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Listing of baseball deaths for the 1982 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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1982 Baseball Deaths

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  • Player NameDeath DateDeath CauseAgePosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    Harry Kingman1982-12-27---90.2661B6-1165LL1892-04-03Tientsin,CH
    MLB1914-19141914-1914
    Tony Faeth1982-12-22---89.164P6-0180RR1893-07-09Aberdeen,SD
    MLB1919-19201919-1920
    John Mercer1982-12-22---90.1811B5-10155LL1892-06-22Taylortown,LA
    MLB1912-19121912-1912
    Charlie Wheatley1982-12-10---89.164P5-11174RR1893-06-27Rosedale,KS
    MLB1912-19121912-1912
    Duke Sedgwick1982-12-04---84.185P6-0175RR1898-06-01Martins Ferry,OH
    MLB1921-19231921-1923
    Al Cicotte1982-11-29---52.341P6-3185RR1929-12-23Melvindale,MI
    MLB1957-19621957-1962
    Mays Copeland1982-11-29---69.089P6-0180RR1913-08-31Mountain View,AR
    MLB1935-19351935-1935
    Hub Walker1982-11-26---76.101OF-2B5-10175LR1906-08-17Gulfport,MS
    MLB1931-19451931-1945
    Buck Marrow1982-11-21---73.083P6-4200RR1909-08-29Tarboro,NC
    MLB1932-19381932-1938
    Frank McCormick1982-11-21---71.1651B-2B6-4205RR1911-06-09New York,NY
    MLB1934-19481934-1948
    Cass Michaels1982-11-12---56.2532B-SS5-11175RR1926-03-04Detroit,MI
    MLB1943-19541943-1954
    Jim Bivin1982-11-07---72.330P6-0155RR1909-12-11Jackson,MS
    MLB1935-19351935-1935
    Al Baker1982-11-06---76.250P5-11170RR1906-02-28Batesville,MS
    MLB1938-19381938-1938
    Ray Fisher1982-11-03---95.029P5-11180RR1887-10-04Middlebury,VT
    MLB1910-19201910-1920
    Bill Zuber1982-11-02---69.220P6-2195RR1913-03-26Middle Amana,IA
    MLB1936-19471936-1947
    Pinky Woods1982-10-30---67.161P6-5225RR1915-05-22Waterbury,CT
    MLB1943-19451943-1945
    Tom Sheehan1982-10-29---88.211P6-2190RR1894-03-31Grand Ridge,IL
    MLB1915-19261915-1926
    Bud Podbielan1982-10-26---58.233P6-1170RR1924-03-06Curlew,WA
    MLB1949-19591949-1959
    George Bradley1982-10-19---68.200OF6-1185RR1914-04-01Greenwood,AR
    MLB1946-19461946-1946
    Bob Vines1982-10-18---85.233P6-4184RR1897-02-25Waxahachie,TX
    MLB1924-19251924-1925
    Hank McDonald1982-10-17---71.274P6-3200RR1911-01-16Santa Monica,CA
    MLB1931-19331931-1933
    Bill Meehan1982-10-08---93.032P5-9155RR1889-09-04Osceola Mills,PA
    MLB1915-19151915-1915
    Red Barron1982-10-04---82.104OF---185RR1900-06-21Clarksville,GA
    MLB1929-19291929-1929
    Monty Stratton1982-09-29---70.130P6-5180RR1912-05-21Celeste,TX
    MLB1934-19381934-1938
    Ed White1982-09-28-56.174OF6-2200RR1926-04-06Anniston,AL
    MLB1955-19551955-1955
    Player NameDeath DateDeath CauseAgePosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    Lefty Mills1982-09-23---72.134P6-1187LL1910-05-12Dedham,MA
    MLB1934-19401934-1940
    Clyde McCullough1982-09-18---65.197C-3B5-11180RR1917-03-04Nashville,TN
    MLB1940-19561940-1956
    Ken Boyer1982-09-07Lung cancer51.1103B-OF6-2200RR1931-05-20Liberty,MO
    MLB1955-19691955-1969
    Tom Hurd1982-09-05Colon Cancer/Lung Cancer58.100P5-9155RR1924-05-27Danville,VA
    MLB1954-19561954-1956
    Buster Bray1982-09-04-69.155OF6-0170LL1913-04-01Birmingham,AL
    MLB1941-19411941-1941
    Ramon Lopez1982-09-04---49.100P6-0175RR1933-05-26Las Villas,CU
    1958-  0-   0-CLE
    MLB1966-19661966-1966
    Ray Steineder1982-08-25---86.284P6-0160RR1895-11-13Salem,NJ
