Tag Archives: Bob Sheppard

Video: Derek Jeter’s final Bob Sheppard introduction at Yankee Stadium

On this date in 2009, Bob Sheppard stepped away from the Yankee Stadium microphone at the age of 99, but his voice was still heard whenever Derek Jeter would step to the plate to begin an at-bat.However, as we all unfortunately know, all good things must come to an end. Derek Jeter retired following the ...

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Classic Yankees: Behind the Scenes

I am sorry for the lack of Classic Yankees posts lately, but I’ve been busy with some personal matters. But this DOES give me time to recognize some classic Yankees that were not players, but still made their mark in Yankees history; for example, Gene Monahan. The long-time Yankees trainer ended his tenure after this past ...

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