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1912 Major League Baseball Died this Year

Rk Name Yrs From To ASG WAR/pos G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS Date of Death Died
1 Gus Alberts 3 1884 1891 0 0.5 120 487 426 62 84 10 6 1 50 27 52 61 .197 .298 .256 .554 May 7 Idaho Springs, CO, United States
2 Doc Amole 2 1897 1898 0 -0.4 18 52 48 5 5 0 0 0 5 0 2 7 .104 .173 .104 .277 Mar 9 Wilmington, DE, United States
3 Tug Arundel 4 1882 1888 0 -1.8 76 277 260 21 45 4 1 0 16 9 16 22 .173 .224 .196 .420 Sep 5 Romulus, NY, United States
4 Al Barker 1 1871 1871 0 0.0 1 5 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 .250 .400 .250 .650 Sep 15 Rockford, IL, United States
5 Sam Barkley 6 1884 1889 0 8.5 582 2517 2329 362 602 125 39 10 231 51 176 95 .258 .314 .359 .672 Apr 20 Wheeling, WV, United States
6 Bill Boyd 4 1872 1875 0 2.0 146 676 666 94 192 30 9 3 91 6 3 10 13 .288 .299 .374 .673 Oct 1 Jamaica, NY, United States
7 Josh Bunce 1 1877 1877 0 -0.1 1 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 Apr 28 Brooklyn, NY, United States
8 Cupid Childs 13 1888 1901 0 44.3 1457 6766 5622 1214 1721 205 101 20 743 269 991 228 .306 .416 .389 .805 Nov 8 Baltimore, MD, United States
9 Jim Conway 3 1884 1889 0 -0.8 57 208 202 17 37 2 2 0 12 1 3 26 .183 .207 .213 .420 Dec 21 Clifton Heights, PA, United States
10 Fred Corey 7 1878 1885 0 2.7 432 1803 1738 239 427 70 43 7 124 60 70 .246 .273 .348 .620 Nov 27 Providence, RI, United States
11 Jim Doyle 2 1910 1911 0 3.3 137 548 485 70 135 25 12 5 63 19 40 56 .278 .336 .410 .746 Feb 1 Syracuse, NY, United States
12 Pembroke Finlayson 2 1908 1909 0 -0.1 2 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 Mar 6 Brooklyn, NY, United States
13 Bill Finley 1 1886 1886 0 -0.6 13 45 44 2 8 0 0 0 5 2 1 8 .182 .200 .182 .382 Oct 6 Asbury Park, NJ, United States
14 Cherokee Fisher 8 1871 1878 0 -2.3 252 1167 1155 179 273 28 10 3 141 10 11 12 34 .236 .244 .286 .530 Sep 26 New York, NY, United States
15 Hank Gehring 2 1907 1908 0 0.6 25 54 49 9 12 3 1 1 10 1 5 11 .245 .315 .408 .723 Apr 18 Kansas City, MO, United States
16 Jim Gilman 1 1893 1893 0 -0.0 2 7 7 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 .286 .286 .286 .571 Dec 21 Cleveland, OH, United States
17 Ed Green 1 1890 1890 0 -0.5 39 142 126 15 15 1 1 0 5 7 13 .119 .218 .143 .361 Nov 1 Philadelphia, PA, United States
18 Jim Green 1 1884 1884 0 -0.2 10 36 36 4 5 1 0 0 0 .139 .139 .167 .306 Dec 12 Cleveland, OH, United States
19 Heinie Heitmuller 2 1909 1910 0 1.7 95 360 321 47 87 11 10 0 22 13 25 45 .271 .330 .368 .697 Oct 8 Los Angeles, CA, United States
20 Harry Keener 1 1896 1896 0 0.2 16 52 51 6 16 4 0 0 7 3 1 6 .314 .327 .392 .719 Mar 25 Easton, PA, United States
21 Ed Kenna 1 1902 1902 0 -0.1 2 8 8 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .125 .125 .250 .375 Mar 22 Grant, FL, United States
