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Ny Yankees - Notable Historical Events

Babe RuthMar 6, 1922

Joe DiMaggioNov 21, 1934

Lou GehrigJun 21, 1939

Jackie RobinsonNov 30, 1952

Mickey MantleFeb 27, 1963

Reggie JacksonNov 29, 1976

Roger MarisJul 13, 1985

George SteinbrennerJul 30, 1990

Darryl StrawberryJun 19, 1995

Derek JeterOct 26, 2000

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Ny Yankees - Historical Events
Date Event
1900-11-13

Baltimore Orioles (now NY Yankees) enter baseball's American League

1913-03-04

NY Yankees are 1st to train outside US (Bermuda)

1914-12-31

Colonel Jacob Ruppert & Cap Huston purchase NY Yankees for $460,000

1915-04-22

NY Yankees don pinstripes & hat-in-the-ring logo for 1st time

1916-02-15

NY Yankees buy Frank "Home Run" Baker from the Athletics for $37,500

1916-06-21

Boston Rube Forster no-hits NY Yankees, 2-0

1918-03-02

NY Yankees purchase 1st baseman George Burns from Detroit Tigers & immediately trades him to Phila A's

1918-06-01

White Sox losing 5-4 against NY Yankees, load the bases in 9th with no outs Chick Gandil lines to Frank Baker who turns a triple play

1919-06-28

Carl Mazes pitches a complete doubleheader against NY Yankees

1920-10-29

Ed Barrow appointed GM of NY Yankees

1921-10-13

NY Giants beat NY Yankees, 5 games to 3 in 18th World Series

1922-03-06

Babe Ruth signs 3 year contract with NY Yankees at $52,000 a year

1922-05-21

Col Ruppert buys out Col Huston interest in NY Yankees for $1,500,000

1923-10-10

NY Giants & NY Yankees become 1st teams to play each other for 3 consecutive World Series, also 1st played at Yankee Stadium

1923-10-15

NY Yankees 1st World Series win beating NY Giants, 4 games to 2

1926-02-06

St Louis Browns acquire catcher Wally Schang from NY Yankees

1926-10-10

St Louis Cards beat NY Yankees, 4 games to 3 in 23rd World Series

1927-09-06

Red Sox beat NY Yankees 12-11 in 18 innings at Fenway Park

1927-10-08

NY Yankees sweep Pirates in 24th World Series

1928-10-04

25th World Series begins, NY Yankees vs St Louis Cardinals

1928-10-09

NY Yankees sweep Cards in 25th World Series, Ruth hits 3 HR in game

1928-10-09

NY Yankees become 1st to sweep consecutive World Series

1929-04-16

NY Yankees become 1st team to wear uniform numbers

1931-02-15

Spring training site of NY Yankees in St Petersburg is renamed Miller Huggins Field in honor of the team's late manager

1932-09-13

NY Yankees clinch their 7th AL pennant

1932-09-28

1932 Baseball World Series opens with the Chicago Cubs vs. NY Yankees (6-12)

1932-10-02

NY Yankees sweep Chicago Cubs in 29th World Series

1934-11-21

NY Yankees buy Joe DiMaggio from SF Seals (Pacific Coast League)

1935-02-26

NY Yankees release Babe Ruth, he signs with Boston Braves

1936-10-02

NY Yankees score World Series record 18 runs, beating Giants 18-4

1936-10-06

NY Yankees beat Giants 4 games to 2 in 33rd World Series

1937-10-10

NY Yankees beat Giants 4 games to 1 in 34th World Series

1938-10-09

NY Yankees sweep Cubs in 35th World Series, 3rd straight WS win

1939-06-07

Cleve Indians sets AL record of 16 inning game without striking out, however lose game 5-4 to NY Yankees

1939-06-21

NY Yankees announce Lou Gehrig's retirement after doctors reveal he has amyotrophic lateral sclerosis

