“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Bronx in Bronx County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)

Philip Francis Rizzuto

Philip Francis Rizzuto Marker image. Click for full size.
By Erik Lander, September 3, 2007
1. Philip Francis Rizzuto Marker
Inscription. "A man's size is measured by his heart" Scooter sparked the Yankees to 10 pennants and 8 world championships
1950 American League MVP
1950 American League player of the year
MVP of the World seres in 1951
Has enjoyed two outstanding careers, all time Yankee shortstop, one of the great Yankee broadcasters "Holy Cow"
Erected by the New York Yankees August 4, 1985
Location. 40° 49.785′ N, 73° 55.568′ W. Marker is in Bronx, New York, in Bronx County. Marker is at the intersection of 161st St. and River Ave. on 161st St.. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bronx NY 10451, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Joseph Paul Dimaggio (here, next to this marker); Elston Gene Howard (here, next to this marker); George M Steinbrenner III (here, next to this marker); Joseph Vincent McCarthy (here, next to this marker); Vernon "Lefty" Gomez (here, next to this marker); Mel Allen (here, next to this marker); Miller James Huggins (here, next to this marker); Charles Herbert "Red" Ruffing (here, next to this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Bronx.
More about this marker. Located in Monument Park in Yankee Stadium
Categories. Sports
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Erik Lander of Brooklyn, New York. This page has been viewed 338 times since then and 80 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on , by Erik Lander of Brooklyn, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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