Baseball History on March 23

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BIRTH ANNOUNCEMENTS:

1863  Joe Gunson
1864  Willie Murphy
1864  Charlie Hilsey
1865  Farmer Weaver
1865  Dan Shannon
1868  Mike Smith
1870  Rudy Kling
1877  Ed Taylor
1877  Peaches Graham
1878  Homer Smoot
1878  Pete Loos
1881  Gavvy Cravath
1885  Danny Moeller
1886  Cy Slapnicka
1893  Ray Kremer
1895  Frank Parkinson
1902  Johnny Moore
1909  Chile Gomez
1911  Sig Broskie
1918  Lou Lucier
1923  Barney Koch
1926  Johnny Logan
1928  Jim Lemon
1931  Stan Pitula
1932  Jack Meyer
1938  Sam Bowens
1942  Danny Coombs
1943  Lee May
1943  Bruce Howard
1944  George Scott
1947  Pat Bourque
1949  Jim Geddes
1953  Bo Diaz
1956  Mike Darr
1956  Ron Johnson
1966  Mike Remlinger
1967  Jerry Brooks
1969  Chris Turner
1976  Joel Peralta
1979  Mark Buehrle
1981  Tony Pena
1981  Anderson Garcia
1984  Jon Link
1988  Dellin Betances

OBITUARIES:

1916  Frank Graves
1917  Art Weaver
1928  Jake Kafora
1929  Denny Williams
1935  John Flynn
1948  Dutch Meier
1952  Steve Sundra
1958  Harry Kelley
1969  Oris Hockett
1972  Red Bird
1976  Walter Murphy
1993  Tim Crews
1994  Roger Wolff
2002  Minnie Rojas
2007  Ed Bailey
2013  Virgil Trucks

TRANSACTION WIRE:

1942  Cleveland signs free agent pitcher Mel Harder.

1977  The White Sox send Clay Carroll to St. Louis for Lerrin LaGrow.

1998  The Yankees sign undrafted free agent Orlando Hernandez.

2004  Chicago resigns free agent Greg Maddux.  Tampa signs Fred McGriff.

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