Edward James Delahanty
Born: October 30, 1867, Cleveland, Ohio
Died: July 2, 1903, Niagra Falls, Ontario, Canada,
Philadelphia Quakers (1888-1889), Cleveland Infants (1890), Philadelphia Phillies (1891-1901), Washington Senators (1902-1903)
Elected to the Hall of Fame by Veterans Committee: 1945
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.