Baseball History on September 8

Baseball history on September 8, including a list of every Major League baseball player born on September 8, a list of every Major League baseball player who died on September 8, a list of every Major League baseball player who made their big league debut on September 8, and a list of every Major League baseball player whose final big league game was on September 8.

"No matter how your mind works, baseball reaches out to you. If you're an emotional person, baseball asks for your heart. If you are a thinking man or a thinking woman, baseball wants your opinion. Whether you are left-brain or right-brain, Type A or Type Z, whether your mind is bent towards mathematics or toward history or psychology or geometry, whether you are young or old, baseball has its way of asking for you. If you are a reader, there is always something new to read about baseball, and always something old. If you are a sedentary person, a TV watcher, baseball is on TV; if you always have to be going somewhere, baseball is somewhere you can go. If you are a collector, baseball offers you a hundred things that you can collect. If you have children, baseball is something you can do with children; if you have parents and cannot talk to them, baseball is something you can still talk to them about." - Baseball Historian Bill James in The New Bill James Historical Baseball Abstract
Baseball History on September 8

Baseball Births on September 8 / Baseball Deaths on September 8

Baseball History on September 8

Baseball Debuts on September 8 / Baseball Retirements on September 8

1890 - Al Sauter
1890 - Neil Stynes
1893 - Jack Scheible
1894 - John Anderson
1897 - Charlie Hickman
1897 - Ossee Schreckengost
1897 - Rube Waddell
1899 - Pete Cregan
1899 - Pop Dillon
1899 - Patsy Flaherty
1902 - Jimmy Sebring
1903 - Jack Pfiester
1905 - Jimmy Dygert
1905 - Hi West
1906 - Jim Holmes
1907 - Bill McKechnie
1907 - Heinie Zimmerman
1910 - Red Corriden
1910 - Bill Culp
1910 - Claud Derrick
1910 - Doc Ralston
1911 - Marty Berghammer
1911 - Curly Brown
1911 - Mike Handiboe
1912 - Ollie O'Mara
1912 - Rudy Sommers
1913 - Andy Harrington
1913 - Slim Love
1913 - Jeff McCleskey
1913 - Bill Morley
1913 - Ben Spencer
1914 - Tom Wilson
1915 - Marty Becker
1915 - Merwin Jacobson
1916 - Ray Kennedy
1919 - Hod Ford
1919 - Sam White
1920 - Leo Townsend
1925 - Mark Koenig
1925 - Sy Rosenthal
1927 - Willie Underhill
1928 - Earl Caldwell
1929 - Bill Akers
1931 - Oral Hildebrand
1932 - Bill Brubaker
1933 - Mel Almada
1937 - George Case
1938 - Irv Bartling
1938 - Nick Etten
1939 - Vern Olsen
1939 - Lou Thuman
1940 - Jim Mallory
1940 - Sherry Robertson
1940 - Neb Stewart
1940 - Claude Wilborn
1942 - Jimmy Grant
1942 - Len Perme
1943 - Buddy Kerr
1946 - Karl Drews
1948 - Dick Weik
1949 - Jim Pearce
1950 - Julio Moreno
1951 - Bob Boyd
1951 - Russ Sullivan
1955 - Bob Hazle
1956 - Ron Moeller
1957 - Eddie Haas
1960 - Willie Davis
1960 - Charley Smith
1961 - Frank Cipriani
1961 - Howie Koplitz
1961 - Buck Rodgers
1961 - John Wyatt
1962 - Tom Butters
1962 - Bob Humphreys
1962 - Deacon Jones
1962 - Dick Kenworthy
1962 - Elmo Plaskett
1965 - Ed Barnowski
1965 - Bobby Murcer
1965 - Randy Schwartz
1967 - Ray Fosse
1969 - Doug Adams
1969 - Mike Corkins
1969 - Al Fitzmorris
1969 - Bart Johnson
1969 - Fred Kendall
1969 - Dennis O'Toole
1969 - Ron Slocum
1969 - Jim Williams
1970 - Tim Hosley
1970 - Milt May
1971 - Cecil Cooper
1971 - Richie Zisk
1972 - Steve Busby
1972 - Chuck Goggin
1972 - Dan Neumeier
1972 - Elias Sosa
1973 - Kevin Kobel
1973 - Craig Kusick
1973 - Charlie Moore
