'CBS Morning News' Profiles Norwalk Baseball Bat Company

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Pete Tucci, former professional baseball player and owner of Tucci Lumber, has honed his bat-making skills over the last five years to build a successful company that supplies bats to players in Major League Baseball.
Pete Tucci, former professional baseball player and owner of Tucci Lumber, has honed his bat-making skills over the last five years to build a successful company that supplies bats to players in Major League Baseball. Photo Credit: File

NORWALK, Conn. – After a career-ending hand injury brought Peter Tucci’s professional baseball career to an end, the Norwalk man and his wife found another way to make it in the baseball world, reports "CBS Morning News."

Tucci Lumber created its first bat five years ago, and has made more than 160 bats for Major League Baseball players to date, including bats for Nick Swisher, Prince Fielder and Pablo Sandoval, according to the report.

To watch the video interview with Tucci, click here for the "CBS Morning News" website.

The Daily Voice profiled Tucci Lumber back in 2010. Check out the story here

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