Yogi Berra, the Once and Future Yankee

It ain't over 'til it's over, and it never will be.

Mr. Yankees, 1925-2015

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Baseball lore is often about exaggeration, overvaluing a player's accomplishments or obscuring his true place in the game with hyperbole. That isn't a risk you run when talking about Yogi Berra, who died Tuesday evening at the age of 90.

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