1939-09-16

NY Yankees clinch their 11th & 4th successive pennant

1939-10-08

NY Yankees sweep Reds in 36th World Series, 4th straight WS win

1940-04-23

NY Yankees dedicate a plaque to Jacob Rupert

1941-05-28

NY Yankees nip Wash Senators 6-5 in 1st night game at Griffith Stadium

1941-07-06

NY Yankees unveil a monument to Lou Gehrig in centerfield

1941-09-04

NY Yankees, win earliest AL pennent (full season)

1941-10-06

NY Yankees beat Dodgers 4 games to 1, in 38th World Series

1942-02-19

NY Yankees annouce 5,000 uniformed soldiers admitted free at each of their upcoming home games

1942-10-05

St Louis Cards beat NY Yankees, 4 games to 1, in 39th World Series

1943-10-11

NY Yankees beat Cards 4 games to 1, in 40th World Series, to become 1st team to win 10 World Series

1945-01-25

NY Yankees sold by Ruppert estate to construction magnate Del Webb and partners Dan Topping and Larry MacPhail for $2.8 million

1945-07-27

Cubs purchase pitcher Hank Borowy from NY Yankees

1946-04-30

Cleve Indian Bob Feller's 2nd no-hitter beats NY Yankees, 1-0

1946-09-08

SF 49ers play 1st AAFC game, lose to NY Yankees 21-7

1946-12-22

Cleveland Browns beat NY Yankees 14-9 in AAFC championship game

1947-10-06

NY Yankees beat Dodgers 4 games to 3, in 44th World Series

1947-12-14

Cleveland Browns beat NY Yankees 14-3 in AAFC championship game

1949-02-07

Joe DiMaggio becomes 1st $100,000/year baseball player (NY Yankees)

1949-10-09

NY Yankees beat Dodgers 4 games to 1 in 46th World Series

1950-10-07

NY Yankees sweep Philadelphia Phillies in 47th World Series

1951-07-12

NY Yankees Allie Reynolds no-hits Cleve Indians, 8-0

1952-09-07

NY Yankees Johnny Mize's pinch-hit grand slam gives Yanks a 5-1 win at Washington He has now HRed in all 15 major league parks

1952-10-07

NY Yankees beat Dodgers 4 games to 3 in 49th World Series

1952-11-30

Jackie Robinson charges NY Yankees with racism

1953-10-05

50th World Series sees NY Yankees beat Dodgers, 4 games to 2, as NY Billy Martin's 12 hits set record; Yanks win record 5th consec WS

1955-07-23

NY Yankees Bob Cerv & E Howard are 1st to hit consecutive pinch HRs

1957-10-02

NY Yankees appear in their 25th World Series

1957-10-10

Milwaukee Braves beat NY Yankees, 4 games to 3 in 54th World Series

1958-01-15

NY Yankees sign million dollar plus deal to show 140 games on WPIX TV

1958-09-20

Baltimore Oriole knuckler Hoyt Wilhelm no-hits NY Yankees 1-0

1958-10-09

NY Yankees beat Braves 4 games to 3 in 55th World Series

1958-10-09

NY Yankees appear in 9 & win 7 of last 10 World Series

1959-04-16

NY Yankees unveil their 1st message scoreboard

1960-09-25

NY Yankees clinch AL pennant

1960-10-13

Pirate's Mazeroski's bottom of 9th lead off HR beats NY Yankees 10-9 in game 7 of 57th World Series

1960-10-18

Casey Stengel retired by NY Yankees (won 10 pennants in 12 years)

1960-11-02

George Weiss, at 66, resigns as GM of NY Yankees

1961-10-09

NY Yankees beat Cin Reds, 4 games to 1 in 58th World Series

1962-10-16

NY Yankees appear in 12 & win 9 of last 14 World Series

1963-02-27

Mickey Mantle of NY Yankees sign a baseball contract worth $100,000

1963-10-06

LA Dodgers sweep NY Yankees, in 60th World Series

1964-10-07

NY Yankees make 14th appearance in last 16 & 29th in 61 World Series

1964-10-15

St Louis Cardinals beat NY Yankees, 4 games to 3 in 61st World Series

1964-10-15

NY Yankees appears in 14 & win 9 of last 16 World Series

1967-06-07

NY Yankees draft Ron Blomberg #1

1968-04-30

3 Oriole pitchers walk 14 NY Yankees in a 9 inning game

1969-03-01

NY Yankees' Mickey Mantle retires

1970-07-02

NY Yankees Horace Clarke breaks up a no-hitter in the 9th for 3rd time in 28 days

