Baseball Players in History (Part 9)

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Birthdays 801 - 900 of 2,462

  • 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
  • 1956-05-04 Ken Oberkfell, American baseball player, born in Highland, Illinois
  • 1956-05-23 Buck Showalter, American baseball player and manager
  • 1956-06-04 Terry Kennedy, baseball player
  • 1956-06-15 Lance Parrish, baseball player
  • 1956-06-21 Rick Sutcliffe, pitcher (LA Dodgers, Chicago Cubs)
  • 1956-06-29 Pedro Guerrero, baseball player
  • 1956-07-12 Mario Soto, Dominican baseball player
  • 1956-07-18 Razor Shines, American baseball player, manager and coach
  • 1956-08-22 Paul Molitor, infielder (Mn Twins, 1993 World Series MVP), born in Saint Paul, Minnesota
  • 1956-09-17 Thad Bosley. American major league baseball player
  • 1956-10-08 Jeff Lahti, American baseball player (St. Louis Cardinals), born in Oregon City, Oregon
  • 1956-10-22 Frank DiPino, American baseball player
  • 1956-11-03 Bob Welch, American MLB pitcher (Oakland), born in Seal Beach, CA, (d. 2014)
  • 1956-12-19 Tom Lawless, American baseball player
  • 1957-02-07 Carney Lansford, baseball player
  • 1957-02-07 Damaso Garcia, baseball player
  • 1957-02-19 Dave "Smoke" Stewart, pitcher (Oakland Athletic), born in Oakland, California
  • 1957-03-08 Bob Stoddard, American baseball player
  • 1957-03-13 Steve Lake, American baseball player, born in Inglewood, California
  • 1957-04-21 Jesse Orosco, pitcher (NY Mets, Orioles, Dodgers), born in Santa Barbara, California
  • 1957-05-09 John Stuper, baseball pitcher (St Louis Cardinals)
  • 1957-05-12 Lou Whitaker, American MLB 2nd baseman (Detroit Tigers, 1978 AL Rookie of the Year), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1957-05-17 Pascual PĂ©rez, Dominican baseball player, (d. 2012)
  • 1957-06-04 Tony Pena, Monte Cristi Dom Rep, catcher (Cleveland Indians)
  • 1957-06-08 Don Robinson, American baseball player
  • 1957-06-15 Brett Butler, MLB center fielder
  • 1957-07-03 Danny Heep, baseball player
  • 1957-07-22 Dave Stieb, American MLB pitcher (7-time All Star, Blue Jays), born in Santa Ana, California
  • 1957-07-30 Clint Hurdle, American baseball player and manager, born in Big Rapids, Michigan
  • 1957-07-31 Leon Durham, American baseball player, born in Cincinnati, Ohio
  • 1957-08-01 Glen Gorbous, Canadian MLB outfielder (record for longest throw of a regulation baseball [445' 10"]), born in Drumheller, Alberta (d. 1990)
  • 1957-08-06 Bob Horner, American baseball player
  • 1957-08-26 Alex Trevino, catcher (LA Dodgers)
  • 1957-08-31 Tom Candiotti, pitcher (LA Dodgers), born in Walnut Creek, California
  • 1957-09-14 Jerry Don Gleaton, American baseball player, born in Brownwood, Texas
  • 1957-09-14 Tim Wallach, American MLB player (Montreal Expos 1980-1992), born in Huntington Park, California
  • 1957-09-23 Tony Fossas, Cuba, pitcher (St Louis Cardinals)
  • 1957-09-27 Richard Vagg, Australian baseball infielder (Olympics 1996)
  • 1957-09-29 Craig Lefferts, MLB Pitcher
  • 1957-09-29 Tim Flannery, DJ/MLB player (San Diego Padres)
  • 1957-11-25 Chico Walker, baseball player
  • 1957-12-04 Lee Smith, Jamestown LA, pitcher (Cincinnati Reds)
  • 1957-12-17 Bob Ojeda, pitcher (NY Mets)
  • 1957-12-21 Tom Henke, American baseball player
  • 1958-01-24 Neil Allen, American baseball player
  • 1958-01-31 Rafael Santana, shortstop (NY Mets, NY Yankees)
  • 1958-02-06 Bill Dawley, baseball player
  • 1958-02-21 Alan Trammell, infielder (Detroit Tigers), born in Garden Grove, California
  • 1958-03-08 Nick Capra, American baseball player
  • 1958-03-22 Joyce Lester, Australian softball catcher (Olympic bronze 1996)
  • 1958-04-10 Ken Griffy Sr., American baseball player (Cincinnati Reds, NY Yanks), born in Donora, Pennsylvania
  • 1958-05-11 Walt Terrell, baseball player
  • 1958-06-15 Wade Boggs, Nebraska, Red Sox/Yank 3rd baseman (AL bat champ 1985-88)
  • 1958-06-20 Dickie Thon, baseball player
  • 1958-08-19 Gary Gaetti, Centralia IL, infielder (St Louis Cardinals)
  • 1958-09-11 Don Slaught, American catcher (California Angels, NY Yankees), born in Long Beach, California
  • 1958-09-16 Orel Hershiser, pitcher (LA Dodgers, Cleveland Indians)
  • 1958-11-02 Willie McGee, outfielder (St Louis Cardinals, NL MVP-1985), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1958-11-22 Lee Guetterman, pitcher (NY Yankees, Seattle Mariners), born in Chattanooga, Tennessee
  • 1958-11-27 Mike Scioscia, baseball player (LA Dodgers)

