CBS2-Header-Logo WFAN 1010WINS WCBS tiny WLNYLogo

Monument Park

Plaque honoring Nelson Mandela at Yankee Stadium's Monument Park (credit: Getty Images)

Yankees Unveil Tribute To Nelson Mandela At Monument Park

Mandela’s plaque was unveiled in a ceremony before Wednesday night’s game against the Cubs.

04/16/2014

Nelson Mandela at Yankee Stadium in June 1990 (Photo by Maria Bastone/AFP/Getty Images); Jackie Robinson (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images)

Jackie Robinson Day: Rain Pushes Back Yankees’ Mandela Tribute

The Yankees had something special in store for Jackie Robinson Day. But the weather refused to cooperate.

04/15/2014

Nelson Mandela after then-NYC Mayor David Dinkins presented him with a Yankees jacket and cup during a concert and rally at Yankee Stadium on June 21, 1990. Mandela told the crowd, "Now you know who I am. I am a Yankee." (Photo by Maria Bastone/AFP/Getty Images)

Report: Yankees To Honor Nelson Mandela In Monument Park

The plaque will pay tribute to Mandela’s June 1990 visit to Yankee Stadium, the New York Times reported.

12/09/2013

San Francisco Giants v New York Yankees

Giants Spoil Rivera Day, Pettitte’s Final Regular-Season Game At Yankee Stadium

New York Yankees saw their AL wild-card hopes dim Sunday with a crushing 2-1 loss to the San Francisco Giants.

09/22/2013

Derek Jeter

More Than Stats, Jeter’s Intangibles Put Him In Pantheon Of Yankees Legends

He’s on the verge of making history, but what is it, really, that makes Derek Jeter one of the all-time Yankee greats? Is it a number like 3,000? Or is it something more?

07/08/2011

AP Images

Steinbrenner Monument To Be Unveiled

A monument in George Steinbrenner’s honor will be located in Monument Park.

WFAN–08/24/2010

Alex Rodriguez #13 of the New York Yankees celebrates his 600th career home run in the first inning against the Toronto Blue Jays with teammate Derek Jeter #2 on August 4, 2010. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

A-Rod Blasts Home Run No. 600

Alex Rodriguez became the youngest player to hit 600 home runs in the first inning at Yankee Stadium Wednesday, reaching the milestone after a 12-game drought — and exactly three years to the day after his 500th homer.

WFAN–08/05/2010