1970-08-08

NY Yankees honor Casey Stengel, retiring his number 37 (BTG was there)

1971-02-10

Bill White becomes 1st black baseball announcer (NY Yankees)

1973-07-20

Chic's Wilbur Wood starts & loses both games of a doubleheader with NY Yankees, 12-2, & 7-0

1974-01-03

NY Yankees sign Bill Virdon as manager

1974-04-19

Oriole Al Bumbry hits an inside-the-park HR against NY Yankees

1974-12-31

NY Yankees sign Jim "Catfish" Hunter for 5 yrs for a record $3.75 million

1975-08-01

Billy Martin replaces Bill Virdon as manager of NY Yankees

1976-10-21

Cin Reds sweep NY Yankees, in 73rd World Series

1976-10-28

Billy Martin named AL Manager of Year (NY Yankees)

1976-11-29

NY Yankees sign free agent Reggie Jackson to 5-year contract

1977-10-18

NY Yankees win their 21st World Championship, 4 games

1978-07-29

On Old Timer's Day, NY Yankees announce that Billy Martin will return as NY Yankee manager in 1980 & Bob Lemon will become GM

1978-10-17

NY Yankees beat Dodgers, 4 games to 2 in 75th World Series

1981-10-15

NY Yankees capture 33rd AL pennant, sweeping 3 games from Oakland A's

1981-10-26

LA Dodgers beat NY Yankees, 4 games to 2 in 78th World Series

1983-01-10

NY Supreme Court issues a preliminary injunction barring NY Yankees from playing season-opening series against Tigers in Denver

1984-12-27

Padres' free agent pitcher Ed Whitson signs with NY Yankees

1985-07-13

NY Yankees retire Roger Maris (9) & Elston Howard (32) uniforms

1987-06-06

NY Yankees play their 13,000th game

1988-10-17

Dallas Green replaces Lou Pinella as manager of NY Yankees

1988-12-09

NY Yankees sign 12-year television contract with MSG for $500M

1989-02-26

NY Yankees announce that Tom Seaver is their new TV sportscaster

1990-05-11

NY Yankees trade Dave Winfield to Angels for Mike Witt

1990-05-23

NY Yankees hit 6 home runs to beat Minnesota Twins 12-0

1990-07-30

George Steinbrenner is forced by Commissioner Fay Vincent to resign as prinicipal partner of NY Yankees

1990-09-25

1st 8 NY Yankees hit safely vs Balt Orioles to tie record

1991-03-24

NY Yankees beat NY Mets, 9-3

1991-06-03

NY Yankees selected 19-year-old Brien Taylor, #1 in amateur draft

1991-09-11

NY Yankees final game at Baltimore Oriole's Memorial Stadium

1991-09-28

NY Yankees set record of 75 games without a complete pitched game

1992-01-06

NY Yankees sign free agent Danny Tartabul

1992-04-04

Game 1 of Mayor Challenge - NY Yankees beat NY Mets 6-4 at Yank Stad

1992-04-05

Game 2 of Mayor Challenge - NY Yankees sweep NY Mets 6-5 at Shea

1992-05-23

NY Yankees play in their 4th straight extra inning game

1992-05-25

NY Yankees score 9 runs before 1st out in 8th inn, beat Brewers 13-7

1992-06-19

NY Yankees 1st game in Baltimore Oriole's Camden Yards

1992-12-10

NY Yankees sign free agent pitcher Jimmy Key

1993-03-01

George Steinbenner is reinstated as owner of NY Yankees

1994-04-07

NY Yankees beat Texas Rangers 18-6

1994-07-09

11,000th HR in NY Yankees history (Matt Nokes)

