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1915 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 Jack Allen 1 1879 1879 0 -0.9 27 110 108 14 16 3 2 0 7 2 14 .148 .164 .213 .377 Apr 21 Girard, PA, United States
2 George Baker 4 1883 1886 0 -1.3 126 488 474 45 74 6 0 0 5 0 14 29 .156 .180 .169 .349 Jan 29 St. Louis, MO, United States
3 Jersey Bakley 6 1883 1891 0 -1.0 222 813 727 70 111 12 4 2 33 2 83 154 .153 .242 .188 .431 Feb 17 Philadelphia, PA, United States
4 Art Ball 2 1894 1898 0 0.0 33 94 84 7 16 2 0 0 8 2 7 11 .190 .261 .214 .475 Dec 26 Chicago, IL, United States
5 Ross Barnes 9 1871 1881 0 27.9 499 2507 2391 698 860 146 47 6 346 103 27 116 65 .360 .389 .468 .857 Feb 5 Chicago, IL, United States
6 Tommy Beals 6 1871 1880 0 0.8 123 547 539 109 131 15 16 0 64 6 1 8 11 .243 .254 .330 .584 Oct 2 San Francisco, CA, United States
7 Tom Berry 1 1871 1871 0 -0.0 1 4 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .500 Jun 6 Chester, PA, United States
8 John Carbine 2 1875 1876 0 -0.4 17 61 61 3 7 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 1 .115 .115 .115 .230 Sep 11 Forest Park, IL, United States
9 John Coleman 1 1890 1890 0 0.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Jan 27 Bristol, PA, United States
10 William Coon 2 1875 1876 0 -0.9 58 234 232 31 52 5 1 0 23 1 0 2 4 .224 .231 .254 .485 Aug 30 Burlington, NJ, United States
11 Phil Coridan 1 1884 1884 0 -0.1 2 7 7 1 1 0 0 0 0 .143 .143 .143 .286 Jul 1 Indianapolis, IN, United States
12 Pat Crisham 1 1899 1899 0 0.3 53 178 172 23 50 5 3 0 20 4 4 10 .291 .311 .355 .665 Jun 12 Syracuse, NY, United States
13 Ed Cushman 6 1883 1890 0 -1.1 147 535 489 47 78 7 4 0 30 6 43 27 .160 .232 .190 .422 Sep 26 Erie, PA, United States
14 Mike DePangher 1 1884 1884 0 -0.1 4 11 10 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 3 .200 .273 .200 .473 Jul 7 San Francisco, CA, United States
15 Jim Donnelly 11 1884 1898 0 1.7 654 2597 2388 322 549 56 28 2 237 173 169 154 .230 .285 .279 .565 Mar 15 Meriden, CT, United States
16 John Doyle 1 1882 1882 0 -0.1 3 11 11 0 2 0 0 0 0 .182 .182 .182 .364 Dec 24 Providence, RI, United States
17 Charlie Faust 1 1911 1911 0 0.1 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1.000 Jun 18 Fort Steilacoom, WA, United States
18 Frank Figgemeier 1 1894 1894 0 0.0 1 4 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .667 Apr 15 St. Louis, MO, United States
19 Wally Goldsmith 4 1871 1875 0 -1.2 42 188 184 15 34 3 0 0 18 0 0 4 4 .185 .202 .201 .403 Sep 16 Washington, DC, United States
20 Marc Hall 3 1910 1914 0 -0.9 63 91 83 2 6 1 0 0 3 0 0 1 22 .072 .094 .084 .178 Feb 24 Joplin, MO, United States
21 John Hofford 2 1885 1886 0 0.2 12 45 42 5 11 3 1 0 5 2 3 .262 .311 .381 .692 Dec 16 Philadelphia, PA, United States
22 Otis Johnson 1 1911 1911 0 1.1 71 262 209 21 49 9 6 3 36 12 39 42 .234 .363 .378 .741 Nov 9 Johnson City, NY, United States
23 Brickyard Kennedy 12 1892 1903 0 2.9 414 1342 1279 151 334 51 21 1 148 13 43 95 .261 .286 .336 .622 Sep 23 Bellaire, OH, United States
