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Yankees to wear two memorial patches

Updated: July 14, 2010, 2:03 AM ET
By Andrew Marchand | ESPNNewYork.com

ANAHEIM, Calif. -- The New York Yankees will wear two arm patches to recognize the passings of former principal owner George M. Steinbrenner III and longtime public address announcer Bob Sheppard.

The 80-year-old Steinbrenner died Tuesday of a heart attack. Sheppard, the voice of Yankee Stadium from 1951 to 2007, passed away Sunday. He was 99.

The team announced the Steinbrenner commemorative patch will be worn above the interlocking "NY" on the left ...

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