Dutch Leonard

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Birthday
16, 1892
Birthplace
Birmingham, OH
Death Date
Jul 11, 1952 (60)
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
16, 1892
Birthplace
Birmingham, OH
Death Date
Jul 11, 1952 (60)

About

Southpaw pitcher who set the record for lowest earned run average in a single season, posting a 0.96 ERA in 1914.

Before Fame

He gravitated toward baseball as a child while his older siblings concentrated on music.

Trivia

He helped the Boston Red Sox win back-to-back World Series championships in 1915 and 1916.

Family Life

He married Sybil Leonard in 1915.

Associated With

He once called Hall of Fame outfielder Ty Cobb a "horse's ass."

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