Dad always spoke of him quite fondly.
I had a chance, 10 or so years ago, to get an autographed baseball. We shared a mutual friend. But I blew it and never followed up. One of my big regrets.
The tribute tonight at Fenway should be terrific.
If you’ve never read it, do so: http://www.amazon.com/Teammates-Portrait-Friendship-David-Halberstam/dp/140130057X
Worth the read, even to you YFs. Or course, everything by Halberstam is worth the read.
I can’t imagine the pride the parents of Dominic, Joe and Vince must have felt.
Dommy’s death has only reminded me of my youth, when baseball was prefect.
Dom D was a terrific player and a class act.
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