October 2 in Baseball History

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

Born on October 2

Lance McCullers (1993)
Cam Bedrosian (1991)
Ryan Dull (1989)
Aaron Hicks (1989)
Tyler Olson (1989)
Chad Smith (1989)
Rafael Lopez (1987)
Oswaldo Navarro (1984)
Matt Reynolds (1984)
Marino Salas (1981)
Jose Morban (1979)
Victor Santos (1976)
Doug Nickle (1974)
Scott Schoeneweis (1973)
Rafael Carmona (1972)
Trey Moore (1972)
Eddie Guardado (1970)
Alan Newman (1969)
Matt Walbeck (1969)
Randy Byers (1964)
Hector Villanueva (1964)
Ernie Riles (1960)
Dave Beard (1959)
Andre Robertson (1957)
Jeff Doyle (1956)
Kevin Kobel (1953)
Terry Cornutt (1952)
Bob Coluccio (1951)
Greg Pryor (1949)
Bob Robertson (1946)
Paul Dicken (1943)
Paul Doyle (1939)
Mike de la Hoz (1938)
Earl Wilson (1934)
Maury Wills (1932)
John Gabler (1930)
Jim Heise (1930)
Bill Serena (1924)
Jim Gladd (1922)
Ralph Weigel (1921)
Spec Shea (1920)
Joe Buzas (1919)
Ray Lucas (1908)
Tom Angley (1904)
Sid Womack (1896)
Eddie Murphy (1891)
Ed Barry (1882)
Jim Miller (1880)
Jim McGinley (1878)
Ernie Diehl (1877)
Charlie Krause (1873)
Scott Stratton (1869)
Kid Madden (1867)
Jack Allen (1855)
Bob Blakiston (1855)
Clarence Dow (1854)
Mike Dorgan (1853)

Died on October 2

Hal Schacker (2015)
John Romonosky (2011)
Al Heist (2006)
Clyde Vollmer (2006)
Bud Black (2005)
Pat Kelly (2005)
Tom Hafey (1996)
Les Tietje (1996)
Heinie Schuble (1990)
Charlie Emig (1975)
George Mohart (1970)
Danny O'Connell (1969)
Orville Armbrust (1967)
Jackie Price (1967)
Bull Wagner (1967)
Jumbo Brown (1966)
Eddie Bacon (1963)
Cy Perkins (1963)
Earl Yingling (1962)
Mike Kilroy (1960)
Bill Forman (1958)
Frank Schulte (1949)
Billy Hulen (1947)
Jim Kane (1947)
Dick Robertson (1944)
Mike McGeary (1933)
George Bradley (1931)
Buck Hopkins (1929)
Art Sunday (1926)
Ed Carfrey (1921)
Walter Hackett (1920)
George McManus (1918)
Tommy Beals (1915)
Sandy McDougal (1910)

Major League Debut on October 2

Mark Corey (2001)
Pedro Borbon (1992)
Scott Garrelts (1982)
Kevin Pasley (1974)
Mike McQueen (1969)
Jim Cosman (1966)
Bill Graham (1966)
Don Arlich (1965)
John Braun (1964)
Bill Southworth (1964)
Doug Clemens (1960)
Ed Albrecht (1949)
Owen Friend (1949)
Earle Brucker (1948)
Paul Burris (1948)
Sam Nahem (1938)
Ken Keltner (1937)
Bill Miller (1937)
Dick Bartell (1927)
Ralph Judd (1927)
Rufus Smith (1927)
Frank Stewart (1927)
Augie Walsh (1927)
Leo Durocher (1925)
Jim Lyle (1925)
Lefty Clarke (1921)
Kenny Hogan (1921)
Jim Mahady (1921)
Claude Davenport (1920)
Billy Mullen (1920)
Ed Wingo (1920)
Harry Pearce (1917)
Ed Forsyth (1915)
Charlie Maisel (1915)
Reeve McKay (1915)
Johnny Miljus (1915)
Charlie Miller (1915)
Sam Crane (1914)
Ferdie Moore (1914)
Squanto Wilson (1911)
Tommy Atkins (1909)
Jim Curry (1909)
Del Gainer (1909)
John Kull (1909)
Ed Larkin (1909)
Glenn Liebhardt (1906)
Rube Oldring (1905)
William Lackey (1890)
Macey (1890)
Jack Heinzman (1886)
Sy Sutcliffe (1884)
Jack Gleason (1877)

