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Baseball Players in History (Part 19)

Events in Sport

Birthdays in Sport

Birthdays 1801 - 1,900 of 2,454

  • 1972-09-14 David Bell, American baseball infielder (St Louis Cardinals), born in Cincinnati, Ohio
  • 1972-09-27 Laurie Shepard, Cordele, GA, female pitcher (Colo Silver Bullets)
  • 1972-10-17 Joe McEwing, American baseball player
  • 1972-10-18 Angie Marzetta, Norfolk Virginia, female outfielder (Silver Bullets)
  • 1972-10-19 Marc Newfield, outfielder (San Diego Padres), born in Sacramento, California
  • 1972-10-27 Brad Radke, American baseball pitcher (Minnesota Twins), born in Eau Claire, Wisconsin
  • 1972-11-03 Armando Benitez, Dominican baseball pitcher (NL saves leader 2004; MLB All Star 2003-04), born in Ramón Santana, San Pedro de Macorís, Dominican Republic
  • 1972-11-06 Deivi Cruz, American baseball player, born in Nizao, Dominican Republic
  • 1972-11-10 Shawn Green, American baseball outfielder (Toronto Blue Jays), born in Des Plaines, Illinois
  • 1972-12-05 Cliff Floyd, MLB outfielder and 1st base (Montreal Expos), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1972-12-05 Mike Mahoney, American baseball player, born in Des Moines, Iowa
  • 1972-12-11 Francisco Rodriguez, American pitcher (Minnesota Twins), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1972-12-14 Marcus Jensen, American baseball player, born in Oakland, California
  • 1972-12-16 Charles Gipson, American baseball player
  • 1972-12-21 Latroy Hawkins, American baseball player, born in Gary, Indiana
  • 1972-12-21 Dustin Hermanson, American baseball player, born in Springfield, Ohio
  • 1973-01-09 Aaron Holbert, American baseball infielder (St Louis Cardinals), born in Torrance, California
  • 1973-01-14 Rod Myers, American baseball outfielder (KC Royals), born in Conroe, Texas
  • 1973-01-19 Chris Stynes, American baseball infielder (KC Royals), born in Queens, New York
  • 1973-01-25 Terrell Wade, American baseball pitcher (Atlanta Braves), born in Rembert, South Carolina
  • 1973-01-29 Jason Schmidt, American baseball pitcher (MLB All-Star 2003, 04, 06; Pittsburgh Pirates, SF Giants), born in Lewiston, Idaho
  • 1973-02-05 Laura Espinoza-Watson, American baseball infielder (Silver Bullets), born in Torrance, California
  • 1973-03-05 Ryan Franklin, American baseball player
  • 1973-03-06 Terry Adams, pitcher (Chicago Cubs), born in Mobile, Alabama
  • 1973-03-08 Justin Thompson, American baseball player
  • 1973-04-07 Brett Tomko, American baseball player
  • 1973-04-08 Alex Gonzalez, American infielder (Toronto Blue Jays), born in Miami, Florida
  • 1973-04-12 Antonio Osuna, Mexican baseball pitcher (LA Dodgers), born in Sinaloa, Mexico
  • 1973-04-20 Todd Hollandsworth, American baseball outfielder (LA Dodgers), born in Dayton, Ohio
  • 1973-05-11 Michelle Venturella, US softball infielder (Olympic gold 1996)
  • 1973-05-22 Julian Tavarez, Santiago Dom Rep, pitcher (Cleveland Indians)
  • 1973-05-31 Marty Janzen, American pitcher (Toronto Blue Jays), born in Miami, Florida
  • 1973-06-01 Derek Lowe, American baseball pitcher (MLB All Star 2000, 02; no-hitter 2002; Boston Red Sox), born in Dearborn, Michigan
  • 1973-06-10 Pokey Reese, American baseball player
  • 1973-06-19 Yasuhiko Yabuta, Japanese baseball player
  • 1973-06-27 Jennifer Brundage, American softball infielder (Olympic gold 1996), born in Orange, California
  • 1973-06-30 Chan Ho Park, South Korean pitcher (LA Dodgers), born in Kong Ju City, Korea
  • 1973-07-07 Matt Mantei, American baseball player, born in Tampa, Florida
  • 1973-07-11 Christine Monge, female pitcher (Colo Silver Bullets), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1973-07-22 Mike Sweeney, American baseball player
  • 1973-07-23 Nomar Garciaparra, American MLB shortstop (6-time All Star), born in Whittier, California
  • 1973-08-07 Danny Graves, American baseball player, born in South Vietnam
  • 1973-08-10 Mark Doubleday, Australian baseball infielder (Olympics 1996)
  • 1973-08-11 Edgardo Alfonzo, Sta Teresa Venezuela, infielder (NY Mets)
  • 1973-08-16 Damian Jackson, American baseball player
  • 1973-08-20 Todd Helton, American baseball player (Colorado Rockies), born in Knoxville, Tennessee
  • 1973-08-21 Ben Mann, Australian baseball pitcher (Olympics 1996)
  • 1973-08-21 Ismael Valdes, Mexican baseball pitcher (LA Dodgers), born in Ciudad Victoria, Mexico
  • 1973-08-23 Casey Blake, American baseball player, born in Des Moines, Iowa
  • 1973-09-01 Gillian Boxx, American softball catcher (Olympic gold 1996; 4 x All-American), born in Fontana, California
  • 1973-09-09 Kazuhisa Ishii, Japanese baseball player, born in Chiba, Japan
  • 1973-09-23 Grant McDonald, Australian baseball outfielder (Olympics 1996)