Person of interestDave Righetti

1958-11-28 Dave Righetti, baseball pitcher (Yankees, Giants), born in San Jose, California

MLB Pitcher and Coach Dave Righetti
MLB Pitcher and Coach
Dave Righetti

Person of interestRickey Henderson

1958-12-25 Rickey Henderson, American Baseball Hall of Fame outfielder (MLB stolen base record), born in Chicago, Illinois

MLB Outfielder Rickey Henderson
MLB Outfielder
Rickey Henderson
  • 1959-01-09 Otis Nixon, American baseball outfielder (Boston Red Sox, Texas Rangers)
  • 1959-02-15 Joe Hesketh, MLB player (Boston Red Sox), born in Lackawanna, New York
  • 1959-02-20 Bill Gullickson, American baseball pitcher (Detroit Tigers)
  • 1959-03-15 Harold Baines, Easton MD, outfielder (Chicago White Sox, Texas Rangers)
  • 1959-04-18 Jim Eisenreich, American MLB outfielder (Tourette syndrome, Florida Marlins WS 1997), born in St. Cloud, Minnesota
  • 1959-04-25 Tony Phillips, MLB player (Oakland Athletics), born in Atlanta, Georgia (d. 2016)
  • 1959-05-16 Bob Patterson, pitcher (Chicago Cubs), born in Jacksonville, Florida
  • 1959-07-31 Mike Bielecki, pitcher (Atlanta Braves), born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • 1959-08-13 Tom Niedenfuer, American baseball player

Person of interestTim Raines

1959-09-16 Tim Raines, American baseball player (Montreal Expos), born in Sanford, Florida

MLB Outfielder Tim Raines
MLB Outfielder
Tim Raines
  • 1959-09-18 Ryne Sandberg, American baseball infielder (Chicago Cubs), born in Spokane, Washington
  • 1959-09-26 Rich Gedman, American baseball player
  • 1959-09-28 Todd Worrell, American baseball pitcher (LA Dodgers), born in Arcadia, California
  • 1959-10-06 [Dennis Ray] "Oil Can" Boyd, baseball pitcher (Boston Red Sox)
  • 1959-10-08 Mike Morgan, American baseball pitcher (St Louis Cardinals), born in Tulare, California
  • 1959-10-21 George Bell, Dom Rep, outfielder (Blue Jays, 1987 AL MVP)
  • 1959-10-29 Jesse Barfield, Ill, outfielder (Blue Jays, Yankees, 1986 HR leader)
  • 1959-11-23 Brook Jacoby, baseball player
  • 1959-11-26 Mike Moore, baseball player, born in Eakly, Oklahoma
  • 1960-01-17 Chili Davis, American-Jamaican baseball outfielder (California Angels), born in Kingston, Jamaica
  • 1960-01-29 Steve Sax, 2nd baseman (LA Dodgers, NY Yankees, Chicago White Sox)
  • 1960-03-03 Neal Heaton, American baseball player

Person of interestJoe Carter

1960-03-07 Joe Carter, American MLB outfielder (Toronto Blue Jays), born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

MLB Outfielder Joe Carter
MLB Outfielder
Joe Carter
  • 1960-04-19 Frank Viola, pitcher (Twins, Mets/Cy Young-1988), born in Hempstead, New York
  • 1960-04-28 John Cerutti, American baseball player and announcer (d. 2004)
  • 1960-04-28 Tom Browning, American MLB pitcher (perfect game 1988), born in Casper, Wyoming
  • 1960-05-09 Tony Gwynn, American Baseball Hall of Fame outfielder (8-time NL batting champion), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2014)
  • 1960-05-21 Kent Hrbek, American baseball player
  • 1960-05-26 Rob Murphy, American baseball player
  • 1960-06-03 Barry Lyons, baseball player
  • 1960-06-03 Steve Lyons, baseball player
  • 1960-07-03 Jack Daugherty, baseball player, born in Hialeah, Florida.
  • 1960-07-16 Terry Pendleton, American baseball infielder (Florida Marlins), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1960-07-26 LaTaunya Pollard, American baseball player (Olympics 1980, 84), born in East Chiacgo, Indiana

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