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Babe RuthApr 22, 1914

Joe DiMaggioAug 3, 1941

Whitey FordSep 7, 1952

Jackie RobinsonDec 13, 1956

Willie MaysMay 11, 1972

Darryl StrawberryMar 14, 1987

Nolan RyanDec 7, 1988

Roger ClemensFeb 16, 1989

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Pitcher - Historical Events
Date Event
1778-06-28

Mary Ludwig Hayes "Molly Pitcher" aids American patriots

1883-09-13

Hugh Daily, a one-armed pitcher for Cleveland (Forest City), tosses 1-0 no-hitter against Philadelphia

1884-05-22

1-armed pitcher Hugh Daily fanned 13 hitters

1888-08-10

NY Giant pitcher Tim Keefe sets a 19 game win streak record

1897-08-27

Roger Bresnahan debuts as Wash Senator pitcher (later HOF catcher)

1898-04-21

Phillies' pitcher Bill Duggleby hits a grand slam on 1st at bat

1903-06-25

Boston Beaneater Wiley Piatt is only 20th-century pitcher to lose 2 complete games in one day, falling to Pittsburgh 1-0 & 5-3

1903-07-02

Pitcher Jack Doscher, 1 son of a major leaguer debuts with Cubs

1906-05-08

Phila A's pitcher Chief Benders plays outfield & hits 2 HRs

1906-08-03

Wash Natl's pitcher Tom Hughes hits HR to win his own game 1-0 in 10th

1906-08-13

Cub's Pitcher Jack Taylor ends a string of completing 202 games (187 complete, 15 relief) by Dodgers in 3rd inning

1908-09-24

Robert B Rhoads becomes 1st Cleveland pitcher (Cleveland Naps) to toss a no-hit game, Cleveland 2, Boston 1

1908-09-25

Cubs' Ed Reulbach becomes only pitcher to throw doubleheader shutout

1911-05-22

Braves pitcher, Cliff Curtis, loses his 23rd game in a row

1912-03-15

Pitcher Cy Young retires from baseball with 511 wins

1912-07-03

NY Giant pitcher Rube Marquard ties record of 19 game win-streak

1912-09-15

Red Sox pitcher Joe Wood ties then record of 16 straight wins

1914-04-22

Babe Ruth's 1st professional game (as a pitcher) is a 6-hit 6-0 win

1914-07-11

Babe Ruth debuts as a pitcher for Boston Red Sox, he beats Cleve 4-3

1917-06-23

Ernie Shore replaces Red Sox pitcher Babe Ruth with a runner on, he throws him out & retires all 26 he faces for a perfect game

1919-07-13

Chicago White Sox pitcher Carl Mays walks off mound blaming teammates for lack of support afield

1919-08-24

Cleveland pitcher Ray Caldwell is flattened by a bolt of lightning

1919-09-27

Pitcher Bob Shawkey sets then Yank record with 15 strike-outs

1921-06-13

Yanks' pitcher Babe Ruth hits 2 HRs beating Tigers 11-8

1921-08-25

Yankee pitcher Harry Harper hits 3 batters in an inning tying record

1922-10-30

Anxious to compete with the Yankees, the NY Giants pay $65,000 & 3 players for Jack Bentley (hits .349 & is 13-1 as pitcher in 1922)

1923-12-23

Yankees pitcher Carl Mays sold to Reds for $85,000

1924-09-20

Carl Mays is 1st pitcher to win 20 games seasons for 3 different teams

1928-09-17

Pitcher Ray Boggs hits 3 batters in 1 inning

1930-09-18

NY Yankee pitcher Red Ruffing hits 2 HRs to beat St Louis Browns, 7-6

1931-10-29

Lefty Grove, A's pitcher who won 31 games, is named the AL's MVP

1932-06-07

Pitcher John Quinn, 47, is oldest player to have an extra-base hit (a double) & bat in a run, as the Dodgers beat the Cubs 9-2

1932-08-13

Yankee pitcher Red Ruffing homers & wins game 1-0 in 10 tying

1932-08-14

Dodger John Quinn, 49, is oldest pitcher to win a major league game

1933-07-19

Rick Ferrell homers off brother pitcher Wes of Cleve, who also homers

1934-01-17

NY Giants reward MVP pitcher Carl Hubbell with $18,000 contract

1934-06-25

Yank pitcher John Broaca ties record by striking out 5 times

1934-08-22

Red Sox pitcher Wes Ferrell hits 2 HRs to beat White Sox 3-2 in 12

1936-09-11

A's pitcher Horace Lisenbee gives up 26 hits in a game

1937-05-30

Pitcher Carl Hubbell's 24th consecutive victory

1938-01-18

Pitcher Grover Cleveland Alexander is elected to Hall of Fame

1939-09-08

Indians Bob Feller, 20, is youngest pitcher to win 20 games

1940-09-15

Chicago Tribune sponsors Ted Lyons Day (White Sox pitcher)

1940-10-07

Reds Bucky Walters is 1st pitcher in 14 years to homer in World Series

1941-08-03

Browns pitcher Johnny Niggling gets Joe DiMaggio in 4 at bats to stop DiMaggio's streak of 74 games in reaching base

1941-08-06

Detroit pitcher Al Benton is 1st to collect 2 sacrifices in an inning

1942-05-13

Pitcher Jim Tobin belts 3 HRs in a game

1943-09-06

Carl Scheib becomes youngest pitcher in AL (16y 8 ms) of the A's

1943-09-08

NY Giants' pitcher Ace Adams sets record by working in his 62nd game

1944-07-20

Browns Nelson Potter is 1st pitcher suspended for throwing spitballs

1945-03-15

Bert Shepard (1 legged WW II vet) tries out as a pitcher for Senators

1945-07-27

Cubs purchase pitcher Hank Borowy from NY Yankees

1946-04-13

Eddie Klepp, a white pitcher signed by defending Negro League champ Cleveland Buckeyes, is barred from field in Birmingham Alabama

1946-05-20

Cubs Claude Passeau makes his 1st error since September 21, 1941, ending pitcher's fielding record of 273 consecutive errorless chances

1947-08-26

1st black baseball pitcher Don Bankhead (Hit a HR on 1st at bat)

1949-03-10

Detroit Tiger pitcher Art Houtteman is critically injured in an auto accident but recovers to win 15 games in 1949

1949-07-24

Inidian pitcher Bob Lemon hits 2 HRs to beat Senators, 7-5

1950-01-18

Indians pitcher Bob Feller, after 15-14 season, takes $20,000 salary cut to $45,000, pay cut is Feller's own suggestion

1950-06-02

St Louis Browns pitcher Harry Dorish swipes home vs Wash Senators

1950-09-26

Phils pitcher Jim Konstanty makes record 71st appearance of year

1951-02-09

St Louis Browns sign pitcher Satchel Paige, 45

1951-08-28

Braves sell pitcher Johnny Sain to the Yankees for $50,000

1952-05-13

Minor-league Bristol pitcher Ron Necciai strikes out 27 in 9-innings

1952-08-06

Satchel Paige, 47, becomes oldest pitcher to win a complete shutout

1952-09-07

Whitey Ford becomes 5th pitcher to hurl consecutive 1 hitters

1952-11-12

Phila A's pitcher Bobby Shantz wins AL MVP

1952-11-21

Dodgers pitcher Joe Black wins NL Rookie of Year

1953-08-04

Vic Raschi sets pitcher record by driving in 7 runs & wins 15-0

1953-09-13

Pitcher Bob Trice is 1st black to play on Phila A's

1953-12-14

Brooklyn Dodgers sign pitcher Sandy Koufax

1954-06-30

Yank pitcher Tom Morgan ties record by hitting 3 batters in 1 inning This was also Bobby Brown's last game; he retired to become a doctor

1955-09-05

Dodger Don Newcombe hits NL pitcher record 7th HR of season

1956-07-06

Ford Frick inaugurates Cy Young Award, to honor to outstanding pitcher

1956-07-20

Yankee pitcher Whitey Ford ties AL record of 6 straight strike-outs

1956-07-21

Cin Red pitcher Brooks Lawrence loses after 13 straight wins

1956-12-13

Dodgers trade Jackie Robinson to Giants for pitcher Dick Littlefield & $35,000 Robinson retires

1957-05-07

Indians' pitcher Herb Score is hit by a line drive off Gil McDougald

1957-09-03

Warren Spahn sets record for a lefty pitcher with 41st shut-out

1957-11-07

Phillies pitcher Jack Sanford wins NL Rookie of Year

1958-06-02

Yankees pitcher Whitey Ford fans 6 in a row to tie an AL record

1959-04-11

Dodger pitcher Don Drysdale hits his 2nd Opening Day HR

1960-05-19

Juan Marichal debuts as SF Giant pitcher, beats Phillies on 1 hitter

1962-03-21

Philadelphia retires pitcher Robin Roberts' # 36

1962-07-26

Milwaukee Brave Warren Spahn sets HR record of 31 by a pitcher

1963-04-08

Tigers claim young pitcher Denny McLain from the White Sox for $25,000

1963-05-04

Pitcher Bob Shaw sets record of 5 balks in a game

1963-09-01

St Louis Cards pitcher Curt Simmons steals home plate

1964-04-23

Houston Colt 45s Ken Johnson becomes 1st major league pitcher to lose a 9 inning no-hitter, Reds win 1-0

1965-07-20

NY Yankee pitcher Mel Stottlemyre hits an inside-the-park grand slam

1965-08-22

San Francisco Giants pitcher Juan Marachal hits LA Dodger catcher John Roseboro on the head with his bat causing a 14 minute brawl

1965-10-03

Whitey Ford notches #232 to become Yankees winningest pitcher

1966-07-03

Brave pitcher Tony Cloninger, is 1st NL to hit 2 grand slams in a game

1966-08-27

Oakland Pitcher Paul Lindblad begins a 385 cons errorless streak

1967-02-18

Softball pitcher Eddie Feigner strikes out 6 straight major leaguers

1967-04-30

NY Met pitcher Tom Seaver wins hist 1st game

1967-09-22

Phillies release pitcher Dallas Green, their future manager

1967-11-20

Mets pitcher Tom Seaver (16-12) is named NL Rookie of Year

1968-09-27

Cardinals' super pitcher Bob Gibson's 13th shutout of year

1968-11-05

1st AL pitcher to win MVP, Denny McLain (wins unanimously)

