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1941 MLB Season

1941 MLB Season

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player name death date age death cause pos ht wt ba th Born place hilvl mlb years stat years
Varney Anderson 1941-11-05 75.139 -- p 5-10 165 R R 1866-06-18 Geneva,IL MLB 1889-1896 1889-1896
George Bell 1941-12-25 67.052 -- p 6-0 195 R R 1874-11-02 Greenwood,NY MLB 1907-1911 1907-1911
Frederick Boardman 1941-04-12 90.052 -- of -- -- -- -- 1851-02-18 St. Joseph,MO MLB 1874-1874 1874-1874
Joe Boehling 1941-09-08 50.171 -- p 5-11 168 L L 1891-03-20 Richmond,VA MLB 1912-1920 1912-1920
Tommy Bond 1941-01-24 84.296 -- p 5-7 160 R R 1856-04-02 Granard,IR MLB 1874-1884 1874-1884
Eddie Boyle 1941-02-10 66.277 -- c 6-3 200 R R 1874-05-08 Cincinnati,OH MLB 1896-1896 1896-1896
Jim Byrnes 1941-07-31 61.207 Heart disease c 5-9 150 R R 1880-01-05 San Francisco,CA MLB 1906-1906 1906-1906
Luis Castro 1941-09-24 -- -- 2b 5-7 -- R R 1876 New York,NY MLB 1902-1902 1902-1902
Jack Clements 1941-05-23 76.302 -- c-of 5-8 204 L L 1864-07-24 Philadelphia,PA MLB 1884-1900 1884-1900
Wilson Collins 1941-02-28 51.296 -- of 5-9 165 R R 1889-05-07 Pulaski,TN MLB 1913-1914 1913-1914
Tom Connelly 1941-02-18 43.120 -- of 5-11 165 L R 1897-10-20 Chicago,IL MLB 1920-1921 1920-1921
Frank Corridon 1941-02-21 60.087 -- p 6-0 170 R R 1880-11-25 Newport,RI MLB 1904-1910 1904-1910
Bill Coyle 1941-06-04 69.257 -- p -- -- -- R 1871-09-20 -- MLB 1893-1893 1893-1893
Clarence Currie 1941-07-15 62.196 -- p 5-10 170 R R 1878-12-30 Glencoe,ON MLB 1902-1903 1902-1903
Joe Doyle 1941-08-15 85.262 -- ss -- -- -- -- 1855-11-26 Leesburg,VA MLB 1872-1872 1872-1872
Davey Dunkle 1941-11-19 69.080 -- p 6-2 220 B R 1872-08-30 Philipsburg,PA MLB 1897-1904 1897-1904
Mike Flynn 1941-06-16 69.092 -- c -- -- -- -- 1872-03-15 County Kildare,IR MLB 1891-1891 1891-1891
Bill Garfield 1941-12-16 74.050 -- p 5-11 160 R R 1867-10-26 Sheffield,OH MLB 1889-1890 1889-1890
Joe Gedeon 1941-05-19 47.164 -- 2b 6-0 167 R R 1893-12-05 Sacramento,CA MLB 1913-1920 1913-1920
Lou Gehrig 1941-06-02 37.349 Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) 1b 6-0 200 L L 1903-06-19 New York,NY MLB 1923-1939 1923-1939
Jack Gilbert 1941-07-07 65.306 -- of -- -- L R 1875-09-04 Rhinecliff,NY MLB 1898-1904 1898-1904
George Gillpatrick 1941-12-14 -34.290 -- p 6-0 210 R R 1975-02-28 Holden,MO MLB 1898-1898 1898-1898
Ed Hahn 1941-11-29 66.093 -- of -- 160 L R 1875-08-27 Nevada,OH MLB 1905-1910 1905-1910
Doc Hazleton 1941-03-10 64.193 -- 1b -- -- R -- 1876-08-28 Strafford,VT MLB 1902-1902 1902-1902
