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Listing of baseball deaths for the 1926 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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1926 Baseball Deaths

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  • Player NameDeath DateDeath CauseAgePosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    Harry Weber1926-12-22------C------------------
    MLB1884-18841884-1884
    George Myers1926-12-14---66.029C-OF5-8170RR1860-11-13Buffalo,NY
    MLB1884-18891884-1889
    Ed Sixsmith1926-12-12---63.288C5-9140RR1863-02-26Philadelphia,PA
    MLB1884-18841884-1884
    Abel Lizotte1926-12-04---56.2341B5-8174------1870-04-13Lewiston,ME
    MLB1896-18961896-1896
    John Shaffer1926-11-21---62.275P5-10------R1864-02-18Lock Haven,PA
    MLB1886-18871886-1887
    Frank Pearce1926-11-13---66.226P------------1860-03-30Louisville,KY
    MLB1876-18761876-1876
    George Pinkney1926-11-10---67.3023B-2B5-7160LR1859-01-11Peoria,IL
    MLB1884-18931884-1893
    Ed Flanagan1926-11-10---65.0541B6-1190---R1861-09-15Lowell,MA
    MLB1887-18891887-1889
    John Cattanach1926-11-10---63.183P-OF5-10190------1863-05-10Providence,RI
    MLB1884-18841884-1884
    Bill Bailey1926-11-02---37.202P-OF5-11165LL1889-04-12Fort Smith,AR
    MLB1907-19221907-1922
    Jake Aydelott1926-10-22---65.106P-OF6-0180LR1861-07-06Marion,IN
    MLB1884-18861884-1886
    Charlie Levis1926-10-16---66.1151B5-11180RR1860-06-21St. Louis,MO
    MLB1884-18851884-1885
    Brownie Foreman1926-10-10---51.064P5-8150LL1875-08-06Baltimore,MD
    MLB1895-18961895-1896
    Holly Hollingshead1926-10-06---73.260OF-2B------------1853-01-17Washington,DC
    MLB1872-18751872-1875
    Al Burch1926-10-05---42.362OF-1B5-8160LR1883-10-07Albany,NY
    MLB1906-19111906-1911
    Howard Murphy1926-10-05---44.276OF5-8150LR1882-01-01Birmingham,AL
    MLB1909-19091909-1909
    Art Sunday1926-10-02---64.253OF5-9193LL1862-01-21Springfield,OH
    MLB1890-18901890-1890
    Jim Keenan1926-09-21---68.222C-1B5-10186RR1858-02-10New Haven,CT
    MLB1875-18911875-1891
    Tom Drohan1926-09-17---39.021P5-10175RR1887-08-26Fall River,MA
    MLB1913-19131913-1913
    Danny Richardson1926-09-15---63.2322B-SS5-8165RR1863-01-25Elmira,NY
    MLB1884-18941884-1894
    Dick Conway1926-09-09---61.135P-OF5-7140LR1865-04-25Lowell,MA
    MLB1886-18881886-1888
    Ed McDonough1926-09-02---39.355C6-0160RR1886-09-11Elgin,IL
    MLB1909-19101909-1910
    Burt Hart1926-08-31---50.2761B5-9180B---1875-11-27St. Paul,MN
    MLB1901-19011901-1901
    Emil Batch1926-08-23---46.2133B-OF5-7170RR1880-01-21Brooklyn,NY
    MLB1904-19071904-1907
    Cal McVey1926-08-20---76.3531B-C5-9170RR1849-08-30Montrose,IA
    MLB1871-18791871-1879
    Player NameDeath DateDeath CauseAgePosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    George Cobb1926-08-19---60.326P-OF6-0168---L1865-09-25Independence,IA
    MLB1892-18921892-1892
    Moose Baxter1926-08-07---50.0091B6-2200LR1876-07-27Chippewa Falls,WI
    MLB1907-19071907-1907
    John Gillespie1926-06-24------OF------LR---Buffalo,NY
    MLB1890-18901890-1890
    Joe Crotty1926-06-22---66.179C-OF---------R1859-12-24Cincinnati,OH
    MLB1882-18861882-1886
    Alex Gardner1926-06-18---65.049C------R---1861-04-28Toronto,ON
    MLB1884-18841884-1884
    Johnny Beall1926-06-14---44.093OF6-0180LR1882-03-12Beltsville,MD
    MLB1913-19181913-1918
    Sandy Griffin1926-06-04---67.222OF-2B5-10160RR1858-10-24Fayetteville,NY
    MLB1884-18931884-1893
    Ed Conwell1926-05-01---36.0903B5-11155RR1890-01-29Chicago,IL
    MLB1911-19111911-1911
    Charlie Abbey1926-04-27Aneurysm59.194OF-P5-8169LL1866-10-14Falls City,NE
    MLB1893-18971893-1897
    Ed Springer1926-04-24---65.072P6-2187------1861-02-09---
    MLB1889-18891889-1889
    Henry Schmidt1926-04-23---52.299P-OF5-11170RR1873-06-26Brownsville,TX
    MLB1903-19031903-1903
    George Haddock1926-04-18---59.113P-OF5-11155RR1866-12-25Portsmouth,NH
    MLB1888-18941888-1894
    Eddie Fusselback1926-04-14---69.269C-OF5-6156R---1856-07-17Philadelphia,PA
    MLB1882-18881882-1888
    Al Martin1926-04-01---78.1862B-OF------------1847-09-26Van Vorst,NJ
    MLB1872-18751872-1875
    Kick Kelly1926-03-27---69.145C-1B6-0185------1856-10-31New York,NY
    MLB1879-18791879-1879
    Bill Hutchison1926-03-19---66.091P-OF5-9175RR1859-12-17New Haven,CT
    MLB1884-18971884-1897
    Howard Armstrong1926-03-08---36.094P5-9165RR1889-12-02East Claridon,OH
    MLB1911-19111911-1911
    Otis Clymer1926-02-27---50.030OF-2B5-11180BR1876-01-27Pine Grove,PA
    MLB1905-19131905-1913
    Otto Hess1926-02-25---47.137P-OF6-1170LL1878-10-10Bern,SZ
    MLB1902-19151902-1915
    Hi Church1926-02-23---62.091OF------------1863-11-23Central Square,NY
    MLB1890-18901890-1890
    Gil Whitehouse1926-02-14---32.120C5-10170BR1893-10-15Somerville,MA
    MLB1912-19121912-1912
    Charlie Krehmeyer1926-02-10---62.219OF-C5-11179LL1863-07-05St. Louis,MO
    MLB1884-18851884-1885
    Ed High1926-02-10---52.105P---------L1873-10-26Baltimore,MD
    MLB1901-19011901-1901
    Lou Bierbauer1926-01-31---60.1232B-3B5-8140LR1865-09-28Erie,PA
    MLB1886-18981886-1898
    Bill McCauley1926-01-27---56.036SS------------1869-12-20Washington,DC
    MLB1895-18951895-1895
    Player NameDeath DateDeath CauseAgePosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    Mike Campbell1926-01-12------1B-SS------------------
    MLB1873-18731873-1873
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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