1. Casey Stengel Remembered: A Baseball Icon and a Yankee Immortal

    The rambling, shifting, stream-of-consciousness syntax of Casey Stengel has filled thousands of newspaper and magazine pages with anecdotes ranging from amusing and wise to droll and banal, and sometimes vulgar...

    Harvey Frommer Written by Harvey Frommer about 3 years ago 660 reads 3 comments

  2. Summer of '41: Joe DiMaggio's Epic 56-Game Hitting Streak Remembered

    The 1941 Yankees were a loaded team. They would win 101 games, the American League pennant and the world championship...

    Harvey Frommer Written by Harvey Frommer about 3 years ago 673 reads 2 comments

  3. Latest Sports Book Reviews: From Legendary Baseball to Stream Fishing

    The variety and quality of books on sports keeps on coming. Some are sac flies, others are bunt singles and still others could be considered double, triples or home runs...

    Harvey Frommer Written by Harvey Frommer about 3 years ago 309 reads 0 comments

  4. New York Yankees "Sandman" Mariano Rivera and the Save Rule

    “Enter Sandman” blared again over the Yankee Stadium speakers. Mariano Rivera of the New York Yankees tipped his cap to the crowd and beamed.The Yankee “stopper” had set a new major league record—602 career saves...

    Harvey Frommer Written by Harvey Frommer about over 3 years ago 1,280 reads 15 comments

  5. Fenway Park, the Morgue: The Dark 1960s of the Boston Red Sox

    (Excerpt from Remembering Fenway Park: An Oral and Narrative History of the Home of the Boston Red Sox /Abrams 2011...

    Harvey Frommer Written by Harvey Frommer about over 3 years ago 387 reads 6 comments