1968-11-19

Yankees pitcher Stan Bahnsen wins AL Rookie of Year

1968-11-21

Cin trades shortstop Leo Cardenas to Twins for pitcher Jim Merritt

1968-12-03

Pitcher's mound drops from 15" to 10" & strike zone reduced from knees to shoulders to top of knees to armpits, to help hitters

1971-05-11

Cleveland's Steve Dunning becomes last AL pitcher to hit grand slam

1971-09-05

Astros pitcher J R Richard debut, strikes out 15 Giants in a 5-3 win

1972-05-11

Giants trade Willie Mays to Mets for pitcher Charlie Williams & cash

1972-07-21

Dodgers release & end career of pitcher Hoyt Wilhelm

1972-10-03

Balt Roric Harrison is last AL pitcher to homer until interleague play 25 years later

1972-10-08

In Game 2 of ALCS, A's Bert Campaneris fires his bat at Det pitcher

1973-06-07

Rangers draft Texas high school pitcher David Clyde #1

1973-06-20

Chicago's Cy Acosta is 1st AL pitcher to bat since DH rule (strikeout)

1973-10-25

SF Giants trade Willie McCovey to SD Padres for pitcher Mike Caldwell

1973-12-05

Dodgers trade Willie Davis to Expos for relief pitcher Mike Marshall

1973-12-07

Orioles sell pitcher Eddie Watt to the Phillies

1974-02-11

1st baseball arbitration Twins pitcher Dick Woodson seeking $29,000 wins, Twins offered $23,000

1974-05-06

A's pitcher Paul Lindblad makes an errant throw in 1st inning of 6-3 loss to Balt ends his record streak of 385 consecutive errorless games

1974-07-17

Bob Gibson becomes 2nd pitcher to strike-out 3,000 (Cesar Geronimo)

1974-08-20

Brooklyn pitcher Dan Bankhead is 1st black to homer in his 1st at bat

1974-11-06

Dodger Mike Marshall is 1st relief pitcher to win Cy Young Award

1975-10-30

Giants pitcher John "the Count of" Montefusco wins NL Rookie of Year

1976-06-22

SD Padre pitcher Randy Jones ties record of 68 innings without a walk

1977-02-19

A's sell pitcher Paul Lindblad to the Rangers for $400,000

1977-07-04

Cubs use fielder Larry Bittner as a pitcher

1977-08-18

Dodgers pitcher Don Sutton throws his NL record tying 5th one-hitter

1978-01-25

Padres trade pitcher Dave Tomlin & $125,000 to Rangers for Gaylord Perry (He wins 1978 Cy Young Award)

1978-07-02

Pitcher Ron Guidry sets Yankee record of 13-0 start

1978-07-23

Phillies Steve Carlton becomes 78th pitcher to win 200

1978-09-04

NY Yankee pitcher Ron Guidry wins his 20th (on way to 25-3 season)

1980-07-30

Houston Astro pitcher J R Richard suffers a stroke

1980-07-31

Rangers snap Orioles pitcher Steve Stone's 14-game winning streak

1980-08-25

Rangers pitcher Ferguson Jenkins arrested for possession of drugs

1981-11-25

Rollie Fingers is 1st relief pitcher to win AL MVP

1982-04-02

In exhibition game A's pitcher Steve McCatty comes to bat using a 15" toy bat (under Billy Martins orders), protesting disallowing of DH

1982-05-06

Seattle Mariner Gaylord Perry becomes 15th pitcher to win 300 games

1982-05-25

Ferguson Jenkins becomes 7th pitcher to strike out 3,000 batters

1982-08-21

Rollie Fingers (Brewers) becomes 1st pitcher to get save #300

1982-08-23

Seattle Mariner pitcher Gaylord Perry ejected for throwing a spitter

1982-10-26

Steve Carlton became 1st pitcher to win 4 Cy Young awards

1983-06-06

Twins draft pitcher Tim Belcher #1

1983-06-24

Don Sutton becomes 8th pitcher to strikeout 3,000 batters

1983-12-05

LA Dodger pitcher Steve Howe is suspended for 1 year for cocaine use

1984-01-09

Braves pitcher Pascual Perez is arrested for cocaine possession

1984-02-08

A's take Yankees pitcher Tim Belcher as Type A free agent compensation

1984-03-19

Pitcher Denny McLain indicted on charges of racketeering

1984-04-17

Braves pitcher Pascual Perez suspended due to cocaine usage

1984-05-16

Phillie pitcher Steve Carlton hits a grand slam homer

1984-05-25

Red Sox trade pitcher Dennis Eckersley to Cubs for Bill Buckner

1984-07-01

Royals pitcher Paul Splittorff, retires

1984-07-26

Pitcher Vida Blue suspended for rest of 1984 due to drug use

1984-08-22

Met pitcher Dwight Gooden becomes 11th rookie to strikeout 200

1984-11-20

Mets pitcher Dwight Gooden wins NL Rookie of Year

1984-12-05

Yankees trade catcher Rick Cerone to Braves for pitcher Brian Fisher

1984-12-27

Padres' free agent pitcher Ed Whitson signs with NY Yankees

1985-03-16

Denny McLain, pitcher; convicted of racketeering, sentenced to 25 yrs

1985-04-09

White Sox pitcher Tom Seaver starts a record 15th opening day game

1985-08-20

1st NL pitcher to strike out 200+ in 1st 2 seasons (Dwight Gooden)

1985-08-25

Met Dwight Gooden becomes youngest pitcher to win 20 games (20y 9m 9d)

1985-09-22

Billy Martin's right arm is broken by pitcher Ed Whitson

1985-10-06

Yankee Phil Niekro becomes 18th pitcher to win 300 games & also at 46 becomes oldest to pitch a shut-out beating Toronto 8-0

1985-11-14

Brewers release 39-year-old pitcher Rollie Fingers

1986-06-18

Don Sutton becomes 19th pitcher to win 300 games

1986-07-09

Padres trade pitcher Tim Stoddard to Yankees for pitcher Ed Whitson

1986-07-19

Indian pitcher Phil Niekro wins his 307th game tying him with

1986-08-01

Bert Blyleven becomes 10th pitcher to strike out 3,000

1986-08-10

Pitcher Bob Forsch grand slams to lead Cards to a 5-4 win over Pirates

1986-08-12

Red Sox pitcher Tim Lollar gets a pinch-hit single

1986-08-17

Red Sox trade shortstop Rey Quinones & pitcher Mike Trujillo to Mariners for shortstop Spike Owen & outfielder Dave Henderson

1986-10-02

Mike Scott is 3rd NL pitcher to strike out 300 in a season (306)

1986-10-29

Padres pitcher LaMarr Hoyt is arrested at US-Mexico border for drugs

1987-02-02

KC Royal pitcher Dennis Leonard (3X 20 game winner), retires

1987-02-19

Less than a month after re-signing, A's pitcher Vida Blue retires

1987-03-14

NY Met Darryl Strawberry charges Red Sox pitcher Al Nipper during spring training exhibition game, causes bench clearing brawl

1987-05-27

Yank Phil Niekro is 3rd pitcher to make 700th start (Young & Sutton)

1987-06-28

Don Baylor sets career hit-by-pitch mark at 244 (Pitcher Rick Rhoden)

1987-08-10

Kevin Gross is 2nd pitcher in 8 days to be ejected for scuffing ball

1988-03-07

Jim Abbott, 1-handed pitcher, wins 58th James E Sullivan Award

1988-05-14

1st non-pitcher (Jose Oquendo) in 20 years to get a decision in a baseball game, he & St Louis Cards lose to Braves 7-5 in 19 inn

1988-05-18

In just Oakland's 39th of the season, pitcher Dave Stewart breaks record with his 12th balk en route to 16

1988-06-11

Yanks' Rick Rhoden becomes 1st pitcher to DH (0 for 1 with an RBI)

1988-06-24

Cleve pitcher Doug Jones sets record of 14 consecutive saves

1988-06-25

Expos Pitcher Floyd Youmans suspended for 60 days due to drugs

1988-07-03

A's Gene Nelson is 1st AL pitcher to steal a base since 1973

1988-07-04

KC releases pitcher Dan Quisenberry, whose 238 saves are the 4th most

1988-07-29

Rick Sutcliffe swipes home, 1st pitcher since Pascual Perez in 1984 to steal home

1988-07-30

Cin Red pitcher John Franco sets a record of 13 saves in 1 month

1988-08-30

Kent Tekulve is 2nd pitcher in majors to appear in 1,000 games

1988-12-07

Rangers sign free-agent pitcher Nolan Ryan to a one-year contract

1989-02-16

Orel Hershiser, Dodger pitcher signs $7.9M-3 year contract

1989-02-16

Roger Clemens, Red Sox pitcher signs $7.5M-3 year contract

1989-02-17

Orel Hershiser, Dodger pitcher signs record $7.9M-3 year contract

1989-04-08

1-handed pitcher Jim Abbott debut but lasts only 4 2/3 inn

1989-06-14

Nolan Ryan becomes 2nd pitcher to defeat all 26 teams

1989-11-07

Balt's Gregg Olson is 1st relief pitcher to win AL Rookie of Year

1990-04-30

As Met pitcher David Cone argues a call at 1st base, 2 Braves score

1990-05-04

Oriole Gregg Olson sets relief pitcher rec of 41 cons scoreless inns

1990-07-31

Nolan Ryan becomes 20th major league pitcher to win 300 games

1991-06-18

SF Giant pitcher Dave Dravecky's cancerous left arm is amputated

1991-08-02

Mike Jeffcoat is 1st AL pitcher to get an RBI since 1972

1991-08-28

Red Tom Browning vs Expo Dennis Martinez both perfect game pitcher

1991-12-16

Fla Marlins sign their 1st player, 16 year old pitcher Clemente Nunez

1991-12-19

NY Yankee pitcher Steve Howe arrested for cocaine possession

1992-03-06

Yankee pitcher Pascual Perez suspended for 1 year due to cocaine

1992-06-08

NY Yankee pitcher Steve Howe is banned from baseball for 7th time

1992-08-23

Dennis Eckersley, who previously set record for most consecutive saves (40), is 1st pitcher to record 40 saves in 4 different seasons

