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Frank Torre, World Series star and brother of Joe Torre, dies at 82
Frank Torre, World Series star and brother of Joe Torre, dies at 82

Frank Torre, the World Series star who helped put little brother Joe on a path that led to the Hall of Fame, has died. He was 82. The Major League Baseball commissioner's office said Torre died Saturday at a hospice in Palm Beach, Fla. He had previously received heart and kidney transplants, and had in recent years been ill with cancer. Torre, a first baseman, played seven seasons in the majors with the Milwaukee Braves and Philadelphia Phillies. Though he hit only 13 home runs in 1,482 career at-bats in the regular season, he homered twice in 10 at-bats during the 1957 World Series as Milwaukee beat the New York Yankees for its only championship. In Game 7, he drove in a run at...

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