    MLB1923-19241923-1924
    Ebba St. Claire1982-08-22---61.016C6-1219BR1921-08-05Whitehall,NY
    MLB1951-19541951-1954
    Hank Johnson1982-08-20---76.090P5-11175RR1906-05-21Bradenton,FL
    MLB1925-19391925-1939
    Moxie Meixell1982-08-17---94.302OF5-10168LR1887-10-18Lake Crystal,MN
    MLB1912-19121912-1912
    Al Gould1982-08-08---89.198P5-6160RR1893-01-20Muscatine,IA
    MLB1916-19171916-1917
    Lute Boone1982-07-29---92.0822B-SS5-9160RR1890-05-06Pittsburgh,PA
    MLB1913-19181913-1918
    Lefty Wallace1982-07-28---60.349P5-11160LL1921-08-12Evansville,IN
    MLB1942-19461942-1946
    Lin Storti1982-07-24---75.2313B-2B5-11165BR1906-12-05Santa Monica,CA
    MLB1930-19331930-1933
    Roberto Pena1982-07-23---45.096SS-1B5-8175RR1937-04-17Santo Domingo,DR
    1960-  0-   0-PIT
    MLB1965-19711965-1971
    Lloyd Waner1982-07-22---76.127OF-2B5-9150LR1906-03-16Harrah,OK
    MLB1927-19451927-1945
    Grover Froese1982-07-20------UMP6-2194---------Staten Island,NY
    ---
    Andy Anderson1982-07-18---59.247SS-2B5-11172RR1922-11-13Bremerton,WA
    MLB1948-19491948-1949
    Pete Laydon1982-07-18---62.200OF5-11185RR1919-12-30Dallas,TX
    MLB1948-19481948-1948
    Jackie Jensen1982-07-14Heart attack55.127OF5-11190RR1927-03-09San Francisco,CA
    MLB1950-19611950-1961
    Chet Nichols1982-07-11---85.006P5-11160RR1897-07-03Woonsocket,RI
    MLB1926-19321926-1932
    Joe Dugan1982-07-07---85.0543B-SS5-11160RR1897-05-12Mahanoy City,PA
    MLB1917-19311917-1931
    Bob Johnson1982-07-06---76.222OF-1B6-0180RR1905-11-26Pryor,OK
    MLB1933-19451933-1945
    Spencer Harris1982-07-03---81.324OF5-9145LL1900-08-12Duluth,MN
    MLB1925-19301925-1930
    Footsie Blair1982-07-01---81.3522B-1B6-1180LR1900-07-13Interprise,OK
    MLB1929-19311929-1931
    Player NameDeath DateDeath CauseAgePosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    Ray Scarborough1982-07-01---64.342P6-0185RR1917-07-23Mount Gilead,NC
    MLB1942-19531942-1953
    Eddie Morgan1982-06-27---67.220OF-1B5-10160LL1914-11-19Brady Lake,OH
    MLB1936-19371936-1937
    Red Evans1982-06-14---75.214P5-11168RR1906-11-12Chicago,IL
    MLB1936-19391936-1939
    Randy Bobb1982-06-13Car accident34.163C6-1185RR1948-01-01Los Angeles,CA
    1967-  1-   2-CHN
    MLB1968-19691968-1969
    Jack Hallett1982-06-11---67.210P6-4215RR1914-11-13Toledo,OH
    MLB1940-19481940-1948
    Irv Jeffries1982-06-08---76.2713B-2B5-10175RR1905-09-10Louisville,KY
    MLB1930-19341930-1934
    Satchel Paige1982-06-08Heart attack75.336P6-3180RR1906-07-07Mobile,AL
    MLB1948-19651948-1965
    Art Johnson1982-06-07-85.110P6-1167BL1897-02-15Warren,PA
    MLB1927-19271927-1927
    Lou DiMuro1982-06-07---51.044UMP6-1190------1931-04-24Brooklyn,NY
    ---
    Tony Kaufmann1982-06-04---81.169P-OF5-11165RR1900-12-16Chicago,IL
    MLB1921-19351921-1935
    Charlie Gooch1982-05-30-79.3591B-3B5-9170RR1902-06-05Smyrna,TN
    MLB1929-19291929-1929
    Johnny O'Connor1982-05-30---90.179C5-9---RR1891-12-01Cahersiveen,IR
    ---
    Erv Palica1982-05-29---54.109P6-1180RR1928-02-09Lomita,CA
    MLB1947-19561947-1956
    Leo Taylor1982-05-20---81.006H---150RR1901-05-13Walla Walla,WA
    ---
    Dixie Walker1982-05-17---71.235OF-1B6-1175LR1910-09-24Villa Rica,GA
    MLB1931-19491931-1949
    John Smith1982-05-09---75.2241B6-1180BR1906-09-27Washington,DC
    MLB1931-19311931-1931
    Beauty McGowan1982-05-06---80.178OF5-11190LR1901-11-08Branford,CT
    MLB1922-19371922-1937
    Leo Callahan1982-05-02---91.265OF5-8142LL1890-08-09Jamaica Plan,MA