1974 - John Hale
1974 - Butch Metzger
1974 - Roger Miller
1974 - Glenn Redmon
1975 - Frank LaCorte
1975 - Chip Lang
1976 - Moose Haas
1976 - Gerry Hannahs
1976 - Jerry Tabb
1977 - Luis Rosado
1978 - Danny Darwin
1978 - Alberto Lois
1978 - Domingo Ramos
1979 - Kirk Gibson
1979 - Pedro Hernandez
1979 - Rick Peters
1979 - John Poff
1980 - John Butcher
1981 - Wallace Johnson
1981 - Bryn Smith
1982 - Don Mattingly
1982 - Eddie Vargas
1983 - Dick Schofield
1984 - Wade Rowdon
1985 - Ralph Bryant
1985 - Stu Pederson
1985 - Rich Surhoff
1986 - John Mitchell
1986 - Rafael Palmeiro
1987 - Shawn Abner
1987 - Mark Carreon
1987 - Brian Dorsett
1987 - Jim Eppard
1987 - Dave Otto
1987 - Pete Smith
1988 - Tom Gordon
1988 - Mark Lee
1988 - Rey Palacios
1989 - Stan Belinda
1989 - Jason Grimsley
1989 - Paul Sorrento
1990 - Dave Burba
1990 - Rich DeLucia
1990 - Mike Gardiner
1991 - Kim Batiste
1991 - Dave Haas
1991 - Rob Maurer
1991 - Luis Mercedes
1991 - Rey Sanchez
1992 - Doug Brocail
1992 - Hilly Hathaway
1992 - Reggie Williams
1993 - Kurt Abbott
1993 - Butch Huskey
1993 - Roger Salkeld
1993 - Dave Staton
1993 - Nigel Wilson
1995 - Luis Andujar
1995 - Scott Hatteberg
1995 - Chuck Ricci
1995 - Kevin Sefcik
1996 - Brent Brede
1996 - Todd Dunn
1996 - Jason Hardtke
1996 - Calvin Maduro
1997 - Paul Konerko
1997 - Scott Winchester
1998 - Marlon Anderson
1998 - Eric Chavez
1998 - J.D. Drew
1998 - Derrick Gibson
1998 - Keith Glauber
1998 - Mike Kinkade
1998 - Angel Pena
1999 - Michael Tejera
2000 - Adam Hyzdu
2000 - Mike Mahoney
2001 - Geronimo Gil
2001 - Paul Hoover
2001 - Angel Santos
2001 - Brad Voyles
2002 - Marlon Byrd
2002 - Jason Shiell
2003 - Juan Cerros
2003 - Vinnie Chulk
2004 - Carmen Cali
2004 - Greg Dobbs
2004 - J.D. Durbin
2004 - Aaron Rakers
2004 - Jeremy Reed
2005 - Dustin Nippert
2006 - Brian Burres
2006 - Juan Lara
2006 - Carlos Maldonado
2006 - Chris Narveson
2007 - Dan Giese
2007 - Luke Hochevar
2007 - Luis Mendoza
2007 - Jose Morales
2008 - Jeff Gray
2008 - Kevin Jepsen
2008 - Mark Saccomanno
2008 - Freddy Sandoval
2009 - Madison Bumgarner
2009 - Tommy Manzella
2009 - Niuman Romero
2009 - Justin Turner
2009 - Pedro Viola
2010 - Pedro Ciriaco
2010 - John Lindsey
2010 - Michael McKenry
2010 - Russ Mitchell
2010 - Alex Presley
2011 - Chris Schwinden
2013 - Ehire Adrianza
2014 - Jairo Diaz
2015 - Socrates Brito
2015 - Ryan Weber
2016 - German Marquez
2016 - Jordan Patterson
2016 - David Paulino
2017 - Taylor Davis
2017 - Phillip Evans
2018 - Abiatal Avelino
2018 - Joe Hudson
Players Born on, Died on, Debut on, Finished on September 8


Baseball history on September 8 includes a total of 45 Major League baseball players born that day of the year, 24 Major League baseball players who died on that date, 226 baseball players who made their Major League debut on that date, and 61 Major League baseball players who appeared in their final game that date.

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Bill James, on the same page of the same book we used at the top of this page, said, "But as I began to do research on the history of baseball (in order to discuss the players more intelligently) I began to feel that there was a history a baseball that had not been written at that time, a history of good and ordinary players, a history of being a fan, a history of games that meant something at the time but mean nothing now." To that end, I have created Baseball Almanac. A site to worship baseball. A site by a fan who is trying to tell the history of good and ordinary baseball players .

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