Ed Walsh

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Birthdate 5/14/1881
Death Date 5/26/1959
Debut Year 1904
Year of Induction 1946
Teams Braves, White Sox
Position Pitcher

The last man to win 40 games in a season, Ed Walsh enjoyed a 14-year career in which he established an MLB-record 1.82 career ERA.

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Walsh posted 5 straight sub 2.00 ERA seasons from 1906-1910

Walsh posted 5 straight sub 2.00 ERA seasons from 1906-1910

Ed Walsh enjoyed a 14-year career from 1904-1917. He pitched all but one of those years for the Chicago White Sox. When interviewed for Larry Ritter’s The Glory of Their Times, Tiger Hall of Famer Sam Crawford said, “Big Ed Walsh. Great big, strong, good-looking fellow. He threw a spitba

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