Allison’s Written Words Remembers…Yogi Berra.

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“1953 Bowman Yogi Berra” by Bowman Gum – Heritage Auctions. Licensed under Public Domain via Commons 

Like many Yankee fans (and anyone who loves and appreciates baseball and good humor), I was saddened to hear the news of Lawrence Peter “Yogi” Berra’s passing on Tuesday at the age of 90.  Berra was a familiar face to me, even from a young age, growing up watching Old Timers Day games on television and seeing archive footage of him in action.  Yogi will forever be known to me for his quick-witted Yogi-isms, statements that make no sense but are still hilarious nonetheless.

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