Baseball lost one of its all-time greats Tuesday, as Yogi Berra passed away at the age 90 on the 69th anniversary of his MLB debut with the New York Yankees.

Berra had one of the most astonishing careers in MLB history in his 19 years as a player, mostly with the Yankees. The Hall of Famer was part of 10 World Series teams with the Bronx Bombers, appeared in 15 All-Star Games, was named MVP three times and ranks fourth all-time among catchers in home runs.

As a manager, Berra led the New York Mets to a pennant in 1973, and was part of the coaching staff for the Mets’ 1969 World Series win, as well as for the Yankees in 1977 and 1978.

To pay tribute to the amazing life of Berra, MLB Network Radio shared clips remembering some of the great moments throughout his career. One clip features Berra talking about catching Don Larsen’s perfect game against the Brooklyn Dodgers in Game 5 of the 1956 World Series.

“He had a no-hitter going into the seventh inning; nobody talked to him. Everybody moved away from him. He hollered out, ‘What, do I got the plague or something?'”

Bert Sugar talked about Berra’s comments regarding a scoreboard tribute at Yankee Stadium to deceased former members of the Yankees.

“Yogi Berra turned around to see what everybody was staring at and he said to [Phil] Rizzuto, ‘I hope I never live long enough to see my name up there.'”

Whitey Ford remembered joking with Berra after he let a ball bounce off of his glove and over the wall for a home run while playing in the outfield.

“He pops it over the fence like he’s playing volleyball, and we ended up losing the game. I said, ‘Yogi, you should never jump when you’re trying to catch a fly ball.'”

Charley Steiner shared a memory of Berra showing his humorous side when he was asked by a television producer to talk on the air at an event at Madison Square Garden.

“He said, ‘What would you like to talk about?’ She said, ‘What a wonderful occasion this is.’ Then he looked at her and said, ‘I don’t know, it hasn’t started yet.'”

Frank DeFord spoke about the popularity of Yogi Berra in American sports history.

“When you think about it, probably more people know Yogi Berra’s name than anybody else’s. He’s really part of Americana.”

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