Major League Baseball Players Who Died in Alabama

Hall of Fame Manager Casey Stengel once quipped, "Most people my age are dead - you could look it up." The table below allows you to "look it up", as it is a comprehensive historical analysis of every major league baseball players' place of death. Selecting a state or country will bring up a sortable chart with every player in history who died in that particular area.

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Major League Baseball Players Who Died in Alabama

A Historical Analysis / Return To Players by Place of Death

Gainesville, Alabama
07-30-1933
1912
1917
Birmingham, Alabama
11-24-1970
1931
1938
Mobile, Alabama
10-02-1967
1934
1934
Hanceville, Alabama
02-28-2009
1950
1952
Mobile, Alabama
07-03-1959
1927
1930
Montgomery, Alabama
02-19-1981
1921
1921
Alexander City, Alabama
03-18-2004
1947
1953
Dothan, Alabama
12-12-1937
1910
1925
Mobile, Alabama
08-30-1969
1926
1932
Mobile, Alabama
01-19-2013
1952
1958
Tuscaloosa, Alabama
05-11-1968
1919
1923
Northport, Alabama
08-01-1958
1922
1932
Decatur, Alabama
12-31-2006
1960
1963
Eastaboga, Alabama
05-08-1960
1917
1917
Birmingham, Alabama
11-29-2003
1941
1941
Hoover, Alabama
07-07-1993
1930
1946
Birmingham, Alabama
12-13-1944
1919
1922
Birmingham, Alabama
09-17-2001
1950
1955
Athens, Alabama
03-24-1972
1927
1945
Birmingham, Alabama
05-08-2003
1937
1940
Mountain Brook, Alabama
04-17-1979
1913
1915
Birmingham, Alabama
04-29-1974
1922
1922
Birmingham, Alabama
04-14-1970
1928
1928
Sylacauga, Alabama
01-09-1975
1914
1924
Gadsden, Alabama
01-26-1967
1911
1912
Birmingham, Alabama
08-14-1984
1928
1945
Talladega, Alabama
04-25-1966
1922
1927
Birmingham, Alabama
11-25-1974
1909
1912
Mobile, Alabama
06-19-1916
1912
1913
Birmingham, Alabama
07-02-1988
1939
1941
Mobile, Alabama
12-24-1894
1889
1893
Gadsden, Alabama
01-06-1999
1952
1952
Birmingham, Alabama
08-05-1969
1924
1924
Montgomery, Alabama
05-12-1960
1923
1927
Wetumpka, Alabama
05-23-2008
1944
1944
Tuskegee, Alabama
02-03-1961
1915
1925
Lafayette, Alabama
12-20-1991
1931
1936
Lafayette, Alabama
04-22-1966
1931
1947
Montgomery, Alabama
03-01-1929
1908
1908
Mobile, Alabama
07-30-1943
1907
1907
Mobile, Alabama
01-28-2006
1942
1942
Birmingham, Alabama
01-31-2018
1969
1985
Anniston, Alabama
08-11-1970
1942
1945
Thomasville, Alabama
02-04-1981
1927
1929
Mobile, Alabama
10-30-1886
1884
1884
Oak Grove, Alabama
12-01-1973
1924
1929
Montgomery, Alabama
03-25-1986
1923
1931
Florence, Alabama
01-14-2019
1959
1963
Birmingham, Alabama
10-31-1997
1951
1951
Pell City, Alabama
11-11-1996
1941
1947
Birmingham, Alabama
02-09-1983
1927
1940
Muscadine, Alabama
10-08-1962
1923
1923
Birmingham, Alabama
11-18-1999
1954
1954
Opelika, Alabama
04-09-2006
1942
1953
Montgomery, Alabama
06-24-1959
1938
1938
Birmingham, Alabama
02-02-1961
1925
1925
Birmingham, Alabama
