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Tom Foley passed away on 1896-01-04
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Player NamePosDeath DateDeath CauseHt Wt B-T BornDate Age Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft Information
Barney Graham3B1896-12-31   - --- MLB1889-18891889-1889  
Dave BirdsallOF1896-12-305-9 126 - 1838-07-16 58.167New York,New York MLB1871-18731871-1873  
Jim Ritz3B1896-11-105-8 165 - 1874-- 145.???Altoona,Pennsylvania MLB1894-18941894-1894  
John CurranC1896-09-265-8 175 - 1852-- 167.???- MLB1876-18761876-1876  
John CrowleyC1896-09-235-10 164 - 1862-01-12 34.254Lawrence,Massachusetts MLB1884-18841884-1884  
Ed CraneOF1896-09-205-10 204 R-R 1862-05-27 34.116Boston,Massachusetts MLB1884-18931884-1893  
Curt WelchOF1896-08-295-10 175 R-R 1862-02-10 34.200Williamsport,Ohio MLB1884-18931884-1893  
Ben StephensP1896-08-055-10 170 - 1867-09-28 28.312Romeo,Michigan MLB1892-18941892-1894  
Jack BeachOF1896-07-23   - 1862-- 157.???Alexandria,Virginia MLB1884-18841884-1884  
George McVey1B1896-05-036-1 185 R-R 1865-09-16 30.229Port Jervis,New York MLB1885-18851885-1885  
Kid MaddenP1896-03-165-7 130 L-L 1867-10-02 28.166Portland,Maine MLB1887-18911887-1891  
Red ConnollyOF1896-03-02   - 1863-- 156.???New York,New York MLB1886-18861886-1886  
George HeubelOF1896-01-225-11 178 - 1849-- 170.???- MLB1871-18761871-1876  
Tom FoleyOF1896-01-045-9 157 - 1847-- 172.???Chicago,Illinois MLB1871-18711871-1871