24 Chuck Lauer 3 1884 1890 0 -0.8 19 68 68 8 10 1 0 0 3 0 0 5 .147 .147 .162 .309 May 4 Buffalo, NY, United States
25 Art McGovern 1 1905 1905 0 -0.3 15 50 44 1 5 1 0 0 1 0 4 5 .114 .204 .136 .340 Nov 14 Danvers, MA, United States
26 Russ McKelvy 2 1878 1882 0 0.2 64 262 257 33 57 4 3 2 36 5 38 .222 .237 .284 .521 Oct 19 Omaha, NE, United States
27 Larry McKeon 3 1884 1886 0 -1.1 125 456 455 52 92 13 5 0 17 0 1 2 .202 .204 .253 .457 Jul 18 Indianapolis, IN, United States
28 George Moolic 1 1886 1886 0 -0.6 16 58 56 9 8 3 0 0 2 0 2 17 .143 .172 .196 .369 Feb 19 Lawrence, MA, United States
29 Martin Mullen 1 1872 1872 0 -0.1 1 4 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 Oct 27 Cleveland, OH, United States
30 Danny Murphy 1 1892 1892 0 -0.2 8 31 26 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 5 4 .115 .258 .115 .373 Dec 14 Brooklyn, NY, United States
31 Tony Murphy 1 1884 1884 0 0.0 1 3 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .667 Dec 15 New York, NY, United States
32 Bert Myers 3 1896 1900 0 -0.4 160 660 592 66 150 14 12 0 52 11 56 42 .253 .321 .318 .639 Oct 12 Washington, DC, United States
33 Tip O'Neill 10 1883 1892 0 27.8 1052 4712 4248 879 1385 222 92 52 757 161 420 194 .326 .392 .458 .851 Dec 31 Montreal, QC, Canada
34 Dave Orr 8 1883 1890 0 27.9 791 3411 3289 536 1125 198 108 37 627 66 98 86 .342 .366 .502 .867 Jun 2 Richmond Hill, NY, United States
35 Oscar Purner 1 1895 1895 0 -0.0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 Dec 4 Douglas, AZ, United States
36 Bill Reidy 6 1896 1904 0 -1.1 86 270 245 19 39 0 1 0 13 4 15 57 .159 .214 .167 .381 Oct 14 Lakewood, OH, United States
37 Charlie Reising 1 1884 1884 0 -0.1 2 9 8 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .111 .000 .111 Jul 26 Louisville, KY, United States
38 Rabbit Robinson 3 1903 1910 0 2.1 206 787 700 71 156 23 14 1 58 30 63 50 .223 .294 .300 .594 Apr 9 Waterbury, CT, United States
39 Al Spalding HOF 8 1871 1878 0 6.8 411 1988 1959 417 613 86 19 2 338 18 3 29 26 .313 .323 .379 .702 Sep 9 San Diego, CA, United States
40 Adonis Terry 14 1884 1897 0 3.4 667 2555 2389 314 594 76 54 15 287 106 146 167 .249 .295 .344 .639 Feb 24 Milwaukee, WI, United States
41 Blaine Thomas 1 1911 1911 0 0.0 2 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 .500 1.000 Aug 21 Payson, AZ, United States
42 Red Waller 1 1909 1909 0 0.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Feb 9 Secaucus, NJ, 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 Jersey Bakley 6 1883 1891 0 1.9 76 125 .378 3.66 215 204 11 191 7 0 1782.2 1909 1321 725 43 564 669 37 0 152 7887 1.387 Feb 17 Philadelphia, PA, United States
2 Ross Barnes 9 1871 1881 0 -0.4 0 0 20.25 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.1 7 8 3 0 0 0 0 0 13 5.250 Feb 5 Chicago, IL, United States
3 John Coleman 1 1890 1890 0 -0.3 0 1 .000 21.60 1 1 0 0 0 0 1.2 4 8 4 0 3 2 0 0 2 12 4.200 Jan 27 Bristol, PA, United States
4 William Coon 2 1875 1876 0 -0.2 0 0 5.14 2 0 2 0 0 0 7.0 9 8 4 0 0 0 0 0 35 1.286 Aug 30 Burlington, NJ, United States
