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player name death date age death cause pos ht wt ba th Born place hilvl mlb years stat years
Hank Aaron 2021-01-22 86.351 Natural causes of 6-0 180 R R 1934-02-05 Mobile,AL MLB 1954-1976 1954-1976
Tom Acker 2021-01-04 90.303 -- p 6-4 215 R R 1930-03-07 Paterson,NJ MLB 1956-1959 1956-1959
Joe Altobelli 2021-03-03 88.281 Natural causes 1b-of 6-0 185 L L 1932-05-26 Detroit,MI MLB 1955-1961 1955-1961
Fred Andrews 2021-12-20 69.230 -- 2b 5-8 163 R R 1952-05-04 Lafayette,LA MLB 1976-1977 1976-1978
Ed Armbrister 2021-03-17 72.256 Complications related to Diabetes of 5-11 160 R R 1948-07-04 Nassau,BM MLB 1973-1977 1973-1978
Rich Barry 2021-10-09 81.027 -- of 6-4 205 R R 1940-09-12 Berkeley,CA MLB 1969-1969 1969-1969
Kimera Bartee 2021-12-21 49.153 -- cf 6-0 200 R R 1972-07-21 Omaha,NE MLB 1996-2001 1992-2004
Joe Beckwith 2021-05-22 66.114 Colon cancer p 6-3 200 L R 1955-01-28 Opelika,AL MLB 1979-1986 1974-1986
Mike Bell 2021-03-26 46.109 Cancer 3b 6-2 190 R R 1974-12-07 Cincinnati,OH MLB 2000-2000 1993-2005
Ron Blazier 2021-12-04 50.127 Unexpectedly p 6-6 215 R R 1971-07-30 Altoona,PA MLB 1996-1997 1990-1999
Cloyd Boyer 2021-09-20 94.019 -- p 6-1 188 R R 1927-09-01 Alba,MO MLB 1949-1955 1949-1955
Hal Breeden 2021-05-03 76.309 -- 1b 6-2 200 R L 1944-06-28 Albany,GA MLB 1971-1975 1971-1975
Bobby Brown 2021-03-25 96.151 -- 3b 6-1 180 L R 1924-10-25 Seattle,WA MLB 1946-1954 1946-1954
Tom Carroll 2021-09-22 85.005 -- ss-3b 6-3 186 R R 1936-09-17 Jamaica,NY MLB 1955-1959 1955-1959
Hy Cohen 2021-02-04 90.006 -- p 6-5 220 R R 1931-01-29 Brooklyn,NY MLB 1955-1955 1955-1955
Dick Colpaert 2021-04-06 77.094 -- p 5-10 182 R R 1944-01-03 Fraser,MI MLB 1970-1970 1970-1970
Billy Conigliaro 2021-02-10 73.180 -- of 6-0 190 R R 1947-08-15 Revere,MA MLB 1969-1973 1969-1973
Rheal Cormier 2021-03-08 53.320 Cancer p 5-10 187 L L 1967-04-23 Moncton,NB MLB 1991-2007 1989-2007
Joe Cunningham 2021-03-25 89.211 -- 1b 6-1 190 L L 1931-08-27 Paterson,NJ MLB 1954-1966 1954-1966
Jacke Davis 2021-05-30 85.086 -- of 5-11 160 R R 1936-03-05 Carthage,TX MLB 1962-1962 1962-1962
Frankie De la cruz 2021-03-14 37.002 Heart attack p 5-11 160 R R 1984-03-12 Santo Domingo,DR MLB 2007-2011 2002-2019
Don Demeter 2021-11-29 86.157 -- of 6-4 190 R R 1935-06-25 Oklahoma City,OK MLB 1956-1967 1956-1967
Art Ditmar 2021-06-11 92.069 -- p 6-2 196 R R 1929-04-03 Winthrop,MA MLB 1954-1962 1954-1962
Chuck Dobson 2021-11-30 77.325 -- p 6-4 200 R R 1944-01-10 Kansas City,MO MLB 1966-1975 1966-1976
Nino Escalera 2021-07-03 91.214 -- of-1b 5-10 165 L R 1929-12-01 Santurce,PR MLB 1954-1954 1954-1954
player name death date age death cause pos ht wt ba th Born place hilvl mlb years stat years
Pedro Feliciano 2021-11-08 45.075 -- p 5-11 165 L L 1976-08-25 Dorado,PR MLB 2002-2013 1995-2014
Ray Fosse 2021-10-13 74.192 Cancer c 6-2 215 R R 1947-04-04 Marion,IL MLB 1967-1979 1967-1979
Paul Foytack 2021-01-23 90.068 -- p 5-11 180 R R 1930-11-16 Scranton,PA MLB 1953-1964 1953-1964
Bill Freehan 2021-08-19 79.263 Related to dementia c 6-2 205 R R 1941-11-29 Detroit,MI MLB 1961-1976 1961-1976
