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1923 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 Henry Adkinson 1 1895 1895 0 0.0 1 5 5 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .400 .400 .400 .800 May 1 Salt Lake City, UT, United States
2 Goat Anderson 1 1907 1907 0 0.3 127 510 413 73 85 3 1 1 12 27 80 44 .206 .343 .225 .568 Mar 15 South Bend, IN, United States
3 Bill Annis 1 1884 1884 0 -0.9 27 96 96 17 17 2 0 0 3 0 8 .177 .177 .198 .375 Jun 10 Kennebunkport, ME, United States
4 Jack Barnett 1 1907 1907 0 0.1 59 232 206 18 49 8 4 0 12 5 15 33 .238 .296 .316 .611 Sep 3 Modoc County, CA, United States
5 Buck Becannon 3 1884 1887 0 0.1 12 43 41 3 10 0 0 0 2 0 1 2 .244 .279 .244 .523 Nov 5 New York, NY, United States
6 Harry Billiard 3 1908 1915 0 -0.1 52 54 50 1 10 1 0 0 4 1 2 17 .200 .231 .220 .451 Jun 3 Wooster, OH, United States
7 Jim Britt 2 1872 1873 0 -0.6 91 408 395 55 88 10 0 0 24 1 2 13 19 .223 .248 .248 .496 Feb 28 San Francisco, CA, United States
8 Jay Budd 1 1890 1890 0 -0.1 1 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 Aug 22 Cleveland, OH, United States
9 Cliff Carroll 11 1882 1893 0 8.5 991 4380 3972 729 995 125 47 31 423 197 361 290 .251 .320 .329 .649 Jun 12 Portland, OR, United States
10 Harry Clarke 1 1889 1889 0 -0.1 1 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 Mar 3 Los Angeles, CA, United States
11 Fred Cooke 1 1897 1897 0 0.1 5 21 17 2 5 2 0 0 3 0 3 1 .294 .400 .412 .812 Jan 22 Gallipolis, OH, United States
12 Bill Day 2 1889 1890 0 -0.6 14 43 43 2 2 0 0 0 3 0 0 6 .047 .047 .047 .093 Aug 16 Wilmington, DE, United States
13 Bill Donovan 18 1898 1918 0 1.0 459 1440 1302 142 251 30 11 7 93 36 0 77 342 .193 .241 .249 .490 Dec 9 Forsyth, NY, United States
14 Joe Ellick 4 1875 1884 0 -1.6 116 506 487 77 106 12 0 0 2 1 0 19 4 .218 .247 .242 .489 Apr 21 Kansas City, MO, United States
15 Claude Elliott 2 1904 1905 0 0.1 22 46 45 6 9 0 1 1 2 1 1 10 .200 .217 .311 .529 Jun 21 Pardeeville, WI, United States
16 Jay Faatz 4 1884 1890 0 0.5 298 1217 1135 159 274 24 12 3 105 93 39 67 .241 .293 .292 .584 Apr 10 Syracuse, NY, United States
17 Jim Gill 1 1889 1889 0 -0.1 2 9 8 2 2 1 0 0 1 1 1 2 .250 .333 .375 .708 Apr 10 Beaver Falls, PA, United States
18 Bill Grevell 1 1919 1919 0 -0.1 5 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .000 .000 .000 .000 Jun 21 Philadelphia, PA, United States
19 George Hall 7 1871 1877 0 10.4 365 1708 1671 377 538 68 54 13 252 20 7 37 29 .322 .337 .451 .787 Jun 11 Ridgewood, NY, United States
20 Ducky Hemp 2 1887 1890 0 -0.4 31 128 117 11 25 2 2 0 5 4 9 12 .214 .281 .265 .546 Mar 3 St. Louis, MO, United States
21 Marty Hogan 2 1894 1895 0 -0.9 40 154 141 17 34 4 4 0 18 11 7 17 .241 .282 .326 .608 Aug 15 Youngstown, OH, United States
22 Mortimer Hogan 3 1884 1888 0 1.6 121 526 426 88 88 23 7 0 29 42 87 73 .207 .357 .293 .651 Mar 17 Chicago, IL, United States
23 Fred House 1 1913 1913 0 -0.2 19 11 10 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 7 .000 .091 .000 .091 Nov 16 Kansas City, MO, United States
24 Tom Jones 8 1902 1910 0 10.4 1058 4289 3847 340 964 122 34 4 336 149 193 204 .251 .294 .303 .597 Jun 19 Danville, PA, United States
25 Willie Keeler HOF 19 1892 1910 0 54.0 2123 9610 8591 1719 2932 241 145 33 810 495 524 136 .341 .388 .415 .802 Jan 1 Brooklyn, NY, United States
