Steinbrenner was often unsavory, but he deserves a spot in Cooperstown after collecting 11 American League pennants with the Yankees.
Selig and Steinbrenner could be linked in Cooperstown as part of the 2017 Hall of Fame class when the veterans committee votes on 10 candidates.
George Steinbrenner valued competence. He was all about getting the job done.
Mark McGwire is getting another swing at the Baseball Hall of Fame. The former slugger who admitted using steroids joins former commissioner Bud Selig, the late New York Yankees owner George Steinbrenner, former Dodgers pitcher Orel Hershiser and manager Davey Johnson, and five others on the Today’s...
Ranting man: Fuck George Steinbrenner now, fuck George Steinbrenner now! Passerby: But why? Ranting man: Don’t be an idiot! Because tomorrow will be too late! Fuck George Steinbrenner now! –Broadway & 63rd Overheard by: Mark
Standing on the grass at George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, Florida, this spring watching Aaron Judge drill moon shots toward Dale Mabry Highway, you couldn't yet see into July, when the New York Yankees would hit the eject button...Show More Summary
The Yankees suck. You knew this—their new policies prohibit print-at-home tickets, a move specifically designed to stop fans from reselling premium seats at below-face-value prices. When asked why, COO Lonn Trost said it’s to protect rich fans from having to sit next to the poors. Show More Summary
There’s a new conditioning addition to the Yankees’ spring training facility at George M. Steinbrenner Field.
The Yankees haven’t been fleeced like this since George Steinbrenner sent Jay Buhner to Seattle for Ken Phelps back in 1988.
Crain’s editors are correct: “The long-awaited overhaul of awful Penn Station comes a bit too soon” (Editorial, Jan. 11). In the 1980s and '90s, George Steinbrenner waged a... To view the full story, click the title link.
Do you think highly successful people like Vera Wang, Jeff Bezos, or even the late George Steinbrenner were born with a great business acumen? Not at all true. In fact, these people and many others who've found great success now had some big missteps along the way.
When Mikhail Prokhorov purchased the then–New Jersey Nets in 2010, he was hailed as the second coming of George Steinbrenner: a personality made for the tabloids, with deep pockets and a win-now mentality neatly summed up in his bold prediction upon becoming owner that the Nets would earn a title... More »
Billy Eppler rose through the New York Yankees front office as the reign of tempestuous owner George Steinbrenner wound down. He was no stranger to the clash of egos, personalities and opinions that can often strain an organization. So he wasn't about to be intimidated by the turmoil that preceded...
The genesis in 1980 of playing Sinatra’s triumphant song after Yankees’ home games was as much about the city as about George Steinbrenner or Sinatra himself.
The former president of CBS, who was part of a landmark sports deal when he oversaw the sale of the New York Yankees to George Steinbrenner, has died. The New York Times reports that Arthur R. Taylor died Dec. 3...
Starting with Yankee owner George Steinbrenner's signing of Catfish Hunter 41 years ago, the free agent pitcher has been a big flop.
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One more on Yogi Berra — the story of how he humanized George Steinbrenner. No one else could have done it but Yogi. ?
During the days of the “Bronx Zoo” under owner George Steinbrenner III, Yogi Berra was a coach with the New York Yankees. In a clubhouse that included ex-Yankee honorary coaches such as Whitey Ford, as well as stars such as Reggie Jackson,...Show More Summary