Sunday, August 18, 2013

Joe Torre Honored as the 2013 William A. “Bill” Shea Little League Graduate of the Year recipient

Joe Torre speaks to the fans at the 2013 LLWS as Stephen Keener and Mike Mussina look on
As a Major League Baseball executive, manager and player, Joe Torre has been a baseball ambassador for six decades. Recognizing Mr. Torre’s achievements in baseball and his commitment to the betterment of children through the Joe Torre Safe at Home Foundation, Little League® International is proud to honor him as the 2013 William A. “Bill” Shea Little League Graduate of the Year recipient. Little League President and Chief Executive Officer Stephen D. Keener presented the award to Mr. Torre prior to the Northwest vs. New England game.

 (L-R) Stephen Keener - President and CEO of Little League International,  Dr. Davie Jane Gilmour, Chairman of the Board of Little League International,  Mike Mussina Board of Directors of Little League International and the 2013 William A. "Bill" Shea Award Winner Joe Torre