Yogi Berra

Patrick Ewing, center, then of the Orlando Magic, grabs a rebound against the Boston Celtics during a game at TD Waterhouse Centre in Orlando, Florida, in 2001. (Fernando Medina /NBAE/Getty Images)

10 Tri-State Area Franchise Faces Who Looked Awkward In New Places

Here are 10 franchise cornerstones who left their Tri-State Area teams for a last hurrah or two, but just didn’t look right sporting different colors.

12/03/2014

Bruce Springsteen at NJ Hall of Fame ceremony (Credit: Bruce Padula)

James Gandolfini Among Honorees In New Jersey Hall Of Fame Class Of 2014

Six members of the cast of “The Sopranos” were on hand Thursday night as James Gandolfini was inducted into the New Jersey Hall of Fame.

11/13/2014

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

Police investigate a break-in at the Yogi Berra Museum on Montclair State University. (Photo by Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Yankees, Mets Step Up To Plate After Break-In At Yogi Berra Museum

The museum said MLB and both NY clubs would be “donating exact replicas of the items” stolen from the Hall of Famer’s collection on Oct. 7.

10/27/2014

Police investigate a break-in at the Yogi Berra Museum on Montclair State University. (Photo by Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Thieves Walk Off With Memorabilia From Yogi Berra Museum

The Yogi Berra Museum and Learning Center is missing a number of valuable artifacts following a break-in on Tuesday night, CBS 2 confirms.

10/08/2014

Yankees legend Yogi Berra (credit: Mike McCann/WFAN)

Yankees Legend Yogi Berra, D-Day Vet, Honored On 70th Anniversary

Berra did not speak during the ceremony. But he told the AP afterward that D-Day was “amazing” and “awful,” as he fired at the Nazis from 300 yards offshore.

06/07/2014

Ron Guidry and Yogi Berra (Credit: Ann Liguori/WFAN)

Liguori: National Treasure Yogi Berra Hosts 23rd Annual Charity Golf Tourney

The day was bittersweet, as Carmen Berra was truly missed. The gorgeous day seemed to be a gift from the beloved Carmen, who was married to Yogi for 65 years and passed away on March 6 of this year.

06/04/2014

Former Yankee great Yogi Berra laughs with his wife, Carmen, before the World Series Victory Parade on Nov. 6, 2009 in New York. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Carmen Berra, Wife Of Yankees Legend Yogi, Dead At 85

Carmen Berra suffered a stroke in January and died at Crane’s Mill Assisted Living Facility in West Caldwell, N.J. — near the couple’s home.

03/07/2014

Tom Seaver throws out the first pitch prior to the inaugural game at Citi Field in 2009. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

By The Numbers: 20 Baseball Trivia Questions To Stump Your Friends

Can you identify the subject of these “quotes” which refer to Hall of Famers? Be careful — a few of them are tricky.

11/18/2013

Don Mattingly (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

New York Yankees’ Most Enduring All-Stars Of All-Time

Who are the most enduring Yankees All-Stars of all time? Check to see who made our exclusive list ahead of the Midsummer Classic at Citi Field.

07/09/2013

Whitey Ford and Yogi Berra are the final two players introduced at the 2012 Old Timers Game (credit: Mike McCann/WFAN)

Yankees Old Timers Suit Up For 67th Annual Celebration

Pitcher Orlando Hernandez, better known to fans as El Duque, was one of six first-time old timers taking part in the game. He helped lead the Bronx Bombers to three straight World Series titles from 1998 to 2000.

06/23/2013

CC Sabathia (credit: J. Meric/Getty Images)

Reporting Day Arrives For Yankees’ Pitchers And Catchers; No Yogi This Spring

The Bombers are open for business! Among the storylines: Who will nab the No. 5 spot in the rotation? Will Mariano Rivera be as dominant as ever? And what’s up at catcher?

02/12/2013

Sandy Koufax (Photo by A. Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

By The Numbers: A Closer Look Into The Man With The Golden Arm

In his 12-season career with the Brooklyn/Los Angeles Dodgers from 1955 to 1966, Sandy Koufax made a name for himself as one of the best in the business.

01/16/2013

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)

Report: Yogi Berra Thinking About Joining Twitter

Jack Curry of the YES Network is reporting that Yankee great Yogi Berra is thinking about joining Twitter.

01/12/2013

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