Last Game on October 2

Matt Albers (2015)
Jonathan Aro (2015)
Jake Arrieta (2015)
Nevin Ashley (2015)
Collin Balester (2015)
Antonio Bastardo (2015)
Matt Belisle (2015)
Andrew Bellatti (2015)
Aaron Brooks (2015)
Brooks Brown (2015)
Jonathan Broxton (2015)
Keon Broxton (2015)
Danny Burawa (2015)
Enrique Burgos (2015)
Ramon Cabrera (2015)
Trevor Cahill (2015)
Simon Castro (2015)
Randy Choate (2015)
Tony Cingrani (2015)
Louis Coleman (2015)
Tyler Cravy (2015)
Jaff Decker (2015)
Rubby De La Rosa (2015)
Sean Doolittle (2015)
Carl Edwards (2015)
Danny Farquhar (2015)
Michael Feliz (2015)
Tyler Flowers (2015)
Jaime Garcia (2015)
Terrance Gore (2015)
Jason Gurka (2015)
Oscar Hernandez (2015)
Chris Heston (2015)
Adrian Houser (2015)
Travis Ishikawa (2015)
Hisashi Iwakuma (2015)
Jay Jackson (2015)
Kevin Jepsen (2015)
Chris Johnson (2015)
Casey Kelly (2015)
Kyle Kendrick (2015)
Dallas Keuchel (2015)
Kyle Kubitza (2015)
Adam LaRoche (2015)
Francisco Liriano (2015)
Ryan Madson (2015)
Marcos Mateo (2015)
Roman Mendez (2015)
Henry Owens (2015)
Ariel Pena (2015)
Martin Perez (2015)
Glen Perkins (2015)
A. J. Pierzynski (2015)
Erasmo Ramirez (2015)
Yadiel Rivera (2015)
David Robertson (2015)
Jamie Romak (2015)
Chris Sale (2015)
Keyvius Sampson (2015)
Ervin Santana (2015)
Logan Schafer (2015)
A. J. Schugel (2015)
Alfredo Simon (2015)
Jon Singleton (2015)
Eric Sogard (2015)
Max Stassi (2015)
Matt Stites (2015)
Nick Swisher (2015)
Travis Tartamella (2015)
Julio Teheran (2015)
Joe Thatcher (2015)
Yasmany Tomas (2015)
Josh Tomlin (2015)
Vincent Velasquez (2015)
Jonathan Villar (2015)
Jered Weaver (2015)
Allen Webster (2015)
Alex Wood (2015)
Kirby Yates (2015)
Chris Young (2015)
Chris Carpenter (2012)
Eric Farris (2012)
C. J. Fick (2012)
Tyler Graham (2012)
Adam Greenberg (2012)
Justin Hampson (2012)
Matt LaPorta (2012)
Fred Lewis (2012)
Scott Moore (2012)
Guillermo Mota (2012)
Vicente Padilla (2012)
Vinny Rottino (2012)
Kyle Waldrop (2012)
Ryan Church (2010)
Colin Curtis (2010)
Elmer Dessens (2010)
Josh Fields (2010)
Anderson Hernandez (2010)
Micah Hoffpauir (2010)
Mike Lowell (2010)
Robert Manuel (2010)
Dustin Richardson (2010)
Oscar Salazar (2010)
Jorge Sosa (2010)
Max St. Pierre (2010)
Henry Villar (2010)
Delwyn Young (2010)
Josh Anderson (2009)
John Bale (2009)
Wladimir Balentien (2009)
Doug Brocail (2009)
Chris Coste (2009)
Lenny DiNardo (2009)
Brent Dlugach (2009)
Dirk Hayhurst (2009)
Justin Lehr (2009)
Braden Looper (2009)
David Patton (2009)
Jeremy Sowers (2009)
Brian Wolfe (2009)
Clay Zavada (2009)
Jeff Bagwell (2005)
Jaime Bubela (2005)
Angel Chavez (2005)
Hee-Seop Choi (2005)
Deivi Cruz (2005)
Jacob Cruz (2005)
Felix Escalona (2005)
John Foster (2005)
Charles Gipson (2005)
Jason Grabowski (2005)
Ben Grieve (2005)
Dave Hansen (2005)
Lenny Harris (2005)
Aaron Holbert (2005)
Al Leiter (2005)
Alejandro Machado (2005)
Jose Macias (2005)
Tino Martinez (2005)
Marshall McDougall (2005)
Frank Menechino (2005)
Jose Offerman (2005)
John Olerud (2005)
