Baseball Players in History (Part 8)

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Birthdays 701 - 800 of 2,259

  • 1949-12-20 Cecil Cooper, American baseball player
  • 1950-01-07 Ross Grimsley, American baseball player
  • 1950-01-13 Bob Forsch, American baseball player
  • 1950-02-07 Burt Hooton, baseball player
  • 1950-02-18 Bruce Kison, American MLB pitcher (World Series 1971, 79), born in Bradenton, Florida (d. 2018)
  • 1950-03-27 Vic Harris, American MLB player, born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1950-04-10 Ken Griffey, Sr., American professional baseball player, born in Donora, Pennsylvania
  • 1950-05-11 Dane Lorg, American baseball player (Philles, Cardinels), born in Eureka, California
  • 1950-07-05 Gary Matthews, baseball player (1973 NL rookie of year)
  • 1950-08-22 Ray Burris, baseball player, born in Idabel, Oklahoma
  • 1950-08-28 Ron "Louisiana Lightning" Guidry, Yankee pitcher (Cy Young 1978)
  • 1950-09-04 Doyle Alexander, American baseball player
  • 1950-10-09 Brian Downing, former baseball player
  • 1950-10-24 Rawly Eastwick, American baseball player
  • 1950-11-22 Greg Luzinski, baseball player (Phillies, White Sox)
  • 1950-11-22 Lyman Bostock, baseball player
  • 1950-11-26 Jorge Orta, baseball player
  • 1950-12-08 Tim Foli, American baseball player
  • 1951-01-06 Don Gullett, American baseball player
  • 1951-02-04 Stan Papi, American baseball player
  • 1951-02-07 Benny Ayala, baseball player
  • 1951-02-25 César Cedeño, Dominican baseball player
  • 1951-04-06 Bert Blyleven, Dutch-born baseball player
  • 1951-05-18 Jim Sundberg, American baseball player
  • 1951-06-09 Dave Parker, baseball player (Pittsburgh Pirates, NL MVP 1978)
  • 1951-07-05 Richard "Goose" Gossage, relief pitcher (Yankees, Padres, A's)
  • 1951-07-29 Dan Driessen, American baseball player
  • 1951-09-28 Dave Rajsich, pitcher (NY Yankees)
  • 1951-10-03 Dave Winfield, baseball outfielder (NY Yankees, Blue Jays, Twins)
  • 1951-11-25 Bucky Dent, all star shortstop (Chicago White Sox, NY Yankees)
  • 1951-12-02 Adrian Devine, American baseball pitcher
  • 1951-12-24 John D'Acquisto, baseball player
  • 1952-01-17 Darrell Porter, American baseball player (d. 2002)
  • 1952-02-03 Fred Lynn, baseball outfielder (Boston, California, Baltimore), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1952-02-09 Mookie Wilson, American baseball player
  • 1952-02-16 Barry Foote, Major League Baseball player
  • 1952-04-29 Bob McClure, American baseball player
  • 1952-05-15 Rick Waits, baseball pitcher (Rangers, Indians, Twins)
  • 1952-10-18 Jerry Royster, American baseball player
  • 1952-10-20 Dave Collins, baseball player
  • 1952-11-08 Jerry Remy, American baseball player, color commentator
  • 1952-11-08 John Denny, American baseball player
  • 1952-12-21 Joaquín Andújar, Professional baseball pitcher (Cardinals), born in San Pedro de Macoris, Dominican Republic (d. 2015)
  • 1952-12-28 Ray Knight, 3rd baseman (NY Mets, Balt Orioles)
  • 1953-01-08 Bruce Sutter, pitcher (Cubs, Cards, Braves)
  • 1953-02-07 Dan Quisenberry, American baseball player, born in Santa Monica, California, (d. 1998)
  • 1953-03-08 Jim Rice, Anderson, South Carolina, American MLB left fielder (AL MVP 1978)
  • 1953-03-08 Don Werner, American baseball player
  • 1953-03-23 Bo Diaz, Venezuelan baseball player (d. 1990)
  • 1953-05-09 Ron Jackson, baseball player

Person of interestGeorge Brett

1953-05-15 George Brett, American baseball third baseman (KC Royals, 1980 AL MVP), born in Glen Dale, West Virginia

MLB Third Baseman George Brett
MLB Third Baseman
George Brett

Person of interestKeith Hernandez

1953-10-20 Keith Hernandez, MLB 1st baseman (St Louis Cardinals, NY Mets), born in San Francisco, California

