10101 Brookfield Drive
New Orleans, Louisiana 70127
Al's Living Memorial for the Bobby Banna Tribute is followed by biographical information of a baseball nature. His LM was submitted on 3/29/2017 and posted by Dr. Ed Dugas that day.
Bobby Banna's Living Memorial, Alton "Torro" Torregano, Jr. - Baseball 1970-72
A no-nonsense coach, who demanded your very best. A coach you could talk to (although at times, I wouldn't suggest it.)
He treated everyone fairly-- firm, but fair. He brought out the best in me. Love ya, Coach!
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1970, Gulf South Conference, All Conference;Summer-Liberal Kansas BJ's- All State and All American; 1971, Gulf South Conference Player of the Year, Triple Crown Winner, AP All American honorable mention, USA Pan American Team, Catcher; 1971, MVP-All Louisiana Team, broke all USL records for home runs and total bases; 1972, Gulf South Conference, All Conference (3rd year); Drafted Los Angeles Dodgers