Former White Sox catcher Ed Herrmann passed away on Sunday December 22, 2013 at age 67. He had been battling prostate cancer.
Herrmann played 11 seasons from 1967 to 1978, and was the White Sox' starting catcher from 1971 to 1974. He also played for the Yankees, Angels, Astros, and Expos. After his playing career, he scouted for the Kansas City Royals.