S: BY Austin Schreffler
BC: The New York Yankees | By: Austin Schreffler | Yankees the Best Team Ever!
FC: The New York Yankees
1: Yankees | Introduction | The Yankees are a major league team that plays in the East Division of the American League.They have won 27 world series titles! That's almost 20 more than any other team in history!
2: Yankee stadium has been around since 1913 but was torn down in 2010. The new stadium was built right across the street from the old stadium | Yankee Stadium
3: Yankee Stadium | YANKEES | The New Stadium is bigger than the old one but has one of the smallest fields in the Major League.
4: Hit one in the Gap! | Derek Jeter | Derek Jeter has played for the yankees his whole career. He has played for 17 years and has had 2,927 hits and is really close to getting 3,000 hits.
5: Derek has made a lot of spectacular plays in his career. He has earned 2 gold gloves and some hitting awards. | Yankees
6: Alex Rodriguez | Alex Rodriguez has played for 16 years he has played for 3 teams the Rangers, Mariners, and Yankees. He has earned the nickname A-rod for his many home runs. He has won 2 gold gloves and is the youngest person ever to hit 500 home runs. The team he plays on now is the Yankees. He has played on the Yankees longer than any other team he played on.
7: Yankees | The Yankees Logo is NY which stands for New York Yankees. It has been around ever since the Yankees got Started in 1913.
8: Mariano Rivera | Mariano Rivera is the closer for the Yankees he has been the closer since 1995 and was signed as a free agent. Some people say he is the best closer who ever played. He has a career ERA of 2.22 an exquisite accomplishment in the Majors.
9: Yankees Rule
10: Joe Diamaggio | Joe Dimaggio was one of the greatest all around players. He won 3 MVP awards and had a .325 career batting average. He also made one of the greatest over the shoulder catch of all time!
12: The Great... Babe Ruth | Babe Ruth played for 2 teams the Red Sox and the Yankees. He played for the Yankees most of his career. He won the MVP award once in 1923. He had 714 career home runs! The 3rd most in MLB history! Just behind Hank AAron and Barry Bonds.
13: Whitey Ford | Whitey Ford was a left handed pitcher for the Yankees in the 50's. He played for 16 seasons all for the Yankees. He won the Cy Young award in 1961. He had a career ERA of 2.75 which is fantastic in 16 seasons in the majors.
14: Mickey Mantle | Mickey Mantle played for the Yankees for 18 seasons. He had a .298 career batting average. He won the MVP award 3 times including twice in a row.
15: Yogi Berra | Yogi Berra was a catcher for the Yankees. He won the MVP award 3 times and was an All-Star every year except for his first year. He had a career batting average of .285.