Tagged: ‘Joe Torre’

New York Yankees Legend Yogi Berra Laid to Rest
September 29th, 2015 at 12:18 PM
***PHOTO1*** New York Yankees legendary catcher and icon Yogi Berra was laid to rest today in Montclair, N.J., the town in which he lived since joining the Yankees nearly seventy years ago. In a private funeral at the Church of the Immaculate Conception presided over by Timothy Cardinal Dolan of New York,...

Derek Jeter Reportedly Declined New York Yankees’ Offer to Throw Out 1st Pitch on Opening Day
April 6th, 2015 at 2:05 PM
The New York Yankees welcomed Joe Torre to Yankee Stadium for Opening Day 2015 to throw out the first pitch, however it was actually Derek Jeter who appears to have been the first choice. ***PHOTO1*** The Yankees apparently asked Jeter to throw out the first pitch to open the new season after...

Joe Torre to Throw Out First Pitch on New York Yankees’ Opening Day
April 3rd, 2015 at 10:30 AM
Legendary New York Yankees manager Joe Torre will have the honor of throwing out the first pitch on Opening Day at Yankee Stadium. ***PHOTO2*** Torre was the Yankees manager from 1996-2007, winning four World Series titles in one of the great eras in Yankees history. After his stint in the Bronx, Torre...

New York Yankees Top Forbes List of Most Valuable Major League Baseball Teams
March 25th, 2015 at 5:00 PM
The New York Yankees have experienced dynasties on the field, but their reign atop the Forbes list is certainly one to be proud about. ***PHOTO1*** For 18 years now, the Yankees have ranked as the most valuable team in Major League Baseball since Forbes began ranking back in 1998, including this year...

New York Yankees GM Brian Cashman Explains Why He Hired 2 Hitting Coaches
January 14th, 2015 at 10:23 AM
New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman had another first in his career when he hired two hitting coaches for the 2015 season. ***PHOTO1*** The Yanks parted ways with former hitting coach Kevin Long during the offseason, who left for the Mets in Flushing. It took the Bronx Bombers a long time...