"I guess the first thing I should do is thank everybody who made this day necessary." Those words from baseball legend and Presidential Medal of Freedom recipient Yogi Berra kicked off his short-but-sweet acceptance speech at his induction to the National Baseball Hall of Fame, which took place on Aug. 7, 1972. Berra's short speech befitted…

“It ain’t over till it’s over.”  — Yogi Berra The late great Number 8 will be gone three years on Sept. 22, but it really isn’t over at the Yogi Berra Museum & Learning Center at Montclair State University. In fact, his demise led to something more like a bright, shiny new season. Berra’s presence remains…

Baseball fans – and people who just like weird coincidences – have a "perfectly" strange milestone to celebrate on Wednesday, July 18. The Yogi Berra Museum & Learning Center posted a reminder about July 18, the day that the museum's late, great namesake came back to Yankee Stadium for "Yogi Berra Day" after a 14-year…

If it's summer, that means baseball in this country. And around here, you've got more than the Yankees and the Mets. Crowd cheering The New Jersey Jackals are an independent Minor League Baseball team. It's fun American baseball here at Yogi Berra Stadium. And they play on the campus of Montclair State University in…

The Yogi Berra Museum & Learning Center is hosting a members' and supporters reception for the opening of an interactive installation that incorporates emerging digital technologies to engage a new, tech-savvy generation of visitors. PITCH! is an immersive experience that will excite visitors of all ages, while providing the basis for a range of…

MONTCLAIR, NJ - In honor of what would have been Yogi’s 93nd birthday, May 12, the Yogi Berra Museum & Learning Center is once again donating to area hospitals a selection of Yogi Berra Museum baby hats, along with free Museum memberships, for the families of all children born this week. The outreach effort, now…

The Yogi Berra Museum has been called a mini Cooperstown, except you just have to drive to Montclair State University’s campus to visit it. “Yogi raised his family in Montclair. The museum has been open for 20 years. We’re heading into our 20th anniversary and it’s an exciting accomplishment for us,” said the museum’s Executive…