I have been an avid Yankee fan as long as I can remember. My Dad used to
take us to games at the old Yankee Stadium a few times a year and it was
always so special. The hot dogs, the peanuts, the crazy fans, are etched in
The only problem was that the Yankee teams from the mid 60's to the mid 70's were terrible! Season after season started out with great expectations only to end in bitter disappointment. I always stayed loyal and as the team
improved and they were back on top again, everyone knew I wasn't a fair
On Wednesday night I attended the opening World Series Game between the
Yankees and the Phillies in the New Yankee Stadium. Everything looked brand new, but, you know what? The smells, the hot dogs, the sounds, and the crazy fans, were still the same as I remembered them some forty years ago.