WFAN Best Sports Figures: #7 -- George SteinbrennerThe Yankees' owner from 1973 until his death in 2010, Steinbrenner was brash, bombastic and unpredictable -- but always hungry to win.
Back Stories: George Steinbrenner, Aka Mr. BlusterBill Schweitzer was a WCBS sports anchor in the 1980s and gave Yankee owner George Steinbrenner the nickname: Mr. Bluster.
Palladino: New Hall Of Fame Committee Should Give Boss Steinbrenner Cold ShoulderWhile the late George Steinbrenner’s son Hal and his general manager, Brian Cashman, figure out how to fix today’s Yankees, a new Hall of Fame committee will decide whether to induct the patriarch into Cooperstown.
Remembering The 1996 Yankees: Torre Pushed All The Right ButtonsThe 1996 World Series did not start out well for Joe Torre and the New York Yankees.
Best Of Mike & Mad Dog: 1990 Interview With George SteinbrennerIn a lengthy interview with Mike and the Mad Dog on June 25, 1990, Yankees owner George Steinbrenner began by revealing he was scrapping his usual blueprint and instead playing and developing young players.
Palladino: Yankees Don't Require Boss-Like Response To Price SigningImagine how George Steinbrenner would have reacted in the old days as news of David Price’s seven-year, $217 million contract with the Red Sox filtered into his office.
Sweeny: A Mets Town? Yankees Of 1987 Tried Real Hard To Make It SoWhen the Mets won the World Series in 1986, everyone expected George Steinbrenner to go crazy. He did, but not in a way you'd expect. What the Yankees did that offseason was stunning.
Kevin Millar: George Steinbrenner Flipped Off Red Sox Team Bus In 2003After the thrilling finish -- which extended the Curse of the Bambino -- then-Yankees owner George Steinbrenner gave Boston' team bus a pair of middle fingers.
Keidel: Enough's Enough Already -- Steinbrenner Belongs In The Hall Of FameAnd while a sportswriter -- specifically a New York sportswriter -- shouldn't admit this, I assumed George Steinbrenner was in the Hall of Fame.
Hal Steinbrenner On WFAN: I'm A Very Different Man Than My FatherEver since Hal Steinbrenner took over for his dad, fans and pundits alike have compared the two.
Palladino: Hal Steinbrenner Doesn’t Sound Like 'The Boss' At AllIf the old man ever heard the new-age, “I’m OK, you’re OK” stuff coming out of Yankees co-owner Hal Steinbrenner’s mouth lately, he’d blow his top.
Steinbrenner's Foundation To Fund Education For Fallen Officer's SonThe 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.