Baseball History on April 10

Baseball history on April 10, including a list of every Major League baseball player born on April 10, a list of every Major League baseball player who died on April 10, a list of every Major League baseball player who made their big league debut on April 10, and a list of every Major League baseball player whose final big league game was on April 10.

"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 April 10

Baseball Births on April 10 / Baseball Deaths on April 10

Baseball History on April 10

Baseball Debuts on April 10 / Baseball Retirements on April 10

1913 - Sam Agnew
1913 - Joe Connolly
1913 - Rube Foster
1913 - Johnny Johnston
1913 - Dee Walsh
1913 - Ralph Young
1915 - Emil Huhn
1915 - Bill Upham
1928 - Doug Taitt
1959 - Sparky Anderson
1959 - Rudy Arias
1959 - Gary Blaylock
1962 - Tommie Aaron
1962 - Bernie Allen
1962 - Howie Bedell
1962 - Dave Gerard
1962 - Howie Goss
1962 - Joe Pepitone
1962 - Dick Radatz
1962 - Cookie Rojas
1962 - Amado Samuel
1962 - Jose Tartabull
1962 - Felix Torres
1962 - Jack Warner
1962 - Elder White
1963 - Ray Culp
1963 - Wayne Graham
1968 - Jose Arcia
1968 - Tom Burgmeier
1968 - Larry Hisle
1968 - Joe Lahoud
1968 - Don Money
1968 - Daryl Patterson
1968 - Ed Sprague
1968 - Hector Torres
1968 - Del Unser
1969 - Larry Burchart
1969 - Gary Gentry
1969 - Tom Griffin
1969 - Jim Qualls
1970 - Ron Cook
1970 - Don Gullett
1970 - Jerry Janeski
1970 - Rich Severson
1970 - Ken Wright
1974 - Herb Hutson
1974 - Bob Sheldon
1975 - Rick Baldwin
1975 - Art James
1975 - Mike Norris
1975 - Horace Speed
1976 - Santo Alcala
1976 - Paul Hartzell
1976 - Mike Proly
1976 - Gil Rondon
1977 - Jerry Garvin
1977 - Bob Gorinski
1977 - Sheldon Mallory
1977 - Bob Shirley
1977 - Paul Thormodsgard
1977 - John Urrea
1977 - Rob Wilfong
1978 - John Henry Johnson
1978 - Allen Ripley
1978 - Don Robinson
1979 - Phil Huffman
1980 - Harold Baines
1980 - Sal Butera
1980 - Doug Corbett
1980 - Mike Davis
1980 - Jeff Jones
1980 - Carlos Lezcano
1981 - Chili Davis
1981 - Rufino Linares
1981 - Luis Sanchez
1982 - Wade Boggs
1982 - Larry Pashnick
1982 - George Wright
1983 - Bill Krueger
1983 - Craig McMurtry
1983 - Jim Winn
1985 - Manuel Lee
1985 - Jim Weaver
1986 - T.R. Bryden
1986 - Don Gordon
1986 - Juan Nieves
1986 - Bobby Witt
1988 - Jose Segura
1989 - Joe Skalski
1990 - Brian Bohanon
1990 - Brent Knackert
1990 - Bill Sampen
1993 - Rodney Bolton
1993 - John Cummings
1993 - Mike Draper
1993 - Robb Nen
1993 - Sherman Obando
1993 - Fernando Vina
1994 - Fausto Cruz
1994 - Rick Helling
1996 - Joel Adamson
1998 - Shane Spencer
1999 - Chris Singleton
1999 - Joe Winkelsas
2001 - Bobby Kielty
2002 - Mike Crudale
2002 - John Ennis
2002 - Luis Garcia
2002 - Oscar Salazar
2005 - Norihiro Nakamura
2007 - Rick van den Hurk
2008 - Jesse Carlson
2009 - Brett Anderson
2009 - Brian Duensing
2009 - Shawn Kelley
2012 - Lendy Castillo
2012 - Wei-Yin Chen
2013 - Bobby LaFromboise
2013 - Kyle Skipworth
2015 - Matt Andriese
2015 - Sean Gilmartin
2015 - Mikie Mahtook
2016 - Matt Buschmann
2016 - Hyun Soo Kim
2016 - Nomar Mazara
2016 - Tim Melville
2017 - Kyle Higashioka
2018 - Tyler Beede
2018 - Alex Blandino
2018 - Isiah Kiner-Falefa
2018 - Tanner Rainey
2019 - Joe Harvey
Players Born on, Died on, Debut on, Finished on April 10


Baseball history on April 10 includes a total of 54 Major League baseball players born that day of the year, 27 Major League baseball players who died on that date, 132 baseball players who made their Major League debut on that date, and 12 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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