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When Mickey Mantle Arrived To Replace the Great DiMaggio

In the spring of 1951, Joe DiMaggio's legendary career was winding down. The 12-time All-Star and three-time Most...

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The Hall of Fame Case for Roger Maris

It's a blessing and a curse to have a signature accomplishment as an athlete or an artist. On...

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How will the writers treat Álex Rodríguez in his first appearance on Hall of Fame ballot?

There's no question that Álex Rodríguez put up the numbers to be a Hall of Famer. But he...

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A Game-by-Game History of the Rivalry between the Yankees and Red Sox

A game-by-game history of the heated and often dramatic rivalry between the New York Yankees and Boston Red...

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The 20 Greatest Yankees of All-Time

I don’t know nearly enough about the “guts” of WAR to know whether it’s great, good, bad, pitiful,...

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One person didn’t vote for Derek Jeter for the Hall of Fame: and that’s OK

The Baseball Hall of Fame has never tinkered with the 75 percent voting standard for election. Since the...

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New York Yankees All-Time Team Video

Our baseball experts pick a 28-roster team for the New York Yankees.

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Why are they called the New York Yankees?

The New York Press lasted as a newspaper for less than 30 years, but it contributed quite a bit...

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1950 rule forced Joe DiMaggio to ditch his favorite glove

What rule change prompted Joe DiMaggio to scream foul and get rid of his favorite glove?

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Whitey Ford pitched the big games for the Yankees

Whitey Ford, legendary big game pitcher for the Yankees in the 1950s and 1960s, and best friend to...

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The shameful accusation that clouded Lou Gehrig when he retired from the Yankees

Less than a year after he was forced to leaved baseball due to illness, Lou Gehrig's legacy was...

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New York Yankees All-Time Team

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Babe Ruth’s failed stolen base attempt ended the 1926 World Series, or did it?

What are the odds that George Springer will get thrown out trying to steal second base in the...

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This inside-the-park homer by Deion Sanders is hard to believe

Deion Sanders is in one sports Hall of Fame: the Pro Football Hall of Fame in Canton. But...

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Back in New York, Cano is more like ARod than Jeter

For eight seasons, Alex Rodriguez and Robinson Cano surrounded Derek Jeter in the Yankees' infield. A rose between...

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Babe Ruth to receive Presidential Medal of Freedom posthumously

In 1930 the new York Yankees signed Babe Ruth to a contract that paid him the princely sum...

VIDEO: Yogi Berra and Whitey Ford are interviewed by Tim Russert

This interview aired on CNBC in 2002, with Tim Russert showing his love for baseball as he talks...

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Was Jeter better than Nomar and ARod?

The career of Derek Jeter is a perfect illustration of the multitude of factors that go into a...

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Wally Pipp was more than just a headache

Wally Pipp has been reduced to an answer to a trivia question. He's a footnote on the career...

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The Yankees once had a mascot that looked eerily familiar

Traditions die hard with the New York Yankees. They haven't changed their uniforms in decades. The team used...

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Magician in The Bronx: What if the Yankees had acquired Rod Carew in 1979?

Anyone who saw Rod Carew swing the bat will never forget it. He was a magician with a...

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Yogi Berra refused to set foot inside Yankee Stadium for 14 years

Are some people magic? It's hard to believe that it's possible, but if anyone ever was it's Lawrence...

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Babe Ruth and baseball’s most famous bellyache

Even in the 1920s before the advent of cable news channels and social media, when you were the...

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When Reggie blasted three homers in Game Six of the ’77 World Series

"Love me or hate me, but you can't ignore me." That's what Reggie Jackson said after his spectacular...

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VIDEO: Introductions before Game One of the ’81 World Series, DiMaggio throws first pitch

See legendary Yankee Joe DiMaggio during introductions before Game One of the 1981 World Series.

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The 20 Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time

I don't know nearly enough about the "guts" of WAR to know whether it's great, good, bad, pitiful,...

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All-Star center fielder Mickey Rivers was one of a kind

Sitting in his office at The Big A in Anaheim in 1974, Angels' manager Bobby Winkles was asked...

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Players who won the World Series with the Red Sox and Yankees

Very few players have won a title with both the Yankees and Red Sox. Do you know who...

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McCovey’s liner just missed making history in Game Seven of ’62 World Series against Yanks

The 1962 Fall Classic was the first World Series played in Northern California, with the Giants hosting in...

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Yankees won flag by beating Red Sox on final Sunday of regular season in 1949

29 years before Bucky Dent would become famous for his home run to beat the Red Sox in...