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Listing of baseball deaths for the 1990 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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1990 Baseball Deaths

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  • Player NameDeath DateDeath CauseAgePosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    Charlie Gibson1990-12-18---91.026C5-8160RR1899-11-21LaGrange,GA
    MLB1924-19241924-1924
    Wally Flager1990-12-16---69.042SS-2B5-11160LR1921-11-03Chicago Heights,IL
    MLB1945-19451945-1945
    Bill Otis1990-12-15---100.355OF5-10150LR1889-12-24Scituate,MA
    MLB1912-19121912-1912
    Lew Flick1990-12-07---75.292OF5-9155LL1915-02-18Bristol,TN
    MLB1943-19441943-1944
    Paddy Smith1990-12-02---96.199C6-0195LR1894-05-16Pelham,NY
    MLB1920-19201920-1920
    Tommy Hughes1990-11-28---71.052P6-1190RR1919-10-07Wilkes-Barre,PA
    MLB1941-19481941-1948
    Bo Diaz1990-11-23Home accident. Satellite dish37.244C-DH5-11190RR1953-03-23Cua,VZ
    1970-  0-   0-BOS
    MLB1977-19891971-1989
    Joe Bowman1990-11-22---80.158P-OF6-2190LR1910-06-17Kansas City,KS
    MLB1932-19451932-1945
    John Fitzpatrick1990-11-19---86.244C6-1185RR1904-03-19LaSalle,IL
    ---
    Junior Walsh1990-11-12---71.250P5-11185RR1919-03-07Newark,NJ
    MLB1946-19511946-1951
    Aurelio Monteagudo1990-11-10---46.356P5-11185RR1943-11-19Caibarien,CU
    1961-  0-   0-KC1
    MLB1963-19731963-1983
    Earl Torgeson1990-11-08---66.3111B-OF6-3180LL1924-01-01Snohomish,WA
    MLB1947-19611947-1961
    Jack Russell1990-11-03---85.009P6-1178RR1905-10-24Paris,TX
    MLB1926-19401926-1940
    Jim Clark1990-10-24---63.0333B-SS5-9150RR1927-09-21Baggaley,PA
    MLB1948-19481948-1948
    Frank Waddey1990-10-21---85.060OF5-10185LL1905-08-21Memphis,TN
    MLB1931-19311931-1931
    Nick Etten1990-10-18---77.0281B6-2198LL1913-09-19Spring Grove,IL
    MLB1938-19471938-1947
    Lino Donoso1990-10-13-68.020P5-11160LL1922-09-23Havana,CU
    MLB1955-19561955-1956
    George Barnicle1990-10-10---73.044P6-2175RR1917-08-26Fitchburg,MA
    MLB1939-19411939-1941
    Wally Moses1990-10-10---80.060OF5-10160LL1910-08-10Uvalda,GA
    MLB1935-19511935-1951
    Walt Ripley1990-10-07---73.314P6-0168RR1916-11-26Worcester,MA
    MLB1935-19351935-1935
    Dixie Howell1990-10-05---70.163C5-11195RR1920-04-24Louisville,KY
    MLB1947-19561947-1956
    Vance Dinges1990-10-04---75.1281B-OF6-2175LL1915-05-29Elizabeth,NJ
    MLB1945-19461945-1946
    Heinie Schuble1990-10-02---83.335SS-3B5-9152RR1906-11-01Houston,TX
    MLB1927-19351927-1935
    Nels Potter1990-09-30---79.038P5-11180LR1911-08-23Mount Morris,IL
    MLB1936-19491936-1949
    Al McLean1990-09-29---78.008P6-0175RR1912-09-20Chicago,IL
    MLB1935-19351935-1935
    Player NameDeath DateDeath CauseAgePosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    Johnny Werts1990-09-24---92.155P5-10180RR1898-04-20Pomaria,SC
    MLB1926-19291926-1929
    Dick Gyselman1990-09-20---82.1663B-2B6-2170RR1908-04-06San Francisco,CA
