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Veteran Yankee Stadium Organist Dies

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Veteran Yankee Stadium Organist Dies

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Veteran Yankee Stadium Organist Dies

Veteran Yankee Stadium Organist Dies

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Eddie Layton, who was the organist at Yankee Stadium for nearly four decades, died on Sunday at his home in Queens, New York. He started playing the organ at age 12, and joined the Yankees in 1967. NPR's Melissa Block has a remembrance.