This man died Wednesday, July 10, 2019, the 191st day of the year.
He is dead at age 80.
His name was right for 'baseball', summing to 162.
The title 'Ball Four', emphasized in the headlines, connects to New York as well.
New York City = 129
New York = 33 / 48
Keep in mind he played for the Yankees, Seattle Pilots (now Milwaukee Brewers) and Houston Astros in his career, as well as a short stint with the Atlanta Braves, 8-years after not participating in the MLB.