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1950 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
Pete Alexander 1950-11-04 63.250 -- p 6-1 185 R R 1887-02-26 Elba,NE MLB 1911-1930 1911-1930
Wingo Anderson 1950-12-19 64.127 -- p 5-10 150 L L 1886-08-13 Alvarado,TX MLB 1910-1910 1910-1910
Chick Autry 1950-01-26 46.327 Coronary Thrombosis c 6-0 180 R R 1903-03-05 Martindale,TX MLB 1924-1930 1924-1930
Tom Bannon 1950-01-26 80.323 -- of-1b 5-8 175 R R 1869-03-08 Amesbury,MA MLB 1895-1896 1895-1896
Joe Brown 1950-03-07 49.247 -- p 6-0 176 R R 1900-07-03 Little Rock,AR MLB 1927-1927 1927-1927
John Burke 1950-08-04 73.188 -- p -- -- R R 1877-01-27 Hazleton,PA MLB 1902-1902 1902-1902
John Butler 1950-02-02 70.190 -- c 5-7 170 R R 1879-07-26 Boston,MA MLB 1901-1907 1901-1907
Henry Clarke 1950-03-28 74.327 -- p -- -- R R 1875-05-04 Bellevue,NE MLB 1897-1898 1897-1898
Jim Connor 1950-09-03 87.114 -- 2b 5-10 179 R R 1863-05-11 Port Jervis,NY MLB 1892-1899 1892-1899
Mickey Corcoran 1950-12-09 68.104 -- 2b 5-8 165 R R 1882-08-26 Buffalo,NY MLB 1910-1910 1910-1910
Harry Coveleski 1950-08-04 64.102 -- p 6-0 180 B L 1886-04-23 Shamokin,PA MLB 1907-1918 1907-1918
Ned Crompton 1950-09-28 61.227 -- of 5-10 175 L L 1889-02-12 Liverpool,EN MLB 1909-1910 1909-1910
Bill Dahlen 1950-12-05 80.333 -- ss 5-9 180 R R 1870-01-05 Nelliston,NY MLB 1891-1911 1891-1911
Pep Deininger 1950-09-25 72.349 -- of 5-8 180 L L 1877-10-10 Wasseralfingen,GE MLB 1902-1909 1902-1909
George Disch 1950-08-25 71.162 -- p 5-11 -- -- R 1879-03-15 Lincoln,MO MLB 1905-1905 1905-1905
Ed Donalds 1950-07-03 65.010 -- p 5-11 180 R R 1885-06-22 Bidwell,OH MLB 1912-1912 1912-1912
Rip Egan 1950-12-22 79.165 -- p 5-11 168 -- R 1871-07-09 Philadelphia,PA MLB 1894-1894 1894-1894
Jewel Ens 1950-01-17 60.145 -- 2b-1b 5-10 165 R R 1889-08-24 St. Louis,MO MLB 1922-1925 1922-1925
Mutz Ens 1950-06-28 65.231 -- 1b 6-1 180 L L 1884-11-08 St. Louis,MO MLB 1912-1912 1912-1912
Jocko Fields 1950-10-14 85.358 -- of 5-10 160 R R 1864-10-20 Cork,IR MLB 1887-1892 1887-1892
Paul Fitzke 1950-06-30 49.335 -- p 5-11 185 R R 1900-07-30 La Crosse,WI MLB 1924-1924 1924-1924
Art Fletcher 1950-02-06 65.031 -- ss 5-10 170 R R 1885-01-05 Collinsville,IL MLB 1909-1922 1909-1922
Fred Frank 1950-03-27 77.015 -- of 5-9 162 -- -- 1873-03-11 Louisa,KY MLB 1898-1898 1898-1898
William Gallagher 1950-03-11 76.034 -- ss -- -- -- -- 1874-02-04 Boston,MA MLB 1896-1896 1896-1896
Jim Galloway 1950-05-03 62.228 -- 2b 6-3 187 B R 1887-09-16 Iredell,TX MLB 1912-1912 1912-1912
player name death date age death cause pos ht wt ba th Born place hilvl mlb years stat years
Lefty Gervais 1950-10-19 60.104 -- p 5-10 165 L L 1890-07-06 Grover,WI MLB 1913-1913 1913-1913
Pit Gilman 1950-08-17 86.154 -- of -- 170 L L 1864-03-14 Laporte,OH MLB 1884-1884 1884-1884
Billy Ging 1950-09-14 77.310 -- p 5-10 170 R R 1872-11-07 Elmira,NY MLB 1899-1899 1899-1899
