George Steinbrenner Dies at 80


George Steinbrenner Dies at 80

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ny_steinbrennerwar_614Upon reporting on the death of George Steinbrenner, ESPN devoted its resources to procuring the most topical newsmakers for their reaction. Below reflects some of ESPN’s coverage.

SportsCenter remains on live until 9 p.m. ET
-ESPNEWS came on live at 10:30 a.m. and simulcast SportsCenter all day.
-ESPNClassic, runs 56 consecutive hours of Steinbrenner-related programming starting at noon
-OTL First Report devotes show to Steinbrenner
-ESPN Radio talk and guests centered on Steinbrenner

T.J. Quinn @ Yankee Stadium
Kelly Naqi @ Yogi Berra Museum
Sal Paolantonio @ Legends Field in Tampa
All-Star analysts, reporters @ Anaheim

Dave Winfield – Radio’s The Herd
Dave Winfield – SportsCenter
Aaron Boone – Radio’s The Herd
Buster Olney – Radio’s The Herd
Bob Knight – SportsCenter
Buck Showalter – SportsCenter
Fay Vincent – Radio’s The Herd
Joe Buck – Radio’s The Herd
Paul O’NeillSportsCenter

Other Guests:
Nick Zito – SportsCenter
George Will – SportsCenter
Murray Chass – First Take
Yogi Berra – SportsCenter
Dwight Gooden – ESPN Radio         
Tommy John – ESPN Radio
Darryl Strawberry – SportsCenter
Ian O’Connor – SportsCenter
Roy White – First Take
Wallace Matthews – First Take
Victoria Lim – SportsCenter
Marty Appell – SportsCenter
Bucky Dent – First Take

Tribute Pieces
Jeremy Schaap
Bill Nack

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