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New York Yankee manager Joe Torre, wearing a Port Authority hat, points to the crowd before the their game against the Tampa Bay Devil Rays at Yankee Stadium September 25, 2001 in the Bronx, New York. This is the first baseball game played at Yankee stadium since the terrorist attack on the twin towers. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Allsport/Getty Images)

Sports after 9/11

In the days following the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, sports teams and fans joined together to pay tribute to the victims and display a unifying sense of patriotism.