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Dan Shaughnessy

On eve of 90th birthday, DiMaggio still on his game

By Dan Shaughnessy
Globe Columnist / February 11, 2007

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There were nine kids in the home of the Sicilian immigrants at 2047 Taylor St. in the North Beach section of San Francisco. Dad Giuseppe was a fisherman, mom Rosalie a former schoolteacher, and three of the five boys would become major league baseball players -- one of them rising to the level of American icon, celebrated in literature by ... (Full article: 1077 words)

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