A good strikeout pitcher, The Flushing Flash was a Shea Stadium hot dog vendor before
Detroit signed him in 1971. Only one of the reliever's nine seasons was spent entirely
in the majors (1980, with the Mets).
FROM THE BASEBALL CHRONOLOGY
»September 24, 1982: In the completion of a game suspended on July 9th, the Tigers beat Cleveland 4–3 when reliever Ed Glynn uncorks a wild pitch with the bases loaded and one out in the bottom of the 18th inning.