Major League Baseball Players Who Died in Rhode Island

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 Rhode Island

A Historical Analysis / Return To Players by Place of Death

Providence, Rhode Island
03-27-1927
1876
1886
Providence, Rhode Island
11-27-1912
1878
1885
Providence, Rhode Island
11-04-1904
1879
1884
Providence, Rhode Island
06-10-1920
1881
1881
Providence, Rhode Island
10-26-1893
1882
1886
Providence, Rhode Island
12-24-1915
1882
1882
Providence, Rhode Island
03-25-1936
1883
1884
Providence, Rhode Island
11-03-1892
1883
1890
Providence, Rhode Island
11-10-1926
1884
1884
Cranston, Rhode Island
11-23-1925
1884
1885
Providence, Rhode Island
05-18-1913
1884
1885
Cumberland, Rhode Island
10-16-1894
1884
1884
Pawtucket, Rhode Island
05-28-1942
1884
1892
Pawtucket, Rhode Island
09-03-1893
1884
1885
Bristol, Rhode Island
12-06-1911
1884
1884
Providence, Rhode Island
12-22-1933
1884
1884
Providence, Rhode Island
01-16-1925
1884
1884
Providence, Rhode Island
03-19-1928
1885
1894
Pawtucket, Rhode Island
02-21-1901
1885
1885
Cranston, Rhode Island
07-01-1903
1890
1892
Providence, Rhode Island
10-08-1905
1890
1890
Providence, Rhode Island
01-15-1924
1890
1891
Providence, Rhode Island
10-03-1938
1890
1901
Providence, Rhode Island
09-03-1950
1892
1899
Cranston, Rhode Island
12-22-1950
1894
1894
Cranston, Rhode Island
05-07-1948
1898
1898
East Greenwich, Rhode Island
09-24-1963
1901
1901
Woonsocket, Rhode Island
12-03-1949
1902
1902
Providence, Rhode Island
10-20-1934
1902
1903
Bridgeton, Rhode Island
11-05-1940
1902
1902
Providence, Rhode Island
09-11-1925
1906
1906
Providence, Rhode Island
03-29-1971
1908
1908
Westerly, Rhode Island
09-28-1918
1910
1912
Providence, Rhode Island
03-23-1935
1910
1912
Pawtucket, Rhode Island
06-27-1979
1912
1912
Providence, Rhode Island
07-23-1980
1913
1913
North Smithfield, Rhode Island
09-01-1943
1913
1916
Warwick, Rhode Island
11-30-1969
1913
1921
Woonsocket, Rhode Island
05-28-1943
1913
1916
Providence, Rhode Island
03-22-1957
1915
1915
Central Falls, Rhode Island
09-30-1962
1915
1916
Warwick, Rhode Island
08-07-1991
1917
1928
North Smithfield, Rhode Island
11-05-1994
1922
1926
Providence, Rhode Island
03-11-1959
1923
1924
Providence, Rhode Island
09-09-1949
1925
1925
Pawtucket, Rhode Island
07-11-1982
1926
1932
Lincoln, Rhode Island
03-27-1995
1951
1964
Newport, Rhode Island
08-17-2014
1953
1953
Lincoln, Rhode Island
08-11-2011
1955
1957

Major League Baseball Players Who Died in Rhode Island



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