🏆⚾Kris Foster -- is 45 in the year 2019 and 46 in the year 2020; b.8/30/1974
🏆⚾José Herrera -- is 47 in the year 2019 and 48 in the year 2020; b.8/30/1972
MLB Player, Dominican Republican
🏆⚾Cliff Lee -- is 41 in the year 2019 and 42 in the year 2020; b.8/30/1978 N.S.
Misc: AL Cy Young Award winner in 2008 (Indians)
Sports Teams: Cleveland Indians, Philadelphia Phillies, Texas Rangers
🏆⚾Luis Rivas -- is 40 in the year 2019 and 41 in the year 2020; b.8/30/1979
MLB Player, Venezuelan
🏆⚾Adam Wainwright -- is 38 in the year 2019 and 39 in the year 2020; b.8/30/1981 N.S.
Misc: World Series champ, 3x All-Star, 2x Gold Glove, 2x NL wins leader; active as of 2015
Sports Teams: St. Louis Cardinals
🏆⚾Hazen "Kiki" Cuyler -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/30/1898 d.2/11/1950 (51)
Hall of Famer, MLB Right Fielder
Misc: stolen base leader 1921-1938
Sports Teams: Pittsburgh Pirates (1921-1927), Chicago Cubs (1928-1935), Cincinnati Reds (1935-1937), Brooklyn Dodgers (1938)
🏆⚾"Tug" McGraw -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/30/1944 d.1/5/2004 (59)
Names/Places: NN:The Screwball; Tim's father
Misc: played in the World Series for both teams; record  for most games pitched [1969, 1973]
Sports Teams: Philadelphia Phillies, New York Mets
🏆⚾Ted Williams -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/30/1918 d.7/5/2002 (83)
Hall of Famer, MLB Manager, MLB Left Fielder
Names/Places: RN:Theodore Samuel; b. in San Diego; NN:The Splendid Splinter
Misc: AL MVP 1946, 1949; 2654 hits; led AL in batting 6 times, and HRs and RBI 4 times each; won Triple Crown twice (1942,47); 2-time MVP (1946,49); last player to bat .400 when he hit .406 in 1941; Marine Corps combat pilot who missed three full seasons during World War II (1943-45) and most of two others (1952-53) during Korean War; last major leaguer to hit high as .406 '41; hit .344 lifetime with 521 HRs in 19 years with Boston Red Sox; 1,839 RBIs.
Sports Teams: Boston Red Sox (1939-1942, 1946-1960), Washington Senators/Texas Rangers (manager, 1969-1972)
🏆⚾Hal Jeffcoat -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/6/1924 d.8/30/2007 (82)
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🏆⚾Joseph Floyd Ellis "Arky" Vaughan -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/9/1912 d.8/30/1952 (40)
Hall of Famer, MLB Shortstop
Sports Teams: Pittsburgh Pirates (1932-1941), Brooklyn Dodgers (1942-1943, 1947-1948)
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