🏆⚾Bruce Benedict -- is 64 in the year 2019 and 65 in the year 2020; b.8/18/1955
🏆⚾Evan Gattis -- is 33 in the year 2019 and 34 in the year 2020; b.8/18/1986 N.S.
MLB Catcher, American
🏆⚾Bobby Higginson -- is 49 in the year 2019 and 50 in the year 2020; b.8/18/1970
Sports Teams: Detroit Tigers
🏆⚾Jack Howell -- is 58 in the year 2019 and 59 in the year 2020; b.8/18/1961
MLB Third Baseman
🏆⚾Mike LaValliere -- is 59 in the year 2019 and 60 in the year 2020; b.8/18/1960
Misc: Gold Glove
Sports Teams: St. Louis Cardinals, Pittsburgh Pirates, Chicago White Sox
🏆⚾Albie Lopez -- is 48 in the year 2019 and 49 in the year 2020; b.8/18/1971
Names/Places: RN: Albert Anthony Lopez
⚖🏆⚾Carl Barger -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/18/1930 d.12/9/1992 (62)
Attorney/Lawyer, MLB Executive
Sports Teams: Pittsburgh Pirates (president)
🏆⚾Roberto Walker Clemente -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/18/1934 d.12/31/1972 (38)
Hall of Famer, MLB Right Fielder, Puerto Rican
Misc: NL MVP 1966, World Series MVP in 1971; 15x All-Star, 4x NL batting champion, won 12x Gold Glove; 3000 hits; Pirates #21 retired
Sports Teams: Pittsburgh Pirates (1955-1972)
🏆⚾Burleigh A. Grimes -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/18/1893 d.12/6/1985 (92)
Hall of Famer, MLB Pitcher
Misc: The last of the Spitballers
Sports Teams: Pittsburgh Pirates (1916-1917), Brooklyn Robins (1918-1926), New York Giants (1927), Pittsburgh Pirates (1928-1929), Boston Braves (1930), St. Louis Cardinals (1930-1931), Chicago Cubs (1932-1933), St. Louis Cardinals (1933-1934), New York Yankees (1934), Pittsburgh Pirates (1934), Brooklyn Dodgers (manager, 1937-1938)
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🏆⚾Bob Kennedy -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/18/1920 d.4/7/2005 (84)
🏆⚾Max Lanier -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/18/1915 d.1/30/2007 (91)
🏆⚾Marge Schott -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/18/1928 d.3/2/2004 (75)
Misc: Racist slimeball; aka Marge Sh-t!
Sports Teams: Cincincatti Reds (owner)
🏆⚾John Roseboro -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/13/1933 d.8/18/2002 (69)
Misc: 6x All-Star, 3x World Series champ, 2x Gold Glove
Sports Teams: Los Angeles Dodgers
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