|Born:February 19, 1917|
|Died: April 5, 1988 71) (aged|
|September 27, 1938, for the Boston Bees|
|Last MLB appearance|
|June 27, 1945, for the Boston Braves|
|Earned run average||3.78|
Thomas Francis Aloysius Earley (February 19, 1917 – April 5, 1988) was a Major League Baseball pitcher. He played six seasons with the Boston Bees and Braves from 1938 to 1942 and 1945.
In between his playing days Earley served in the United States Navy during World War II from 1943 to 1944.
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