• Greatest/Favorite Yankees Tournament – Championship Round – Results

    Posted by on April 28th, 2010 · Comments (0)

    Here is the winner – in bold:

    Babe Ruth 81.6%
    Mickey Mantle 18.4%

    The Big Bam is still the man…after all these years.

    Here is how it all went down – click on the image to enlarge it:

    Thanks to all who voted in the surveys. Hope you enjoyed it!

    Greatest/Favorite Yankees Tournament

    Posted by on April 26th, 2010 · Comments (0)

    This final round is about to close soon…so, if you don’t have your votes in yet, here’s your chance:

    Greatest/Favorite Yankees Tournament – Championship Round

    Greatest/Favorite Yankees Tournament – Championship Round

    Posted by on April 23rd, 2010 · Comments (0)

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    Have fun – pick your favorites or pick who you thought was a better Yankee. It’s your choice. And, feel free to use the comments section here to discuss and debate the match-ups and your picks.

    Greatest/Favorite Yankees Tournament – Final Four – Results

    Posted by on April 22nd, 2010 · Comments (5)

    Here are the winners – in bold:

    Babe Ruth 61.1%
    Lou Gehrig 38.9%

    Mickey Mantle 53.7%
    Joe DiMaggio 46.3%

    The Mantle-DiMaggio vote was a close one!

    So, now, for the championship, it will be The Babe vs. The Mick. Look for that survey to be posted soon.

    Greatest/Favorite Yankees Tournament

    Posted by on April 21st, 2010 · Comments (0)

    This round is about to close soon…so, if you don’t have your votes in yet, here’s your chance:

    Greatest/Favorite Yankees Tournament – Final Four

    Greatest/Favorite Yankees Tournament – Final Four

    Posted by on April 19th, 2010 · Comments (9)

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    Have fun – pick your favorites or pick who you thought was a better Yankee. It’s your choice. And, feel free to use the comments section here to discuss and debate the match-ups and your picks.

    Greatest/Favorite Yankees Tournament – Elite Eight – Results

    Posted by on April 16th, 2010 · Comments (2)

    Here are the winners – in bold:

    Babe Ruth 82.6%
    Mariano Rivera 17.4%

    Lou Gehrig 69.6%
    Derek Jeter 30.4%

    Mickey Mantle 60.9%
    Yogi Berra 39.1%

    Joe DiMaggio 92.8%
    Whitey Ford 7.2%

    This means all the #1 seeds have advanced to the Final Four. Here are the match-ups for the next round:

    Ruth vs. Gehrig
    Mantle vs. DiMaggio

    Should be fun! Look for the Final Four survey to be posted soon.

    Greatest/Favorite Yankees Tournament

    Posted by on April 16th, 2010 · Comments (0)

    This round is about to close soon…so, if you don’t have your votes in yet, here’s your chance:

    Greatest/Favorite Yankees Tournament – Elite Eight

    Greatest/Favorite Yankees Tournament – Elite Eight

    Posted by on April 14th, 2010 · Comments (15)

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    Have fun – pick your favorites or pick who you thought was a better Yankee. It’s your choice. And, feel free to use the comments section here to discuss and debate the match-ups and your picks.

    Greatest/Favorite Yankees Tournament – Sweet 16, Div IV – Results

    Posted by on April 13th, 2010 · Comments (16)

    Here are the winners – in bold:

    Joe DiMaggio 85.3%
    Thurman Munson 14.7%

    Jorge Posada 32.4%
    Whitey Ford 67.6%

    This means all the #1 and #2 seeds have advanced to the Elite Eight. Here are the match-ups for the next round:

    Babe Ruth (1)          Lou Gehrig (1)  
    Mariano Rivera (2)     Derek Jeter (2) 
    
    Mickey Mantle (1)      Joe DiMaggio (1)
    Yogi Berra (2)         Whitey Ford (2) 
    

    Look for the Elite Eight survey to be posted soon.

    Greatest/Favorite Yankees Tournament – Sweet 16, Div III – Results

    Posted by on April 12th, 2010 · Comments (0)

    Here are the winners – in bold:

    Mickey Mantle 96.3%
    Lefty Gomez 3.7%

    Goose Gossage 1.2%
    Yogi Berra 98.8%

    The Mick and “Yog” move on to the Elite Eight.

