Edward Trowbridge Collins Sr.
Born: May 2, 1887, Millerton, New York
Died: March 25, 1951, Boston, Massachusetts
Philadelphia A's (1906-1914, 1927-1930), Chicago White Sox (1915-1926)
Elected to the Hall of Fame by Baseball Writers: 1939
This Day in Baseball History
On December 11, 1959, the New York Yankees acquire Roger Maris and two other players from the Kansas City A’s for outfielders Hank Bauer and Norm Siebern, first baseman Marv Throneberry, and pitcher Don Larsen. Maris will hit 100 home runs over the next two seasons…