Former major league player Chris Duncan died on September 6, 2019, at age 38. He had played five seasons in the big leagues for the St. Louis Cardinals from 2005 to 2009. His 22 home runs in 2006 helped the Cardinals win the NL pennant and go on to defeat the Detroit Tigers in the World Series.
Most recently Duncan had been a sports radio host on a local St. Louis station.
Duncan is the son of Dave Duncan, a former major-league player and a long-time coach for the Oakland A’s and St. Louis Cardinals. Chris’s brother, Shelley, is also a former major-league player from 2007 to 2013 with the Yankees, Indians, and Rays.
To read more about Chris Duncan, click here for a recent article from the Pittsburgh-Post Gazette.