Major League Baseball Players

A Baseball Player Encyclopedia (Vache to Vukovich)

Baseball Almanac is pleased to present a comprehensive list of EVERY Major League player whose last name falls between the names above.

Included below are Major League Baseball player biographies, years played, an Auto(graphed) baseball card notation (Y=Yes), an Address (envelope), and (HOF) Hall of Fame (Y=Yes) research.

Bold entries stand for active Major League Baseball players which are defined as those who played in at least one Major League game during the most recently completed season.

"Every season has its peaks and valleys. What you have to try to do is eliminate the Grand Canyon." - Andy Van Slyke in Baseball on the Brain (Dennis Purdy, Workman Publishing, Page 193)
The Ballplayers

A Comprehensive Player Registry

Vache
to
Vukovich
V is for Vance
The Dodger's very own Dazzy;
None of his rivals
Could throw as fast as he.
271 Players
1925 - 1925
1884 - 1884
1904 - 1904
1908 - 1908
1975 - 1984
Y
2010 - 2014
Y
2016 - 2019
Y
2008 - 2018
Y
2003 - 2003
Y
1995 - 2001
Y
1996 - 2000
Y
2010 - 2014
1957 - 1957
1944 - 1944
2012 - 2015
1965 - 1971
Y
1995 - 1998
2010 - 2017
Y
1990 - 1998
Y
2018 - 2019
1994 - 2005
Y
2011 - 2012
Y
2015 - 2018
1980 - 1983
Y
1997 - 2001
Y
2004 - 2011
Y
2019 - 2019
1990 - 1990
Y
1986 - 1995
Y
2004 - 2012
Y
1955 - 1961
Y
2010 - 2018
Y
2001 - 2005
Y
1997 - 2008
Y
2018 - 2018
1992 - 2002
Y
1992 - 2007
Y
1876 - 1876
1969 - 1979
Y
1954 - 1955
Y
1975 - 1985
Y
1959 - 1968
Y
2003 - 2005
Y
1883 - 1883
1954 - 1959
Y
1958 - 1958
Y
1980 - 1997
Y
2017 - 2018
1990 - 1996
Y
2000 - 2000
1984 - 1996
Y
1965 - 1965
Y
1940 - 1961
Y
2003 - 2014
Y
1927 - 1928
1933 - 1939
Y
2004 - 2008
Y
1954 - 1955
1904 - 1904
2005 - 2006
Y
1993 - 1994
Y
1928 - 1932
2002 - 2003
Y
1915 - 1935
Y - 1955
1935 - 1938
1970 - 1971
Y
1950 - 1952
1947 - 1949
1914 - 1914
1982 - 1988
Y
1935 - 1945
Y
2007 - 2012
Y
1937 - 1951
Y
1991 - 2004
Y
1955 - 1955
Y
1909 - 1912
1890 - 1893
1994 - 1996
Y
2008 - 2010
Y
1919 - 1929
1982 - 1987
Y
1887 - 1903
2002 - 2002
Y
1994 - 1997
Y
2019 - 2019
1913 - 1913
1951 - 1951
1991 - 2004
Y
1939 - 1946
1996 - 1998
Y
1983 - 1995
Y
2012 - 2017
1901 - 1905
1888 - 1888
1950 - 1951
2016 - 2016
2003 - 2010
Y
1982 - 1984
2017 - 2019
2005 - 2019
Y
2014 - 2017
1955 - 1955
1925 - 1926
1997 - 2011
Y
1952 - 1952
1902 - 1902
1973 - 1976
Y
1988 - 1995
Y
2010 - 2015
Y
1902 - 1902
2018 - 2019
2011 - 2011
2009 - 2012
Y
2004 - 2005
Y
1979 - 1979
Y
2007 - 2009
2018 - 2018
1990 - 1992
Y
1932 - 1948
Y - 1985
1966 - 1969
Y
1963 - 1963
Y
1940 - 1946
1909 - 1915
1988 - 1988
Y
1886 - 1899
1944 - 1945
1989 - 2003
Y
1908 - 1921
1991 - 2003
Y
1934 - 1934
2014 - 2019
Y
2015 - 2019
1998 - 2011
Y
2001 - 2009
Y
1935 - 1935
1912 - 1925
1884 - 1890
1958 - 1963
Y
2009 - 2015
Y
1962 - 1974
Y
1920 - 1920
1979 - 1982
1939 - 1939
1903 - 1904
1997 - 2008
Y
1987 - 2002
Y
1992 - 1993
Y
2015 - 2019
Y
2018 - 2019
1973 - 1973
1969 - 1973
Y
2008 - 2013
2017 - 2019
2007 - 2011
Y
1973 - 1983
Y
1926 - 1934
1979 - 1991
Y
2008 - 2016
Y
1999 - 2006
Y
2015 - 2019
Y
2010 - 2019
Y
2005 - 2006
Y
1989 - 2004
Y
1945 - 1945
2013 - 2016
Y
1996 - 1998
Y
2006 - 2014
1995 - 2001
Y
1999 - 2000
Y
1944 - 1950
Y
1966 - 1970
Y
1951 - 1953
Y
1944 - 1944
1953 - 1953
Y
2017 - 2019
2012 - 2012
1915 - 1915
1994 - 2003
Y
1989 - 1997
Y
1931 - 1936
Y
2014 - 2019
1976 - 1981
Y
2005 - 2019
Y
2007 - 2007
Y
1912 - 1914
1939 - 1960
Y
2015 - 2017
Y
1959 - 1971
Y
1973 - 1984
Y
1980 - 1981
1888 - 1892
2010 - 2014
Y
1922 - 1926
1917 - 1921
1902 - 1909
1890 - 1893
1948 - 1949
Y
2003 - 2015
Y
1966 - 1969
1997 - 2008
Y
2017 - 2019
Y
2018 - 2018
2004 - 2004
Y
2000 - 2004
Y
2006 - 2016
Y
2017 - 2018
2011 - 2011
Y
1990 - 1993
Y
2010 - 2010
2013 - 2019
Y
2011 - 2013
2003 - 2008
Y
2012 - 2015
2000 - 2000
Y
1995 - 2009
Y
2018 - 2018
1993 - 2004
Y
2017 - 2018
Y
2012 - 2019
1924 - 1925
1964 - 1964
Y
2001 - 2001
Y
1966 - 1966
Y
1904 - 1906
1884 - 1885
1982 - 1996
Y
2009 - 2011
1912 - 1916
1955 - 1968
Y
1956 - 1969
Y
1980 - 1990
Y
1890 - 1894
1885 - 1891
1944 - 1945
1995 - 2003
Y
1992 - 1992
Y
1912 - 1921
Y
2012 - 2012
Y
2011 - 2019
Y
1989 - 2006
Y
1999 - 2009
Y
1989 - 2012
Y
1923 - 1924
2016 - 2019
Y
2000 - 2016
Y
2012 - 2019
Y
1992 - 1998
Y
1924 - 1924
1942 - 1950
Y
2017 - 2019
1942 - 1954
Y
2005 - 2019
Y
2008 - 2018
Y
1901 - 1908
1890 - 1890
1965 - 1967
Y
1914 - 1916
1983 - 1987
Y
1902 - 1902
1986 - 2002
Y
1930 - 1944
1884 - 1884
1965 - 1972
Y
2018 - 2019
2007 - 2019
Y
1905 - 1905
2001 - 2003
Y
1929 - 1929
1975 - 1986
Y
1980 - 1985
Y
1970 - 1981
Y


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