Baseball Players in History (Part 6)

Events in Sport


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Birthdays 501 - 600 of 2,227

  • 1939-08-18 Joe Azcue, baseball player
  • 1939-11-24 Jim Northrup, baseball player
  • 1939-11-27 Dave Giusti, American baseball player
  • 1940-02-25 Ron Santo, American MLB player and broascaster (Chicago Cubs), 1st baseball player to veto his trade), born in Seattle (d. 2010)
  • 1940-03-06 Willie Stargell, outfielder/1st baseman (Pirates, 1971 NL HR leader)
  • 1940-04-15 Woodie Fryman, American baseball player
  • 1940-06-02 Horace Clarke, baseball 2nd baseman (NY Yankees)
  • 1940-06-02 Jim Maloney, baseball pitcher
  • 1940-07-01 Jack Acker, baseball pitcher (NY Yankees)
  • 1940-07-03 Cesar Tovar, baseball player
  • 1940-08-01 Joan Joyce, softball pitcher (Hall of Fame 1983), born in Waterbury, Connecticut
  • 1940-09-12 Mickey Lolich, pitcher (Detroit Tiger, won 25 in 1971)
  • 1940-09-15 Frank Linzy, American baseball player, born in Fort Gibson, Oklahoma

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1940-10-09 Joe Pepitone, MLB 1st baseman (NY Yankees), born in Brooklyn, New York

MLB First Baseman and Outfielder Joe Pepitone
MLB First Baseman and Outfielder
Joe Pepitone
  • 1940-11-23 Luis Tiant, Cuba, baseball pitcher (Boston Red Sox, NY Yankees)
  • 1940-12-08 Brant Alyea, American baseball player
  • 1940-12-26 Ray Sadecki, American MLB player (St. Louis Cardinals), born in Kansas City, KS, (d. 2014)
  • 1941-02-23 Ron Hunt, baseball player
  • 1941-03-20 Pat Corrales, American baseball player

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1941-04-14 Pete Rose, MLB player and manager (Cincinnati Reds), born in Cincinnati, Ohio

