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In the wartime spring of 1943, a 17-year-old
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In the wartime spring of 1943, a 17-year-old baseball hopeful named Lawrence Peter Berra didn't know quite what to expect. The stumpy, moon-faced kid, better known as Yogi, was getting his first taste of professional baseball, a $90-a-month neophyte with the Norfolk (Va.) Tars of the Class B Piedmont League.(Credit: Stars And Stripes)

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Yogi Berra through the years

Photos of Yankees Hall-of-Famer Yogi Berra, who died Sept. 22, 2015

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