Phil Rizzuto (Fiero Francis Rizzuto)

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New York City, New York, USA
Phil Rizzuto was the NY Yankees star shortstop for 13 seasons between 1941 and 1956. A Hall of Famer, Rizzuto was the American League Most Valuable Player in 1950. After his playing career, Rizzuto was a popular long-time TV/radio announcer for the Yankees. He called the action for 40 seasons from 1957 to 1996, and was known for his "Holy Cow". Career peaked during the years with partners Bill White and Frank Messer. Non-Baseball fans remember him for his years as spokesperson for The Money Store. Read more...


Character: Yankee Broadcaster

Summer of Sam 1999

Character: Himself

Texaco Star Theatre 1948