Tampa Yankees

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The Tampa Yankees were a New York Yankees affiliate in the Florida State League. They played their home games at Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, Florida. In December 2017, the team announced it was changing names to a historical moniker, the Tampa Tarpons, for the 2018 season.

From 1962-1992, the Yankees' FSL affiliate was the Fort Lauderdale Yankees.

Year-by-Year Record[edit]

1994-2007 logo
Year Record Finish Manager Playoffs Hitting coach Pitching coach Coach
1994 80-52 1st Jake Gibbs League Champs Hoyt Wilhelm Dave Howard
1995 72-64 5th Jake Gibbs Lost in 1st round Ken Dominguez Mark Shiflett Dave Howard
1996 84-50 1st Trey Hillman Lost in 1st round Rich Arena Mark Shiflett Dave Howard
1997 70-66 5th Lee Mazzilli Ricky Ware Mark Shiflett Dave Howard
1998 72-67 6th Lee Mazzilli Lost League Finals Ricky Ware Mark Shiflett Freddy Langiotti
1999 78-58 2nd Tom Nieto Derek Shelton Rich Monteleone
2000 70-70 7th Tom Nieto Tony Perezchica Rich Monteleone
2001 77-62 2nd Brian Butterfield League Co-Champs * Bill Masse Rick Tomlin
2002 71-62 5th Mitch Seoane Lost in 1st round Joe Breeden Greg Pavlick
2003 68-64 6th Bill Masse Joe Breeden Greg Pavlick
2004 75-58 3rd Bill Masse League Co- Champs* Ty Hawkins Greg Pavlick
2005 56-79 11th Joe Breeden Bill Doran / Ralph Dickenson Greg Pavlick
2006 75-62 4th Luis Sojo James Rowson Greg Pavlick
2007 83-56 1st Luis Sojo James Rowson Greg Pavlick Danilo Valiente
2008 72-65 6th Luis Sojo Aaron Ledesma Greg Pavlick Danilo Valiente
2009 77-56 3rd Luis Sojo League Champs Julius Matos Greg Pavlick Tim McIntosh
2010 78-57 1st Torre Tyson League Champs Julius Matos Greg Pavlick Derek Shumpert
2011 74-64 5th Luis Sojo Justin Turner Jeff Ware Mario Garza, Noriyoshi Omichi
2012 65-70 6th Luis Sojo Justin Turner Jeff Ware
2013 58-78 11th Luis Sojo Marcus Thames Jeff Ware Brian Baisley
2014 71-68 7th Al Pedrique P.J. Pilittere Danny Borrell JD Closser
2015 66-72 9th Dave Bialas Tom Slater Tommy Phelps JD Closser
2016 77-58 2nd Pat Osborn Lost League Finals Tom Slater Tim Norton Antonio Pacheco
2017 85-50 1st Jay Bell Lost in 1st round Eric Duncan Tim Norton Raul Dominguez, Michel Hernandez
  • * 2001 series canceled with Tampa and Brevard County tied at one game apiece. 2004 series cancelled.

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