Images: Yankees Win 27th World Series
So, the Yankees won the whole darn thing. They have 27 World Championships, more than any other franchise in sports history. Will another Yankee dynasty begin? Well, that’s a question for another day. Before moving forward, we must look back.
Nothing captures sports better than still images, and below is a collection of some of the “photos” taken during the Yankees’ historic World Series win.
Here are some of the more memorable images from the Yankees victory over the Phillies in the 2009 World Series:
An ecstatic Derek Jeter sprays his joy all over Alex Rodriguez's face.
George Steinbrenner and his son Hank watch as the Yankees win the World Series.
Mark Texieria and A.J. Burnett relax in the Yankees clubhouse before Game 6.
Derek Jeter and Alex Rodriguez relax with friends in the Yankees locker room.
Phillies manager Charlie Manuel enjoys a cocktail after his team's win in Game 5.
Dustin Pedroia congratulates Yankee pitcher Andy Pettitte on his team's victory.
Phillies second baseman Chase Utley gives a thumb's up to photographers before Game 6.
Yankees outfielder Johnny Damon shares a joke with Phillies pitcher Cole Hamels before Game 5.
Alex Rodriguez enjoys a post-game rubdown from his personal trainer.
Joba Chamberlain, Hideki Matsui and Joe Girardi read the headlines after their World Series win.
Phillies fan and host of "Deal or No Deal" Howie Mandel shows his support for Philadelphia.
Yankees second baseman Robinson Cano shows how he made a big contribution to his team's postseason run.
Yankees closer Mariano Rivera grins after another postseason save.
Yankee manager Joe Girardi addresses reporters in a press conference.
A proud Yankee fan sports his favorite team's colors after the World Series victory.
Another diehard Yankee fan tries on a new hat.
Alex Rodriguez celebrates the victory with all his closest friends.
Yankees pitcher Joba Chamberlain relaxes in the clubhouse.
Yankees announcer Michael Kay calls the action in Game 6.
Alex Rodriguez enjoys the victory in this self-portrait.
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