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1927 New York Yankees

Roster (40-man)

Franchise Encyclopedia: 1926 / 1928

110-44, Finished 1st in American League (Schedule and Results)
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Manager: Miller Huggins (110-44)
Scored 975 runs, Allowed 599 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 109-45

Ballparks: Yankee Stadium I · Attendance: 1,164,015 (1st of 8)
Park Factors  Over 100 favors batters, under 100 favors pitchers.
  multi-year:
Batting - 98, Pitching - 94 · one-year: Batting - 102, Pitching - 95

Postseason:  Won World Series (4-0) over Pittsburgh Pirates


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1926 / 1928 Roster (40-man)

Team Roster & Games By Position

Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Yrs G GS Batting Defense P C 1B 2B 3B SS LF CF RF OF PH PR WAR Salary
Walter Beall 27 R R 5' 10" 178 Jul 29, 1899 4 1 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.0 $5,000
Benny Bengough 28 R R 5' 7" 168 Jul 27, 1898 5 31 25 31 30 0 30 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 -0.2 $8,000
Pat Collins 30 R R 5' 11" 178 Sep 13, 1896 8 92 74 92 89 0 89 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 2.1 $7,000
Earle Combs HOF 28 L R 6' 0" 185 May 14, 1899 4 152 151 152 151 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 151 0 151 1 0 6.8 $10,500
Joe Dugan 30 R R 5' 11" 160 May 12, 1897 11 112 109 112 111 0 0 0 0 111 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.6 $12,000
Cedric Durst 30 L L 5' 11" 160 Aug 23, 1896 4 66 20 66 39 0 0 2 0 0 0 13 6 18 37 26 1 -0.9 $4,500
Mike Gazella 31 R R 5' 7" 165 Oct 13, 1895 3 54 31 54 50 0 0 0 0 44 6 0 0 0 0 0 5 1.0 $5,000
Lou Gehrig HOF 24 L L 6' 0" 200 Jun 19, 1903 5 155 155 155 155 0 0 155 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 11.8 $8,000
Joe Giard 28 L L 5' 10" 170 Oct 7, 1898 3 16 0 16 16 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.8 $5,000
Johnny Grabowski 27 R R 5' 10" 185 Jan 7, 1900 4 70 56 70 68 0 68 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.5 $5,500
Waite Hoyt HOF 27 R R 6' 0" 180 Sep 9, 1899 10 36 32 36 36 36 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.8 $11,000
Mark Koenig 22 B R 6' 0" 180 Jul 19, 1904 3 123 120 123 122 0 0 0 0 0 122 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.2 $7,000
Tony Lazzeri HOF 23 R R 5' 11" 170 Dec 6, 1903 2 153 151 153 153 0 0 0 113 9 38 0 0 0 0 0 0 6.3 $8,000
Bob Meusel 30 R R 6' 3" 190 Jul 19, 1896 8 135 130 135 131 0 0 0 0 0 0 83 0 48 131 4 0 4.2 $13,000
Wilcy Moore 30 R R 6' 0" 195 May 20, 1897 1st 50 12 50 50 50 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.7 $2,500
Ray Morehart 27 L R 5' 9" 157 Dec 2, 1899 3 74 47 74 53 0 0 0 53 0 0 0 0 0 0 18 3 0.6 $4,000
Ben Paschal 31 R R 5' 11" 185 Oct 13, 1895 6 50 13 50 27 0 0 0 0 0 0 11 4 12 27 23 0 0.3 $7,000
Herb Pennock HOF 33 B L 6' 0" 160 Feb 10, 1894 15 34 26 34 34 34 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.1 $17,500
George Pipgras 27 R R 6' 1" 185 Dec 20, 1899 3 29 21 29 29 29 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.5 $4,500
Dutch Ruether 33 L L 6' 1" 180 Sep 13, 1893 11 35 26 35 27 27 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 0 2.1 $11,000
Babe Ruth HOF 32 L L 6' 2" 215 Feb 6, 1895 14 151 151 151 151 0 0 0 0 0 0 56 0 95 151 0 0 12.4 $52,000
Bob Shawkey 36 R R 5' 11" 168 Dec 4, 1890 15 19 2 19 19 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.3 $10,500
Urban Shocker 36 R R 5' 10" 170 Sep 22, 1890 12 31 27 31 31 31 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.1 $13,500
Myles Thomas 29 R R 5' 9" 170 Oct 22, 1897 2 21 9 21 21 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.4 $6,500
Julie Wera 25 R R 5' 8" 164 Feb 9, 1902 1st 38 7 38 18 0 0 0 0 18 0 0 0 0 0 5 15 -0.1 $2,400
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Yrs G GS Batting Defense P C 1B 2B 3B SS LF CF RF OF PH PR WAR Salary
Primary salary Data (about) courtesy Doug Pappas, and the Society for American Baseball Research.
Additional 1915-1969 salaries researched via Baseball Hall of Fame contract archives by Dr. Michael Haupert of UW-LaCrosse.
Salaries for mid-season call-ups or traded players may not be shown.
Salaries converted to alternate years using Consumer Price Index (CPI) data courtesy of the Minneapolis Federal Reserve Board.

1926 / 1928 Roster (40-man)