New York Yankee owner George Steinbrenner in Boahamer Stadium on the UNC campus on April 3, 1979. His Yankees played the Tar Heels that day in a rain-delayed, shortened preseason game before a jammed packed, full house of more than 7,000 fans. The Yanks won 9 to 4. Steinbrenner's interest in playing Carolina was that his daughter, Jennifer, was a UNC sophomore in 1979.
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University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Wilson Library, North Carolina Collection Photographic Archives
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
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