“Some ball yard!” –Babe Ruth Jacob Ruppert always insisted “Yankee Stadium was a mistake, not mine, but the Giants.” And in truth, had it not been for the Giants, there might never have been a Yankee Stadium.
Next fall my WHEN IT WAS JUST A GAME will be taking center stage. As promised, for those of you who are interested in excerpts, sneak previews, samples, here you go. One of Commissioner Pete Rozelle’s suggestions for the name of the new game was “The Big One.” That name … Continue reading
Frank Russo’s Cooperstown Chronicles had this blurb written for it which appears on the back cover of the book: “A labor of love, a mighty lode of fascinating anecdotes about all things baseball. Frank Russo has hit a grand slam home run.”