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Listing of baseball deaths for the 1992 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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1992 Baseball Deaths

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  • Player NameDeath DateDeath CauseAgePosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    Sal Maglie1992-12-28Pneumonia75.246P6-2180RR1917-04-26Niagara Falls,NY
    MLB1945-19581945-1958
    Tom Gorman1992-12-26---67.356P6-1190RR1925-01-04New York,NY
    MLB1952-19591952-1980
    Dick Mulligan1992-12-15---74.272P6-0167LL1918-03-18Swoyersville,PA
    MLB1941-19471941-1947
    Rube Walker1992-12-12Lung cancer66.210C6-1185LR1926-05-16Lenoir,NC
    MLB1948-19581948-1958
    Babe Phelps1992-12-10---84.234C-OF6-2225LR1908-04-19Odenton,MD
    MLB1931-19421931-1942
    Sam Lowry1992-12-01---72.250P5-11170RR1920-03-25Philadelphia,PA
    MLB1942-19431942-1943
    Chile Gomez1992-12-01---83.1922B-SS5-10165RR1909-05-23Villaunion,MX
    MLB1935-19421935-1942
    Tuck Stainback1992-11-29---81.117OF-3B5-11175RR1911-08-04Los Angeles,CA
    MLB1934-19461934-1946
    Walt Tauscher1992-11-27---91.005P6-1186RR1901-11-22LaSalle,IL
    MLB1928-19311928-1931
    Gene Schott1992-11-16---79.125P6-2185RR1913-07-14Batavia,OH
    MLB1935-19391935-1939
    Johnny Ostrowski1992-11-13---75.027OF-3B5-10170RR1917-10-17Chicago,IL
    MLB1943-19501943-1950
    Claude Wilborn1992-11-13-80.073OF------LR1912-09-01---
    MLB1940-19401940-1940
    Wally Shaner1992-11-13---92.173OF-1B6-2195RR1900-05-24Lynchburg,VA
    MLB1923-19291923-1929
    Chuck Connors1992-11-10Pneumonia/Lung cancer71.2141B6-5190LL1921-04-10Brooklyn,NY
    MLB1949-19511949-1951
    Dick Hahn1992-11-05---76.104C5-11176RR1916-07-24Canton,OH
    MLB1940-19401940-1940
    Rod Scurry1992-11-05Drug overdose36.233P6-2180LL1956-03-17Sacramento,CA
    1974-  1-  11-PIT
    MLB1980-19881974-1988
    Andy Varga1992-11-04---61.328P6-4187RL1930-12-11Chicago,IL
    MLB1950-19511950-1951
    Boze Berger1992-11-03---82.1742B-SS6-2180RR1910-05-13Baltimore,MD
    MLB1932-19391932-1939
    Chris Van Cuyk1992-11-03---65.304P6-6215LL1927-01-03Kimberly,WI
    MLB1950-19521950-1952
    Stan Wasiak1992-11-01---72.207IF5-9170RR1920-04-08Chicago,IL
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    Lou Rochelli1992-10-23---73.2852B6-1175RR1919-01-11Williamson,IL
    MLB1944-19441944-1944
    Double Joe Dwyer1992-10-21---89.208H5-9186LL1903-03-27Orange,NJ
    MLB1937-19371937-1937
    Spider Wilhelm1992-10-20---63.150SS5-9170RR1929-05-23Baltimore,MD
    MLB1953-19531953-1953
    Atley Donald1992-10-19---82.062P6-1186LR1910-08-18Morton,MS
    MLB1938-19451938-1945
    John O'Connell1992-10-17---88.126C6-0170RR1904-06-13Berona,PA
    MLB1928-19291928-1929
    Player NameDeath DateDeath CauseAgePosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    Jackie Sullivan1992-10-15---74.2352B5-11172RR1918-02-22Princeton,TX
    MLB1944-19441944-1944
    Mike Guerra1992-10-09---79.363C-OF5-9162RR1912-10-11Havana,CU
    MLB1937-19511937-1951
    Augie Prudhomme1992-10-04---89.318P6-2186RR1902-11-20Frierson,LA
    MLB1929-19291929-1929
    Hal Smith1992-09-27---90.089P6-3195RR1902-06-30Creston,IA
    MLB1932-19351932-1935
    Aurelio Lopez1992-09-22Car accident44.001P6-0220RR1948-09-21Tecamachalco,MX
    1974-  0-   0-KCA
    MLB1974-19871967-1987
    Ron Davis1992-09-05---50.319OF6-0180RR1941-10-21Roanoke Rapids,NC
    1961-  0-   0-HOU
    MLB1962-19691962-1969
    Billy Herman1992-09-05---83.0602B-3B5-11180RR1909-07-07New Albany,IN
    MLB1931-19471931-1947
    Andy Gilbert1992-08-29---78.042OF6-0203RR1914-07-18Bradenville,PA
    MLB1942-19461942-1946
    Lefty Wilkie1992-08-05-77.279P5-11175LL1914-10-30Zealandia,SK
    MLB1941-19461941-1946
    Jim Marquis1992-08-05---91.260P5-11174RR1900-11-18Yoakum,TX
    MLB1925-19251925-1925
    Salty Parker1992-07-27-79.019SS-1B6-0173RR1913-07-08East St. Louis,IL
    MLB1936-19361936-1936
    Walt Masters1992-07-10---85.104P---180RR1907-03-28Pen Argyl,PA
    MLB1931-19391931-1939
    George Staller1992-07-03---76.093OF5-11190LL1916-04-01Rutherford Heights,PA
