January 2 in Baseball History

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

Born on January 2

Aaron Barrett (1988)
Eric Fornataro (1988)
Dave Sappelt (1987)
J. D. Martin (1983)
Ryan Garko (1981)
Hansel Izquierdo (1977)
Scott Proctor (1977)
Jeff Suppan (1975)
Mike Metcalfe (1973)
Garrett Stephenson (1972)
Rick Greene (1971)
Royce Clayton (1970)
Greg Swindell (1965)
Colby Ward (1964)
David Cone (1963)
Edgar Martinez (1963)
Greg Heydeman (1952)
Jim Essian (1951)
Bill Madlock (1951)
Royle Stillman (1951)
Sonny Ruberto (1946)
Bill Oster (1933)
Ed Wolfe (1929)
Stan Hollmig (1926)
Cliff Dapper (1920)
Bill Harman (1919)
Bobby Reis (1909)
Ted Gullic (1907)
Red Kress (1905)
Pinky Whitney (1905)
Nick Dumovich (1902)
Ray Jacobs (1902)
Bill Wagner (1894)
Jesse Altenburg (1893)
George Boehler (1892)
Jack Kibble (1892)
Merlin Kopp (1892)
Joe Lotz (1891)
Harry LaRoss (1888)
Steve Melter (1886)
Chick Autry (1885)
Al Froehlich (1885)
Jose Mendez (1885)
George Jackson (1882)
Phil Saylor (1871)
Ed Keas (1863)
Jack Neagle (1858)
Pat Murphy (1857)
Jack Farrell (1856)
Sam Crane (1854)
Packy Dillon (1853)
Frank Abercrombie (1850)

Died on January 2

Howie Koplitz (2012)
Gerry Staley (2008)
Paul Hopkins (2004)
Bud Metheny (2003)
Don Elston (1995)
Eddie Smith (1994)
Bill Beckmann (1990)
Julio Moreno (1987)
Bill Upton (1987)
Bob Finley (1986)
Bill Veeck (1986)
Kenny Hogan (1980)
George Lees (1980)
Oscar Estrada (1978)
Max Wilson (1977)
Jack Kraus (1976)
Jim Poole (1975)
Gordon Slade (1974)
Glenn Crawford (1972)
Tommy Warren (1968)
Jim Stephens (1965)
Ken Gables (1960)
Bert James (1959)
Harry Atkinson (1953)
Joe Koukalik (1947)
Kid Gleason (1933)
Denny Lyons (1929)
Hunkey Hines (1928)
Paddy Quinn (1909)

Major League Debut on January 2

Last Game on January 2