Joseph Paul Torre (twitter: @joetorre)
Positions: Catcher, First Baseman and Third Baseman
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 2", Weight: 212 lb.
Born: July 18, 1940 in Brooklyn, NY
High School: James Madison HS (Brooklyn , NY)
Signed by the Milwaukee Braves as an amateur free agent in 1959. (All Transactions)
Debut: September 25, 1960 (Age 20.069, 9,403rd in MLB history) vs. PIT 1 AB, 1 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1961 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Braves/Cardinals/Mets 1960-1977
Last Game: June 17, 1977 (Age 36.334) vs. HOU 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Inducted into the Hall of Fame by Veteran's Committee as Manager in 2014.
Relatives: Brother of Frank Torre
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