July 8 in Baseball History

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

Born on July 8

Christian Friedrich (1987)
Josh Harrison (1987)
Mason Tobin (1987)
Jaime Garcia (1986)
Kevin Russo (1984)
John Bowker (1983)
Renyel Pinto (1982)
Craig House (1977)
David Moraga (1975)
Danny Ardoin (1974)
Bobby Ayala (1969)
Rosario Rodriguez (1969)
Ernie Young (1969)
Garland Kiser (1968)
Chuck Malone (1965)
Jerome Walton (1965)
Bob Kipper (1964)
Ken Patterson (1964)
Mike Ramsey (1960)
Terry Puhl (1956)
Alan Ashby (1951)
Lerrin LaGrow (1948)
Jim Ollom (1945)
George Culver (1943)
Gary Kroll (1941)
Ken Sanders (1941)
Bucky Brandon (1940)
Ed Keegan (1939)
Bill Spanswick (1938)
Al Spangler (1933)
Zach Monroe (1931)
Glen Gorbous (1930)
Eddie Phillips (1930)
Hector Lopez (1929)
John Powers (1929)
Gene Patton (1926)
Charlie Gilbert (1919)
George Fallon (1914)
Salty Parker (1912)
Clint Brown (1903)
Tex Wilson (1901)
Roy Crumpler (1896)
Bill Brown (1893)
Dan Woodman (1893)
Clyde Barfoot (1891)
Rowdy Elliott (1890)
Wally Mayer (1890)
Lefty Russell (1890)
Ivey Wingo (1890)
John Martina (1889)
Jim Bluejacket (1887)
Bill Hunter (1887)
George Hunter (1887)
Joe Crisp (1885)
Ducky Holmes (1883)
Oscar Westerberg (1882)
Buttons Briggs (1875)
Jay Parker (1874)
Johnny Siegle (1874)
Frank Sexton (1872)
Ira Davis (1870)
Harry Gilbert (1868)
Ed Pabst (1867)
Hank O'Day (1859)
Lester Dole (1855)

Died on July 8

John Hoover (2014)
Tom Veryzer (2014)
Dick Gray (2013)
Clint Hartung (2010)
Jim Baumer (1996)
Jim Busby (1996)
Frank Ellerbe (1988)
Johnny Cooney (1986)
Skeeter Webb (1986)
Bill Hallahan (1981)
Wenty Ford (1980)
Jimmy Grant (1970)
Bill Carrigan (1969)
Red Rolfe (1969)
Nap Shea (1968)
Roy Sanders (1963)
Joe Krakauskas (1960)
Bill McAfee (1958)
Wiley Taylor (1954)
Jack Wadsworth (1941)
Lucky Wright (1941)
Joe Kappel (1929)
Steve King (1895)
Frank McIntyre (1887)

Major League Debut on July 8

Roman Mendez (2014)
Tsuyoshi Wada (2014)
Grant Green (2013)
Mike Trout (2011)
Ryan Webb (2009)
Matt Harrison (2008)
Luis Hernandez (2007)
Mike Pelfrey (2006)
Matt Murton (2005)
Doug Johns (1995)
Orlando Miller (1994)
Alex Rodriguez (1994)
Erik Johnson (1993)
Allen Watson (1993)
Matt Maysey (1992)
Bill Risley (1992)
Doug Davis (1988)
Ken Patterson (1988)
Felix Fermin (1987)
Gerald Young (1987)
Mark Knudson (1985)
Mike Walters (1983)
Lorenzo Gray (1982)
Dan Petry (1979)
Dan Quisenberry (1979)
Steve Nicosia (1978)
Gary Martz (1975)
Ed Halicki (1974)
Tim Talton (1966)
Cholly Naranjo (1956)
Monte Irvin (1949)
Dick Kokos (1948)
Joe Ostrowski (1948)
Mickey Vernon (1939)
Euel Moore (1934)
Joe Hutcheson (1933)
Freddie Muller (1933)
Ed Gallagher (1932)
Bill McWilliams (1931)
Heinie Schuble (1927)
Bob Barnes (1924)
Eddie Dyer (1922)
Walt Lynch (1922)
Ed Hock (1920)
Walt Schulz (1920)
Jack Farmer (1916)
Ralph McConnaughey (1914)
Hank Butcher (1911)
John Henry (1910)
Fred Miller (1910)
Chink Heileman (1901)
John Godar (1892)
Art McCoy (1889)
Charlie Krehmeyer (1884)
Jerry Dorgan (1880)
Joe Sommer (1880)
Jack Neagle (1879)
Bill Barrett (1871)

Last Game on July 8

Mike Baxter (2015)
Gregorio Petit (2015)
Phil Irwin (2014)
Charles Brewer (2013)
Ronny Paulino (2012)
Brian Slocum (2008)
Dustan Mohr (2007)
Roberto Petagine (2006)
Eddie Rogers (2006)
Brian Dallimore (2005)
Brian Daubach (2005)
Bryan Hebson (2003)
Jason Roach (2003)
Mike Busby (1999)
Bill Bean (1995)
Jeff Ballard (1994)
Dan Smith (1994)
Bill Doran (1993)
Jerry Nielsen (1993)
Steve Ellsworth (1988)
Jon Perlman (1988)
Rick Burleson (1987)
Ike Hampton (1979)
Pat Rockett (1978)
Mike Hegan (1977)
Gary Ross (1977)
Gary Martz (1975)
Dick Woodson (1974)
Steve Kealey (1973)
Bobby Wine (1972)
Aubrey Gatewood (1970)
Billy McCool (1970)
Cecil Perkins (1967)
Hal Smith (1965)
Jim Busby (1962)
Tom Lasorda (1956)
Chuck Kress (1954)
Barney McCosky (1953)
Bill Voiselle (1950)
Dick Lane (1949)
Papa Williams (1945)
Joe Chamberlain (1934)
Paul McCullough (1929)
Al Weston (1929)
Red Oldham (1926)
Chick Maynard (1922)
Charlie See (1921)
Cy Wright (1916)
Wilson Collins (1914)
Tom Needham (1914)
Dutch Hinrichs (1910)
Mike Welday (1909)
Jimmy McAleer (1907)
Joe McCarthy (1906)
Jim Mullen (1905)
Dave Zearfoss (1905)
Cupid Childs (1901)
Dick Scott (1901)
Jouett Meekin (1900)
Walt Preston (1895)
Billy Alvord (1893)
Bill Coyle (1893)
John Morrill (1890)
John Taber (1890)
Ed Silch (1888)
Skyrocket Smith (1888)