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1928 New York Yankees

1928 > Class Major League > 1928 American League
Overall: 101-53
Scored 894 runs, Allowed 685 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 95-59

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Miller Huggins
Represented: New York, NY
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1927 / 1929

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Name Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1 Benny Bengough 29 58 170 161 12 43 3 1 0 9 0 0 7 8 .267 .302 .298 .600 48 1 1
2 Archie Campbell 24 13 6 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 .250 .250 .250 .500 1 0 2
3 Pat Collins 31 70 174 136 18 30 5 0 6 14 0 0 35 16 .221 .380 .390 .770 53 0 3
4 Earle Combs* 29 149 709 626 118 194 33 21 7 56 11 8 77 33 .310 .387 .463 .850 290 2 4
5 Stan Coveleski 38 12 23 19 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 9 .053 .053 .053 .105 1 0 4
6 Bill Dickey* 21 10 15 15 1 3 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 2 .200 .200 .400 .600 6 0 0
7 Joe Dugan 31 94 339 312 33 86 15 0 6 34 1 0 16 15 .276 .317 .381 .699 119 3 8
8 Leo Durocher 22 102 328 296 46 80 8 6 0 31 1 4 22 52 .270 .327 .338 .665 100 3 7
9 Cedric Durst* 31 74 146 135 18 34 2 1 2 10 1 0 7 9 .252 .289 .326 .615 44 0 4
10 Mike Gazella 32 32 64 56 11 13 0 0 0 2 2 1 6 7 .232 .317 .232 .550 13 1 1
11 Lou Gehrig* 25 154 677 562 139 210 47 13 27 147 4 11 95 69 .374 .467 .648 1.115 364 4 16
12 Johnny Grabowski 28 75 215 202 21 48 7 1 1 21 0 0 10 21 .238 .274 .297 .571 60 0 3
13 Fred Heimach* 27 18 33 30 2 5 0 0 0 2 0 0 2 6 .167 .219 .167 .385 5 0 1
14 Waite Hoyt 28 42 113 109 15 28 1 0 0 12 0 0 1 5 .257 .264 .266 .530 29 0 3
15 Hank Johnson 22 31 83 79 10 19 2 0 1 8 0 0 0 12 .241 .241 .304 .544 24 0 4
16 Mark Koenig# 23 132 578 533 89 170 19 10 4 63 3 5 32 19 .319 .360 .415 .774 221 2 11
17 Tony Lazzeri 24 116 463 404 62 134 30 11 10 82 15 5 43 50 .332 .397 .535 .932 216 1 15
18 Bob Meusel 31 131 577 518 77 154 45 5 11 113 6 9 39 56 .297 .349 .467 .816 242 2 18
19 Wilcy Moore 31 35 17 14 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 10 .143 .200 .143 .343 2 0 2
20 Ben Paschal 32 65 90 79 12 25 6 1 1 15 1 0 8 11 .316 .379 .456 .835 36 0 3
21 Herb Pennock# 34 28 84 74 1 15 0 0 0 9 0 0 3 7 .203 .234 .203 .436 15 0 7
22 George Pipgras 28 46 126 115 7 18 4 0 0 5 0 0 4 28 .157 .192 .191 .383 22 1 6
23 Gene Robertson* 28 83 276 251 29 73 9 0 1 36 2 4 14 6 .291 .328 .339 .667 85 0 11
24 Babe Ruth* 33 154 684 536 163 173 29 8 54 146 4 5 137 87 .323 .463 .709 1.172 380 3 8
25 Rosy Ryan* 30 3 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0
26 Al Shealy 28 23 43 38 6 9 1 0 1 2 0 0 3 7 .237 .293 .342 .635 13 0 2
27 Myles Thomas 30 13 10 10 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .400 .400 .400 .800 4 0 0
27 Players 28.0 154 6070 5337 894 1578 269 79 133 817 51 52 562 544 .296 .365 .450 .816 2404 25 146
* - bats left-handed, # - bats both, else - bats right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors
Only players for whom we have stats are shown. See roster for more complete team list.