1995-03-04

Replacement NY Yankees beat NY Mets 2-1

1995-06-19

NY Yankees announce agreement with Darryl Strawberry

1995-08-04

Darryl Strawberry joins the NY Yankees

1995-10-01

NY Yankees win 1st baseball wildcard ever

1995-12-22

David Cone signs $19.5 million 3 year contract with NY Yankees

1996-03-29

NY Yankees beats NY Mets 7-3 in an exhibition game

1996-03-30

NY Mets beats NY Yankees 5-3 in an exhibition game

1996-10-23

NY Yankees set record by coming back from 6-0 in World Series game to beat Atlanta Braves 8-6, also set record of 7th straight road win

1997-08-13

Boston Red Sox trade Mike Stanley back to the NY Yankees

1997-08-31

Don Mattingly's #23 is retired by NY Yankees

1997-09-30

1st time 3 cons HRs in post season-Raines, Jeter, O'Neill (NY Yankees)

1998-02-03

NY Yankees replace general manager Bob Watson with Brian Cashman

1998-02-06

Twins trade Chuck Knoblauch to NY Yankees for $3M & 4 minor leaguers

2000-10-26

NY Yankees defeat NY Mets 4-1 to win their 3rd straight World Series championship, MVP: Derek Jeter, NY Yankees

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Ny Yankees - Notable Birthdays

Lou GehrigJun 19, 1903

George SteinbrennerJul 4, 1930

Joe PepitoneOct 9, 1940

Paul O'NeillFeb 25, 1963

Deion SandersAug 9, 1967

Derek JeterJun 26, 1974

Ny Yankees - Birthdays
Date Event
1869-11-20

Clark Griffith, Mo, baseball player/manager (NY Yankees)

1881-12-25

Joseph V McCarthy, baseball manager (NY Yankees)

1882-09-28

Jack Fournier, 2nd baseman (1917-18 NY Yankees)

1885-09-28

Wilbur 'Lefty' Good, pitcher (NY Yankees, 1905)

1891-05-08

Chet "Red" Hoff, pitcher (NY Yankees 1911-15), lived to 103+

1895-02-06

George Herman (Babe) Ruth, Baltimore, Maryland, baseball great (NY Yankees)

1895-09-28

Lawton Whitey Witt, outfielder (NY Yankees, 1922-25)

1903-04-24

Mike Michalske, NFL guard (NY Yankees, Green Bay Packers)

1903-06-19

Lou Gehrig [Henry Louis Gehrig], "Iron Horse", 1st baseman for NY Yankees (d. 1941)

1913-02-14

Mel Allen, Birmingham Alabama, American sportscaster (voice of NY Yankees)

1914-10-23

Frank (Bruiser) Kinard, NFL, AAFC tackle (Bkln, NY Yankees)

1916-08-06

Michael Burke, sports executive (NY Yankees, NY Knicks)

1918-09-25

Phil Rizzuto, Brooklyn New York, American sportscaster/shortstop (NY Yankees-MVP 1950)

1920-09-22

Bob Lemon, San Bernardino, California, American MLB pitcher (Cleveland Indians)/manager (NY Yankees, 1978)

1923-03-23

Arnie Weinmeister, AAFC, NFL def tackle (NY Yankees, Giants)

1924-09-14

Jerry Coleman, 2nd baseman/sportscaster (NY Yankees, SD Padres), (d. 2014)

1925-05-12

Lawrence "Yogi" Berra, St. Louis Missouri, catcher/coach/manager (NY Yankees, Mets)

1928-05-16

Billy Martin, baseball 2nd baseman/manager (NY Yankees, Oakland A's)

1928-10-21

Edward "Whitey" Ford, New York City New York, hall of fame pitcher (NY Yankees)

1929-02-22

Ryne Duren, near-sighted pitcher (NY Yankees)

1929-08-07

Don Larsen, pitcher (NY Yankees), on what must have been a perfect day

1930-06-21

Mike McCormack, NFL offensive tackle (NY Yankees, Cleveland, Phila)

1930-07-04

George Steinbrenner, Rocky River Ohio, owner (NY Yankees)/ship builder/horse owner, (d. 2010)

