Edd J Roush
Born: May 8, 1893, Oakland City, Indiana
Died: March 21, 1988, Bradenton, Florida
Chicago White Sox (1913), Indianapolis Hoosiers (1914), Newark Pepper (1915), New York Giants (1916, 1927-1929), Cincinnati Reds (1916-1926, 1931)
Elected to the Hall of Fame by Veterans Committee: 1962
This Day in Baseball History
On December 5, 1973, the Los Angeles Dodgers acquire relief pitcher Mike Marshall from the Montreal Expos for outfielder Willie Davis. Marshall will pitch in a record-setting 106 games in 1974, win the Cy Young Award, and help the Dodgers reach the World Series.