Rochester Public Art by Richard MargolisAn Inventory of Rochester NY's Landmark Sculpture, Monuments, and Memorials


Morrie Silver by Dejan Pejovic

Morrie Silver
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Location: North Plymouth Avenue at Morrie Silver Way on Platt Street
Rochester, NY (view Google map)
Size: 8 Feet Tall
Material: Bronze
Dated: 2007

Description: Bronze sculpture of Morrie Silver with his arm around a kid with a bat & glove

Caption: Morrie Silver -Inducted in 1989 Morrie Silver is credited with saving professional baseball in Rochester. The organization's past president and general manager, he organized the 1956 stock drive for community ownership of the Red Wings. Silver was the majority stockholder of Rochester Community Baseball, Inc., from 1956 until his death in 1974. Red Wing Stadium was re-named in his honor in 1968."


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