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|Born: October 21, 1928
New York, New York
|Batted: Left||Threw: Left|
|July 1, 1950 for the New York Yankees|
|Last MLB appearance|
|May 21, 1967 for the New York Yankees|
|Earned run average||2.75|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Member of the National|
|Baseball Hall of Fame|
Edward Charles "Whitey" Ford (born October 21, 1928) is a former Major League Baseball pitcher who spent his entire 18-year career with the New York Yankees. He was voted into the Hall of Fame in 1974.
- Some sources, such as Retrosheet, claim a 1926 birthdate.
"Whitey Ford". Retrosheet. http://www.retrosheet.org/boxesetc/F/Pfordw101.htm. Retrieved 2008-10-22.