Arlie Pond

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Erasmus Arlington Pond

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Biographical Information[edit]

Arlie Pond pitched a no-hitter against Yale University while in college. A doctor, after his major league days he became quite prominent in the Philippines, where he founded a hospital for lepers. He died there in 1930.

Though born in Massachusetts, he grew up in Rutland, VT where his father worked for his uncle's surgical instruments store.

He is the only major leaguer to bear the name "Erasmus".

Notable Achievements[edit]

  • 200 Innings Pitched Seasons: 2 (1896 & 1897)

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