George Steinbrenner

Ramos family places flowers, candles in front of Cyprus Hill home (Credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Steinbrenner’s Foundation To Fund Education For Fallen Officer’s Son

The Yankees — thanks to late owner George Steinbrenner — are stepping up to the plate for the family of Rafael Ramos, one of two NYPD officers murdered during an ambush in Brooklyn.

12/22/2014

Brian Cashman (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Keidel: The Yankees Have Become Shockingly Mediocre

The Yanks have devolved from stalkers to prey, from the monetary monoliths to members of the mediocrity.

12/10/2014

The sun sets through the facade atop Yankee Stadium. (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

Yankee Stadium Fixture, WFAN Caller ‘Bill The Baker’ Dies At 67

Bill Stimers, the fan befriended by George Steinbrenner who was also a frequent caller to WFAN, died Thursday at the Hebrew Home at Riverdale in the Bronx.

11/14/2014

Former New York Yankees manager Joe Torre stands with his plaque that will be installed in Monument Park at Yankee Stadium during a ceremony prior to a game against the Chicago White Sox on August 23, 2014 in the Bronx borough of New York City.  (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Yankees Retire Joe Torre’s No. 6

The New York Yankees have retired four-time World Series champion manager Joe Torre’s No. 6.

08/23/2014

Jacoby Ellsbury (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Sweeny: Deadline Doldrums? Difference-Makers Already On Yankees’ Roster

Maybe the Yankees could add a helpful piece. But the difference makers will be the guys they gave all that money to last winter: Jacoby Ellsbury, Brian McCann and Carlos Beltran.

07/29/2014

Inductee Joe Torre gives his speech at Clark Sports Center during the Baseball Hall of Fame induction ceremony on July 27, 2014 in Cooperstown, New York. Torre managed for 29 seasons with 2,326 victories and led the New York Yankees to six American League pennants and four World Series titles. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Keidel: Torre’s Amazing Success Was His Curse, But He Always Knew The Score

Beyond his stellar, All-Star career, Joe Torre knows why he was standing next to Greg Maddux and a conga line of newly-minted luminaries in Cooperstown this past weekend. He was a Yankee.

07/28/2014

George Steinbrenner and Joe Torre after the New York Yankees won the World Series in 1996.  (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Joe Torre Feels ‘Terrible’ For Steinbrenner Slight In Speech

Torre said he knew how the late Yankees owner would have reacted: “He would’ve yelled at me, ‘You ungrateful such and such.’  ”

07/28/2014

Darryl Strawberry, New York Yankees during old timers celebration day  at Yankee Stadium in Bronx, New York on June 24, 2006. (Photo by Bryan Yablonsky/Getty Images)

Documents: Clinton Administration Was Watching Yankees, Strawberry

Newly-released documents show that President Bill Clinton’s administration was watching how the Yankees handled troubled slugger Darryl Strawberry back in the 1990s.

06/06/2014

Derek Jeter and Jorge Posada in 2011 (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

Sweeny: Jorge Posada Reflects On Retirement, Jeter And More

Posada is back for his second year as a guest instructor at Yankees camp. WFAN’s Sweeny Murti sat down with him for a few minutes this weekend to talk about his role and his good friend, The Captain.

02/24/2014

The exterior of Yankee Stadium (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Keidel: There Remains Something Charmingly Evil About This Empire

It seems the Yankees were steadfast in their budgetary discipline. Until they weren’t. And thank goodness for that. Not only are we spoiled Yankees fans better off, but so is baseball.

01/23/2014

Joe Torre (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images)

Keidel: NYC Is A Better Place Because Of Torre — And So Is Cooperstown

The Hall of Fame is the proper, final stop of a long road that started in Brooklyn and, 50 years later, ended up in the Bronx.

12/12/2013

Joe Torre greets Yankees players Derek Jeter (L) and Chuck Knoblauch (R). (Photo by JEFF HAYNES/AFP/Getty Images)

Palladino: Torre Put Ego Aside For Yankees’ Own Good

He was the right man at the right time for a club that had fallen on hard times before 1996. And he didn’t mess it up when it would have been so easy to do just that.

12/11/2013

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Boomer & Carton: The Boss Gets Snubbed

With that said, today’s show began the way yesterday’s concluded, with Craig advocating for ‘The Boss’ to get his due and documenting what he is calling a grave injustice.

WFAN–12/10/2013

Joe Torre at Yankees Old Timers' Day in 2011. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Joe Torre, Bobby Cox, Tony La Russa Headed To Hall Of Fame

“I got choked up real quick,” Torre, who won four World Series titles managing the Yankees, said on WFAN radio Monday. “It’s something I’m sort of in a daze right now about.”

12/09/2013

Joe Torre (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Joe Torre, Tony La Russa, Bobby Cox On Hall Of Fame Ballot

Retired managers Joe Torre, Tony La Russa and Bobby Cox will join holdovers George Steinbrenner and Marvin Miller on the Hall of Fame expansion era committee ballot next month.

11/04/2013

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