Baseball: Past and Present

Archive for the 'George Weiss' Category

What he did: In Summer of ’49, David Halberstam posited the major reason for the Yankees’ success in the years following World War II: their general manager, George Weiss. In his time on the job from 1947 to 1960, New York won 10 American League pennants and seven World Series titles, and not long after […]

  • Written by Graham Womack