George Steinbrenner, along with his wife Joan, left, attend the dedication of George M. Steinbrenner High School, in Lutz, Fla., on May 16, 2010. Steinbrenner, who rebuilt the New York Yankees into a sports empire with a mix of bluster and big bucks that polarized fans all across America, died on July 13, 2010. He had just celebrated his 80th birthday on July 4.
Team owner George Steinbrenner and his wife, Joan, watch the New York Yankees play against of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim during the Yankees home opener at Yankee Stadium on April 13, 2010, in the Bronx borough of New York.
New York Yankees senior vice president for new stadium public affairs Jennifer Steinbrenner Swindal, left, holds onto her father and Yankees principal owner George Steinbrenner, center, along with his wife, Joan, during a pregame ceremony renaming Legends Field to George M. Steinbrenner Field at spring training baseball, in Tampa, Fla., on March 27, 2008.
New York Gov. George Pataki, left, and New York Yankees principal owner George Steinbrenner hold their shovels during the groundbreaking of a new $800 million stadium on Aug. 16, 2006, in the Bronx borough of New York.
Owner George Steinbrenner of the New York Yankees speaks to the media during a press conference announcing plans for a new Yankee Stadium in the Stadium Club room at Yankee Stadium on June 15, 2005, in the Bronx borough of New York.
New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg, left, talks with owner George Steinbrenner of the New York Yankees during a press conference announcing plans for a new Yankee Stadium in the Stadium Club room at Yankee Stadium on June 15, 2005, in the Bronx borough of New York.
New York Yankees owner George Steinbrenner gives a thumbs up as the team goes up Broadway in New York on Oct. 30, 2000, during a ticker-tape parade for the team. The Yankees won the 2000 World Series, the 26th championship for the team, by beating the New York Mets.
New York Yankees Manager Joe Torre, right, holds the World Series trophy beside team owner George Steinbrenner in the team's locker room after the Yankees won the World Series over the New York Mets at Shea Stadium in Flushing, N.Y., Oct. 26, 2000. The Yankees defeated the New York Mets 4-2 in Game Five winning the series four games to one.
New York Yankees owner George Steinbrenner, right, sits in the front row to watch the action against the Atlanta Braves on Oct. 24, 1999, during game two of the 1999 World Series at Turner Field in Atlanta, Ga.
First lady Hillary Clinton, right, and New York Yankees owner George Steinbrenner talk during a ceremony honoring the New York Yankees on June 10, 1999, at the White House in Washington. The Clintons honored the Yankees for their championship in the 1998 World Series.
New York Yankees owner George Steinbrenner is working at his desk at Yankee Stadium in New York, before Game 2 of the World Series on Oct. 21, 1981. On the wall behind Steinbrenner is an autographed photo of Cary Grant.
New York Yankees principal owner George Steinbrenner laughs as Billy Martin answers reporters' questions at a news conference after the Old Timers Day game at Yankee Stadium in New York on June 29, 1978.