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Franchise History

Franchise History
Year Tm Lg G W L Ties W-L% pythW-L% Finish GB Playoffs R RA Attendance BatAge PAge #Bat #P Top Player Managers
2019New York YankeesAL East162103590.636.6101st of 5--Lost ALCS (4-2)9437393,304,40428.330.25433D.LeMahieu (6.0)A.Boone (103-59)
2018New York YankeesAL East162100620.617.6082nd of 58.0Lost LDS (3-1)8516693,482,85527.228.84927A.Judge (5.5)A.Boone (100-62)
2017New York YankeesAL East16291710.562.6182nd of 52.0Lost ALCS (4-3)8586603,154,93828.627.85125A.Judge (8.1)J.Girardi (91-71)
2016New York YankeesAL East16284780.519.4854th of 59.06807023,063,40530.127.95329M.Tanaka (5.2)J.Girardi (84-78)
2015New York YankeesAL East16287750.537.5412nd of 56.0Lost ALWC (1-0)7646983,193,79531.427.45633D.Betances (4.0)J.Girardi (87-75)
2014New York YankeesAL East16284780.519.4782nd of 512.06336643,401,62432.829.35833B.Gardner (3.9)J.Girardi (84-78)
2013New York YankeesAL East16285770.525.4853rd of 512.06506713,279,58931.931.85624R.Cano (7.8)J.Girardi (85-77)
2012New York YankeesAL East16295670.586.5841st of 5--Lost ALCS (4-0)8046683,542,40632.930.34524R.Cano (8.4)J.Girardi (95-67)
2011New York YankeesAL East16297650.599.6241st of 5--Lost LDS (3-2)8676573,653,68030.631.04828C.Sabathia (6.4)J.Girardi (97-65)
2010New York YankeesAL East16295670.586.5972nd of 51.0Lost ALCS (4-2)8596933,765,80730.330.34321R.Cano (8.1)J.Girardi (95-67)
2009New York YankeesAL East162103590.636.5881st of 5--Won WS (4-2)9157533,719,35830.629.34524D.Jeter (6.6)J.Girardi (103-59)
2008New York YankeesAL East16289730.549.5373rd of 58.07897274,298,65531.430.65127A.Rodriguez (6.8)J.Girardi (89-73)
2007New York YankeesAL East16294680.580.5992nd of 52.0Lost LDS (3-1)9687774,271,08330.731.44928A.Rodriguez (9.4)J.Torre (94-68)
2006New York YankeesAL East16297650.599.5871st of 5--Lost LDS (3-1)9307674,248,06730.932.54925C.Wang (6.0)J.Torre (97-65)
2005New York YankeesAL East16295670.586.5531st of 5--Lost LDS (3-2)8867894,090,69632.334.25128A.Rodriguez (9.4)J.Torre (95-67)
2004New York YankeesAL East162101610.623.5481st of 5--Lost ALCS (4-3)8978083,775,29232.232.94323A.Rodriguez (7.6)J.Torre (101-61)
2003New York YankeesAL East163101611.623.5921st of 5--Lost WS (4-2)8777163,465,60030.333.74923M.Mussina (6.6)J.Torre (101-61)
2002New York YankeesAL East161103580.640.6131st of 5--Lost LDS (3-1)8976973,465,80729.933.13817J.Giambi (7.1)J.Torre (103-58)
2001New York YankeesAL East16195651.594.5551st of 5--Lost WS (4-3)8047133,264,90731.230.94720M.Mussina (7.1)J.Torre (95-65)
2000New York YankeesAL East16187740.540.5311st of 5--Won WS (4-1)8718143,055,43531.332.04622J.Posada (5.5)J.Torre (87-74)
1999New York YankeesAL East16298640.605.5941st of 5--Won WS (4-0)9007313,292,73630.931.23918D.Jeter (8.0)J.Torre (98-64)
