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Teammates Reflect on Number 9

September 25, 2011 in WDAY

Yankee Stadium, NY (WDAY TV) – Roger Maris may not his spot in the baseball hall of fame, but today, he was given the royal treatment at Yankee Stadium and with some of his old teammates in town, it was time to reflect on number 9. Continue Reading

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Yankees manager Joe Girardi weighs in on Maris celebration

September 23, 2011 in WDAY

New York, NY (WDAY TV) – The much anticipated ceremony tonight honoring Roger Maris’s historic feat of 61 homeruns in 1961 is being delayed. Continue Reading

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Maris fondly remembered in Monument Park

September 22, 2011 in WDAY

New York, NY (WDAY TV) – On Wednesday, we saw how Roger Maris’s record breaking homerun season was commemorated in Cooperstown. Continue Reading

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Maris had tough road to win over Yankees’ fans

September 22, 2011 in WDAY

New York, NY (WDAY TV) – It was the most cherished record in sports, Babe Ruth’s single-season homerun record. 50 years ago Roger Maris and Mickey Mantle were both on pace to break it. Continue Reading

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Maris family proud to celebrate Roger

September 22, 2011 in WDAY

New York, NY (WDAY TV) – The spotlight of major league baseball will be shining on Yankee Stadium tomorrow night as the pin-stripes host the rival Red Sox, but prior to the game all the talk will be about Roger Maris. Continue Reading

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Yankees ready to honor Maris

September 22, 2011 in WDAY

New York, NY (WDAY TV) – For the first time in 50 years Roger Maris is the talk of New York. Tomorrow the Yankees will honor Roger’s historic feat of breaking Babe Ruth’s single-season homerun mark when he hit 16 homeruns in 1961. Continue Reading

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Fans weigh in on Maris’ Hall of Fame status

September 21, 2011 in WDAY

Cooperstown, NY (WDAY TV) – We saw at six that Roger Maris is well represented in the Baseball Hall of Fame despite not being inducted into it. We’ve also heard from voters as to why Maris doesn’t belong in the Hall. But what do fans think? Continue Reading

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Maris memorobilia rare Cooperstown

September 21, 2011 in WDAY

Cooperstown, NY (WDAY TV) – The New York Yankees will honor one of baseball’s greatest feats Friday; Roger Maris breaking Babe Ruth’s single-season homerun record. Tonight we take you to Cooperstown, New York, home of baseball’s Hall of Fame. Continue Reading

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Former teammates, coaches remember Hansen’s determination

September 19, 2011 in WDAY

Buffalo, NY (WDAY TV) – Phil Hansen’s name will be on Ralph Wilson Stadium forever. Continue Reading

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Hall of Fame chances for Maris slim

September 14, 2011 in WDAY

Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) – There are few men more important to baseball history than Roger Maris. Continue Reading