Yanks unveil Steinbrenner monument

Updated: September 21, 2010, 12:12 PM ET
By Andrew Marchand | ESPNNewYork.com

NEW YORK -- Dwarfing all the honorees in the historic park that now sits behind the center field wall at the new Yankee Stadium, George Steinbrenner's monument is at least twice the size of the ones for Babe Ruth, Mickey Mantle and Joe DiMaggio.

In a ceremony Monday, the Yankees unveiled the mammoth monument to Steinbrenner, who passed away two months ago at the age of 80.

"There are not that many monuments here," Yankees captain Derek Jeter said. "The Boss deserves one as much ...

Read full story


You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?


  • Mission Accomplished
    With eight runs including two home runs, the Yanks swept the Red Sox at Fenway for the first time in 14 years.