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BrooklynFans of Books: The Origins Of The Yankees

A Franchise On the Rise: The First Twenty Years Of The New York Yankees

By Don Amore, Foreword by John Sterling

Sports Publishing, $27.99

The New York Yankees are the most successful franchise in American sports with 27 world championships.

In A Franchise on the Rise, veteran sportswriter Dom Amore looks at the origins of the franchise, and takes readers back in time to the first twenty years of the team’s existence, from 1903 to 1923.

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NYCFC Uses Big Second Half To Maul Montreal

(Jonathan Lewis (17, right) celebrates his goal with Maxi Moralez – USA Today Sports)

New York City Football Club rolled to a 3-0 win over the Montreal Impact on Wednesday night at Yankee Stadium, with all goals coming in a big second half.

NYCFC imrpoved to 11-4-4, with 37 points, in second place in the Eastern Conference, now just three points behind Atlanta for the top spot, and five points ahead of the Red Bulls. They have gained six points on the Red Bulls this week, as they beat them at The Stadium on Sunday night, 1-0.

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