The Boss' legacy bigger than The Babe's

Without ever stepping to the plate, George Steinbrenner outslugged Babe Ruth

Updated: July 14, 2010, 1:56 AM ET
By Ian O'Connor | ESPNNewYork.com

George Steinbrenner picked up the phone, and it was good to hear the sound of his voice. Not many people have ever made that claim -- happy to hear from Steinbrenner, that is -- but this would be the last roar from the loudest lion.

The last night The Boss was really The Boss.

He was in declining health in the fall of 2007, and his team was in a declining state in the American League Division Series. Steinbrenner hated losing to his hometown team, the Cleveland Indians, ...

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