Originally Posted by Bob Borkowski
I think Don Newcombe is still around.
He is still alive, yes.
Carl Erskin is also alive.
Though they were not key components of the club, Don Zimmer, Roger Craig, Tommy LaSorda and Sandy Koufax all played with Brooklyn in '55.
Back to Snider, though. Extremely saddened to see this one. The man was a legend, to be sure, but so overshadowed by those other two New York guys. Willie, Mickey and The Duke still remains a classic.