Team Pitching

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Name Age W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
1 Archie Campbell 24 0 1 .000 5.25 13 1 10 0 0 2 24.0 30 22 14 0 11 9 0 0 1 117 1.708 11.2 0.0 4.1 3.4 0.82
2 Stan Coveleski 38 5 1 .833 5.74 12 8 2 2 0 0 58.0 72 41 37 5 20 5 0 0 0 257 1.586 11.2 0.8 3.1 0.8 0.25
3 Fred Heimach* 27 2 3 .400 3.31 13 9 3 5 0 0 68.0 66 30 25 3 16 25 1 0 1 290 1.206 8.7 0.4 2.1 3.3 1.56
4 Waite Hoyt 28 23 7 .767 3.36 42 31 11 19 3 8 273.0 279 118 102 16 60 67 1 0 2 1117 1.242 9.2 0.5 2.0 2.2 1.12
5 Hank Johnson 22 14 9 .609 4.30 31 22 2 10 1 0 199.0 188 107 95 16 104 110 12 1 4 883 1.467 8.5 0.7 4.7 5.0 1.06
6 Wilcy Moore 31 4 4 .500 4.18 35 2 18 0 0 3 60.1 71 44 28 4 31 18 0 0 2 292 1.691 10.6 0.6 4.6 2.7 0.58
7 Herb Pennock* 34 17 6 .739 2.56 28 24 3 19 5 3 211.0 215 71 60 2 40 53 0 0 3 861 1.209 9.2 0.1 1.7 2.3 1.33
8 George Pipgras 28 24 13 .649 3.38 46 38 6 22 4 3 300.2 314 132 113 4 103 139 3 0 5 1298 1.387 9.4 0.1 3.1 4.2 1.35
9 Rosy Ryan 30 0 0 16.50 3 0 1 0 0 0 6.0 17 11 11 2 1 5 0 0 1 36 3.000 25.5 3.0 1.5 7.5 5.00
10 Al Shealy 28 8 6 .571 5.06 23 12 7 3 0 2 96.0 124 64 54 4 42 39 1 0 0 453 1.729 11.6 0.4 3.9 3.7 0.93
11 Urban Shocker 37 0 0 0.00 1 0 1 0 0 0 2.0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 1.500 13.5 0.0 0.0 0.0
12 Myles Thomas 30 1 0 1.000 3.41 12 1 6 0 0 0 31.2 33 19 12 3 9 10 0 0 0 132 1.326 9.4 0.9 2.6 2.8 1.11
12 Players 28.7 101 53 .656 3.74 154 154 71 83 13 22 1375.1 1466 685 571 59 452 487 18 1 19 5934 1.395 9.6 0.4 3.0 3.2 1.08
* - throws left-handed, # - throws both, else - throws right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors

Team Fielding--By Pos

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer

C

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
Johnny Grabowski 75 265 32 4 8 .987 3.96 4 48 21 30%
Pat Collins 70 182 30 5 1 .977 3.03 2 28 19 40%
Benny Bengough 58 206 37 2 7 .992 4.19 2 23 21 48%
Bill Dickey 6 6 2 0 0 1.000 1.33 1 2 2 50%

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Lou Gehrig 154 1488 79 18 112 .989 10.18
Cedric Durst 3 20 2 0 0 1.000 7.33

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Tony Lazzeri 110 236 331 26 56 .956 5.15
Leo Durocher 66 112 178 16 31 .948 4.39
Mike Gazella 4 0 2 1 0 .667 0.50
Gene Robertson 3 3 8 0 2 1.000 3.67
Joe Dugan 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Joe Dugan 91 87 129 11 13 .952 2.37
Gene Robertson 70 75 112 15 5 .926 2.67
Mike Gazella 16 10 21 1 1 .969 1.94

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mark Koenig 125 260 328 49 69 .923 4.70
Leo Durocher 29 46 96 9 11 .940 4.90
Mike Gazella 3 2 8 1 0 .909 3.33

LF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bob Meusel 86 0.00
Babe Ruth 55 0.00
Ben Paschal 15 0.00
Cedric Durst 13 0.00

CF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Earle Combs 149 0.00
Cedric Durst 6 0.00
Ben Paschal 1 0.00

RF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Babe Ruth 99 0.00
Bob Meusel 45 0.00
Cedric Durst 14 0.00
Ben Paschal 8 0.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Babe Ruth 154 304 9 8 0 .975 2.03
Earle Combs 149 424 11 9 7 .980 2.92
Bob Meusel 131 259 16 7 6 .975 2.10
Cedric Durst 33 55 2 1 1 .983 1.73
Ben Paschal 25 26 1 0 0 1.000 1.08

