🏆⚾Nelson Cruz -- is 38 in the year 2018 and 39 in the year 2019; b.7/1/1980
MLB Right Fielder, Dominican Republican
Misc: AL LCS MVP 2011
Sports Teams: Texas Rangers
🏆⚾Mike Twardoski -- is 54 in the year 2018 and 55 in the year 2019; b.7/1/1964
🏆⚾Michael Wacha -- is 27 in the year 2018 and 28 in the year 2019; b.7/1/1991 N.S.
Misc: NL LCS MVP 2013
Sports Teams: St. Louis Cardinals
🏆⚾John Gibson Clarkson -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/1/1861 d.2/4/1909 (47)
Hall of Famer, MLB Pitcher
Sports Teams: Worcester Ruby Legs (1882), Chicago White Stockings (1884-1887), Boston Beaneaters (1888-1892), Cleveland Spiders (1892-1894)
🏆⚾Roger Connor -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/1/1857 d.1/4/1931 (73)
Hall of Famer, MLB Manager, MLB First Baseman
Misc: 19th century baseball great (N.Y. Giants, St. Louis 1880-97), first baseman, .327 lifetime hitter
Sports Teams: Troy Trojans (1880-1882), New York Gothams/Giants (1883-1889), New York Giants (PL 1890), New York Giants (1891), Philadelphia Phillies (1892), New York Giants (1893-1894), St. Louis Browns (1894-1897), St. Louis Browns (manager 1896)
🏆⚾Rubén Gómez -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/1/1927 d.7/26/2004 (77)
MLB Player, Puerto Rican
🏆⚾Bob Prince -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/1/1916 d.6/10/1985 (68)
Hall of Famer, Sports Commentator, Baseball Announcer
Names/Places: NN:The Gummer
Misc: Ford C. Frick Award winner in 1986
Sports Teams: Pittsburgh Pirates
TV Shows: Monday Night Baseball (1976)
🏆⚾Benjamin Harrison "Ben" Taylor -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/1/1888 N.S. d.1/24/1953 N.S. (64)
Hall of Famer, Baseball Figure
Misc: was an American first baseman and manager in baseball's Negro leagues.
🏆⚾Mike Hershberger -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/9/1939 d.7/1/2012 (72)
Sports Teams: Chicago White Sox (1961-64, 1971)
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