|Born:April 9, 1893|
Porterdale, Georgia, U.S.
|Died: January 5, 1969 75) (aged|
Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.
|April 15, 1922, for the Chicago Cubs|
|Last MLB appearance|
|September 28, 1925, for the Brooklyn Robins|
|Earned run average||4.72|
Earnest Preston "Tiny" Osborne (April 9,1893 –January 5,1969) was an American pitcher in Major League Baseball who played from 1922 to 1925 for the Chicago Cubs and Brooklyn Robins. His nickname was ironic:Osborne was listed as 6 feet 4 inches (1.93 m) tall and 215 pounds (98 kg). The native of Porterdale,Georgia,batted left-handed and threw right-handed.
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