Baseball History on July 1

Baseball history on July 1, including a list of every Major League baseball player born on July 1, a list of every Major League baseball player who died on July 1, a list of every Major League baseball player who made their big league debut on July 1, and a list of every Major League baseball player whose final big league game was on July 1.

Baseball Almanac Top Quote

"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 (Free Press Publishing, 06/13/2003, "Part 1: The Game", Page 5)

Baseball History on July 1

Baseball Births on July 1 / Baseball Deaths on July 1

Played First Game on July 1
1876 - Nealy Phelps
1880 - Denny Driscoll
1883 - Jack Gorman
1885 - Ed Knouff
1886 - Red Connolly
1895 - Walter Thornton
1897 - Irv Hach
1898 - Dave Fultz
1902 - Nig Fuller
1902 - Heinie Wagner
1903 - Hunter Hill
1908 - Bunny Pearce
1910 - Ralph Good
1911 - Jack Mills
1914 - Harry Kingman
1919 - Pat Murray
1921 - Pete Donohue
1922 - Harry McCurdy
1924 - Cliff Knox
1925 - Jake Freeze
1934 - Fred Frink
1934 - Roy Vaughn
1936 - Paul Kardow
1938 - Art Kenney
1938 - Joe Walsh
1950 - Whitey Ford
1951 - Pete Runnels
1952 - Dave Pope
1956 - Jerry Kindall
1957 - Frank Zupo
1960 - Don Nottebart
1961 - Fred Gladding
1963 - Herm Starrette
1967 - Mike Adamson
1969 - Al Severinsen
1971 - Buddy Hunter
1972 - Glenn Borgmann
1973 - Dave Pagan
1975 - Paul Mitchell
1977 - Steve Staggs
1978 - Steve Trout
1980 - Jeff Cox
1985 - Floyd Youmans
1986 - Mike Cook
1986 - Rich Sauveur
1989 - Eric Hetzel
1989 - Randy Veres
1993 - Carl Everett
1994 - Jose Oliva
1995 - Orlando Palmeiro
1995 - Chris Tremie
1998 - Rickey Cradle
1999 - Wilton Veras
2000 - Dusty Allen
2000 - Randy Choate
2000 - Paxton Crawford
2002 - Luke Hudson
2003 - Stephen Smitherman
2004 - Travis Blackley
2008 - Collin Balester
2010 - Josh Bell
2010 - Travis Wood
2011 - Lester Oliveros
2013 - Chaz Roe
2014 - Christian Colon
2014 - Enrique Hernandez
2014 - Domingo Santana
2015 - Marcus Hatley
2016 - Seth Lugo
2017 - Paul Blackburn
2017 - Luke Farrell
2017 - Clint Frazier
2017 - Felix Jorge
2017 - Jackson Stephens
2019 - Tom Eshelman

Players Born on, Died on, Debut on, Finished on July 1

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Baseball history on July 1 includes a total of 54 Major League baseball players born that day of the year, 24 Major League baseball players who died on that date, 75 baseball players who made their Major League debut on that date, and 72 Major League baseball players who appeared in their final game that date.

Did you know that there were baseball players born on every date of the year and baseball players who died on every date of the year? Use the calendar below to select any date in baseball history.

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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