November 5, 1909|
|Died: January 4, 1995
|Batted: Right||Threw: Right|
|September 12, 1935 for the New York Giants|
|Last MLB appearance|
|April 29, 1950 for the Pittsburgh Pirates|
|Earned run average||3.68|
|Career highlights and awards|
Harry Edwards "Gunboat" Gumbert (November 5, 1909 in Elizabeth, Pennsylvania – January 4, 1995 in Wimberley, Texas) was a pitcher for Major League Baseball. Two of his great uncles, Ad Gumbert and Billy Gumbert were also Major League Baseball pitchers.
He was one of the best fielding pitchers of his time. In 1938 he set a National League record for assists by a pitcher, recording 10 on May 23.
- Career statistics and player information from Baseball-Reference
- The Editors of Total Baseball (2000). Baseball:The Biographical Encyclopedia. Sports Illustrated. pp. 451–452. ISBN 1-892129-34-5.
- Van Blair, Rick (1994). Dugout to Foxhole: Interviews with Baseball Players Whose Careers Were Affected by World War II. Jefferson, North Carolina: McFarland & Company Publishers.
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