Edward Jones Borom
Detroit Tigers Commemorative (#30) baseball card:
FROM: The Dallas Morning News ~
Edward J. (Red) Borom passed away
Visitation is Tues-day, January 11, at 1:00 PM
at Laurel Land Funeral Home, 6000 South RL.
Thorton, Dallas, TX., followed by memorial
services beginning at 2:00 PM.
Red was a professional baseball player from
1935-1950. He played for the Detroit Tigers
in 1944-1945 and was a member of the 1945
World Series Champions. He once got four
hits in a game against Bob Feller. Red also
played on two semi-pro National Champions,
Sinton Oil and Boeing.
Red lived in Dallas since 1950 and was very
active in the Retired Professional Baseball
Players Assoc-iation. Red was also
a champion golfer, bowler, and horseshoe
He was a Mason for over 50 years, and
a veteran of the US Army. Most important,
Red was a wonderful friend. He leaves behind
many close friends in the Dallas area including
Tommie Jean Britton, and family in the
Thanks to Jack Morris for this obit.