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player name death date age death cause pos ht wt ba th Born place hilvl mlb years stat years
Nick Altrock 1965-01-20 88.126 -- p 5-10 197 B L 1876-09-15 Cincinnati,OH MLB 1898-1933 1898-1933
Jimmy Austin 1965-03-06 85.088 -- 3b 5-7 155 B R 1879-12-08 Swansea,WL MLB 1909-1929 1909-1929
Walter Barbare 1965-10-28 74.077 -- 3b-ss 6-0 162 R R 1891-08-11 Greenville,SC MLB 1914-1922 1914-1922
Frank Barberich 1965-05-01 83.086 -- p 5-10 175 B R 1882-02-03 New Town,NY MLB 1907-1910 1907-1910
Bill Bartley 1965-05-17 80.128 -- p 5-11 190 R R 1885-01-08 Cincinnati,OH MLB 1903-1907 1903-1907
Jim Battle 1965-09-30 64.188 -- 3b-ss 6-1 170 R R 1901-03-26 Bailey,TX MLB 1927-1927 1927-1927
Hugh Bedient 1965-07-21 75.270 -- p 6-0 185 R R 1889-10-23 Gerry,NY MLB 1912-1914 1912-1914
Bruno Betzel 1965-02-07 70.062 -- 2b-3b 5-9 158 R R 1894-12-06 Chattanooga,OH MLB 1914-1918 1914-1918
Harry Biemiller 1965-05-25 67.227 -- p 6-1 171 R R 1897-10-09 Baltimore,MD MLB 1920-1925 1920-1925
Steve Biras 1965-04-21 43.054 -- 2b 5-11 185 R R 1922-02-26 East St. Louis,IL MLB 1944-1944 1944-1944
Luther Bonin 1965-01-03 76.355 -- of 5-9 178 L R 1888-01-13 Green Hill,IN MLB 1913-1913 1913-1913
Fritz Brickell 1965-10-15 30.210 Cancer ss 5-5 157 R R 1935-03-19 Wichita,KS MLB 1959-1961 1959-1961
Bill Brinker 1965-02-05 81.159 -- of-3b 6-1 190 B R 1883-08-30 Warrensburg,MO MLB 1912-1912 1912-1912
Bill Brown 1965-05-13 71.308 -- of 5-8 185 L L 1893-07-08 Coleman,TX MLB 1912-1912 1912-1912
Pat Burke 1965-07-07 64.055 -- 3b 5-10 170 R R 1901-05-13 St. Louis,MO MLB 1924-1924 1924-1924
Jack Calvo 1965-06-15 71.003 -- of 5-10 156 L L 1894-06-11 Havana,CU MLB 1913-1920 1913-1920
Pep Clark 1965-06-08 82.079 -- 3b 5-7 175 R R 1883-03-20 Union City,OH MLB 1903-1903 1903-1903
Frank Crossin 1965-12-06 74.173 -- c 5-10 160 R R 1891-06-15 Kingston,PA MLB 1912-1914 1912-1914
Jay Dahl 1965-06-20 19.196 -- p 5-10 183 B L 1945-12-06 San Bernardino,CA MLB 1963-1963 1963-1963
Curt Davis 1965-10-12 62.035 -- p 6-2 185 R R 1903-09-07 Greenfield,MO MLB 1934-1946 1934-1946
Delos Drake 1965-10-03 78.303 -- of 5-11 170 R L 1886-12-03 Girard,OH MLB 1911-1911 1911-1911
John Dudra 1965-10-24 49.150 -- 3b-2b 5-11 175 R R 1916-05-27 Assumption,IL MLB 1941-1941 1941-1941
Jim Joe Edwards 1965-01-19 70.035 -- p 6-2 185 R L 1894-12-14 Banner,MS MLB 1922-1928 1922-1928
Ike Eichrodt 1965-07-14 62.189 -- of 5-11 167 R R 1903-01-06 Chicago,IL MLB 1925-1931 1925-1931
Eric Erickson 1965-05-19 70.066 -- p 6-2 190 R R 1895-03-13 Goteborg,SW MLB 1914-1922 1914-1922
player name death date age death cause pos ht wt ba th Born place hilvl mlb years stat years
