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Say It Ain't So': Legendary Baseball Hall-Of-Famer Yogi Berra Dies at Age of 90


"Say it ain't so."

Image source: Yogi Berra Museum

Legendary baseball hall-of-famer Yogi Berra passed away Tuesday night. He was 90 years old.

"It is with a profound sense of loss and heartfelt sorrow that the Board of Directors of the Yogi Berra Museum & Learning Center shares the news that Yogi Berra has passed away," the Yogi Berra Museum wrote in a Facebook tribute. "Yogi conducted his life with unwavering integrity, humility and a contagious good humor that elevated him from baseball legend to beloved national icon."

Image source: Yogi Berra Museum

The 15-time All-Star, who spent almost his entire career with the New York Yankees, was considered to be one of the greatest catchers of all time. Following his 19-year career, he worked in baseball as a manager and coach.

Outside of baseball, Berra was known for his iconic phrases such as "It ain't over 'til it's over, "When you come to a fork in the road, take it" and "You can observe a lot by just watching."

Following the tragic news, tributes poured out from all corners of baseball.

Major League Baseball said it mourned the loss of the baseball icon.

The New York Yankees tweeted that its organization was "deeply saddened by the loss" of the Yankees legend.

Hall-Of-Famed Dave Winfield tweeted, "Say it ain't so."

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