1998New York YankeesAL East162114480.704.6701st of 5--Won WS (4-0)9656562,955,19330.430.23819D.Jeter (7.5)J.Torre (114-48)
1997New York YankeesAL East16296660.593.6162nd of 52.0Lost LDS (3-2)8916882,580,32530.629.64118A.Pettitte (8.4)J.Torre (96-66)
1996New York YankeesAL East16292700.568.5461st of 5--Won WS (4-2)8717872,250,87730.129.34824A.Pettitte (5.6)J.Torre (92-70)
1995New York YankeesAL East14579651.549.5392nd of 57.0Lost LDS (3-2)7496881,705,26331.128.14220B.Williams (6.4)B.Showalter (79-65)
1994New York YankeesAL East11370430.619.6021st of 5--6705341,675,55630.529.83617W.Boggs (4.5)B.Showalter (70-43)
1993New York YankeesAL East16288740.543.5352nd of 77.08217612,416,94229.728.94122J.Key (6.3)B.Showalter (88-74)
1992New York YankeesAL East16276860.469.4924th of 720.07337461,748,73728.229.54019M.Perez (5.9)B.Showalter (76-86)
1991New York YankeesAL East16271910.438.4355th of 720.06747771,863,73327.729.54020S.Sax (4.2)S.Merrill (71-91)
1990New York YankeesAL East16267950.414.4027th of 721.06037492,006,43628.229.14320R.Kelly (5.5)B.Dent (18-31) and S.Merrill (49-64)
1989New York YankeesAL East16174870.460.4425th of 714.56987922,170,48528.629.24922S.Sax (4.4)D.Green (56-65) and B.Dent (18-22)
1988New York YankeesAL East16185760.528.5145th of 73.57727482,633,70130.532.34118R.Henderson (6.3)B.Martin (40-28) and L.Piniella (45-48)
1987New York YankeesAL East16289730.549.5184th of 79.07887582,427,67229.832.14822D.Mattingly (5.1)L.Piniella (89-73)
1986New York YankeesAL East16290720.556.5352nd of 75.57977382,268,03029.230.34318D.Mattingly (7.2)L.Piniella (90-72)
1985New York YankeesAL East16197640.602.6082nd of 72.08396602,214,58728.830.93917R.Henderson (9.9)Y.Berra (6-10) and B.Martin (91-54)
1984New York YankeesAL East16287750.537.5503rd of 717.07586791,821,81529.629.84117D.Mattingly (6.3)Y.Berra (87-75)
1983New York YankeesAL East16291710.562.5423rd of 77.07707032,257,97630.728.54016R.Guidry (5.3)B.Martin (91-71)
1982New York YankeesAL East16279830.488.4965th of 716.07097162,041,21930.329.04717R.Gossage (4.4)B.Lemon (6-8), G.Michael (44-42) and C.King (29-33)
1981New York YankeesAL East10759480.551.5934th of 72.0Lost WS (4-2)4213431,614,35330.830.23916D.Righetti (3.5)G.Michael (48-34) and B.Lemon (11-14)
1980New York YankeesAL East162103590.636.5971st of 7--Lost ALCS (3-0)8206622,627,41729.931.43913W.Randolph (6.6)D.Howser (103-59)
1979New York YankeesAL East16089710.556.5404th of 713.57346722,537,76530.231.04719R.Guidry (6.5)B.Lemon (34-31) and B.Martin (55-40)
1978New York YankeesAL East163100630.613.6051st of 7--Won WS (4-2)7355822,335,87129.828.34117R.Guidry (9.6)B.Martin (52-42), D.Howser (0-1) and B.Lemon (48-20)
1977New York YankeesAL East162100620.617.6101st of 7--Won WS (4-2)8316512,103,09229.128.63613G.Nettles (5.5)B.Martin (100-62)
1976New York YankeesAL East15997620.610.6071st of 6--Lost WS (4-0)7305752,012,43428.229.24014G.Nettles (8.0)B.Martin (97-62)