Harvey Hendrick 1941-10-29 43.353 Suicide 1b-of 6-2 190 L R 1897-11-09 Mason,TN MLB 1923-1934 1923-1934
player name death date age death cause pos ht wt ba th Born place hilvl mlb years stat years
John Henry 1941-11-24 51.332 -- c 6-0 180 R R 1889-12-26 Amherst,MA MLB 1910-1918 1910-1918
Eddie Hickey 1941-03-25 68.218 -- 3b -- -- -- -- 1872-08-18 Cleveland,OH MLB 1901-1901 1901-1901
Jack Hickey 1941-12-28 60.054 -- p 5-10 170 R L 1881-11-03 Minneapolis,MN MLB 1904-1904 1904-1904
Bob Higgins 1941-05-25 54.243 -- c 5-8 176 R R 1886-09-23 Fayetteville,TN MLB 1909-1912 1909-1912
Bill Husted 1941-05-17 74.217 -- p -- -- -- -- 1866-10-11 Gloucester,NJ MLB 1890-1890 1890-1890
Bert Inks 1941-10-03 70.248 -- p 6-3 175 L L 1871-01-27 Ligonier,IN MLB 1891-1896 1891-1896
Frank Isbell 1941-07-15 65.328 -- 1b-2b 5-11 190 L R 1875-08-21 Delevan,NY MLB 1898-1909 1898-1909
John Johnson 1941-01-28 71.070 -- p 5-10 165 -- L 1869-11-18 Pekin,IL MLB 1894-1894 1894-1894
Alex Jones 1941-04-04 71.099 -- p 5-6 135 L L 1869-12-25 Pittsburgh,PA MLB 1889-1903 1889-1903
Bill Joyce 1941-05-08 73.228 -- 3b 5-11 185 L R 1867-09-22 St. Louis,MO MLB 1890-1898 1890-1898
Walt Justis 1941-10-04 58.047 -- p 5-11 195 R R 1883-08-17 Moores Hill,IN MLB 1905-1905 1905-1905
Charlie Kalbfus 1941-11-18 76.324 -- of 5-11 145 R R 1864-12-28 Washington,DC MLB 1884-1884 1884-1884
Bill Karns 1941-11-15 65.322 -- p -- -- L L 1875-12-28 Richmond,IA MLB 1901-1901 1901-1901
Rube Kisinger 1941-07-17 64.215 -- p 6-0 190 R R 1876-12-13 Adrian,MI MLB 1902-1903 1902-1903
Ralph Kreitz 1941-07-20 55.248 -- c 5-9 175 R R 1885-11-13 Plum Creek,NE MLB 1911-1911 1911-1911
William Lackey 1941-05-15 70.157 -- p -- -- -- -- 1870-12-08 St. Albans,WV MLB 1890-1890 1890-1890
Jack Lelivelt 1941-01-20 55.066 -- of 5-11 175 L L 1885-11-14 Chicago,IL MLB 1909-1914 1909-1914
Chris Lindsay 1941-01-25 62.184 -- 1b 6-0 190 R R 1878-07-24 Moon Township,PA MLB 1905-1906 1905-1906
Ed Mars 1941-12-09 74.004 -- p 5-9 166 -- -- 1867-12-04 Chicago,IL MLB 1890-1890 1890-1890
Tom McCreery 1941-07-03 66.256 -- of 5-11 180 B R 1874-10-19 Beaver,PA MLB 1895-1903 1895-1903
Ambrose McGann 1941-02-02 -- -- ss 5-7 170 -- -- 1868 Baltimore,MD MLB 1895-1895 1895-1895
Stoney McGlynn 1941-08-26 69.091 -- p 5-11 185 R R 1872-05-26 Lancaster,PA MLB 1906-1908 1906-1908
Kit McKenna 1941-03-31 68.048 -- p 5-9 180 -- -- 1873-02-10 Lynchburg,VA MLB 1898-1899 1898-1899
John McPherson 1941-09-30 72.204 -- p -- -- -- -- 1869-03-09 Easton,PA MLB 1901-1904 1901-1904
Tom Morrissey 1941-09-23 -- -- 3b 5-11 180 -- -- 1860 Janesville,WI MLB 1882-1884 1882-1884
player name death date age death cause pos ht wt ba th Born place hilvl mlb years stat years