Julio Ramirez (2005)
Steve Schmoll (2005)
Zach Sorensen (2005)
B. J. Surhoff (2005)
Shingo Takatsu (2005)
Ugueth Urbina (2005)
Larry Walker (2005)
Gerald Williams (2005)
Walter Young (2005)
Ellis Burks (2004)
Mike Bynum (2004)
Eric Crozier (2004)
Tim Drew (2004)
Brook Fordyce (2004)
Gary Knotts (2004)
Josh Kroeger (2004)
Curt Leskanic (2004)
Brent Mayne (2004)
Cody McKay (2004)
Mark McLemore (2004)
Phil Norton (2004)
Aaron Taylor (2004)
Todd Van Poppel (2004)
Robin Ventura (2004)
Steve Watkins (2004)
Chris Holt (2001)
Allen McDill (2001)
Bobby Ayala (1999)
Billy Brewer (1999)
Derrin Ebert (1999)
Doug Johns (1999)
Tim Kubinski (1999)
Steve Mintz (1999)
Jeff Montgomery (1999)
Alvin Morman (1999)
Chad Ogea (1999)
Dan Perkins (1999)
Eric Plunk (1999)
Anthony Shumaker (1999)
Paul Sorrento (1999)
Andy Allanson (1995)
Dave Gallagher (1995)
Spike Owen (1995)
Steve Balboni (1993)
George Bell (1993)
William Brennan (1993)
Paul Carey (1993)
Chuck Cary (1993)
Jay Gainer (1993)
Donald Harris (1993)
Brad Holman (1993)
Jeff Innis (1993)
Tim Jones (1993)
Doug Lindsey (1993)
Geno Petralli (1993)
John Russell (1993)
Nelson Santovenia (1993)
Steve Wilson (1993)
Tracy Woodson (1993)
Scott Chiamparino (1992)
Mike Scioscia (1992)
Walt Terrell (1992)
Steve Chitren (1991)
Carmelo Martinez (1991)
Dave Parker (1991)
Pascual Perez (1991)
Ron Witmeyer (1991)
Billy Bates (1990)
Chris Codiroli (1990)
Paul Marak (1990)
Brian Meyer (1990)
Randy Nosek (1990)
Randy O'Neal (1990)
R. J. Reynolds (1990)
Israel Sanchez (1990)
Jeff Stone (1990)
Dave Walsh (1990)
Rod Allen (1988)
Mike Brown (1988)
Mike Diaz (1988)
John Fishel (1988)
Barbaro Garbey (1988)
Phil Garner (1988)
Ken Gerhart (1988)
Ed Hearn (1988)
George Hendrick (1988)
Larry Herndon (1988)
Scott Jordan (1988)
Ray Knight (1988)
Juan Nieves (1988)
Ed Olwine (1988)
Dave Owen (1988)
Larry Parrish (1988)
Steve Peters (1988)
Dave Rucker (1988)
Ted Simmons (1988)
Pete Stanicek (1988)
Wilfredo Tejada (1988)
Bill Wilkinson (1988)
Reggie Williams (1988)
Jamie Easterly (1987)
Terry Harper (1987)
Tom Hume (1987)
Bob James (1987)
Gary Matthews (1987)
Jerry Narron (1987)
Reggie Ritter (1987)
Tom Romano (1987)
Greg Bargar (1986)
Vida Blue (1986)
Terry Forster (1986)
Bobby Grich (1986)
Leo Hernandez (1986)
Matt Keough (1986)
Pete Vuckovich (1986)
Al Woods (1986)
Benny Ayala (1985)
Glen Cook (1985)
Bob Long (1985)
Dave Schuler (1985)
Ellis Valentine (1985)
Bud Anderson (1983)
Jim Barr (1983)
George Bjorkman (1983)
Bert Bradley (1983)
Mark Bradley (1983)
Manny Castillo (1983)
Terry Crowley (1983)
Marty Decker (1983)
Jeff Doyle (1983)
Ed Farmer (1983)
Lee Graham (1983)
Tom Grant (1983)
Ben Hayes (1983)
George Hinshaw (1983)
Don Hood (1983)
Al Lachowicz (1983)
Joe Lansford (1983)
John Martin (1983)
Rusty McNealy (1983)
Brad Mills (1983)
Bob Molinaro (1983)
Joe Pettini (1983)
Mike Proly (1983)
Jeff Ransom (1983)
Eric Rasmussen (1983)
Gene Roof (1983)
Jimmy Sexton (1983)
Chris Smith (1983)
Mark Smith (1983)
Guy Sularz (1983)
