Eddie Ainsmith was born in Russia in 1890 and his family moved to the U.S. when he was a young child. He grew up in New Hampshire and played major league baseball from 1910 through 1924. He continued to be involved in baseball as a coach, umpire, and manager for most of the rest of his life. He passed away in 1981.
Rockford Peaches (1947)
The Russian spelling for Edward's last name is Anshmedt.