Major League Baseball Players Born in Florida / Played in 1986

Since the 19th Century, Major League Baseball has enjoyed a rich, diverse, world-wide set of talent not seen in any other major league sport. Every state in the United States of America, and more than forty-five countries, have had at least one player make it to the show.
The research below is a comprehensive historical analysis of every major league baseball player's birth place during the 1986 season. Selecting a player's name will bring up his statistics page and selecting a column title (Birthplace, Debut Year, Final Year) will allow you to re-sort the data.

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"For starting pitchers we have two Dominicans, one Italian, one Mexican and one Japanese. In the bullpen we have a Venezuelan, a Mexican, a guy from the United States and a guy from St. Louis." - Los Angeles Dodger / Hall of Fame Manager Tommy Lasorda (AP Wire, 08/18/1999)

Major League Baseball Players Born in Florida / Played in 1986

A Historical Analysis / Return To Players by Birthplace

Orlando, Florida
1962-03-29
1984
1989
Eglin Air Force Base, Florida
1965-12-11
1986
2003
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
1960-01-15
1983
1987
Miami, Florida
1944-12-22
1965
1988
Orlando, Florida
1957-12-09
1983
1986
Jacksonville, Florida
1961-09-22
1985
1997
Sarasota, Florida
1952-11-04
1980
1987
Jacksonville, Florida
1961-03-28
1984
1993
Jacksonville, Florida
1965-01-30
1985
1988
Miami, Florida
1954-07-10
1976
1996
Hialeah, Florida
1960-02-24
1983
1990
Fort Walton Beach, Florida
1958-07-30
1981
1995
Tampa, Florida
1948-12-22
1969
1987
Tampa, Florida
1964-11-16
1984
2000
Stuart, Florida
1960-08-23
1986
1988
Tampa, Florida
1955-02-05
1978
1991
Miami, Florida
1955-11-26
1980
1994
Clearwater, Florida
1960-11-29
1982
1995
Miami, Florida
1960-01-14
1984
1987
West Palm Beach, Florida
1962-03-25
1984
1992
Pensacola, Florida
1959-09-12
1985
1989
Tampa, Florida
1962-09-30
1986
2001
Tampa, Florida
1964-03-08
1985
1992
Hollywood, Florida
1962-08-25
1985
1994
West Palm Beach, Florida
1956-10-25
1981
1991
Tampa, Florida
1963-10-31
1986
2004
Avon Park, Florida
1945-07-10
1968
1987
Pensacola, Florida
1952-09-23
1977
1988
Miami, Florida
1960-05-26
1985
1995
Tampa, Florida
1960-12-03
1981
1993
Ocala, Florida
1958-08-05
1980
1987
Winter Haven, Florida
1953-11-10
1974
1988
Jacksonville, Florida
1959-05-16
1985
1998
Pensacola, Florida
1961-10-23
1984
1991
Sanford, Florida
1959-09-16
1979
2002
Boynton Beach, Florida
1953-05-16
1974
1989
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
1963-06-25
1986
2000
Sanford, Florida
1956-12-05
1983
1986
Tallahassee, Florida
1963-07-17
1986
1994
West Palm Beach, Florida
1962-05-10
1986
1996
Jacksonville, Florida
1960-08-29
1982
1988
Tampa, Florida
1964-05-11
1985
1989

Major League Baseball Players Born in Florida / Played in 1986

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Did you know that Jose Canseco was the first foreign-born ( Cuba ) player to reach the four-hundred home runs plateau? Did you know that Sammy Sosa was the first foreign-born ( Dominican Republic ) player to reach the five-hundred home runs plateau?

Baseball Almanac is aware that researching baseball players by their place of birth 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 birth:

If you would like to see a comprehensive list broken down by country of the first player born in a country or territory other than the United States of America, we have one in our Famous First section called Foreign Born Baseball Players .

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