Reggie Jackson is selling the jersey he wore when he hit three home runs in Game 6 of the 1977 World Series, securing the New York Yankees’ 21st title and cementing a nickname that occupies the second line on his Hall of Fame plaque.
This spring, Jimmy Breslin steps out of the bullpen with a terrific biography of Brooklyn Dodgers general manager Branch Rickey.
A first edition of Adam Smith’s “An Inquiry Into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations” could sell for as much as $120,000 at auction next month.
Kostya Kennedy, on his book about Joe DiMaggio's 56 game hitting streak in 1941 in "56: Joe DiMaggio and the Last Magic Number in Sports." TONIGHT on Charlie Rose @ 7p & 10p ET. (Source: Bloomberg)
George Steinbrenner will be remembered for being as much a part of the New York Yankees as Hall of Fame players Babe Ruth and Mickey Mantle , Major League Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig said.
Hardly anyone remembers 1942 for baseball. In the U.S., it was the first year of World War II, a sad and sober time when the nation began to battle back from Pearl Harbor.
On the first page of “Damn Yankees” (Ecco, $27.99), Rob Fleder sets out a great truth: “In the matter of the Yankees, there is no neutral ground, no Switzerland.”
Bob Sheppard , the Yankee Stadium announcer known as the “Voice of God,” has died. He was 99.
Listen to this exchange between Marilyn Monroe and her new husband, Joe DiMaggio , after the bride broke away from their 1954 honeymoon to visit American troops in Korea:
The New York Yankees reclaimed sole possession of the American League East lead on three homers yielding seven runs in their 8-5 victory over the Baltimore Orioles.