"As the days of the old Yankee Stadium draw to a close, an army of professionals are working to ensure that lucky fans will be able to hold a piece of history in their hands."
- New York Times, 2009
NEW ROCHELLE, NY, April 4 -- Steiner Sports has been a powerful leader in the sports memorabilia world for nearly 29 years and one of the most sought-after collectibles on the market today, the seats from the old Yankee Stadium sold in partnership with the New York Yankees, are now available in a limited quantity.
As part of the demolition of "The House That Ruth Built," following its closure after the 2008 season, nearly all 56,000 seats from the stadium have been sold. The remaining seats are available as a commemorative seat ($499.99), a pair of seats ($899.99) and a pair of bleacher seats ($299.99). Each are available now onSteinerSports.com, through the New York Yankees on MLB.com, at the Yankees-Steiner Store at Yankee Stadium and at the Steiner Sports Store in Garden City, NY. The seats come with a letter of authenticity via the Yankees-Steiner partnership.
As CEO Brandon Steiner said in a 2009 New York Times article, "When you look at the old Yankee Stadium, you're looking at the most famous, most popular stadium of our time - maybe of all time."
From bricks, stadium dirt, foul poles, clubhouse lockers, bases, the white scalloped frieze and more, Yankees-Steiner Collectibles has enabled Yankees fans to hold on to a piece of the stadium that they held near to their hearts for 85 years and continues to provide fans game-used memorabilia and collectibles showcasing the 27-time World Series Champion New York Yankees.
About Steiner Sports:
Steiner Sports specializes in helping companies use the power of sports to grow their business. The company has spent 28 years building relationships with more than 2,000 athletes, national relationships with the major sports leagues, and partnerships with the best teams in sports. These relationships are the foundation for the unique sports experiences they provide. Steiner Sports is also the leading producer of authentic hand-signed collectibles. Steiner Sports is part of Omnicom Group (NYSE: OMC), the world’s leading company in communications, advertising, marketing, and digital services.