Baseball History for February 15th

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BIRTH ANNOUNCEMENTS:

1862 Joe Weber
1865 Bill Fagan
1866 Billy Hamilton
1867 Charlie Reilly
1869 Charlie Irwin
1876 Carlton Molesworth
1886 Ed Kusel
1888 Frank Betcher
1892 Al Braithwood
1895 Jimmy Ring
1897 Art Johnson
1897 Chuck Wolfe
1898 Bobby LaMotte
1900 George Earnshaw
1904 Oscar Estrada
1905 Hal Lee
1906 Bob Cremins
1909 Wilson Daniel “Dee” Miles
1919 Robert Sterling “Ducky” Detweiler
1926 Charles “Bubba” Harris
1927 Clarence Walter “Buddy” Hicks
1932 Richard Allen “Footer” Johnson
1938 Chuck Estrada
1942 Bill Henry
1943 Joe Moeller
1943 Don Arlich
1945 Ross Moschitto
1948 Ron Cey
1950 Larry Yount
1950 Rick Auerbach
1951 Tommy Cruz
1956 Ray Cosey
1959 Joe Hesketh
1961 Mark Davidson
1962 Rolando Roomes
1963 Barry Jones
1966 Melido Perez
1968 Luis Mercedes
1969 Brian Williams
1971 Terry Jones
1974 Ugueth Urbina
1975 Rafael Medina
1977 Alex Gonzalez
1979 Luis Ugueto
1980 Don Kelly
1983 Russell Martin
1984 Nate Schierholtz
1984 Mitchell Boggs
1985 Russ Mitchell
1986 Fautino De Los Santos
1986 Johnny Cueto
1987 Rob Scahill
1989 Mark Canha
1990 Michael Roth

OBITUARIES:

1903 Phil Reccius
1910 Bug Holliday
1922 Pete Childs
1925 Duke Farrell
1931 Billy Kinloch
1936 Bill Grahame
1940 Chick Fulmer
1940 Ray Morgan
1943 John Deering
1945 Steve Behel
1946 George Starnagle
1949 Tommy Raub
1954 John Callahan
1954 John Gillespie
1955 Tom Tennant
1955 Lynn Nelson
1959 Bruce Caldwell
1959 Lefty Houtz
1961 Joe Bean
1963 Bump Hadley
1963 Harlin Pool
1964 Fred Trautman
1972 Pep Goodwin
1977 Diomedes Olivo
1981 Cotton Pippen
1991 Julio Gonzalez
1994 Ray Blemker
2000 Bob Ramazzotti
2002 Mike Darr
2007 Terry Enyart
2007 Buddy Hancken
2011 Joe Frazier
2016 Virgil Jester

YOU SHOULD HAVE BEEN THERE!!!

1946 Philadelphia highs Edith Haughton as the first female major league scout.

TRANSACTION WIRE:

1893 The Giants purchase pitcher, shortstop, and lawyer John Ward from Brooklyn for $6,000.

1916 The Yankees purchase Frank (Home Run) Baker from Philadelphia for $37,500.

1980 Texas sends Willie Montanez to San Diego for Gaylord Perry, Tucker Ashford, and minor leaguer Joe Carroll.

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