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1938 New York Yankees (MLB)

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Nickname:
W-L Record: 99-53 .651
Rank: 1st in American League
Run Differential: 966-711 + 255
Roster Continuity 83.03% 3/15
Manager(s): Joe McCarthy
General Manager:
Location: Bronx, New York
Ballpark: Yankee Stadium I
Attendance: 970,916 1/16
Playoffs: Won World Series (Cubs)
Top Draft Pick: All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Johnny Schulte
Assistant Coach: Earle Combs
Assistant Coach: Art Fletcher
American League Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
9953.651--
8861.5919.5
8666.56613.0
8470.54516.0
7576.49723.5
6583.43932.0
5597.36244.0
5399.34946.0
Batting Statistics
#PlayerPosAgeDiffGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSISOsecABabipK/BBAB/HRTBPA
1Frankie CrosettiSS27   157631113166353955271210697155 .263.382.371753.108.300.2990.9270.1234757
2Red Rolfe3B29   1516311321963681080131744436 .311.386.441827.130.266.3220.5963.1278714
5Joe DiMaggioOF23   14559912919432133214061592120 .324.386.581967.257.364.2970.3618.7348660
4Lou Gehrig1B35   15757611517032629114611077551 .295.410.523933.227.422.2990.7019.9301689
17Tommy HenrichOF25   1314711091272472291629232210 .270.391.490881.221.425.2520.3521.4231575
6Joe Gordon2B23   127458831172472597113567233 .255.340.502842.247.386.2551.2918.3230520
8Bill DickeyC31   132454841422742711530752221 .313.412.568980.256.427.2840.2916.8258532
3George SelkirkOF30   993355885125106294685231 .254.384.409793.155.373.2750.7633.5137407
9Myril HoagOF30   85267287414304843253124 .277.344.352696.075.172.3141.24--94298
7Jake PowellOF29   45164274212122031152022 .256.326.378704.122.226.2821.3382.062183
10Bill Knickerbocker2B26   4612815328312100111004 .250.309.383692.133.219.2650.91128.049143
26Joe GlennC29   4112310327202510101400 .260.316.350666.089.179.2941.40--43133
15Red RuffingP34   4510712244131700172101 .224.331.364695.140.299.2531.2435.739125
11Lefty GomezP29   328651320070041809 .151.189.174363.023.070.1914.50--1599
16Monte PearsonP29   28768134006107703 .171.241.224465.053.158.1881.00--1786
21Spud ChandlerP30   2369101410340012303 .203.214.348562.145.159.25623.0023.02473
14Bump HadleyP33   295435000400111503 .093.246.093339.000.204.1281.36--568
12Babe Dahlgren3B-1B26   2743881001001700 .186.205.209414.023.047.2227.00--944
32Steve SundraP28   25334610120031202 .182.250.303553.121.212.2504.0033.01038
19Johnny MurphyP29   32324210021011302 .063.091.094185.031.094.10513.00--335
22Joe BeggsP27   1420251002001300 .250.286.300586.050.100.2943.00--621
18Art JorgensC33   917342002003301 .235.350.353703.118.294.2861.00--621
24Ivy AndrewsP31   1912120001001100 .167.231.167398.000.083.1821.00--213
25Wes FerrellP30   512121001001400 .167.231.250481.083.167.2504.00--313
28Atley DonaldP27   26110000000000 .167.167.167334.000.000.167----16
25Joe VanceP32   44132001000000 .750.7501.2502000.500.500.750----54
33Lee StineP24   42010000000000 .500.500.5001000.000.000.500----12
Batting Totals16145410966148028363174918912874961739061 .274.362.446808.172.322.2830.8231.124116220
Pitching Statistics
#PlayerAgeDiffWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K/BB
15Red Ruffing34   2173.32313122300247.12461049116821271101.338.960.582.994.631.55
11Lefty Gomez29   18123.35323220400239.0239110897991295001.419.000.263.734.861.30
16Monte Pearson29   1673.97282717110202.01981078912113989101.548.820.535.034.370.87
21Spud Chandler30   1454.03232314200172.01838677747360101.349.580.372.461.880.77
14Bump Hadley33   983.6129178151167.116579671366616001.388.890.703.563.290.92
32Steve Sundra28   644.792583015093.21076150743334001.6010.240.674.123.160.77
19Johnny Murphy29   824.2532210261191.1904743541430001.448.900.494.054.251.05
22Joe Beggs27   325.43149403058.169413572080101.5310.711.093.101.240.40
24Ivy Andrews31   133.001911012148.0512516317130001.429.560.563.192.440.76
25Wes Ferrell30   228.1054101030.052332761872002.3315.601.805.402.100.39
28Atley Donald27   015.2522000012.078701461001.755.250.0010.504.500.43
25Joe Vance32   007.3631001011.120992420002.1816.361.643.271.640.50
33Lee Stine24   001.004000208.29110140001.119.000.001.004.004.00
20Kemp Wicker31   100.001000001.00000100001.000.000.009.000.000.00
Batting Totals99533.9124815791116613138214367116018556656728401.459.350.553.693.691.00
PlayerAgePC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDHP %C %1B %2B %3B %SS %LF %CF %RF %OF %POAE
Ivy Andrews311900000000001.000------------------3100
Joe Beggs271400000000001.000------------------1190
Spud Chandler302300000000001.000------------------18500
Frankie Crosetti270000015700000----------.948--------35250647
Babe Dahlgren2600608000000----1.000--.826----------37104
Bill Dickey310126000000000--.987----------------518748
Joe DiMaggio230000000001450------------------.9633662015
Atley Donald27200000000001.000------------------140
Wes Ferrell3050000000000.917------------------291
Lou Gehrig350015700000000----.991--------------148310014
Joe Glenn29040000000000--.974----------------134154
Lefty Gomez29320000000000.984------------------12511
Joe Gordon230001260000000------.960------------29045031
Bump Hadley332900000000001.000------------------17400
Tommy Henrich250000000001300------------------.984239144
Myril Hoag30000000000700------------------.96513255
Art Jorgens3308000000000--.923----------------1862
Bill Knickerbocker26000340300000------.982--1.000--------82893
Johnny Murphy29320000000000.966------------------7211
Monte Pearson29280000000000.962------------------11402
Jake Powell29000000000430------------------.9788612
Red Rolfe290000151000000--------.959----------15129419
Red Ruffing343100000000001.000------------------11340
George Selkirk30000000000950------------------.97317675
Lee Stine24400000000001.000------------------010
Steve Sundra28250000000000.962------------------0251
Joe Vance32300000000001.000------------------030
Kemp Wicker3110000000000--------------------000


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