December 31 in Baseball History

Births, Deaths, First Major League Games and Final Games
On This Date In Baseball History

Born on December 31

Kelvin Herrera (1989)
Alex Colome (1988)
Nate Freiman (1986)
Evan Reed (1985)
Ronald Belisario (1982)
Julio DePaula (1982)
Jesse Carlson (1980)
Chris Reitsma (1977)
Sam McConnell (1975)
Esteban Loaiza (1971)
Brian Moehler (1971)
Sil Campusano (1965)
Rick Aguilera (1961)
Steve Engel (1961)
Donell Nixon (1961)
Jim Tracy (1955)
Jose Baez (1953)
Joe Simpson (1951)
Manny Muniz (1947)
Ken Rowe (1933)
Ted Gray (1924)
Tommy Byrne (1919)
Loyd Christopher (1919)
Fats Dantonio (1918)
Al Lakeman (1918)
Syl Johnson (1900)
Joe Berry (1894)
Jim Murray (1894)
Charlie Flannigan (1891)
Bobby Byrne (1884)
Fred Beebe (1879)
Tommy Connolly (1870)
Pete Sweeney (1863)
Walt Goldsby (1861)
Jerry McCormick (1861)
King Kelly (1857)
Alfred Metcalfe (1852)
Tom Berry (1842)

Died on December 31

Vern Rapp (2015)
Marv Breeding (2006)
Charlie Cozart (2004)
Max West (2003)
Fritz Dorish (2000)
Larry Bearnarth (1999)
Harry Kimberlin (1999)
Sam Narron (1996)
Jack Shepard (1994)
Wes Flowers (1988)
Bob Shawkey (1980)
Tod Davis (1978)
Roberto Clemente (1972)
Shovel Hodge (1967)
Bobby Byrne (1964)
Red Rollings (1964)
Doc Wallace (1964)
Junie Barnes (1963)
Bill Batsch (1963)
Al Mamaux (1962)
Del Mason (1962)
Dutch Lieber (1961)
Jack Doyle (1958)
Clint Brown (1955)
Tom Raftery (1954)
Bill Chappelle (1944)
Doc Casey (1936)
Jim Donnelly (1933)
Jack Sharrott (1927)
Denny Sullivan (1925)
Tip O'Neill (1915)
John Farrow (1914)
John O'Brien (1914)
Charlie Sprague (1912)
Pete Gilbert (1911)
Jocko Flynn (1907)
Frank Bonner (1905)
Joe McGuckin (1903)
Martin Duke (1898)

Major League Debut on December 31

Last Game on December 31