Category Archive: Essays.1947-Yankees

1947 Yankees: The hiring of manager Bucky Harris

The announcement on November 5, 1946 that Bucky Harris would…

1947 Yankees: Spring training in Florida

The Yankees traveled to Florida for spring training in 1947 seeking…

1947 Yankees: The Yankees' involvement with Leo Durocher's suspension

Leo Durocher's season-long suspension in 1947 resulted from several…

1947 Yankees: Reynolds and Raschi, building blocks of a dynasty

Two pitchers emerged in the New York Yankees' remarkable 1947…

1947 Yankees: The 19-game winning streak

On June 29, 1947, the New York Yankees began a 19-game winning…

1947 Yankees: Bill Bevens' almost World Series no-hitter

With the favored New York Yankees leading the Brooklyn Dodgers…
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