    Greatest/Favorite Yankees Tournament – Sweet 16, Div II – Results

    Posted by on April 12th, 2010 · Comments (0)

    Here are the winners – in bold:

    Lou Gehrig 98.6%
    Reggie Jackson 1.4%

    Don Mattingly 9.6%
    Derek Jeter 90.4%

    D.J. and the Iron Horse move on to the Elite Eight.

    Don’t forget that we still have these contests in play:

    Greatest/Favorite Yankees Tournament – Sweet 16, Div III
    Greatest/Favorite Yankees Tournament – Sweet 16, Div IV

    Greatest/Favorite Yankees Tournament – Sweet 16, Div I – Results

    Posted by on April 11th, 2010 · Comments (1)

    Here are the winners – in bold:

    Babe Ruth 100.0%
    Ron Guidry 0.0%

    Alex Rodriguez 7.1%
    Mariano Rivera 92.9%

    Mo and the Babe move on to the Elite Eight.

    Greatest/Favorite Yankees Tournament – Sweet 16, Div IV

    Posted by on April 10th, 2010 · Comments (0)

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    Have fun – pick your favorites or pick who you thought was a better Yankee. It’s your choice. And, feel free to use the comments section here to discuss and debate the match-ups and your picks.

    Greatest/Favorite Yankees Tournament – Sweet 16, Div III

    Posted by on April 9th, 2010 · Comments (0)

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    Have fun – pick your favorites or pick who you thought was a better Yankee. It’s your choice. And, feel free to use the comments section here to discuss and debate the match-ups and your picks.

    Greatest/Favorite Yankees Tournament – Brackets After Round II

    Posted by on April 9th, 2010 · Comments (0)

    Here they are, below – click on the image to enlarge it:

    And, here are the Greatest/Favorite Yankees Tournament “Sweet 16″ – Babe Ruth (1), Ron Guidry (4), Alex Rodriguez (3), Mariano Rivera (2), Lou Gehrig (1), Reggie Jackson (4), Don Mattingly (3), Derek Jeter (2), Mickey Mantle (1), Lefty Gomez (4), Goose Gossage (3), Yogi Berra (2), Joe DiMaggio (1), Thurman Munson (5), Jorge Posada (6), Whitey Ford (2).

    The number next to each name indicates their DIV seed at the start of the tournament.

    Greatest/Favorite Yankees Tournament – Div IV, Round II – Results

    Posted by on April 9th, 2010 · Comments (0)

    Here are the winners – in bold:

    Joe DiMaggio 98.6%
    Elston Howard 1.4%

    Thurman Munson 64.8%
    Bernie Williams 35.2%

    Jorge Posada 52.1%
    Bill Dickey 47.9%

    Red Ruffing 5.5%
    Whitey Ford 94.5%

    Two upsets in this one. In DIV I, II, and III of Round II, the 1, 2, 3, and 4 seeds in the DIV made it to the Sweet 16. However, here, Thurman Munson (5) beat Bernie Williams (4). And, in a close race, Jorge Posada (6) beat Bill Dickey (3).

    Don’t forget that we still have these contests in play:

    Greatest/Favorite Yankees Tournament – Sweet 16, Div I
    Greatest/Favorite Yankees Tournament – Sweet 16, Div II

    Greatest/Favorite Yankees Tournament – Div III, Round II – Results

    Posted by on April 9th, 2010 · Comments (0)

    Here are the winners – in bold:

    Mickey Mantle 98.8%
    Tony Lazzeri 1.2%

    Roy White 27.5%
    Lefty Gomez 72.5%

    Dave Winfield 40.7%
    Goose Gossage 59.3%

    Phil Rizzuto 12.3%
    Yogi Berra 87.7%

    No shockers here – the 1, 2, 3, and 4 seeds in this DIV make it to the Sweet 16…as was the case in DIV I and II in Round II as well.

    Greatest/Favorite Yankees Tournament

    Posted by on April 7th, 2010 · Comments (0)

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    Greatest/Favorite Yankees Tournament – Sweet 16, Div II

    Posted by on April 7th, 2010 · Comments (13)

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    Have fun – pick your favorites or pick who you thought was a better Yankee. It’s your choice. And, feel free to use the comments section here to discuss and debate the match-ups and your picks.

    Greatest/Favorite Yankees Tournament – Sweet 16, Div I

    Posted by on April 6th, 2010 · Comments (3)

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    Have fun – pick your favorites or pick who you thought was a better Yankee. It’s your choice. And, feel free to use the comments section here to discuss and debate the match-ups and your picks.

