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Mickey Mantle and Bob - Yankee Teammatesby Richardson
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Mickey Mantle and Bobby Richardson: A Most Unusual Friendship

Mickey Mantle and Bobby Richardson were teammates on those great Yankee teams of the early 1960s. It could have ended there, but somehow the bond…

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Mickey Mantle - The Mick
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Mickey Mantle thrown under the bus again by a “tell-all” author for a buck

Mickey Mantle has been dead for a quarter-century. There isn’t a baseball fan alive who isn’t familiar with his lifestyle off the field. Repeat after…

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Mickey Mantle - The Mick
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Mickey Mantle: Lost boy, Womanizer, Hall of Famer, Alcoholic And More

Mickey Mantle wore life on his sleeve. He hid nothing from us, the good, bad, and the ugly. He had a reason to be so…

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Mickey Mantle: On why “The Mick” will always be my most special Yankee

Mickey Mantle as with many Yankees fans was a boyhood idol. Today, he is simultaneously my hero and anti-hero. How can that be? Let me…

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Yankees Joe Pepitone: There is crying in baseball
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Former Yankees First Baseman Proves There Is Crying In Baseball

Former Yankees’ first baseman Joe Pepitone is set on proving that, after all, there is crying in baseball, filing a suit against the HOF. Think…

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MLB Commentary: Dreams Of My Past And Wonders About The Future

Major League Baseball (MLB) has absorbed my life for more than six decades. What have I learned, and what do I still need to learn?…

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Aaron Judge - 2021 Mission Underway
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On Why Aaron Judge Is And Always Will Be The Face Of The Yankees

By sheer size alone, Aaron Judge stands out among the rest. He is and has been the Face Of The Yankees since 2017, and the…

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Generations tied together by the Yankees (Photo: Ira Block Photography)
Posted in A Baseball Story Yankees 2019 Yankees History

Young Yankees Fans Will Have Stories To Tell About This Season

Young Yankees fans are building a catalog of stories from this season. Their stories will rival the ones their Dad tells them about the teams…

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