1975New York YankeesAL East16083770.519.5673rd of 612.06815881,288,04828.528.73712C.Hunter (8.1)B.Virdon (53-51) and B.Martin (30-26)
1974New York YankeesAL East16289730.549.5342nd of 62.06716231,273,07527.728.44419E.Maddox (5.4)B.Virdon (89-73)
1973New York YankeesAL East16280820.494.5234th of 617.06416101,262,10330.029.43615T.Munson (7.2)R.Houk (80-82)
1972New York YankeesAL East15579760.510.5254th of 66.5557527966,32828.728.13618B.Murcer (8.1)R.Houk (79-76)
1971New York YankeesAL East16282800.506.5054th of 621.06486411,070,77128.327.33615R.White (6.7)R.Houk (82-80)
1970New York YankeesAL East16393691.574.5482nd of 615.06806121,136,87927.027.53417R.White (6.8)R.Houk (93-69)
1969New York YankeesAL East16280811.497.4805th of 628.55625871,067,99626.826.63814M.Stottlemyre (6.1)R.Houk (80-81)
1968New York YankeesAL16483792.512.5045th of 1020.05365311,185,66628.027.13417S.Bahnsen (5.9)R.Houk (83-79)
1967New York YankeesAL16372901.444.4219th of 1020.05226211,259,51428.027.03915A.Downing (4.6)R.Houk (72-90)
1966New York YankeesAL16070891.440.49910th of 1026.56116121,124,64828.426.93614T.Tresh (5.4)J.Keane (4-16) and R.Houk (66-73)
1965New York YankeesAL16277850.475.5056th of 1025.06116041,213,55228.327.24016M.Stottlemyre (6.9)J.Keane (77-85)
1964New York YankeesAL16499632.611.6061st of 10--Lost WS (4-3)7305771,305,63828.227.03214W.Ford (6.8)Y.Berra (99-63)
1963New York YankeesAL161104570.646.6201st of 10--Lost WS (4-0)7145471,308,92028.026.83013E.Howard (5.2)R.Houk (104-57)
1962New York YankeesAL16296660.593.5831st of 10--Won WS (4-3)8176801,493,57428.227.83315M.Mantle (5.9)R.Houk (96-66)
1961New York YankeesAL163109531.673.6341st of 10--Won WS (4-1)8276121,747,72528.427.83616M.Mantle (10.5)R.Houk (109-53)
1960New York YankeesAL15597571.630.5791st of 8--Lost WS (4-3)7466271,627,34928.228.53816R.Maris (7.5)C.Stengel (97-57)
1959New York YankeesAL15579751.513.5273rd of 815.06876471,552,03028.428.43717M.Mantle (6.6)C.Stengel (79-75)
1958New York YankeesAL15592621.597.6231st of 8--Won WS (4-3)7595771,428,43828.029.13215M.Mantle (8.7)C.Stengel (92-62)
1957New York YankeesAL15498560.636.6351st of 8--Lost WS (4-3)7235341,497,13428.427.93112M.Mantle (11.3)C.Stengel (98-56)
1956New York YankeesAL15497570.630.6371st of 8--Won WS (4-3)8576311,491,78428.126.43815M.Mantle (11.3)C.Stengel (97-57)
1955New York YankeesAL15496580.623.6311st of 8--Lost WS (4-3)7625691,490,13828.027.54016M.Mantle (9.6)C.Stengel (96-58)
1954New York YankeesAL155103511.669.6582nd of 88.08055631,475,17128.529.73917M.Mantle (6.9)C.Stengel (103-51)
1953New York YankeesAL15199520.656.6681st of 8--Won WS (4-2)8015471,537,81128.431.03714M.Mantle (5.8)C.Stengel (99-52)
1952New York YankeesAL15495590.617.6201st of 8--Won WS (4-3)7275571,629,66527.830.93916M.Mantle (6.5)C.Stengel (95-59)
