Major League Baseball Players Who Died in Massachusetts / Played in 1880

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 Massachusetts / Played in 1880

A Historical Analysis / Return To Players by Place of Death

Boston, Massachusetts
04-17-1883
1876
1880
Boston, Massachusetts
01-24-1941
1876
1884
Danvers, Massachusetts
10-09-1924
1879
1886
Fitchburg, Massachusetts
07-27-1888
1879
1882
Boston, Massachusetts
07-11-1881
1880
1880
Lowell, Massachusetts
07-11-1886
1880
1884
Boston, Massachusetts
10-20-1898
1879
1883
Cambridge, Massachusetts
08-01-1914
1879
1888
Lynn, Massachusetts
04-01-1934
1879
1888
Cambridge, Massachusetts
07-05-1883
1880
1880
Cambridge, Massachusetts
04-23-1933
1880
1893
Boston, Massachusetts
11-08-1894
1878
1893
Boston, Massachusetts
08-21-1903
1876
1880
Boston, Massachusetts
08-15-1929
1876
1886
Brockton, Massachusetts
03-09-1899
1879
1882
Brookline, Massachusetts
04-02-1932
1876
1890
Boston, Massachusetts
06-23-1911
1879
1883
Boston, Massachusetts
04-18-1927
1880
1891
New Bedford, Massachusetts
09-20-1937
1880
1893
Boston, Massachusetts
09-12-1881
1877
1880
Boston, Massachusetts
12-31-1925
1879
1880
Braintree, Massachusetts
06-20-1907
1876
1888
Lowell, Massachusetts
08-15-1943
1880
1891
Boston, Massachusetts
08-21-1937
1876
1882
Boston, Massachusetts
05-06-1928
1876
1881

Major League Baseball Players Who Died in Massachusetts / Played in 1880



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Did you know that Frank Ringo was the first Major League baseball player to committ suicide? On April 12, 1889, he ingested a lethal dose of morphine, died of the drug overdose, and became the first baseball suicide in history.

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