03-13-2005
1950
1961
Birmingham, Alabama
02-25-1963
1921
1921
Mobile, Alabama
12-12-1996
1940
1941
Mobile, Alabama
06-07-2004
1954
1954
Prattville, Alabama
05-22-2015
1963
1964
Livingston, Alabama
04-14-1986
1929
1929
Northport, Alabama
07-10-2001
1954
1962
Tuscaloosa, Alabama
12-13-2017
1954
1965
Birmingham, Alabama
12-27-1967
1946
1952
Huntsville, Alabama
07-12-2015
1947
1949
Arab, Alabama
12-05-1967
1911
1911
Birmingham, Alabama
10-21-1958
1911
1911
Mobile, Alabama
06-23-1972
1911
1917
Fairhope, Alabama
11-16-1978
1934
1936
Birmingham, Alabama
11-02-1976
1935
1943
Mobile, Alabama
04-11-1999
1948
1950
Huntsville, Alabama
03-04-2012
1960
1972
Florence, Alabama
04-14-1951
1907
1916
Birmingham, Alabama
08-05-1975
1926
1931
Sheffield, Alabama
10-18-1934
1914
1924
Wilton, Alabama
10-29-1923
1915
1917
Anniston, Alabama
11-05-1978
1943
1950
Montgomery, Alabama
02-26-1988
1930
1933
Jackson, Alabama
04-09-2006
1937
1949
Tuscaloosa, Alabama
05-15-1972
1923
1923
Belle Mina, Alabama
03-24-1996
1932
1936
Muscle Shoals, Alabama
04-26-2014
1955
1957
Birmingham, Alabama
09-25-2001
1955
1960
Centreville, Alabama
03-08-1974
1921
1921
Jasper, Alabama
05-21-2011
1955
1957
Cullman, Alabama
05-11-1984
1946
1946
Mobile, Alabama
12-31-1964
1927
1930
Citronelle, Alabama
08-16-1993
1939
1948
Mobile, Alabama
07-25-1959
1919
1919
Birmingham, Alabama
11-12-1993
1939
1939
Mobile, Alabama
04-18-1998
1941
1946
Mobile, Alabama
03-06-1990
1920
1933
Montgomery, Alabama
07-30-1956
1927
1927
Camp Sheridan, Alabama
05-24-1918
1917
1917
Enterprise, Alabama
11-16-1965
1924
1924
Birmingham, Alabama
08-20-1998
1934
1939
Anniston, Alabama
01-16-2006
1963
1971
Anniston, Alabama
07-15-1937
1897
1910
Fairhope, Alabama
06-16-1999
1943
1953
Oxford, Alabama
01-02-1965
1907
1912
Tuscaloosa, Alabama
11-15-1985
1921
1934
Fairhope, Alabama
07-16-1977
1913
1926
Birmingham, Alabama
03-16-1935
1899
1902
Hunstville, Alabama
03-14-1956
1919
1931
Birmingham, Alabama
06-21-1944
1907
1915
Mobile, Alabama
06-12-1980
1976
1977
Birmingham, Alabama
03-01-1994
1948
1954
Mobile, Alabama
12-03-1976
1920
1921
Calera, Alabama
03-23-2013
1941
1958
Anniston, Alabama
08-15-1930
1911
1913
Birmingham, Alabama
05-17-1982
1931
1949
Leeds, Alabama
11-14-1965
1909
1912
Pell City, Alabama
04-01-1965
1913
1915
Birmingham, Alabama
08-08-1999
1940
1955
Goodwater, Alabama
03-01-1980
1929
1939
Birmingham, Alabama
07-25-1957
1919
1927
Montgomery, Alabama
05-01-1986
1923
1934
Gadsden, Alabama
01-31-2013
1962
1970
Decatur, Alabama
04-28-2007
1951
1952
Montgomery, Alabama
04-26-1928
1895
1899
Prattville, Alabama
01-17-1977
1924
1927
Mobile, Alabama
04-23-1990
1954
1957
Birmingham, Alabama
11-16-1964
1921
1922
Birmingham, Alabama
01-31-1999
1951
1959

Major League Baseball Players Who Died in Alabama



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