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1929 New York Yankees

Fielding Statistics

Franchise Encyclopedia: 1928 / 1930

88-66, Finished 2nd in American League (Schedule and Results)
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Manager: Miller Huggins (82-61) and Art Fletcher (6-5)
Scored 899 runs, Allowed 775 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 87-67

Ballparks: Yankee Stadium I · Attendance: 960,148 (1st of 8)
Park Factors  Over 100 favors batters, under 100 favors pitchers.
  multi-year:
Batting - 94, Pitching - 91 · one-year: Batting - 99, Pitching - 97


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1928 / 1930 Fielding Statistics

Team Fielding--Totals

Standard Fielding by Position Below · League Register
Age G GS CG Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Pos Summary
Benny Bengough 30 23 20 8 56 47 8 1 1 .982 2.39 1 6 4 40% 44% C
Samuel Byrd 22 54 41 37 120 108 6 6 2 .950 2.11 OF
Earle Combs 30 141 141 132 381 358 10 13 5 .966 2.61 OF
Bill Dickey 22 127 106 96 583 476 95 12 13 .979 4.50 4 57 44 44% 44% C
Leo Durocher 23 105 97 85 579 229 327 23 66 .960 5.30 SS-2B
Cedric Durst 32 73 40 34 160 153 5 2 1 .988 2.16 OF-1B
Lou Gehrig 26 154 154 153 1549 1458 82 9 135 .994 10.00 1B
Johnny Grabowski 29 22 18 12 87 70 12 5 1 .943 3.73 1 7 4 36% 44% C
Fred Heimach 28 35 10 3 43 6 37 0 1 1.000 1.23 P
Waite Hoyt 29 30 25 12 47 8 37 2 1 .957 1.50 P
Hank Johnson 23 12 8 2 7 1 5 1 0 .857 0.50 P
Arndt Jorgens 24 15 10 6 48 41 6 1 1 .979 3.13 1 7 1 13% 44% C
Mark Koenig 24 99 86 84 388 133 221 34 38 .912 3.58 SS-3B-2B
Lyn Lary 23 71 55 50 222 65 146 11 19 .950 2.97 3B-SS-2B
Tony Lazzeri 25 147 147 140 862 368 467 27 102 .969 5.68 2B
Bob Meusel 32 96 93 91 222 206 9 7 2 .968 2.24 OF
Wilcy Moore 32 41 0 0 28 1 25 2 0 .929 0.63 P
Bots Nekola 22 9 1 0 9 1 8 0 1 1.000 1.00 P
Ben Paschal 33 21 15 6 41 37 2 2 0 .951 1.95 OF
Herb Pennock 35 27 23 8 35 4 31 0 2 1.000 1.30 P
George Pipgras 29 39 33 13 35 4 30 1 2 .971 0.87 P
Gordon Rhodes 21 10 4 0 11 2 7 2 1 .818 0.90 P
Gene Robertson 29 77 74 59 203 80 116 7 6 .966 2.55 3B
Babe Ruth 34 133 132 107 249 240 5 4 2 .984 1.84 OF
Roy Sherid 22 33 15 9 40 8 29 3 3 .925 1.12 P
Myles Thomas 31 5 1 0 6 0 6 0 0 1.000 1.20 P
Ed Wells 29 31 23 10 28 5 21 2 2 .929 0.84 P
Julie Wera 27 4 3 3 5 0 5 0 0 1.000 1.25 3B
Tom Zachary 33 26 11 7 19 2 15 2 1 .895 0.65 P
Team Totals 27.4 154 1386 1167 6063 4111 1773 179 408 .970 3.55 7 77 53 41% 44%
Rank in 8 AL teams 3 4 3
Age G GS CG Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Pos Summary
Games played chart available on the Roster pages.

Player Standard Fielding--C

Age G GS CG Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB WP SB CS CS%
Bill Dickey 22 127 106 96 583 476 95 12 13 .979 4.50 4 57 44 44%
Benny Bengough 30 23 20 8 56 47 8 1 1 .982 2.39 1 6 4 40%
Johnny Grabowski 29 22 18 12 87 70 12 5 1 .943 3.73 1 7 4 36%
Arndt Jorgens 24 15 10 6 48 41 6 1 1 .979 3.13 1 7 1 13%
League Average .976 4.04 44%
Team Total 154 154 122 774 634 121 19 16 .975 4.04 7 77 53 41%

Player Standard Fielding--1B

Age G GS CG Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/G
Lou Gehrig 26 154 154 153 1549 1458 82 9 135 .994 10.00
Cedric Durst 32 1 0 0 2 2 0 0 0 1.000 2.00
League Average .993 9.74
Team Total 154 154 153 1551 1460 82 9 135 .994 9.95