Harry Fanwell 1965-07-15 78.271 -- p 6-0 175 B R 1886-10-16 Patapsco,MD MLB 1910-1910 1910-1910
Sam Fishburn 1965-04-11 71.330 -- 1b 5-9 157 R R 1893-05-15 Haverhill,MA MLB 1919-1919 1919-1919
Clarence Fisher 1965-11-02 67.066 -- p 6-0 174 R R 1898-08-27 Letart,WV MLB 1919-1920 1919-1920
Charlie Fitzberger 1965-01-25 60.347 -- h 6-1 170 L L 1904-02-13 Baltimore,MD MLB 1928-1928 1928-1928
Ed Fitzpatrick 1965-10-23 75.317 -- 2b-of 5-8 165 R R 1889-12-09 Lewistown,PA MLB 1915-1917 1915-1917
Lee Fohl 1965-10-30 88.335 -- c 5-10 175 L R 1876-11-28 Lowell,OH MLB 1902-1903 1902-1903
Frank Fuller 1965-10-29 72.300 -- 2b 5-7 150 B R 1893-01-01 Detroit,MI MLB 1915-1923 1915-1923
Larry Gilbert 1965-02-17 73.076 -- of 5-9 158 L L 1891-12-03 New Orleans,LA MLB 1914-1915 1914-1915
Ralph Good 1965-11-24 79.212 -- p 6-0 165 R R 1886-04-25 Monticello,ME MLB 1910-1910 1910-1910
Dave Gregg 1965-11-12 74.242 -- p 6-1 185 R R 1891-03-14 Chehalis,WA MLB 1913-1913 1913-1913
Bill Harris 1965-08-21 65.059 -- p 6-1 180 R R 1900-06-23 Wylie,TX MLB 1923-1938 1923-1938
Lefty Herring 1965-02-11 84.343 -- 1b-of 5-11 160 L L 1880-03-04 Philadelphia,PA MLB 1899-1904 1899-1904
Bill Hollahan 1965-11-27 69.004 -- 3b 5-8 165 R R 1896-11-22 New York,NY MLB 1920-1920 1920-1920
Wally Hood 1965-05-02 70.081 -- of 5-11 160 R R 1895-02-09 Whittier,CA MLB 1920-1922 1920-1922
Joe Hoover 1965-09-02 50.140 -- ss 5-11 175 R R 1915-04-15 Los Angeles,CA MLB 1943-1945 1943-1945
Bill Hopper 1965-01-14 74.079 -- p 6-0 175 R R 1890-10-26 Jackson,TN MLB 1913-1915 1913-1915
Johnny Humphries 1965-06-24 50.001 -- p 6-1 185 R R 1915-06-23 Clifton Forge,VA MLB 1938-1946 1938-1946
Larry Jacobus 1965-08-19 71.243 -- p 6-2 186 B R 1893-12-18 Cincinnati,OH MLB 1918-1918 1918-1918
Walt Johnson 1965-01-04 72.026 -- p 6-0 180 R R 1892-12-08 Minneapolis,MN MLB 1912-1917 1912-1917
Phil Ketter 1965-04-09 80.360 -- c -- -- -- R 1884-04-13 St. Louis,MO MLB 1912-1912 1912-1912
Rudy Kneisch 1965-04-06 65.361 -- p 5-10 175 R L 1899-04-10 Baltimore,MD MLB 1926-1926 1926-1926
John Knight 1965-12-19 80.073 -- ss-3b 6-2 180 R R 1885-10-06 Philadelphia,PA MLB 1905-1913 1905-1913
Cliff Knox 1965-09-24 63.260 -- c 5-11 178 B R 1902-01-07 Coalville,IA MLB 1924-1924 1924-1924
Brad Kocher 1965-01-13 76.362 -- c 5-11 188 R R 1888-01-16 White Haven,PA MLB 1912-1916 1912-1916
Ray Kremer 1965-02-08 71.321 -- p 6-1 190 R R 1893-03-23 Oakland,CA MLB 1924-1933 1924-1933
player name death date age death cause pos ht wt ba th Born place hilvl mlb years stat years
Bill Lauterborn 1965-04-19 85.314 -- 2b-3b 5-6 140 R R 1879-06-09 Hornell,NY MLB 1904-1905 1904-1905
Otis Lawry 1965-10-23 71.355 -- 2b 5-8 133 L R 1893-11-01 Fairfield,ME MLB 1916-1917 1916-1917
