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.
He instituted the controversial Family Viewing Hour, shot down by the courts, and sold the New York Yankees to George Steinbrenner. read more
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
Tonight’s Florida State League game between the Clearwater Threshers and Tampa Yankees at George Steinbrenner Field was cancelled tonight due to a distracting circus tent behind the outfield fence. Read more...
I’m bursting, Jerry.
Much like George Costanza, Jason Alexander had to pretend at a job he was pretending to have. Alexander was out and about in New York City when our photog tried to chat him up about the New York Yankees, figuring…
With the New York Yankees' Alex Rodriguez set to tie Willie Mays' 660 home runs for fourth all-time, the Yankees have chosen to ignore it. Would George Steinbrenner treat this differently and should the Yankees honor A-Rod's remarkable...Show More Summary
As the faux George Steinbrenner in Seinfeld found out, adding a George to your roster doesn’t magically fix all of your problems. Earlier this week, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers addressed their need for help at defensive end by trading for...Show More Summary
In 1973, George Steinbrenner led a group that purchased the New York Yankees from CBS for $8.7 million. Forty-two years later, the franchise is now worth $3.2 billion according to the latest valuations from Forbes.com. Steinbrenner's...Show More Summary
The Yankees traditionally play more night games than other teams during spring training, but the weak lighting at George M. Steinbrenner Field can make that particularly challenging.