President Obama honors YankeesPosted: Updated:
The Yankees celebrated their 27th World Series championship at the White House today.
Click "Next" for extended footage of President Obama congratulating the World Series winners.President Barack Obama welcomed the team with praise and adoration. "Nothing beats that Yankee tradition. It's hard to imagine baseball without the long line of legends that have worn pinstripes," Obama said.
The Yankees also presented Obama with a signed jersey with the number 27 on the back.