Al Cuccinello

Al Cuccinello

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Alfred Edward Cuccinello (August 26, 1914 - March 29, 2004) was a second baseman in Major League Baseball who played briefly for the New York Giants during the 1935 season. Listed at 5' 10," 165 lb., Cuccinello batted and threw right-handed. He was the younger brother of Tony Cuccinello and uncle of Sam Mele. A native of Long Island City, New York, Cuccinello appeared in 54 games for the 1935 Giants. On May 30 of that year, he hit a home run in his first game at the Polo Grounds, and on July 5, he and his brother Al -for the Brooklyn Dodgers- each hit home runs in the same game, joining a select club that includes Aaron and Bret Boone, Cesar and Felipe Crespo, Hector and Jose Cruz, Dom and Joe DiMaggio, Graig and Jim Nettles, and Rick and Wes Ferrell.
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  • Paperback | 128 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 8mm | 200g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 6135930923
  • 9786135930924