22 Ed Kennedy 1 1884 1884 0 -0.1 13 49 48 6 10 1 1 0 1 .208 .224 .271 .495 Dec 22 Cheyenne, WY, United States
23 George Knight 1 1875 1875 0 -0.1 1 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 Oct 4 Lakeville, CT, United States
24 Jimmy Knowles 5 1884 1892 0 3.8 357 1481 1388 185 334 40 28 9 132 83 89 83 .241 .288 .329 .618 Feb 11 Jersey City, NJ, United States
25 Leonidas Lee 1 1877 1877 0 0.1 4 18 18 0 5 1 0 0 0 0 1 .278 .278 .333 .611 Jun 11 Hendersonville, NC, United States
26 Harry Lyons 6 1887 1893 0 -2.2 407 1815 1713 246 401 31 21 7 198 120 97 83 .234 .277 .289 .566 Jun 29 Mauricetown, NJ, United States
27 Lefty Marr 4 1886 1891 0 6.7 363 1626 1445 244 417 54 35 2 186 92 166 80 .289 .368 .379 .746 Jan 11 New Britain, CT, United States
28 Frank Murphy 1 1901 1901 0 -1.7 80 322 306 23 67 8 3 1 26 8 10 36 .219 .246 .275 .521 Nov 4 Central Islip, NY, United States
29 Dennis O'Neill 1 1893 1893 0 -0.2 7 29 25 3 3 0 0 0 2 3 4 0 .120 .241 .120 .361 Nov 15 Rushville, IN, United States
30 Lou Polchow 1 1902 1902 0 -0.1 1 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 Aug 15 Good Thunder, MN, United States
31 John Rainey 2 1887 1890 0 0.0 59 258 224 35 56 8 1 1 32 12 29 21 .250 .349 .308 .657 Nov 11 Detroit, MI, United States
32 Bugs Raymond 6 1904 1911 0 -0.3 136 292 263 12 42 4 3 0 14 1 16 87 .160 .211 .198 .408 Sep 7 Chicago, IL, United States
33 John Russ 1 1882 1882 0 0.0 1 3 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .667 Jan 18 Louisville, KY, United States
34 Ed Sales 1 1890 1890 0 -0.1 51 208 189 19 43 7 3 1 23 3 16 15 .228 .298 .312 .610 Aug 10 New Haven, CT, United States
35 John Skopec 2 1901 1903 0 0.2 15 47 43 4 12 0 1 1 5 1 2 12 .279 .311 .395 .706 Oct 20 Chicago, IL, United States
36 Charlie Sprague 3 1887 1890 0 -0.6 60 239 219 27 50 5 6 1 20 11 17 2 .228 .293 .320 .613 Dec 31 Des Moines, IA, United States
37 Ace Stewart 1 1895 1895 0 -0.9 97 408 365 52 88 8 10 8 76 14 39 40 .241 .314 .384 .698 Apr 17 Terre Haute, IN, United States
38 Ed Taylor 1 1903 1903 0 -0.0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 Jan 31 Dallas, TX, United States
39 Bill Tobin 1 1880 1880 0 -1.1 38 156 152 15 24 1 1 0 11 4 25 .158 .179 .178 .357 Oct 10 Hartford, CT, United States
40 Dick Van Zant 1 1888 1888 0 0.1 10 33 31 1 8 1 0 0 1 1 1 6 .258 .303 .290 .593 Aug 6 Richmond, IN, United States
41 Charlie Waitt 4 1875 1883 0 -1.6 113 422 406 36 67 14 0 0 14 3 2 16 11 .165 .197 .200 .396 Oct 21 San Francisco, CA, United States
42 Piggy Ward 6 1883 1894 0 3.5 221 963 780 172 223 23 16 1 90 86 156 73 .286 .419 .360 .779 Oct 23 Hollidaysburg, PA, United States

Pitching

Batters Above / Managers Below
Rk Name Yrs From To ASG WAR W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP Date of Death Died
