Ed Wineapple was a basketball and baseball star at Salem High School  in Massachusetts, He played freshmen basketball at Syracuse University  before transferring to Providence College for three years of varsity basketball.  During his senior year, Wineapple led Providence to a record of 17-3, was the second leading scorer in all of college basketball and was named a first team All-America. After graduation, Wineapple signed contracts to play both professional baseball and basketball. His career in both sports was brief.  He appeared in one major league baseball game for the Washington Senators late in the summer of 1929 and played ten games for Syracuse in the American Basketball League during the 1929-30 season.


ED WINEAPPLE Height: 6:00 Weight: 195 College: Providence’29
Edward Wineapple Born: Aug 10, 1905 Died:  Jun 23, 1996 Hometown: Salem, Mass.
1925-26 Team League     GA  FGM  FTM   FTA  PCT.  AST  PTS   AVG
1925-26 Syracuse (Frosh) College
1926-27 Providence College
1927-28 Providence College
1928-29 Providence College
1929-30  Syracuse ABL 10 14 11 39 3.9
1930-31 Miami Collegians Indep
Major League Totals 10 14 11 39 3.9
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