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A mural of former New York Yankees Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig, Joe DiMaggio and Mickey Mantle in the Bronx (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Yankees’ Franchise Four: Fans Choose Past Legends Over Jeter, Mo

Derek Jeter and Mariano Rivera retired as beloved in the Bronx as any of the greats in Monument Park. But neither landed on the Yankees’ Mount Rushmore.

07/15/2015

Alex Rodriguez hits a three-run home run against Chris Young of the Kansas City Royals at Yankee Stadium on May 27, 2015. Rodriguez's blast gave him 1,995 RBIs, moving him past Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig on the all-time RBIs list. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Happy And Grateful, A-Rod Takes Place As AL’s RBI King

Alex Rodriguez is in a good place. He’s breaking records and, maybe more surprising, on solid footing with the Yankees.

05/28/2015

Alex Rodriguez

A-Rod’s 3-Run Homer Moves Him Past Ruth, Gehrig On All-Time RBIs List

Alex Rodriguez pulled off quite a power move on Wednesday.

05/27/2015

Rafael Torres found this historic Babe Ruth baseball card while searching for baseball cards. (Credit: Matt Kozar/CBS2)

In Search Of Raccoons, N.J. Man Finds Vintage Baseball Card Collection In Apartment Wall

A New Jersey man found a treasure buried in the walls of his apartment. It was hidden for decades and he discovered it by accident.

05/22/2015

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Boomer & Carton: The Benefits Of Sheep Testicle Extract

Boomer and Craig were thrilled to get a call from a listener Monday morning named Howard, who mentioned the belief out there that the great Babe Ruth may have taken an extract from sheep testicles.

WFAN–02/23/2015

Derek Jeter gestures to the fans after a game-winning RBI hit in the ninth inning against the Baltimore Orioles in his last game ever at Yankee Stadium on September 25, 2014.  (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

By The Numbers: Which Yankees Should Have Their Numbers Retired?

Where does one draw the line? Either a retired number is something special or it’s not.

02/17/2015

Babe Ruth takes a swipe at an enormous ball. (Photo by Fox Photos/Getty Images)

Boomer & Carton: Babe Ruth Played When A Double Was A Home Run

For the record, Boomer was not on board with his radio partner’s way of thinking with regards to the Sultan of Swat’s greatness…

WFAN–02/11/2015

Joe DiMaggio (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images)

Ranking The Best Local Athletes In History By Jersey/Uniform Number: 9-1

Here we are, the final stretch. These are the best local athletes in history by jersey number, from 9-1.

11/05/2014

The daughter of Babe Ruth, Julia Ruth Stevens, throws out the ceremonial first pitch as grandson Tom Stevens looks on during pregame ceremonies prior to the start of the last regular-season game at Yankee Stadium between the Baltimore Orioles and the New York Yankees on September 21, 2008. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

By The Numbers: Little-Known Facts About The Babe From Julia Ruth Stevens

I suspected that I would know most of the “answers,” but it was interesting to hear these responses and observations about “daddy” from Julia herself, and how they confirmed what I had read before.

07/29/2014

Mickey Mantle (Photo credit: PAUL BUCK/AFP/Getty Images)

By The Numbers: Remembering The Iconic Mickey Mantle

Over their careers, I would take Mays over Mantle. However, during their primes, I think The Commerce Comet was superior to The Say Hey Kid.

07/15/2014

Babe Ruth, circa 1935, signs a new two-year contract with the New York Yankees' (Photo by General Photographic Agency/Getty Images)

Babe Ruth Red Sox Contract Fetches $1 Million At Auction

Ruth’s 1918 contract with the Boston Red Sox has sold for more than $1 million, along with other baseball memorabilia up for auction in Baltimore.

07/13/2014

Babe Ruth takes a swipe at an enormous ball. (Photo by Fox Photos/Getty Images)

Babe Ruth Anniversary: 94 Years, 6 Months, 6 Days Since Sale To Yankees

Babe Ruth began his career 100 years ago today as a member of the Red Sox. No doubt, it’s a big, big deal. You can go to CBS Boston for that.

07/11/2014

A promissory note in the sale of Babe Ruth from the Red Sox to the Yankees and a home run ball are among the items being auctioned off. (Credit: GoldinAuctions.com)

Babe Ruth Keepsakes Up For Grabs On 100th Anniversary Of Bambino’s MLB Debut

On July 11, the 100th anniversary of the Yankees legend’s major league debut, there will be the largest auction of memorabilia from the “Bambino.”

07/02/2014

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Top 3 Curses In Sports History

We have come upon another Friday the 13th and so in honor of the superstitious nature of the day, here are the top three curses in sports history.

06/13/2014

Bergen County Sports Memorabilia Auction

Sports Memorabilia Seized From Money Laundering Convict To Go Up For Auction

You have a chance to score some rare sports memorabilia – including items from Yankees legends such as Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig and Mickey Mantle.

05/01/2014

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