This day in baseball: Yogi fired

In spite of a 99-63 record for the season, on October 17, 1964, the New York Yankees fired manager Yogi Berra.  The Yankees had lost the 1964 World Series to the Cardinals in seven games.

Deadspin


4 Comments on “This day in baseball: Yogi fired”

  1. verdun2 says:

    Like it was Yogi’s fault Bob Gibson was unhittable. Yutz.
    v

  2. There were some good ball players in that series. It’s funny to think of yogi Berra fired from Yankees. Ghost of Steinbrenner to come.


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