101 Reasons to Love the Yankees: And 10 Reasons to Hate the Red Sox

101 Reasons to Love the Yankees: And 10 Reasons to Hate the Red Sox

by Ron Green Jr.


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Since their early days at the Polo Grounds, the Yankees have been destined for greatness. As baseball's most successful team, the Yankees have a devoted legion of fans who have endless reasons to cheer them on year after year.

This revised and updated edition of 101 Reasons to Love the Yankees is a rousing celebration of the Bronx Bombers told through historic and contemporary photos, baseball cards, trivia, sports lore, and memorabilia. The book captures 101 highlights of this baseball dynasty: the pinstripes, Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig, Yankee Stadium, Joe DiMaggio, Yogi-isms, Billy Martin, Reggie Jackson, the subway series, legendary closer Mariano Rivera, Derek Jeter, George Steinbrenner, the championships. The Yankees captured the hearts of past generations—and continue to do the same for the newest generation of baseball lovers.

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781584797159
Publisher: ABRAMS
Publication date: 08/01/2009
Series: 101 Reasons to Love
Edition description: Revised
Pages: 120
Sales rank: 1,127,041
Product dimensions: 7.10(w) x 7.10(h) x 0.80(d)
Age Range: 13 - 18 Years

About the Author

Ron Green, Jr., a native of North Carolina, is a sportswriter for The Charlotte Observer. He is the author of 101 Reasons to Love the Cardinals, 101 Reasons to Love the Dodgers, and 101 Reasons to Love the Braves.

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