Late New York Yankees owner George Steinbrenner apparently enjoyed being parodied on the 1990's sitcom "Seinfeld." Longtime Yankees broadcaster Suzyn Waldman discussed Steinbrenner's reaction to his portrayal on the series during an event for fans at the team's spring training facility in Florida last Friday. Show More Summary
Derek Jeter already has his eyes set on becoming an owner of a Major League Baseball franchise when he retires and he doesn't just want to be an investor. In a recent interview with Jack Curry of the Yes Network, Jeter called owningShow More Summary
The New York Yankees' spring training is under way at George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, Florida, and the crop of talent in camp this year is noticeably different than it has been in years past. For starters, lineup stalwart Robinson Cano has packed his bags for Seattle. Show More Summary
It may not count in the standings, but all eyes were focused on George Steinbrenner Field on Tuesday afternoon as the New York Yankees played host to Heisman Trophy winner Jameis Winston and the Florida State Seminoles. The Yankees did win the game, 8-3, but that was a mere formality. Show More Summary
After all that talk about a SECRET SEINFELD REUNION, with rumors ranging from another season of Curb Your Enthusiasm to guest appearances from the Weekend at Bernie’d corpse of George Steinbrenner himself (OK, that rumor came from me), the truth was…pretty much what you expected: a Comedians In Cars Getting Coffee segment with Jason Alexander.
The great triumvirate of World Socialism stands triumphant. Karl Marx, George Steinbrenner and Mike Bloomberg have finally proven what Lenin, Mao and Obama could not. Socialism works. The evidence is the Yankees latest free-agent signing of Japanese ace Masahiro Tanaka. Show More Summary
It's only a matter of time until tycoons dominate eSports the way they do sports.
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It was on this day in 1979 that George Steinbrenner re-hired Billy Martin to manage the New York Yankees. This was Martin’s second of an incredible five stints as manager of the Yankees. Martin first began managing New York in 1975, when he took over for the fired Bill Virdon, and led the Yankees to [...]
The late, great George Steinbrenner once said, "You can't beat any kind of gambling because they have the odds." Well, we're going to try anyway. UFC 161 is set for this Saturday, June 15, in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. The pay-per-view...Show More Summary
The introduction of George Steinbrenner. The swan song of Willie Mays. Pete Rose’s last of three batting titles. The first of Rod Carew ’s three hit crowns. Reggie Jackson’s MVP for the Oakland A’s. Tom Seaver’s Cy Young for the New York Mets. Show More Summary
This is a preemptive article. I don't know when the next "What would George Steinbrenner do?" lamentation is going to come. Or why, for that matter. What I do know is that we certainly haven't heard the end of these lamentations. I also know that the question itself is all wrong. Show More Summary
From Dan Martin:“I’m open,” Cashman said following the Yankees’ 7-0 split-squad loss to the Phillies at George M. Steinbrenner Field. “Opening Day’s not till a ways down the line. I’m keeping my eyes open elsewhere. Our guys are competing...Show More Summary
Never mind what George would do. George Steinbrenner is gone from this earth, and you can tell he's gone just by looking at his old team. The New York Yankees have changed, becoming more conservative and more business-minded than they ever were under The Boss. Show More Summary
Very much like last offseason, New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman has gone all of December remaining quiet and allowing big name free agents to land elsewhere. Unlike the Yankees of George Steinbrenner, his son Hal's Yankees...Show More Summary
Those Dodgers, spending all that money. Of all the gall. Just who in the name of George Steinbrenner do they think they are?
Not Cashman? Are the Yankees brass pulling another Rafael Soriano type move here? There was also an article by Joel Sherman in today's New York Post where he says that George Steinbrenner and the old Yankees brass would never pass up on the chance of getting Josh Hamilton in Pinstripes, which is very true. It will be interesting to see how this whole thing plays out.
Since 2002, a lot has changed in the New York Yankees Organization. From the departure of Joe Torre and the hiring of Joe Girardi to the George Steinbrenner ’s death, the past 10 years have been anything but uneventful. Only three players from the Yankees’ 2002 roster played in pinstripes in 2012—Derek Jeter, Andy Pettitte, and Mariano Rivera. Show More Summary
"The Yankees are dead; the corpse arrived in the Bronx in the early hours today, with no George Steinbrenner on the scene to snap at the bones. Embarrassingly swept by the Tigers in four games in the American League Championship Series, they scored a total of six runs in this usually engrossing or thrilling semifinal. Show More Summary
The Yankees are dead; the corpse arrived in the Bronx in the early hours today, with no George Steinbrenner on the scene to snap at the bones. Embarrassingly swept by the Tigers in four games in the American League Championship Series, they scored a total of six runs in this usually engrossing or thrilling semifinal. Show More Summary