MLB Player and Manager Pete Rose
MLB Player and Manager
Pete Rose
  • 1941-05-02 Clay Carroll, American baseball player
  • 1941-05-10 Ken Berry, baseball player (White Sox, Angels, Brewers, Indians)
  • 1941-06-01 Dean Chance, Baseball pitcher, born in Wooster, Ohio (d. 2015)
  • 1941-06-05 Duane Duke Sims, baseball player
  • 1941-06-13 Marcel Lachemann, American baseball player
  • 1941-06-28 Al Downing, American baseball player
  • 1941-06-29 John Boccabella, American baseball player
  • 1941-08-06 Ray Culp, American baseball player
  • 1941-08-17 Boog Powell, baseball player (AL MVP 1970)
  • 1941-10-14 Art Shamsky, American baseball player
  • 1941-10-16 Tim McCarver, baseball catcher (Phils, Mets)/sportscaster (ABC, CBS)
  • 1941-10-30 Jim Ray Hart, American baseball player (Giants), born in Hookerton, North Carolina (d. 2016)
  • 1941-11-13 Mel Stottlemyre, Wash, pitcher (NY Yankee)/pitching coach (NY Met)
  • 1941-11-26 Jeff Torborg, baseball player
  • 1941-12-08 Ed Brinkman, American baseball player
  • 1942-01-14 Dave Campbell, American baseball player
  • 1942-02-08 Fritz Peterson, baseball pitcher (NY Yankees)
  • 1942-02-12 Pat Dobson, American baseball player (d. 2006)
  • 1942-03-08 [Dick] Richie Allen, baseball player (AL MVP 1972)
  • 1942-03-09 Bert Campaneris, Cuban-American baseball player (Oakland A's), born in Pueblo Nuevo, Cuba
  • 1942-03-12 Jimmy Wynn, American baseball player, 1963-1977
  • 1942-04-16 Jim Lonborg, American baseball player
  • 1942-04-18 Steve Blass, American professional baseball player
  • 1942-05-14 Tony Perez, baseball player
  • 1942-06-03 Duane Josephson, baseball player
  • 1942-06-15 Bruce DalCanton, baseball player
  • 1942-07-04 Hal Lanier, baseball player
  • 1942-07-17 Don Kessinger, American baseball player
  • 1942-07-21 Mike Hegan, MLB player (NY Yankees), born in Cleveland, Ohio (d. 2013)
  • 1942-08-04 Cleon Jones, American baseball player
  • 1942-08-09 Tommie Agee, American baseball player (d. 2001)
  • 1942-08-20 Fred Norman, American baseball player
  • 1942-09-28 Grant "Mudcat" Jackson, pitcher (1972 NY Yankees, Phillies)
  • 1942-10-13 Bob Bailey, American baseball player
  • 1942-10-31 Dave McNally, American baseball player (d. 2002)
  • 1942-12-07 Alex [Alexander] Johnson, American professional baseball player, born in Helena, Arkansas (d. 2015)
  • 1942-12-23 Jerry Koosman, pitcher (NY Mets)
  • 1942-12-27 Byron Browne, baseball player
  • 1943-01-15 Mike Marshall, MLB pitcher (1974 Cy Young Award)
  • 1943-01-26 César Gutiérrez, Venezuelan baseball player (d. 2005)
  • 1943-02-08 Bob Oliver, baseball player
  • 1943-03-23 Lee May, former Major League Baseball player
  • 1943-03-24 Jesus Alou, baseball outfielder (SF Giants)
  • 1943-05-22 Tommy John, pitcher (Yankee/Dodger)
  • 1943-06-20 Andy Etchebarren, baseball catcher (Baltimore Orioles), born in Whittier, California
  • 1943-06-27 Rico Petrocelli, American baseball player
  • 1943-07-05 Curt Blefary [Curtis Le Roy], American baseball player (1965 AL rookie of year, The Sporting News Rookie of the Year), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1943-08-02 Tom Burgmeier, American baseball player
  • 1943-09-19 Joe Morgan, Bonham, Texas, American MLB 2nd baseman (Reds)/commentator (ESPN)
  • 1943-09-28 Lou Piniella, outfielder/manager (NY Yankees, Seattle Mariners)
  • 1943-10-07 José Cardenal, Cuban baseball player
  • 1943-12-13 Ferguson Jenkins, baseball pitcher (Red Sox)
  • 1943-12-19 Walt "No-Neck" Williams, professional baseball player (White Sox), born in Brownwood, Texas (d. 2016)
  • 1944-01-18 Carl Morton, American baseball player (d. 1983)
  • 1944-02-01 Paul Blair, Cushing, OK, MLB outfielder (Baltimore Orioles), (d. 2013)
  • 1944-02-13 Sal Bando, baseball player (Oakland A's)
  • 1944-03-23 George Scott, Greenville, MS, MLB player (Boston Red Sox), (d. 2013)
  • 1944-03-24 Denny McLain, baseball pitcher (Detroit Tigers, 31 wins in 1968)
  • 1944-04-01 Rusty Staub, American baseball player
  • 1944-04-07 Bill Stoneman, American baseball player and manager
  • 1944-04-16 Bob Montgomery, last Major League Baseball player to bat without a helmet (1979), born in Nashville, Tennessee
  • 1944-05-06 Masanori Murakami, First Japanese baseball player in major leagues
  • 1944-06-08 Mark Belanger, American baseball player (d. 1998)
  • 1944-06-20 Dave Nelson, baseball player
  • 1944-06-30 Ron Swoboda, baseball outfielder/sportscaster (NY Yankees, NY Mets)
  • 1944-07-14 Billy McCool, American baseball player
  • 1944-07-22 Sparky Lyle, relief pitcher (NY Yankees, Cy Young)
  • 1944-08-20 Graig Nettles, 3rd baseman (NY Yankees, SD Padres, Cleve Indians)
  • 1944-08-30 Tug McGraw, American baseball player (d. 2004)
  • 1944-10-11 Mike Fiore, American baseball player
  • 1944-11-17 Tom Seaver, American MLB pitcher (NY Met, 300 game winner, Cy Young '69 '73 '75), born in Fresno, California
  • 1944-12-15 Stan Bahnsen, pitcher (NY Yankee, 1968 AL Rookie-of-year)
  • 1944-12-22 Steve Carlton, Phillies' pitcher (Cy Young '72, '77, '80, '82)
  • 1945-01-07 Tony Conigliaro, Mass, baseball outfielder (Boston Red Sox)
  • 1945-03-11 Dock Ellis, American baseball player
  • 1945-04-02 Don Sutton, baseball pitcher (LA Dodgers)
  • 1945-08-06 Andy Messersmith, American baseball player
  • 1945-08-21 Jerry DaVanon, baseball player
  • 1945-09-24 Catherine Burns, American actress (Last Summer, One Life to Live, Catcher), born in NYC, New York
  • 1945-10-15 Jim Palmer, American baseball player (Baltimore Orioles 1965-1984), born in NYC, New York

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