Tony was a second baseman for the St. Louis Cardinals but had to retire due to a shoulder injury. After the passing of his wife he decided to move out of Brooklyn to find a better environment for his daughter, Samantha who was played by Alyssa Milano. He ends up taking a job in upscale Fairfield, Connecticut, as a live-in housekeeper for divorced advertising executive. They move in and the fun begins.

For some strange reason when I hear Elton John sing, "hold me tight oh Tiny Dancer", it sounds like, 'hold me tight oh Tony Danza'. Ha ha, anyway, do you ground or punish your teenage daughter when she starts experimenting with boys? Well, let's see what Tony does.

Here is a bit of the "The Hickey"