Tagged: ‘Babe Ruth’

New York Mets Curtis Granderson Likens David Murphy to New York Yankees Great
October 22nd, 2015 at 10:28 AM
The season for the New York Yankees ended with their loss in the ALCS Wild Card game against the Houston Astros. But the Yankees can never be far from the center of attention, even when it's not their own doing. This time, New York Mets right fielder Curtis Granderson has...

This Date in New York Yankees History, 1977: Mr. October Smacks Three HRs
October 18th, 2015 at 9:03 AM
The New York Yankees won the World Series on this date in 1977 when slugger Reggie Jackson belted three HRs on three swings in the sixth and final game of the fall classic against the Los Angeles Dodgers. ***PHOTO1*** Jackson had come to New York as a high-priced free agent in the...

Baseball Fans Pays for Full-Page Ad Against New York Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez in Newspaper: Photo
April 27th, 2015 at 12:00 PM
A passionate baseball fan has gone to extraordinary lengths to make sure New York Yankees designated hitter Alex Rodriguez doesn't receive credit for hitting his milestone homers. ***PHOTO1*** A-Rod is now one home run away from tying Willie Mays for fourth on the all-time list after smacking another one versus the New...

New York Yankees Legends Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig Struck Out by Girl: Video
April 3rd, 2015 at 1:55 PM
Legend and video has it that New York Yankees legends Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig, two of the greatest baseball players in the history of the game, were struck out by a 17-year-old girl named Jackie Mitchell. ***PHOTO1*** It was during spring training in 1931 and both Ruth and Gehrig were playing...

Hank Aaron Will Be Rooting for New York Yankees DH Alex Rodriguez
February 27th, 2015 at 12:00 PM
Former home run king, Hank Aaron, has showed his support for Alex Rodriguez this week. Rodriguez is returning to the New York Yankees after being suspended for all of 2014 and he is definitely going to be dealing with more than his fair share of boos this year, so Rodriguez...