1930-12-18

Bill Skowron [Moose], Chicago, Illinois, MLB First baseman (NY Yankees), (d. 2012)

1931-06-09

Bill Virdon, 2nd baseman (St Louis Cards)/mgr (NY Yankees)

1935-08-19

Bobby Richardson, SC, 2nd baseman (NY Yankees)

1936-02-08

Cletis Boyer, 3rd baseman (NY Yankees)

1936-09-14

Stan Williams, baseball pitcher (NY Yankees, LA Dodgers)

1936-10-12

Tony Kubek, shortstop (NY Yankees)/sportscaster (NBC-TV, Madison Square Garden)

1936-12-17

Roland Sheldon, pitcher (NY Yankees)

1938-06-02

Gene Michael, baseball shortstop/manager/general manger (NY Yankees)

1938-11-07

James Katt, pitcher/sportscaster (NY Yankees, Minnesota Twins)

1939-02-22

Steve Barber, pitcher (Balt Orioles, NY Yankees)

1939-03-08

Jim Bouton, Newark NJ, pitcher (NY Yankees)/author (Ball Four)

1939-04-01

Phil Niekro, knuckleball pitcher (NY Yankees, Atlanta Braves)

1939-06-04

Phil Linz, baseball shortstop (NY Yankees)

1940-06-02

Horace Clarke, baseball 2nd baseman (NY Yankees)

1940-07-01

Jack Acker, baseball pitcher (NY Yankees)

1940-10-09

Joe Pepitone, Brooklyn New York, MLB 1st baseman (NY Yankees)

1940-11-23

Luis Tiant, Cuba, baseball pitcher (Boston Red Sox, NY Yankees)

1942-02-08

Fritz Peterson, baseball pitcher (NY Yankees)

1942-07-21

Mike Hegan, Cleveland, OH, MLB player (NY Yankees), (d. 2013)

1942-09-28

Grant "Mudcat" Jackson, pitcher (1972 NY Yankees, Phillies)

1943-09-28

Lou Piniella, outfielder/manager (NY Yankees, Seattle Mariners)

1944-06-30

Ron Swoboda, baseball outfielder/sportscaster (NY Yankees, NY Mets)

1944-07-22

Sparky Lyle, relief pitcher (NY Yankees, Cy Young)

1944-08-20

Graig Nettles, 3rd baseman (NY Yankees, SD Padres, Cleve Indians)

1944-11-07

Joe Niekro, baseball knuckler (NY Yankees)

1947-05-14

Dick "Dirt" Tidrow, baseball pitcher (NY Yankees)

1947-06-07

Thurman Munson, baseball catcher/captain (NY Yankees)

1948-05-14

Dave LaRoche, baseball pitcher (NY Yankees)

1948-08-23

Ron Blomberg, 1st baseman (NY Yankees)/1st designated hitter

1949-05-16

Rick Reuschel, pitcher (NY Yankees)

1951-09-28

Dave Rajsich, pitcher (NY Yankees)

1951-10-03

Dave Winfield, baseball outfielder (NY Yankees, Blue Jays, Twins)

1951-11-25

Bucky Dent, all star shortstop (Chicago White Sox, NY Yankees)

1953-05-16

Rick Rhoden, pitcher (NY Yankees)

1954-07-04

Jim Beattie, baseball pitcher (NY Yankees)

1955-05-19

Ed Whitson, pitcher (NY Yankees, SD Padres)

1955-07-03

Matt Keough, baseball player (Oakland A's, NY Yankees)

1955-11-26

Jay Howell, baseball pitcher (NY Yankees, Oakland A's)

1956-12-13

Dale Berra, baseball infeilder (Pittsburgh Pirates, NY Yankees)

1958-01-31

Rafael Santana, shortstop (NY Mets, NY Yankees)

1958-09-11

Don Slaught, Long Beach CA, catcher (California Angels, NY Yankees)

1958-11-22

Lee Guetterman, Chattanooga TN, pitcher (NY Yankees, Seattle Mariners)

1960-01-29

Steve Sax, 2nd baseman (LA Dodgers, NY Yankees, Chicago White Sox)