MLB First Baseman Keith Hernandez
MLB First Baseman
Keith Hernandez
  • 1953-11-03 Larry Herndon, baseball player
  • 1953-11-28 Sixto Lezcano, baseball player
  • 1953-12-06 Gary Ward, American baseball player
  • 1953-12-13 Bill Castro, Dominican baseball player
  • 1954-02-10 Larry McWilliams, baseball player
  • 1954-04-08 Gary Carter, catcher (Mont Expos, NY Mets)
  • 1954-05-19 Rick Cerone, catcher (Yankees/Red Sox/Mets/Expos), born in Newark, New Jersey
  • 1954-06-29 Rick Honeycutt, pitcher (St Louis Cardinals), born in Chattanooga, Tennessee
  • 1954-07-04 Jim Beattie, baseball pitcher (NY Yankees)

Person of interestWillie Randolph

1954-07-06 Willie Randolph, MLB second baseman and manager (NY Mets), born in Holly Hill, South Carolina

MLB Second Baseman and Manager Willie Randolph
MLB Second Baseman and Manager
Willie Randolph

Person of interestAndre Dawson

1954-07-10 Andre Dawson, MLB outfielder (Expos, Cubs, 1987 NL MVP), born in Miami, Florida

MLB Star Andre Dawson
MLB Star
Andre Dawson
  • 1954-08-14 Mark Fidrych, American baseball player (Detroit Tigers), born in Worcester, Massachusetts
  • 1954-10-03 Dennis Eckersley, pitcher (St Louis Cardinals), born in Oakland, California
  • 1954-10-13 George Frazier, American baseball player
  • 1954-10-28 Samuel "Sammy" Stewart, Americal MLB pitcher (Cleveland Indians), born in Asheville, North Carolina (d. 2018)
  • 1954-11-23 Ken Schrom, baseball player
  • 1954-11-23 Glenn Brummer, American baseball player
  • 1955-02-01 Ernie Camacho, baseball player
  • 1955-02-05 Mike Heath, baseball player
  • 1955-02-07 Charlie Puleo, baseball player
  • 1955-02-12 Chet Lemon [Chester Earl Lemon], US baseball player, born in Jackson, Mississippi
  • 1955-03-25 Lee Mazzilli, American baseball player
  • 1955-04-16 Bruce Bochy, American baseball player and manager
  • 1955-04-26 Mike Scott, American baseball player

Person of interestDennis Martínez

1955-05-14 [Jose] Dennis Martínez, Nicaraguan baseball pitcher (Orioles, Expos, Indians), born in Granada, Nicaragua

MLB Pitcher Dennis Martínez
MLB Pitcher
Dennis Martínez
  • 1955-05-16 Jack Morris, pitcher (Detroit Tigers), born in Saint Paul, Minnesota
  • 1955-05-19 Ed Whitson, pitcher (NY Yankees, SD Padres)
  • 1955-07-03 Matt Keough, baseball player (Oakland A's, NY Yankees)
  • 1955-07-07 Len Barker, American baseball player
  • 1955-07-09 Willie Wilson, American baseball player, born in Montgomery, Alabama
  • 1955-08-19 Ned Yost, American baseball player and manager
  • 1955-09-22 Jeffrey Leonard, Major League baseball player
  • 1955-10-25 Danny Darwin, Bonham Texas, pitcher (Pittsburgh Pirates)
  • 1955-11-10 Jack Clark, Penns, all star outfielder (Giants, Cards, Yanks, Padres)
  • 1955-11-14 Willie Hernandez, pitcher (Cy Young Award)
  • 1955-11-22 Wayne Tolleson, baseball player
  • 1955-11-26 Bob Walk, baseball player
  • 1955-11-26 Jay Howell, baseball pitcher (NY Yankees, Oakland A's)
  • 1955-12-22 Lonnie Smith, American baseball player, born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1956-02-14 Dave Dravecky, pitcher (SF Giants), had arm amputated

Person of interestEddie Murray

1956-02-24 Eddie Murray, 1st baseman (Orioles, Dodgers, Cleveland Indians), born in Los Angeles, California

MLB First Baseman Eddie Murray
MLB First Baseman
Eddie Murray
  • 1956-04-04 Tom Herr, American baseball player, born in Lancaster, Pennsylvania

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