Anthony 'Tony' Ferrara, c. 1927 – December 4, 2009, was an American professional baseball player, coach, and scout.
Ferrara was born in Schenectady, New York in the late 1920s. After High school he got a scholarship to the University of Miami. After college he signed with the St. Louis Cardinals and played minor league baseball before a shoulder injury ended his playing career.
In the 1960s Ferrara spent five seasons as the hitting coach for St. Johns University.
In 1970, Ferrara moved to New York and landed a job with the New York Yankees and remained with them until 1997, serving in a number of roles including batting practice pitcher, bullpen coach, and scout.
In 2002, he managed in the semi-pro Israel Baseball League.
In 2009, Ferrara returned to the Bears as bench coach.
Ferrara died on December 4, 2009, a few weeks after suffering a stroke. He is survived by his younger brother, Joseph A. Ferrara who resides in Florida.
- Newark Bears 2009 Yearbook. p. 30.
- Newark Bears 2010 yearbook. p. 37.
- "The Observer". December 9, 2009.
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