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Ed Seward

Ed Seward
Born: (1867-06-29)June 29, 1867
Cleveland, Ohio
Died: July 30, 1947(1947-07-30) (aged 80)
Cleveland, Ohio
Batted: Unknown Threw: Right
MLB debut
September 30, 1885 for the Providence Grays
Last MLB appearance
June 8, 1891 for the Cleveland Spiders
Career statistics
Win-Loss record 89-72
Earned run average 3.40
Strikeouts 589

Career highlights and awards

Edward William Seward born as Edward William Sourhardt, (June 29, 1867 – June 30, 1947), was an American Major League Baseball pitcher for six seasons from 1885 to 1891. Seward made his professional baseball debut in 1884 at age 16 with Terre Haute of the Northwestern League. Because of his age, he was referred to as "Kid" Seward. Known for his curve ball, Seward later played for the Providence Grays, Philadelphia Athletics, and the Cleveland Spiders.

See also


  • Baseball Reference
Preceded by
Henry Porter
No-hitter pitcher
July 26, 1888
Succeeded by
Gus Weyhing
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