1 Doc Amole 2 1897 1898 0 0.0 4 10 .286 4.75 18 12 5 10 0 0 119.1 150 91 63 0 39 30 12 0 4 544 1.584 Mar 9 Wilmington, DE, United States
2 Bill Boyd 4 1872 1875 0 -0.1 0 0 0.00 1 0 1 0 0 0 1.2 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 9 2.400 Oct 1 Jamaica, NY, United States
3 Jim Conway 3 1884 1889 0 3.1 22 29 .431 3.64 56 52 4 44 0 0 452.2 485 332 183 16 107 140 17 0 36 1960 1.308 Dec 21 Clifton Heights, PA, United States
4 Fred Corey 7 1878 1885 0 2.4 27 46 .370 3.32 93 74 17 59 3 2 656.1 764 456 242 19 98 168 0 0 47 2870 1.313 Nov 27 Providence, RI, United States
5 Pembroke Finlayson 2 1908 1909 0 -0.4 0 0 11.05 2 0 1 0 0 0 7.1 7 9 9 0 8 2 0 0 0 42 2.045 Mar 6 Brooklyn, NY, United States
6 Cherokee Fisher 8 1871 1878 0 18.4 56 84 .400 2.61 165 141 26 126 4 3 1326.0 1547 1092 385 17 80 123 0 66 6077 1.227 Sep 26 New York, NY, United States
7 Hank Gehring 2 1907 1908 0 -0.4 3 8 .273 3.91 18 10 7 8 2 0 92.0 101 52 40 1 16 31 3 0 3 375 1.272 Apr 18 Kansas City, MO, United States
8 Ed Green 1 1890 1890 0 -2.4 7 15 .318 5.80 25 22 3 20 1 1 191.0 267 184 123 4 94 56 6 0 19 933 1.890 Nov 1 Philadelphia, PA, United States
9 Harry Keener 1 1896 1896 0 -0.7 3 11 .214 5.88 16 13 2 11 0 0 113.1 144 102 74 5 39 28 9 0 2 517 1.615 Mar 25 Easton, PA, United States
10 Ed Kenna 1 1902 1902 0 -0.3 1 1 .500 5.29 2 1 1 1 0 0 17.0 19 15 10 1 11 5 1 0 0 79 1.765 Mar 22 Grant, FL, United States
11 George Knight 1 1875 1875 0 0.1 1 0 1.000 3.00 1 1 0 1 0 0 9.0 12 6 3 0 0 0 0 0 41 1.333 Oct 4 Lakeville, CT, United States
12 Harry Lyons 6 1887 1893 0 -0.3 0 0 12.27 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.2 8 7 5 0 1 2 0 0 2 20 2.455 Jun 29 Mauricetown, NJ, United States
13 Lou Polchow 1 1902 1902 0 -0.0 0 1 .000 5.63 1 1 0 1 0 0 8.0 9 5 5 0 4 2 0 0 0 36 1.625 Aug 15 Good Thunder, MN, United States
14 Bugs Raymond 6 1904 1911 0 7.3 45 57 .441 2.49 136 95 29 57 9 2 854.2 724 360 236 15 282 401 33 0 22 3399 1.177 Sep 7 Chicago, IL, United States
15 John Russ 1 1882 1882 0 0.1 0 0 3.00 1 0 1 0 0 0 3.0 3 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 13 1.333 Jan 18 Louisville, KY, United States
16 John Skopec 2 1901 1903 0 0.5 8 5 .615 3.26 15 14 0 9 0 0 107.2 108 61 39 1 58 38 10 0 9 485 1.542 Oct 20 Chicago, IL, United States
17 Charlie Sprague 3 1887 1890 0 0.1 10 7 .588 4.51 24 17 5 13 0 0 161.2 162 130 81 1 101 76 24 0 20 763 1.627 Dec 31 Des Moines, IA, United States
18 Ed Taylor 1 1903 1903 0 0.2 0 0 0.00 1 0 1 0 0 0 3.0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 12 0.000 Jan 31 Dallas, TX, United States
Totals 52 1871 1911 0 27.6 187 274 .406 3.27 576 453 103 360 19 8 4127.1 4514 2906 1499 80 939 1103 115 0 231 18175 1.333
Rk Mgr Yrs From To W L W-L% G>.500 G BestFin WrstFin AvRk Date of Death Died
1 Sam Barkley 1 1888 1888 21 36 .368 -15 58 8 8 8.0
2 Bill Boyd 1 1875 1875 0 2 .000 -2 2 12 12 12.0
Totals 2 1875 1888 21 38 .356 -17 60 8 12 8.1