Rudy Leopold 1965-09-03 60.038 -- p 6-0 160 L L 1905-07-27 Grand Cane,LA MLB 1928-1928 1928-1928
Harry Lunte 1965-07-27 72.314 -- ss 5-11 165 R R 1892-09-15 St. Louis,MO MLB 1919-1920 1919-1920
Al Lyons 1965-12-20 47.155 -- p 6-2 195 R R 1918-07-18 St. Joseph,MO MLB 1944-1948 1944-1948
Harvey MacDonald 1965-10-04 67.138 -- of 5-11 170 L L 1898-05-18 New York,NY MLB 1928-1928 1928-1928
Alex Main 1965-12-29 81.229 -- p 6-5 195 L R 1884-05-13 Montrose,MI MLB 1914-1918 1914-1918
Frank Manush 1965-01-05 81.109 -- 3b 5-10 175 R R 1883-09-18 Tuscumbia,AL MLB 1908-1908 1908-1908
Pepper Martin 1965-03-05 61.005 -- of-3b 5-8 170 R R 1904-02-29 Temple,OK MLB 1928-1944 1928-1944
Wid Matthews 1965-10-05 68.349 -- of 5-8 155 L L 1896-10-20 Raleigh,IL MLB 1923-1925 1923-1925
Jerry McCarthy 1965-10-03 42.133 -- 1b 6-1 205 L L 1923-05-23 Brooklyn,NY MLB 1948-1948 1948-1948
Bill McKechnie 1965-10-29 79.082 -- 3b-2b 5-10 160 B R 1886-08-07 Wilkinsburg,PA MLB 1907-1920 1907-1920
Mike McNally 1965-05-29 72.261 -- 2b-3b 5-11 150 R R 1892-09-09 Minooka,PA MLB 1915-1925 1915-1925
Johnny Mitchell 1965-11-04 71.086 -- ss 5-8 155 B R 1894-08-09 Detroit,MI MLB 1921-1925 1921-1925
Hy Myers 1965-05-01 76.003 -- of 5-9 175 R R 1889-04-27 East Liverpool,OH MLB 1909-1925 1909-1925
Lou Nagelsen 1965-10-21 78.113 -- c 6-2 180 R R 1887-06-29 Piqua,OH MLB 1912-1912 1912-1912
Dick Newsome 1965-12-15 56.002 -- p 6-0 185 R R 1909-12-13 Ahoskie,NC MLB 1941-1943 1941-1943
Pete Noonan 1965-02-11 83.078 -- c-1b 6-0 180 R R 1881-11-24 West Stockbridge,MA MLB 1904-1907 1904-1907
Ted Odenwald 1965-10-23 63.292 -- p 5-10 147 R L 1902-01-04 Hudson,WI MLB 1921-1922 1921-1922
Ivy Olson 1965-09-01 79.321 -- ss-2b 5-10 175 R R 1885-10-14 Kansas City,MO MLB 1911-1924 1911-1924
Frank Papish 1965-08-30 47.313 -- p 6-2 192 R L 1917-10-21 Pueblo,CO MLB 1945-1950 1945-1950
Mike Pasquella 1965-04-05 66.148 -- 1b 5-11 167 R R 1898-11-07 Bridgeport,CT MLB 1919-1919 1919-1919
Rube Peters 1965-02-07 79.328 -- p 6-1 195 R R 1885-03-15 Grantfork,IL MLB 1912-1912 1912-1912
Wally Pipp 1965-01-11 71.327 -- 1b 6-1 180 L L 1893-02-17 Chicago,IL MLB 1913-1928 1913-1928
Stan Pitula 1965-08-15 34.145 -- p 5-10 170 R R 1931-03-23 Hackensack,NJ MLB 1957-1957 1957-1957
player name death date age death cause pos ht wt ba th Born place hilvl mlb years stat years
Lee Quillen 1965-05-14 83.008 -- 3b 5-10 165 R R 1882-05-05 North Branch,MN MLB 1906-1907 1906-1907
Branch Rickey 1965-12-09 83.353 -- c-of 5-9 175 L R 1881-12-20 Flat,OH MLB 1905-1914 1905-1914
Jimmy Ring 1965-07-06 70.140 -- p 6-1 170 R R 1895-02-15 Brooklyn,NY MLB 1917-1928 1917-1928
Tink Riviere 1965-09-27 66.055 -- p 5-10 167 R R 1899-08-02 Liberty,TX MLB 1921-1925 1921-1925
Hank Robinson 1965-07-03 75.320 -- p 5-11 160 R L 1889-08-16 Floyd,AR MLB 1911-1918 1911-1918
