The Obit For Armando Vasquez
Rest in Peace Armando.
It is with great sadness that our brother, Armando Vasquez passed away
today at 7:10am.
Accompanied with a former player that Armando coached, we had the opportunity
to see him last Sunday at St. Luke's hospital. He was extremely week yet
truly a fighter to the end. Although we will miss him, it was time for
Armando to join his Negro League brothers in Heaven...Dihigo, Gibson,
Paige and every player who because of the color of their skin DIDN'T get
the opportunity to play in the Major Leagues...But if you asked Armando
he would have told you they were the minors and the Negro Leagues were