🏆⚾Vinny Castilla -- is 51 in the year 2018 and 52 in the year 2019; b.7/4/1967
MLB Infielder, Mexican
💰🏆⚾Hal Lanier -- is 76 in the year 2018 and 77 in the year 2019; b.7/4/1942
Businessperson, MLB Manager, MLB Coach, MLB Player
🏆⚾José Oquendo -- is 55 in the year 2018 and 56 in the year 2019; b.7/4/1963
MLB Coach, MLB Player, Puerto Rican
🏆⚾Rick Wilkins -- is 51 in the year 2018 and 52 in the year 2019; b.7/4/1967
🏆⚾🏈🏀Howard Andrew "Hobby" Hobson -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/4/1903 N.S. d.6/9/1991 N.S. (87)
Hall of Famer, College Baseball Coach, College Football Coach, College Basketball Player, College Basketball Coach
Misc: in the College Basketball and Basketball Halls of Fame
Sports Teams: University of Oregon (basketball player 1923-1926, basketball coach 1935-1944, 1945-1947, baseball coach 1936-1947), Southern Oregon University (football coach 1932-1934, basketball coach 1932-1935), Yale University (basketball coach 1947-1956)
🏆⚾George Mullin -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/4/1880 d.1/7/1944 (63)
Misc: no-hitter on 7/4/1912
Sports Teams: Detroit Tigers
🏆⚾George Steinbrenner III -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/4/1930 d.7/13/2010 (80)
MLB Owner, MLB Executive
Misc: his teams have won 4 pennants and 2 World Series (1977-78); has changed managers 18 times, pitching coaches 15 times and GMs 10 times in 21 years; ordered by baseball commissioner Fay Vincent in 1990 to surrender control of club for dealings with small-time gambler; reinstated on Mar. 1, 1993; also serves as one of 3 VPs of U.S. Olympic Committee; David Letterman hates him.
Sports Teams: New York Yankees (principal owner)
🏆⚾Mickey Welch -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/4/1859 d.7/30/1941 (82)
Hall of Famer, MLB Pitcher
Names/Places: NN:Smiling Mickey
🏆⚾🏀Gene Conley -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/10/1930 d.7/4/2017 N.S. (86)
MLB Pitcher, NBA Player
Misc: played for World Series and NBA champions with Milwaukee Braves (1957) and Boston Celtics (1959-61); winning pitcher in 1954 All-Star Game; won 91 games in 11 seasons.
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🏆⚾Wes Covington -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/27/1932 d.7/4/2011 (79)
Sports Teams: Milwaukee Braves
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