Earl Moseley biography

Earl Moseley

Pitcher, Baseball Player

1887 – 1963


Who was Earl Moseley?

Earl Victor Moseley was a pitcher who played for the Boston Red Sox, Indianapolis Hoosiers / Newark Pepper and Cincinnati Reds. Moseley batted and threw right-handed. He was born in Middleburg Heights, Ohio.

Moseley made his majors debut in 1913 with the Boston Red Sox and went 8–5. The next year, he jumped to the Federal League and won 19 and 15 in two seasons for the Indianapolis/Newark franchises, leading the league with a 1.91 earned run average in 1915 over Eddie Plank and Mordecai Brown. Bothered by arm problems, he played his final season with the Cincinnati Reds in 1916.

In a four-season career, Moseley posted a 49–48 record with a 3.01 ERA and 469 strikeouts in 855-2/3 innings pitched. Moseley died in Alliance, Ohio, at the age of 78.


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Sep 7, 1887
Middleburg Heights
Lived in
  • Ohio
  • Middleburg Heights
Jul 1, 1963

on July 23, 2013

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