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Red Brosch

Red Brosch (Golf.  Born, Farmingdale, NY, Nov. 8, 1911; died, Mineola, NY, Dec. 10, 1975.)  The leading pro golfer on Long Island in the 1940s and 1950s, Alfred Brosch won the Long Island Open a record 10 times starting in 1939.  Brosch was also the first pro ever to shoot 60 for a round in a […]

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A prolific author, wire service sports reporter, long time Major League Baseball official scorer, football statistician, sports museum founder, theatrical agency owner and public ... read more

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