    MLB1913-19191913-1919
    Leo Dickerman1982-04-30-85.179P6-4192RR1896-10-31De Soto,MO
    MLB1923-19251923-1925
    Truck Hannah1982-04-27---92.325C-1B6-1190RR1889-06-05Larimore,ND
    MLB1918-19201918-1920
    Buster Ross1982-04-24---79.044P6-1195LL1903-03-11Kuttawa,KY
    MLB1924-19261924-1926
    Lester Fuchs1982-04-22---69.336UMP5-10185------1912-05-20Union City,NJ
    ---
    Ray Knode1982-04-13---81.0741B5-10160LL1901-01-28Westminster,MD
    MLB1923-19261923-1926
    Francisco Barrios1982-04-09---28.242P6-3195RR1953-08-10Hermosillo,MX
    1973-  0-   0-SFN
    MLB1974-19811971-1981
    Hank Hulvey1982-04-09---84.264P6-0180BR1897-07-18Mount Sidney,VA
    MLB1923-19231923-1923
    Player NameDeath DateDeath CauseAgePosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    Mel Queen1982-04-04---64.031P6-0204RR1918-03-04Maxwell,PA
    MLB1942-19521942-1952
    Ollie Sax1982-03-21---77.1353B5-8164RR1904-11-05Branford,CT
    MLB1928-19281928-1928
    Eddie Mulligan1982-03-15---87.1993B-SS5-9152RR1894-08-27St. Louis,MO
    MLB1915-19281915-1928
    Bill Andrus1982-03-12-74.2303B6-0185RR1907-07-25Beaumont,TX
    MLB1931-19371931-1937
    Bill DeWitt1982-03-04---79.213EXEC------------1902-08-03---
    ---
    Roy Sherid1982-02-28---75.034P6-2185RR1907-01-25Norristown,PA
    MLB1929-19311929-1931
    Bill Miller1982-02-26---71.320P6-0180RR1910-04-12Hannibal,MO
    MLB1937-19371937-1937
    Ray Shearer1982-02-21---52.154OF6-0200RR1929-09-19York,PA
    MLB1957-19571957-1957
    Nestor Chylak1982-02-17---59.282UMP6-0200------1922-05-11Olymphant,PA
    ---
    Dale Alderson1982-02-12---63.340P5-10190RR1918-03-09Belden,NE
    MLB1943-19441943-1944
    Eddie Turchin1982-02-08---64.3633B-SS5-10165RR1917-02-10New York,NY
    MLB1943-19431943-1943
    Hugo Klaerner1982-02-03---73.110P5-11190RR1908-10-15Fredericksburg,TX
    MLB1934-19341934-1934
    Ed Edelen1982-02-01---69.321P6-0191RR1912-03-16Bryantown,MD
    MLB1932-19321932-1932
    Marvin Milkes1982-01-31---58.174EXEC------------1923-08-10---
    ---
    Henry Peploski1982-01-28---76.1353B5-9155LR1905-09-15Garlin,PO
    MLB1929-19291929-1929
    Hub Pruett1982-01-28---81.148P5-10165LL1900-09-01Malden,MO
    MLB1922-19321922-1932
    Paul Schreiber1982-01-28---79.112P6-2180RR1902-10-08Jacksonville,FL
    MLB1922-19451922-1945
    Bill Haeffner1982-01-27---87.202C5-9165RR1894-07-08Philadelphia,PA
    MLB1915-19281915-1928
    Ben Shields1982-01-24---78.221P6-1195RL1903-06-17Huntersville,NC
    MLB1924-19311924-1931
    Jim Hopper1982-01-23---62.144P6-1175RR1919-09-01Charlotte,NC
    MLB1946-19461946-1946
    Les Willis1982-01-22---74.005P5-9195LL1908-01-17Nacogdoches,TX
    MLB1947-19471947-1947
    Al Lefevre1982-01-21---83.126SS-2B5-10160RR1898-09-16New York,NY
    MLB1920-19201920-1920
    Bob Barrett1982-01-18---82.3553B-2B5-11175RR1899-01-27Atlanta,GA
    MLB1923-19291923-1929
    Johnny Tobin1982-01-18---61.0093B-2B6-0165LR1921-01-08Oakland,CA
    MLB1945-19451945-1945
    Chet Falk1982-01-07---76.237P6-2170LL1905-05-15Austin,TX
    MLB1925-19271925-1927
    Player NameDeath DateDeath CauseAgePosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    Wally Post1982-01-06---52.181OF6-1203RR1929-07-09St. Wendelin,OH
    MLB1949-19641949-1964
    Neal Baker1982-01-05---77.249P6-1175RR1904-04-30La Porte,TX
    MLB1927-19271927-1927
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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