“This book has been written because I wanted to set the record straight regarding what the 1977-1978 seasons of the Yankees were like from my side,” Jackson writes.
He also helped the California Angels win two AL West divisional pennants in 19.
Jackson hit three consecutive home runs at Yankee Stadium in the clinching game 6 of the 1977 World Series.
Follow on Twitter for updates, Facebook for live streams, and Instagram for our “Humans of Green Bay” project. — Once upon a time, Packers defensive line coach Greg Blache was the only assistant coach/team barber in the NFL.
It was the late ’80s, and it didn’t take long for Green Bay’s new defensive line coach to realize that the team’s African-American players were regularly driving 120 miles south to Milwaukee just to get lines and fades unavailable in Titletown.
So Blache, who’d made extra cash cutting hair in college at Notre Dame, began plying his second craft at the Packers facility.