July 4 in Baseball History

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

Born on July 4

Jared Hughes (1985)
Sergio Santos (1983)
Francisco Cruceta (1981)
Amauri Sanit (1979)
Jeff Harris (1974)
Jay Canizaro (1973)
Brendan Donnelly (1971)
Vinny Castilla (1967)
Jose Oquendo (1963)
Johnny Abrego (1962)
Jim Beattie (1954)
Dan Larson (1954)
Ed Armbrister (1948)
Wayne Nordhagen (1948)
Jim Minshall (1947)
Jim Nelson (1947)
Joe Henderson (1946)
Fred Rico (1944)
Hal Lanier (1942)
Gordon Seyfried (1937)
Bobby Malkmus (1931)
Babe Birrer (1929)
Bill Tremel (1929)
Bill Tuttle (1929)
Chuck Tanner (1928)
Loren Bain (1922)
Mike Palagyi (1917)
Ed Cotter (1904)
Mel Ingram (1904)
Dot Fulghum (1900)
Wes Kingdon (1900)
Bobby Murray (1898)
Stump Edington (1891)
Milt Reed (1890)
Duke Kenworthy (1886)
Lou Manske (1884)
Jack Warhop (1884)
George Mullin (1880)
Pinky Swander (1880)
Frank Millard (1865)
Fred Donovan (1864)
Jim McTamany (1863)
Louie Heilbroner (1861)
Mickey Welch (1859)
Chris Fulmer (1858)
Chief Roseman (1856)
Bill Sullivan (1853)
Jerry Turbidy (1852)
Levin Jones (1847)

Died on July 4

Earl Robinson (2014)
Wes Covington (2011)
Julio Gotay (2008)
Chet Hajduk (2006)
Cal Cooper (1994)
Tex Hoyle (1994)
Walter Stephenson (1993)
Oscar Roettger (1986)
Doyt Morris (1984)
Jack Martin (1980)
Joe Vance (1978)
Jack Compton (1974)
Walter Schmidt (1973)
Lew Drill (1969)
Jesse Purnell (1966)
Abe Kruger (1962)
Jake Hehl (1961)
Frank Parkinson (1960)
Jeff Sweeney (1947)
Chief Roseman (1938)
George Derby (1925)
John Pickett (1922)
Jimmy Mathison (1911)
Connie McGeehan (1907)
Frank Millard (1892)

Major League Debut on July 4

Jeff Ferrell (2015)
Ryan Lollis (2015)
David Rollins (2015)
Joey Terdoslavich (2013)
Cole Garner (2011)
Reid Brignac (2008)
Nick Hundley (2008)
Jason Perry (2008)
Garrett Olson (2007)
Wes Littleton (2006)
Justin Verlander (2005)
Chris Burke (2004)
Cody Ross (2003)
Brent Butler (2001)
Jon Garland (2000)
Keith McDonald (2000)
Jimmy Anderson (1999)
John McDonald (1999)
Jin Ho Cho (1998)
Danny Klassen (1998)
Matt Whisenant (1997)
Brad Holman (1993)
Jim Austin (1991)
Reggie Harris (1990)
Kevin Tapani (1989)
Mike Campbell (1987)
Kurt Kepshire (1984)
Guy Hoffman (1979)
Craig Minetto (1978)
Julio Cruz (1977)
Chuck Hockenbery (1975)
Bruce Ellingsen (1974)
Eddie Bane (1973)
Jim Kremmel (1973)
Bruce Kison (1971)
Rich Barry (1969)
Andy Messersmith (1968)
Sparky Lyle (1967)
Bob Hale (1955)
Laurin Pepper (1954)
Hal Raether (1954)
Murray Wall (1950)
Johnny Antonelli (1948)
Marv Rotblatt (1948)
Don Hendrickson (1945)
Mike Modak (1945)
Bob Barthelson (1944)
Russ Derry (1944)
Bob Finley (1943)
Eddie Collins (1939)
Don Lang (1938)
Gene Connell (1931)
Billy Urbanski (1931)
Marty Lang (1930)
Greg Mulleavy (1930)
Jim Cronin (1929)
Sam Dailey (1929)
Bill Cronin (1928)
Ray Foley (1928)
Rudy Leopold (1928)
Ed Walsh (1928)
Les Sweetland (1927)
Joe Dawson (1924)
Broadway Jones (1923)
Lance Richbourg (1921)
Ginger Shinault (1921)
Jack Wieneke (1921)
Lefty Wolf (1921)
Vern Spencer (1920)
Gene Robertson (1919)
William Pierson (1918)
Mule Watson (1918)
John Russell (1917)
Frank Madden (1914)
Bill Hall (1913)
Dave Morey (1913)
Ken Nash (1912)
Bill Otis (1912)
Rafael Almeida (1911)
Ed Klepfer (1911)
Lee Magee (1911)
Armando Marsans (1911)
Ed Wilkinson (1911)
Irish McIlveen (1906)
George Stovall (1904)
Ed High (1901)
Larry Hoffman (1901)
Arlie Pond (1895)
Ed Clark (1886)
Bill Collver (1885)
Joe Visner (1885)
Frank Berkelbach (1884)
Frank Olin (1884)
Pat Scanlon (1884)
Charlie Ingraham (1883)
Monk Cline (1882)
John Russ (1882)
Nat Jewett (1872)

