Major League Baseball Players Who Died in Texas / 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.

"Baseball is a game dominated by vital ghosts; it's a fraternity, like no other we have of the active and the no longer so, the living and the dead." - Richard Gilman in The Cultural Encyclopedia of Baseball (Jonathan Fraser Light, 2005)
Major League Baseball Players Who Died in Texas / Played in 1918

A Historical Analysis / Return To Players by Place of Death

Houston, Texas
11-02-1926
1907
1922
Robert Lee, Texas
01-05-1978
1914
1918
Palestine, Texas
04-15-1957
1906
1920
Denison, Texas
01-04-1963
1913
1918
Devine, Texas
03-19-1976
1912
1920
Corpus Christi, Texas
08-14-1957
1911
1921
Ft. Worth, Texas
05-27-1947
1907
1921
Temple, Texas
09-08-1959
1910
1919
Dallas, Texas
03-29-1968
1912
1921
Texas City, Texas
09-30-1977
1912
1924
Terrell Hills, Texas
12-17-1968
1911
1926
San Antonio, Texas
01-05-1962
1912
1927
Lake Whitney, Texas
12-08-1958
1907
1928
Houston, Texas
10-21-1960
1918
1920
Houston, Texas
02-10-1947
1907
1918
San Antonio, Texas
10-22-1927
1917
1926

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



If you have ever wondered what month most ballplayers passed away in, or if you enjoy reading baseball obituaries, then Baseball Almanac suggests you visit our Baseball Player Obituaries & Death by Month Chart .

Baseball Almanac is aware that researching baseball players by their place of death is common data found easily on the Internet today. We, as you are well aware, enjoy taking that extra step here and have taken that common data and added this amazing chart which will enable you to see a historical breakdown of players from any given year in history by their place of death:

Did you know that Frank Ringo was the first Major League baseball player to committ suicide? On April 12, 1889, he ingested a lethal dose of morphine, died of the drug overdose, and became the first baseball suicide in history.

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