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Unless you went to assist him with his single, humungo luggage bag at Newark Airport, as I once learned.
So, Phil Rizzuto was crazy.
The Scooter was a guest at my brother's wedding. Very very nice man, acted exactly like he did on WPIX.
Fascinated by the stories about how Scooter couldn't stand Casey.
"The Scooter"? I thought he was just "Scooter".
Did not RTFA but have no doubt this is true; Stengel is the manager who told Rizzuto that his playing career as a Yankee was over and he could either retire or try to catch on somewhere else.
As Rizzuto told it, then Dodgers manager Casey Stengel "took one look and me and ... he said, 'Listen, kid, you better go and get yourself a shoeshine box. That is the only way you'll make a living.'"
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