Foley, official scorer for 10 World Series, dies at 79

Updated: July 14, 2008, 1:38 PM ET
Associated Press

NEW YORK -- Red Foley, the most celebrated official scorer of his time in Major League Baseball, has died. He was 79.

Foley died Monday morning at Booth Memorial Hospital in Flushing, according to his family attorney, Kevin Brosnahan.

From 1981 to 2001, Foley was an official scorer in 10 World Series, more than any other scorer in modern history. That included the Series of 1985, 1987 and 1991, which did not involve New York teams.

Foley was a sports writer for the New York Daily ...

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