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Listing of baseball deaths for the 1923 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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1923 Baseball Deaths

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  • Player NameDeath DateDeath CauseAgePosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    Bill Donovan1923-12-09---47.055P-OF5-11190RR1876-10-13Lawrence,MA
    MLB1898-19181898-1918
    Frank Pears1923-11-29---57.089P-OF5-9145---R1866-08-30---
    MLB1889-18931889-1893
    Fred House1923-11-16---33.042P6-3190RR1890-10-03Cabool,MO
    MLB1913-19131913-1913
    Mark Polhemus1923-11-12---63.037OF5-6185------1860-10-04Brooklyn,NY
    MLB1887-18871887-1887
    Buck Becannon1923-11-05---64.074P-3B5-10165------1859-08-22New York,NY
    MLB1884-18871884-1887
    Jack Nabors1923-10-29---35.343P6-3185RR1887-11-19Montevallo,AL
    MLB1915-19171915-1917
    Jimmy Ryan1923-10-26---60.256OF-SS5-9162RL1863-02-11Clinton,MA
    MLB1885-19031885-1903
    Warren McLaughlin1923-10-22---47.272P---------L1876-01-22North Plainfield,NJ
    MLB1900-19031900-1903
    Biff Sheehan1923-10-21---55.249OF-1B5-9165LR1868-02-13Hartford,CT
    MLB1895-18961895-1896
    General Stafford1923-09-18---55.230OF-2B5-8165RR1868-01-30Thompson,CT
    MLB1890-18991890-1899
    George Keerl1923-09-09---76.1502B5-7145RR1847-04-10Baltimore,MD
    MLB1875-18751875-1875
    Dots Miller1923-09-05---36.3601B-2B5-11170RR1886-09-09Kearny,NJ
    MLB1909-19211909-1921
    Frank McManus1923-09-01---47.344C5-7150---R1875-09-21Lawrence,MA
    MLB1899-19041899-1904
    Jocko Milligan1923-08-29---62.019C-1B6-0192RR1861-08-08Philadelphia,PA
    MLB1884-18931884-1893
    Jay Budd1923-08-22---57.259OF------------1865-12-04Groton,OH
    MLB1890-18901890-1890
    Bill Day1923-08-16---56.017P5-8150---R1867-07-28Wilmington,DE
    MLB1889-18901889-1890
    Jim Scoggins1923-08-16---32.027P5-11165LL1891-07-19Killeen,TX
    MLB1913-19131913-1913
    Marty Hogan1923-08-15---53.292OF5-8145RR1869-10-25Wednesbury,EN
    MLB1894-18951894-1895
    Nate Kellogg1923-07-19---64.292SS5-9175LR1858-09-28Rochester,IA
    MLB1885-18851885-1885
    Joe Stabell1923-07-10------OF-2B---------------Buffalo,NY
    MLB1885-18851885-1885
    Tom Jones1923-06-21---46.1481B-2B6-1195RR1877-01-22Honesdale,PA
    MLB1902-19101902-1910
    Bill Grevell1923-06-21---25.106P5-11170RR1898-03-05Williamstown,NJ
    MLB1919-19191919-1919
    Claude Elliott1923-06-21---46.214P6-0190RR1876-11-17Pardeeville,WI
    MLB1904-19051904-1905
    Cliff Carroll1923-06-12---63.236OF5-8163BR1859-10-18Clay Grove,IA
    MLB1882-18931882-1893
    George Hall1923-06-11---74.072OF-1B5-7142LL1849-03-29Stepney,EN
    MLB1871-18771871-1877
    Player NameDeath DateDeath CauseAgePosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    Bill Annis1923-06-10---66.015OF5-7150RR1857-05-24Stoneham,MA
    MLB1884-18841884-1884
    Harry Billiard1923-06-03---39.203P6-0190RR1883-11-11Monroe,IN
    MLB1908-19081908-1908
    Willard Mains1923-05-23---54.318P-OF6-2190LR1868-07-07North Windham,ME
    MLB1888-18961888-1896
    Paul Sentell1923-04-27---43.2423B-2B5-9176RR1879-08-27New Orleans,LA
    MLB1906-19071906-1907
    Joe Ellick1923-04-21---69.016OF-SS5-10162------1854-04-03Cincinnati,OH
    MLB1875-18841875-1884
    Jack Lynch1923-04-20---66.072P-OF5-8185RR1857-02-05New York,NY
    MLB1881-18901881-1890
    Frank Keffer1923-04-17---61.288P------------1861-07-01Lancaster,PA
    MLB1890-18901890-1890
    Gene Krapp1923-04-13---35.335P5-5165RR1887-05-12Rochester,NY
    MLB1911-19121911-1912
    Jim Gill1923-04-10---57.1912B-OF------------1865-09-29Richmond,VA
    MLB1889-18891889-1889
    Jay Faatz1923-04-10-62.1661B6-4196RR1860-10-24Weedsport,NY
    MLB1884-18901884-1890
    Mortimer Hogan1923-03-17------OF-SS------RR---Chicago,IL
    MLB1884-18881884-1888
    Goat Anderson1923-03-15---43.060OF-2B------LR1880-01-13Cleveland,OH
    MLB1907-19071907-1907
    Pete Wood1923-03-15---56.040P-OF5-7185RR1867-02-01Dundas,ON
    MLB1885-18891885-1889
    Ducky Hemp1923-03-03---60.065OF5-7136------1862-12-27St. Louis,MO
    MLB1887-18901887-1890
    Jim Britt1923-02-28---67.002P-OF5-6---------1856-02-25Brooklyn,NY
    MLB1872-18731872-1873
    George Meakim1923-02-17---57.219P-OF5-7154RR1865-07-11Brooklyn,NY
    MLB1890-18951890-1895
    George Tebeau1923-02-04---61.038OF-1B5-9175RR1861-12-26St. Louis,MO
    MLB1887-18951887-1895
    Nick Wise1923-01-25---56.223C-OF5-11194RR1866-06-15Boston,MA
    MLB1888-18881888-1888
    Fred Cooke1923-01-22------OF5-10164------------
    MLB1897-18971897-1897
    John Meister1923-01-17---59.2512B-OF5-8175------1863-05-10Allentown,PA
    MLB1886-18871886-1887
    Hugh Daily1923-01-01---75.167P-OF6-2180RR1847-07-17---
    MLB1882-18871882-1887
    Willie Keeler1923-01-01---50.302OF-3B5-4140LL1872-03-03Brooklyn,NY
    MLB1892-19101892-1910
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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