Gordon Richard Massa
(Moose or Duke)
- Bats Left, Throws Right
- Height 6' 3", Weight 210 lb.
- School College of the Holy Cross
- High School Elder High School
- Debut September 24, 1957
- Final Game September 14, 1958
- Born September 2, 1935 in Cincinnati, OH USA
- Died July 16, 2016 in Cincinnati, OH USA
His minor league career was spent in the Midwest and the South, with five seasons in the Texas League.
He was a three-sport athlete in college, playing catcher and first base on the baseball team, which went 42-11 while he played with them. In football, he played center and linebacker. He was a walk-on as a senior for the basketball team. He has been named to the Holy Cross Athletic Hall of Fame. Source: Holy Cross website.
After baseball, he had a sales career with Ashland Chemical.