Stories By Danny Torres
/ 2 months ago
WATCH: Witnessing 3000 – 47 Years Later, Former Mets Catcher Duffy Dyer remembers Roberto Clemente’s Final At-Bat
FLUSHING – On Saturday, June 29, 2019, I interviewed former N.Y. Mets catcher and World Series champion Duffy Dyer. This unforgettable...
By Danny Torres Throughout social media, the Players’ Weekend (now in its third consecutive year) hasn’t been about what nicknames the...
By Danny Torres FLUSHING – I wonder when Puerto Rican native Isan Díaz, 23, received the unexpected call that he was...
/ 5 months ago
Photo Credit: George Napolitano COOPERSTOWN – The legendary entertainer Frank Sinatra once sang these unforgettable lyrics from his iconic tune New...
By Danny Torres WOODBURY – The wives of Major League Baseball players have always played a significant role in America’s Pastime....
By Danny Torres BRONX – We all love a good joke. I have a dear friend of mine who grew up...
By Danny Torres BROOKLYN – In 1954, there was a short-lived period where a 19-year-old from Carolina, Puerto Rico signed a...
FLUSHING, N.Y. – I’m certain Dereck Rodríguez’s father didn’t even consider the possibility of dropping off his dear son at a...
/ 7 months ago
Forty-seven years ago, since his untimely death, it’s been called a mission of mercy. On New Year’s Eve 1972, Pittsburgh Pirates...
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