New York Times Story of the Yankees: 1903-Present: 390 Articles, Profiles & Essays

By | March 22, 2018
New York Times Story of the Yankees: 1903-Present: 390 Articles, Profiles & Essays Author The New York Times
ISBN-10 0316463868
ISBN-13 9780316463867
Year 2017-04-04
Pages 544
Language English
Publisher Black Dog & Leventhal
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There has never been a team like the New York Yankees No team has won as many World Series titles No team has hit as many home runs No team has had as many great superstars playing for them Ruth Gehrig DiMaggio Mantle Berra Ford Rivera and Jeter to name a few No team draws as many fans and enemies as the Yankees The New York Times Story of the Yankees includes more than 350 articles chronicling the team s most famous milestones as well as the best writing about the ball club Each article is hand selected from The Times by the peerless sportswriter Dave Anderson creating the most complete and compelling history to date about the Yankees Organized by era the book covers the biggest stories and events in Yankee history such as the purchase of Babe Ruth Roger Maris s 61st home run and David Cone s perfect game It chronicles the team s 27 World Series championships and 40 American League pennants its rivalries with the Brooklyn Dodgers and the Boston Red Sox controversial owners players and managers and more The articles span the years from 1903 when the team was known as the New York Highlanders to the present and include stories from well known and beloved Times reporters such as Arthur Daley John Kieran Leonard Koppett Red Smith Tyler Kepner Ira Berkow Richard Sandomir Jim Roach and George Vecsey This up to date paperback edition which includes Derek Jeter s last season and Yogi Berra s obituary is illustrated with hundreds of black and white photographs that capture every era A foreword by die hard Yankees fan Alec Baldwin completes the celebration of baseball s greatest team

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