Andy Pettitte said: “I didn’t even think about how it would look. And then I saw how big it was, and I was like, ‘that’s probably the way it should be.’ ”
...as it could only be. It's no longer "the house that Ruth built." It's now "The House That George Built." Except for lying bastards, no one who doesn't bleed Pinstripe blue gives a rat's ass about the size of Boss George's monument.
Plus, it's mounted on the wall: that makes it a plaque, not a monument. The next standalone--and last--standalone monument belongs to Yogi.
As far as Darth Boss: "Well played, you crazy diamond. May I meet such passion in my life.
Yankees, Past and Present, Pay Tribute to Steinbrenner - NYTimes.com