65.005P-OF6-1170RR1850-09-02Byron,IL
    MLB1871-18781871-1878
    William Coon1915-08-30---60.161OF-C------------1855-03-21Philadelphia,PA
    MLB1875-18761875-1876
    Roy Evans1915-08-15---41.147P6-0180RR1874-03-19Knoxville,TN
    MLB1897-19031897-1903
    Charlie Reising1915-07-26---53.330OF------------1861-08-28Lanesville,IN
    MLB1884-18841884-1884
    Larry McKeon1915-07-18---49.113P-1B5-10168------1866-03-25New York,NY
    MLB1884-18861884-1886
    Mike DePangher1915-07-07-56.298C5-8190L---1858-09-11Marysville,CA
    MLB1884-18841884-1884
    Phil Coridan1915-07-01---56.3142B-OF------------1858-08-19Walpole,IN
    MLB1884-18841884-1884
    Player NameDeath DateDeath CauseAgePosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    Charlie Faust1915-06-18---34.250P6-2 ---RR1880-10-09Marion,KS
    MLB1911-19111911-1911
    Pat Crisham1915-06-12---38.0061B-C6-0168------1877-06-04Amesbury,MA
    MLB1899-18991899-1899
    Tom Berry1915-06-06---72.155OF5-6140------1842-12-31Chester,PA
    MLB1871-18711871-1871
    Dave Orr1915-06-02---55.2451B-OF5-11250RR1859-09-29New York,NY
    MLB1883-18901883-1890
    Chuck Lauer1915-05-04---50.027OF-C5-8185RR1865-04-05Pittsburgh,PA
    MLB1884-18901884-1890
    Jack Allen1915-04-21---59.2003B-OF---160RR1855-10-02Woodstock,IL
    MLB1879-18791879-1879
    Frank Figgemeier1915-04-15---41.356P------------1873-04-22St. Louis,MO
    MLB1894-18941894-1894
    Rabbit Robinson1915-04-09---33.0332B-SS5-6148RR1882-03-05Wellsburg,WV
    MLB1903-19101903-1910
    Jim Donnelly1915-03-15---49.2373B-SS5-10155RR1865-07-19New Haven,CT
    MLB1884-18981884-1898
    Marc Hall1915-02-24---27.195P6-1190RR1887-08-12Joplin,MO
    MLB1910-19141910-1914
    Adonis Terry1915-02-24---50.199P-OF5-11168RR1864-08-07Westfield,MA
    MLB1884-18971884-1897
    George Moolic1915-02-19---49.342C-OF5-7145RR1865-03-12Lawrence,MA
    MLB1886-18861886-1886
    Jersey Bakely1915-02-17---50.304P-OF5-8170RR1864-04-17Blackwood,NJ
    MLB1883-18911883-1891
    Red Waller1915-02-09---31.237P------------1883-06-16Washington,DC
    MLB1909-19091909-1909
    Ross Barnes1915-02-05---64.2722B-SS5-8145RR1850-05-08Mount Morris,NY
    MLB1871-18811871-1881
    George Baker1915-01-29---57.160C-OF5-11162------1857-08-20St. Louis,MO
    MLB1883-18861883-1886
    John Coleman1915-01-27---53.361P---------R1861-01-29Philadelphia,PA
    MLB1890-18901890-1890
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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) 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