Syracuse Orthopedic Surgeons Yankees Flashback 8/17/2019

The Yankees’ World Series chances might be buoyed simply by the fact that this year ends in 9. Four different times in this similar situation the pinstripes won it all – its last title in 2009, but also 1939, a dominant team despite the illness that felled Lou Gehrig, 1949, when Casey Stengel arrived as manager for the first of a record five consecutive titles, and 1999, the middle year of the 1998-2000 run where the Yankees swept the Atlanta Braves and lost just one post-season game on the way to championship number 26. 

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