1960-09-02

Rex Hudler, Tempe AZ, outfielder (NY Yankees, California Angels)

1960-12-09

Juan Samuel, San Pedro de Macoris, infielder (NY Yankees, Blue Jays)

1961-01-29

Mike Aldrete, US baseball infielder (Oakland Athletics, NY Yankees)

1961-04-20

Don "Hitman" Mattingly, Evansville, Indiana, American MLB 1st baseman (NY Yankees/MVP 1985)

1962-07-25

Doug Drabek, Victoria TX, pitcher (Houston Astros, NY Yankees)

1962-10-30

Danny Tartabull, Miami FL, outfielder (NY Yankees, Chicago White Sox)

1962-11-24

Randy Velarde, Midland TX, infielder (NY Yankees, California Angels)

1963-01-02

David Cone, KC Mo, baseball pitcher (NY Mets/Tor Blue Jays/NY Yankees)

1963-02-25

Paul O'Neill, Columbus Ohio, MLB right fielder (Cincinnati Reds, NY Yankees)

1963-03-13

Mariano Duncan, S P de Macoris Dom Rep, infielder (NY Yankees)

1963-05-20

David Wells, Torrance CA, pitcher (Baltimore Orioles, NY Yankees)

1963-06-25

Mike Stanley, Fort Lauderdale FL, catcher (NY Yankees, Boston Red Sox)

1963-09-03

Eric Plunk, Wilmington CA, pitcher (Oakland A's, NY Yankees, Indians)

1963-09-21

Cecil Fielder, Los Angeles California, infielder (Detroit Tigers, NY Yankees)

1963-12-27

Jim Leyritz, Lakewood OH, catcher (NY Yankees)

1964-04-13

Jose Rijo, pitcher (NY Yankees, Cin Reds)

1964-04-19

Scott Kamienicki, pitcher (NY Yankees)

1964-08-10

Andy Stankiewicz, Inglewood CA, infielder (NY Yankees, Montreal Expos)

1964-08-13

Jay Buhner, Nassau TX, outfielder (Seattle Mariners, NY Yankees)

1964-10-14

Joe Girardi, Peoria IL, catcher (NY Yankees)

1964-11-10

Kenny Rogers, Savannah GA, pitcher (Texas Rangers, NY Yankees)

1964-11-16

Dwight Gooden, Tampa FL, pitcher (NY Yankees, NY Mets)

1965-04-24

Mike Blowers, Wurlzburg Germany, infielder (NY Yankees, LA Dodgers)

1965-05-29

Charlie Hayes, Hattisburg MS, 3rd baseman (Pittsburgh Pirates, NY Yankees)

1965-08-09

Ezra Polley, Georgetown Kentucky, pitcher (NY Yankees)

1965-10-06

Ruben Sierra, Rio Piedras Puerto Rico, outfielder (NY Yankees)

1966-01-16

Jack McDowell, Van Nuys CA, pitcher (NY Yankees, White Sox, Indians)

1966-02-15

Melido Perez, Dominican/US baseball pitcher (NY Yankees)

1966-08-10

Gerald Williams, New Orleans LA, outfielder (NY Yankees)

1966-11-17

Jeff Nelson, Baltimore MD, pitcher (NY Yankees)

1966-11-25

Mark Whiten, Pensacola FL, outfielder (Atlanta Braves, NY Yankees)

1967-04-09

Graeme Lloyd, Australia, pitcher (NY Yankees, Milwaukee Brewers)

1967-06-02

Mike Stanton, Houston Texas, pitcher (NY Yankees, Boston Red Sox)

1967-08-09

Deion Sanders, Fort Myers Florida, NFL cornerback/wide reciever and MLB player (Dallas Cowboys and NY Yankees)

1967-09-19

Jim Abbott, Flint, Michigan, American MLB pitcher (California Angels, NY Yankees)

1967-09-22

Matt Howard, Fall River MA, infielder (NY Yankees)

1967-09-29

Dave Silvestri, St Louis MO, infielder (NY Yankees, Montreal Expos)

1967-12-07

Tino Martinez, Tampa FL, 1st baseman (Seattle Mariner, NY Yankees)

