December 5 in Baseball History

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

Born on December 5

Christian Yelich (1991)
A. J. Pollock (1987)
Chris Rearick (1987)
Justin Smoak (1986)
Josh Lueke (1984)
Josh Stewart (1978)
Ken Vining (1974)
Hanley Frias (1973)
Cliff Floyd (1972)
Mike Mahoney (1972)
Felix Rodriguez (1972)
Andy Stewart (1970)
Matt Grott (1967)
Scott Lewis (1965)
Gene Harris (1964)
Sam Khalifa (1963)
Alan Cockrell (1962)
German Jimenez (1962)
Scott Munninghoff (1958)
Dave Hudgens (1956)
Bill Swaggerty (1956)
Gary Roenicke (1954)
Buddy Harris (1948)
Steve Shea (1942)
Bob Sprout (1941)
John Papa (1940)
Al Moran (1938)
Chico Ruiz (1938)
Jack Urban (1928)
Bill Rodgers (1922)
Dave Ferriss (1921)
Baby Ortiz (1919)
Steve Rachunok (1916)
Len Schulte (1916)
Bobby Mattick (1915)
Stu Flythe (1911)
Don Padgett (1911)
Dick Stone (1911)
Lin Storti (1906)
Gus Mancuso (1905)
Ray Fitzgerald (1904)
Ray Moss (1901)
Carey Selph (1901)
Joe Gedeon (1893)
Ed Porray (1888)
Raleigh Aitchison (1887)
Larry Strands (1885)
Ed Summers (1884)
Mike Mahoney (1873)
Pink Hawley (1872)
Dick Cogan (1871)
Tom Smith (1871)
Snake Wiltse (1871)
Frank Bowerman (1868)
Patsy Tebeau (1864)
Harry Fuller (1862)
Billy Shindle (1860)

Died on December 5

Joe Lonnett (2011)
Billy Reed (2005)
Paul Busby (2003)
Cliff Mapes (1996)
Bill Bruton (1995)
Woody Abernathy (1994)
George Abrams (1986)
Jim Beckman (1974)
Spencer Pumpelly (1973)
Joe Wyatt (1970)
Joe Rabbitt (1969)
Jack Lively (1967)
Ed Wingo (1964)
Judge Fuchs (1961)
Frank Mahar (1961)
Oscar Siemer (1959)
Alex Ferson (1957)
Russ Christopher (1954)
Jim Duggan (1951)
Shoeless Joe Jackson (1951)
Bill Dahlen (1950)
Ed Eiteljorge (1942)
Val Picinich (1942)
John Lovett (1937)
Ben Guiney (1930)
John Cuff (1916)

Major League Debut on December 5

Last Game on December 5