Tony Conigliaro

The Impossible Dream 1967 Red Sox: Tony C.

The Impossible Dream 1967 Red Sox: Tony C.

Anthony Richard Conigliaro was born in Revere MA, on January 7, 1945. It almost seemed that Tony Conigliaro was born to play with and star for the Boston Red Sox. Tony spent his earliest years in Revere, he learned to play baseball in East Boston, and the Conigliaro family moved to Swampscott on the north shore of Boston when he… Read more →

“Tony, We Hardly Knew You”

“Tony, We Hardly Knew You”

In June of 1962, Tony Conigliaro of Swampscott, MA, was a star outfielder for St. Mary’s High School of Lynn.  By April of 1964, the 19-year-old Conigliaro was a starting outfielder for the Boston Red Sox. In his first at-bat at Fenway Park, Tony Conigliaro hit the first pitch thrown to him for a home run.  In his rookie year… Read more →