1968-02-26

J T Snow, Long Beach CA, infielder (NY Yankees, California Angels)

1968-02-28

J T Snow, US baseball 1st baseman (NY Yankees, California Angels)

1968-04-15

Billy Brewer, Fort Worth Texas, pitcher (NY Yankees)

1968-07-07

Chuck Knoblauch, Houston Texas, shortstop (NY Yankees, Minnesota Twins)

1968-09-13

Bernie Williams, San Juan Puerto Rico, outfielder (NY Yankees)

1968-11-06

Chad Curtis, Marion IN, outfielder (NY Yankees, Detroit Tigers)

1969-01-08

Brian Boehringer, St Louis MO, pitcher (NY Yankees)

1969-02-06

Bob Wickman, Green Bay WI, pitcher (Chicago White Sox, NY Yankees)

1969-09-25

David Weathers, Lawrencburg TN, pitcher (Florida Marlins, NY Yankees)

1969-11-29

Mariano Rivera, Panama City Panama, pitcher (NY Yankees)

1970-02-06

Mark Hutton, Adelaide Australia, pitcher (NY Yankees)

1971-01-12

Andy Fox, Sacramento CA, infielder (NY Yankees)

1972-06-15

Andrew Pettitte, Baton Rouge LA, pitcher (NY Yankees)

1972-06-15

Ramiro Mendoza, Los Santos Panama, pitcher (NY Yankees)

1974-06-26

Derek Jeter, Pequanock NJ, shortstop (NY Yankees, Rookie of Year 1996)

Ny Yankees - Notable Weddings

Lou GehrigSep 29, 1933

George SteinbrennerMay 12, 1956

Ny Yankees - Weddings
Date Event
1933-09-29

NY Yankees first baseman Lou Gehrig (30) weds Eleanor Twitchell in New Rochelle, New York

1956-05-12

NY Yankees Owner George Steinbrenner (25) weds Elizabeth Joan Zieg

Ny Yankees - Notable Deaths

Babe RuthAug 16, 1948

Roger MarisDec 14, 1985

Mickey MantleAug 13, 1995

Ny Yankees - Deaths
Date Event
1929-09-25

Miller Huggins, manager (NY Yankees), dies from blood poisoning at 49

1939-01-13

Jacob Ruppert, CEO (NY Yankees, 1915-39), dies

1948-01-30

Herb Pennock, pitcher (NY Yankees)/GM (Phillies), dies

1948-08-16

Babe Ruth, Baseball legend (NY Yankees), dies in NY at 53

1955-10-27

Clark Griffith, baseball player/manager (NY Yankees), dies at 85

1970-01-14

John J "Johnny" Murphy, US baseball pitcher (NY Yankees), dies at 61

1972-08-13

George Wiess, General Manager (NY Yankees), dies at 78

1973-07-26

Mike Burke, Pres (NY Yankees)/dir (Madison Sq Garden), dies

1974-05-18

Daniel R Topping, US owner (NY Yankees), dies at 61

1978-01-13

Joseph V McCarthy, baseball manager (NY Yankees), dies at 96

1980-12-14

Elston Howard, MVP catcher (NY Yankees), dies at 59

1985-12-14

Roger Maris, HR hitter (61 in 61, NY Yankees), dies of cancer at 51

1987-06-17

Dick Howser, mgr (NY Yankees & KC Royal), dies of brain cancer at 51

1989-02-17

Lefty Gomez, pitching great (NY Yankees), dies at 80

1992-06-15

Eddie Lopat, pitcher (NY Yankees), dies at 73

1993-04-22

Mark Koenig, baseball shortstop (NY Yankees), dies at 88

1993-11-12

Bill Dickey, HOF baseball catcher (NY Yankees, 1928-46), dies at 86

1995-08-13

Mickey Mantle, baseball great (NY Yankees), dies of cancer at 63

1996-06-16

Mel Allen, American sportscaster (NY Yankees), dies at 83

1997-12-03

Steve Hamilton, pitcher (NY Yankees), dies of cancer at 63


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