It's root root root for the home team, and for generations New York Yankees fans have done just that! Simultaneously one of the most beloved and despised teams in baseball history, the Yankees had such stars as Hall-of-Famers Yogi Berra and Reggie Jackson on their roster. This fantastic compact edition of "New York Yankees Then and Now" takes readers on a visual tour of this celebrated ball club from their beginning as "the Highlanders" to Gehrig's four-homer game and beyond. Exciting then and now match-ups compare contemporary events to those of the early days with subjects like training camps, bleacher bums, and opening day. This compelling book shows how the Yankees have grown and changed over the years.Great for baseball enthusiasts, historians, and travelers. For the serious sports collector and rookie fan alike, "New York Yankees Then and Now" is an engrossing pictorial of this renowned team in a small format perfect for gifts and travel!
Publisher: Advantage Publishers Group