26 George Keerl 1 1875 1875 0 -0.2 6 23 23 2 3 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 2 .130 .130 .130 .261 Sep 9 Marinette, WI, United States
27 Frank Keffer 1 1890 1890 0 -0.0 2 7 7 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .143 .143 .143 .286 Apr 17 Harrisburg, PA, United States
28 Nate Kellogg 1 1885 1885 0 -0.2 5 18 17 4 2 1 0 0 0 1 5 .118 .167 .176 .343 Jul 19 Brooklyn, NY, United States
29 Gene Krapp 4 1911 1915 0 0.4 130 278 243 25 44 8 3 0 14 3 0 25 78 .181 .260 .239 .499 Apr 13 Detroit, MI, United States
30 Jack Lynch 7 1881 1890 0 -1.8 226 845 792 75 137 20 5 0 28 7 51 26 .173 .225 .211 .436 Apr 20 Bronx, NY, United States
31 Willard Mains 3 1888 1896 0 0.3 45 130 124 17 32 4 2 1 15 2 6 14 .258 .292 .347 .639 May 23 Bridgton, ME, United States
32 Warren McLaughlin 3 1900 1903 0 0.2 7 24 23 1 7 2 0 0 3 1 1 3 .304 .333 .391 .725 Oct 22 Plainfield, NJ, United States
33 Frank McManus 3 1899 1904 0 -0.0 14 37 35 3 8 1 0 0 2 3 2 6 .229 .270 .257 .527 Sep 1 Syracuse, NY, United States
34 George Meakim 4 1890 1895 0 -0.0 40 113 100 10 17 1 0 0 9 8 10 4 .170 .265 .180 .445 Feb 17 Queens, NY, United States
35 John Meister 2 1886 1887 0 -0.3 84 366 344 59 79 13 5 3 42 10 20 12 .230 .276 .323 .599 Jan 28 Philadelphia, PA, United States
36 Dots Miller 12 1909 1921 0 18.5 1589 6480 5805 711 1526 232 108 32 715 177 43 391 503 .263 .314 .357 .671 Sep 5 Saranac Lake, NY, United States
37 Jocko Milligan 10 1884 1893 0 20.6 772 3210 2964 440 848 189 50 49 497 41 210 190 .286 .341 .433 .774 Aug 29 Philadelphia, PA, United States
38 Jack Nabors 3 1915 1917 0 -0.7 52 89 85 1 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 45 .106 .136 .106 .242 Oct 29 Wilton, AL, United States
39 Frank Pears 2 1889 1893 0 -0.2 4 13 13 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 .077 .077 .077 .154 Nov 29 St. Louis, MO, United States
40 Mark Polhemus 1 1887 1887 0 -0.6 20 77 75 6 18 1 0 0 8 4 2 9 .240 .260 .253 .513 Nov 12 Lynn, MA, United States
41 Jimmy Ryan 18 1885 1903 0 43.5 2014 9124 8172 1643 2513 451 157 118 1093 419 804 491 .308 .375 .444 .820 Oct 29 Chicago, IL, United States
42 Jim Scoggins 1 1913 1913 0 0.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Aug 16 Columbia, SC, United States
43 Paul Sentell 2 1906 1907 0 0.1 66 225 195 19 44 5 1 1 14 15 15 19 .226 .291 .277 .568 Apr 27 Cincinnati, OH, United States
44 Biff Sheehan 2 1895 1896 0 0.3 58 230 199 24 60 3 6 1 19 7 24 6 .302 .385 .392 .777 Oct 21 Hartford, CT, United States
45 Joe Stabell 1 1885 1885 0 -0.6 7 22 22 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 9 .045 .045 .045 .091 Jul 10 Buffalo, NY, United States
46 General Stafford 8 1890 1899 0 0.7 571 2356 2137 341 585 60 19 21 291 118 164 182 .274 .330 .349 .680 Sep 18 Worcester, MA, United States
47 George Tebeau 6 1887 1895 0 5.8 628 2676 2319 441 623 96 54 15 311 228 324 235 .269 .364 .376 .740 Feb 4 Denver, CO, United States
48 Nick Wise 1 1888 1888 0 -0.1 1 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 Jan 25 Boston, MA, United States
49 Pete Wood 2 1885 1889 0 -0.4 31 112 112 10 23 3 1 0 7 0 0 19 .205 .205 .250 .455 Mar 15 Chicago, IL, 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 Buck Becannon 3 1884 1887 0 -2.0 3 8 .273 5.93 11 11 0 11 0 0 91.0 110 86 60 5 26 15 5 1 17 418 1.495 Nov 5 New York, NY, United States
