Infographic: The Age of the Yankees

I’m at an age where I’ve started noticing that many professional baseball players are younger than I am.  As a Royals fan, virtually the entire team that I root for is younger than I am, and I actually find myself surprised to notice when a player is older than me.

This infographic is a few years old, but it does present an interesting perspective that I’m sure we can all relate to as fans.


8 Comments on “Infographic: The Age of the Yankees”

  1. verdun2 says:

    Had that problem for a lot (a whole lot) of years. 🙂

  2. Hey, I’m not even on that chart! When Jamie Moyer retired, I knew I was out of the “well, at least one guy is older than me” game.

  3. wkkortas says:

    I’m barreling toward the old Casey Stengel adage “Everybody my age is dead, and you can look it up.”

  4. mrbill7474 says:

    And isn’t it ironic, as we slide downhill toward the inevitable, that the graph slightly resembles a gun? 🙂

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