January 5 in Baseball History

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

Born on January 5

A. J. Cole (1992)
C. J. Cron (1990)
Jose Iglesias (1990)
Eduardo Escobar (1989)
J. P. Arencibia (1986)
Nori Aoki (1982)
Andy Cavazos (1981)
Ruben Quevedo (1979)
Eric Junge (1977)
Kevin Witt (1976)
Damon Minor (1974)
Ryan Minor (1974)
Mark Redman (1974)
Fred Rath (1973)
Ramon Tatis (1973)
Jason Bates (1971)
Chris Nabholz (1967)
Steve Shifflett (1966)
Juan Nieves (1965)
John Davis (1963)
Jeff Fassero (1963)
Danny Jackson (1962)
Henry Cotto (1961)
John Russell (1961)
Roger Samuels (1961)
Milt Thompson (1959)
Ron Kittle (1958)
Bob Dernier (1957)
John Littlefield (1954)
Jim Gantner (1953)
Bob Reece (1951)
Charlie Hough (1948)
Bill Laxton (1948)
Sandy Vance (1947)
Tom Kelley (1944)
Charlie Vinson (1944)
Wally Wolf (1942)
Bud Bloomfield (1936)
Daryl Robertson (1936)
Earl Battey (1935)
Bob Oldis (1928)
Fred Marsh (1924)
Jack Kramer (1918)
Joe Grace (1914)
Jack Salveson (1914)
Ted Petoskey (1911)
Regis Leheny (1908)
Luke Sewell (1901)
Bill Hunnefield (1899)
Bob Kinsella (1899)
Riggs Stephenson (1898)
Art Delaney (1897)
Chuck Wortman (1892)
Benny Kauff (1890)
Gene Madden (1890)
Rube Foster (1888)
Art Fletcher (1885)
Jim Byrnes (1880)
Newt Hunter (1880)
Dutch Jordan (1880)
Zaza Harvey (1879)
William Matthews (1877)
Izzy Hoffman (1875)
Bill Dahlen (1870)
Ban Johnson (1865)
Bob Caruthers (1864)
John McGlone (1861)
George Newell (1855)

Died on January 5

Jay Ritchie (2016)
Jerry Coleman (2014)
Rod Dedeaux (2006)
Tug McGraw (2004)
Emil Roy (1997)
Elmer Singleton (1996)
Jack Brittin (1994)
Bobby Balcena (1990)
Dale Mitchell (1987)
Neal Baker (1982)
George Washburn (1979)
Snipe Conley (1978)
Gene Elliott (1976)
Ed Sperber (1976)
Don Wilson (1975)
Tiny Osborne (1969)
Larry Pratt (1969)
Frank Manush (1965)
Rogers Hornsby (1963)
Frank Snyder (1962)
Fred Luderus (1961)
Clay Van Alstyne (1960)
Rabbit Maranville (1954)
Mike Cantwell (1953)
Pete Lapan (1953)
Ralph Edwards (1949)
Bill Hobbs (1945)
Charlie Kelly (1940)
Ben Beville (1937)
Will Sawyer (1936)

Major League Debut on January 5

Last Game on January 5