Rick Sweet (1983)
Alex Taveras (1983)
Dallas Williams (1983)
Carl Yastrzemski (1983)
Stan Bahnsen (1982)
Mark Belanger (1982)
Dwight Bernard (1982)
Mark Dempsey (1982)
Brian Denman (1982)
Dave Edwards (1982)
Lamar Johnson (1982)
Doc Medich (1982)
Willie Montanez (1982)
Larry Ray (1982)
Sandy Wihtol (1982)
Scott Brown (1981)
Ken Clay (1981)
Geoff Combe (1981)
Mike Marshall (1981)
Ed Ott (1981)
Willie Royster (1981)
Jeff Schneider (1981)
Mike Tyson (1981)
Bob Bailey (1978)
Fred Andrews (1977)
Ed Armbrister (1977)
Rick Baldwin (1977)
Lew Beasley (1977)
Steve Bowling (1977)
Cardell Camper (1977)
Puchy Delgado (1977)
Leo Foster (1977)
Ed Goodson (1977)
Terry Harmon (1977)
Timothy Jones (1977)
Ed Kirkpatrick (1977)
Gene Locklear (1977)
Pepe Mangual (1977)
Carlos May (1977)
Rich McKinney (1977)
Dave Oliver (1977)
John Poloni (1977)
Mike Potter (1977)
Doug Rader (1977)
Pat Scanlon (1977)
Rob Sperring (1977)
Royle Stillman (1977)
Stan Thomas (1977)
Angel Torres (1977)
Hector Torres (1977)
Jim Tyrone (1977)
Hank Webb (1977)
Chris Arnold (1976)
Chris Batton (1976)
Tommy Davis (1976)
Danny Thompson (1976)
Billy Williams (1976)
Dave Augustine (1974)
Frank Baker (1974)
Dick Baney (1974)
Ray Busse (1974)
Ron Cash (1974)
Lance Clemons (1974)
Ramon de los Santos (1974)
John Donaldson (1974)
Johnny Edwards (1974)
Carmen Fanzone (1974)
Dick Green (1974)
Gail Hopkins (1974)
Terry Hughes (1974)
Mike Johnson (1974)
Al Kaline (1974)
Rich Morales (1974)
John Morris (1974)
Curt Motton (1974)
Ivan Murrell (1974)
Dennis Paepke (1974)
Glenn Redmon (1974)
Reggie Sanders (1974)
Bill Slayback (1974)
George Theodore (1974)
Pete Koegel (1972)
Dave Lemonds (1972)
Tom Phoebus (1972)
Bob Rauch (1972)
Rick Renick (1972)
Ron Stone (1972)
Bobby Etheridge (1969)
Miguel Fuentes (1969)
Vern Geishert (1969)
John Hairston (1969)
John Harrell (1969)
Danny Lazar (1969)
Scott Northey (1969)
Fred Rico (1969)
Juan Rios (1969)
Leon Wagner (1969)
Dave Watkins (1969)
Al Worthington (1969)
Greg Bollo (1966)
Arlo Brunsberg (1966)
Wes Covington (1966)
Larry Elliot (1966)
Ernie Fazio (1966)
Shaun Fitzmaurice (1966)
Joe Gaines (1966)
Bill Hepler (1966)
Joey Jay (1966)
Sandy Koufax (1966)
Harvey Kuenn (1966)
Jerry Lynch (1966)
Felix Mantilla (1966)
Danny Napoleon (1966)
Joe Nuxhall (1966)
Don Pepper (1966)
Bobby Richardson (1966)
Dick Rusteck (1966)
Ed Sadowski (1966)
Charlie Vinson (1966)
Dick Joyce (1965)
Jerry Kindall (1965)
Don Zimmer (1965)
George Alusik (1964)
John Braun (1964)
Bill Bruton (1964)
Freddie Burdette (1964)
Gary Dotter (1964)
Don Elston (1964)
Johnny Goryl (1964)
Ron Henry (1964)
Jake Jaeckel (1964)
Carl Boles (1962)
Andy Carey (1962)
Sandy Amoros (1960)
Al Dark (1960)
Gil McDougald (1960)
Jim McManus (1960)
Jim Pisoni (1960)
Dewey Adkins (1949)
Andy Anderson (1949)
Hank Biasatti (1949)
Buddy Blattner (1949)
Eddie Bockman (1949)
Red Embree (1949)
Elbie Fletcher (1949)
Bill Higdon (1949)
Tex Hughson (1949)
Whitey Platt (1949)
Herman Reich (1949)
Ed Sauer (1949)
