Schenectady’s John “Nig” Grabowski played for the New York Yankees in 1927. It was the pinstripe team that featured its legendary murderer’s row. A second-string catcher, he hit .277 that year. Continue reading The New York Yankees’ John Grabowski
December 28, 1958 – Baltimore Colt quarterback Johnny Unitas handed the football off to fullback Alan “the horse” Ameche at the one-yard line, and the powerful running back bolted into the end zone to give the Colts a 23-17 win over the New York Giants 8 minutes, 15 seconds into overtime and the NFL Championship.