Hall of Fame baseball player Yogi Berra dies at 90

File-This March 7, 2008, file photo shows New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter, left, and Yogi Berra clowning around by the batting cage before the Yankees spring training baseball game against the Houston Astros at Legends Field in Tampa. Berra, the Yankees Hall of Fame catcher, has died. He was 90. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File)

Baseball fans everywhere will remember a player known as much for what he said as how he played.

Yogi Berra died Tuesday night of natural causes in New Jersey. He was 90.

Berra played 17 seasons for the New York Yankees and one for the Mets, continuing as a coach later in his career. He played on 14 World Series teams with the Yankees.

Berra was famous for malaprops during news conferences and other talks, saying things like “It ain’t over ’til it’s over,” “nobody comes here anymore, it’s too crowded,” and “when you see a fork in the road, take it.”

On Twitter, the Yankees stated, “We are deeply saddened by the loss of a Yankees legend and American hero, Yogi Berra.”

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