From One night he went to a club in New York with Derek Jeter and Michael Jordan.
This is a clipping from the 1965 New York Yankees scorecard advertising the first ever Yankees Stadium Bat Day giveaway. of Louisville KY, and they would exclusively produce the bats for the Yankees until 1975.
This promotion for Bat Day was held on Father's day June 20th 1965. As Recorded in the 1966 Yankees Program "A record high major league Attendance mark for 1965 was set at Yankee Stadium on Bat Day. Because a big turnout is expected, based on similar experiences by other American league clubs, Dads are urged to buy or order their tickets now, and assure their youngsters of Yankee Bats." The following year an article appearing in the 1966 Yankees Scorecard noted that "A record high major league Attendance mark for 1965 was set at Yankee Stadium on Bat Day" The paid attendance for Bat Day was 71,245. The following year in 1976 the bats were made by Adirondack.