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Yankees Announce Lineup For 66th Old Timers' Day

NEW YORK (WFAN) - The New York Yankees have announced that nearly 50 former Yankees will attend the 66th annual Old Timers' Day at Yankee Stadium on Sunday, July 1st. The YES Network will air the ceremonies, which are scheduled to begin at 11:15 a.m., as well as the Old Timers' Game which is set to follow. The Yankees will then host the Chicago White Sox at 2:05 p.m. Ticket-holding guests will be allowed to enter the stadium at 10 a.m.

Highlighting the Old-Timers roster are Hall of Famers Yogi Berra, Whitey Ford, Rich "Goose" Gossage, Ricky Henderson, and Reggie Jackson. YES broadcasters David Cone, Lou Piniella and Paul O'Neill will be joining the other former Yankees on the roster.

Former managers, Joe Torre and current Special Assistant to the GM, Stump Merrill, will also highlight the lineup.  This will mark Merrill's first Old Timers' Day. Former trainer Gene Monohan is attending his first Old Timers' Day as well. Monohan retired last year after 49 years with the Yankees organization.

The widows of five legendary Yankees will join the rest of the lineup on Sunday: Arlene Howard, widow of Elston Howard, Helen Hunter, widow of Jim "Catfish" Hunter, Jill Martin, widow of Billy Martin, Diana Munson, widow of Thurman Munson and Kay Murcer, widow of Bobby Murcer.

List of those Scheduled to Attend

(*Denotes First-Time Old-Timer)

Luis Arroyo

Jesse Barfield

Yogi Berra

Ron Blomberg

Dr. Bobby Brown

Homer Bush

Jerry Coleman

David Cone

Bucky Dent

Al Downing

Brian Doyle

Cecil Fielder

Whitey Ford

Oscar Gamble

Jake Gibbs

Joe Girardi

Rich "Goose" Gossage

Ron Guidry

Charlie Hayes

Rickey Henderson

Sterling Hitchcock*

Arlene Howard

Helen Hunter

Reggie Jackson

Tommy John

Pat Kelly

Don Larsen

Graeme Lloyd

Hector Lopez

Jill Martin

Tino Martinez

Lee Mazzilli

Stump Merrill*

Gene Monahan*

Diana Munson

Kay Murcer

Matt Nokes*

Paul O'Neill

Joe Pepitone

Lou Piniella

Willie Randolph

Bobby Richardson

Mickey Rivers

Aaron Small

Mel Stottlemyre

Darryl Strawberry

Tanyon Sturtze*

Ralph Terry

Joe Torre

Bob Turley

Roy White

Bernie Williams

No Roger Clemens? Who else did the Yankees leave out? Be heard in the comments below...

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