Larussa Recieves Award For Family Heritage

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New York, NY (KPLR) – Former Cardinals manager Tony Larussa received an award today for, well, being Tony Larussa.

Ellis Island marked their 120th anniversary presenting Larussa and others with the family heritage award.

The honor is given to distinguished Americans who can trace their ancestry through Ellis Island.

Larussa’s paternal grandparents emigrated to the us in 1906 passing through the port of New York.