Don Gile 2021-03-05 85.321 Natural causes 1b-c 6-6 220 R R 1935-04-19 Modesto,CA MLB 1959-1962 1959-1962
Pedro Gonzalez 2021-01-10 83.029 Diabetes 2b 6-0 176 R R 1937-12-12 San Pedro de Macoris,DR MLB 1963-1967 1963-1967
Charlie Gorin 2021-02-21 93.016 -- p 5-10 165 L L 1928-02-06 Waco,TX MLB 1954-1955 1954-1955
Mudcat Grant 2021-06-11 85.303 -- p 6-1 186 R R 1935-08-13 Lacoochee,FL MLB 1958-1971 1958-1971
Johnny Groth 2021-08-07 95.015 -- of 6-0 182 R R 1926-07-23 Chicago,IL MLB 1946-1960 1946-1960
Chuck Hartenstein 2021-10-02 79.129 -- p 5-11 165 R R 1942-05-26 Seguin,TX MLB 1966-1977 1966-1977
Wynn Hawkins 2021-02-11 84.357 -- p 6-3 195 R R 1936-02-20 East Palestine,OH MLB 1960-1962 1960-1962
Tom Hilgendorf 2021-03-25 79.015 -- p 6-1 190 B L 1942-03-10 Clinton,IA MLB 1969-1975 1969-1976
LaMarr Hoyt 2021-11-29 66.332 Cancer p 6-3 244 R R 1955-01-01 Columbia,SC MLB 1979-1986 1977-1986
Willard Hunter 2021-02-03 85.333 -- p 6-2 180 R L 1935-03-08 Newark,NJ MLB 1962-1964 1962-1964
Jerry Johnson 2021-11-15 77.348 Lewy body dementia and COPD p 6-3 200 R R 1943-12-03 Miami,FL MLB 1968-1977 1968-1977
Ron Johnson 2021-01-26 64.309 -- 1b 6-3 215 R R 1956-03-23 Long Beach,CA MLB 1982-1984 1978-1985
Doug Jones 2021-11-22 64.151 Complications due to COVID-19 p 6-2 224 R R 1957-06-24 Covina,CA MLB 1982-2000 1978-2000
Lew Krausse 2021-02-16 77.298 Cancer p 6-0 167 R R 1943-04-25 Media,PA MLB 1961-1974 1961-1974
Fred Kuhaulua 2021-09-20 68.209 -- p 5-11 175 L L 1953-02-23 Honolulu,HI MLB 1977-1981 1977-1982
John LaRose 2021-01-14 69.082 -- p 6-1 185 L L 1951-10-25 Pawtucket,RI MLB 1978-1978 1976-1980
Tom Lasorda 2021-01-07 93.108 Cardiac arrest p 5-10 175 L L 1927-09-22 Norristown,PA MLB 1954-1956 1954-1956
Don Leppert 2021-01-05 90.046 -- 2b 5-8 175 L R 1930-11-20 Memphis,TN MLB 1955-1955 1955-1955
Richie Lewis 2021-12-07 55.316 -- p 5-10 175 R R 1966-01-25 Muncie,IN MLB 1992-1998 1985-2003
Chuck Lindstrom 2021-09-29 85.022 -- c 5-11 175 R R 1936-09-07 Chicago,IL MLB 1958-1958 1958-1958
Phil Lombardi 2021-05-20 58.089 -- c-of 6-2 200 R R 1963-02-20 Abilene,TX MLB 1986-1989 1981-1989
player name death date age death cause pos ht wt ba th Born place hilvl mlb years stat years
Julio Lugo 2021-11-15 45.365 Heart attack ss-3b 6-1 165 R R 1975-11-16 Barahona,DR MLB 2000-2011 1995-2011
Angel Mangual 2021-02-16 73.335 -- of 5-10 180 R R 1947-03-19 Juana Diaz,PR MLB 1969-1976 1969-1976
Mike Marshall 2021-06-01 78.137 Under hospice care p 5-10 180 R R 1943-01-15 Adrian,MI MLB 1967-1981 1967-1983
Billy Moran 2021-10-21 87.328 -- 2b 5-11 185 R R 1933-11-27 Montgomery,AL MLB 1958-1965 1958-1965
Al Naples 2021-02-26 93.182 -- ss 5-9 168 R R 1927-08-29 St. George,NY MLB 1949-1949 1949-1949
Ricky Nelson 2021-11-19 62.195 Complications due to COVID-19 of 6-0 200 L R 1959-05-08 Eloy,AZ MLB 1983-1986 1980-1987
Mike Overy 2021-09-22 70.238 -- p 6-2 190 R R 1951-01-27 Clinton,IL MLB 1976-1976 1976-1980
Mike Page 2021-12-04 81.145 -- of 6-2 210 L R 1940-07-12 Woodruff,SC MLB 1968-1968 1968-1968
Stan Palys 2021-02-08 90.283 -- of 6-2 190 R R 1930-05-01 Blakely,PA MLB 1953-1956 1953-1956
Juan Pizarro 2021-02-18 84.011 Cancer p 5-11 190 L L 1937-02-07 Santurce,PR MLB 1957-1974 1957-1974
