LHP 1935-42 Dodgers, Tigers , Indians
Primarily a reliever, the Brooklyn-born Eisenstat went 9-6 with the 1938 Tigers.
Rather than return to baseball after 1942, Eisenstat felt it his patriotic duty to
retain his defense plant job.
|FROM THE BASEBALL CHRONOLOGY|
|» October 2, 1938:
Bob Feller sets a ML strikeout record by fanning
18 Tigers. At one point Feller has 6 straight strikeouts
yet loses 4-1 to Harry Eisenstat's 4-hitter.
» June 14, 1939:
Veteran OF Earl Averill is swapped by Cleveland to Detroit for Harry Eisenstat and cash.