Baseball History on July 26

Baseball history on July 26, including a list of every Major League baseball player born on July 26, a list of every Major League baseball player who died on July 26, a list of every Major League baseball player who made their big league debut on July 26, and a list of every Major League baseball player whose final big league game was on July 26.

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"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 26

Baseball Births on July 26 / Baseball Deaths on July 26

Played First Game on July 26
1876 - Jimmy Hallinan
1879 - Rudy Kemmler
1882 - John Doyle
1884 - John Connor
1884 - Tom Gunning
1886 - Bill Hart
1890 - Fred Demarais
1894 - Fred Hartman
1906 - Charlie Rhodes
1910 - Larry McClure
1912 - Ona Dodd
1916 - Paul Carpenter
1916 - Milt Watson
1918 - Eusebio Gonzalez
1918 - Walt Kinney
1918 - Hugh McQuillan
1927 - Ike Powers
1928 - Carl Hubbell
1931 - Hank Garrity
1941 - Jim Carlin
1951 - Bud Sheely
1958 - Bob Davis
1961 - Bud Zipfel
1963 - Alan Koch
1964 - Gary Kroll
1964 - Tony Perez
1964 - Gordie Richardson
1968 - John Felske
1973 - Jerry Hairston
1973 - Bake McBride
1977 - Don Aase
1977 - Jim Clancy
1977 - Jack Morris
1988 - Tim Jones
1990 - Moises Alou
1991 - John Kiely
1992 - Paul Wagner
1994 - Juan Castillo
1994 - Mark Thompson
1996 - Billy McMillon
1996 - Danny Patterson
1997 - Shane Bowers
1997 - Fernando Tatis
1999 - Hector Almonte
1999 - Erubiel Durazo
2001 - Chris George
2002 - Tony Torcato
2003 - Alex Prieto
2005 - Manny Delcarmen
2005 - John Gall
2007 - John Lannan
2007 - Joe Thatcher
2009 - Casey Fien
2010 - Michael Kohn
2011 - Collin Cowgill
2012 - Matt Harvey
2012 - Jim Henderson
2012 - Starling Marte
2013 - Rob Wooten
2014 - Andrew Susac
2018 - Francisco Arcia
2018 - Michael Perez
2018 - Ranger Suarez
2019 - Ryan Court
2019 - Jeremy Walker
2020 - Brandon Bailey
2020 - JT Brubaker
2020 - Jake Cronenworth
2020 - Thomas Hatch
2020 - Cam Hill
2020 - Jordan Holloway
2020 - Taylor Jones
2020 - Vimael Machin
2020 - Kodi Whitley
2020 - Shun Yamaguchi

Players Born on, Died on, Debut on, Finished on July 26

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Baseball history on July 26 includes a total of 56 Major League baseball players born that day of the year, 21 Major League baseball players who died on that date, 75 baseball players who made their Major League debut on that date, and 68 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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