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1938 New York Yankees
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1938 Uniform
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Owner(s) Jacob Ruppert
Manager(s) Joe McCarthy
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Baseball-Reference 1938 New York Yankees

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[edit] 1938 New York Yankees / Franchise: New York Yankees / BR Team Page

The New York Yankees' 1938 season was their 36th season. The team finished with a record of 99-53, winning their 10th pennant, finishing 9.5 games ahead of the Boston Red Sox. New York was managed by Joe McCarthy. The Yankees played at Yankee Stadium. In the World Series, they beat the Chicago Cubs in 4 games. This marked the first time any team had won three consecutive World Series.

[edit] Player stats

[edit] Batting

Note: G = Games played; AB = At Bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting Average; HR = Home Runs; RBI = Runs Batted In

Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
Frankie Crosetti 157 631 166 .263 9 55
Bill Dickey 132 454 142 .313 27 115
Joe DiMaggio 145 599 194 .324 32 140
Tommy Henrich 131 471 127 .270 22 91
Lou Gehrig 157 576 170 .295 29 114
Joe Gordon 127 458 117 .255 25 97
Red Rolfe 151 631 196 .311 10 80
George Selkirk 99 335 85 .254 10 62

[edit] Other batters

Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
Babe Dahlgren 27 43 8 .186 0 1
Joe Glenn 41 123 32 .260 0 25
Myril Hoag 85 267 74 .277 0 48
Art Jorgens 9 17 4 .235 0 2
Bill Knickerbocker 46 128 32 .250 1 21
Jake Powell 45 164 42 .256 2 20

[edit] Starting pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Spud Chandler 23 172 14 5 4.03 36
Lefty Gomez 32 239 18 12 3.35 129
Bump Hadley 29 167.3 9 8 3.60 61
Monte Pearson 28 202 16 7 3.97 98
Red Ruffing 31 247.3 21 7 3.31 127

[edit] Other pitchers

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Joe Beggs 14 58.3 3 2 5.60 8
Atley Donald 2 12 0 1 5.25 6
Wes Ferrell 5 30 2 2 8.10 7
Lee Stine 4 8.7 0 0 1.04 4
Joe Vance 3 11.3 0 0 7.15 2
Kemp Wicker 1 1 1 0 0.00 0

[edit] Relief pitchers

Player G W L SV ERA SO
Ivy Andrews 19 1 3 1 3.00 13
Johnny Murphy 32 8 2 11 4.24 43
Steve Sundra 25 6 4 0 4.80 33

[edit] World Series

Main article: 1938 World Series

AL New York Yankees (4) vs. NL Chicago Cubs (0)

Game Score Date Location Attendance
1 Yankees – 3, Cubs – 1 October 5 Wrigley Field 43,642
2 Yankees – 6, Cubs – 3 October 6 Wrigley Field 42,108
3 Cubs – 2, Yankees – 5 October 8 Yankee Stadium 55,236
4 Cubs – 3, Yankees – 8 October 9 Yankee Stadium 59,847

[edit] Further Reading

  • Lew Freedman: DiMaggio's Yankees: A History of the 1936-1944 Dynasty, McFarland, Jefferson, NC, 2011. ISBN 978-0-7864-5906-3

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