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Derek Jeter and the childhood of a 90's New Yorker

After Wednesday’s class, I came home to pick up my father and head to Yankee Stadium to catch a game. It was the first, and in all probability, the only game I’ll go watch this year. 309 more words

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1979 HEADLINE: Carl Yastrzemski Joins The '3000 Hits Club'

1979 HEADLINE:  Carl Yastrzemski Joins The ‘3000 Hits Club’

On this day in 1979 Carl Yastrzemski collected hit #3000 of his amazing baseball career!!!

On the road and taking on the New York Yankees in front of 34,000+ Yankee fans, Carl Yastrzemski and the Boston Red Sox made this game a memorable one.  73 more words


8 Reasons Why People Love Derek Jeter

The forming of a sports icon. It is actually quite a simple formula, but very difficult to execute in practice. It is all about fashioning a unified and memorable image of the athlete in a way that stands up over time. 850 more words