MYFOXNY.COM - George Steinbrenner has died, according to the Associated Press.
Steinbrenner had reportedly suffered a massive heart attack.
The owner of the New York Yankees was taken to a Tampa's St. Joseph's hospital.
TBO.com reported that emergency crews responded to his home last night.
"The Boss" as he was known in Yankee circles, bought the team in 1973. The Bronx Bombers have won seven World Series titles since he became the principal owner.
George Steinbrenner celebrated his 80th birthdayon July 4th.
He said he was "feeling good" after spending a couple hours Friday in his office at the Yankees' spring training complex in Florida.
Steinbrenner has had recent health problems.
He stepped aside in recent years and his sons, Hal and Hank, have taken more responsibility in running the team.