Billy Conigliaro, Bosox 1st pick, Tony’s brother, dies at 73

FILE – In this April 16, 1969 file photo, Tony Conigliaro, left, and his brother Billy Conigliaro, both of the Boston Red Sox, are downcast in their dressing room after losing to the Baltimore Orioles 11-8 in the eighth innings at Fenway Park in Boston. Billy Conigliaro, the first-ever Red Sox draft pick who started out in the Boston outfield with star-crossed brother Tony and later spent years taking care of him after a heart attack, died Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2021. He was 73.