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
George Pipgras 46 7 49 4 2 .933 1.22
Waite Hoyt 42 12 56 1 6 .986 1.62
Wilcy Moore 35 4 21 3 1 .893 0.71
Hank Johnson 31 9 42 2 2 .962 1.65
Herb Pennock 28 5 59 1 3 .985 2.29
Al Shealy 23 4 22 1 0 .963 1.13
Archie Campbell 13 1 4 2 0 .714 0.38
Fred Heimach 13 0 16 0 2 1.000 1.23
Stan Coveleski 12 2 19 1 0 .955 1.75
Myles Thomas 12 2 7 1 0 .900 0.75
Rosy Ryan 3 0 0 0 0 0.00
Urban Shocker 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Benny Bengough 29 R R 5' 7.0" 168 Jul 27, 1898 Niagara Falls, NY, US 1928-05-14 1928-09-30
George Burns 35 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Jan 31, 1893 Niles, OH, US 1928-09-22 1928-09-30
Archie Campbell 24 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Oct 20, 1903 Maplewood, NJ, US 1928-04-21 1928-07-29
Pat Collins 31 R R 5' 11.0" 178 Sep 13, 1896 Sweet Springs, MO, US 1928-04-11 1928-09-29
Earle Combs 29 L R 6' 0.0" 185 May 14, 1899 Pebworth, KY, US 1928-04-11 1928-09-27
Stan Coveleski 38 R R 5' 11.0" 166 Jul 13, 1889 Shamokin, PA, US 1928-05-02 1928-08-03
Bill Dickey 21 L R 6' 1.0" 185 Jun 6, 1907 Bastrop, LA, US 1928-08-15 1928-09-17
Joe Dugan 31 R R 5' 11.0" 160 May 12, 1897 Mahanoy City, PA, US 1928-04-11 1928-09-29
Leo Durocher 22 R R 5' 10.0" 160 Jul 27, 1905 West Springfield, MA, US 1928-04-11 1928-09-30
Cedric Durst 31 L L 5' 11.0" 160 Aug 23, 1896 Austin, TX, US 1928-04-11 1928-09-30
Mike Gazella 32 R R 5' 7.0" 165 Oct 13, 1895 Olyphant, PA, US 1928-05-02 1928-09-30
Lou Gehrig 25 L L 6' 0.0" 200 Jun 19, 1903 New York, NY, US 1928-04-11 1928-09-30
Johnny Grabowski 28 R R 5' 10.0" 185 Jan 7, 1900 Ware, MA, US 1928-04-11 1928-09-30
Fred Heimach 27 L L 6' 0.0" 175 Jan 27, 1901 Camden, NJ, US 1928-08-06 1928-09-27
Waite Hoyt 28 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Sep 9, 1899 Brooklyn, NY, US 1928-04-13 1928-09-30
Hank Johnson 22 R R 5' 11.0" 175 May 21, 1906 Bradenton, FL, US 1928-04-21 1928-09-29
Mark Koenig 23 S R 6' 0.0" 180 Jul 19, 1904 San Francisco, CA, US 1928-04-11 1928-09-29
Tony Lazzeri 24 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Dec 6, 1903 San Francisco, CA, US 1928-04-21 1928-09-28
Bob Meusel 31 R R 6' 3.0" 190 Jul 19, 1896 San Jose, CA, US 1928-04-11 1928-09-30
Wilcy Moore 31 R R 6' 0.0" 195 May 20, 1897 Bonita, TX, US 1928-04-13 1928-09-15
Ben Paschal 32 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Oct 13, 1895 Enterprise, AL, US 1928-04-20 1928-09-30
Herb Pennock 34 S L 6' 0.0" 160 Feb 10, 1894 Kennett Square, PA, US 1928-04-11 1928-08-12
George Pipgras 28 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Dec 20, 1899 Ida Grove, IA, US 1928-04-16 1928-09-28
Gene Robertson 28 L R 5' 7.0" 152 Dec 25, 1899 St. Louis, MO, US 1928-04-19 1928-09-30
Babe Ruth 33 L L 6' 2.0" 215 Feb 6, 1895 Baltimore, MD, US 1928-04-11 1928-09-30
Rosy Ryan 30 L R 6' 0.0" 185 Mar 15, 1898 Worcester, MA, US 1928-09-03 1928-09-29
Al Shealy 28 R R 5' 11.0" 175 May 24, 1900 Chapin, SC, US 1928-04-13 1928-09-29
Urban Shocker 37 R R 5' 10.0" 170 Sep 22, 1890 Cleveland, OH, US 1928-05-30 1928-05-30
Myles Thomas 30 R R 5' 9.0" 170 Oct 22, 1897 State College, PA, US 1928-07-08 1928-09-22
Tom Zachary 32 L L 6' 1.0" 187 May 7, 1896 Graham, NC, US 1928-08-27 1928-09-29

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