Edward Marvin Head
- Bats Right, Throws Right
- Height 6' 1", Weight 175 lb.
- High School Ouachita Parish High School
- Debut July 27, 1940
- Final Game August 25, 1946
- Born January 25, 1918 in Selma, LA USA
- Died January 31, 1980 in Bastrop, LA USA
He played for the Montreal Royals in 1941.
He was in the Army from June 1944 to November 1945.
Ed was a star pitcher in high school who was in a major automobile accident around 1932. He had pitched with his left arm, but the arm was badly mangled in the accident and was almost amputated. After that had to learn to pitch with his right arm. See Weaknesses and Strengths.
Year-by-Year Managerial Record
|1948||Trois-Rivières Royals||Canadian-American League||78-60||2nd||Brooklyn Dodgers||Lost in 1st round|
|1949||Asheville Tourists||Tri-State League||76-71||3rd||Brooklyn Dodgers||Lost in 1st round|
|1950||Lancaster (PA) Red Roses||Interstate League||56-82||7th||Brooklyn Dodgers|
|1951||Lancaster (PA) Red Roses||Interstate League||71-67||5th||Brooklyn Dodgers|
|1952||Mobile Bears||Southern Association||80-73||3rd||Brooklyn Dodgers||Lost League Finals|
|1953||Mobile Bears||Southern Association||66-87||7th||Brooklyn Dodgers|
|1954||Monroe Sports||Cotton States League||53-67||4th||none||Lost in 1st round|
|1955||Monroe Sports||Cotton States League||76-41||1st||New York Yankees||League Champs|
|1956||Monroe Sports||Evangeline League||54-68||6th||New York Yankees|