Last Game on July 4

Kevin Correia (2015)
Ramon Flores (2015)
Ryan Pressly (2015)
Donnie Murphy (2014)
B. J. Rosenberg (2014)
Ryan Wheeler (2014)
Brandon Lyon (2013)
Ryan Reid (2013)
Fernando Tatis (2010)
Jeff Bailey (2009)
Ryan Bukvich (2008)
Kevin Reese (2006)
Mike Maddux (2000)
Matt Ruebel (1998)
Tommy Greene (1997)
Mike Huff (1996)
Jeff Grotewold (1995)
Bruce Walton (1994)
John Orton (1993)
Freddie Toliver (1993)
Jose Segura (1991)
Tom Lawless (1990)
Mike Norris (1990)
Bill Dawley (1989)
DeWayne Vaughn (1988)
Ron Mathis (1987)
Gorman Heimueller (1984)
Rich Murray (1983)
Dennis Blair (1980)
Don Collins (1980)
Ron Schueler (1979)
Luis Peraza (1969)
Howie Bedell (1968)
Bob Sadowski (1966)
Ted Sadowski (1962)
Jim Hegan (1960)
Dick Brodowski (1959)
Willard Nixon (1958)
Nick Koback (1955)
Max Lanier (1953)
Joe Hatten (1952)
Milt Nielsen (1951)
Charlie Cuellar (1950)
Ray Shore (1949)
Ed Bahr (1947)
Eddie Basinski (1947)
Johnny Rigney (1947)
Gene Thompson (1947)
Loren Bain (1945)
Al Gardella (1945)
Joe Mack (1945)
Joe Rullo (1944)
Bert Kuczynski (1943)
Wally Berger (1940)
Slick Castleman (1939)
Monte Weaver (1939)
Art Kenney (1938)
Buck Marrow (1938)
Paul Kardow (1936)
Irv Jeffries (1934)
Bill Henderson (1930)
John Freeman (1927)
Marty Karow (1927)
Fred Carisch (1923)
Goldie Rapp (1923)
Roy Walker (1922)
Lynn Brenton (1921)
Jimmie Keenan (1921)
Chippy Gaw (1920)
Roy Hansen (1918)
Wheezer Dell (1917)
Cy Falkenberg (1917)
Pat French (1917)
Ben Taylor (1912)
Elmer Flick (1910)
Jack Gilligan (1910)
Harley Young (1908)
Tom O'Hara (1907)
War Sanders (1904)
Bill Hoffer (1901)
Al Lukens (1894)
John Ricks (1894)
Harry Lyons (1893)
Pop Snyder (1891)
Jim Andrews (1890)
Frank Gilmore (1888)
Alex McKinnon (1887)
Ed Bagley (1885)
Bill Collver (1885)
Charlie Robinson (1885)
Fred Andrus (1884)
Tug Thompson (1884)
Charlie Ingraham (1883)
Charlie Mason (1883)
John Russ (1882)
John Lowry (1875)
McCloskey (1875)
Tom Oran (1875)
Larry Ressler (1875)
Bill Allison (1872)
Harry Berthrong (1871)