Yankees Throw Birthday Party For The Boss
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) – Yankees owner George Steinbrenner has been
given and early birthday party.
Team employees, family members and friends spent time with
Steinbrenner at the Yankees' spring training complex Thursday,
three days before the Boss' 80th birthday on July 4.
Among those in attendance were Steinbrenner's sons, Hal and
Hank, daughters, Jennifer and Jessica, and longtime friend Howard
“Hopalong” Cassady, the 1955 Heisman Trophy winner.
Steinbrenner turned over day-to-day operations of the Yankees to
his sons in late 2007, He comes to his office at the spring complex
about once a week.
Steinbrenner will be with his family Sunday, and also might
watch a fireworks display in downtown Tampa.
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