1903 in baseball

1903 in baseball

The following are the baseball events of the year 1903 throughout the world.

Contents

  • Champions 1
    • Major League Baseball 1.1
  • Major league baseball final standings 2
    • American League final standings 2.1
    • National League final standings 2.2
  • Events 3
  • Births 4
    • January 4.1
    • February 4.2
    • March 4.3
    • April 4.4
    • May 4.5
    • June 4.6
    • July 4.7
    • August 4.8
    • September 4.9
    • October 4.10
    • November 4.11
    • December 4.12
  • Deaths 5

Champions

Major League Baseball

Major league baseball final standings

American League final standings

National League final standings

Events

Births

January

February

March

April

May

June

July

August

September

October

November

December

Deaths

  • January 12 – Win Mercer, 28, pitcher for four teams from 1894 to 1902, who posted two 20-win seasons and led the National League in games started, shutouts, and saves in the 1897 season.
  • January 13 – Pete Conway, 36, pitcher who posted a 61–61 record for four teams from 1885 to 1889.
  • February 6 – Hardie Henderson, 40, pitcher who went 81–121 with four teams between 1883 and 1888.
  • May 3 – Count Sensenderfer, 55, played for the Philadelphia Athletics from 1871–1874. Later became a politician.
  • June 22 – Fatty Briody, 44, catcher for eight seasons from 1880 to 1888.
  • July 2 – Ed Delahanty, 35, slugging left fielder since 1888, a three-time .400 hitter who ranked second only to Cap Anson in career hits; died after falling from a railroad trestle crossing the Niagara River.