Just got the news that legendary baseball announcer Joe Garagiola died today; he was 90 years old.
Courtesy of ABC News: Joe Garagiola, who turned a modest major league catching career into a
57-year run as a popular broadcaster in the sports world and beyond,
died Wednesday....The Arizona Diamondbacks announced his death before their exhibition game against San Francisco,
and there were murmurs of shock and sadness at the ballpark. Garagiola
had been in ill health in recent years. READ MORE HERE abc7.ws/1ZtXlvW
Click on the photo, courtesy of The Croton Historical Society archives, to read a story from 1968 featuring Joe Garagiola, Robert Northshield, Don Daubney, and Croton-Harmon H.S. wrestlers.
You may also have an interest in this article about Robert Northshield http://everythingcroton.blogspot.com/2015/06/1955-atomic-bomb-tests-yucca-flats.html