Kieran did know how the Yankees players felt about Gehrig and tried to put it into words for them. Letter from Dr. Kieran not only knew Gehrig as a player but also as a neighbor in Riverdale, NY. He would visit Gehrig when he was housebound in the last stages of his illness.
Kieran, who was honored in by the Hall of Fame with the J. On Dec. The estate of Eleanor Gehrig, who passed away in , donated the trophy with the Kieran poem to the Hall of Fame in Home - News. Share this page: Share on facebook Share on twitter. Luckiest Man.
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