In 1979, the Yankees switched AAA affiliates from Tacoma (a one year stop) after more than a decade in Syracuse, to Columbus, Ohio, in the home state of owner George Steinbrenner. For fans of the[…]
For Ray Negron, a chance “meeting” with George Steinbrenner changed the course of his life. In his new book, “Yankee Miracles”, Negron recalls how the encounter, “saved my life.” In return, he’s now trying to help others believe that anything is possible.
They called them the “CBS Years,” the dark, dismal time when CBS owned the Yankees and the team floundered in mediocrity from 1965-1972. In 1973, a Midwestern shipping magnate named George Steinbrenner bought the team[…]