1951New York YankeesAL15498560.636.6131st of 8--Won WS (4-2)7986211,950,10728.630.84119Y.Berra (5.3)C.Stengel (98-56)
1950New York YankeesAL15598561.636.6251st of 8--Won WS (4-0)9146912,081,38029.230.63815P.Rizzuto (6.7)C.Stengel (98-56)
1949New York YankeesAL15597571.630.6181st of 8--Won WS (4-1)8296372,283,67628.529.93714J.DiMaggio (4.4)C.Stengel (97-57)
1948New York YankeesAL15494600.610.6353rd of 82.58576332,373,90129.728.93513J.DiMaggio (6.9)B.Harris (94-60)
1947New York YankeesAL15597571.630.6491st of 8--Won WS (4-3)7945682,178,93730.029.93917J.DiMaggio (4.9)B.Harris (97-57)
1946New York YankeesAL15487670.565.6013rd of 817.06845472,265,51230.130.64622C.Keller (6.1)J.McCarthy (22-13), B.Dickey (57-48) and J.Neun (8-6)
1945New York YankeesAL15281710.533.5504th of 86.5676606881,84530.230.43214S.Stirnweiss (8.7)J.McCarthy (81-71)
1944New York YankeesAL15483710.539.5403rd of 86.0674617789,99529.229.13213S.Stirnweiss (8.5)J.McCarthy (83-71)
1943New York YankeesAL15598561.636.5951st of 8--Won WS (4-1)669542618,33028.330.12611S.Chandler (7.2)J.McCarthy (98-56)
1942New York YankeesAL154103510.669.6981st of 8--Lost WS (4-1)801507922,01128.330.63113J.Gordon (8.2)J.McCarthy (103-51)
1941New York YankeesAL156101532.656.6231st of 8--Won WS (4-1)830631964,72227.429.72712J.DiMaggio (9.1)J.McCarthy (101-53)
1940New York YankeesAL15588661.571.5893rd of 82.0817671988,97528.130.02713J.DiMaggio (7.3)J.McCarthy (88-66)
1939New York YankeesAL152106451.702.7341st of 8--Won WS (4-0)967556859,78527.730.52712J.DiMaggio (8.1)J.McCarthy (106-45)
1938New York YankeesAL15799535.651.6371st of 8--Won WS (4-0)966710970,91628.330.12814R.Ruffing (6.1)J.McCarthy (99-53)
1937New York YankeesAL157102523.662.6661st of 8--Won WS (4-1)979671998,14828.629.92812L.Gomez (9.0)J.McCarthy (102-52)
1936New York YankeesAL155102512.667.6661st of 8--Won WS (4-2)1065731976,91328.128.92811L.Gehrig (9.1)J.McCarthy (102-51)
1935New York YankeesAL14989600.597.6162nd of 83.0818632657,50828.427.02710L.Gehrig (8.7)J.McCarthy (89-60)
1934New York YankeesAL15494600.610.6042nd of 87.0842669854,68228.226.73114L.Gehrig (10.4)J.McCarthy (94-60)
1933New York YankeesAL15291592.607.5852nd of 87.0927768728,01428.828.42914L.Gehrig (6.9)J.McCarthy (91-59)
1932New York YankeesAL156107472.695.6441st of 8--Won WS (4-0)1002724962,32028.328.53214B.Ruth (8.3)J.McCarthy (107-47)
1931New York YankeesAL15594592.614.6502nd of 813.51067760912,43727.827.42812B.Ruth (10.3)J.McCarthy (94-59)
1930New York YankeesAL15486680.558.5763rd of 816.010628981,169,23027.127.93619B.Ruth (10.5)B.Shawkey (86-68)
1929New York YankeesAL15488660.571.5672nd of 818.0899775960,14827.428.93112B.Ruth (8.0)M.Huggins (82-61) and A.Fletcher (6-5)
1928New York YankeesAL154101530.656.6191st of 8--Won WS (4-0)8946851,072,13228.128.83013B.Ruth (10.1)M.Huggins (101-53)
1927New York YankeesAL155110441.714.7091st of 8--Won WS (4-0)9755991,164,01527.831.02510B.Ruth (12.4)M.Huggins (110-44)
