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Video: Reggie Jackson hits three homers in 1977 Fall Classic

Is anyone else ready for more postseason throwbacks? Sure, it's not throwback Thursday, but I forgot to post this one yesterday since this play happened on October 18, 1977. I wasn't born when this play happened, but for the older generation that remember the great Reggie Jackson, here's him in all his glory, hitting three home runs ...

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Highlights from 2014 Old Timers Day

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Old Timers Day is always a fun event, it's where the players that had an impact on Yankees history gather to play an innocent ball game. Goose Gossage was honored with a plaque in Monument Park, the old timers got some at-bats in, Hideki Matsui pitched and there were some laughs. Here were the highlights of ...

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Yankees don’t ban Reggie Jackson over remarks

Reggie Jackson is at it again. The former Yankees star and Hall of Famer who infamously got into trouble back in the 70's for bashing teammate Thurman Munson in a magazine article has bashed current Yankee slugger Alex Rodriguez in a recent Sports Illustrated piece. Here is what Reggie said about A-Rod: “I don’t think the fans ...

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The Yankee beat: Hamilton, Banuelos, and Reggie

The Yankees scored one run in the first and then the offense took the rest of the night off. David Phelps and the bullpen nearly pulled out the win anyway, but David Robertson had his worst outing in nearly two years as they lost 4-1 after heading into the 9th with a 1-0 lead. Here ...

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Reggie says Rivera would like to pitch next season

Mariano Rivera showed up to camp in the final season of his contract at age 42 and made it sound like this may be his last season. Apparently he was telling friends this entire time that he planned on pitching again in 2013, according to Bob Nightengale of the USA Today. Nightengale spoke with Reggie Jackson, ...

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Yankees 2011 Old Timer’s Day Roster

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Three big time Yankees are making their Old Timer's Day debut: Bernie Williams, Joe Torre and Lou Piniella. Gene Monathan is throwing out the first pitch. I'm most looking forward to Strawberry and Fielder of course. They are two favorites of mine. Who are you most looking forward to? Former Yankees who will be in attendance: Luis Arroyo Jesse ...

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Phil Hughes Taking Reggie Jackson’s Advice: Relax

Via the NY Post: In late September, Mr. October stopped by Phil Hughes' locker for a chat. Hughes was preparing for a Sept. 26 start against the Red Sox, and the Yankees' wild card lead was dwindling because of a four-game losing streak. Originally scheduled to pitch Wednesday, the Yankees pushed Hughes up to Sunday and ...

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Interleague sets up World Series Rematches for Yankees

  The Yankees are right in the middle of their interleague games this season, and are heading west to play the D-backs and Dodgers, two former World Series opponents. Their last two series have been against the Mets and Phillies who were also in the World Series against the Bombers. The Phillies and Yanks faced off last October, ...

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