Hank Steinbrenner, who along with his brother, Hal, inherited the New York Yankees, one of the crucial storied and profitable franchises in sports activities historical past, after the death of their father, George, in 2010, died at his residence in Clearwater, Fla. He was 63.
A co-owner and the eldest of the 2 Steinbrenner sons, he had been ill lately. His dying was confirmed in an announcement from the Yankees.
A full obituary might be revealed quickly.