- The Letter
... TV Announcer
The radio and TV voice of the New York Yankees, 1957-1995.
1 Print Biography |
1 Portrayal |
1 Article |
6 Pictorials |
Phil Rizuto | Scooter Rizutto | Scooter Rizzuto | father of Pat Rizzuto
5' 6" (1.68 m)
Did You Know?
I like radio better than television because if you make a mistake on radio, they don't know. You can make up anything on the radio.
Played 1661 regular season games with the New York Yankees, 1647 at shortstop, in 1941 and 1942, then from 1946 to 1956. Spent his entire playing career with the Yankees.
As a broadcaster for the Yankees for 40 years, he would exclaim "Holy cow!" when describing a great play.