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1947 New York Yankees (MLB)

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W-L Record: 97-57 .630
Rank: 1st in American League
Run Differential: 794-568 + 226
Manager(s): Bucky Harris
General Manager: George Weiss
Location: Bronx, New York
Ballpark: Yankee Stadium I
Attendance: 2,178,937 1/16
Playoffs: Won World Series (Dodgers)
Top Draft Pick: All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Johnny Schulte
Assistant Coach: Red Corriden
Assistant Coach: Chuck Dressen
Third Base Coach: Frankie Crosetti
American League Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
9757.630--
8569.55212.0
8371.53914.0
8074.51917.0
7876.50619.0
7084.45527.0
6490.41633.0
5995.38338.0
Batting Statistics
#PlayerPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSISOsecABabipK/BBAB/HRTBPA
35Yogi BerraC228329341821531154011312007.280.310.464774.184.225.2630.9226.6136306
16Bill BevensP30285827100100231030.121.150.138288.017.052.25915.50--863
6Bobby Brown3B226915021456111802219134.300.386.373759.073.200.3140.43150.056174
28Tommy ByrneP27400000000010000-1.000-1000---0.00--01
21Spud ChandlerP391749512302400110032.245.260.429689.184.204.27010.0024.52153
3Allie ClarkOF242467925501140052015.373.417.493910.119.194.3750.4067.03373
3,48Frank ColmanOF2922282300260026000.107.167.321488.214.286.0503.0014.0930
2Frankie CrosettiSS-2B36310000000000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----01
5Joe DiMaggioOF3214153497168311020973064323014.315.388.522910.208.333.3070.5026.7279598
19,38Karl DrewsP2730271100000036011.037.133.037170.000.111.0482.00--131
14Lonny Frey2B362428105200230101111.179.395.250645.071.536.1850.10--739
18Randy GumpertP2925140100000007020.071.071.071142.000.000.143----116
15Tommy HenrichOF3414255010915835131698327154359.287.369.485854.198.329.2960.7634.4267626
32,50Ralph HoukC2741927253101200115102.272.350.326676.054.174.2870.45--30103
26Billy Johnson3B281324946714119810951244436321.285.344.417761.132.219.2970.9849.4206541
24Don JohnsonP2015130000000018040.000.071.00071.000.077.0008.00--018
12Charlie KellerOF30451513636611336004118103.238.401.550951.311.583.1920.4411.683192
27Johnny LindellOF301274766613118711671232701415.275.321.412733.137.202.3042.1943.3196512
29Sherm LollarC2211324701160115003.219.242.375617.156.156.2315.0032.01233
29,52Johnny Lucadello2B2812120100000015001.083.154.083237.000.083.1435.00--113
36Al LyonsP28861410030001000.667.667.8331500.167.167.800----56
9,51George McQuinn1B371445178415724313800278660146.304.395.437832.133.280.3290.8539.8226609
34Bobo NewsomP39174204000100011011.095.095.095190.000.000.129----443
11Joe PageP295646110001500216020.217.250.283533.065.109.3108.0046.01350
36Jack Phillips1B25163651001120035000.278.333.417750.139.222.3001.6736.01539
17Mel QueenP29510000000000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----01
17,19,43Vic RaschiP28154051020030017010.250.268.300568.050.075.3037.00--1242
22Allie ReynoldsP323889713100500726071.146.208.157365.011.090.2063.71--14103
10Phil RizzutoSS29153549781502692601165731896.273.342.364706.091.204.2870.54274.5200615
8Aaron RobinsonC32822522368115536014026005.270.370.413783.143.298.2850.6550.4104292
14Ted Sepkowski23201000000100000-----------00
20Spec SheaP26275681121010059081.196.262.268530.071.161.2341.80--1569
34Ken SilvestriC313100200000022000.200.333.200533.000.200.2501.00--212
30Dick StarrP26431110000001011.333.333.6671000.333.333.500----24