Wilbur Murdoch 1941-10-29 66.228 -- of -- -- -- -- 1875-03-14 Avon,NY MLB 1908-1908 1908-1908
Bill Nelson 1941-06-23 77.268 -- p -- -- -- R 1863-09-28 Terre Haute,IN MLB 1884-1884 1884-1884
Charley O'Leary 1941-01-06 58.082 -- ss 5-7 165 R R 1882-10-15 Chicago,IL MLB 1904-1934 1904-1934
Doc Parker 1941-03-03 68.261 -- p 6-2 200 R R 1872-06-14 Theresa,NY MLB 1893-1901 1893-1901
Jim Pastorius 1941-05-10 59.301 -- p 5-9 165 L L 1881-07-12 Pittsburgh,PA MLB 1906-1909 1906-1909
Monte Pfeffer 1941-09-27 49.354 -- ss 5-4 147 R R 1891-10-08 New York,NY MLB 1913-1913 1913-1913
Bill Phillips 1941-10-25 72.349 -- p 5-11 180 R R 1868-11-09 Allenport,PA MLB 1890-1903 1890-1903
George Proeser 1941-10-13 77.135 -- of 5-10 190 L L 1864-05-30 Cincinnati,OH MLB 1888-1890 1888-1890
Emmett Rogers 1941-10-24 71.012 -- c 5-10 165 B -- 1870-10-11 Rome,NY MLB 1890-1890 1890-1890
Joe Schultz 1941-04-13 47.262 -- of-3b 5-11 172 R R 1893-07-24 Pittsburgh,PA MLB 1912-1925 1912-1925
John Schultz 1941-05-19 -- -- c -- -- -- -- 1866 -- MLB 1891-1891 1891-1891
Rudy Schwenck 1941-11-27 57.234 -- p 6-0 174 L L 1884-04-06 Louisville,KY MLB 1909-1909 1909-1909
Pi Schwert 1941-03-11 48.108 -- c 5-10 160 R R 1892-11-22 Angola,NY MLB 1914-1915 1914-1915
Howie Shanks 1941-07-30 51.008 -- of-3b 5-11 170 R R 1890-07-21 Chicago,IL MLB 1912-1925 1912-1925
Fred Smith 1941-01-09 77.290 -- p 5-11 156 L R 1863-03-25 Greene,NY MLB 1890-1890 1890-1890
Jack Theis 1941-07-06 49.348 -- p 6-0 190 R R 1891-07-23 Georgetown,OH MLB 1920-1920 1920-1920
Jack Wadsworth 1941-07-08 73.203 -- p -- 180 L R 1867-12-17 Wellington,OH MLB 1890-1895 1890-1895
Howard Wakefield 1941-04-16 57.013 -- c 6-1 185 R R 1884-04-02 Bucyrus,OH MLB 1905-1907 1905-1907
Mickey Welch 1941-07-30 82.025 -- p 5-8 160 R R 1859-07-04 Brooklyn,NY MLB 1880-1892 1880-1892
Buzz Wetzel 1941-03-07 46.193 -- p 6-1 162 R R 1894-08-25 Jay,OK MLB 1927-1927 1927-1927
Art Williams 1941-05-16 63.262 -- of-1b -- -- -- R 1877-08-26 Somerville,MA MLB 1902-1902 1902-1902
Ivey Wingo 1941-03-01 50.235 -- c 5-10 160 L R 1890-07-08 Gainesville,GA MLB 1911-1929 1911-1929
Roy Witherup 1941-12-23 55.149 -- p 6-0 185 R R 1886-07-26 North Washington,PA MLB 1906-1909 1906-1909
Fred Worden 1941-11-09 47.065 -- p -- -- R R 1894-09-04 St. Louis,MO MLB 1914-1914 1914-1914
Ralph Works 1941-08-08 53.144 -- p 6-2 185 L R 1888-03-16 Payson,IL MLB 1909-1913 1909-1913
player name death date age death cause pos ht wt ba th Born place hilvl mlb years stat years
Lucky Wright 1941-07-06 61.135 -- p 6-0 178 R R 1880-02-21 Tontogany,OH MLB 1909-1909 1909-1909
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