Category: ‘Retired Yankees’

New York Yankees Legendary Icon Yogi Berra Dead at 90
September 23rd, 2015 at 7:33 AM
Yogi Berra, the Hall of Fame catcher for the New York Yankees during the golden age of New York baseball in the 1950's and the coiner of some of our most popular malaprops, is dead at the age of 90. Sources report Berra died of natural causes. ***PHOTO1*** Berra was a three-time...

New York Yankees to Wear Special Bernie Williams Day Hat on May 24: Photo
May 22nd, 2015 at 12:38 PM
The New York Yankees will be wearing special hats for Bernie Williams Day on May 24th, and we have a photo of the special hat. Here is the hat the #Yankees will wear on Bernie Williams Day (h/t @CBSSportsMLB) — Pinstripe Alley (@pinstripealley) May 22, 2015 Williams will have his number retired...

Mariano Rivera’s Son Gives Draft Stock Major Boost with Huge Year at Iona
May 21st, 2015 at 12:25 PM
Mariano Rivera's son, who goes by the same name but never learned to throw a cutter, decided to stay in college after the New York Yankees drafted him last year, and it looks like the youngster made the right decision. ***PHOTO1*** The Yanks drafted Rivera in the 29th round of the draft...

New York Yankees Inviting Jim Leyritz to Old Timer’s Day Sends Wrong Message
May 16th, 2015 at 1:41 PM
For the first time since being involved in a DUI accident that killed another human being back in 2007, former New York Yankees catcher and hero Jim Leyritz is getting an invite to Old Timer's Day. ***PHOTO1*** Of course, Leyritz was thrilled by the invitation and to return to Old Timer's day,...

Instructor Dishes on Derek Jeter’s Golf Game as Former Yankees Captain Tries to Learn in Retirement
May 15th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
Former New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter isn't having the easiest time picking up the game of golf during his retirement. ***PHOTO1*** In an article written for The Players' Tribune, David Leadbetter, a very successful golf instructor, explains what it's like to work with Jeter as The Captain attempts to pick up...