Caylee. Age: 22.
Chapman was killed by a submarine pitch from Carl Mays in the 5th inning of a twilight game against the New York Yankees.
Raegan. Age: 23.
Timeline of Major League Baseball History of team nicknames Dead-ball era Live-ball era Golden age of baseball Defunct and relocated teams Relocation of the s—s Expansion Contraction attempt. Pitchers were also allowed to deface or scuff the ball, apply foreign substances to it such as dirt or spit , and cut into the ball with an emery board. Furthermore, the physical wear on the ball reduced its elasticity as the game progressed, making it increasingly difficult to hit for distance.