The things we forget: Part I
Closing Yankee Stadium was one of the biggest stories of the year
This story appeared in ESPN The Magazine's Dec. 15, 2008, issue. Subscribe today!
"The Things We Forget" is a chronicle of 2008 in sports. It is presented in 11 parts. This is Part 1, on the closing of Yankee Stadium. At the bottom of this piece, you can navigate to the other 10 parts.
BEFORE THE LAST game at Yankee Stadium, Derek Jeter sat in his sock feet.
Teammates had filled the space in front of his locker with baseballs, jerseys, photographs ...
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