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The Over the Hill Gang

Gig Properzio, 72, connects with a pitch thrown

Gig Properzio, 72, connects with a pitch thrown by Jerry Mangino, 90. (Aug. 9 2013) Photo Credit: Johnny Milano

The Over the Hill Gang is a softball league of players age 60 and over who play in Eisenhower Park in East Meadow.

The Over the Hill Gang is a softball
Photo Credit: Johnny Milano

The Over the Hill Gang is a softball league with teams made up of players age 60 or older. They play three times a week at Eisenhower Park. (Aug. 16 2013)

Stanley Levy of Valley Stream swings at a
Photo Credit: Johnny Milano

Stanley Levy of Valley Stream swings at a pitch in an Over the Hill Gang softball game at Eisenhower Park. (Aug. 9 2013)

Bill Mastro, 66, makes a play at third
Photo Credit: Johnny Milano

Bill Mastro, 66, makes a play at third base in an Over the Hill Gang softball game at Eisenhower Park. (Aug. 16 2013)

Action at the plate in an Over the
Photo Credit: Johnny Milano

Action at the plate in an Over the Hill Gang softball game at Eisenhower Park. (Aug. 9 2013)

The Over the Hill Gang plays softball three
Photo Credit: Johnny Milano

The Over the Hill Gang plays softball three times a week at Eisenhower Park. It's made up of about 60 guys who are age 60 and older. (Aug. 7 2013)

An Over the Hill Gang softball game. (Aug.
Photo Credit: Johnny Milano

An Over the Hill Gang softball game. (Aug. 9 2013)

Sidney Rosenblum of Levittown tries to field a
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Sidney Rosenblum of Levittown tries to field a ball thrown to home plate while Gig Properzio scores in an Over the Hill Gang softball game at Eisenhower Park. (Aug. 7 2013)

Joseph Pirozzi, of Roslyn Harbor, connects on a
Photo Credit: Johnny Milano

Joseph Pirozzi, of Roslyn Harbor, connects on a pitch. The Over the Hill Gang is a softball team that plays three times a week at Eisenhower Park. It's made up of about 60 guys who are age 60 and older. They typically playing two seven inning games. (Aug. 9 2013)

Allan Israel, left, of Mineola, with Thomas Bentley
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Allan Israel, left, of Mineola, with Thomas Bentley of Copiague (August 7 2013)

Over the Hill Gang player-manager Bill Mastro, 66,
Photo Credit: Johnny Milano

Over the Hill Gang player-manager Bill Mastro, 66, gets some good wood on the softball. (Aug. 16 2013)

Jerry Mangino, 91, connects with a pitch in
Photo Credit: Johnny Milano

Jerry Mangino, 91, connects with a pitch in an Over the Hill Gang softball game. He's the oldest member of the group of ballplayers age 60 and up.(Aug. 16 2013)

Gig Properzio, 72, connects with a pitch thrown
Photo Credit: Johnny Milano

Gig Properzio, 72, connects with a pitch thrown by Jerry Mangino, 90. (Aug. 9 2013)

The Over the Hill Gang is a softball
Photo Credit: Johnny Milano

The Over the Hill Gang is a softball league that plays three times a week at Eisenhower Park. It's made up of about 60 guys who are age 60 and older. (Aug. 7 2013)

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