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Phil "Scooter" Rizzuto
Birth: Sep. 25, 1917
Brooklyn
Kings County (Brooklyn)
New York, USA
Death: Aug. 13, 2007
West Orange
Essex County
New Jersey, USA

Hall of Fame Major League Baseball Player. He played Major League baseball as a shortstop for 13 seasons with the New York Yankees (1941 to 1942, 1946 to 1956). A World War II United States Navy veteran, he was a member of seven World Series Championship teams with the Yankees, and became a long time broadcaster with the team after retiring. Elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1994, he was known by baseball fans for his phrase "Holy Cow!" 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Cora Ann Esselborn Rizzuto (1920 - 2010)*
 
 Children:
  Patricia Rizzuto (1944 - 2016)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend.
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Russ Dodge
Record added: Aug 14, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20936490
Phil Scooter Rizzuto
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Phil Scooter Rizzuto
Added by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
 
Phil Scooter Rizzuto
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Mr. Rizzuto, God called you home nine years ago today. You were, are, and will always represent everything which is right with the national pastime. Thank you for the countless memories and moments, both on the field and in the broadcast booth, which you...(Read more)
- Anonymous
 Added: Aug. 16, 2016
Remembering you on the anniversary of your passing. May you rest in peace and may God richly bless you.
- Jeffrey Maksymowski
 Added: Aug. 13, 2016

- Cindy
 Added: Aug. 13, 2016
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