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New York Yankees: Most Notable July 4th Moments In Team History

Ray Stubblebine, AP
Ray Stubblebine, AP

As we celebrate our nation’s independence, let’s take a look at some of the fireworks the New York Yankees have produced throughout their history.

The New York Yankees celebrate a long standing tradition of excellence which they take with them every Independence Day. Fittingly enough, some stand-out moments in their storied history have taken place on a day in which citizens throughout the country celebrate their freedom.

Whether it be a milestone, a speech, or a notable game, all of the July 4th successes go to show the rich history the franchise possesses.

Usually donning their red caps as they display a symbol of the country’s freedom, their play has not been hampered by any stretch. In fact, their ability to create storylines on a national holiday has gone a long way in upholding baseball’s name as America’s national pastime.

With that said, let’s take a look at the five most significant moments in Yankee history that have taken place on this wondrous day.