A small selection of historical photos


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  • Rookie Mickey Mantle in spring training - March 22, 1951

  • "Baptism by fire" Mickey facing Cleveland hurler Bob Feller in 1951

  • Mickey breaking up double play vs. Detroit Tigers - Sept. 15, 1951

  • Mickey's first World Series Home Run (vs. Brooklyn) - Oct. 06, 1952

  • Mickey and teammate Billy Martin Admiring the ball that Mickey hit 565' in Griffith Stadium - Apr. 17, 1953

  • Mickey unleashing another homer - Sept. 13, 1955

  • Posing for photographer during Triple Crown season - June 9, 1956

  • Clutch home run vs. Detroit Tigers - Sept. 3, 1961

  • Mickey hits 3 home runs (vs. Senators) - May 6, 1962

  • Making great catch to save extra base hit (vs. A's) - July 16, 1962