GEORGE STEINBRENNER RUMORS

George Steinbrenner Should Be In The Hall Of Fame

George Steinbrenner was known for his controversial ways during his 37-year tenure as owner of the New York Yankees (via nymag) If there is any owner who deserves to be in the Baseball Hall of Fame, it has to be George Steinbrenner. He changed the way owners run their teams. Steinbrenner was a very involved owner. No one had been like that up to that point. Most owners before Steinbrenner...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Derek Jeter says owning a team is 'the next ultimate goal'

There might not be a player in the George Steinbrenner era of the New York Yankees that was closer to late owner than Derek Jeter. There was only one known tiff early in Jeter’s career, when Steinbrenner quesitoned Jeter’s late night activities, but outside of that, the two admired and respected one another. Both had […]Continue reading...
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March 04, 2014  |  Discuss

New York Yankees: Steinbrenner Philosophy on Winning is Flawed

The Steinbrenner family has been running the New York Yankees since 1973 when George purchased the team from CBS.  From George, onto Hal, their “philosophy” on winning has remained the same: buy the best players money can get and you will win World Series championships. There’s just one problem with that approach, it doesn’t exactly lead to winning titles. For those who...
Via Standing O Sports
February 23, 2014  |  2 Comments

Finally reaching the $189 million crossroads, the Yankees apparently will let others determine the future

Hal Steinbrenner sabotaged the 2013 Yankees. At the time, it seemed a worthy cause. If the Yankees could shrink their bloated $230 million payroll to $189 million, they would escape a huge luxury tax. Eventually, they could sign a Bryce Harper or Mike Trout, or even both. One year at $189 million, that's all they needed, and then they could spend, spend, spend... with impunity...
Via IT IS HIGH, IT IS FAR, IT IS caught
December 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Yankees grounds crew has major trouble with tarp as rainstorm arrives (Video)

Your browser does not support iframes. The New York Yankees grounds crew was caught unprepared during Monday night's game as they had trouble rolling out the tarp when a sudden rainstorm hit Yankee Stadium. It happened in the fourth inning when a sudden downpour forced the umpires to call for a rain delay. The field was already fairly wet by the time the grounds crew...
Via Holdout Sports
July 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Excuse me Hal what are you doing to the New York Yankees

George Steinbrenner(Photo credit: Wikipedia) The New York Yankeeshot stove has felt more like an icebox this off-season, and every one wants to know why. As this winter has been full of mix messages, causing a wave of emotions amongst Yankee fans with some sad, others angry and the rest remain in complete denial. While other MLB ball clubs are getting stronger, faster and younger...
Via Lady Loves Pinstripes
December 07, 2012  |  Discuss

Yankees Hot Stove: My Hal Steinbrenner conspiracy theory

The latest rumor swirling around Yankee Universe is not a potential signing of a big name free agent to fill one of the team’s numerous holes. September 20, 2010 – G. Steinbrenner tribute at Yankee Stadium.(Photo credit: ladylovespins) It has been reported by the New York Times that media giant News Corp is close to a deal to own a minority share of the YES Network. The price...
Via Lady Loves Pinstripes
November 17, 2012  |  Discuss

George Steinbrenner is Rolling Over

In Trinity, FL, some 1,144 miles south of Yankee Stadium, George Steinbrenner, aka “The Boss”, is rolling over in his grave wondering how the Yankees could blow a 10 game lead. While there is still plenty of baseball left, “The Boss” would’ve never let it get this interesting. At the 5 game mark, Steinbrenner would’ve invited himself into the clubhouse for a good ‘ol...
Via Bronx Pinstripes
September 05, 2012  |  Discuss

Boras On Cano's FA Situation

From Joel Sherman:“I had a meeting with Hal [Steinbrenner] and Randy [Levine, Yankees president] at the owners meetings [in May], and I certainly did not get any indication from them that there will be any dramatic changes in how the Yankees do business,” Boras said by phone. And Boras did not sound like he would have much sympathy for the Yankees trying to go frugal. He cited...
Via Sliding Into Home
July 29, 2012  |  Discuss
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Report: Sale of Yankees explored

The New York Daily News reports that the Steinbrenners are exploring the possibility of selling the team. Managing partner Hal Steinbrenner calls the report "complete fiction."

Via NESN.com
May 24, 2012  |  Discuss
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