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Former New York Yankees baseball manager Joe Torre talks with former Yankees' Yogi Berra at the official reopening of the Yogi Berra Museum & Learning Center, Thursday, June 23, 2011, in Montclair, N.J. (credit: AP Photo/Joe Epstein)

Joe Torre, Bob Costas Help Yogi Berra Reopen His Montclair, NJ Museum

Yogi Berra is most often remembered for his earnest and unintentionally hilarious views on life, but his baseball acumen was legendary, according to someone who is fairly well versed on the subject.

WFAN–06/24/2011

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Derek Jeter’s Race To 3,000 Is On At Yankee Stadium

Derek Jeter admits reaching 3,000 hits is constantly on his mind. It’s unavoidable with everyone talking about it. And he also knows there are only four games left on the Yankees’ current homestand before they head out for a six-game road trip.

WFAN–06/13/2011

Yogi and Carmen Berra (credit: Chris Herder)

Ann Liguori: Our National Treasures — Yogi And Carmen Berra

Yogi Berra never ceases to amaze me. Yogi and his wife Carmen continue to share, in their humble, unassuming way, their passion and energies with so many people and causes, so that “everyone in America can be what they want to be.”

WFAN–06/09/2011

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Yogi Berra Museum Lands Jersey From Don Larsen’s Perfect Game In 1956 World Series

Yogi Berra was reunited with a piece of baseball history on Wednesday when a collector presented him with a game-worn jersey. Big deal, you say?

WFAN–06/09/2011

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Yogi Berra Back At The Ballpark

The 85-year-old Hall of Famer was at George Steinbrenner Field on Friday for the Yankees spring training game against Atlanta, one day after he tripped and fell in the clubhouse.

WFAN–03/11/2011

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)

Yankees’ Yogi Berra Released From Hospital After Fall

The Yankees say Yogi Berra has been released from a hospital after tripping and falling in the clubhouse before a spring training game.

WFAN–03/10/2011

New York Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia laughs with Yankees Hall of Fame catcher Yogi Berra after throwing batting practice during a baseball spring training workout Thursday, Feb. 24, 2011, at Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)

Yankees’ Sabathia Sounds Off On Weight Loss

Yankees ace CC Sabathia is feeling stronger after losing 25 pounds during the offseason. “My stamina, especially coming out of the bullpen and going straight to the mound, I feel good,” Sabathia said Thursday.

WFAN–02/24/2011

Andy Pettitte #46 of the New York Yankees waves to the crowd after accepting his key to the city at the New York Yankees World Series Victory Celebration at City Hall on November 6, 2009 in New York, New York. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

All-Time Yankees Reflect On Pettitte’s Retirement

Andy Pettitte is going ahead with his decision to retire, leaving the Yankees with a huge hole in what appears to be a rather wobbly starting rotation. On Thursday, several all-time great Yankees weighed in on Pettitte’s career in pinstripes.

WFAN–02/04/2011

Nick Swisher #33 of the New York Yankees smiles in the dugout. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Sweeny Says: Yankees’ Swisher Saluted

Less than two weeks until pitchers and catchers, and the rest of the players aren’t too far behind. While Derek Jeter, Alex Rodriguez, and Jorge Posada will continue to be the centers of attention, Nick Swisher brings his swagger back for a third year in pinstripes.

WFAN–02/02/2011

Gil McDougald (Photo by M. Davild Leeds/Getty Images)

By The Numbers: Gil McDougald – A Quiet Yankee Legend

In this episode of By The Numbers, former guest blogger Ray Aumack gives us wonderful look at a wonderful human being.

WFAN–01/21/2011

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Steinbrenner Among 2010′s Biggest Losses In Sports

George Steinbrenner, “The Boss,” died in 2010, having transformed professional baseball in a distinct but enduring way.

WFAN–12/22/2010

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By The Numbers: Remembering Game 7 Of The 1960 World Series

For this episode of By The Numbers, Mr. Vincent Getz, a member of the Society for American Baseball Research, revisits the World Series of fifty years ago.

WFAN–12/06/2010

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Martha Stewart, John Travolta Among NJ Hall Nominees

John Travolta, Martha Stewart and Tony Bennett are among 30 nominees to the New Jersey Hall of Fame Class of 2011.

11/09/2010

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The Other Side of Steinbrenner

It’s an end of an era with the passing of George Steinbrenner, one of the most renowned sports owners of our time and a New York Yankee, through and through. Many personalities who were connected […]

07/14/2010

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