July 17 (Bloomberg) -- New York Yankees Hall of Fame catcher Yogi Berra won’t be at the team’s Old-Timers Day this afternoon after falling at his home last night.
“"Yogi fell down last night near our house, and suffered some bruises,” his family said in a statement. “He is now recovering at home.”
The Yankees will be honoring late owner George Steinbrenner and former public-address announcer Bob Sheppard at the event.
Berra, 85, lives in Montclair, New Jersey.
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