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I was trying to find out where the Yankee Hall of Fame, if there is one, can be found on the Internet. Someone asked me about this, so I figured I'd asked here, where good help is always available.
Thanking you in advance.
I think Slip asked for this - - -
Who's your All-Time "Hate" Team - meaning the team of all-time Yankee opponents that you hate, as a Yankee fan. What's yours? Below is mine, just thinking quickly. Remember - these are just personal choices.
1B - Will Clark
2B - Davey Lopes (WS)
SS - Rey Ordonez (Inter-League)
LF - Devon White (I'm sticking him here)
The last "Guess This Yankee" was Joe Dugan. Once i got the correct photo loaded he was indentified quickly. This one should be harder.
Hint: Utility Infielder that was born in Olyphant, PA.
Very cool photo of the 1908 NY Highlanders on Muleback !!
** Jack chesbro is second from left...
Who are your Top 10 All-Time Yankee SP, in order? Here's mine
1 Whitey Ford
2 Red Ruffing
3 Lefty Gomez
4 Ron Guidry
5 Bob Shawkey
6 Mel Stottlemyre
7 Waite Hoyt
8 Herb Pennock
A peace summit commences between the American and National Leagues in an attempt to unite the two under similar rules, and establish a “World Series”. AL President Ban Johnson lets it known he wants a team in New York. Johnson got 15 of the 16 Major League owners to agree the lone dissenter was John T. Bush owner of the New York Giants. Johnson arranged to have Frank Farrell and Bill Devery buy the struggling Baltimore Orioles and move them to Manhattan.
January 9, 1903 Frank...
What batter locked up in a famous La Lob episode with Dave Laroche?
In the "win all" culture of today's society, I have come to feel that the pennants The Yankees won, but did not lead to Series victories get more and more overlooked. Being the "League Champion" is still quite an accomplishment. It is not like the other sports. People do remember who lost the series. Ask the '51 Giants, '67 Red Sox, the Boys of Summer, and even The Yankees of the '20's. Thier WS record was 3 - 3. yet they laid the foundation for the Dynasty. True to validate a great...
Who are your Top 10 All-Time Yankee OFs, in order? Here's mine:
OK, here's the game, take a number, and name two Yankees who wore that number and played the same position - make OFs, LF, CF, and RF - and make Ps, SP and RP for more fun. I'll start:
28 LF Justice and Curtis
20 SS Dent and Alvaro Espinoza
8 C Berra and Dickey
29 RP Stanton and Shirley
26 SP Duque and Rick Rhoden
That's a few - can you name any others?
Who are your Top 10 All-Time Yankee 3Bs in order? Here's mine:
Home Run Baker
Who held the record for having hits in consecutive games before Joe Dimaggio broke it? And how many games?
Who was the first man to hit four consecutive homers in one game?
Which of Babe Ruth's records were broken in 1961?
Who are you Top 10 All-Time Yankee 2Bs in order? Here's mine:
1 Tony Lazzeri
2 Willie Randolph
3 Joe Gordon
4 Gil McDougald
5 Snuffy Stirnweiss
6 Chuck Knoblauch
7 Steve Sax
8 Horace Clarke
To see the end of a great Yankee win & pitching perfrormance.
What was it ?:NY: :NY: :NY: :NY: :cool: :) :gulp: :D
Who are you Top 10 All-Time Yankee catchers in order? Here's mine:
I was one of the least heralded of the great pitchers, 187-117 in late teens through '20s. I threw together four consecutive 20-win campaigns for the St Louis Browns, including an AL best 27-12 in 1921. I had a very quiet, intense and serious demeanor. Although I was known as A finesse pitcher, I threw a legal spitball. I also had a bent finger from my days as a catcher which I think helped my pitching. I Spent 1925-28 with the Yankees.
Who am I ?
Pinch-hitters shined in the 1947 World Series...
Cookie Lavagetto got the most memorable pinch-hit of that fall classic. His double, with 2 outs in the 9th inning of game 4, broke up Bill Beven's no-hitter and gave the Dodgers a 3-2 victory.
But the Yankees had their pinch-hitting heroes too ! In game three, Yogi Berra, a rookie, hit the first pinch-hit home run in World Series history !! !!
The "Golden Boy" tag, however went to another Yankee rookie, Bobby Brown. He hit safely in his...
Who are your Top 10 All-Time Yankee RP, in order? Here's mine:
Who are you Top 10 All-Time Yankee 1Bs in order? Here's mine:
1 Lou Gehrig
2 Don Mattingly
3 Bill Skowron
4 Joe Collins
5 Tino Martinez
6 Chris Chambliss
7 Wally Pipp
8 Hal Chase
Who did they trade?
Who did they get?
Who replaced Bobby Murcer as the Yankee Centerfielder?
What MGR made the decision.:D :NY:
Who are your Top 10 All-Time Yankee SS in order? Here's mine:
1 Derek Jeter
2 Phil Rizzuto
3 Frankie Crosetti
4 Mark Koenig
5 Joe Sewell
6 Roger Peckinpaugh
7 Tony Kubek
8 Bucky Dent
I was not fortunate enough to see Bill Dickey play.....I would appreciate any descriptions of him as a hitter/player that anyone who watched him would care to make. Perhaps, of the great Yankees, I know less of him than anyone.......Thanks.
Who replaced Craig at third base,and what team did he come from?
What Yankee player wrote this poem to him?
To Joe DiMaggio
Roses are Red
Violets are blue
Ted Williams can hit
Why cant you?:D :NY: :NY: :NY: :NY: :NY: :NY: :NY: :NY:
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