Major League Baseball Players Who Died in 1884

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Major League Baseball Players Who Died in 1884

A Historical Analysis / Return To Players by Place of Death

St. Louis, Missouri
03-16-1884
1876
1878
New Haven, Connecticut
09-26-1884
1882
1882
Columbus, Wisconsin
12-09-1884
1884
1884
Janesville, Wisconsin
04-29-1884
1881
1881
Baltimore, Maryland
07-11-1884
1882
1882
Holyoke, Massachusetts
11-13-1884
1878
1878

Major League Baseball Players Who Died in 1884



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