New York Yankees Tattoos
New York Yankee Tattoos
The New York Yankees are one of the more storied sport franchises in the world, and, depending on who you are talking to and where they live, are among the favorites of those wanting to tattoo a sports logo or players on their bodies.
One obvious advantage the Yankees have is being in New York itself, which with its history and ambience, add to the popularity of the legendary baseball team.
Together they generate some interesting tattoo designs, both from the recent and distant past, as memories as recent as the 9-11 tragedy are included with the Yankees, as well as past history like the players, but also the celebrity, as in the case of Joe DiMaggio and Marilyn Monroe.
So when you think of the New York Yankees, you're thinking of something beyond a baseball or sports team, but something that represents over a century of American life, with all its positives and negatives.
Oh yeah. Some Boston baseball fans are still fuming over the Red Sox trading Babe Ruth to their hated rivals, and that was incredibly more for his pitching abilities than hitting at the time.
- Unique Puzzle Tattoo Designs
When looking around for some new tattoos ideas it surprised me when I came across unique puzzle tattoo designs, as it's something I had never seen before or thought of as an option. But after viewing a large number of them, they are in fact a very...
- Halloween Tattoo Designs and Ideas
Halloween is one of the most popular days of the year, generating close to the amount of interest that Christmas brings. That has resulted in a growing interest in tattoo designs associated with the special day. Tattoos celebrating Halloween...
Below are a few examples of how New York Yankee fans celebrate their baseball team and city through the combination of the team logo and the New York Skyline. Since these don't appear to be memorial tattoos, as some are, you can tell when those getting inked did it, as measured before 9-11, because of the buildings included in the design.
My favorite of these four below is the ripped skin one, where you see the Yankee logo and pinstripes beneath skin. Great and unique look.
New York Yankee Tattoos of Logo
- Cartoon Tattoos
There are probably few of us which don't occasionally remember the cartoon stories and characters of our childhood, and in moments of nostalgia take a peak at the cartoons, which for the most part are still running on television. Depending on the...
- Hand Tattoo Designs
Tattoos on the hand can be a great choice for those wanting to have their ink seen pretty much at all times. The downside of course is there are circumstances that could come about where it would be inappropriate to be tattooed up so visibly. Job...
One thing to consider with the Yankee tattoos, is some people may actually be using the logo as a representation of the city alone, rather than the Yankees by extension, as the probability of the tattoo below shows. I could be wrong though. Maybe someone living in New York could tell us what the design means.
New York Yankee Tattoo Logo on Chest
- U.S. Money Tattoos
Money being the method of transaction in most situations, it was exciting to discover tremendous creativity in the various tattoo designs of U.S. currency and money symbols. What was particularly compelling was the creation of other themes using...
- Shamrock Tattoos
The shamrock is part of Irish and/or Celtic culture, and is expressed in a variety of ways for those seeking to showcase that as a tattoo. Interestingly, because people confuse the four-leaf clover with the three-leaf shamrock, the majority of...
New York Yankees Waterless Temporary Tattoos
This is a good looking tattoo. The red touch to the stitching looks great, and the background of the bats adds a nice touch.
New York Yankee Baseball Tattoo
- Majestic Crown Tattoo Designs
Crown tattoos are a popular choice for those seeking to have a tattoo inked on their body. They can be designed in a simple manner all the way to a very ornate piece of tattoo art. Being a symbol of majesty, rule, spirituality and authority, crown...
- Star Wars Tattoos
Star Wars' popularity never diminishes, and neither does the desire for fans to include it as a major part of their body art. There are no shortage of Star Wars characters to have inked on your body, as the rich universe offers an enormous number...
These tattoos below are fantastic, and represent the marriage not only of DiMaggio and Monroe, but of baseball and Hollywood. It worked out at the time for both industries.
Joe Dimaggio and Marilyn Monroe Tattoo
- Cowboy Tattoos
Cowboy tattoos are becoming an increasing part of western culture, and are designed in a multitude of ways according to the tastes of, and what a particular person wants to portray. Probably the most popular of cowboy tattoos is one of a cowboy...
- USMC Tattoo Designs
The United States Marines have a proud tradition, dating back (institutionally) to 1775, while operationally well before that. Marines are deployed by means of the sea via Naval vessels in order to respond quickly to emerging threats. The rich...
If you're not a baseball or New York Yankee fan, you may not appreciate the history below, but they're representative of about a century of history.
You may recognize Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig, Thurman Munson (killed in a plane crash), Joe DiMaggio, and many others.
Yankee Tattoo Portraits from History
- Fire and Flame Tattoos
Tattoos incorporating fire or flame into the design look fantastic, and with the occasional exception, are part of a combination of tattoo themes, rather than a standalone image of fire. But even on those occasions, the tattoo is designed in such...
- Harley Davidson Tattoos
Harley Davidson motorcycles, and the brand itself, have become a way of life for many people, and represents, more than anything, freedom. Consequently, Harley fans are forever looking to express the lifestyle, and one of those choices are to get...
Below is an even wider variety of Yankee portraits, from just about every era of Yankee history. Talk about a Yankee fan. Great tattoo.
More Yankee Tattoo Portraits
Even though there isn't a lot of variety concerning baseball, as it's usually limited to portraits, logos, and the city the team represents. Great Americana to see the Yankees.