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1929 New York Yankees

Roster (40-man)

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 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
Benny Bengough 30 R R 5' 7" 168 Jul 27, 1898 7 23 20 23 23 0 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.4 $8,000
George Burns 36 R R 6' 1" 180 Jan 31, 1893 16 9 0 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 0 -0.2 $9,000
Samuel Byrd 22 R R 5' 10" 175 Oct 15, 1906 1st 62 41 62 54 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 16 33 54 8 0 1.3 $3,000
Earle Combs HOF 30 L R 6' 0" 185 May 14, 1899 6 142 141 142 141 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 141 0 141 1 0 4.9 $13,500
Bill Dickey HOF 22 L R 6' 1" 185 Jun 6, 1907 2 130 106 130 127 0 127 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 3.3 $3,000
Leo Durocher HOF 23 R R 5' 10" 160 Jul 27, 1905 3 106 97 106 105 0 0 0 12 0 93 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.1 $4,000
Cedric Durst 32 L L 5' 11" 160 Aug 23, 1896 6 92 40 92 73 0 0 1 0 0 0 45 6 21 72 19 0 0.2 $5,000
Liz Funk 24 L L 5' 8" 160 Oct 28, 1904 1st 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 $3,600
Lou Gehrig HOF 26 L L 6' 0" 200 Jun 19, 1903 7 154 154 154 154 0 0 154 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7.6 $25,000
Johnny Grabowski 29 R R 5' 10" 185 Jan 7, 1900 6 22 18 22 22 0 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.4
Fred Heimach 28 L L 6' 0" 175 Jan 27, 1901 9 36 10 36 35 35 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.5 $6,000
Waite Hoyt HOF 29 R R 6' 0" 180 Sep 9, 1899 12 30 25 30 30 30 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.9 $16,000
Hank Johnson 23 R R 5' 11" 175 May 21, 1906 4 13 8 13 12 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 -0.4 $7,500
Arndt Jorgens 24 R R 5' 9" 160 May 18, 1905 1st 18 10 18 15 0 15 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0.2 $2,000
Mark Koenig 24 B R 6' 0" 180 Jul 19, 1904 5 116 86 116 99 0 0 0 1 37 61 0 0 0 0 17 0 1.7 $10,000
Lyn Lary 23 R R 6' 0" 165 Jan 28, 1906 1st 80 55 80 71 0 0 0 2 55 14 0 0 0 0 8 1 2.2 $7,000
Tony Lazzeri HOF 25 R R 5' 11" 170 Dec 6, 1903 4 147 147 147 147 0 0 0 147 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7.8 $12,500
Bob Meusel 32 R R 6' 3" 190 Jul 19, 1896 10 100 93 100 96 0 0 0 0 0 0 56 0 40 96 4 0 0.3
Wilcy Moore 32 R R 6' 0" 195 May 20, 1897 3 41 0 41 41 41 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 $8,000
Bots Nekola 22 L L 5' 11" 175 Dec 10, 1906 1st 9 1 9 9 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.2 $3,900
Ben Paschal 33 R R 5' 11" 185 Oct 13, 1895 8 43 15 43 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 4 5 21 22 0 -0.3 $7,000
Herb Pennock HOF 35 B L 6' 0" 160 Feb 10, 1894 17 27 23 27 27 27 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.6 $17,500
George Pipgras 29 R R 6' 1" 185 Dec 20, 1899 5 39 33 39 39 39 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.3 $12,000
Gordon Rhodes 21 R R 6' 0" 187 Aug 11, 1907 1st 10 4 10 10 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.3 $3,600
Gene Robertson 29 L R 5' 7" 152 Dec 25, 1899 8 90 74 90 77 0 0 0 0 77 0 0 0 0 0 11 2 1.2 $4,500
Babe Ruth HOF 34 L L 6' 2" 215 Feb 6, 1895 16 135 132 135 133 0 0 0 0 0 0 55 0 78 133 2 0 8.0 $52,000
Roy Sherid 22 R R 6' 2" 185 Jan 25, 1907 1st 33 15 33 33 33 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.2 $3,600
Myles Thomas 31 R R 5' 9" 170 Oct 22, 1897 4 5 1 5 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -1.0 $6,500
Ed Wells 29 L L 6' 1" 183 Jun 7, 1900 6 31 23 31 31 31 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.4 $6,000
Julie Wera 27 R R 5' 8" 164 Feb 9, 1902 2 5 3 5 4 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.1 $3,600
Tom Zachary 33 L L 6' 1" 187 May 7, 1896 12 26 11 26 26 26 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.6 $10,000
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.

1928 / 1930 Roster (40-man)