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George Steinbrenner dies at 80


Reports from Tampa indicate George Steinbrenner died at age 80 this morning due to a massive heart attack.

http://sports.espn.go.com/new-york/mlb/news/story?id=5375561

No matter what you think of him as a person, he played to win within the parameters of MLB's collective bargaining agreement.  

The questions over the coming days will be if anything within the Yankee org will change and where his place in history is as a major personality in the game.  

This is a FanPost and does not necessarily reflect the views of SB Nation or Al Yellon, managing editor (unless it's a FanPost posted by Al). FanPost opinions are valued expressions of opinion by passionate and knowledgeable baseball fans.

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