1992-11-12

NY Yankee pitcher Steve Howe is reinstated for 8th time

1992-12-10

NY Yankees sign free agent pitcher Jimmy Key

1993-06-27

NY Met pitcher Anthony Young loses record 24th straight game

1993-07-23

NY Yankee Mark Hutton is 1st Australian to be a starting pitcher, He beats Angels 5-2; Yanks, Red Sox, Blue Jays 3 way tie for 1st

1993-07-29

Cin Red pitcher Thomas Browning arrested for marijuana possession

1994-06-28

NY Met Pitcher Dwight Gooden suspended for 60 days due to drug charges

1995-06-03

Expos pitcher Pedro Martinez perfect game is broken up in 10th inning as San Diego's Bip Roberts leads off with a double, Mont wins 1-0

1996-05-21

Red Sox pitcher Roger Clemens beats Yankees for his 200th win

1997-05-09

San Diego Padres retire #35 worn by pitcher Randy Jones

1997-12-31

Orlando Hernandez, half-brother of pitcher Livan, defects from Cuba

2002-09-09

Pitcher Randy Johnson reaches 300 strikeouts for the fifth consecutive season, extending his major league record

2009-07-23

Mark Buehrle of the Chicago White Sox becomes the 18th pitcher to throw a perfect game in Major League Baseball history, defeating the Tampa Bay Rays 5-0.

2012-04-21

Chicago White Sox pitcher, Philip Humber, pitches the 21st MLB perfect game against the Seattle Mariners

2012-06-01

New York Mets pitcher Johan Santana pitches a no-hitter against the St. Louis Cardinals

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Pitcher - Notable Birthdays

Walter JohnsonNov 6, 1887

Jack FisherMar 4, 1939

Nolan RyanJan 31, 1947

Dave RighettiNov 28, 1958

Roger ClemensAug 4, 1962

Greg MadduxApr 14, 1966

Pitcher - Birthdays
Date Event
1824-10-23

Thomas Gamble Pitcher, Brigadier General (Union volunteers), died in 1895

1853-12-09

Charles "Old Hoss" Radbourn, Rochester NY, pitcher (60-12 in 1884)

1855-12-25

James Galvin, pitcher, shut-out every opposing team in 1884

1867-03-29

Cy Young [Denton True Young], Gilmore Ohio, American baseball pitcher (most wins in MLB history)

1867-03-29

Cy [Denton True] Young, Gilmore Ohio, baseball pitcher (511 wins, 1890-1911). Died 1955

1871-03-19

Joseph McGinnity, Rock Island Ill, baseball pitcher (NY Giants)

1874-06-05

Jack Chesbro, baseball pitcher (NY Highlanders - won 41 in 1904)

1876-10-19

Mordecai (3 finger) Brown, hall of fame pitcher

1880-07-04

George Mullin, pitcher (Detroit Tigers-no-hitter on 7/4/1912)

1880-08-12

Christy Mathewson, HOF baseball pitcher (Won 37 in 1908)

1881-05-14

Ed Walsh, American baseball pitcher, lowest lifetime ERA (1.82)

1885-09-28

Wilbur 'Lefty' Good, pitcher (NY Yankees, 1905)

1887-02-26

Grover Cleveland Alexander, HOF baseball pitcher (Phillies, Cubs)

1887-11-06

Walter Johnson, Humboldt Kansas, Washington Senator pitcher (1907-27) (414-218)

1888-03-04

Jeff Pfeffer, American professional baseball pitcher (d. 1972)

1889-10-25

Smoky Joe Wood, American baseball pitcher (d. 1985)

1891-03-04

Dazzy Vance, hall of fame pitcher (led NL in strike-outs 7-yrs)

1891-05-08

Chet "Red" Hoff, pitcher (NY Yankees 1911-15), lived to 103+

1891-11-20

Leon Cadore, pitcher (pitched all of 26 inning game)

1894-02-19

Herb Pennock, hall of fame pitcher (Yankees, 243 career wins)

1900-03-06

Robert "Lefty" Grove, baseball pitcher (300 game winner)

1903-06-22

Carl Hubbell, pitcher (NY Giants)-253 wins, 2.97 lifetime ERA

1904-05-03

Charles "Red" Ruffing, NY Yankee pitcher, hitter (1930-46)

1905-05-31

Roy Peaches Davis, baseball pitcher

1906-07-07

[Leroy] Satchel Paige, baseball pitcher, never look back

1908-02-02

Wes Ferrell, All-Star MLB pitcher (d. 1976)

1908-11-26

Lefty Gomez, baseball pitcher

1909-03-25

Dutch (Emil) Leonard, baseball pitcher (Boston Red Sox, 1.01 ERA 1914)

1911-01-16

Jay Hanna "Dizzy" Dean, HOF baseball pitcher (St Louis Cardinals)

1911-06-08

Van Lingle Mungo, SC, pitcher (Dodgers, Giants)

1912-01-11

Thomas "Schoolboy" Rowe, Waco Texas, pitcher (Detroit Tigers)

1917-04-12

M Marie Widlow, St Louis Mo, softball pitcher (Hall of Fame 1957)

1917-04-26

Sal "The Barber" Maglie, pitcher (NY Giants, 8th best won-lost pct)

1918-02-26

Edwin Charles "Preacher" Roe, baseball pitcher (Bkln Dodgers)

1918-10-30

Robert Feller, Van Meter Iowa, MLB pitcher (Cleveland Indians, led AL in strikeouts 7 times)

1918-11-03

Bob Feller, Van Meter, Iowa, American baseball pitcher (Cleveland Indian, 3 no-hitters)

1919-02-02

Allie Reynolds, NY Yankee pitcher (1952 AL ERA leader (2.07))

1920-01-06

Early Wynn, Hartford Ala, baseball Hall of famer (pitcher)

1920-09-22

Bob Lemon, San Bernardino, California, American MLB pitcher (Cleveland Indians)/manager (NY Yankees, 1978)

1921-04-23

Warren Spahn, left-handed pitcher (Boston/Milwaukee Braves)

1922-06-13

Mel Parnell [Melvin], New Orleans, Louisiana, Major League Baseball pitcher (Boston Red Socks, 1947-56), (d. 2012)

1923-07-26

[James] Hoyt Wilhelm, knuckleball pitcher (Orioles)

1925-03-13

Bertha Tickey, Dinuba California, softball pitcher (Hall of Fame 1973)

1925-09-18

Harvey Haddix, baseball pitcher (pitched perfect game into 12th)

1925-10-29

Betty Evans Grayson, Portland Or, softball pitcher (Hall of Fame 1959)

1926-04-24

Glen Hobbie, Witt, IL, MLB pitcher (Chicago Cubs), (d. 2013)

1926-09-30

Robin Roberts, pitcher (Phillies, Won 28 in 1952)

1927-04-02

Billy Pierce, pitcher (Chicago White Sox) seven time all star

1928-02-20

Elroy Face, baseball pitcher (Pittsburgh Pirates)

1928-10-21

Edward "Whitey" Ford, New York City New York, hall of fame pitcher (NY Yankees)

1929-02-22

Ryne Duren, near-sighted pitcher (NY Yankees)

1929-08-07

Don Larsen, pitcher (NY Yankees), on what must have been a perfect day

1930-09-19

Bullett Bob Turley, Troy, Illinois, MLB pitcher (World Series MVP, 1958), (d. 2013)

1933-06-07

Herb Score, pitcher (Cleveland Indians)

1935-03-23

Desmond Pitcher, CEO (Merseyside Development Corporation)

1935-11-09

Bob Gibson, Cardinal pitcher (Cy Young/NL MVP 1968)

1935-12-30

Sandy Koufax, Dodger pitcher (Cy Young '63, '65, '66, perfect-1967)

1936-09-14

Stan Williams, baseball pitcher (NY Yankees, LA Dodgers)

1936-12-17

Roland Sheldon, pitcher (NY Yankees)

1937-10-20

Juan Marichal, Hall of Fame baseball pitcher (SF Giants)

1938-09-29

Mike McCormick, MLB Pitcher (SF Giants, Cy Young 1967)

1938-11-07

James Katt, pitcher/sportscaster (NY Yankees, Minnesota Twins)

1939-02-22

Steve Barber, pitcher (Balt Orioles, NY Yankees)

1939-03-04

Jack Fisher, Frostburg Maryland, MLB Pitcher

1939-03-08

Jim Bouton, Newark NJ, pitcher (NY Yankees)/author (Ball Four)

1939-04-01

Phil Niekro, knuckleball pitcher (NY Yankees, Atlanta Braves)

1939-05-11

Milt Pappas, baseball pitcher

1939-08-09

Claude Osteen, baseball pitcher (Cin Reds)

1940-06-02

Jim Maloney, baseball pitcher

1940-07-01

Jack Acker, baseball pitcher (NY Yankees)

1940-08-01

Joan Joyce, Waterbury Ct, softball pitcher (Hall of Fame 1983)

1940-09-12

Mickey Lolich, pitcher (Detroit Tiger, won 25 in 1971)

1940-11-23

Luis Tiant, Cuba, baseball pitcher (Boston Red Sox, NY Yankees)

1941-11-13

Mel Stottlemyre, Wash, pitcher (NY Yankee)/pitching coach (NY Met)

1942-02-08

Fritz Peterson, baseball pitcher (NY Yankees)

1942-09-28

Grant "Mudcat" Jackson, pitcher (1972 NY Yankees, Phillies)

1942-12-23

Jerry Koosman, pitcher (NY Mets)

1943-01-15

Mike Marshall, MLB pitcher (1974 Cy Young Award)

1943-05-22

Tommy John, pitcher (Yankee/Dodger)

1943-12-13

Ferguson Jenkins, baseball pitcher (Red Sox)

1944-03-24

Denny McLain, baseball pitcher (Detroit Tigers, 31 wins in 1968)

1944-07-22

Sparky Lyle, relief pitcher (NY Yankees, Cy Young)

