Steinbrenner funeral planned for Saturday

Yankees owner George Steinbrenner is set to be buried in Florida on Saturday.

The funeral in Tampa is for immediate family only, but public tributes to Steinbrenner and Bob Sheppard at Yankee Stadium are planned tomorrow and Saturday.

Meanwhile, the Steinbrenner family says it is grateful for the fans? support.

"We would like to extend our heartfelt thanks for the many kind words of condolence. We have been deeply moved by the generous outpouring of love and affection for George," the family said in a statement.

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