Player Standard Fielding--2B

Age G GS CG Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/G
Tony Lazzeri 25 147 147 140 862 368 467 27 102 .969 5.68
Leo Durocher 23 12 7 6 61 32 28 1 7 .984 5.00
Lyn Lary 23 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.50
Mark Koenig 24 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
League Average .968 5.48
Team Total 154 154 146 924 401 495 28 109 .970 5.53

Player Standard Fielding--3B

Age G GS CG Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/G
Gene Robertson 29 77 74 59 203 80 116 7 6 .966 2.55
Lyn Lary 23 55 41 37 141 38 95 8 10 .943 2.42
Mark Koenig 24 37 36 36 95 26 61 8 7 .916 2.35
Julie Wera 27 4 3 3 5 0 5 0 0 1.000 1.25
League Average .952 2.90
Team Total 154 154 135 444 144 277 23 23 .948 2.43

Player Standard Fielding--SS

Age G GS CG Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/G
Leo Durocher 23 93 90 79 518 197 299 22 59 .958 5.33
Mark Koenig 24 61 50 48 293 107 160 26 31 .911 4.38
Lyn Lary 23 14 14 13 80 26 51 3 9 .963 5.50
League Average .937 4.67
Team Total 154 154 140 891 330 510 51 99 .943 5.00

Player Standard Fielding--LF

Age G GS CG Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/G
Bob Meusel 32 56 53 52 134 126 3 5 0 .963 2.30
Babe Ruth 34 55 55 45 107 103 2 2 1 .981 1.91
Cedric Durst 32 45 32 28 123 119 3 1 0 .992 2.71
Ben Paschal 33 12 9 6 24 21 1 2 0 .917 1.83
Samuel Byrd 22 6 5 4 19 14 3 2 1 .895 2.83
League Average .964 2.22
Team Total 154 154 135 407 383 12 12 2 .971 2.27

Player Standard Fielding--CF

Age G GS CG Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/G
Earle Combs 30 141 141 132 380 357 10 13 5 .966 2.60
Samuel Byrd 22 16 7 7 29 27 1 1 0 .966 1.75
Cedric Durst 32 6 2 2 13 12 0 1 0 .923 2.00
Ben Paschal 33 4 4 0 13 13 0 0 0 1.000 3.25
League Average .970 2.74
Team Total 154 154 141 435 409 11 15 5 .966 2.51

Player Standard Fielding--RF

Age G GS CG Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/G
Babe Ruth 34 78 77 62 142 137 3 2 1 .986 1.79
Bob Meusel 32 40 40 39 86 78 6 2 0 .977 2.10
Samuel Byrd 22 33 29 26 74 69 2 3 1 .959 2.15
Cedric Durst 32 21 6 4 22 20 2 0 1 1.000 1.05
Ben Paschal 33 5 2 0 4 3 1 0 0 1.000 0.80
League Average .963 1.80
Team Total 154 154 131 328 307 14 7 3 .979 1.81

Player Standard Fielding--OF

Age G GS CG Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/G
Earle Combs 30 141 141 132 381 358 10 13 5 .966 2.61
Babe Ruth 34 133 132 107 249 240 5 4 2 .984 1.84
Bob Meusel 32 96 93 91 222 206 9 7 2 .968 2.24
Cedric Durst 32 72 40 34 158 151 5 2 1 .987 2.17
Samuel Byrd 22 54 41 37 120 108 6 6 2 .950 2.11
Ben Paschal 33 20 15 6 41 37 2 2 0 .951 1.95
League Average .966 2.27
Team Total 154 462 407 1171 1100 37 34 12 .971 2.20

Player Standard Fielding--P

Age G GS CG Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/G
George Pipgras 29 39 33 13 35 4 30 1 2 .971 0.87
Waite Hoyt 29 30 25 12 47 8 37 2 1 .957 1.50
Ed Wells 29 31 23 10 28 5 21 2 2 .929 0.84
Herb Pennock 35 27 23 8 35 4 31 0 2 1.000 1.30
Roy Sherid 22 33 15 9 40 8 29 3 3 .925 1.12
Fred Heimach 28 35 10 3 43 6 37 0 1 1.000 1.23
Tom Zachary 33 26 11 7 19 2 15 2 1 .895 0.65
Wilcy Moore 32 41 0 0 28 1 25 2 0 .929 0.63
Hank Johnson 23 12 8 2 7 1 5 1 0 .857 0.50
Gordon Rhodes 21 10 4 0 11 2 7 2 1 .818 0.90
Bots Nekola 22 9 1 0 9 1 8 0 1 1.000 1.00
Myles Thomas 31 5 1 0 6 0 6 0 0 1.000 1.20
League Average .958 1.29
Team Total 154 154 64 308 42 251 15 14 .951 0.98

1928 / 1930 Fielding Statistics