Martin Glendon 1950-11-06 73.270 -- p 5-8 165 -- -- 1877-02-08 Milwaukee,WI MLB 1902-1903 1902-1903
Joe Gormley 1950-07-02 83.193 -- p -- -- L L 1866-12-20 Summit Hill,PA MLB 1891-1891 1891-1891
Hank Griffin 1950-02-11 63.214 -- p 6-0 165 R R 1886-07-11 Whitehouse,TX MLB 1911-1912 1911-1912
Dan Griner 1950-06-03 62.086 -- p 6-1 200 L R 1888-03-07 Centerville,TN MLB 1912-1918 1912-1918
Ernie Groth 1950-05-23 65.149 -- p 5-11 175 R R 1884-12-24 Cedarsburg,WI MLB 1904-1904 1904-1904
Bob Hall 1950-12-01 71.345 -- of-3b 5-10 158 R R 1878-12-20 Baltimore,MD MLB 1904-1905 1904-1905
Bill Hallman 1950-04-23 74.037 -- of 5-8 165 L L 1876-03-15 Philadelphia,PA MLB 1901-1907 1901-1907
Jack Harper 1950-09-30 72.180 -- p 6-0 178 R R 1878-04-02 Galloway,PA MLB 1899-1906 1899-1906
Frank Hemphill 1950-11-16 72.186 -- of 5-11 165 R R 1878-05-13 Greenville,MI MLB 1906-1909 1906-1909
Wattie Holm 1950-05-19 48.142 -- of 5-9 160 R R 1901-12-28 Peterson,IA MLB 1924-1932 1924-1932
Red Howell 1950-10-01 41.245 -- h 6-0 215 R R 1909-01-29 Atlanta,GA MLB 1941-1941 1941-1941
Rudy Hulswitt 1950-01-16 72.326 -- ss 5-8 165 R R 1877-02-23 Newport,KY MLB 1899-1910 1899-1910
Jerry Hurley 1950-09-17 87.093 -- c 6-0 190 R R 1863-06-15 Boston,MA MLB 1889-1891 1889-1891
Bill Johnson 1950-11-15 58.026 -- of 5-11 170 L R 1892-10-18 Chicago,IL MLB 1916-1917 1916-1917
Jing Johnson 1950-12-06 56.057 -- p 5-9 172 R R 1894-10-09 Parker Ford,PA MLB 1916-1928 1916-1928
Bill Kenworthy 1950-09-21 64.078 -- of-2b 5-7 165 R R 1886-07-04 Cambridge,OH MLB 1912-1917 1912-1917
Al Klawitter 1950-05-02 62.018 -- p 5-11 187 R R 1888-04-12 Wilkes-Barre,PA MLB 1909-1913 1909-1913
Nub Kleinke 1950-03-16 38.301 -- p 6-1 170 R R 1911-05-19 Fond du Lac,WI MLB 1935-1937 1935-1937
Ed Klepfer 1950-08-09 62.143 -- p 6-0 185 R R 1888-03-17 Summerville,PA MLB 1911-1919 1911-1919
Joe Knotts 1950-09-15 66.194 -- c 5-9 170 R R 1884-03-03 Greensboro,PA MLB 1907-1907 1907-1907
Joe Lake 1950-06-30 69.174 -- p 6-0 185 R R 1881-01-06 Brooklyn,NY MLB 1908-1913 1908-1913
Bill Lange 1950-07-23 79.046 -- of 6-1 190 R R 1871-06-06 San Francisco,CA MLB 1893-1899 1893-1899
player name death date age death cause pos ht wt ba th Born place hilvl mlb years stat years
Bert Lewis 1950-03-24 54.171 -- p 6-2 176 R R 1895-10-03 Tonawanda,NY MLB 1924-1924 1924-1924
Dad Lytle 1950-12-21 88.285 -- 2b-of 5-11 160 R R 1862-03-10 Racine,WI MLB 1890-1890 1890-1890
Dick McCabe 1950-04-11 54.048 -- p 5-10 159 R R 1896-02-21 Mamaroneck,NY MLB 1918-1922 1918-1922
John McDonald 1950-04-09 67.071 -- p 6-1 170 R R 1883-01-27 Throop,PA MLB 1907-1907 1907-1907
Paul Meloan 1950-02-11 61.171 -- of 5-10 175 R L 1888-08-23 Paynesville,MO MLB 1910-1911 1910-1911
Dusty Miller 1950-04-19 73.227 -- of 5-10 175 L R 1876-09-03 Malvern,IA MLB 1902-1902 1902-1902
Vince Molyneaux 1950-05-04 61.259 -- p 6-0 180 R R 1888-08-17 Lewiston,NY MLB 1917-1918 1917-1918