1926New York YankeesAL15591631.591.5781st of 8--Lost WS (4-3)8477131,027,67527.130.73111B.Ruth (11.5)M.Huggins (91-63)
1925New York YankeesAL15669852.448.4587th of 828.5706774697,26728.229.93613H.Pennock (6.3)M.Huggins (69-85)
1924New York YankeesAL15389631.586.5812nd of 82.07986671,053,53329.229.33112B.Ruth (11.7)M.Huggins (89-63)
1923New York YankeesAL15298540.645.6251st of 8--Won WS (4-2)8236221,007,06628.128.8258B.Ruth (14.1)M.Huggins (98-54)
1922New York YankeesAL15494600.610.5921st of 8--Lost WS (4-0-1)7586181,026,13427.928.0268B.Shawkey (6.8)M.Huggins (94-60)
1921New York YankeesAL15398550.641.6301st of 8--Lost WS (5-3)9487081,230,69627.727.42711B.Ruth (12.5)M.Huggins (98-55)
1920New York YankeesAL15495590.617.6283rd of 83.08386291,289,42227.829.02610B.Ruth (11.8)M.Huggins (95-59)
1919New York YankeesAL14180592.576.5613rd of 87.5578506619,16428.428.13012R.Peckinpaugh (6.3)M.Huggins (80-59)
1918New York YankeesAL12660633.488.5174th of 813.5493475282,04728.226.73615H.Baker (4.9)M.Huggins (60-63)
1917New York YankeesAL15571822.464.4716th of 828.5524558330,29426.727.03715H.Baker (4.5)B.Donovan (71-82)
1916New York YankeesAL15680742.519.5134th of 811.0577561469,21126.125.63513B.Shawkey (6.3)B.Donovan (80-74)
1915New York YankeesAL15469832.454.4975th of 832.5584588256,03526.526.74017R.Caldwell (5.7)B.Donovan (69-83)
1914New York YankeesAL15770843.455.4896th of 830.0537550359,47726.325.83610R.Caldwell (6.6)F.Chance (60-74) and R.Peckinpaugh (10-10)
1913New York YankeesAL15357942.377.3957th of 838.0529668357,55127.126.44413R.Caldwell (4.6)F.Chance (57-94)
1912New York HighlandersAL153501021.329.3708th of 855.0630842242,19426.726.74413J.Warhop (7.2)H.Wolverton (50-102)
1911New York HighlandersAL15376761.500.4756th of 825.5684723302,44427.025.43511R.Ford (7.3)H.Chase (76-76)
1910New York HighlandersAL15688635.583.5532nd of 814.5626557355,85727.425.43110R.Ford (11.9)G.Stallings (78-59) and H.Chase (10-4)
1909New York HighlandersAL15374772.490.5025th of 823.5589587501,00027.826.53515J.Warhop (4.4)G.Stallings (74-77)
1908New York HighlandersAL155511031.331.3108th of 839.5460713305,50028.128.83214C.Hemphill (3.8)C.Griffith (24-32) and K.Elberfeld (27-71)
1907New York HighlandersAL15270784.473.4555th of 821.0605667350,02028.129.33317J.Chesbro (4.3)C.Griffith (70-78)
1906New York HighlandersAL15590614.596.5752nd of 83.0640543434,70028.229.42611A.Orth (8.8)C.Griffith (90-61)
1905New York HighlandersAL15271783.477.4736th of 821.5586621309,10029.229.03511A.Orth (5.8)C.Griffith (71-78)
1904New York HighlandersAL15592594.609.5582nd of 81.5598526438,91929.329.1269J.Chesbro (11.2)C.Griffith (92-59)
1903New York HighlandersAL13672622.537.5054th of 817.0579573211,80829.028.52811J.Chesbro (5.0)C.Griffith (72-62)

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