Person of interestIchiro Suzuki

1973-10-22 Ichiro Suzuki, Japanese baseball right fielder (most career base hits 4,367; AL MVP 2001; MLB All-Star 2001–10; NPB All-Star 1994–2000), born in Kasugai, Japan

Baseball Star Ichiro Suzuki
Baseball Star
Ichiro Suzuki
  • 1973-10-24 Mike Matthews, American baseball player, born in Woodbridge, Virginia
  • 1973-10-31 David Dellucci, American baseball player, born in Baton Rouge, Louisiana
  • 1973-11-05 Johnny Damon, American professional baseball outfielder (Kansas City Royals), born in Fort Riley, Kansas
  • 1973-11-09 Fred Lindberg, Australian baseball pitcher (Olympics 1996), born in Sydney, New South Wales Australia
  • 1973-11-17 Eli Marrero, American baseball player
  • 1973-12-09 Tony Batista, Dominican baseball infielder (Oakland A's), born in Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
  • 1973-12-18 Jason Williams, Gonzales LA, baseball infielder (Olympic bronze 1996)
  • 1973-12-29 Tomas Perez, Barquisimeto Venezuela, infielder (Toronto Blue Jays), born in Lara, Venezuela
  • 1974-01-11 Warren Morris, American baseball infielder (Olympic bronze 1996), born in Alexandria, Louisiana
  • 1974-01-15 Ray King, American baseball player, born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1974-01-17 Guillermo Mercedes, Dominican-American baseball infielder (Texas Rangers), born in La Romana, Dominican Republic
  • 1974-01-19 Amaury Telemaco, Dominican baseball pitcher (Chicago Cubs), born in Higüey, Dominican Republic
  • 1974-01-23 Yosvani Pérez, Cuban baseball player, born in Rodas, Cuba
  • 1974-01-28 Jermaine Dye, American baseball outfielder (Atlanta Braves), born in Oakland, California
  • 1974-01-28 Magglio Ordóñez, Venezuelan baseball player
  • 1974-01-31 Ariel Pestano, Cuban baseball player, born in Cuba
  • 1974-02-15 Ugueth Urbina, Venezuelan pitcher (Montreal Expos), born in Caracas, Venezuela
  • 1974-02-18 Jamey Carroll, American baseball player, born in Evansville, Indiana
  • 1974-02-24 Mike Lowell, Puerto Rican baseball player
  • 1974-03-04 Tommy Phelps, American baseball player
  • 1974-03-08 Mike Moriarty, American baseball player
  • 1974-03-11 Bobby Abreu, Venezuelan MLB baseball outfielder, 1996-2014, 2X All-Star (Philadelphia Phillies, Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, and four other teams), born in Turmero, Aragua, Venezuela
  • 1974-03-15 Robert Fick, American baseball player
  • 1974-03-19 John Coppinger, pitcher (Baltimore Orioles), born in El Paso, Texas
  • 1974-04-11 Trot Nixon, American MLB baseball outfielder, 1996-2008 (Boston Red Sox, and 2 other teams), born in Durham, North Carolina
  • 1974-05-04 Miguel Cairo, Venezuelan baseball player, born in Anaco, Anzoátegui, Venezuela
  • 1974-05-15 A J Hinch, Wavely IA, baseball catcher (Olympic bronze 1996)
  • 1974-05-17 Wiki González, Venezuelan baseball player
  • 1974-05-18 Nelson Figueroa, American baseball player and analyst, born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1974-05-24 Masahide Kobayashi, Japanese baseball player, born in Yamanashi, Yamanashi, Japan
  • 1974-06-02 Tammy Holmes, female outfielder (Colo Silver Bullets), born in Berkeley, California
  • 1974-06-04 Darin Erstad, outfielder (California Angels)
  • 1974-06-05 Russ Ortiz, American baseball player, born in Van Nuys, California
  • 1974-06-06 Brooke Wilkins, Australian softball pitcher (Olympic bronze 1996)
  • 1974-06-09 Randy Winn, American baseball outfielder (MLB All Star 2002; TB Devil Rays, Seattle Mariners, SF Giants) and analyst (NBC Sports Bay Area), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1974-06-12 Hideki Matsui, Japanese baseball player, born in Neagari, Ishikawa, Japan
  • 1974-06-15 Scott Tunkin, Australian baseball infielder (Olympics 1996)
  • 1974-06-19 Doug Mientkiewicz, American baseball player

Person of interestDerek Jeter

1974-06-26 Derek Jeter, American baseball shortstop (NY Yankees, Rookie of Year 1996), born in Pequannock, New Jersey

Baseball Player Derek Jeter
Baseball Player
Derek Jeter
  • 1974-06-26 Jason Kendall, American baseball catcher (Pittsburgh Pirates), born in San Diego, California
  • 1974-07-02 Sean Casey, American baseball player
  • 1974-07-19 Preston Wilson, baseball player
  • 1974-07-20 "Big Money" Bengie Molina [Benjamin José Molina], Puerto Rican baseball player (Texas Rangers), born in Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico
  • 1974-07-21 Geoff Jenkins, American baseball outfielder (MLB All-Star 2003; World Series 2008; Milwaukee Brewers, Philadelphia Phillies), born in Olympia, Washington
  • 1974-08-13 Jarrod Washburn, American baseball player (Los Angeles Angels), born in La Crosse, Wisconsin
  • 1974-08-15 Ramon Morel, Villa Gonzalez Dom Rep, pitcher (Pittsburgh Pirates)
  • 1974-08-16 Roger Cedeno, Venezuelan outfielder (LA Dodgers), born in Valencia, Venezuela

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