Autographed Yogi Berra "He Was Out" Photograph Certified. Autographed Yogi Berra "He Was Out" Photograph Certified This Picture Lawrence Peter "Yogi" Berra (May 12, 1925 ####x2013; September 22, 2015) was an American professional baseball catcher, who later took on the roles of manager and coach.
He played 19 seasons in Major League Baseball (MLB) (1946####x2013;1963, 1965), all but the last for the New York Yankees. This one-of-a-kind piece is a perfect for any sports memorabilia collector. Berra was a native of St. Louis and signed with the Yankees in 1943 before serving in the United States Navy as a gunner's mate in the Normandy landings during World War II, where he earned a Purple Heart. He made his major-league debut at age 21 in 1946 and was a mainstay in the Yankees' lineup during the team's championship years beginning in 1949 and continuing through 1962.
Despite his short stature (he was 5 feet 7 inches tall), Berra was a power hitter and strong defensive catcher. Berra played 18 seasons with the Yankees before retiring after the 1963 season. He spent the next year as their manager, then joined the New York Mets in 1965 as coach (and briefly a player again). Berra remained with the Mets for the next decade, serving the last four years as their manager. He was one of seven managers to lead both American and National League teams to the World Series.Berra appeared as a player, coach or manager in every one of the 13 World Series that New York baseball teams won from 1947 through 1981. Overall, he appeared in 22 World Series, 13 on the winning side.
Berra caught Don Larsen's perfect game in Game 5 of the 1956 World Series. He also holds the all-time record for shutouts caught, with 173. The Yankees retired his uniform number 8 in 1972; Bill Dickey had previously worn number 8, and both catchers had that number retired by the Yankees.
The club honored him with a plaque in Monument Park in 1988. Berra was named to the MLB All-Century Team in a vote by fans in 1999. For the remainder of his life, he was closely involved with the Yogi Berra Museum and Learning Center, which he opened on the campus of Montclair State University in 1998. Berra quit school after the eighth grade.
 He was known for his malapropisms as well as pithy and paradoxical statements, such as "It ain't over'til it's over", while speaking to reporters. He once simultaneously denied and confirmed his reputation by stating, I really didn't say everything I said.
" Signatures: Yogi Berra Team: New York Yankees Frame Size: 16" x 13 Authenticity: Antiquities of California (Aoc-25485) Includes: Frame, authenticity certificate Overall Condition: Pristine pre-owned condition, Signature in perfect condition Frame has minimal wear and scratches. ######xA0; ######xA0; ######xA0; ######xA0; ######xA0; ######xA0;######xA0. Please pay as soon as possible upon our acceptance of your offer, as that will allow us to post your item to you sooner!We strive to describe and photograph all of our items accurately. The Relux######xA0;has over 30 years of knowledge and expertise in Jewelry/Antiques/Fashion and luxury goods.
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