YOGI BERRA RUMORS & GOSSIP
As Yogi Berra might have said -- it’s deja vu all over again. Last weekend when the Dodgers were playing the Rockies in Denver, the two teams played a rain-shortened game on Friday night, and the Saturday game was postponed because of the weather. This weekend the Rockies are in Los Angeles where it never rains, but it was raining on Thursday. The last time there was a rainout...
LITTLE FALLS, N.J. (AP) As Yogi Berra might say, when you turn 90 you should celebrate it right the first time.
The baseball Hall of Famer enjoyed his 90th birthday in grand style Tuesday, complete with a youth drum orchestra, a giant cake - and replicas of his 10 World Series rings and three AL MVP awards that were stolen last year.
Berra, who is bound to a wheelchair, cut a ribbon...
Via AP on Fox
17 days ago
Lawrence “Yogi” Berra “When you reach the fork in the road, take it!” When he was in his late teens Lawrence Berra, or Lawdie, as he was called by his friends and family, went to the movies and saw a film with an Indian fakir and a yogi; his friends thought that he was the […]
Yogi Berra’s 10 World Series rings and three MVP plaques are a reminder of how much he accomplished during his 18-year career with the New York Yankees.
Unfortunately, some of this memorabilia is gone.
The New York Daily News reports that thieves broke into the Yogi Berra Museum and Learning Center and stole two of the MVP plaques and five World Series rings in a hit-and-run break...
Police are currently investigating a recent burglary of the Yogi Berra Museum and Learning Center in Montclair, New Jersey. A team of "professional" robbers reportedly broke into the museum and stole several priceless pieces of memorabilia belonging to the Hall of Famer on Tuesday night, according to the New York Daily News. Authorities believe the thieves entered the museum...
“It ain’t over, till its over”
— Yogi Berra
Yogi Berra recently celebrated his birthday. He was born on May 12, 1925.
Yogi Berra was an important Met. He played for them, he coached them and he managed them. Maybe he didn’t win a World Championship as their manager and maybe the team almost ran itself with the collection of veterans and starting pitching it had...
As the story goes, Yogi Berra was once giving his lifelong friend Joe Garagiola directions and he came up with the immortal quote…“when you come to a fork in the road, take it”.
Now, that New Jersey home is for sale.
The three-story residence, which the New York Yankee legend called home since 1974, has more than 4500 square feet of living space, six bedrooms, 3½ baths, sits...
New York Yankees Writer
A couple articles back, I wrote about a great Yankee catcher, number 8, Yogi Berra. Now let’s look at the other number 8 in Yankees history, who also was a catcher, Bill Dickey.
William Malcolm (Bill) Dickey, was born on June 6, 1907, in Bastrop, Louisiana, to John Hardy Dickey and Laura Ann Chapman Dickey. His father was a railroad worker. Bill...
Anthony Gruppuso, USA TODAY Sports
New York Yankees Writer
This article is about one of the many great catching Yankee greats, Yogi Berra. Interesting enough, he wore the same number as another Yankee great who was a catcher, Bill Dickey, who I’ll write about in a future article. So here we go. ” Number 8, Yogi Berra, Number 8 “.
Yogi was born on May 12, 1925 in...
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While Hanna-Barbera has maintained that their popular cartoon character Yogi Bear is not named after the popular New York Yankees catcher..."Yogi Berra" the racehorse clearly is.
Matter of fact, the three-year-old colt is actually owned by Jessica Steinbrenner, the daughter of the late Yankees owner, and the man who hired Berra to manage the team back in 1984, George Steinbrenner...