Born: July 1, 1857, Waterbury, Connecticut
Died: January 4, 1931, Waterbury, Connecticut
Troy Trojans (1880-1882), New York Gothams or Giants (1883-1889, 1891, 1893-1894), New York Giants - Players Lg (1890), Philadelphia Phillies (1892), St. Louis Browns (1894-1897)
Elected to the Hall of Fame by Veterans Committee: 1976
This Day in Baseball History
On May 25, 1989, the Seattle Mariners trade star pitcher Mark Langston and a player to be named later to the Montreal Expos for three young pitchers. One of them is six-foot, 10-inch left-hander Randy Johnson, who will become the Mariners’ ace and one of the top pitchers in baseball.