Edward Frank Burtschy
- Bats Right, Throws Right
- Height 6' 3", Weight 208 lb.
- High School Roger Bacon High School
- Debut June 17, 1950
- Final Game June 9, 1956
- Born April 18, 1922 in Cincinnati, OH USA
- Died May 2, 2004 in Cincinnati, OH USA
After graduating from high school in 1940, Burtschy signed a minor league contract, but he joined the Navy in September of 1940 and served aboard the USS Ticonderoga. Following his military service, he returned to the minors and, on June 17, 1950, he made his debut in the American League with the Athletics.
Moe appeared in 90 games during his five-year major league career and compiled a 10-6 record, with 97 strikeouts, a 4.71 ERA and four saves in 185 innings pitched. After retiring, he worked as a freight salesman in the trucking industry.
Baseball Players of the 1950s