Baseball History on August 10

Baseball history on August 10, including a list of every Major League baseball player born on August 10, a list of every Major League baseball player who died on August 10, a list of every Major League baseball player who made their big league debut on August 10, and a list of every Major League baseball player whose final big league game was on August 10.

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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 August 10

Baseball Births on August 10 / Baseball Deaths on August 10

Players Who Died on August 10
Played First Game on August 10
1883 - Pete Fries
1885 - Pete Conway
1887 - Doc Leitner
1888 - Jake Wells
1899 - Billy Goeckel
1899 - Mike Roach
1901 - Tim Jordan
1901 - Jack McAleese
1905 - Pop Rising
1907 - Tom Asmussen
1908 - Charlie Maloney
1910 - Art Thomason
1911 - Paddy Baumann
1912 - Roy Crabb
1913 - Lynn Brenton
1913 - Karl Meister
1913 - George Young
1915 - Pat Parker
1917 - John Brock
1919 - Tony Faeth
1925 - Ollie Klee
1928 - George Blackerby
1930 - Biff Wysong
1932 - Debs Garms
1933 - Elden Auker
1952 - George Bradshaw
1952 - Ron Necciai
1954 - Bob Darnell
1954 - Vern Morgan
1957 - Milt Pappas
1960 - Floyd Robinson
1974 - Danny Godby
1980 - Jay Howell
1981 - Darryl Motley
1981 - Cal Ripken, Jr.
1981 - Bob Tufts
1981 - Greg Wells
1983 - Angel Salazar
1984 - Ivan Calderon
1985 - Tom Runnells
1985 - Dave Shipanoff
1987 - Todd Frohwirth
1989 - Dan Murphy
1989 - Greg Vaughn
1989 - Kevin Wickander
1991 - Hector Fajardo
1991 - Harvey Pulliam
1995 - Terry Adams
1997 - Damian Miller
2000 - Rocky Biddle
2000 - Tony McKnight
2002 - Aaron Cook
2007 - Daniel Barone
2007 - Jack Cassel
2007 - Tommy Watkins
2007 - Ross Wolf
2009 - Esmailin Caridad
2009 - Rusty Ryal
2011 - Henderson Alvarez
2011 - Salvador Perez
2011 - Garrett Richards
2011 - Henry Sosa
2011 - Arodys Vizcaino
2013 - Buddy Boshers
2014 - Dan Butler
2014 - Bryan Mitchell
2015 - Jose Peraza
2016 - T.J. Rivera
2017 - Dietrich Enns
2017 - Rhys Hoskins
2018 - Cedric Mullins
2018 - Jacob Nix
2018 - Thomas Pannone
2018 - Chad Sobotka

Players Born on, Died on, Debut on, Finished on August 10

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Baseball history on August 10 includes a total of 56 Major League baseball players born that day of the year, 17 Major League baseball players who died on that date, 74 baseball players who made their Major League debut on that date, and 62 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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