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Phil Rizzuto

Phil Rizzuto (Baseball.  Born, New York, NY, Sept. 25, 1917; died, West Orange, NJ, Aug. 13, 2007.)  Philip Francis Rizzuto was a part of the New York Yankees longer than any other man in the history of the franchise, except perhaps only public address announcer Bob Sheppard.  Joining the team in 1941 as a reserve […]

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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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