1944-11-17

Tom Seaver, Fresno, California, American MLB pitcher (NY Met, 300 game winner, Cy Young '69 '73 '75)

1944-12-15

Stan Bahnsen, pitcher (NY Yankee, 1968 AL Rookie-of-year)

1944-12-22

Steve Carlton, Phillies' pitcher (Cy Young '72, '77, '80, '82)

1945-04-02

Don Sutton, baseball pitcher (LA Dodgers)

1945-11-03

Ken Holtzman, American baseball pitcher and manager

1946-04-08

Jim "Catfish" Hunter, major-league pitcher (A's, Yankees)

1946-08-25

Rollie Fingers, relief pitcher (Oakland Athletics, MVP/Cy Young-1981)

1947-01-31

Nolan Ryan, Refugio Texas, MLB pitcher (Mets, Angels, Astros) (7 no-hitters, 5,714 Ks)

1947-02-03

Joe Coleman, baseball pitcher (Washington, Detroit)

1947-02-03

Joe Coleman, Best Relief Pitcher Seasons

1947-05-14

Dick "Dirt" Tidrow, baseball pitcher (NY Yankees)

1948-05-14

Dave LaRoche, baseball pitcher (NY Yankees)

1949-05-16

Rick Reuschel, pitcher (NY Yankees)

1949-07-28

Vida Blue, major-league pitcher (Cy Young & AL MVP 1971)

1950-02-07

Dan Quisenberry, baseball pitcher (KC Royals)

1950-08-28

Ron "Louisiana Lightning" Guidry, Yankee pitcher (Cy Young 1978)

1951-07-05

Richard "Goose" Gossage, relief pitcher (Yankees, Padres, A's)

1951-09-28

Dave Rajsich, pitcher (NY Yankees)

1951-12-02

Adrian Devine, American baseball pitcher

1952-05-15

Rick Waits, baseball pitcher (Rangers, Indians, Twins)

1953-01-08

Bruce Sutter, pitcher (Cubs, Cards, Braves)

1953-05-16

Rick Rhoden, pitcher (NY Yankees)

1953-07-03

Frank Tanana, baseball pitcher (California Angels)

1953-11-10

Larry Christenson, Best Relief Pitcher Seasons

1954-06-29

Rick Honeycutt, Chattanooga TN, pitcher (St Louis Cardinals)

1954-07-04

Jim Beattie, baseball pitcher (NY Yankees)

1954-10-03

Dennis Eckersley, Oakland CA, pitcher (St Louis Cardinals)

1955-05-14

[Jose] Dennis Martinez, Nicaragua, pitcher (Orioles, Expos, Indians)

1955-05-16

Jack Morris, St Paul Minn, pitcher (Detroit Tigers)

1955-05-19

Ed Whitson, pitcher (NY Yankees, SD Padres)

1955-10-25

Danny Darwin, Bonham Texas, pitcher (Pittsburgh Pirates)

1955-11-14

Willie Hernandez, pitcher (Cy Young Award)

1955-11-26

Jay Howell, baseball pitcher (NY Yankees, Oakland A's)

1956-02-14

Dave Dravecky, pitcher (SF Giants), had arm amputated

1956-06-21

Rick Sutcliffe, pitcher (LA Dodgers, Chicago Cubs)

1957-02-19

Dave "Smoke" Stewart, Oakland California, pitcher (Oakland Athletic)

1957-04-21

Jesse Orosco, Santa Barbara CA, pitcher (NY Mets, Orioles, Dodgers)

1957-05-09

John Stuper, baseball pitcher (St Louis Cardinals)

1957-07-22

Dave Steib, pitcher (Toronto Blue Jays)

1957-08-31

Tom Candiotti, Walnut creek CA, pitcher (LA Dodgers)

1957-09-23

Tony Fossas, Cuba, pitcher (St Louis Cardinals)

1957-09-29

Craig Lefferts, MLB Pitcher

1957-12-04

Lee Smith, Jamestown LA, pitcher (Cin Reds)

1957-12-17

Bob Ojeda, pitcher (NY Mets)

1958-09-16

Orel Hershiser, pitcher (LA Dodgers, Cleveland Indians)

1958-11-22

Lee Guetterman, Chattanooga TN, pitcher (NY Yankees, Seattle Mariners)

1958-11-28

Dave Righetti, San Jose California, baseball pitcher (Yankees, Giants)

1959-02-20

Bill Gullickson, US baseball pitcher (Detroit Tigers)

1959-05-16

Bob Patterson, Jacksonville FL, pitcher (Chicago Cubs)

1959-07-31

Mike Bielecki, Baltimore MD, pitcher (Atlanta Braves)

1959-09-28

Todd Worrell, Arcadia CA, pitcher (LA Dodgers)

1959-10-06

[Dennis Ray] "Oil Can" Boyd, baseball pitcher (Boston Red Sox)

1959-10-06

Oil Can Boyd, Pitcher Nicknames

1959-10-08

Mike Morgan, Tulare CA, pitcher (St Louis Cardinals)

1960-04-19

Frank Viola, Hempstead NY, pitcher (Twins, Mets/Cy Young-1988)

1960-08-19

Ron Darling, Hawaii, baseball pitcher (NY Mets)

1960-08-20

Mark Langston, San Diego CA, pitcher (California Angels)

1960-09-17

John Franco, Brooklyn NY, pitcher (NY Mets)

1960-11-01

Fernando Valenzuela, Navajua Mexico, pitcher (LA Dodgers, SD Padres)

1960-11-30

Bob Tewksbury, Concord NH, pitcher (San Diego Padres)

1960-12-10

Paul Assenmacher, Detroit MI, pitcher (Cleveland Indians)

1960-12-21

Roger McDowell, Cincinnati OH, pitcher (NY Mets, Balt Orioles)

1960-12-28

Zane Smith, Madison WI, pitcher (Pittsburgh Pirates)

1961-04-09

Kirk McCaskill, Kapuskasing Ont, pitcher (Chicago White Sox)

1961-04-22

Jimmy Key, Huntsville Alabama, pitcher (Blue Jays, NY Yanks, Orioles)

1961-06-08

Kevin Gross, Downey CA, pitcher (Texas Rangers)

1961-08-26

Jeff Parrett, Indianapolis IN, pitcher (St Louis Cardinals)

1961-09-02

Jeff Russell, Cincinnatti OH, pitcher (Texas Rangers)

1961-09-09

Jim Corsi, Newtonville MA, pitcher (Oakland A's)

1961-09-28

Ed Vosberg, Tucson AZ, pitcher (Texas Rangers)

1961-10-16

Billy Taylor, Monticello FL, pitcher (Oakland A's)

1961-10-19

Tim Belcher, Sparta Ohio, baseball pitcher (Detroit Tigers, KC Royals)

1961-12-11

Mike Henneman, St Charles MO, pitcher (Texas Rangers)

1961-12-26

Storm Davis, Dallas Texas, pitcher (KC Royals)

1961-12-31

Rick Aguilera, San Gabriel CA, pitcher (Minnesota Twins)

1962-01-05

Danny Jackson, US baseball pitcher (Royals/Phillies/Cardinals)

1962-01-07

Jeff Montgomery, Wellston OH, pitcher (KC Royals)

1962-01-11

Donn Pall, Evergreen Park IL, pitcher (Philadelphia Phillies, Fl Marlins)

1962-02-03

Joe Handle, US baseball pitcher (Florida Marlins)

1962-02-04

Dan Plesac, Gary IN, pitcher (Pittsburgh Pirates)

1962-03-01

Mark Gardner, Los Angeles California, pitcher (SF Giants)

1962-07-25

Doug Drabek, Victoria TX, pitcher (Houston Astros, NY Yankees)

1962-08-04

Roger Clemens, Dayton Ohio, MLB pitcher (Red Sox, Blue Jays, 7 Cy Youngs, MVP)

1962-08-14

Mark Gubicza, Philadelphia PA, pitcher (KC Royals)

1962-09-19

Randy Myers, Vancouver WA, pitcher (Chicago Cubs, Baltimore Orioles)

1962-10-04

Dennis Cook, Lamarque TX, pitcher (Texas Rangers)

1962-10-12

Sid Fernandez, Honolulu Hawaii, pitcher (NY Mets, Philadelphia Phillies)

1962-10-30

Mark Portugal, Los Angeles California, pitcher (Cin Reds)

1962-11-16

Chuck Finley, pitcher (Angels)

1962-11-18

Jamie Moyer, Sellersville PA, pitcher (Boston Red Sox)

1962-11-26

Chuck Finley, Monroe LA, pitcher (California Angels)

1963-01-02

David Cone, KC Mo, baseball pitcher (NY Mets/Tor Blue Jays/NY Yankees)

1963-01-05

Jeff Fassero, Springfield IL, pitcher (Montreal Expos)

1963-01-06

Norm Charlton, Fort Polk LA, pitcher (Seattle Mariners)

1963-03-01

Tony Castillo, Lara Venezuela, pitcher (Toronto Blue Jays)

1963-03-09

Terry Mulholland, Uniontown PA, pitcher (Philadelphia Phillies)

1963-03-22

Rich Monteleone, Tampa FL, pitcher (California Angels)

1963-04-03

Chris Bosio, baseball pitcher (Seattle Mariners)

1963-04-10

Marvin Freeman, Chicago IL, pitcher (Colorado Rockies)

1963-04-13

Mark Leiter, Joliet IL, pitcher (SF Giants)

1963-05-20

David Wells, Torrance CA, pitcher (Baltimore Orioles, NY Yankees)

1963-07-29

Steve Frey, Meadowbrook PA, pitcher (Philadelphia Phillies)

1963-09-03

Eric Plunk, Wilmington CA, pitcher (Oakland A's, NY Yankees, Indians)

1963-09-05

Dave Brantley, Florence Alabama, pitcher (Cin Reds)

1963-10-04

Bruce Ruffin, Lubbock TX, pitcher (Colorado Rockies)

1963-12-10

Doug Henry, Sacramento CA, pitcher (NY Mets)

1963-12-28

Mel Stottlemyre Jr, pitcher (Toronto Blues Jays)

