Record: 83-77, Finished 3rd in AL Eastern Division (1975 AL
Managed by Bill Virdon (53-51) and Billy Martin (30-26)
Coaches: Cloyd Boyer, Whitey Ford, Elston Howard, Dick Howser and Mel Wright
Ballpark: Shea Stadium
The 1975 New York Yankees played the 73rd season in team history. They finished with a record of 83-77, 12 games behind of the Boston Red Sox. New York was managed by Bill Virdon and Billy Martin. The Yankees played at Shea Stadium due to the ongoing renovation of Yankee Stadium. That work would be done in time for opening day 1976, whereupon the Yankees would return to baseball's elite.
Awards and Honors
- Brett Topel: When Shea Was Home: The Story of the 1975 Mets, Yankees, Giants, and Jets, Sports Publishing LLC, New York, NY, 2016. ISBN 978-1-61321-870-9