Joe DiMaggio

Baseball fans watch as the electronic scoreboard at Yankee stadium pays tribute to Mickey Mantle and flags around the stadium fly at half-mast 13 August in New York. Baseball legend and former Yankee,Mantle died of cancer early 13 August in Dallas at the age of 63. (Photo credit: JON LEVY/AFP/Getty Images)

Yankees’ Legend Mickey Mantle Remembered

Mickey Mantle passed away on this date in 1995. Few athletes were as celebrated as ‘The Mick.’

08/13/2012

Joe DiMaggio retired from baseball following the 1951 season. (Photo credit: STF/AFP/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Will DiMaggio’s Hitting Streak Ever Be Equaled?

71 years to this day, Joe DiMaggio set the all-time record for hitting safely in consecutive games — a feat that may never be matched.

07/17/2012

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Liguori: Memories From 25 Years At WFAN Radio

I’m honored to have been the first woman to host a show on the station, which I enjoyed doing every weekend from that first show on July 4th weekend of 1987 to 2008 — 21 years!

06/28/2012

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By The Numbers: Where Have You Gone, Joe DiMaggio?

As a Yankee fan for over 70 years, I thought I knew a lot about Joe DiMaggio, but researching the book opened my eyes to a number of amazing stats and anecdotes.

06/04/2012

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B&C Morning Show: Joltin’ Joe DiMaggio To Be Honored On Stamp

When Craig heard ‘The Yankee Clipper’ will appear on a stamp to be issued this July, he thought of someone in his life who would be very happy about the news. Yep, we’re talking about Joe D in Brooklyn.

WFAN–06/01/2012

Hall of Famer Yogi Berra of the New York Yankees stands in the dugout just prior to the start of the Grapefruit League Spring Training Game against the Philadelphia Phillies at George M. Steinbrenner Field on February 26, 2011 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by J. Meric/Getty Images)

Happy Birthday Yogi Berra!

Yankees legendary catcher and colorful baseball icon Yogi Berra turns 87 today.

WFAN–05/12/2012

A jersey once worn by the late Yankees baseball player Lou Gehrig (Credit: HAI DO/AFP/Getty Images)

Yankees To Don Throwback Uniforms In Honor Of Fenway Park’s 100th Anniversary

On Friday night, the Yankees will go back to their roots — to nearly the very beginning — and don throwback uniforms in honor of Fenway Park’s 100th anniversary, according to CBSSports.com.

04/18/2012

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Yankees Legend Joe DiMaggio To Be Honored On Forever Stamps

New York Yankees great Joe DiMaggio, Boston Red Sox slugger Ted Williams, Willie Stargell of the Pittsburgh Pirates and Larry Doby of the Cleveland Indians will be honored on stamps to be available nationwide July 20.

04/13/2012

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It Started With Yankees Great Mickey Mantle: New World Record For Signed Baseballs

Assembling more than 4,000 autographed baseballs, it turns out, may not have been as tough a task for Dennis Schrader as proving the collection was a world record.

WFAN–10/18/2011

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By The Numbers: MLB’s Top 10 Practically Unbreakable Records

Not one of us figured 714, 892, 3508 or 2130 would ever be surpassed. They were baseball’s Magic Numbers. Well, decades later, we certainly know better.

WFAN–08/23/2011

Derek Jeter

Poll: Derek Jeter Ties Babe Ruth As Greatest All-Time Yankee

Derek Jeter has tied Babe Ruth as the greatest Yankee of all time among New York City baseball fans. For that, No. 2 can thank the female fan for voting for him in droves.

WFAN–07/29/2011

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Hartnett: 3,000 Will Be Remembered As A Footnote In Derek Jeter’s Glorious Yankees Career

As Derek Jeter approaches 3,000 hits, the landmark has little bearing on his baseball legacy as possibly the most dominant winner in the game’s history.

WFAN–07/08/2011

Portrait of Mickey Mantle outside Yankee Stadium. (credit: Al Bello/Getty Images)

By The Numbers: Memories Of Major League Baseball

It is a day when multi millionaires prance around the baseball field like European royalty on a polo field. To keep perspective on a game that America continues to love, it is important to look back on the better experiences of watching major league baseball.

WFAN–07/06/2011

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Alleged Nude Photo Of Yankees Legend Joe DiMaggio Up For Auction

With the Anthony Weiner sexting saga still bulging at the seams, perhaps it’s apropos that an alleged nude photo of a Yankees great has hit the auction scene.

WFAN–06/13/2011

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B&C Morning Show: Alex Rodriguez’s Charmed Life And Joe DiMaggio’s Junk

This morning, Craig got to see an alleged photo of the “Yankee Clipper” Joe DiMaggio in the nude, which brought a smile to his face and numerous thoughts to his brain…

WFAN–06/13/2011

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