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2004 New York Yankees
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| 2004 New York Yankees |
2004 AL East Champions
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The 2004 New York Yankees played the 102nd season in team history. They finished with a record of 103-58, 3 games ahead of the Boston Red Sox. New York was managed by Joe Torre. The Yankees played at Yankee Stadium. In the playoffs, they lost in the ALCS in 7 games to the Boston Red Sox despite taking a 3-0 lead, making it a collapse of historic proportions.
 Awards and Honors
- All-Stars: Jason Giambi, Tom Gordon, Derek Jeter, Hideki Matsui, Mariano Rivera, Alex Rodriguez, Gary Sheffield and Javier Vazquez
- AL Rolaids Relief Award: Mariano Rivera
- AL Gold Glove: Derek Jeter (SS)
- AL Silver Slugger Award: Gary Sheffield (OF)
New York wins the series, 3-1
|1||New York 0, Minnesota 2||October 5|
|2||New York 7, Minnesota 6||October 6|
|3||New York 8, Minnesota 4||October 8|
|4||New York 6, Minnesota 5||October 9|
 Further Reading
- Tony Massarotti and John Harper: A Tale of Two Cities: The 2004 Yankees-Red Sox Rivalry and the War for the Pennant, The Lyons Press, Guilford, CT, 2005.