    Greatest/Favorite Yankees Tournament – Div II, Round II – Results

    Posted by on April 6th, 2010 · Comments (3)

    Here are the winners – in bold:

    Lou Gehrig 97.3%
    Dave Righetti 2.7%

    Bobby Murcer 43.8%
    Reggie Jackson 56.2%

    Andy Pettitte 37.0%
    Don Mattingly 63.0%

    Charlie Keller 1.4%
    Derek Jeter 98.6%

    Don’t forget that we still have these contests in play:

    Greatest/Favorite Yankees Tournament – Div III, Round II
    Greatest/Favorite Yankees Tournament – Div IV, Round II

    Greatest/Favorite Yankees Tournament – Div I, Round II – Results

    Posted by on April 5th, 2010 · Comments (1)

    Here are the winners – in bold:

    Babe Ruth 96.1%
    Rickey Henderson 3.9%

    Roger Maris 32.9%
    Ron Guidry 67.1%

    Sparky Lyle 14.3%
    Alex Rodriguez 85.7%

    Paul O’Neill 9.1%
    Mariano Rivera 90.9%

    Don’t forget that we still have these contests in play:

    Greatest/Favorite Yankees Tournament – Div III, Round II
    Greatest/Favorite Yankees Tournament – Div IV, Round II

    Greatest/Favorite Yankees Tournament – Div IV, Round II

    Posted by on April 5th, 2010 · Comments (0)

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    Have fun – pick your favorites or pick who you thought was a better Yankee. It’s your choice. And, feel free to use the comments section here to discuss and debate the match-ups and your picks.

    Greatest/Favorite Yankees Tournament – Div III, Round II

    Posted by on April 3rd, 2010 · Comments (1)

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    Have fun – pick your favorites or pick who you thought was a better Yankee. It’s your choice. And, feel free to use the comments section here to discuss and debate the match-ups and your picks.

    Greatest/Favorite Yankees Tournament – Brackets After Round I

    Posted by on April 3rd, 2010 · Comments (0)

    Here they are, below – click on the image to enlarge it:

    Greatest/Favorite Yankees Tournament – Div IV, Round I – Results

    Posted by on April 3rd, 2010 · Comments (1)

    Here are the winners – in bold:

    Joe DiMaggio 98.8%
    Jack Chesbro 1.3%

    Vic Raschi 19.2%
    Elston Howard 80.8%

    Thurman Munson 100.0%
    Ryne Duren 0.0%

    Bernie Williams 88.5%
    David Cone 11.5%

    Jorge Posada 77.5%
    Willie Randolph 22.5%

    Bill Dickey 94.9%
    Waite Hoyt 5.1%

    Red Ruffing 92.4%
    Herb Pennock 7.6%

    Whitey Ford 95.0%
    Mel Stottlemyre 5.0%

    Don’t forget that we still have these contests in play:

    Greatest/Favorite Yankees Tournament – Div I, Round II
    Greatest/Favorite Yankees Tournament – Div II, Round II

    Greatest/Favorite Yankees Tournament

    Posted by on April 2nd, 2010 · Comments (0)

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    Greatest/Favorite Yankees Tournament – Div II, Round II

    Posted by on April 1st, 2010 · Comments (2)

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    Have fun – pick your favorites or pick who you thought was a better Yankee. It’s your choice. And, feel free to use the comments section here to discuss and debate the match-ups and your picks.

    Greatest/Favorite Yankees Tournament – Div III, Round I – Results

    Posted by on March 31st, 2010 · Comments (1)

    Here are the winners – in bold:

    Mickey Mantle 100.0%
    Fritz Peterson 0.0%

    Allie Reynolds 36.0%
    Tony Lazzeri 64.0%

    Roy White 51.8%
    Bill Skowron 48.2%

    Lefty Gomez 100.0%
    Carl Mays 0.0%

    Dave Winfield 69.8%
    Bob Meusel 30.2%

    Goose Gossage 91.8%
    Bob Shawkey 8.2%

    Phil Rizzuto 69.8%
    Mike Mussina 30.2%

    Yogi Berra 100.0%
    Johnny Murphy 0.0%

    Don’t forget that we still have these contests in play:

    Greatest/Favorite Yankees Tournament – Div IV, Round I
    Greatest/Favorite Yankees Tournament – Div I, Round II

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