1Snuffy Stirnweiss2B2814857110214618854153894721113.256.356.342698.086.245.2720.53114.2195671
25,42Butch WensloffP3111191500010017010.263.300.263563.000.053.4177.00--521
28Bill WightP25120000000012010.000.333.000333.000.500-2.00--04
Batting Totals17255308794143923072115748272361058127086122.271.346.407753.135.251.2870.9546.221586004
Pitching Statistics
#PlayerAgeWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K/BB
14Rugger Ardizoia27009.0010001024221100002.5018.004.504.500.000.00
25,42Butch Wensloff31312.60115103051411715322180001.217.100.523.813.120.82
30Dick Starr26101.504110201212421810001.679.000.756.000.750.13
20Spec Shea261453.0727231333117812763611089890001.216.390.504.474.471.00
22Allie Reynolds321983.203430174322412079486231231298001.367.700.864.574.801.05
17,19,43Vic Raschi28723.86151461001048947451138512001.217.630.943.264.371.34
17Mel Queen29009.0050002069772420001.8611.572.575.142.570.50
11Joe Page291482.4956200441714110541395721161001.266.700.324.607.401.61
34Bobo Newsom39752.79171562101151093836830420001.208.460.622.333.261.40
36Al Lyons28109.00600010111811112971002.4514.731.647.365.730.78
24Don Johnson20433.67158204054572622223160001.489.500.333.832.670.70
18Randy Gumpert29415.46246204056713634428251001.7711.410.644.504.020.89
19,38Karl Drews27664.893010009191925750655451001.609.000.595.384.400.82
21Spud Chandler39952.461716132001281004135441682101.107.030.282.884.781.66
28Tommy Byrne27004.5041002045220620002.7511.250.0013.504.500.33
16Bill Bevens307133.8228231113016516779701377770101.489.110.714.204.201.00
28Bill Wight25101.0011100098310230001.118.000.002.003.001.50
Pitching Totals97573.3929515573138221137412215685189562869116201.358.000.624.114.531.10
Fielding Statistics
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Aaron RobinsonC743463813.9970.00
Yogi BerraC512591885.9720.00
Ralph HoukC411381320.9870.00
Sherm LollarC9443001.0000.00
Ken SilvestriC371001.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
George McQuinn1B1421198938120.9940.00
Jack Phillips1B1071118.9860.00
Tommy Henrich1B6591061.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Snuffy Stirnweiss2B14833740213107.9830.00
Lonny Frey2B8142237.9230.00
Johnny Lucadello2B530001.0000.00
Frankie Crosetti2B10000.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Billy Johnson3B1321362041712.9520.00
Bobby Brown3B27213443.9320.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Phil RizzutoSS15134045025111.9690.00
Bobby BrownSS11132035.9170.00
Frankie CrosettiSS10000.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Joe DiMaggioOF139316210.9970.00
Tommy HenrichOF1322781352.9830.00
Johnny LindellOF118308671.9780.00
Charlie KellerOF4385230.9670.00
Yogi BerraOF2448010.9800.00
Allie ClarkOF16360001.0000.00
Frank ColmanOF671001.0000.00
Bobby BrownOF310001.0000.00
Al LyonsOF10000.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Joe PageP56141218001.0001.28
Allie ReynoldsP3424193121.9521.49
Karl DrewsP309141711.9552.07
Bill BevensP28165824021.0001.75
Spec SheaP27178914001.0001.16
Randy GumpertP245629011.0001.76
Spud ChandlerP1712863611.9772.95
Bobo NewsomP17115312011.0001.17
Don JohnsonP15542722.8181.50
Vic RaschiP15104415011.0001.64
Butch WensloffP115134001.0001.23
Al LyonsP6112311.8334.09
Mel QueenP560000.0000.00
Tommy ByrneP4401001.0002.20
Dick StarrP41212001.0002.23
Rugger ArdizoiaP1201001.0004.50
Bill WightP1913001.0004.00


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