The baseball world sounds off on Yogi Berra’s death

File-This Feb. 24, 2011, file photo shows New York Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia,left, talking with Yogi Berra, right, during a baseball spring training workout at Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, Fla. Berra, the Yankees Hall of Fame catcher has died. He was 90.(AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, File)

(MEDIA GENERAL) – The baseball world mourns one of its own Wednesday. New York Yankees legend Yogi Berra died late Tuesday of natural causes. He was 90.

Berra, known as much for his quick quips and malapropisms, won 10 World Series rings with the Yankees. Berra, a three-time American League MVP, was inducted into the Hall of Fame in 1972.

Baseball’s best took to Twitter to acknowledge No. 8.

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