The Quiet Genius of Coach Penders
15, the number worn by New York Yankees catcher Thurman Munson, his favorite player growing up. Learning it belonged to another Husky player, he asked the veteran equipment manager for any odd number – but nothing with the No. 6, a number he ...
Enter Chris Sale, the next big star in the Red Sox-Yankees rivalry
But it remains a capital-R Rivalry that dates back to Babe Ruth and includes some of the game's biggest names, from Ted Williams, Joe DiMaggio and Carlton Fisk through Thurman Munson, Reggie Jackson, David Ortiz, Pedro Martinez, Derek Jeter and Alex ...
Legendary Yankee Lou Piniella Coming To Ridgewood
Ridgewood Daily Voice
... teams and his players, offering a detailed, up-close portrait of the Bronx Zoo's raucous personalities such as Reggie Jackson and Catfish Hunter, as well as his close friendship with Thurman Munson and his unusual relationship with George ...
At Hot Stove Cool Music, they're game for anything
The Boston Globe
“We had a band from New York called Carlton Fisk and a band from Boston called Thurman Munson. Actually, it was the last time that Thurman Munson ever played in public, because they had a fight in the dressing room and never got together again.”.