Yankees, 1996, 19982000, 2009
The parade is just crazy. That many people?
I loved winning in St. Louis, but winning here was special because the Mets were down for so long. After so many years of bad play, it really captured the town. I couldn’t buy anything for weeks. One night at Canastel’s, dinner for a party of ten, they sent over Cristal for everybody. Everyone remembers me as a Met. Even in St. Louis.
U.S. Open champion, 197981, 1984
It’s the greatest city in the world. Madison Square Garden is the mecca of basketball. LeBron could save the sport. He could save the sport of basketball for about 10 million New Yorkers.