Billy Martin (Baseball)

  • Blogs

    November 9, 2010

    Hall of Fame Push for George Steinbrenner and Billy Martin?

    ​Clearly there's a push to sweep George Steinbrenner and Billy Martin (and possibly Ron Guidry) into the Hall of Fame in one package. We'll deal with Guidry later. In fact, we'll deal with the case for Steinbrenner later. Right now, we'll say about Martin that he was a mediocre player - 102 ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 28, 2010

    Ken Burns Outed as a Red Sox Fan

    ​The Tenth Inning, the two-part, four-hour update of Ken Burns's 1994 documentary Baseball, airs tonight and tomorrow night (September 28-29) on PBS. We caught up with the show's creator and co-director, Ken Burns, at Yankee Stadium last week before the tribute to George Steinbrenner. Are ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 12, 2010

    Three Days at Shea: All Heaven Broke Loose

    ​Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. October 23, 1969, Vol. XIV, No. 54 Three Days at Shea: All Heaven Broke Loose by Joe Flaherty It is no small wonder that H.L. Mencken was a cranky fellow. Living in Baltimore can do that to a man. Its proximity to New York is so close, ... More >>

  • Film

    July 31, 2007

    Love Goes To Buildings On Fire

    1977 New York gets the VH1 treatment and, oh my, wasn't it fun back then!

  • News

    May 1, 2007

    Bring Me the Head of Joe Torre

    Hey, it was nice while it lasted. And so was the Yankee skipper. Probably too nice for a last-place team.

  • Books

    April 12, 2005

    Escape From New York

    When Gotham bottomed out: A serial killer, widespread arson, and the seeds of reinvention

  • News

    October 28, 2003

    A Very Hard Fall

    Battered by the Marlins, the Yanks Face Spankings by You-Know-Who

  • News

    October 22, 2002
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    July 17, 2001

    Where Have You Gone, Derek Jeter?

    Before We Enshrine the Local Hero, Let’s Take a Look at Some Cold Facts

  • News

    June 12, 2001

    Three Kings

    Bob Sheppard, Eddie Layton, and Robert Merrill Are Yankee Stadium Royalty

  • News

    January 11, 2000
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    July 6, 1999

    Home Away From Home

    A Yankee Fan's History of Fenway Park

  • News

    June 15, 1999

    The Hillary Clinton Cheat Sheet

    A Guide to the Scandals and Issues That Could Stall Her Senate Run

  • News

    October 27, 1998