2 Harry Billiard 3 1908 1915 0 -2.4 8 8 .500 3.95 52 18 27 5 0 3 171.0 164 109 75 5 105 62 15 1 7 750 1.573 Jun 3 Wooster, OH, United States
3 Jim Britt 2 1872 1873 0 0.3 26 64 .289 4.26 91 91 0 88 1 0 816.2 1264 992 387 12 62 29 1 45 4115 1.624 Feb 28 San Francisco, CA, United States
4 Bill Day 2 1889 1890 0 -1.1 1 10 .091 4.66 14 11 3 10 0 0 92.2 108 90 48 1 59 39 1 0 2 442 1.802 Aug 16 Wilmington, DE, United States
5 Bill Donovan 18 1898 1918 0 41.8 185 139 .571 2.69 378 327 49 289 35 8 2964.2 2631 1212 886 30 1059 1552 90 0 69 12175 1.245 Dec 9 Forsyth, NY, United States
6 Joe Ellick 4 1875 1884 0 0.2 0 1 .000 3.00 1 0 1 0 0 0 3.0 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 1 11 0.667 Apr 21 Kansas City, MO, United States
7 Claude Elliott 2 1904 1905 0 -0.2 3 3 .500 3.33 22 9 13 7 1 6 110.2 115 59 41 6 38 47 5 0 4 474 1.383 Jun 21 Pardeeville, WI, United States
8 Bill Grevell 1 1919 1919 0 -1.0 0 0 14.25 5 2 2 0 0 0 12.0 15 20 19 0 18 3 1 0 1 68 2.750 Jun 21 Philadelphia, PA, United States
9 Fred House 1 1913 1913 0 -1.1 1 2 .333 5.20 19 2 8 0 0 0 53.2 64 40 31 1 17 16 2 0 1 214 1.509 Nov 16 Kansas City, MO, United States
10 Frank Keffer 1 1890 1890 0 -0.2 1 1 .500 5.63 2 1 1 1 0 0 16.0 15 13 10 0 9 4 0 0 0 71 1.500 Apr 17 Harrisburg, PA, United States
11 Gene Krapp 4 1911 1915 0 7.3 40 47 .460 3.23 118 92 21 50 3 1 764.1 631 343 274 11 418 353 33 3 36 3231 1.372 Apr 13 Detroit, MI, United States
12 Jack Lynch 7 1881 1890 0 7.2 110 105 .512 3.69 221 216 5 214 8 0 1924.1 2048 1224 789 54 295 859 29 1 138 8215 1.218 Apr 20 Bronx, NY, United States
13 Willard Mains 3 1888 1896 0 2.4 16 17 .485 3.53 42 32 9 24 0 1 267.2 261 191 105 5 154 96 15 0 17 1219 1.550 May 23 Bridgton, ME, United States
14 Warren McLaughlin 3 1900 1903 0 -0.7 3 3 .500 4.75 7 5 2 5 0 0 55.0 69 41 29 0 26 17 2 0 1 251 1.727 Oct 22 Plainfield, NJ, United States
15 George Meakim 4 1890 1895 0 0.9 15 13 .536 4.03 39 32 7 23 3 1 256.2 268 179 115 6 100 142 8 0 26 1137 1.434 Feb 17 Queens, NY, United States
16 Jack Nabors 3 1915 1917 0 -0.6 1 25 .038 3.87 52 37 11 13 0 1 269.2 266 157 116 3 131 94 8 0 6 1113 1.472 Oct 29 Wilton, AL, United States
17 Frank Pears 2 1889 1893 0 0.0 0 2 .000 6.23 4 2 2 2 0 0 26.0 30 23 18 2 11 5 2 0 1 120 1.577 Nov 29 St. Louis, MO, United States
18 Jimmy Ryan 18 1885 1903 0 0.2 6 1 .857 3.62 24 5 16 3 0 2 117.0 133 85 47 8 44 43 6 1 6 501 1.513 Oct 29 Chicago, IL, United States
19 Jim Scoggins 1 1913 1913 0 0.0 0 1 .000 1 1 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 Aug 16 Columbia, SC, United States
20 General Stafford 8 1890 1899 0 -0.2 3 9 .250 5.14 12 12 0 11 0 0 98.0 123 89 56 8 43 21 4 0 3 465 1.694 Sep 18 Worcester, MA, United States
21 George Tebeau 6 1887 1895 0 -0.6 0 1 .000 11.77 2 1 1 1 0 0 13.0 30 24 17 0 8 1 1 0 1 76 2.923 Feb 4 Denver, CO, United States
22 Pete Wood 2 1885 1889 0 -1.0 9 16 .360 4.51 27 24 3 23 0 0 217.2 263 185 109 8 69 46 0 0 21 993 1.525 Mar 15 Chicago, IL, United States
Totals 98 1872 1919 0 49.2 431 476 .475 3.49 1144 931 181 780 51 23 8340.2 8609 5164 3233 165 2694 3444 227 8 403 36061 2.923
Rk Mgr Yrs From To W L W-L% G>.500 G BestFin WrstFin AvRk Date of Death Died
1 Bill Donovan 4 1915 1921 245 301 .449 -56 552 4 8 5.5
2 Joe Ellick 1 1884 1884 6 6 .500 0 13 5 5 5.0
3 Jay Faatz 1 1890 1890 9 24 .273 -15 34 8 8 8.0
Totals 6 1884 1921 260 331 .440 -71 599 4 8 5.6