Two-time All-Star correct fielder nicknamed The Reading Rifle who spent his whole MLB profession as an associate from the Dodgers organization both in Brooklyn and LA. He was the Country wide League’s batting champ in 1953 and received the entire world Series using the group in 1955 and 1959. He decreased out of college in the 8th quality and got his begin playing professional football within the Interstate Little league. After retiring from football in 1960, he possessed and went his personal butcher store in Queens. He was wedded to Fern Furillo until his loss of life. He and Jackie Robinson led the Brooklyn Dodgers with their first Globe Series triumph in franchise background in 1955.