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 Edward M. Gallagher
Edward M. Gallagher
Position:
Baseball, Football

Edward M. Gallagher '32

- On the diamond, he was a fire-balling left-handed pitcher who led the Eagles to an era of unprecedented baseball success.

- An able, fast, and fearless football end who played both ways for the gridiron Eagles.

- He later played professional baseball for the Boston Red Sox.

- His service to Boston College transcended the playing fields, as he was elected President of the Alumni Association from 1955-56.

- Inducted into the Boston College Varsity Club Athletic Hall of Fame in 1976.