Scott Reid 2021-06-29 74.173 -- of 6-1 195 L R 1947-01-07 Chicago,IL MLB 1969-1970 1969-1970
Ken Reitz 2021-03-31 69.281 -- 3b 6-0 185 R R 1951-06-24 San Francisco,CA MLB 1972-1982 1972-1987
Jerry Remy 2021-10-30 68.356 Lung cancer 2b 5-9 165 L R 1952-11-08 Fall River,MA MLB 1975-1984 1975-1984
J.R. Richard 2021-08-04 71.150 Stroke p 6-8 222 R R 1950-03-07 Vienna,LA MLB 1971-1980 1971-1983
Eddie Robinson 2021-10-04 100.293 -- 1b 6-2 210 L R 1920-12-15 Paris,TX MLB 1942-1957 1942-1957
Tom Robson 2021-04-20 75.095 -- 1b 6-3 215 R R 1946-01-15 Rochester,NY MLB 1974-1975 1974-1975
Mike Sadek 2021-01-20 74.235 Short illness c 5-9 165 R R 1946-05-30 Minneapolis,MN MLB 1973-1981 1973-1981
Ron Samford 2021-01-14 90.320 -- ss-2b 5-11 156 R R 1930-02-28 Dallas,TX MLB 1954-1959 1954-1959
Chuck Schilling 2021-03-30 83.156 Complications from Parkinsons 2b 5-11 170 R R 1937-10-25 Brooklyn,NY MLB 1961-1965 1961-1965
Norm Sherry 2021-03-08 89.236 Natural causes c 5-11 181 R R 1931-07-16 New York,NY MLB 1959-1963 1959-1963
Dwight Siebler 2021-06-16 83.315 -- p 6-2 184 R R 1937-08-05 Columbus,NE MLB 1963-1967 1963-1967
Dick Smith 2021-01-25 93.189 -- 3b-ss 5-8 160 R R 1927-07-21 Blandburg,PA MLB 1951-1955 1951-1955
Jack Smith 2021-04-07 85.144 -- p 6-0 185 R R 1935-11-15 Pikeville,KY MLB 1962-1964 1962-1964
Jim Snyder 2021-03-09 88.206 -- 2b 6-1 185 R R 1932-08-15 Dearborn,MI MLB 1961-1964 1961-1964
Rennie Stennett 2021-05-18 70.043 Cancer 2b 5-11 175 R R 1951-04-05 Colon,PN MLB 1971-1981 1971-1983
player name death date age death cause pos ht wt ba th Born place hilvl mlb years stat years
Don Sutton 2021-01-19 75.292 Cancer p 6-1 185 R R 1945-04-02 Clio,AL MLB 1966-1988 1966-1988
Tim Talton 2021-07-22 82.189 In hospice c-1b 6-3 200 L R 1939-01-14 Pikeville,NC MLB 1966-1967 1966-1967
Randy Tate 2021-03-25 68.153 Complications related to COVID-19 p 6-3 190 R R 1952-10-23 Florence,AL MLB 1975-1975 1975-1978
Wayne Terwilliger 2021-02-03 95.221 Dementia + Bladder Cancer 2b 5-11 170 R R 1925-06-27 Clare,MI MLB 1949-1960 1949-1960
Tim Thompson 2021-10-27 97.240 -- c 5-11 190 L R 1924-03-01 Coalport,PA MLB 1954-1958 1954-1958
Dick Tidrow 2021-07-10 74.057 Unexpectadly p 6-4 213 R R 1947-05-14 San Francisco,CA MLB 1972-1984 1972-1984
Tim Tolman 2021-06-03 65.044 Parkinson's disease of-1b 6-0 195 R R 1956-04-20 Santa Monica,CA MLB 1981-1987 1976-1989
Vito Valentinetti 2021-08-05 92.323 -- p 6-0 195 R R 1928-09-16 West New York,NJ MLB 1954-1959 1954-1959
Coot Veal 2021-03-14 88.248 Neuropathy ss 6-1 165 R R 1932-07-09 Sandersville,GA MLB 1958-1963 1958-1963
Bill Virdon 2021-11-22 90.166 -- of 6-0 175 L R 1931-06-09 Hazel Park,MI MLB 1955-1968 1955-1968
Jack Whillock 2021-12-20 79.046 -- p 6-3 195 R R 1942-11-04 Clinton,AR MLB 1971-1971 1971-1971
Ted Wieand 2021-07-07 88.094 -- p 6-2 195 R R 1933-04-04 Walnutport,PA MLB 1958-1960 1958-1960
Stan Williams 2021-02-20 84.159 Related to cardio-pulmonary illness p 6-5 230 R R 1936-09-14 Enfield,NH MLB 1958-1972 1958-1972
Duane Wilson 2021-11-09 87.133 -- p 6-1 185 L L 1934-06-29 Wichita,KS MLB 1958-1958 1958-1958
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