August 23 in Baseball History

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

Born on August 23

Miles Mikolas (1988)
Zach Braddock (1987)
Marcus McBeth (1980)
Pat Strange (1980)
Prentice Redman (1979)
Chris Roberson (1979)
Mark DiFelice (1976)
Cole Liniak (1976)
Mark Bellhorn (1974)
Bobby Estalella (1974)
Alejandro Freire (1974)
Casey Blake (1973)
Raul Casanova (1972)
Allen McDill (1971)
Jeff Manto (1964)
Tony Ghelfi (1961)
Ed Hearn (1960)
Randy St. Claire (1960)
Julio Franco (1958)
Mike Boddicker (1957)
Jerry White (1952)
Ron Blomberg (1948)
Ed Barnowski (1943)
Al Montreuil (1943)
Dave Dowling (1942)
Danny Murphy (1942)
Marty Martinez (1941)
John Morris (1941)
John Romano (1934)
Zeke Bella (1930)
Sherm Lollar (1924)
George Kell (1922)
Dale Mitchell (1921)
Ken Holcombe (1918)
Ed Murphy (1918)
Rocky Stone (1918)
Jim Prendergast (1917)
Gil Torres (1915)
Nels Potter (1911)
Lonny Frey (1910)
Phil Page (1905)
Guy Bush (1901)
Cedric Durst (1896)
Roy Leslie (1894)
Sam White (1893)
Roy Crabb (1890)
Heinie Elder (1890)
Hal Schwenk (1890)
Ed Hallinan (1888)
Paul Meloan (1888)
Sled Allen (1886)
Red Downs (1883)
Lew Richie (1883)
Bob Lawson (1875)
Cowboy Jones (1874)
George Davis (1870)
Fred Andrus (1850)
John O'Rourke (1849)

Died on August 23

Bob Myrick (2012)
Bobby Herrera (2007)
Hank Borowy (2004)
Bobby Bonds (2003)
Hoyt Wilhelm (2002)
Guy Curtright (1997)
Buddy Hassett (1997)
Jim Prendergast (1994)
Jim Reninger (1993)
Charlie Robertson (1984)
Bubber Jonnard (1977)
Gene Ford (1973)
Doc Gautreau (1970)
Red Smith (1970)
Dutch Henry (1968)
Jack Leiper (1960)
Bill Breckinridge (1958)
Emil Batch (1926)
Bill George (1916)

Major League Debut on August 23

Kyle Lobstein (2014)
Nick Christiani (2013)
Cody Clark (2013)
Ryan Goins (2013)
Phillippe Aumont (2012)
Collin McHugh (2012)
Joel Carreno (2011)
Anthony Vasquez (2011)
Dirk Hayhurst (2008)
Jim Hoey (2006)
Scott Kazmir (2004)
Josh Bard (2002)
Jason Jennings (2001)
Rick Ankiel (1999)
Kevin McGehee (1993)
Hensley Meulens (1989)
Andres Galarraga (1985)
Butch Davis (1983)
John Moses (1982)
Fred Manrique (1981)
Larry Monroe (1976)
Matt Alexander (1973)
Steve Whitaker (1966)
Bill Oster (1954)
Barney Olsen (1941)
Al Blanche (1935)
Chick Starr (1935)
Art McLarney (1932)
Tige Stone (1923)
Elmer Pence (1922)
John Slappey (1920)
Wild Bill Luhrsen (1913)
Pat McGehee (1912)
Doc Moskiman (1910)
Cliff Curtis (1909)
Bill Dam (1909)
Frank Delahanty (1905)
Fred Holmes (1903)
Bill Miller (1902)
Joe Corbett (1895)
Hi Church (1890)
Fred Doe (1890)
Frank Shugart (1890)
Harry Decker (1884)
John Tilley (1882)
Dasher Troy (1881)
Gid Gardner (1879)
Foghorn Bradley (1876)
Will Foley (1875)

Last Game on August 23

David Aardsma (2015)
Kendall Graveman (2015)
Jason Motte (2015)
Eury Perez (2015)
Cord Phelps (2014)
Barret Browning (2012)
Brian Schneider (2012)
Julio Lugo (2011)
Alberto Arias (2009)
Cesar Carrillo (2009)
Damian Jackson (2006)
Luke Prokopec (2002)
Mark Carreon (1996)
Danny Clay (1988)
Doug Frobel (1987)
Tom Funk (1986)
Gary Allenson (1985)
Ron Musselman (1985)
Dave LaRoche (1983)
Ross Baumgarten (1982)
John Vukovich (1981)
Bob Burda (1972)
Sammy Esposito (1963)
Steve Bilko (1962)
Jackie Collum (1962)
Sammy White (1962)
Don Williams (1962)
Earl Torgeson (1961)
Yo-Yo Davalillo (1953)
Les Willis (1947)
Ival Goodman (1944)
Harry Boyles (1939)
Hi Bell (1934)
Sammy Hale (1930)
Hal Goldsmith (1929)
Clyde Barnhart (1928)
Jule Mallonee (1925)
Bill McCarren (1923)
John Jenkins (1922)
Elmer Pence (1922)
Dan Howley (1913)
Pat McGehee (1912)
Billy Campbell (1909)
Bill Dam (1909)
Jim Pastorius (1909)
Hosea Siner (1909)
Bill Miller (1902)
Harry Wilhelm (1899)
Jackie Hayes (1890)
Tom Forster (1886)
Dan Sheehan (1884)