BEFORE THEY WERE “YANKEES”

1901 Baltimore Franchise before they moved to New York
As was common with all members of the American League, the team was called the New York Americans.

BEFORE FREE-AGENCY

Reggie Jackson Press conference in 1976 for 1977
“New York Highlanders” named for the team’s elevated location (the islands highest points between 165th and 168th streets)
Highlanders First Box Score

UNFINISHED BUSINESS

Hill Top Park
Hilltop park 1912
The Site where Hilltop Park Stood until Columbia Presbyterian was built.

THE BABE RUTH AGE

April 18, 1923-The New Yankee Stadium Opening Day-Babe Ruth and Team

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