FBI Docs: How George Steinbrenner Helped Kill Off Baseball's Last Real Commissioner

On July 30, 1990, MLB commissioner Fay Vincent "banned" George Steinbrenner from baseball and brought a close to one of the more sordid chapters in the sport's history. Steinbrenner had paid $40,000 to Howie Spira, a Bronx gambler with mafia ties, for dirt on Yankees outfielder Dave Winfield, with whom Steinbrenner… »2/28/12 10:23am2/28/12 10:23am