Edward Hugh Hanlon
Born: August 22, 1857, Montville, Connecticut
Died: April 14, 1937, Baltimore, Maryland
Cleveland Blues (1880), Detroit Wolverines (1881-1888), Pittsburgh Alleghenys (1889), Pittsburgh Burghers (1890), Pittsburgh Pirates (1891), Baltimore Orioles (1892)
Elected to the Hall of Fame by Veterans Committee: 1996
This Day in Baseball History
On May 24, 1936, future Hall of Famer Tony Lazzeri set an American League record by driving in 11 runs. The Yankees' hard-hitting second baseman belted three home runs - including two grand slams - and a triple.