Major League Baseball outfielderDied when: 39 years 195 days (474 months)
Star Sign: Cancer
R.Emmet "Snags" Heidrick (July 29, 1876 – January 20, 1916) was an outfielder in Major League Baseball from 1898 to 1908.He played for the Cleveland Spiders, St.
Louis Cardinals, and St.Louis Browns.He was known as a good defensive player who hit for a high batting average but he missed a great deal of playing time due to injuries.
Heidrick stood out among early baseball players because he came from a wealthy family.His father, Levi Heidrick, was a successful businessman, and his son, Gardner Heidrick, co-founded an executive search firm.