    MLB1933-19341933-1934
    Jim Romano1990-09-12---63.159P6-4190RR1927-04-06Brooklyn,NY
    MLB1950-19501950-1950
    Doc Cramer1990-09-09-85.048OF-SS6-2185LR1905-07-22Beach Haven,NJ
    MLB1929-19481929-1948
    Joe Gleason1990-09-08---95.060P5-10175RR1895-07-09Phelps,NY
    MLB1920-19221920-1922
    Al Veach1990-09-06---81.030P5-11178RR1909-08-06Maylene,AL
    MLB1935-19351935-1935
    Marshall Bridges1990-09-03---59.093P6-1180BL1931-06-02Jackson,MS
    1953-  0-   0-NY1
    MLB1959-19651959-1965
    Mark Mauldin1990-09-02---75.3013B5-11170RR1914-11-05Atlanta,GA
    MLB1934-19341934-1934
    Buster Adams1990-09-01---99.364OF6-0180RR1890-09-01Trinidad,CO
    MLB1939-19471939-1947
    Lou Garland1990-08-30---85.044P6-2200RR1905-07-16Archie,MO
    MLB1931-19311931-1931
    Larry Jackson1990-08-28---59.087P6-2190RR1931-06-02Nampa,ID
    MLB1955-19681955-1968
    Mickey Witek1990-08-24---74.2482B-SS5-10170RR1915-12-19Luzerne,PA
    MLB1940-19491940-1949
    Bob Uhl1990-08-21---76.337P5-11175BL1913-09-17San Francisco,CA
    MLB1938-19401938-1940
    Bill Lasley1990-08-21---88.039P6-0175BR1902-07-13Gallipolis,OH
    MLB1924-19241924-1924
    Bob Garbark1990-08-15---80.275C-1B5-11178RR1909-11-13Houston,TX
    MLB1934-19451934-1945
    Fay Thomas1990-08-12---86.306P6-2195RR1903-10-10Holyrood,KS
    MLB1927-19351927-1935
    Frank Dascoli1990-08-11---74.228UMP6-2210------1915-12-26Canterbury,CT
    ---
    Cookie Lavagetto1990-08-10---77.2513B-2B6-0170RR1912-12-01Oakland,CA
    MLB1934-19471934-1947
    Bob Brown1990-08-03---79.124P6-0190RR1911-04-01Dorchester,MA
    MLB1930-19361930-1936
    Red Barrett1990-07-28---75.195P5-11183RR1915-01-14Santa Barbara,CA
    MLB1937-19491937-1949
    Andy Woehr1990-07-24-94.1693B-2B5-11165RR1896-02-04Fort Wayne,IN
    MLB1923-19241923-1924
    Henry Coppola1990-07-10---77.339P5-11175RR1912-08-04East Douglas,MA
    MLB1935-19361935-1936
    Bob Carpenter1990-07-08---74.311EXEC------------1915-08-31Wilmington,DE
    ---
    Don Bessent1990-07-07---59.116P6-0175RR1931-03-13Jacksonville,FL
    MLB1955-19581955-1958
    Boyd Perry1990-06-29---76.100SS-2B5-10158RR1914-03-21Snow Camp,NC
    MLB1941-19411941-1941
    Player NameDeath DateDeath CauseAgePosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    Joe O'Rourke1990-06-27---85.241H5-7145LR1904-10-28Philadelphia,PA
    MLB1929-19291929-1929
    Bucky Jacobs1990-06-15---77.085P5-11155RR1913-03-21Altavista,VA
    MLB1937-19401937-1940
    George McNamara1990-06-12---89.151OF6-0175LR1901-01-11Chicago,IL
    MLB1922-19221922-1922
    Glen Gorbous1990-06-12---59.339OF6-2175LR1930-07-08Drumheller,AB
    MLB1955-19571955-1957
    Jim Walkup1990-06-12---94.220P5-8150RL1895-11-03Havana,AR
    MLB1927-19271927-1927
    Neb Stewart1990-06-08---72.017OF6-1195RR1918-05-21South Charleston,OH
    MLB1940-19401940-1940
    Charlie Shoemaker1990-05-31---50.2942B5-10155LR1939-08-10Los Angeles,CA
    1961-  0-   0-KC1
    MLB1961-19641961-1964
