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1951 New York Yankees (MLB)

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W-L Record: 98-56 .636
Rank: 1st in American League
Run Differential: 798-621 + 177
Manager(s): Casey Stengel
General Manager: George Weiss
Location: Bronx, New York
Ballpark: Yankee Stadium I
Attendance: 1,950,107 1/16
Playoffs: Won World Series (Giants)
Top Draft Pick: All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Jim Turner
Assistant Coach: Bill Dickey
Assistant Coach: Tommy Henrich
Third Base Coach: Frankie Crosetti
American League Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
9856.636--
9361.6045.0
8767.56511.0
8173.52617.0
7381.47425.0
7084.45528.0
6292.40336.0
52102.33846.0
  • A roster of all players who participated in at least one game for this team for this season.
  • The roster is sortable but defaults to an alphabetical listing.
  • Uniform numbers may not be complete for non-MLB teams. It is difficult to come by this information historically. See Data coverage
  • For MLB and Minor league teams, this roster was never an actual roster at any given point during the season.
  • Colleges may be missing players who were either red-shirted or who did not get into game action
  • Full Team Roster for 1951 New York Yankees season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    25Hank BauerOF6-0192R-R281948Not draftedMLB--
    8Yogi BerraC5-8194L-R261946Not draftedMLB--
    9Jim BrideweserSS-2B6-0165R-R241951Not draftedMLB--
    6,9Bobby Brown3B6-1180L-R261946Not draftedMLB--
    28Tommy ByrneP6-1182L-L311943Not draftedMLB--
    7Bob CervOF6-0200R-R251951Not draftedMLB--
    42Jerry Coleman2B-SS6-0170R-R261949Not draftedMLB--
    41Joe Collins1B6-0185L-L281948Not draftedMLB--
    20,45Clint CourtneyC5-8180L-R241951Not draftedMLB--
    5Joe DiMaggioOF6-2193R-R361936Not draftedMLB--
    26Tom FerrickP6-2220R-R361941Not draftedMLB--
    40Bobby HogueP5-10195R-R301948Not draftedMLB--
    38Johnny HoppOF-1B5-10175L-L341939Not draftedMLB--
    32Ralph HoukC5-11193R-R311947Not draftedMLB--
    27,40Jackie JensenOF5-11190R-R241950Not draftedMLB--
    24Billy Johnson3B5-10180R-R321943Not draftedMLB--
    18Jack KramerP6-2190R-R331939Not draftedMLB--
    21Bob KuzavaP6-2204B-L281946Not draftedMLB--
    30Ed LopatP5-10185L-L331944Not draftedMLB--
    6,7Mickey MantleOF5-11198B-R191951Not draftedMLB--
    7Cliff MapesOF6-3205L-R291948Not draftedMLB--
    1Billy Martin2B5-11165R-R231950Not draftedMLB--
    12Gil McDougald2B-3B6-1180R-R231951Not draftedMLB--
    36Johnny Mize1B6-2215L-R381936Not draftedMLB--
    28,52Tom MorganP6-2195R-R211951Not draftedMLB--
    18Bob MuncriefP6-2190R-R351937Not draftedMLB--
    26Ernie NevelP6-1200R-R321950Not draftedMLB--
    35Joe OstrowskiP6-0180L-L341948Not draftedMLB--
    24Stubby OvermireP5-7170R-L321943Not draftedMLB--
    23Bob PorterfieldP6-0190R-R271948Not draftedMLB--
    17Vic RaschiP6-1205R-R321946Not draftedMLB--
    22Allie ReynoldsP6-0195R-R361942Not draftedMLB--
    10Phil RizzutoSS5-6160R-R331941Not draftedMLB--
    11Johnny SainP6-2200R-R331942Not draftedMLB--
    21Fred SanfordP6-1200B-R311943Not draftedMLB--
    20Art SchallockP5-9160L-L271951Not draftedMLB--
    19Spec SheaP6-0195R-R301947Not draftedMLB--
    29Charlie SilveraC5-10175R-R261948Not draftedMLB--
    40,53Bob WieslerP6-2195B-L201951Not draftedMLB--
    23Archie WilsonOF6-0175R-R271951Not draftedMLB--
    14Gene WoodlingOF5-9195L-R281943Not draftedMLB--


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