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Ed Brandt from the Chronology
Jul 12, 1938 - Behind Ed Brandt the Pirates take their 13th straight win 14-6 over the Cubs' Tex Carleton. With their 40th victory in their last 54 games the Pirates take the NL lead for the first time.
Sep 8, 1937 - The Pirates score a run in the 9th to beat the Reds 1-0. Bucs pitcher Ed Brandt wins handing the Reds their 30th one-run loss of the year. Arky Vaughan's triple and a single shoot down Gene Schott.
Dec 21, 1935 - The Dodgers trade Ray Benge Tony Cuccinello Al Lopez and Bobby Reis to the Braves for P Ed Brandt (5-19) and OF Randy Moore. Brandt will win 11 and be traded next December for Cookie Lavagetto and Ralph Birkofer.
Sep 13, 1935 - The Reds Whitey Hilcher tosses his only ML CG to beat Boston's Ed Brandt 1-0. For the Braves it is their 14th straight loss.
Sep 15, 1928 - At Boston the Cubs manage to split with the Braves winning the nitecap 6-1 after dropping the opener. 5-2. Ben Cantwell bests Charlie Root in game one and Guy Bush does the same to Ed Brandt.
Aug 25, 1928 - At Boston Hack Wilson hits 2 homers to help Percy Jones hand Brave's rookie Ed Brandt one of his league leading 21 losses. Cubs win 7-3. It's the 6th time this year that Hack's connected for 2 in a game.
May 4, 1928 - At Pittsburgh the Boston Braves beat Ray Kremer and the Pirates 5-4 in 11 innings. Kremer is matched by Ed Brandt who also goes 11 frames. For Kremer it is his first loss at home after 22 wins a ML record for consecutive wins at home that won't be matched in the 20th century.
Apr 19, 1928 - The visiting Braves make 16 hits 4 by 3B Les Bell to beat the Giants 9-8 in 10 innings. The Giants answer with 9 hits including a 3-run homer by Andy Reese. Rajah drives home the game winner with his 3rd hit and manages the team in the absence of Jack Slattery who is attending a funeral. Ed Brandt is the winner over Lefty Faulkner in a game in which no strikeouts occur.