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Edward Augustine "Big Ed" Walsh
Birth: May 14, 1881
Plains
Luzerne County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: May 26, 1959
Pompano Beach
Broward County
Florida, USA

Hall of Fame Major League Baseball Player. Born in Plains, Pennsylvania, he was a right handed pitcher making his debut with the Chicago White Sox on May 7, 1904. For fourteen seasons, he played with the Chicago White Sox (1904-16), winning two World Series games in 1906 and played for the Boston Braves in 1917. A skillful hurler, he concluded his career with a record of 195 wins, 126 loss, 250 complete games, 57 shutouts, 35 saves, 1736 strikeouts and holds the major league record for lowest lifetime ERA with a 1.82 earned run average. He was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1946 and died at age 78 in Pompano Beach, Florida. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Parents:
  Michael Walsh (1845 - 1901)
  Jane Walsh (1843 - 1904)
 
 Children:
  Edward Arthur Walsh (1905 - 1937)*
  Robert E Walsh (1907 - 1984)*
 
 Siblings:
  John J. Walsh (1866 - 1910)*
  Anthony A Walsh (1877 - 1944)*
  Edward Augustine Walsh (1881 - 1959)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens North
Pompano Beach
Broward County
Florida, USA
Plot: Fountain Garden #2, Lot 101, Space 4
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Jul 25, 1999
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Edward Augustine Big Ed Walsh
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Edward Augustine Big Ed Walsh
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- bob tarte
 Added: May. 26, 2016

- Bling Blinky of TEXAS
 Added: Oct. 24, 2015
Rest in Peace Ed Walsh! Although I have never met you my family has told me many stories about you! an I am proud to call you my family (my great great uncle)! I will keep your memory alive!
- Angela Walsh
 Added: Aug. 12, 2015
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