May 6 in Baseball History

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

Born on May 6

Jose Altuve (1990)
Jose Alvarez (1989)
Gerardo Parra (1987)
Matt Langwell (1986)
Dustin Nippert (1981)
Benito Baez (1977)
Earl Snyder (1976)
Jim Chamblee (1975)
Israel Alcantara (1973)
Mike Kinkade (1973)
Phil Clark (1968)
Tom Bolton (1962)
Keefe Cato (1958)
Kim Seaman (1957)
Alberto Lois (1956)
Albert Williams (1954)
Larry Andersen (1953)
Steve Staggs (1951)
Frankie Libran (1948)
Masanori Murakami (1944)
Bill Hands (1940)
Russ Gibson (1939)
Tom Baker (1934)
Leo Burke (1934)
Charlie Rabe (1932)
Willie Mays (1931)
Dick Cole (1926)
Earl Turner (1923)
Bob Chesnes (1921)
Dick Wakefield (1921)
Mike McCormick (1917)
Les Webber (1915)
Jack Owens (1908)
Ivy Andrews (1907)
Earle Brucker (1901)
Dewey Metivier (1898)
Al Wingo (1898)
Pat Griffin (1893)
Luke Boone (1890)
Walton Cruise (1890)
Ed Karger (1883)
John Lovett (1877)
Pat Duff (1875)
Cooney Snyder (1873)
Artie Clarke (1865)
Bill Stemmyer (1865)
Michael McDermott (1864)
Gid Gardner (1859)
John Firth (1855)
Count Gedney (1849)
Harry Deane (1846)

Died on May 6

Billy Harrell (2014)
Duane Pillette (2011)
Robin Roberts (2010)
Pete Gebrian (2005)
Lee Stine (2005)
Joe Lafata (2004)
Art Houtteman (2003)
Len Schulte (1986)
Joe Glenn (1985)
Kirby Higbe (1985)
Red Peery (1985)
Nelson Greene (1983)
Beauty McGowan (1982)
Harry Sweeney (1980)
Allen Elliott (1979)
Charlie Ripple (1979)
Bunny Roser (1979)
Les Burke (1975)
Larry Woodall (1963)
Vern Bickford (1960)
Merlin Kopp (1960)
Vance McIlree (1959)
Al Scheer (1959)
Ralph Judd (1957)
Harry Ostdiek (1956)
Jim Jones (1953)
Harry Berte (1952)
Rube Dessau (1952)
Charlie Hallstrom (1949)
Speed Kelly (1949)
Ferdie Moore (1947)
Bill Deitrick (1946)
Eddie Zimmerman (1945)
Sam Wright (1928)
Bill McTigue (1920)
Frank Sellman (1907)

Major League Debut on May 6

Eddie Rosario (2015)
Logan Darnell (2014)
Evan Marshall (2014)
Robbie Ray (2014)
Irving Falu (2012)
Brandon Guyer (2011)
Eric Hosmer (2011)
Carlos Corporan (2009)
Brent Leach (2009)
Freddy Dolsi (2008)
Andy LaRoche (2007)
Tim Lincecum (2007)
Francisco Rosario (2006)
Carlos Ruiz (2006)
Doug DeVore (2004)
Roy Oswalt (2001)
Steve Sisco (2000)
Sean Spencer (1999)
Jason Rakers (1998)
Melvin Bunch (1995)
John Courtright (1995)
Jeff McCurry (1995)
Mike Mimbs (1995)
Scott Sullivan (1995)
Charles Johnson (1994)
D. J. Dozier (1992)
Rod Beck (1991)
Joel McKeon (1986)
Darryl Strawberry (1983)
Mike Gates (1981)
Orlando Sanchez (1981)
Stan Cliburn (1980)
John Flinn (1978)
Warren Brusstar (1977)
Dave Campbell (1977)
Bob Allietta (1975)
Mickey Scott (1972)
Del Bates (1970)
Larry Colton (1968)
Dave Duncan (1964)
Jay Ward (1963)
Mike Lee (1960)
Jerry Dahlke (1956)
Duke Simpson (1953)
Willy Miranda (1951)
Bill Macdonald (1950)
John Perkovich (1950)
Bob Chesnes (1948)
Pete Gebrian (1947)
Dixie Howell (1947)
Blix Donnelly (1944)
Roy Nichols (1944)
Don Hanski (1943)
Aaron Robinson (1943)
Lefty Sullivan (1939)
Spud Chandler (1937)
Steve Larkin (1934)
Mule Shirley (1924)
Boob Fowler (1923)
Dixie Leverett (1922)
Frank Thompson (1920)
Rags Faircloth (1919)
George Halas (1919)
Jimmy Dykes (1918)
Red Shea (1918)
Ivan Bigler (1917)
Al Carson (1910)
Heinie Berger (1907)
Bill Bergen (1901)
Ray Nelson (1901)
Jack Dunn (1897)
Red Donahue (1893)
John Schultz (1891)
Tom Ford (1890)
Kid Madden (1887)
Con Daily (1885)
Daisy Davis (1884)
Joe Moffet (1884)
John McGuinness (1876)
Trick McSorley (1875)
Al Nevin (1873)
Bob Addy (1871)
Cap Anson (1871)
George Bird (1871)
Cherokee Fisher (1871)
Ralph Ham (1871)
Scott Hastings (1871)
Denny Mack (1871)
Pony Sager (1871)
Gat Stires (1871)

Last Game on May 6

Orlando Calixte (2015)
Luis Jimenez (2015)
Tyler Matzek (2015)
Chad Smith (2015)
Jose Cisnero (2014)
Joel Hanrahan (2013)
Hunter Jones (2010)
Mike Hinckley (2009)
Anthony Ortega (2009)
Graham Taylor (2009)
Ryan Wagner (2007)
Norihiro Nakamura (2005)
Carlos Rivera (2004)
Izzy Molina (2002)
Bob Smith (2002)
Jerome Walton (1998)
Phil Leftwich (1996)
John Courtright (1995)
Matt Grott (1995)
Fred Breining (1984)
Bob Tufts (1983)
Larry Hisle (1982)
Andres Mora (1980)
Gary Gentry (1975)
Leon Hooten (1974)
Mike Kilkenny (1973)
Steve Barber (1971)
Larry Colton (1968)
Steve Dillon (1964)
Jim Lehew (1962)
Steve Demeter (1960)
Joe Durham (1959)
George Susce (1959)
George Perez (1958)
Jack Crimian (1957)
Gail Henley (1954)
Les Peden (1953)
Billy Reed (1952)
Dick Wakefield (1952)
Paul Calvert (1951)
Joe Lutz (1951)
Jay Avrea (1950)
Russ Bauers (1950)
George Genovese (1950)
John Perkovich (1950)
Jack Cassini (1949)
Bob Malloy (1949)
Fuzz White (1947)
Mitch Chetkovich (1945)
Frank Kalin (1943)
Cy Blanton (1942)
Wes Ferrell (1941)
Fern Bell (1940)
Wayne Osborne (1936)
George Stumpf (1936)
Pete Donohue (1932)
Camp Skinner (1923)
Mike Regan (1919)
Ivan Bigler (1917)
George Hogan (1914)
Sam Frock (1911)
Howie Gregory (1911)
Bill Lelivelt (1910)
Irish McIlveen (1909)
Hub Knolls (1906)
Frosty Thomas (1905)
Bob Wood (1905)
Matt Broderick (1903)
Jim Sullivan (1898)
Varney Anderson (1896)
Parson Nicholson (1895)
Trick McSorley (1886)