Major League Baseball Players Who Died in Pennsylvania / Played in 1918

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 Pennsylvania / Played in 1918

A Historical Analysis / Return To Players by Place of Death

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
07-29-1982
1913
1918
Whitehall Township, Pennsylvania
12-24-1947
1918
1918
Shamokin, Pennsylvania
08-04-1950
1907
1918
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
06-15-1976
1918
1939
Conshohocken, Pennsylvania
10-28-1948
1909
1918
York, Pennsylvania
05-13-1955
1911
1918
York, Pennsylvania
01-18-1939
1918
1932
Allentown, Pennsylvania
03-22-1944
1911
1920
Everett, Pennsylvania
04-04-1937
1918
1918
Scranton, Pennsylvania
02-01-1928
1891
1918
Williamsport, Pennsylvania
07-02-1972
1914
1918
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
03-13-1929
1904
1919
Reading, Pennsylvania
06-09-1930
1913
1921
South Lebanon Township, Pennsylvania
04-17-1980
1912
1918
Lansdowne, Pennsylvania
06-08-1966
1918
1918
Dunmore, Pennsylvania
02-21-1969
1912
1926
Monroeton, Pennsylvania
11-16-1945
1918
1919
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
11-09-1977
1918
1932
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
01-08-1942
1917
1919
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
10-02-1963
1915
1934
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
08-02-1974
1918
1918
Pottsville, Pennsylvania
04-17-1946
1909
1933
Monaca, Pennsylvania
07-30-1941
1912
1925
McSherrystown, Pennsylvania
11-14-1968
1918
1932
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
01-01-1974
1914
1922
Easton, Pennsylvania
12-26-1970
1918
1918
Llanerch, Pennsylvania
07-22-1979
1908
1924
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
01-24-1965
1913
1922

Major League Baseball Players Who Died in Pennsylvania / Played in 1918



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