1964-01-17

Jeff Tabaka, US baseball pitcher (San Diego Padres)

1964-01-18

Jenny Holliday, Australian softball pitcher (Olympics-bronze-96)

1964-01-24

Rob Dibble, Bridgeport Ct, pitcher (Cin Reds)

1964-01-29

John Habyan, US baseball pitcher (St Louis Cardinals)

1964-02-17

Mike Campbell, Seattle WA, pitcher (Chicago Cubs)

1964-02-18

Kevin Tapani, Des Moines IA, pitcher (Chicago White Sox, Minnesota Twins)

1964-04-13

Jose Rijo, pitcher (NY Yankees, Cin Reds)

1964-04-19

Scott Kamienicki, pitcher (NY Yankees)

1964-05-11

Bobby Witt, Arlington VA, pitcher (Texas Rangers)

1964-05-11

Floyd Youmans, baseball pitcher (Expos)

1964-05-11

Jeff Sellers, baseball pitcher (Red Sox)

1964-05-20

Jeff Schwarz, US baseball pitcher (California Angels, Chicago White Sox)

1964-07-25

Jose Bautista, Bani Dom Rep, pitcher (SF Giants)

1964-10-05

Terry Mathews, Alexandria LA, pitcher (Florida Marlins)

1964-10-07

Rich Delucia, Reading PA, pitcher (SF Giants)

1964-11-10

Kenny Rogers, Savannah GA, pitcher (Texas Rangers, NY Yankees)

1964-11-11

Roberto Hernandez, Santurce Puerto Rico, pitcher (Chicago White Sox)

1964-11-16

Dwight Gooden, Tampa FL, pitcher (NY Yankees, NY Mets)

1964-11-28

John Burkett, New Brighton PA, pitcher (Florida Marlins)

1964-12-19

Mike Fetters, Van Nuys CA, pitcher (Milwaukee Brewers)

1964-12-22

Mike Jackson, Houston Texas, pitcher (Seattle Mariners)

1965-01-02

Greg Swindell, Fort Worth TX, pitcher (Houston Astros, Cleve Indians)

1965-01-03

Mark Dewey, Grand Rapids MI, pitcher (SF Giants)

1965-01-04

Kevin Wickander, US baseball pitcher (Cincinnati Reds)

1965-01-06

Jose Dejesus, US baseball pitcher (Kansas City Royals)

1965-01-20

Brad Brink, US baseball pitcher (SF Giants, Philadelphia Phillies)

1965-01-25

Brian Holman, Winfield Ks, pitcher (Cin Reds, Seattle Mariners)

1965-03-03

A J Sager, Columbus Ohio, pitcher (Detroit Tigers)

1965-03-14

Kevin Brown, Mcintyre GA, pitcher (Florida Marlins)

1965-03-17

John Smiley, Phoenixville PA, pitcher (Cin Reds)

1965-05-16

Lori Sippel, Stratford Ontario, softball pitcher (Olympics-96)

1965-05-18

Erik Hanson, Kinnelon NJ, pitcher (Toronto Blue Jays)

1965-05-20

Todd Stottlemyre, Yakima WA, pitcher (St Louis Cardinals, Blue Jays)

1965-06-08

Kevin Ritz, Eatonstown NJ, pitcher (Colorado Rockies)

1965-06-17

Mike Magnante, Glendale CA, pitcher (KC Royals)

1965-07-10

Buddy Groom, Dallas TX, pitcher (Oakland A's)

1965-08-09

Ezra Polley, Georgetown Kentucky, pitcher (NY Yankees)

1965-08-12

Barry Manuel, Mamou LA, pitcher (Montreal Expos)

1965-08-16

Xavier Hernandez, Port Arthur TX, pitcher (Houston Astros)

1965-08-21

Jim Bullinger, New Orleans LA, pitcher (Chicago Cubs)

1965-09-02

Doug Linton, Santa Ana CA, pitcher (KC Royals)

1965-09-22

Mark Guthrie, Buffalo NY, pitcher (LA Dodgers)

1965-10-23

Al Leiter, Toms River NJ, pitcher (Florida Marlins, NY Mets)

1965-10-26

Gil Heredia, Nogales AZ, pitcher (Texas Rangers)

1965-11-06

Brian Givens, Lompoc CA, pitcher (Milwaukee Brewers)

1965-11-18

Mark Petkovsek, Beaumont TX, pitcher (St Louis Cardinals)

1965-12-14

Ken Hill, Lynn, Massachusetts, American MLB pitcher (Montreal Expos)

1965-12-18

Willie Blair, Paintsville KY, pitcher (San Diego Padres)

1966-01-16

Jack McDowell, Van Nuys CA, pitcher (NY Yankees, White Sox, Indians)

1966-01-19

Anthony Young, US baseball pitcher (NY Met, Chicago Cubs)

1966-01-21

Chris Hammond, US baseball pitcher (Florida Marlins)

1966-01-25

Richie Lewis, US baseball pitcher (Florida Marlins)

1966-02-15

Melido Perez, Dominican/US baseball pitcher (NY Yankees)

1966-02-20

Derek Lilliquist, US baseball pitcher (Cleveland Indians, Atl Braves)

1966-02-24

Rene Arocha, Cubans/US baseball pitcher (St Louis Cardinals)

1966-03-01

Steve Reed, Los Angeles California, pitcher (Colorado Rockies)

1966-03-07

Mel Rojas, Haina Dom Rep, pitcher (Montreal Expos)

1966-03-10

Michael Timlin, Midland TX, pitcher (Toronto Blue Jays)

1966-03-11

Steve Reed, Los Angeles California, pitcher (Colorado Rockies)

1966-03-20

Blas Minor, Merced CA, pitcher (Seattle Mariners)

1966-03-23

Mike Remlinger, Middletown NY, pitcher (Cin Reds)

1966-03-25

Tom Glavine, Concord MA, pitcher (Atlanta Braves, Cy Young 1991)

1966-03-26

Mike Remlinger, Middletown NY, pitcher (Cin Reds)

1966-03-29

Eric Gunderson, Portland OR, pitcher (Boston Red Sox)

1966-04-14

Greg Maddux, San Angelo Texas, pitcher (Atlanta Braves)

1966-04-25

Darren Holmes, Asheville NC, pitcher (Colorado Rockies)

1966-04-28

Jim Poole, Rochester NY, pitcher (Cleveland Indians)

1966-05-01

Armando Reynoso, San Luis Potosi Mexico, pitcher (Colorado Rockies)

1966-05-22

Jose Mesa, Azua Dom Rep, pitcher (Cleveland Indians)

1966-06-07

Heathcliff Slocumb, Jamaica NY, pitcher (Boston Red Sox)

1966-07-07

Hector Burba, Dayton OH, pitcher (Cin Reds)

1966-07-07

Jeff Shaw, Washington Ohio, pitcher (Cin Reds)

1966-08-02

Tim Wakefield [Timothy Stephen], Melbourne, Florida, American baseball pitcher (Boston Red Sox-1995 AL Comeback Player of the Year)

1966-08-12

Dean Hartgraves, Bakersfield CA, pitcher (Houston Astros)

1966-08-21

John Wetteland, San Mateo CA, pitcher (NY Yanks, Rangers, Expos)

1966-09-08

Mike Dyer, Upland California, pitcher (Montreal Expos)

1966-09-23

Pete Harnisch, Commack NY, pitcher (NY Mets)

1966-10-04

Mike Walker, Brooksville FL, pitcher (Detroit Tigers)

1966-10-11

Gregg Olson, Omaha NE, pitcher (Balt Orioles, Detroit Tigers)

1966-10-12

Mel Rojas, Haina Dom Rep, pitcher (Montreal Expos)

1966-10-18

Alan Mills, Lakeland Florida, pitcher (Baltimore Orioles)

1966-10-19

Dave Veres, Montgomery AL, pitcher (Montreal Expos)

1966-10-28

Juan Guzman, Santo Domingo Dom Rep, pitcher (Toronto Blue Jays)

1966-10-31

Brian Keyser, Castro Valley CA, pitcher (Chicago White Sox)

1966-11-01

Bob Wells, Yakima WA, pitcher (Seattle Mariners)

1966-11-14

Curt Schilling, Anchorage AK, pitcher (Philadelphia Phillies)

1966-11-16

Tim Scott, Hanford California, pitcher (Montreal Expos)

1966-11-17

Jeff Nelson, Baltimore MD, pitcher (NY Yankees)

1966-12-01

Greg McMichael, Knoxville TN, pitcher (Atlanta Braves)

1967-01-05

Chris Nabholz, US baseball pitcher (Boston Red Sox)

1967-01-26

Tim Pugh, Lake Tahoe CA, pitcher (Cincinnati Reds, KC Royals)

1967-01-29

David Pitcher, CFL fullback (Winnipeg Blue Bombers)

1967-02-18

Matt Turner, US baseball pitcher (Florida Marlins)

1967-02-20

Kurt Knudsen, US baseball pitcher (Detroit Tigers)

1967-02-26

Scott Service, US baseball pitcher (Cincinnati Reds)

1967-03-27

Jaime Navarro, Bayamon Puerto Rico, pitcher (Chicago Cubs)

1967-03-28

Shawn Boskie, Hawthorne Nevada, pitcher (California Angels)

1967-04-09

Graeme Lloyd, Australia, pitcher (NY Yankees, Milwaukee Brewers)

1967-04-23

Rheal Cormier, New Brunswick, pitcher (Montreal Expos)

1967-05-05

Charles Nagy, Fairfield CT, pitcher (Cleveland Indians)

1967-05-12

Cara Coughenour, Sioux City IA, female pitcher (Colo Silver Bullets)

1967-05-15

John Smoltz, Detroit MI, pitcher (Atlanta Braves, 1996 Cy Young)

1967-05-19

Turk Wendell, Pittsfield MA, pitcher (Chicago Cubs)

1967-05-29

Bill Risley, Chicago IL, pitcher (Toronto Blue Jays)

1967-06-02

Mike Stanton, Houston Texas, pitcher (NY Yankees, Boston Red Sox)

1967-06-04

Simon Sheldon-Collins, Australian baseball pitcher (Olympics-1996)

