Johnny Romano

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John Anthony Romano Jr. (August 23, 1934 – February 24, 2019) was an American professional baseball player.[1] He played in Major League Baseball as a catcher for the Chicago White Sox (1958–59, 1965–66), Cleveland Indians (1960–1964) and St. Louis Cardinals (1967). He threw and batted right-handed.[2] Romano was born in Hoboken, New Jersey.

Romano died on February 24, 2019 in Naples, Florida at the age of 84.[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. "John Romano". Baseball Reference. Retrieved 14 November 2010.
  2. "Romano's Powerful Hitting Spurs Chicago To Victory". Lawrence Journal-World. Associated Press. 30 July 1965. p. 8. Retrieved 22 November 2010.
  3. "John Romano, Cleveland Indians All-Star catcher in the 1960s, dies at age 84". Cleveland. 4 March 2019.