Jo-Jo Morrissey 1950-05-02 46.106 -- 2b-ss 6-1 178 R R 1904-01-16 Warren,RI MLB 1932-1936 1932-1936
Offa Neal 1950-04-11 73.309 -- 3b-2b 6-0 185 L R 1876-06-05 Logan,IL MLB 1905-1905 1905-1905
Tom Niland 1950-04-30 80.015 -- of 5-11 160 R R 1870-04-14 Brookfield,MA MLB 1896-1896 1896-1896
Effie Norton 1950-03-05 76.199 -- p 5-10 170 R R 1873-08-17 Conneaut,OH MLB 1896-1897 1896-1897
Paddy O'Connor 1950-08-17 71.012 -- c 5-8 168 R R 1879-08-04 Co Kerry,IR MLB 1908-1918 1908-1918
George Paynter 1950-09-28 79.083 -- of 5-9 125 R R 1871-07-06 Cincinnati,OH MLB 1894-1894 1894-1894
Frank Pearce 1950-09-03 45.003 -- p 6-0 170 R R 1905-08-31 Middletown,KY MLB 1933-1935 1933-1935
Dave Pickett 1950-04-22 75.330 -- of 5-7 170 -- R 1874-05-26 Brookline,MA MLB 1898-1898 1898-1898
Doc Ralston 1950-08-29 65.025 -- of 6-0 185 R R 1885-08-03 Pierpont,OH MLB 1910-1910 1910-1910
Ernie Ross 1950-03-28 69.361 -- p 5-8 150 L L 1880-03-31 Toronto,ON MLB 1902-1902 1902-1902
Charlie Roy 1950-02-10 65.232 -- p 5-10 190 R R 1884-06-22 Beaulieu,MN MLB 1906-1906 1906-1906
Slim Sallee 1950-03-23 65.047 -- p 6-3 180 L L 1885-02-03 Higginsport,OH MLB 1908-1921 1908-1921
Roy Sanders 1950-01-17 57.168 -- p 6-0 195 R R 1892-08-01 Stafford,KS MLB 1917-1918 1917-1918
Joe Sargent 1950-07-05 56.283 -- 2b-3b 5-10 165 R R 1893-09-24 Rochester,NY MLB 1921-1921 1921-1921
John Scheneberg 1950-09-26 62.309 -- p 6-1 180 B R 1887-11-20 Guyandotte,WV MLB 1913-1920 1913-1920
Doc Sechrist 1950-04-02 74.050 -- p 5-9 160 R R 1876-02-10 Williamstown,KY MLB 1899-1899 1899-1899
Frank Smykal 1950-08-11 60.301 -- ss 5-7 150 R R 1889-10-13 Chicago,IL MLB 1916-1916 1916-1916
Dick Spalding 1950-02-03 56.112 -- of 5-11 185 L L 1893-10-13 Philadelphia,PA MLB 1927-1928 1927-1928
player name death date age death cause pos ht wt ba th Born place hilvl mlb years stat years
Dean Sturgis 1950-06-04 57.184 -- c 6-1 180 R R 1892-12-01 Beloit,KS MLB 1914-1914 1914-1914
Pussy Tebeau 1950-03-25 80.050 -- of 5-10 175 -- -- 1870-02-02 Worcester,MA MLB 1895-1895 1895-1895
Bill Thomas 1950-01-14 72.036 -- of 5-10 190 R R 1877-12-08 Norristown,PA MLB 1902-1902 1902-1902
Walt Thomas 1950-06-06 66.037 -- ss 5-8 156 R R 1884-04-28 Foot Of Ten,PA MLB 1908-1908 1908-1908
Cannonball Titcomb 1950-06-08 83.290 -- p 5-6 157 L L 1866-08-21 West Baldwin,ME MLB 1886-1890 1886-1890
Dike Varney 1950-04-23 69.256 -- p 6-0 165 L L 1880-08-09 Dover,NH MLB 1902-1902 1902-1902
Cal Vasbinder 1950-12-22 70.154 -- p 6-2 -- R R 1880-07-19 Scio,OH MLB 1902-1902 1902-1902
Carroll Yerkes 1950-12-20 47.190 -- p 5-11 180 R L 1903-06-13 McSherrystown,PA MLB 1927-1933 1927-1933
George Young 1950-03-13 59.345 -- h 6-0 185 L R 1890-04-01 Brooklyn,NY MLB 1913-1913 1913-1913
Ed Zmich 1950-08-20 65.322 -- p 6-0 180 L L 1884-10-01 Cleveland,OH MLB 1910-1911 1910-1911
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