1967-06-11

John Doherty, pitcher

1967-06-21

Michele Smith, Califon NJ, softball pitcher (Olympics-gold-96)

1967-06-28

Matt Karchner, Berwick PA, pitcher (Chicago White Sox)

1967-07-05

Tim Worrell, Pasadena California, pitcher (San Diego Padres)

1967-07-06

Omar Olivares, Mayaguez Puerto Rico, pitcher (Detroit Tigers)

1967-07-11

Andy Ashby, KC MO, pitcher (San Diego Padres)

1967-07-11

Donne Wall, Potosi MO, pitcher (Houston Astros)

1967-07-13

Pat Rapp, Jennings LA, pitcher (Florida Marlins)

1967-07-21

Lance Painter, Bedford England, pitcher (Colorado Rockies)

1967-08-07

Jason Grimsley, Cleveland TX, pitcher (California Angels)

1967-08-15

Mike James, Ft Walton FL, pitcher (California Angels)

1967-08-20

Andy Benes, Evansville IN, pitcher (St Louis Cardinals)

1967-09-19

Jim Abbott, Flint, Michigan, American MLB pitcher (California Angels, NY Yankees)

1967-09-30

Yorkis Perez, Bajos de Haina Dom Rep, pitcher (Florida Marlins)

1967-10-01

Chuck McElroy, Galeston TX, pitcher (California Angels)

1967-10-04

Roger Pavlik, Houston Texas, pitcher (Texas Rangers)

1967-10-13

Trevor Hoffman, Anaheim CA, pitcher (San Diego Padres)

1967-10-29

Greg Gohr, Santa Clara California, pitcher (Detroit Tigers)

1967-11-15

Pedro Borbon, Mao Dom Rep, pitcher (Atlanta Braves)

1967-11-18

Tom Gordon, Sebring FL, pitcher (Boston Red Sox)

1967-11-24

Ben McDonald, Baton Rouge LA, pitcher (Milwaukee Brewers)

1967-12-06

Kevin Appier, Lancaster CA, pitcher (KC Royals)

1967-12-19

Doug Johns, South Bend IN, pitcher (Oakland A's)

1968-01-11

Ben Rivera, Dominican/US baseball pitcher (Philadelphia Phillies)

1968-01-21

Tom Urbani, Santa Cruz CA, pitcher (St Louis Cards, Detroit Tigers)

1968-01-24

Ross Powell, US baseball pitcher (Cincinnati Reds, Houston Astros)

1968-01-27

Rusty Meacham, Stuart FL, pitcher (KC Royals, Seattle Mariners)

1968-01-31

Steve Phoenix, US baseball pitcher (Oakland Athletics)

1968-02-01

Kent Mercker, Dublin OH, pitcher (Atlanta Braves, Balt Orioles)

1968-02-02

Scott Erickson, Long Beach CA, pitcher (Minnesota Twins, Balt Orioles)

1968-02-10

Ryan Bowen, US baseball pitcher (Florida Marlins)

1968-02-28

Mike Milchin, Knoxville TN, pitcher (Minnesota Twins)

1968-03-03

Scott Radinsky, Simi Valley CA, pitcher (LA Dodgers)

1968-03-22

Ramon Martinez, Santo Domingo Dom Rep, pitcher (LA Dodgers)

1968-03-26

Shane Reynolds, Bastrop LA, pitcher (Houston Astros)

1968-04-15

Billy Brewer, Fort Worth Texas, pitcher (NY Yankees)

1968-04-24

Todd Jones, Marietta GA, pitcher (Houston Astros)

1968-05-12

Mark Clark, Bath Ill, pitcher (NY Mets)

1968-05-22

Alan Levine, Park Ridge IL, pitcher (Chicago White Sox)

1968-05-24

Jerry Dipoto, Jersey City NJ, pitcher (NY Mets)

1968-06-07

Melissa Coombes, San Gabriel CA, female pitcher (Colo Silver Bullets)

1968-06-08

Dave Mlicki, Cleveland Ohio, pitcher (NY Mets)

1968-06-12

Scott Aldred, Flint MI, pitcher (Minnesota Twins)

1968-07-26

Mike Mohler, Dayton OH, pitcher (Oakland A's)

1968-07-29

Mike Williams, Radford VA, pitcher (Philadelphia Phillies)

1968-08-03

Rod Beck [Rodney Roy], Burbank, California, American MLB relief pitcher (SF Giants-1994 NL Rolaids Relief Man of the Year)

1968-08-18

Carolyn Crudgington, Australian softball pitcher (Olympics-bronze-96)

1968-08-31

Hideo Nomo, Osaka Japan, pitcher (LA Dodgers)

1968-09-13

Denny Neagle, Prince Georges Cnty, pitcher (Pittsburgh Pirates)

1968-09-15

Rich Robertson, Nacogdoches TX, pitcher (Minnesota Twins)

1968-10-12

Mike Trombley, Springfield MA, pitcher (Minnesota Twins)

1968-10-13

Julio Valera, San Sebastian Puerto Rico, pitcher (KC Royals)

1968-10-24

Ken Ryan, Pawtucket RI, pitcher (Philadelphia Phillies)

1968-11-03

Paul Quantrill, London Ontario, pitcher (Toronto Blue Jays)

1968-11-04

Osvaldo Fernandez, Holguin Cuba, pitcher (SF Giants)

1968-11-07

Russ Springer, Alexandria VA, pitcher (Philadelphia Phillies)

1968-11-13

Pat Hentgen, Detroit MI, pitcher (Toronto Blue Jays)

1968-11-14

Kent Bottenfield, Portland Oregon, pitcher (Chicago Cubs)

1968-11-16

Chris Haney, Baltimore MD, pitcher (KC Royals)

1968-11-25

John Johnstone, Liverpool NY, pitcher (Houston Astros)

1968-11-29

Pedro A Martinez, Villa Mella Dom Rep, pitcher (NY Mets)

1968-12-02

Darryl Kile, Garden Grove CA, pitcher (Houston Astros)

1968-12-08

Mike Mussina, Williamsport PA, pitcher (Baltimore Orioles)

1969-01-06

Alvin Morman, Rockingham NC, pitcher (Houston Astros)

1969-01-08

Brian Boehringer, St Louis MO, pitcher (NY Yankees)

1969-01-09

Domingo Jean, Dominican/US baseball pitcher (Houston Astros)

1969-01-13

Kevin Foster, US baseball pitcher (Chicago Cubs)

1969-02-04

Brad Cornett, US baseball pitcher (Toronto Blue Jays)

1969-02-06

Bob Wickman, Green Bay WI, pitcher (Chicago White Sox, NY Yankees)

1969-02-11

Bryan Eversgerd, US baseball pitcher (St Louis Cardinals)

1969-02-11

Kevin King, US baseball pitcher (Seattle Mariners)

1969-02-15

Brian Williams, Lancaster SC, pitcher (Detroit Tigers, Astros)

1969-02-27

Willie Banks, US baseball pitcher (Chicago Cubs)

1969-03-01

Doug Creek, Winchester VA, pitcher (SF Giants)

1969-03-12

Karen Snelgrove, London Ontario, softball pitcher (Olympics-96)

1969-03-25

Scott Sanders, Hannibal MO, pitcher (San Diego Padres)

1969-04-01

Frank Castillo, El Paso TX, pitcher (Chicago Cubs), (d. 2013)

1969-04-04

Carlos Reyes, Miami FL, pitcher (Oakland A's)

1969-04-07

Ricky Bones, Salinas Puerto Rico, pitcher (Milwaukee Brewers, NY Yanks)

1969-04-14

Brad Pennington, Salem IN, pitcher (California Angels)

1969-04-19

Carlos Reyes, Miami FL, pitcher (Oakland A's)

1969-05-10

Pete Schourek, Austin TX, pitcher (Cin Reds)

1969-05-22

Vaughn Eshelman, Philadelphia PA, pitcher (Boston Red Sox)

1969-05-29

Toby Borland, Quitman LA, pitcher (Philadelphia Phillies)

1969-06-21

Donovan Osborne, Roseville CA, pitcher (St Louis Cardinals)

1969-06-26

Michael Myers, Cook County IL, pitcher (Detroit Tigers)

1969-07-08

Bobby Ayala, Oxnard CA, pitcher (Seattle Mariners)

1969-08-01

Kevin Jarvis, Lexington KY, pitcher (Cin Reds)

1969-08-09

Troy Percival, Fontana CA, pitcher (California Angels)

1969-08-13

Alex Fernandez, Miami Beach FL, pitcher (Chicago White Sox)

1969-08-22

Hipolito Pichardo, Esperanza Dom Rep, pitcher (KC Royals)

1969-08-26

Ricky Bottalico, New Britain CT, pitcher (Philadelphia Phillies)

1969-08-31

Nathan Minchey, pitcher (Boston Red Sox)

1969-09-21

Jason Christiansen, Omaha NE, pitcher (Pittsburgh Pirates)

1969-09-25

David Weathers, Lawrencburg TN, pitcher (Florida Marlins, NY Yankees)

1969-10-06

Robert Person, St Louis MO, pitcher (NY Mets)

1969-10-13

Tim Crabtree, Jackson MI, pitcher (Toronto Blue Jays)

1969-10-22

Kevin Carrasco, S P de Macoris Dom Rep, pitcher (Cin Reds)

1969-10-24

Arthur Rhodes, Waco Texas, pitcher (Baltimore Orioles)

1969-10-25

Larry Thomas, Miami FL, pitcher (Chicago White Sox)

1969-11-06

Don Wengert, Sioux City IA, pitcher (Oakland A's)

1969-11-09

Angel Miranda, Arecieo Puerto Rico, pitcher (Milwaukee Brewers)

1969-11-18

Lee Anne Ketcham, Tallahassee Fla, female pitcher (Silver Bullets)

1969-11-28

Pedro Astacio, Hato Mayor Dom Rep, pitcher (LA Dodgers)

1969-11-28

Robb Nen, San Pedro, California, American MLB pitcher (Florida Marlins)

1969-11-29

Mariano Rivera, Panama City Panama, pitcher (NY Yankees)

1969-12-09

Ramon Garcia, Guanare Venezuela, pitcher (Milwaukee Brewers)

