MLB
Remember
MLB Memorial Sites | Image Source: Flickr Creative Commons/bryce_edwards

MLB Memorial Site: Notable Deaths & Obituaries

Baseball has a rich history as America's past-time and inspires feelings of nostalgia like no other sport. When leading figures from baseball move on, their deaths often cause us to look back on their contributions to the sport and its storied past. This memorial site was created to honor and remember the players, managers, officials and others associated with Major League Baseball (MLB).
Blank Blank Blank

Featured Memorial | MLB

12/13/1924 - 9/29/2014

Remembering the life, death and Major League Baseball legacy of George Shuba

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) - George "Shotgun" Shuba, a member of the 1955 World Series champion Brooklyn Dodgers who was best known for offering a congratulatory handshake to minor league teammate Jackie Robinson, died Monday. He was 89. The Los Angeles Dodgers said Shuba died at his home in Youngstown, Ohio. No cause of death was given. Shuba, who was white, congratulated his teammate on the Montreal Royals near home plate after Robinson hit a three-run homer on April 18, 1946, off Jersey...
Blank Blank Blank

Recently Added Memorials | MLB

Frank Torre Obituary (AP News)

NEW YORK (AP) - Former World Series star Frank...

Tom Veryzer Obituary (AP News)

DETROIT (AP) - Tom Veryzer, who played a dozen...

Bobby Castillo Obituary (AP News)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Bobby Castillo, a former...

Frank Cashen Obituary (AP News)

NEW YORK (AP) — Frank Cashen, the general manager...

Conrado Marrero Obituary (AP News)

HAVANA (AP) - Conrado Marrero, the diminutive...

Jim Fregosi Obituary (AP News)

ATLANTA (AP) - Jim Fregosi's big league career...

Jerry Coleman Obituary (AP News)

SAN DIEGO (AP) - Hall of Fame broadcaster Jerry...

Paul Blair Obituary (AP News)

BALTIMORE (AP) — Paul Blair, the eight-time Gold...

James Hegan Obituary (AP News)

CLEVELAND (AP) - Mike Hegan, a former major...

Michael Weiner Obituary (AP News)

NEW YORK (AP) — Michael Weiner, the...

Johnny Kucks Obituary (AP News)

HILLSDALE, N.J. (AP) — Johnny Kucks, who pitched...

Wally Bell Obituary (AP News)

NEW YORK (AP) — Major League Baseball umpire...

Andy Pafko Obituary (AP News)

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Andy Pafko, a four-time All-Star...

Gates Brown Obituary (AP News)

DETROIT (AP) — Gates Brown, an outfielder who...

Hiroshi Yamauchi Obituary (AP News)

TOKYO (AP) — Hiroshi Yamauchi, who ran Nintendo...

Ray Grebey Obituary (AP News)

NEW YORK (AP) — Ray Grebey, who led Major League...

Frank Pulli Obituary (AP News)

PALM HARBOR, Fla. (AP) — Longtime major league...

Frank Castillo Obituary (AP News)

Frank Castillo, a former MLB pitcher, died at age...

Drungo Hazewood Obituary (charlotte)

The name Drungo Hazewood is enough to elicit...

Justin Miller Obituary (tbo)

Former major league pitcher Justin Miller, 35,...

Next:
Sign-up for free email updates via ObitMessenger to be alerted when memorials are added to this site.
Blank Blank Blank
Most Viewed Memorials
Kirby Puckett Obituary (AP News)

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Kirby Puckett died Monday, a...

Skip Caray Obituary (AP News)

ATLANTA (AP) – Skip Caray, a voice of the Atlanta...

Harry Kalas Obituary (AP News)

WASHINGTON (AP) - Longtime Philadelphia Phillies...

View All

Search Memorials

- ADVERTISEMENT -

About This Site: MLB Memorials

This MLB memorial site includes obituaries and Guest Books from the Legacy.com network of newspaper and funeral home affiliates.

- ADVERTISEMENT -
- ADVERTISEMENT -