This was going to be fixed, Bobby wrote in his new book, "Yankee for Life: My 40-Year Journey in Pinstripes." When reminded of their Sonic lunch, Kay giggled and Bobby laughed out loud. It made sense. The Murcers were moving forward, because they were chosen for a higher purpose than winning baseball games.
Bobby Murcer may not have achieved the celebrity of some of his fellow players, but ultimately he was what fans always wanted him to be: a Yankee for life.