August 4 in Baseball History

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

Born on August 4

Brian Ellington (1990)
Hiram Burgos (1987)
David Martinez (1987)
Alex Castellanos (1986)
Josh Roenicke (1982)
Luke Allen (1978)
Jon Knott (1978)
Paxton Crawford (1977)
Kazuo Fukumori (1976)
Scott Linebrink (1976)
Eric Milton (1975)
Bob Howry (1973)
Eric Weaver (1973)
Steve Bourgeois (1972)
Dax Jones (1970)
Troy O'Leary (1969)
Chris Hook (1968)
Steve Bieser (1967)
Domingo Martinez (1967)
Jeff Johnson (1966)
Matt Merullo (1965)
Ruben Rodriguez (1964)
B. J. Surhoff (1964)
Roger Clemens (1962)
John Farrell (1962)
Mark Wasinger (1961)
Steve Davis (1960)
Ben Hayes (1957)
Joe McIntosh (1951)
Terry Humphrey (1949)
Johnny Grubb (1948)
Ken Poulsen (1947)
Kevin Collins (1946)
Mike Davison (1945)
Rich Nye (1944)
Angel Bravo (1942)
Cleon Jones (1942)
Dennis Higgins (1939)
Bob Meyer (1939)
Ray Oyler (1938)
Frank Kostro (1937)
Dallas Green (1934)
Jim Coates (1932)
Gabe Gabler (1930)
Joe Pignatano (1929)
Bob Keegan (1920)
Don Kolloway (1918)
Frank McElyea (1918)
Luke Easter (1915)
Henry Coppola (1912)
Bill Schuster (1912)
Tuck Stainback (1911)
George Caster (1907)
Homer Blankenship (1902)
Bill Hallahan (1902)
Al Moore (1902)
Ski Melillo (1899)
Chick Galloway (1896)
Cliff Lee (1896)
Sid Benton (1894)
Jim Grant (1894)
Jim Haislip (1891)
Dolf Luque (1890)
Tex Jones (1885)
Lew Moren (1883)
Paddy O'Connor (1879)
Harry Hinchman (1878)
Henry Clarke (1875)
Ray Nelson (1875)
Mike Gaule (1869)
Jake Beckley (1867)
Phonney Martin (1845)

Died on August 4

Frank Mancuso (2007)
Elden Auker (2006)
Mike Payne (2002)
Willard Brown (1996)
Dick Bartell (1995)
Bob Maier (1993)
Sammy White (1991)
Wayne LaMaster (1989)
Ed Wheeler (1983)
Lefty Jamerson (1980)
Hal Wagner (1979)
George Batten (1972)
Frank Lamanske (1971)
Pug Cavet (1966)
Jerry Standaert (1964)
Bob Fisher (1963)
Chuck Rose (1961)
Chappy Charles (1959)
Pop Williams (1959)
Bob Gamble (1958)
Mike Balenti (1955)
Tony Tonneman (1951)
John Burke (1950)
Harry Coveleski (1950)
Camp Skinner (1944)
Sam Jackson (1930)
George Nicol (1924)
Frank Fennelly (1920)
John Gilroy (1897)
Charles Bierman (1879)

Major League Debut on August 4

Jon Gray (2015)
Henry Owens (2015)
Trayce Thompson (2015)
Carlos Frias (2014)
Logan Watkins (2013)
Cory Burns (2012)
Adeiny Hechavarria (2012)
Matt McBride (2012)
Waldis Joaquin (2009)
Brian Matusz (2009)
Steven Register (2008)
Aaron Laffey (2007)
Felix Hernandez (2005)
Brandon Lyon (2001)
Luis Pineda (2001)
Travis Harper (2000)
Manny Aybar (1997)
Trey Beamon (1996)
Dennis Konuszewski (1995)
Mark Sweeney (1995)
Duane Singleton (1994)
Mike Mussina (1991)
Joe Grahe (1990)
Rafael Ramirez (1980)
Jim Wessinger (1979)
Bruce Miller (1973)
Mickey Rivers (1970)
Pat Jarvis (1966)
John Gelnar (1964)
Jay Ritchie (1964)
Tom Metcalf (1963)
George Smith (1963)
Don Williams (1963)
Ken McBride (1959)
Jose Pagan (1959)
Foster Castleman (1954)
Joe Cleary (1945)
Ty LaForest (1945)
Bert Shepard (1945)
Johnnie Wittig (1938)
Jule Mallonee (1925)
George Kopshaw (1923)
Adrian Lynch (1920)
Al DeVormer (1918)
Moxie Divis (1916)
Bill Wambsganss (1914)
Lee Dashner (1913)
Ernie Krueger (1913)
Billy Southworth (1913)
Carl Cashion (1911)
Howard Murphy (1909)
John Raleigh (1909)
Bob Coulson (1908)
Eddie Grant (1905)
Charlie Brown (1897)
Pete Allen (1893)
George Pechiney (1885)
Chris Fulmer (1884)
Abner Powell (1884)
George Winkleman (1883)
Tom Forster (1882)
Henry Kessler (1873)
Len Lovett (1873)

Last Game on August 4

Brent Lillibridge (2013)
Daniel Stange (2013)
Denny Bautista (2010)
Russ Springer (2010)
Joe Dillon (2009)
Ryan Freel (2009)
R. J. Swindle (2009)
Jose Vidro (2008)
Mike Rouse (2007)
Richard Hidalgo (2005)
Rich Butler (1999)
Fred Rath (1998)
Pablo Martinez (1996)
Keith Shepherd (1996)
Tom Urbani (1996)
Dennis Konuszewski (1995)
Francisco Matos (1994)
Mark Williamson (1994)
Bob Zupcic (1994)
Danny Leon (1992)
Andy Hawkins (1991)
Mike Marshall (1991)
Kevin Romine (1991)
Roy Thomas (1987)
Bobby Clark (1985)
Tom Buskey (1980)
Doug Clarey (1976)
Art James (1975)
Chuck Brinkman (1974)
Archie Reynolds (1972)
Don Arlich (1966)
Ken MacKenzie (1965)
Eli Grba (1963)
Dick Hyde (1961)
Jim Mangan (1956)
Marius Russo (1946)
Joe Cleary (1945)
Bert Shepard (1945)
Pat Capri (1944)
Chet Ross (1944)
Wes Kingdon (1932)
Cuckoo Christensen (1927)
Doc Wood (1923)
Frank Okrie (1920)
Jack Farmer (1918)
Lee Dashner (1913)
Chet Nourse (1909)
Cy Ferry (1905)
Peaches O'Neill (1904)
Roy Evans (1903)
Frank Todd (1898)
Paul Russell (1894)
Pete Allen (1893)
Henry Larkin (1893)
Henry Buker (1884)
Jim Green (1884)
Walter Prince (1884)
Herm Doscher (1882)