1970-01-06

Daniel Naulty, Los Angeles California, pitcher (Minnesota Twins)

1970-01-14

Steve Cooke, Kanai Hawaii, pitcher (Pittsburgh Pirates)

1970-01-15

Michele Granger, Anaheim California, softball pitcher (Olympics-gold-96)

1970-01-16

Ron Villone, Englewood NJ, pitcher (San Diego Padres)

1970-01-19

Rick Krivda, Mckeesport PA, pitcher (Baltimore Orioles)

1970-01-19

T J Mathews, Belleville IL, pitcher (St Louis Cardinals)

1970-01-23

Alan Embree, Vancouver WA, pitcher (Cleveland Indians)

1970-01-23

Mark Wohlers, Holyoke MA, pitcher (Atlanta Braves)

1970-01-26

Dan Carlson, US baseball pitcher (SF Giants)

1970-02-04

John Frascatore, US baseball pitcher (St Louis Cardinals)

1970-02-06

Mark Hutton, Adelaide Australia, pitcher (NY Yankees)

1970-02-10

Bobby Jones, Fresno CA, pitcher (NY Mets)

1970-02-18

Tyler Green, US baseball pitcher (Philadelphia Phillies)

1970-02-21

Javier De La Hoya, Mexican/US baseball pitcher (Florida Marlins)

1970-02-24

Wilson Alvarez, Maracaibo Venezuela, pitcher (Chicago White Sox)

1970-03-04

Dave Stevens, Fullerton CA, pitcher (Minnesota Twins)

1970-04-02

Jon Lieber, Council Bluffs IA, pitcher (Pittsburgh Pirates)

1970-04-11

Sean Bergman, Joliet IL, pitcher (San Diego Padres)

1970-04-14

Steve Avery, Trenton MI, pitcher (Atlanta Braves)

1970-05-25

Joey Eischen, West Covina CA, pitcher (LA Dodgers)

1970-06-25

Aaron Sele, Golden Valley MN, pitcher (Boston Red Sox)

1970-06-27

Ricardo Jordan, Delray Beach Fla, pitcher (Philadelphia Phillies)

1970-07-05

Doug Bochtler, West Palm Beach FL, pitcher (San Diego Padres)

1970-07-14

Mark Brandenburg, Houston Texas, pitcher (Texas Rangers)

1970-07-16

William Van Landingham, Columbia TN, pitcher (SF Giants)

1970-07-21

Bryce Florie, Charleston FLA, pitcher (San Diego Padres)

1970-07-29

Steve Wojciechowski, Blue Island IL, pitcher (Oakland A's)

1970-09-05

Lori Harrigan, Anaheim California, softball pitcher (Olympics-gold-96)

1970-09-05

Michael Potts, Langdale AL, pitcher (Milwaukee Brewers)

1970-09-09

Dan Miceli, Newark NJ, pitcher (Pittsburgh Pirates)

1970-09-09

Joey Hamilton, Statesboro GA, pitcher (San Diego Padres)

1970-09-16

Paul Shuey, Lima OH, pitcher (Cleveland Indians)

1970-09-24

Paul Spoljaric, pitcher (Toronto Blue Jays)

1970-09-29

Joseph Hudson, Philadelphia PA, pitcher (Boston Red Sox)

1970-10-02

Eddie Guardado, Stockton CA, pitcher (Minnesota Twins)

1970-10-03

Roger Bailey, Chattahoochee FL, pitcher (Colorado Rockies)

1970-10-06

Darren Oliver, Kansas city MO, pitcher (Texas Rangers)

1970-10-21

Marc Wilkins, Mansfield OH, pitcher (Pittsburgh Pirates)

1970-10-31

Steve Trachsel, Oxnard California, pitcher (Chicago Cubs)

1970-11-09

Chad Ogea, Lake Charles LA, pitcher (Cleveland Indians)

1970-11-09

Melanie Roche, Australian softball pitcher (Olympics-bronze-96)

1970-11-11

Jeff Ware, Norfolk VA, pitcher (Toronto Blue Jays)

1970-11-18

Allen Watson, Brooklyn NY, pitcher (SF Giants)

1970-11-24

Jason Jacome, Tulsa OK, pitcher (KC Royals)

1970-12-01

Kirk Rueter, Centralia IL, pitcher (Montreal Expos)

1970-12-03

Paul Byrd, Louisville KY, pitcher (NY Mets)

1971-01-04

Carlos Perez, Dominican/US baseball pitcher (Montreal Expos)

1971-01-04

Deb Sonnenberg, Edmonton Alberta, softball pitcher (Olympics-96)

1971-01-13

Elmer Dessens, Hermosillo Mexico, pitcher (Pittsburgh Pirates)

1971-01-19

Jeff Juden, Salem MA, baseball pitcher (Philadelphia Phillies, SF Giants)

1971-01-24

Cory Bailey, US baseball pitcher (Boston Red Sox)

1971-01-25

Kerry Taylor, US baseball pitcher (San Diego Padres)

1971-02-12

Shane Tonkin, Australian baseball pitcher (Olympics-1996)

1971-02-13

Todd Williams, US baseball pitcher (LA Dodgers)

1971-02-21

Jeff Schmidt, US baseball pitcher (California Angels)

1971-02-22

Lisa Fernandez, Lakewood California, softball pitcher (Olympics-gold-96)

1971-03-05

Jose Mercedes, El Seybo Dom Rep, pitcher (Milwaukee Brewers)

1971-03-06

Roger Salkeld, Burbank CA, pitcher (Cin Reds)

1971-03-10

Shad Williams, Fresno CA, pitcher (California Angels)

1971-03-12

Greg Hansell, Bellflower CA, pitcher (Minnesota Twins)

1971-04-04

Felipe Lira, Miranda Venezeula, pitcher (Detroit Tigers)

1971-04-07

Mark Thompson, Russellville KY, pitcher (Colorado Rockies)

1971-04-25

Brad Clontz, Stuart VA, pitcher (Atlanta Braves)

1971-04-29

Sterling Hitchcock, Fayetteville NC, pitcher (NY Yanks, Sea Mariners)

1971-04-30

Ryan Hawblitzel, West Palm Beach Fla, pitcher (Colorado Rockies)

1971-05-13

Michael Sirotka, Chicago IL, pitcher (Chicago White Sox)

1971-05-18

Rich Garces, Maracay Aragua Venezuela, pitcher (Boston Red Sox)

1971-05-23

Marshall Boze, San Manual AZ, pitcher (Milwaukee Brewers)

1971-06-15

Stuart Howell, Australian baseball pitcher (Olympics-1996)

1971-06-28

Greg Keagle, Corning NY, pitcher (Detroit Tigers)

1971-07-15

James Baldwin Jr, Southern Pines NC, pitcher (Chicago White Sox)

1971-07-25

Billy Wagner, Marion VA, pitcher (Houston Astros)

1971-07-25

Pedro Martinez, Manoguayabo Dom Rep, pitcher (Montreal Expos)

1971-07-29

Johnny Ruffin, Butler AL, pitcher (Cin Reds)

1971-07-30

Ron Blazier, Altoona PA, pitcher (Philadelphia Phillies)

1971-08-01

Shae Sloan, Huntsville TX, female pitcher (Colo Silver Bullets)

1971-08-09

Scott Karl, Fontana CA, pitcher (Milwaukee Brewers)

1971-11-11

Ryan Hancock, Santa Clara CA, pitcher (California Angels)

1971-11-28

William Simas Jr, Hanford CA, pitcher (Chicago White Sox)

1971-12-08

Garvin Alston, Mt Vernon NY, pitcher (Colorado Rockies)

1971-12-09

Todd Van Poppel, Hinsdale IL, pitcher (Oakland A's)

1971-12-17

Alyson Habetz, Crowley LA, female pitcher (Colo Silver Bullets)

1972-01-09

Jay Powell, Meridian MS, pitcher (Florida Marlins)

1972-01-21

Alan Benes, Evansville IN, pitcher (St Louis Cardinals)

1972-01-23

Tanya Harding, Australian softball pitcher (Olympics-bronze-96)

1972-03-01

Omar Daal, Maracaibo Venezuela, pitcher (Montreal Expos)

1972-04-04

Matt Wagner, Cedar falls IA, pitcher (Seattle Mariners)

1972-04-26

Francisco Cordova, Veracruz Mexico, pitcher (Pittsburgh Pirates)

1972-05-01

Bobby Chouinard, Manilla Phillipines, pitcher (Oakland A's)

1972-06-03

Bryan Rekar, Oak Lawn IL, pitcher (Colorado Rockies)

1972-06-06

Jeff Williams, Australian baseball pitcher (Olympics-1996)

1972-06-15

Andrew Pettitte, Baton Rouge LA, pitcher (NY Yankees)

1972-06-15

Ramiro Mendoza, Los Santos Panama, pitcher (NY Yankees)

1972-07-13

Clint Sodowsky, Ponca City OK, pitcher (Detroit Tigers)

1972-08-05

John Wasdin, Ft Belvoir WA, pitcher (Oakland A's)

1972-08-24

Kurt Miller, Tucson AZ, pitcher (Florida Marlins)

1972-09-05

Jimmy Haynes, La Grange GA, pitcher (Baltimore Orioles)

1972-09-07

Jason Isringhausen, Alton IL, pitcher (NY Mets)

1972-09-09

Mike Hampton, Brooksville FL, pitcher (Houston Astros)

1972-09-27

Laurie Shepard, Cordele, GA, female pitcher (Colo Silver Bullets)

1972-10-02

Rafael Carmona, Rio Piedras Puerto Rico, pitcher (Seattle Mariners)

1972-10-27

Brad Radke, Eau Claire WI, pitcher (Minnesota Twins)

1972-12-11

Francisco Rodriguez, Brooklyn NY, pitcher (Minnesota Twins)

1973-01-25

Terrell Wade, Rembert SC, pitcher (Atlanta Braves)

1973-01-29

Jason Schmidt, Lewiston ID, pitcher (Atlanta Braves)

1973-03-06

Terry Adams, Mobile AL, pitcher (Chicago Cubs)

1973-04-12

Antonio Osuna, Sinaloa Mexico, pitcher (LA Dodgers)

