Toad Ramsey

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348+23 innings pitched. Ramsey was released by St. Louis on September 19, 1890, and he never returned to the majors. [5]


Ramsey died of pneumonia [12] in his hometown of Indianapolis at the age of 41, and is interred at Crown Hill Cemetery. [5]

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Toad Ramsey
Toad Ramsey 1888.jpg
1888 baseball card of Ramsey
Born:(1864-08-08)August 8, 1864
Indianapolis, Indiana, U.S.
Died: March 27, 1906(1906-03-27) (aged 41)
Indianapolis, Indiana, U.S.
Batted: Right
Threw: Left
MLB debut
September 5, 1885, for the Louisville Colonels
Last MLB appearance
September 17, 1890, for the St. Louis Browns