    MLB1943-19431943-1943
    Woody Main1992-06-27---70.135P6-3195RR1922-02-12Delano,CA
    MLB1948-19531948-1953
    Sandy Amoros1992-06-27---62.148OF5-7170LL1930-01-30Havana,CU
    MLB1952-19601952-1960
    Frank Jelincich1992-06-27---72.298OF6-2198RR1919-09-03San Jose,CA
    MLB1941-19411941-1941
    Vern Curtis1992-06-24---72.051P6-0170RR1920-05-04Cairo,IL
    MLB1943-19461943-1946
    Ed Lopat1992-06-15---73.359P5-10185LL1918-06-21New York,NY
    MLB1944-19551944-1955
    Len Rice1992-06-13---73.284C6-0175RR1918-09-02Lead,SD
    MLB1944-19451944-1945
    Randy Moore1992-06-12---85.356OF-1B6-0185LR1906-06-21Naples,TX
    MLB1927-19371927-1937
    Karl Schnell1992-05-31-92.253P6-1176RR1899-09-20Los Angeles,CA
    MLB1922-19231922-1923
    Charley Schanz1992-05-28Coronary artery disease72.355P6-3215RR1919-06-08Anacortes,WA
    MLB1944-19501944-1950
    Otto Denning1992-05-25---79.148C-1B6-0180RR1912-12-28Hays,KS
    MLB1942-19431942-1943
    Joe Burke1992-05-12Lymphatic cancer68.155EXEC------------1923-12-08---
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    Tom Seats1992-05-10---81.228P5-11190RL1910-09-24Farmington,NC
    MLB1940-19451940-1945
    Player NameDeath DateDeath CauseAgePosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    Justin Stein1992-05-01---80.2653B-SS5-11180RR1911-08-09St. Louis,MO
    MLB1938-19381938-1938
    Celerino Sanchez1992-05-01---48.0883B-DH5-11160RR1944-02-03Veracruz,MX
    1971-  0-   0-NYA
    MLB1972-19731964-1973
    Harlond Clift1992-04-27-79.2583B-2B5-11180RR1912-08-12ElReno,OK
    MLB1934-19451934-1945
    Bob Hazle1992-04-25---61.137OF6-0190LR1930-12-09Laurens,SC
    MLB1955-19581955-1958
    Elio Chacon1992-04-24---55.180SS-2B5-9160RR1936-10-26Caracas,VZ
    1956-  0-   0-CIN
    MLB1960-19621960-1962
    Deron Johnson1992-04-23Lung cancer53.2801B-3B6-2209RR1938-07-17San Diego,CA
    1956-  0-   0-NYA
    MLB1960-19761956-1976
    Pat Creeden1992-04-20---85.3322B5-8175LR1906-05-23Newburyport,MA
    MLB1931-19311931-1931
    Orval Grove1992-04-20---72.234P6-3196RR1919-08-29Mineral,KS
    MLB1940-19491940-1949
    Ralph Weigel1992-04-15---70.195C-OF6-1180RR1921-10-02Coldwater,OH
    MLB1946-19491946-1949
    Steve Shemo1992-04-13---77.0042B-3B5-11175RR1915-04-09Swoyersville,PA
    MLB1944-19451944-1945
    Dib Williams1992-04-02---82.0732B-SS5-11175RR1910-01-19Greenbrier,AR
    MLB1930-19351930-1935
    Ken Silvestri1992-03-31---75.332C-2B6-1200BR1916-05-03Chicago,IL
    MLB1939-19511939-1951
    Glenn Liebhardt1992-03-14---81.226P5-10170RR1910-07-31Cleveland,OH
    MLB1930-19381930-1938
    Sherman Edwards1992-03-08---82.226P6-0165RR1909-07-25Mount Ida,AR
    MLB1934-19341934-1934
    Larry Rosenthal1992-03-04---81.287OF-1B6-0190LL1910-05-21St. Paul,MN
    MLB1936-19451936-1945
    Bill Humphrey1992-02-13---80.241P6-0180RR1911-06-17Vienna,MO
    MLB1938-19381938-1938
    Earl Rapp1992-02-13---70.268OF6-2185LR1921-05-20Corunna,MI
    MLB1949-19521949-1952
    Wally Shannon1992-02-08---59.0152B-SS6-0178LR1933-01-23Cleveland,OH
    1951-  0-   0-SLN
    MLB1959-19601959-1960
    Fabian Gaffke1992-02-08---78.186OF-C5-10185RR1913-08-05Milwaukee,WI
    MLB1936-19421936-1942
    Ed Taylor1992-01-30---90.0733B-SS5-6160RR1901-11-17Chicago,IL
    MLB1926-19261926-1926
    Coaker Triplett1992-01-30---80.043OF5-11185RR1911-12-18Boone,NC
    MLB1938-19451938-1945
    Chuck Rowland1992-01-21---92.181C6-1185RR1899-07-23Warrenton,NC
    MLB1923-19231923-1923
    Red Durrett1992-01-17---70.347OF5-10170LL1921-02-03Sherman,TX
    MLB1944-19451944-1945
    Charlie Gassaway1992-01-15---73.155P6-2210LL1918-08-12Gassaway,TN
    MLB1944-19461944-1946
    Orville Jorgens1992-01-11---83.220P6-1180RR1908-06-04Rockford,IL
    MLB1935-19371935-1937
    Player NameDeath DateDeath CauseAgePosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    George Meyer1992-01-03---82.1522B5-9160RR1909-08-03Chicago,IL
    MLB1938-19381938-1938
    Buck Stanton1992-01-01---85.195OF5-10150LL1906-06-19Stantonsburg,NC
    MLB1931-19311931-1931
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