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Mickey Mantle: An Iconic Player

My final blog post will be about a player who was a true Yankee icon… Mickey Mantle.

Mickey Mantle played for the New York Yankees from 1951 to 1968 and many fans and even teammates referred to him as a God when he played the game of baseball. 314 more words

Yankees

Bryce Harper has Finally hit his Stride in Baseball

Washington Nationals right fielder Bryce Harper was the definition of hype. The former number one overall pick in the 2010 MLB Draft hasn’t really been all that despite winning rookie of the year in 2012 and two all-star selections in his career. 487 more words

MLB

90 YOGI 90

(5.12 No.33 — 162 Baseball Poems 2015)

90 YOGI 90

By Steve Hermanos

I am old,
But not old enough
To’ve seen Yogi Berra
Play baseball; 265 more words

Baseball

On This Day In Baseball History: May 12, 1970

Mr. Cub, Ernie Banks, hits his 500th career home run. Banks will hit 12 more homers over the next year and a half before retiring. 59 more words

On This Day In Baseball History

A-Rod's 661

(5.7 No.31 — 162 Baseball Poems 2015)

661

By Steve Hermanos

Alex Rodriguez blasts a homer to center
At Yankee Stadium,
Career Home Run Number 661, 417 more words

Baseball

Practical Joke

An elderly man tells two young Cubans
his name is Mickey Mantle
It is likely these young men
never heard of Mickey Mantle;
nor do they know the Yankee legend… 14 more words

Baseball

WORLD SERIES CLASSICS - LX - 1963 Style

 
WORLD SERIES CLASSICS LX –  1963 Style

The East Coast and Left Coast would do battle once again. This time the Bronx Bombers would encounter “Judas O’Malley’s” pitching-rich, transplanted Dodgers.

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