    Augie Donatelli1990-05-24---75.275UMP5-9180------1914-08-22Heilwood,PA
    ---
    Charlie Keller1990-05-23---73.252OF5-10190LR1916-09-12Middletown,MD
    MLB1939-19521939-1952
    Pretzel Pezzullo1990-05-16---79.157P5-11180LL1910-12-10Bridgeport,CT
    MLB1935-19361935-1936
    Jim Schelle1990-05-04---73.020P6-3204RR1917-04-13Baltimore,MD
    MLB1939-19391939-1939
    Ray Poat1990-04-29---72.131P6-2200RR1917-12-19Chicago,IL
    MLB1942-19491942-1949
    Johnny Beazley1990-04-21---71.331P6-1190RR1918-05-25Nashville,TN
    MLB1941-19491941-1949
    John Antonelli1990-04-18---74.2773B-2B5-10165RR1915-07-15Memphis,TN
    MLB1944-19451944-1945
    Johnny Reder1990-04-12---80.2001B-3B6-0184RR1909-09-24Lublin,PO
    MLB1932-19321932-1932
    Bill Kelly1990-04-08---91.1001B6-0190RR1898-12-28Syracuse,NY
    MLB1920-19281920-1981
    Phil Masi1990-03-29---74.082C-1B5-10180RR1916-01-06Chicago,IL
    MLB1939-19521939-1952
    Johnny Neun1990-03-28---89.1501B5-10175BL1900-10-28Baltimore,MD
    MLB1925-19311925-1931
    Roy Schalk1990-03-11---81.1212B-SS5-10168RR1908-11-09Chicago,IL
    MLB1932-19451932-1945
    Lou Vedder1990-03-09---92.322P5-10175RR1897-04-20Oakville,MI
    MLB1920-19201920-1920
    Joe Sewell1990-03-06---91.147SS-3B5-7155LR1898-10-09Titus,AL
    MLB1920-19331920-1933
    Creepy Crespi1990-03-01---72.0132B-SS5-8175RR1918-02-16St. Louis,MO
    MLB1938-19421938-1942
    Vern Freiburger1990-02-27---66.0701B6-1170RL1923-12-19Detroit,MI
    MLB1941-19411941-1941
    Tony Conigliaro1990-02-24Heart attack and stroke45.047OF-DH6-3185RR1945-01-07Revere,MA
    1962-  0-   0-BOS
    MLB1964-19751964-1975
    Cecil Garriott1990-02-20---73.188H5-8165LR1916-08-15Harristown,IL
    MLB1946-19461946-1946
    Player NameDeath DateDeath CauseAgePosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    Larry Cox1990-02-17---42.159C5-11190RR1947-09-11Bluffton,OH
    1966-  0-   0-PHI
    MLB1974-19821966-1982
    Erv Kantlehner1990-02-03---97.185P6-0190LL1892-07-31San Jose,CA
    MLB1914-19161914-1916
    Earl Naylor1990-01-16---70.242OF-P6-0190RR1919-05-19Kansas City,MO
    MLB1942-19461942-1946
    Roy Jarvis1990-01-13---63.200C5-9160RR1926-06-27Shawnee,OK
    MLB1944-19471944-1947
    Spud Chandler1990-01-09---82.119P6-0181RR1907-09-12Commerce,GA
    MLB1937-19471937-1947
    Shag Thompson1990-01-07---96.252OF5-8165LR1893-04-29Haw River,NC
    MLB1914-19161914-1916
    Horace Stoneham1990-01-07---86.255EXEC------------1903-04-27---
    ---
    Walter Anderson1990-01-06---92.101P6-2160LL1897-09-25Grand Rapids,MI
    MLB1917-19191917-1919
    Bobby Balcena1990-01-04-64.155OF5-7160RL1925-08-01San Pedro,CA
    MLB1956-19561956-1956
    Bonnie Hollingsworth1990-01-04---94.008P5-10170RR1895-12-26Jacksboro,TN
    MLB1922-19281922-1928
    Bill Beckmann1990-01-02---82.025P6-0175RR1907-12-08Clayton,MO
    MLB1939-19421939-1942
    Carmen Hill1990-01-01---94.091P6-1180RR1895-10-01Royalton,MN
    MLB1915-19301915-1930
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