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1955 NEW YORK YANKEES

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Bronx,NY
Team Record:  96-58   .623
Result:   1st in American League
Manager(s):  Casey Stengel
General Manager:   George Weiss
Stadium:  Yankee Stadium
Attendance:  1,490,138
Playoffs:  Lost World Series (Dodgers)

New York Yankees affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Enos Slaughter (39)
Youngest Player:  Tom Carroll (18)
Longest Tenure:  Phil Rizzuto (12)
Top Hitter:  Mickey Mantle (3)
Top Pitcher:  Whitey Ford (1)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  76.61%
American League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
NY Yankees9658.623--
Cleveland9361.6043.0
Chi White Sox9163.5915.0
Boston8470.54512.0
Detroit7975.51317.0
KC Athletics6391.40933.0
Baltimore5797.37039.0
Washington53101.34443.0

TEAM INFORMATION
#PlayerPosHiLvlHtWtBatsThrowsBornAgePlaceDraft Information 
9Hank BauerOFMLB6-0192RightRight7/31/192232East St. Louis,IllinoisUDFA 

35Lou BerberetCMLB5-11212LeftRight11/20/192925Long Beach,CaliforniaUDFA 
8Yogi BerraCMLB5-8194LeftRight5/12/192530St. Louis,MissouriUDFA 
38Johnny BlanchardOF-CMLB6-1198LeftRight2/26/193322Minneapolis,MinnesotaUDFA 
23Tommy ByrnePMLB6-1182LeftLeft12/31/191935Baltimore,MarylandUDFA 
6Andy Carey3BMLB6-1195RightRight10/18/193123Oakland,CaliforniaUDFA 
40Tom CarrollSS-3BMLB6-3186RightRight9/17/193618Jamaica,New YorkUDFA 
41Bob CervOFMLB6-0200RightRight5/5/192629Lincoln,NebraskaUDFA 
42Jerry Coleman2B-SSMLB6-0170RightRight9/14/192430San Jose,CaliforniaUDFA 
30Rip ColemanPMLB6-2185LeftLeft7/31/193123Troy,New YorkUDFA 
15Joe Collins1BMLB6-0185LeftLeft12/3/192232Scranton,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
16Whitey FordPMLB5-10181LeftLeft10/21/192826New York,New YorkUDFA 
39Ted GrayPMLB5-11175BothLeft12/31/192430Detroit,MichiganUDFA 
55Bob GrimPMLB6-1185RightRight3/8/193025New York,New YorkUDFA 
32Elston HowardC-OFMLB6-2200RightRight2/23/192926St. Louis,MissouriUDFA 
20Billy HunterSSMLB6-0180RightRight6/4/192827Punxsutawney,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
21Jim KonstantyPMLB6-1202RightRight3/2/191738Strykersville,New YorkUDFA 
53Johnny KucksPMLB6-3184RightRight7/27/193321Hoboken,New JerseyUDFA 
18Don LarsenPMLB6-4227RightRight8/7/192925Michigan City,IndianaUDFA 
51Frank Leja1BMLB6-4205LeftLeft2/7/193619Holyoke,MassachusettsUDFA 
30Ed LopatPMLB5-10185LeftLeft6/21/191837New York,New YorkUDFA 
7Mickey MantleOFMLB5-11198BothRight10/20/193123Spavinaw,OklahomaUDFA 
1Billy Martin2BMLB5-11165RightRight5/16/192827Berkeley,CaliforniaUDFA 
12Gil McDougald2B-3BMLB6-1180RightRight5/19/192827San Francisco,CaliforniaUDFA 
28Tom MorganPMLB6-2195RightRight5/20/193025El Monte,CaliforniaUDFA 
25Irv NorenOFMLB6-0190LeftLeft11/29/192430Jamestown,New YorkUDFA 
17Bobby Richardson2BMLB5-9170RightRight8/19/193519Sumter,South CarolinaUDFA 
10Phil RizzutoSSMLB5-6160RightRight9/25/191737Brooklyn,New YorkUDFA 
36Eddie Robinson1BMLB6-2210LeftRight12/15/192034Paris,TexasUDFA 
11Johnny SainPMLB6-2200RightRight9/25/191737Havana,ArkansasUDFA 
38Art SchallockPMLB5-9160LeftLeft4/25/192431Mill Valley,CaliforniaUDFA 
29Charlie SilveraCMLB5-10175RightRight10/13/192430San Francisco,CaliforniaUDFA 
14Bill Skowron1BMLB5-11195RightRight12/18/193024Chicago,IllinoisUDFA 
17Enos SlaughterOFMLB5-9192LeftRight4/27/191639Roxboro,North CarolinaUDFA 
24Gerry StaleyPMLB6-0195RightRight8/21/192034Brush Prairie,WashingtonUDFA 
47Tom SturdivantPMLB6-1186LeftRight4/28/193025Gordon,KansasUDFA 
44Dick TettelbachOFMLB6-0195RightRight6/26/192926New Haven,ConnecticutUDFA 
41Marv Throneberry1BMLB6-0197LeftLeft9/2/193321Collierville,TennesseeUDFA 
19Bob TurleyPMLB6-2215RightRight9/19/193024Troy,IllinoisUDFA 
39Bob WieslerPMLB6-2195BothLeft8/13/193024St. Louis,MissouriUDFA 
Team PersonnelPosition 
Mel AllenBroadcaster 
Red BarberBroadcaster 
Frankie CrosettiThird Base Coach 
Bill DickeyAssistant Coach 
Casey StengelManager 
Jim TurnerAssistant Coach 
George WeissGeneral Manager 
Jim WoodsBroadcaster 


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