Where Reggie Jackson ranks iconic 3-homer game, 40 years later

Forty years ago Wednesday, Reggie Jackson turned on the baseball universe to the point that to this day the Hall of Fame slugger is constantly reminded of hitting three home runs in Game 6 of the 1977 World Series between the Yankees and Dodgers at Yankee Stadium. “Every day. There aren’t

Yankees’ ALDS hope first had to take the baton from Mr. October

CLEVELAND — On a night when CC Sabathia may well have thrown his final meaningful pitches as a Yankee, it seemed a good time to remember that at the beginning, when the Yankees were still recruiting him, still wooing him, it took a fateful collision of eras to help close

Reggie Jackson sees Aaron Judge’s future and it’s bright

ANAHEIM, Calif. — Reggie Jackson hit 563 home runs, won four World Series titles, is a Hall of Famer and has done very well financially. Yet, as he watched Aaron Judge dominate big-league pitching across the first 10 weeks of the season “Mr. October’’ proposed switching places. “I’ll trade my past for

Yankees celebrate 1977 World Series title at fundraiser

TORONTO — Talking from his Florida home, Bucky Dent heard the question and paused before answering. “Time is flying, I don’t believe it,’’ the former Yankees shortstop said when asked if it seemed real that it is the 40th anniversary of the 1977 Yankees, a team that will be celebrated Monday

A legend’s take on Yankees’ two untouchable prospects

Mr. October believes the Yankees are close to getting back to the postseason, but Reggie Jackson doesn’t want them to mortgage the future to get there. “It’s about winning,” Jackson said Monday. “You don’t want to trade your kids, but I’m sure [the front office] is gonna do the right things

Yankees celebrate 1977 World Series title at fundraiser

TORONTO — Talking from his Florida home, Bucky Dent heard the question and paused before answering. “Time is flying, I don’t believe it,’’ the former Yankees shortstop said when asked if it seemed real that it is the 40th anniversary of the 1977 Yankees, a team that will be celebrated Monday