Every New York Yankee fan will enjoy this one-of-a-kind collection of the team's World Series games from 1921 through the Golden Era when Roger Maris challenged Babe Ruth's records. The story begins with the October heroics of Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig, and continues to midcentury when the Yankees captured 12 world titles in 18 years. Joe DiMaggio, Mickey Mantle, Yogi Berra, Billy Martin, and Whitey Ford are captured on film along with all the Yankee stars of the era. Never before has so much greatness been the subject of one baseball documentary. Included are: rare footage of Babe Ruth; the Three-peat in which the Yankees won three consecutive Fall Classics. A tribute to Lou Gehrig and his famous "Luckiest man" speech; Don Larsen's perfect game in the 1956 World Series: Roger Maris's historic 61st home run, which beat the Babe's record of 60; historic newsreels, including over a dozen World Series highlights with the voices of many of Baseball Hall of Fame sportscasters, including not just Reggie Jackson, but Mel Allen and Bob Wolff.
This documentary compiles highlights from many of the New York Yankees' world series championships featuring clips of such legendary athletes as Don Larson, Mickey Mantle, Reggie Jackson, and Joe DiMaggio.