Joe Torre inducted into Baseball Hall of Fame

Joe Torre inducted into Baseball Hall of Fame

The Harrison resident was the Yankee skipper for 12 years

(AP) -- Joe Torre, the managerial mastermind of the resurgence of the New York Yankees, has been inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame.

While Torre excelled as a player -- in 1971 he won National League MVP honors with a signature season that included 230 hits and a .363 average, 97 runs, and 137 RBIs for the St. Louis Cardinals -- he became something special in the Yankees dugout.


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