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Akron Yankees

From BR Bullpen

Team History[edit]

The Akron Yankees were a class C farm team of the New York Yankees from 1935-1941. The Akron Yankees played in the Middle Atlantic League. Among the Akron players with the best major league careers were Joe Beggs, Walt Judnich, Tiny Bonham and Hank Sauer.

Year-by-Year Record[edit]

Year Record Finish Manager Playoffs
1935 64-59 4th Johnny Neun
1936 64-63 5th Nick Allen
1937 64-61 4th Leo Mackey Lost League Finals
1938 66-62 4th Pip Koehler Lost League Finals
1939 69-61 3rd Pip Koehler Lost in 1st round
1940 73-54 1st Pip Koehler League Champs
1941 77-48 1st Buzz Boyle Lost in 1st round