🏆⚾Ron Coomer -- is 53 in the year 2019 and 54 in the year 2020; b.11/18/1966
Baseball Announcer, MLB Player
Sports Teams: Chicago Cubs (broadcaster)
🏆⚾Tom Gordon -- is 52 in the year 2019 and 53 in the year 2020; b.11/18/1967
Names/Places: NN: Flash
🏆⚾Steve Henderson -- is 67 in the year 2019 and 68 in the year 2020; b.11/18/1952
MLB Coach, MLB Player
Sports Teams: New York Mets, Philadelphia Phillies
🏆⚾Jamie Moyer -- is 57 in the year 2019 and 58 in the year 2020; b.11/18/1962
🏆⚾David Ortiz -- is 44 in the year 2019 and 45 in the year 2020; b.11/18/1975
MLB Player, Dominican Republican
Names/Places: NN:Big Papi
Misc: AL LCS MVP 2004, World Series MVP 2013
Sports Teams: Boston Red Sox
🏆⚾Mark Petkovsek -- is 54 in the year 2019 and 55 in the year 2020; b.11/18/1965
🏆⚾Gary Sheffield -- is 51 in the year 2019 and 52 in the year 2020; b.11/18/1968
MLB Third Baseman
🏆⚾Allen Watson -- is 49 in the year 2019 and 50 in the year 2020; b.11/18/1970
🏆⚾🏈🏀Phog Allen -- Birth Anniversary -- b.11/18/1885 d.9/16/1974 (88)
Hall of Famer, College Baseball Player, College Football Coach, College Basketball Player, College Basketball Coach
Names/Places: RN: Forrest Clare
Misc: was instrumental in making basketball an Olympic sport; in the Basketball and College Basketball Halls of Fame
Sports Teams: University of Kansas (basketball player 1905-1907, baseball player 1906-1907, football coach 1920, basketball coach 1907-1909, 1919-1956, baseball coach 1941-1942, administrative 1919-1937), Warrensburg Teachers (football coach 1912-1917, basketball coach 1912-1919), Baker (KS, basketball coach 1905-1908), Haskell Institute (basketball coach 1908-1909)
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🏆⚾Gene Mauch -- Birth Anniversary -- b.11/18/1925 d.8/8/2005 (79)
Misc: suffered through a record 23 straight losses as manager of the 1961 Phillies.
Sports Teams: Philadelphia Phillies (manager)
🏆⚾🏈🏀Lynn Saint John -- Birth Anniversary -- b.11/18/1876 N.S. d.9/30/1950 N.S. (73)
Hall of Famer, College Baseball Coach, College Football Coach, College Basketball Coach
Names/Places: RN:Lynn Wilburn St. John; NN:The Saint
Sports Teams: Ohio State University (basketball coach 1911-1919, baseball coach 1913-1928), Wooster (football coach 1902-1905, basketball coach 1902-1909), Ohio Wesleyan (football coach 1909-1911, basketball coach 1910-1912, baseball coach 1910-1912)
🏆⚾Roy Edward Sievers -- Birth Anniversary -- b.11/18/1926 d.4/3/2017 N.S. (90)
Sports Teams: St. Louis Browns, Washington Senators
🏆⚾Ken Brett -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/18/1948 d.11/18/2003 N.S. (55)
Baseball Announcer, MLB Pitcher
Sports Teams: Boston Red Sox (1967, 1969-1971), Milwaukee Brewers (1972), Philadelphia Phillies (1973), Pittsburgh Pirates (1974-1975), New York Yankees (1976), Chicago White Sox (1976-1977), California Angels (1977-1978), Minnesota Twins (1979), Los Angeles Dodgers (1979), Kansas City Royals (1980-1981), California Angels (broadcaster)
🏆⚾Fat Freddie Fitzsimmons -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/28/1901 d.11/18/1979 (78)
Misc: famous for his windup in which he rotated his pitching arm while twisting his body so that he faced second base before turning to deliver the pitch to home plate.
🏆⚾Charlie Neal -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/30/1931 d.11/18/1996 (65)
Misc: 3x All Star, Gold Glove
🏆⚾Hilton Lee Smith -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/27/1907 d.11/18/1983 (76)
Hall of Famer, Baseball Figure
Misc: was an American right-handed pitcher in Negro league baseball.
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