Lou Gehrig's speech on the 4th of July 1939. Despite the statistics that may state otherwise and that are misleading because his career was cut short, Lou Gerhig was the greatest Yankee who ever put on that uniform. May he always be remembered for what he still represents in spirit: THE PRIDE OF THE YANKEES. Every Yankee should remember him and follow his legacy.

Lou Gehrig's speech on the 4th of July 1939. Despite the statistics that may state otherwise and that are misleading because his career was cut short, Lou Gerhig was the greatest Yankee who ever put on that uniform. May he always be remembered for what he still represents in spirit: THE PRIDE OF THE YANKEES. Every Yankee should remember him and follow his legacy.

~~Lou Gehrig 1938~~

~~Lou Gehrig 1938~~

Henry Louis Gehrig Born: June 19, 1903, New York, New York Died: June 2, 1941, Bronx, New York Bats: Left Throws: Left Played For: New York Yankees (1923-1939) Elected to the Hall of Fame by Baseball Writers: 1939

Henry Louis Gehrig Born: June 19, 1903, New York, New York Died: June 2, 1941, Bronx, New York Bats: Left Throws: Left Played For: New York Yankees (1923-1939) Elected to the Hall of Fame by Baseball Writers: 1939

Lou Gehrig and Babe Ruth

Lou Gehrig and Babe Ruth

Lou Gehrig ~ "Henry Louis Gehrig (June 19, 1903 – June 2, 1941) was an American baseball first baseman who played 17 seasons in Major League Baseball for the New York Yankees (1923–1939). Gehrig set several major league records, including most career grand slams (23) and most consecutive games played (2,130). Gehrig is chiefly remembered for his prowess as a hitter and his durability, a trait which earned him his nickname 'The Iron Horse,' as well as the pathos of his farewell from…

Lou Gehrig ~ "Henry Louis Gehrig (June 19, 1903 – June 2, 1941) was an American baseball first baseman who played 17 seasons in Major League Baseball for the New York Yankees (1923–1939). Gehrig set several major league records, including most career grand slams (23) and most consecutive games played (2,130). Gehrig is chiefly remembered for his prowess as a hitter and his durability, a trait which earned him his nickname 'The Iron Horse,' as well as the pathos of his farewell from…

Lou Gehrig- my all time favorite player

The 50 Greatest Baseball Players of All Time

Lou Gehrig- my all time favorite player

Lou Gehrig #baseball #legend #vintage

Lou Gehrig #baseball #legend #vintage

LOU GEHRIG  Henry Louis Gehrig Inducted to the Hall of Fame in: 1939 | Primary team: New York Yankees | Primary position: 1st Baseman

LOU GEHRIG Henry Louis Gehrig Inducted to the Hall of Fame in: 1939 | Primary team: New York Yankees | Primary position: 1st Baseman

Pride of the Yankees - Lou Gehrig,  lost to the devastating awful fatal disease which took his name.

Pride of the Yankees - Lou Gehrig, lost to the devastating awful fatal disease which took his name.

Found this in the vault. Joe DiMaggio and Lou Gehrig doing some spring training workout warm ups. Love.

Found this in the vault. Joe DiMaggio and Lou Gehrig doing some spring training workout warm ups. Love.

Lou Gehrig, in his "Luckiest Man" speech, 1939 #baseball #historicmoments #gehrig

Lou Gehrig, in his "Luckiest Man" speech, 1939 #baseball #historicmoments #gehrig

Lou Gehrig in Batting Action

Lou Gehrig in Batting Action

Lou Gehrig, New York Yankees. He's one of my favorite baseball players of all-time. SC

Lou Gehrig, New York Yankees. He's one of my favorite baseball players of all-time. SC

Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig (1927); they don't come like this anymore

Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig (1927); they don't come like this anymore

Lou Gehrig

Lou Gehrig

One of the most well known Yankees this is Lou Gehrig. He made his debut to the MLB on the Yankees in 1923, and his last appearance was also on the Yankees in 1939. He was nicknamed "The Iron Horse". His batting average was .340. He was voted the best 1st baseman of all time. He died of Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis or "Lou Gehrigs Disease.

One of the most well known Yankees this is Lou Gehrig. He made his debut to the MLB on the Yankees in 1923, and his last appearance was also on the Yankees in 1939. He was nicknamed "The Iron Horse". His batting average was .340. He was voted the best 1st baseman of all time. He died of Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis or "Lou Gehrigs Disease.

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