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Listing of baseball deaths for the 1916 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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1916 Baseball Deaths

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  • Player NameDeath DateDeath CauseAgePosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    Reddy Mack1916-12-30---50.2412B-OF5-8182R---1866-05-02---
    MLB1885-18901885-1890
    Ed Doheny1916-12-29---43.034P---165LL1873-11-24Northfield,VT
    MLB1895-19031895-1903
    Howard Earl1916-12-23---49.300OF-2B6-2180------1867-02-25Palmyra,NY
    MLB1890-18911890-1891
    Erve Beck1916-12-23---38.1562B-1B5-10168RR1878-07-19Toledo,OH
    MLB1899-19021899-1902
    Doug Allison1916-12-19-70.159C-OF5-10160RR1846-07-12Philadelphia,PA
    MLB1871-18831871-1883
    John McGuinness1916-12-19------1B-2B5-10150------------
    MLB1876-18841876-1884
    Scoops Carey1916-12-17Mitral Stenosis46.0121B-3B5-11175RR1870-12-04Pittsburgh,PA
    MLB1895-19031895-1903
    Elias Peak1916-12-17---57.2072B-OF------------1859-05-23Philadelphia,PA
    MLB1884-18841884-1884
    John Cuff1916-12-05------C---------------Jersey City,NJ
    MLB1884-18841884-1884
    Bob Unglaub1916-11-29---35.1201B-3B5-11178RR1881-07-31Baltimore,MD
    MLB1904-19101904-1910
    Jack Farrell1916-11-15---60.317OF------------1856-01-02Hartford,CT
    MLB1874-18741874-1874
    Mike Roach1916-11-12---46.323C-1B5-7145------1869-12-23New York,NY
    MLB1899-18991899-1899
    Will Foley1916-11-12---60.3613B-C5-9150RR1855-11-15Chicago,IL
    MLB1875-18841875-1884
    Hi Ebright1916-10-24-57.133C-OF5-9180RR1859-06-12Lancaster County,PA
    MLB1889-18891889-1889
    Henry Killeen1916-10-16------P5-9150---------Troy,NY
    MLB1891-18911891-1891
    Cyclone Miller1916-10-13---57.018P-OF5-9165---L1859-09-24Springfield,MA
    MLB1884-18861884-1886
    Henry Luff1916-10-11---64.0253B-1B5-11175------1852-09-14Philadelphia,PA
    MLB1875-18841875-1884
    Monk Cline1916-09-23---58.203OF-SS5-4150LL1858-03-03Louisville,KY
    MLB1882-18911882-1891
    Hezekiah Allen1916-09-21---53.207C5-11160------1863-02-25Westport,CT
    MLB1884-18841884-1884
    Chick Evans1916-09-02Septicemia26.321P------RR1889-10-15Arlington,VT
    MLB1909-19101909-1910
    Ben Froelich1916-09-01---28.292C------RR1887-11-12Pittsburgh,PA
    MLB1909-19091909-1909
    Bill George1916-08-23---51.207P-OF5-8165RL1865-01-27Bellaire,OH
    MLB1887-18891887-1889
    Bob Stafford1916-08-20---44.054OF------------1872-06-26Oak Ridge,NC
    MLB1890-18901890-1890
    John Dyler1916-08-15---64.070OF------------1852-06-05Louisville,KY
    MLB1882-18821882-1882
    George Ziegler1916-07-22------P5-8150---------Chicago,IL
    MLB1890-18901890-1890
    Player NameDeath DateDeath CauseAgePosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    Ira Belden1916-07-15-42.089OF5-11175LR1874-04-16Cleveland,OH
    MLB1897-18971897-1897
    John Dodge1916-06-19-27.0523B-2B5-11165RR1889-04-27Bolivar,TN
    MLB1912-19131912-1913
    Jack Chapman1916-06-10-73.032OF-1B5-11170RR1843-05-08Brooklyn,NY
    MLB1874-18761874-1876
    Bud Sharpe1916-05-31---34.2971B-OF6-1170LR1881-08-06West Chester,PA
    MLB1905-19101905-1910
    Jul Kustus1916-04-27---33.233OF5-10---RR1882-09-05Detroit,MI
    MLB1909-19091909-1909
    Skyrocket Smith1916-04-26---48.0361B6-2170R---1868-03-19Baltimore,MD
    MLB1888-18881888-1888
    Jim McTamany1916-04-16---52.285OF5-8190RR1863-07-04Philadelphia,PA
    MLB1885-18911885-1891
    Fred Mann1916-04-16---58.014OF-3B5-10178LR1858-04-01Sutton,VT
    MLB1882-18871882-1887
    Bill Moran1916-04-08---46.179C-OF5-10175------1869-10-10Joliet,IL
    MLB1892-18951892-1895
    Eddie Hohnhorst1916-03-28---31.0551B6-1175LL1885-01-31Covington,KY
    MLB1910-19121910-1912
    Frank Graves1916-03-23---55.140C-OF6-0163RR1860-11-02Cincinnati,OH
    MLB1886-18861886-1886
    Fred Donovan1916-03-07---51.245C------RR1864-07-04Epping,NH
    MLB1895-18951895-1895
    Abe Wolstenholme1916-03-04---54.364C-OF------------1861-03-04Philadelphia,PA
    MLB1883-18831883-1883
    Art Allison1916-02-25---67.025OF-1B5-8150------1849-01-29Philadelphia,PA
    MLB1871-18761871-1876
    Pat Carroll1916-02-11------C-OF---------------Philadelphia,PA
    MLB1884-18841884-1884
    Frank Wyman1916-02-04---53.268OF-1B------------1862-05-10Haverhill,MA
    MLB1884-18841884-1884
    Dick McBride1916-01-20---68.219P-OF5-9150---R1847-06-14Philadelphia,PA
    MLB1871-18761871-1876
    Emmet Heidrick1916-01-20-39.193OF-C6-0185LR1876-07-09Queenstown,PA
    MLB1898-19081898-1908
    King Cole1916-01-06Tuberculosis29.264P6-1170RR1886-04-15Toledo,IA
    MLB1909-19151909-1915
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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