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Thursday, June 28, 2012
Pinstripe Empire

Ruth and Gehrig

Since their breakthrough championship season in 1923, when Yankee Stadium opened, the New York Yankees have been baseball's most successful, decorated and colorful franchise. Home to Ruth, Gehrig, DiMaggio, Berra, Mantle, Jackson, and Mattingly; and later Torre, Jeter, Rivera and Rodriguez, the team has been a fixture in our national consciousness. Former Yankees PR director Marty Appeal speaks with Jeremy Schaap about his latest book, "Pinstripe Empire." Listen