Sports Quiz / Baseball players who died during their career

Random Sports or Baseball Quiz

Can you name the Baseball players who died during their career?

Quiz not verified by Sporcle

Challenge
Share
Tweet
Embed
Score 0/86 Timer 15:00
HintAnswerPosition - Team
1900 - nephritisPitcher, Cincinnati Reds
1900 - suicideCatcher, Boston Beaneaters
1900 - unknownFirst baseman, Louisville Colonels
1901 - pneumoniaOutfielder, Pittsburgh Pirates
1901 - tuberculosis, complicated by injuries sustained in a carriage accidentPitcher, Brooklyn Superbas
1903 - drowned, swept over Niagara FallsOutfielder, Washington Senators
1903 - suicidePitcher, Detroit Tigers
1905 - purpura hemorrhagiaShortstop, Washington Senators
1907 - suicideOutfielder, Boston Red Sox
1907 - typhoid feverOutfielder, Boston Braves
1909 - Bright's diseaseOutfielder, Washington Senators
1909 - peritonitis arising from surgery complications following an in-game injuryCatcher, Philadelphia Athletics
1910 - general streptococcus due to empyemaInfielder, Cincinnati Reds
1910 - suicideFirst baseman, New York Giants
1911 - meningitisPitcher, Cleveland Indians
1912 - appendicitisThird baseman, Chicago Cubs
1915 - diabetesPitcher, Detroit Tigers
1915 - pneumoniaCatcher/Manager, Unaffiliated (Vernon Tigers)
1916 - hit by a pitch in a game (minor league)Third baseman, Cincinnati Reds
1916 - tuberculosisPitcher, New York Yankees
1918 - drowned while swimmingOutfielder, Philadelphia Athletics
1918 - influenzaOutfielder, Boston Braves
1918 - killed during World War I serving in United States ArmySecond baseman, New York Giants
1920 - appendicitisThird baseman, Washington Senators
1920 - hit by a pitch in a gameShortstop, Cleveland Indians
1922 - brain tumorOutfielder, St. Louis Cardinals
1922 - typhoid feverCatcher, St. Louis Cardinals
1924 - appendicitisFirst baseman, Cincinnati Reds
1924 - car accidentThird baseman, Boston Braves
1925 - plane crashPitcher, Cincinnati Reds
1927 - Bright's diseaseOutfielder, New York Giants
1929 - car accidentCatcher, Philadelphia Phillies
1930 - stomach hemorrhagePitcher, Chicago Cubs
1932 - homicide, stabbingPitcher, Boston Red Sox
1933 - duodenal ulcerSecond baseman, Philadelphia Phillies
1935 - cerebral hemorrhage sustained during a fight on an airplaneOutfielder, Brooklyn Dodgers
1940 - suicideCatcher, Cincinnati Reds
1941 - car accidentCatcher, Boston Braves
1944 - killed during World War II serving in United States Army Air ForcesOutfielder, Washington Senators
1945 - killed during World War II serving in United States Marine CorpsCatcher, Philadelphia Athletics
1949 - appendicitisPitcher, Pittsburgh Pirates
1955 - pulmonary embolismFirst baseman, Boston Red Sox
1956 - plane crashCatcher, Baltimore Orioles
HintAnswerPosition - Team
1956 - plane crashOutfielder, St. Louis Cardinals
1964 - malignant melanomaPitcher, Houston Colt .45s
1964 - plane crashSecond baseman, Chicago Cubs
1965 - car accidentPitcher, Houston Colt .45s
1965 - inoperable brain tumorPitcher, California Angels
1967 - leukemiaOutfielder, Minnesota Twins
1969 - plane crashPitcher, San Francisco Giants
1970 - car accidentPitcher, Chicago White Sox
1970 - drowned while swimmingOutfielder, Minnesota Twins
1970 - homicide, gunshotPitcher, Seattle Pilots
1972 - car accidentInfielder, California Angels
1972 - plane crashOutfielder, Pittsburgh Pirates
1974 - on-field collision with teammateOutfielder, Pittsburgh Pirates
1975 - carbon monoxide poisoningPitcher, Houston Astros
1976 - car accidentPitcher, Pittsburgh Pirates
1976 - leukemiaShortstop, Texas Rangers
1977 - car accidentShortstop, California Angels
1977 - dune buggy accidentPitcher, Milwaukee Brewers
1978 - homicide, gunshotOutfielder, California Angels
1979 - plane crashCatcher, New York Yankees
1981 - cancerInfielder, Chicago Cubs
1982 - heart attackPitcher, Milwaukee Brewers
1993 - boat accidentPitcher, Cleveland Indians
1993 - boat accidentPitcher, Cleveland Indians
1993 - car accidentPitcher, Cleveland Indians
1996 - car accidentInfielder, San Diego Padres
1997 - asthma attackPitcher, Colorado Rockies
1999 - car accidentPitcher, Toronto Blue Jays
2001 - car accidentOutfielder, New York Mets
2002 - car accidentOutfielder, San Diego Padres
2002 - heart attackPitcher, St. Louis Cardinals
2003 - complications from use of ephedraPitcher, Baltimore Orioles
2003 - homicide, gunshotOutfielder, Cincinnati Reds
2006 - plane crashPitcher, New York Yankees
2007 - car accidentPitcher, St. Louis Cardinals
2007 - hypertensive heart diseasePitcher, Toronto Blue Jays
2009 - car accidentPitcher, Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim
2011 - homicide, stabbingOutfielder, Seattle Mariners
2014 - car accidentOutfielder, St. Louis Cardinals
2015 - boat accidentPitcher, Seattle Mariners
2015 - catastrophic organ failurePitcher, San Francisco Giants
2016 - boat accidentPitcher, Miami Marlins
2017 - car accidentPitcher, Kansas City Royals

You're not logged in!

Compare scores with friends on all Sporcle quizzes.
Sign Up with Email
OR
Log In

You Might Also Like...

Show Comments

Extras

Top Quizzes Today


Score Distribution

Your Account Isn't Verified!

In order to create a playlist on Sporcle, you need to verify the email address you used during registration. Go to your Sporcle Settings to finish the process.