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Full name Edward Peter Baily
Born January 18, 1852, St John's Wood, London
Died January 21, 1941, Tupsley, Hereford (aged 89 years 3 days)
Major teams Cambridge University, Middlesex
Batting style Right-hand bat
Fielding position Wicketkeeper
Education Harrow School; Cambridge University
Relation Son - REH Baily
Edward Baily was a very good wicket-keeper and useful batsman, he played in the Harrow XI from 1869 to 1871, finishing as captain, and was in the Cambridge XI 1872 and 1874. One of his best performances was against Eton at Lord's in 1870, when he scored 76. He appeared once for Middlesex in 1872 and for Somerset in 1881. He rowed in the Cambridge trial Eights in 1873 and did not keep his place in the cricket eleven that year.
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack
Plays of the Day from the second ODI between England and India, in Cardiff
Plays of the day from the third ODI between England and India at Trent Bridge
Plays of the day from the tri-series match between Zimbabwe and South Africa
Would he have fared better than the incumbent middle-order batsmen, Root and Ballance?