Ed Doheny

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Edwin Doheny
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Born: (1873-11-24)November 24, 1873
Northfield, Vermont
Died: December 29, 1916(1916-12-29) (aged 43)
Medfield, Massachusetts
Batted: Left Threw: Left
MLB debut
September 16, 1895 for the New York Giants
Last MLB appearance
1903 for the Pittsburgh Pirates
Career statistics
Batting average .198
Home runs 3
Run batted in 49
Win-Loss record 75-83
Earned run average 3.75
Strikeouts 567
  • New York Giants 1895–1901
  • Pittsburgh Pirates 1901–1903

Edwin Richard Doheny (November 24, 1873 – December 29, 1916) was an American baseball player. He played pitcher in the Major Leagues from 1895 to 1903, first for the New York Giants, then for the Pittsburgh Pirates. In 1903 he violently attacked several people, was declared insane and was committed to Danvers State Hospital in Danvers, Massachusetts. He died on December 29, 1916, in Medfield Insane Asylum.[1]

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  1. ^ Seamus Kearney, Tom Simon. ([n.d.]). Ed Doheny. Society for American Baseball Research. Accessed February 2014.

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