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Gehrig speaks


1939 Radio Interview with KROC Radio in Rochester, MN (full transcript).  He has something to say about night baseball and about a player's union.
His Famous Retirement Speech The speech that keeps its impact, even now.
Gehrig's Words Direct quotes from Gehrig himself.
The Not-so-Original Kings of Comedy Gehrig, along with Babe Ruth, gives comedy a whirl in this 1927 routine (full transcript).

A full-length copy of Gehrig's famous farewell speech does not exist.  However, all of the known clips of his speech can be heard in the YES Network's Yankeeography on Lou Gehrig.  Click the picture below to buy a copy of the show!

"Can you believe the nerve of that big monkey?" - Lou Gehrig