1973-05-22

Julian Tavarez, Santiago Dom Rep, pitcher (Cleveland Indians)

1973-05-31

Marty Janzen, Miami FL, pitcher (Toronto Blue Jays)

1973-06-30

Chan Ho Park, Kong Ju City Korea, pitcher (LA Dodgers)

1973-07-11

Christine Monge, SF California, female pitcher (Colo Silver Bullets)

1973-08-21

Ben Mann, Australian baseball pitcher (Olympics-1996)

1973-08-21

Ismael Valdes, Ciudad Victoria Mexico, pitcher (LA Dodgers)

1973-09-08

Bob Wolcott, Huntington Beach Ca, pitcher (Seattle Mariners)

1973-10-06

Jamison Pitcher,

1973-11-09

Fred Lindberg, Australian baseball pitcher (Olympics-1996)

1973-12-03

Andrew McNally, Australian baseball pitcher (Olympics-1996)

1974-01-19

Amaury Telemaco, Higuey Dom Rep, pitcher (Chicago Cubs)

1974-02-15

Ugueth Urbina, Caracas Venezuela, pitcher (Montreal Expos)

1974-03-19

John Coppinger, El Paso TX, pitcher (Baltimore Orioles)

1974-06-06

Brooke Wilkins, Australian softball pitcher (Olympics-bronze-96)

1974-08-15

Ramon Morel, Villa Gonzalez Dom Rep, pitcher (Pittsburgh Pirates)

1974-10-28

Braden Looper, Weatherford OK, baseball pitcher (Olympics-bronze-96)

1974-10-29

R A Dickey, Nashville Tenn, baseball pitcher (Olympics-bronze-96)

1974-11-07

Kris Benson, Konnesaw TX, baseball pitcher (Olympics-bronze-96)

1974-12-14

Billy Koch, Garden City NY, baseball pitcher (Olympics-bronze-96)

1975-04-03

Koji Uehara, Japanese professional baseball pitcher

1975-05-02

Mark Johnson, Dayton Ohio, baseball pitcher (Olympics-bronze-96)

1975-07-29

Seth Greisinger, Kansas City KS, baseball pitcher (Olympics-bronze-96)

1975-08-04

Kaipo Spenser, Wailuku HI, baseball pitcher (Olympics-bronze-96)

1976-02-08

Jim Parque, Norwalk California, baseball pitcher (Olympics-bronze-96)

1976-04-05

Ryan Drese, SF California, baseball pitcher (Olympics-bronze-96)

1976-05-15

Eric DuBose, Bradenton Fl, baseball pitcher (Olympics-bronze-96)

1976-08-22

Jim Weaver, Northridge California, baseball pitcher (Olympics-bronze-96)

1976-09-06

Michael Nakamura, Australian baseball pitcher (Olympics-1996)

1977-09-09

Kyle Snyder, Major League Baseball pitcher

1978-01-12

Luis Ayala, Mexican baseball pitcher

1978-02-08

Christa Williams, Houston Texas, softball pitcher (Olympics-gold-96)

1978-09-09

Kurt Ainsworth, Major League Baseball pitcher

1978-12-02

Peter Moylan, Australian Major League Baseball Pitcher for the Atlanta Braves

1979-02-09

Akinori Iwamura, Japanese baseball pitcher

1979-07-19

Rick Ankiel, Baseball pitcher/ outfielder

1979-09-11

Frank Francisco, Major League Baseball pitcher

1981-10-16

Anthony Reyes, starting pitcher for the St. Louis Cardinals

1983-04-16

Cat Osterman, American softball pitcher

1983-09-09

Edwin Jackson, Major League Baseball pitcher

1983-10-26

Francisco Liriano, Major League Baseball pitcher

1984-12-19

Ian Kennedy, Major League Baseball pitcher

1986-08-16

Samuel Alfred, Facing the Pitcher

Pitcher - Notable Weddings

Walter JohnsonJun 24, 1914

Nolan RyanJun 25, 1967

Roger ClemensNov 24, 1984

Dave RighettiFeb 11, 1989

Jenni RiveraSep 8, 2010

Pitcher - Weddings
Date Event
1914-06-24

MLB greatest pitcher Walter Johnson (26) weds Hazel Lee Roberts in Northwest, Washington DC

1966-07-09

Major League Baseball pitcher Tom Seaver (21) weds Nancy Lynn McIntyre

1967-06-25

MLB pitcher Nolan Ryan (20) weds his high school sweetheart Ruth Holdorff (18)

1984-11-24

MLB pitcher Roger Clemens (22) weds Debra Lynn Godfrey

1989-02-11

MLB pitcher Dave Righetti (30) weds Kandice Owen

2010-09-08

Grammy nominated singer Jenni Rivera (41) weds MLB pitcher Esteban Loaiza (38) at the Hummingbird Nest Ranch in Simi Valley, California

2010-11-13

Major League Baseball pitcher Kyle Kendrick (26) married three-time "Survivor" contestant Stephanie LaGrossa (30) at Silverado Resort and Spa in Napa, California

2013-10-24

Country music singer-songwriter Ashley Monroe (27) weds MLB pitcher John Danks (28) at Blackberry Farm in Walland, Tennessee

Pitcher - Notable Deaths

Walter JohnsonDec 10, 1946

Pitcher - Deaths
Date Event
1897-02-05

Hoss Radbourn, pitcher won 60 games in 1884, dies at 42

1926-02-24

Eddie Plank, pitcher (won 327 games in 17 years), dies at 51

1929-11-14

Joseph McGinnity, baseball pitcher (NY Giants), dies at 58

1932-02-29

"Big Ed" Morris, pitcher (Boston Red Sox), dies

1943-10-06

Robert Cooper, father of Card pitcher Mort & catcher Walker, dies

1946-12-10

Walter Johnson, great pitcher (Washington Senators), dies of a brain tumour at 59

1948-01-30

Herb Pennock, pitcher (NY Yankees)/GM (Phillies), dies

1954-11-26

Bill Doak, former Major League Baseball pitcher (b. 1891)

1955-11-04

Cy Young, pitcher and MLB all-time wins leader, dies at 88

1959-05-26

Ed Walsh, baseball pitcher (1.82 ERA), dies at 78

1962-03-04

George Mogridge, Major League Baseball pitcher (b. 1889)

1968-04-19

Tommy Bridges, US baseball pitcher (Detroit Tigers), dies at 61

1968-06-15

Samuel Earl "Wahoo Sam" Crawford, baseball pitcher, dies at 88

1969-01-24

Tom Zachary, baseball pitcher (Wash Senators), dies at 72

1970-01-14

John J "Johnny" Murphy, US baseball pitcher (NY Yankees), dies at 61

1974-07-17

Jay Hanna "Dizzy" Dean, pitcher (St Louis Cards), dies at 63

1975-01-05

Don Wilson, pitcher (Astro), dies at 29 of carbon monoxide poisoning

1979-04-06

M Marie Widlow, softball pitcher (Hall of Fame 1957), dies at 61

1979-07-09

Betty Evans Grayson, softball pitcher (Hall of Fame 1959), dies at 53

1980-06-01

[Richard] Rube Marquard, US baseball pitcher, dies at 90

1982-06-08

[Leroy] Satchel Paige, US baseball pitcher, dies at 75

1984-08-25

Waite Hoyte, knuckleball pitcher, dies at 84

1985-07-27

Joseph "Smoky Joe" Wood, pitcher (Boston Red Sox), dies at 95

1985-12-06

Burleigh Grimes, US baseball pitcher, dies at 92

1986-07-25

Theodore H "Ted" Lyons, pitcher (Chicago White Sox), dies at 85

1987-11-16

Jim Brewer, Major League Baseball relief pitcher (b. 1937)

1989-07-18

Donnie Moore, pitcher (Angels), shoots himself at 35

1991-03-09

Jim Hardin, former Baltimore Orioles, New York Yankees and Atlanta Braves pitcher (b. 1943)

1992-06-15

Eddie Lopat, pitcher (NY Yankees), dies at 73

1993-03-22

Steve Olin, pitcher (Cleve Indians), drowns at 27

1993-03-22

Tim Crews, pitcher (Cleve Indians), drowns at 31

1993-04-21

Hal Schumacher, baseball pitcher, dies at 82

1993-11-04

Cliff Young, pitcher (Cleveland Indians), dies in car accident at 29

1994-01-08

Harvey Haddix, pitcher (12 perfect inning game), dies at 68

1995-03-13

Leon Day, pitcher (Negro Leagues), dies of heart failure at 78

1995-04-28

Peaches Roy Davis, baseball pitcher, dies at 89

1997-11-16

Russ "Mad Monk" Meyer, pitcher (Philadelphia Phillies), dies at 74

1997-12-03

Steve Hamilton, pitcher (NY Yankees), dies of cancer at 63

2006-10-11

Cory Lidle, American baseball pitcher (b. 1972)

2006-11-07

Johnny Sain, American baseball pitcher (b. 1917)

2007-02-04

Steve Barber, American baseball pitcher (b. 1938)

2007-06-23

Rod Beck, American Major League Baseball relief pitcher, dies at 38

2008-12-19

Dock Ellis, American baseball pitcher (b. 1945)

2009-04-09

Nick Adenhart, MLB pitcher (b. 1986)

2011-08-24

Mike Flanagan, American baseball pitcher (b. 1951)

2012-03-20

Mel Parnell [Melvin], American Major League Baseball pitcher, dies from cancer at 89

2012-09-18

Jack Kralick, American MLB pitcher, dies from complications from strokes at 77

2013-03-23

Virgil Trucks, American MLB pitcher, dies at 95

2013-03-25

Lou Sleater, American MLB pitcher, dies from lung disease at 86

2013-03-30

Bob Turley, American MLB pitcher, dies from liver cancer at 82

2013-04-25

Rick Camp, American MLB pitcher, dies of natural causes at 59

2015-11-10

Former major league pitcher Tommy Hanson, 29, dies

2017-10-16

Former MLB Pitcher Daniel Webb Dies at Age 28 in ATV Accident

2017-12-16

Former Tigers pitcher Frank Lary dies at age of 87


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