MLB catcher who spent his whole 19-year profession with the brand new York Yankees and was inducted in to the Football Hall of Popularity in 1954. He performed pitcher and second foundation in senior high school before becoming changed into a catcher in semi-pro ball. He became supervisor of the brand new York Yankees in 1946. He previously one girl, Lorraine, along with his wife Violet in 1932. He previously his no. 8 8 shirt retired by the brand new York Yankees in 1972. 8 was also the quantity put on by Hall of Popularity catcher Yogi Berra.