George Steinbrenner

George Steinbrenner cooperstownexpert.com
Birthdate 07/04/1930
Death Date 07/13/2010
Debut Year 1973
Year of Induction
Teams Yankees
Positions Executive, Owner

Under the ownership of George Steinbrenner the Yankees won eleven American League Pennants and seven World Series Championships.

In the collection:

George Steinbrenner handwritten thank-you note

George Steinbrenner handwritten thank-you note

Known for his combative nature and win-at-all-costs outlook George Steinbrenner was the Yankee owner for seven World Series titles. In the collection is this thank you note dated August 13, 1986 and written entirely in The Boss’s hand. A controversial figure, Steinbrenner was banned by commiss
Envelope used for George Steinbrenner's thank-you note

Envelope used for George Steinbrenner's thank-you note

Nice to see George Steinbrenner taking the time not only to write his thank-you note but also to address the envelope. Postmarked from the Bronx, NY, the envelope must have been a thrill to open by its recipient. The Steinbrenner Yankees won eleven American League pennants and seven World Series championships.
Back of the envelope also in George Steinbrenner's hand

Back of the envelope also in George Steinbrenner's hand

Does George Steinbrenner belong in the Hall of Fame? Many think that’s the case. Not many owners are enshrined in Cooperstown and some believe former Cardinals owner Sam Breadon is the next in line. Steinbrenner’s high profile will no doubt help and hinder his case for Cooperstown. The b

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