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1931 New York Yankees

Roster (40-man)

Franchise Encyclopedia: 1930 / 1932

94-59, Finished 2nd in American League (Schedule and Results)
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Manager: Joe McCarthy (94-59)
Scored 1067 runs, Allowed 760 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 100-53

Ballparks: Yankee Stadium I · Attendance: 912,437 (1st of 8)
Park Factors  Over 100 favors batters, under 100 favors pitchers.
  multi-year:
Batting - 95, Pitching - 91 · one-year: Batting - 98, Pitching - 94


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1930 / 1932 Roster (40-man)

Team Roster & Games By Position

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
Ivy Andrews 24 R R 6' 1" 200 May 6, 1907 1st 7 3 7 7 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.5 $3,500
Samuel Byrd 24 R R 5' 10" 175 Oct 15, 1906 3 115 46 115 88 0 0 0 0 0 0 26 35 34 88 27 0 0.4 $6,000
Ben Chapman 22 R R 6' 0" 190 Dec 25, 1908 2 149 148 149 148 0 0 0 11 0 0 88 0 52 137 1 0 6.0 $7,500
Earle Combs HOF 32 L R 6' 0" 185 May 14, 1899 8 138 125 138 129 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 129 0 129 9 0 4.2 $13,500
Dusty Cooke 24 L R 6' 1" 205 Jun 23, 1907 2 27 10 27 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 0 4 11 2 14 0.4 $5,000
Bill Dickey HOF 24 L R 6' 1" 185 Jun 6, 1907 4 130 121 130 125 0 125 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 4.1 $12,500
Lou Gehrig HOF 28 L L 6' 0" 200 Jun 19, 1903 9 155 155 155 155 0 0 154 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 8.8 $25,000
Lefty Gomez HOF 22 L L 6' 2" 173 Nov 26, 1908 2 40 26 40 40 40 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.2 $4,000
Myril Hoag 23 R R 5' 11" 180 Mar 9, 1908 1st 44 3 44 24 0 0 0 0 1 0 11 2 10 23 10 10 -0.7 $4,000
Hank Johnson 25 R R 5' 11" 175 May 21, 1906 6 40 23 40 40 40 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.1 $8,000
Arndt Jorgens 26 R R 5' 9" 160 May 18, 1905 3 46 24 46 40 0 40 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 1 0.1 $6,000
Lyn Lary 25 R R 6' 0" 165 Jan 28, 1906 3 155 155 155 155 0 0 0 0 0 155 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.9 $9,000
Tony Lazzeri HOF 27 R R 5' 11" 170 Dec 6, 1903 6 135 123 135 128 0 0 0 90 39 0 0 0 0 0 7 0 3.2 $16,000
Lou McEvoy 29 R R 6' 2" 203 May 30, 1902 2 6 0 6 6 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.8 $6,000
Herb Pennock HOF 37 B L 6' 0" 160 Feb 10, 1894 19 25 25 25 25 25 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.6 $12,500
Cy Perkins 35 R R 5' 10" 158 Feb 27, 1896 16 16 10 16 16 0 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.1 $7,500
George Pipgras 31 R R 6' 1" 185 Dec 20, 1899 7 36 14 36 36 36 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.3 $12,000
Jimmie Reese 29 L R 5' 11" 165 Oct 1, 1901 2 65 57 65 61 0 0 0 61 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 1 -0.1 $7,500
Gordon Rhodes 23 R R 6' 0" 187 Aug 11, 1907 3 18 11 18 18 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.4 $4,000
Red Rolfe 22 L R 5' 11" 170 Oct 17, 1908 1st 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 $3,600
Red Ruffing HOF 26 R R 6' 1" 205 May 3, 1905 8 48 30 48 38 37 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 10 0 2.6 $9,000
Babe Ruth HOF 36 L L 6' 2" 215 Feb 6, 1895 18 145 142 145 143 0 0 1 0 0 0 51 0 91 142 2 0 10.3 $70,000
Joe Sewell HOF 32 L R 5' 6" 155 Oct 9, 1898 12 130 119 130 122 0 0 0 1 121 0 0 0 0 0 8 0 3.7 $10,000
Roy Sherid 24 R R 6' 2" 185 Jan 25, 1907 3 17 8 17 17 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.5 $6,000
Dixie Walker 20 L R 6' 1" 175 Sep 24, 1910 1st 2 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 2 0 0 0.0 $4,000
Jim Weaver 27 R R 6' 6" 230 Nov 25, 1903 2 17 5 17 17 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.5 $4,500
Lefty Weinert 29 L L 6' 1" 195 Apr 21, 1902 9 17 0 17 17 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.2 $5,000
Ed Wells 31 L L 6' 1" 183 Jun 7, 1900 8 28 10 28 27 27 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.5 $8,000
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.

1930 / 1932 Roster (40-man)