Ed Seward

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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
MLB statistics
Win–loss record 89-72
Earned run average 3.40
Strikeouts 589
Career highlights and awards

Edward William Seward (June 29, 1867 – July 30, 1947), born as Edward William Sourhardt, 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 Cleveland Spiders.

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