Yankees managing general partner Hal Steinbrenner issued a statement today expressing the team’s condolences to former manager Dallas Green and his family regarding the tragic events over the weekend in Tucson, Ariz
. Green’s 9-year-old granddaughter, Christina, was among the six people killed.
Here is the Yankees’ statement:
The New York Yankees today offered their condolences and sympathy to Dallas Green and his family on the loss of Dallas’ granddaughter Christina Green, who was killed in the Tucson shootings.
Hal Steinbrenner, managing general partner of the New York Yankees, said: “The Steinbrenner family and the New York Yankees organization join the entire nation in mourning Christina and send our deepest condolences to Dallas Green and his family as they deal with this tremendous loss. This is a tragedy that is beyond words and our thoughts and prayers are with the Green family, as well as all of the affected families.”