All posts tagged "Harvey Frommer"

  • BOONE TOWN! OCTOBER 16, 17, 2003

    By Harvey Frommer The following excerpt from my The Ultimate Yankee Book celebrates “Booney,” the new guy...

  • REMEMBERING MEL ALLEN

    By Harvey Frommer I had the very good fortune in 1990 to visit the legendary Mel Allen...

  • REMEMBERING ELSTON HOWARD

    “A man of great gentleness and dignity” –on his Plaque in Monument Park “He deserves credit and...

  • RED BARBER

    “Red was perhaps the most literate sports announcer I ever met.”-Vin Scully In my early and middle...

  • The Rivalry: Yanks vs Red Sox

    Babe Ruth at Fenway Back then, as the story goes, there was a get-together in the woods....

  • How Murderers’ Row Shaped Baseball

    When Yankee owner Colonel Ruppert’s “Rough Riders,” as some called them in the late 1920s, were not...

  • Dog Days at Fenway Park

    With the crowds having fun at the hub in Boston, with the team gearing up to go...