Dick Pierson

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Edmund Dana Pierson

  • Bats Unknown, Throws Right

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Biographical Information[edit]

Brother of Dave Pierson, Edmund Dana "Dick" Pierson came to the majors nine years after his brother. Both Piersons were born in Wilkes-Barre, PA and died in Newark, NJ. Dick played for the Newark Domestics in 1884-1885, as well as appearing in three games in the majors with the New York Metropolitans in 1885.

"The new man, Pierson, played second well for the Mets." - Sporting Life, July 1, 1885 issue

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