Yankee Stadium Demolition Photos- 8/20/09

Kevin RozellSenior Writer IAugust 23, 2009

NEW YORK - AUGUST 12:  Robinson Cano #24 of the New York Yankees celebrates after hitting the game winning single against the Toronto Blue Jays during the MLB game on August 12, 2009 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City.  The Yankees won 4-3 in 11 innings. (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

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Here are some photographs of the old Yankee Stadium taken by Tom Kaminski in Chopper 880. They are in the process of taking down the letters on the face of the stadium. The letters that spelled “YANKEE STADIUM” have been purchased by Reggie Jackson. I wonder what he will do with them. 

This is what Reggie said: “I might build a Stadium at home [Carmel], light it up and make it with 100-foot fences so that when I am 75 I can hit a home run at Yankee Stadium,” Jackson said.

I think this is as bad as it gets. The stadium won’t even have a name soon…