August 5 in Baseball History

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

Born on August 5

Domingo Santana (1992)
Andrew Bellatti (1991)
Nick Martinez (1990)
Guido Knudson (1989)
Tim Federowicz (1987)
Travis Denker (1985)
Sean Kazmar (1984)
Carl Crawford (1981)
Jamal Strong (1978)
Eric Hinske (1977)
Mark Mulder (1977)
Bobby Kielty (1976)
John Wasdin (1972)
Carlos Pulido (1971)
Marcos Armas (1969)
John Olerud (1968)
Jerry Nielsen (1966)
Reid Nichols (1958)
Dave Edler (1956)
Dave Rozema (1956)
Rick Bosetti (1953)
Jesus de la Rosa (1953)
John Hale (1953)
Rick Mahler (1953)
Mardie Cornejo (1951)
Bernie Carbo (1947)
Nelson Briles (1943)
Ossie Chavarria (1940)
Tommie Aaron (1939)
Bill Pleis (1937)
Dwight Siebler (1937)
Rocky Krsnich (1927)
Tony Jacobs (1925)
Rube Novotney (1924)
Eddie Yuhas (1924)
Ebba St. Claire (1921)
Eddie Lukon (1920)
Buddy Gremp (1919)
Bob Daughters (1914)
Bob Loane (1914)
Fabian Gaffke (1913)
Ray Pepper (1905)
Vic Frazier (1904)
Sam Gibson (1899)
Slim McGrew (1899)
Jack Harper (1893)
Fred Ostendorf (1892)
Hal Irelan (1890)
Ralph McConnaughey (1889)
Doc Adkins (1872)
Jacob Ruppert (1867)
Bob Langsford (1865)

Died on August 5

Con Dempsey (2006)
Cal Hogue (2005)
Willis Hudlin (2002)
Darrell Porter (2002)
Jim Marquis (1992)
Lefty Wilkie (1992)
Max Macon (1989)
Ralph Michaels (1988)
Jocko Conlon (1987)
Jesse Haines (1978)
Bill Morrell (1975)
Red McKee (1972)
Ralph Caldwell (1969)
Verdo Elmore (1969)
Ed Coleman (1964)
Herb Crompton (1963)
George Chalmers (1960)
Paddy Siglin (1956)
Norm Glockson (1955)
Ed Bruyette (1940)
Tony Brottem (1929)
Tommy McCarthy (1922)
Bob Caruthers (1911)
Ben Stephens (1896)

Major League Debut on August 5

Tyler Duffey (2015)
Luis Severino (2015)
Ryan Strausborger (2015)
Javier Baez (2014)
Hector Neris (2014)
Brett Jackson (2012)
Josh Vitters (2012)
Johnny Giavotella (2011)
Brett Lawrie (2011)
Trayvon Robinson (2011)
J. B. Shuck (2011)
Jorge Padilla (2009)
Chris Waters (2008)
Jose Veras (2006)
Yhency Brazoban (2004)
Jesse Crain (2004)
Joe Depastino (2003)
Mike Bacsik (2001)
Chan Perry (2000)
Matt Whiteside (1992)
Anthony Young (1991)
Jeff Brantley (1988)
German Gonzalez (1988)
John Morris (1986)
Rick Steirer (1982)
Jeff Stember (1980)
Britt Burns (1978)
Bruce Taylor (1977)
Duane Theiss (1977)
Ken Crosby (1975)
Tom Buskey (1973)
Steve Ontiveros (1973)
Brian Ostrosser (1973)
Rowland Office (1972)
Steve Mingori (1970)
Bobby Richardson (1955)
Tom Lasorda (1954)
Allie Clark (1947)
Tiny Bonham (1940)
Stew Bowers (1935)
Carl Doyle (1935)
Eddie Hunter (1933)
Buz Phillips (1930)
Lefty Atkinson (1927)
Jackie Hayes (1927)
John Jenkins (1922)
Ed Morris (1922)
Bill Bankston (1915)
Ernie Johnson (1912)
Ed McDonald (1911)
Bruno Block (1907)
Sam Hope (1907)
Ike Butler (1902)
Harry McNeal (1901)
Ike Van Zandt (1901)
Charlie Gettig (1896)
Kid Summers (1893)
Ben Stephens (1892)
Bill Dugan (1884)
Ed Dugan (1884)
Ed Glenn (1884)
Thomas Lynch (1884)
Billy Nash (1884)
Jim Powell (1884)
Wash Williams (1884)
John Bergh (1876)
Pete Treacey (1876)

Last Game on August 5

Aaron Barrett (2015)
Hector Gomez (2015)
Phil Klein (2015)
Matt Daley (2014)
Will Rhymes (2012)
Joe Thurston (2011)
Randy Williams (2011)
Michel Hernandez (2009)
Jason Schmidt (2009)
Alberto Reyes (2008)
Joe Borchard (2007)
Jason Shiell (2006)
Juan Acevedo (2003)
Tim Hyers (1999)
Jose Alberro (1997)
Rob Deer (1996)
Ryan Hawblitzel (1996)
Junior Noboa (1994)
Derek Parks (1994)
Benny Distefano (1992)
John Morris (1992)
Keith Comstock (1991)
Ken Howell (1990)
Rick Leach (1990)
Keith Atherton (1989)
Ramon Pena (1989)
Jim Beattie (1986)
Ricky Wright (1986)
Amos Otis (1984)
Randy Martz (1983)
George Cappuzzello (1982)
Jeff Stember (1980)
Steve Eddy (1979)
Joe Hoerner (1977)
Jim York (1976)
Bill Gogolewski (1975)
Jim Perry (1975)
Donn Clendenon (1972)
Bruce Brubaker (1970)
Don Drysdale (1969)
Fred Newman (1967)
Hal Naragon (1962)
Joe Brovia (1955)
Ted Wilks (1953)
Archie Wilson (1952)
Al Evans (1951)
Frank Drews (1945)
Bill Hart (1945)
Joe Heving (1945)
Pat McLaughlin (1945)
Charlie Metro (1945)
Phil Weintraub (1945)
Charlie Fuchs (1944)
Stan Klopp (1944)
Monte Pearson (1941)
LeGrant Scott (1939)
Frankie Frisch (1937)
George Hockette (1935)
Eddie Hunter (1933)
Eppa Rixey (1933)
Bruce Cunningham (1932)
Bill Morrell (1931)
Bobby Stevens (1931)
Eddie Collins (1930)
Josh Billings (1929)
Lefty Atkinson (1927)
Sid Graves (1927)
Don Songer (1927)
Duke Brett (1925)
Eddie Foster (1923)
George Kopshaw (1923)
Dave Keefe (1922)
Otto Rettig (1922)
Dominic Mulrenan (1921)
Vic Saier (1919)
Red Lanning (1916)
Howard Lohr (1916)
Pete Falsey (1914)
Frank Madden (1914)
Wiley Taylor (1914)
Charlie Flannigan (1913)
Pat Maloney (1912)
Sled Allen (1910)
Lefty Webb (1910)
Glenn Liebhardt (1909)
Joe Ohl (1909)
Oscar Graham (1907)
Sam Hope (1907)
Jim Jones (1902)
George Yeager (1902)
Ed High (1901)
Dave Pickett (1898)
Sam Gillen (1897)
Bill Niles (1895)
Fred Zahner (1895)
Bill Bowman (1891)
Lou Hardie (1891)
Pat Lyons (1890)
Charlie Briggs (1884)
Thomas Lynch (1884)
Icicle Reeder (1884)
Scott (1884)
John Doyle (1882)
Frank McCarton (1872)