Originally Posted by chicoruiz
Ed Bailey -From Strawberry Plains, Tennessee. One of the better catchers of his era; the 1961 deal in which the Reds sent him to the Giants for Bob Schmidt should probably be mentioned among the worst Reds trades. Of course they won the pennant anyway...
When his brother Jim joined the Reds in 1959, the Bailey brothers became one of the few brother-batteries in MLB history.