Ed Roetz 1965-03-16 59.222 -- ss-1b 5-10 160 R R 1905-08-06 Philadelphia,PA MLB 1929-1929 1929-1929
Wally Schang 1965-03-06 75.195 -- c 5-10 180 B R 1889-08-22 South Wales,NY MLB 1913-1931 1913-1931
Ed Sherling 1965-11-16 68.121 -- h 6-1 185 R R 1897-07-17 Coalburg,AL MLB 1924-1924 1924-1924
Chick Shorten 1965-10-23 73.186 -- of 6-0 175 L L 1892-04-19 Scranton,PA MLB 1915-1924 1915-1924
Bob Smith 1965-12-27 75.159 -- p 5-11 160 R R 1890-07-20 Woodbury,VT MLB 1913-1913 1913-1913
George Smith 1965-01-07 72.220 -- p 6-2 163 R R 1892-05-31 Byram,CT MLB 1916-1923 1916-1923
Jock Somerlott 1965-04-21 82.176 -- 1b 6-0 160 R R 1882-10-26 Flint,IN MLB 1910-1911 1910-1911
Jim Stephens 1965-01-02 81.023 -- c 5-6 157 R R 1883-12-10 Salineville,OH MLB 1907-1912 1907-1912
Dutch Sterrett 1965-12-09 76.068 -- of-1b 5-11 165 R R 1889-10-01 Milroy,PA MLB 1912-1913 1912-1913
Guy Sturdy 1965-05-04 65.270 -- 1b 6-0 180 L L 1899-08-07 Sherman,TX MLB 1927-1928 1927-1928
Billy Sullivan 1965-01-28 89.361 -- c 5-9 155 R R 1875-02-01 Oakland,WI MLB 1899-1912 1899-1912
Chick Tolson 1965-04-16 66.160 -- 1b 6-0 185 R R 1898-11-06 Washington,DC MLB 1925-1930 1925-1930
Ira Townsend 1965-07-21 71.192 -- p 6-1 180 R R 1894-01-09 Weimar,TX MLB 1920-1921 1920-1921
Harry Trekell 1965-11-04 72.350 -- p 6-1 170 R R 1892-11-18 Buda,IL MLB 1913-1913 1913-1913
Maurice Van Robays 1965-03-01 50.106 -- of 6-0 190 R R 1914-11-15 Detroit,MI MLB 1939-1946 1939-1946
Bobby Vaughn 1965-04-11 79.310 -- 2b-ss 5-9 150 R R 1885-06-04 Stamford,NY MLB 1909-1909 1909-1909
Dixie Walker 1965-11-14 78.165 -- p 6-0 192 L R 1887-06-01 Brownsville,PA MLB 1909-1912 1909-1912
Ernie Walker 1965-04-01 74.195 -- of 6-0 165 L R 1890-09-17 Blossburg,AL MLB 1913-1915 1913-1915
Paul Waner 1965-08-29 62.135 -- of 5-8 153 L L 1903-04-16 Harrah,OK MLB 1926-1945 1926-1945
Dick Wantz 1965-05-13 25.032 -- p 6-5 175 R R 1940-04-11 South Gate,CA MLB 1965-1965 1965-1965
player name death date age death cause pos ht wt ba th Born place hilvl mlb years stat years
Johnny Watson 1965-04-29 57.104 -- ss-of 6-0 175 L R 1908-01-16 Tazewell,VA MLB 1930-1930 1930-1930
Earl Webb 1965-05-23 67.247 -- of 6-1 185 L R 1897-09-17 Bon Air,TN MLB 1925-1933 1925-1933
Bert Whaling 1965-01-21 76.212 Metastatic adenocarcinoma c 6-0 185 R R 1888-06-22 Los Angeles,CA MLB 1913-1915 1913-1915
Walt Whittaker 1965-08-09 71.058 -- p 5-9 165 L R 1894-06-11 Chelsea,MA MLB 1916-1916 1916-1916
Jimmy Williams 1965-01-16 88.026 -- 2b 5-9 175 R R 1876-12-20 St. Louis,MO MLB 1899-1909 1899-1909
Ralph Young 1965-01-24 75.126 -- 2b 5-5 165 B R 1889-09-19 Philadelphia,PA MLB 1913-1922 1913-1922
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