5 Ed Cushman 6 1883 1890 0 4.3 62 81 .434 3.86 147 145 3 137 4 1 1225.2 1264 847 525 23 359 607 26 3 79 5352 1.324 Sep 26 Erie, PA, United States
6 John Doyle 1 1882 1882 0 -0.9 0 3 .000 2.63 3 3 0 3 0 0 24.0 41 33 7 0 3 5 0 1 119 1.833 Dec 24 Providence, RI, United States
7 Charlie Faust 1 1911 1911 0 0.0 0 0 4.50 2 0 2 0 0 0 2.0 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 1.000 Jun 18 Fort Steilacoom, WA, United States
8 Frank Figgemeier 1 1894 1894 0 -0.3 0 1 .000 11.25 1 1 0 1 0 0 8.0 12 14 10 1 4 2 3 0 0 42 2.000 Apr 15 St. Louis, MO, United States
9 Marc Hall 3 1910 1914 0 1.0 15 25 .375 3.25 63 36 19 14 1 0 301.2 292 150 109 2 137 112 5 0 11 1240 1.422 Feb 24 Joplin, MO, United States
10 John Hofford 2 1885 1886 0 -0.9 3 9 .250 4.16 12 12 0 12 0 0 106.0 116 82 49 2 49 46 2 1 14 490 1.557 Dec 16 Philadelphia, PA, United States
11 Brickyard Kennedy 12 1892 1903 0 32.2 187 159 .540 3.96 406 354 49 294 13 9 3030.0 3282 1863 1332 94 1203 799 68 1 87 13285 1.480 Sep 23 Bellaire, OH, United States
12 Chuck Lauer 3 1884 1890 0 -0.8 0 2 .000 7.58 3 3 0 2 0 0 19.0 23 25 16 0 9 8 3 0 7 95 1.684 May 4 Buffalo, NY, United States
13 Russ McKelvy 2 1878 1882 0 -0.6 0 2 .000 2.16 4 1 3 1 0 0 25.0 38 23 6 1 3 3 0 3 121 1.640 Oct 19 Omaha, NE, United States
14 Larry McKeon 3 1884 1886 0 4.1 46 64 .418 3.71 116 115 1 110 4 0 979.0 979 643 404 31 206 474 34 1 58 4183 1.210 Jul 18 Indianapolis, IN, United States
15 Tip O'Neill 10 1883 1892 0 -2.2 16 16 .500 3.39 36 33 3 29 0 0 289.0 307 224 109 8 115 91 4 0 47 1319 1.460 Dec 31 Montreal, QC, Canada
16 Dave Orr 8 1883 1890 0 -0.5 0 0 7.20 3 0 3 0 0 0 10.0 11 13 8 2 5 1 0 0 2 49 1.600 Jun 2 Richmond Hill, NY, United States
17 Oscar Purner 1 1895 1895 0 -0.0 0 0 9.00 1 0 1 0 0 0 2.0 4 2 2 1 3 0 0 0 0 13 3.500 Dec 4 Douglas, AZ, United States
18 Bill Reidy 6 1896 1904 0 3.7 27 41 .397 4.17 79 66 12 55 3 2 601.2 740 366 279 15 106 109 30 1 11 2596 1.406 Oct 14 Lakewood, OH, United States
19 Al Spalding HOF 8 1871 1878 0 52.2 252 65 .795 2.13 347 325 31 279 24 13 2886.1 3280 1790 684 15 164 248 2 104 12724 1.193 Sep 9 San Diego, CA, United States
20 Adonis Terry 14 1884 1897 0 28.2 197 196 .501 3.74 440 406 33 367 17 6 3514.1 3525 2303 1460 76 1298 1553 148 1 206 15413 1.372 Feb 24 Milwaukee, WI, United States
21 Blaine Thomas 1 1911 1911 0 0.1 0 0 0.00 2 2 0 0 0 0 4.2 3 2 0 0 7 0 1 0 0 19 2.143 Aug 21 Payson, AZ, United States
22 Red Waller 1 1909 1909 0 -0.2 0 0 0.00 1 0 1 0 0 0 1.0 3 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 8 3.000 Feb 9 Secaucus, NJ, United States
Totals 101 1871 1914 0 120.4 881 790 .527 3.48 1885 1707 174 1495 73 31 14822.0 15851 9728 5737 314 4238 4730 362 10 784 65023 4.200
Rk Mgr Yrs From To W L W-L% G>.500 G BestFin WrstFin AvRk Date of Death Died
1 Ormond Butler 1 1883 1883 17 36 .321 -19 53 7 7 7.0
2 Tim Hurst 1 1898 1898 39 111 .260 -72 154 12 12 12.0
3 Dave Orr 1 1887 1887 3 5 .375 -2 8 7 7 7.0
4 Al Spalding HOF 2 1876 1877 78 47 .624 31 126 1 5 2.9
Totals 5 1876 1898 137 199 .408 -62 341 1 12 7.7