Stan Spence (1949)
John Sullivan (1949)
Ken Trinkle (1949)
Don Wheeler (1949)
Don White (1949)
Wally Holborow (1948)
Dick Koecher (1948)
Dummy Lynch (1948)
George McQuinn (1948)
Bama Rowell (1948)
Babe Young (1948)
Sam Lowry (1943)
Jim Mertz (1943)
Jim Asbell (1938)
Gilly Campbell (1938)
Merv Connors (1938)
John Gaddy (1938)
Bill Harris (1938)
Mickey Haslin (1938)
Tommy Irwin (1938)
Buck Jordan (1938)
Tom Lanning (1938)
George Meyer (1938)
Tony Piet (1938)
Pete Sivess (1938)
Joe Stripp (1938)
Tommy Thevenow (1938)
Bob Allen (1937)
Harry Davis (1937)
Ben Huffman (1937)
Bill Kalfass (1937)
Bill Miller (1937)
Jack Rothrock (1937)
Rube Walberg (1937)
Eddie Wilson (1937)
Spencer Adams (1927)
Charlie Bates (1927)
Jim Battle (1927)
Ray Flaskamper (1927)
Jack Fournier (1927)
Frank Gibson (1927)
Heinie Groh (1927)
Johnny Mokan (1927)
Bernie Neis (1927)
Rusty Saunders (1927)
Rufus Smith (1927)
Frank Stewart (1927)
Dutch Ussat (1927)
Homer Ezzell (1925)
Denver Grigsby (1925)
Nemo Leibold (1925)
Jim Lyle (1925)
Gale Staley (1925)
Johnny Stuart (1925)
Bobby Veach (1925)
Butch Weis (1925)
Paul Castner (1923)
Sam Barnes (1921)
Lefty Clarke (1921)
Charlie Deal (1921)
Bernie Henderson (1921)
Paul Johnson (1921)
Wally Kopf (1921)
Jim Mahady (1921)
Herm Merritt (1921)
Ernie Neitzke (1921)
John Sullivan (1921)
Babe Twombly (1921)
Johnny Walker (1921)
Dutch Wetzel (1921)
Lefty York (1921)
Nick Allen (1920)
Doug Baird (1920)
Harry Baumgartner (1920)
Gavvy Cravath (1920)
Claude Davenport (1920)
Larry Doyle (1920)
Rowdy Elliott (1920)
Johnny Enzmann (1920)
Ray Fisher (1920)
Pug Griffin (1920)
Bob Kinsella (1920)
Hal Leathers (1920)
Adrian Lynch (1920)
Bill Rariden (1920)
John Slappey (1920)
Walt Tragesser (1920)
Ed Wingo (1920)
Ellis Johnson (1917)
Claude Thomas (1916)
Joe Agler (1915)
Cy Barger (1915)
Al Braithwood (1915)
Allan Collamore (1915)
Tom Connolly (1915)
Walt Dickson (1915)
Delos Drake (1915)
Ed Forsyth (1915)
Red Hoff (1915)
Bert Humphries (1915)
Bill Jackson (1915)
George LeClair (1915)
Charlie Maisel (1915)
Reeve McKay (1915)
Charlie Miller (1915)
Hughie Miller (1915)
Pete Standridge (1915)
Jimmy Walsh (1915)
Tex Wisterzil (1915)
Bob Clemens (1914)
Willie Jensen (1914)
Whitey Alpermann (1909)
Jack Chesbro (1909)
Jiggs Donahue (1909)
John Kull (1909)
Ed Larkin (1909)
Harry Suter (1909)
Rube Vickers (1909)
Jack Wanner (1909)
Pete Wilson (1909)
John Anderson (1908)
Ernie Courtney (1908)
Bill Hogg (1908)
Frank Manush (1908)
Ossee Schrecongost (1908)
Pete O'Brien (1907)
Clyde Goodwin (1906)
Jack Clements (1900)
Frank Quinn (1899)
Buster Burrell (1897)
Pat Hannivan (1897)
Jesse Hoffmeister (1897)
Kohly Miller (1897)
George Shoch (1897)
Roscoe Coughlin (1891)
Abner Dalrymple (1891)
Jim Donahue (1891)
Henry Gruber (1891)
Cinders O'Brien (1891)
Bill Higgins (1890)
Ed Hutchinson (1890)
William Lackey (1890)
Macey (1890)
Dave Orr (1890)
Pete Sweeney (1890)
Henry Boyle (1889)
Jack Heinzman (1886)
George Creamer (1884)
George Wright (1882)
Flip Lafferty (1877)