Ed Walsh

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Birthday
14, 1881
Birthplace
Plains, PA
Death Date
May 26, 1959 (78)
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
14, 1881
Birthplace
Plains, PA
Death Date
May 26, 1959 (78)

About

Dominant Hall of Fame pitcher for the Chicago White Sox from 1904 to 1916.

Before Fame

He worked in the Pennsylvania coal mines when he was 12.

Trivia

He set the MLB record for lowest career ERA with 1.82.

Family Life

He married Rosemary Carney in 1904; the couple had two sons together.

Associated With

He was one of the earliest pitchers inducted to the Baseball Hall of Fame following the great Cy Young.