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1955 New York Yankees (MLB)

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W-L Record: 96-58 .623
Rank: 1st in American League
Run Differential: 761-569 + 192
Roster Continuity 76.61% 11/16
Manager(s): Casey Stengel
General Manager: George Weiss
Location: Bronx, New York
Ballpark: Yankee Stadium I
Attendance: 1,490,138 2/16
Playoffs: Lost World Series (Dodgers)
Top Draft Pick: All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Bill Dickey
Assistant Coach: Jim Turner
Third Base Coach: Frankie Crosetti
American League Standings
  • 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 1955 New York Yankees season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    9Hank BauerOF6-0192R-R321948Not draftedMLB--
    35Lou BerberetC5-11212L-R251954Not draftedMLB--
    8Yogi BerraC5-8194L-R301946Not draftedMLB--
    38Johnny BlanchardOF-C6-1198L-R221955Not draftedMLB--
    23Tommy ByrneP6-1182L-L351943Not draftedMLB--
    6Andy Carey3B6-1195R-R231952Not draftedMLB--
    40Tom CarrollSS-3B6-3186R-R181955Not draftedMLB--
    41Bob CervOF6-0200R-R291951Not draftedMLB--
    42Jerry Coleman2B-SS6-0170R-R301949Not draftedMLB--
    30Rip ColemanP6-2185L-L231955Not draftedMLB--
    15Joe Collins1B6-0185L-L321948Not draftedMLB--
    16Whitey FordP5-10181L-L261950Not draftedMLB--
    39Ted GrayP5-11175B-L301946Not draftedMLB--
    55Bob GrimP6-1185R-R251954Not draftedMLB--
    32Elston HowardC-OF6-2200R-R261955Not draftedMLB--
    20Billy HunterSS6-0180R-R271953Not draftedMLB--
    21Jim KonstantyP6-1202R-R381944Not draftedMLB--
    53Johnny KucksP6-3184R-R211955Not draftedMLB--
    18Don LarsenP6-4227R-R251953Not draftedMLB--
    51Frank Leja1B6-4205L-L191954Not draftedMLB--
    30Ed LopatP5-10185L-L371944Not draftedMLB--
    7Mickey MantleOF5-11198B-R231951Not draftedMLB--
    1Billy Martin2B5-11165R-R271950Not draftedMLB--
    12Gil McDougald2B-3B6-1180R-R271951Not draftedMLB--
    28Tom MorganP6-2195R-R251951Not draftedMLB--
    25Irv NorenOF6-0190L-L301950Not draftedMLB--
    17Bobby Richardson2B5-9170R-R191955Not draftedMLB--
    10Phil RizzutoSS5-6160R-R371941Not draftedMLB--
    36Eddie Robinson1B6-2210L-R341942Not draftedMLB--
    11Johnny SainP6-2200R-R371942Not draftedMLB--
    38Art SchallockP5-9160L-L311951Not draftedMLB--
    29Charlie SilveraC5-10175R-R301948Not draftedMLB--
    14Bill Skowron1B5-11195R-R241954Not draftedMLB--
    17Enos SlaughterOF5-9192L-R391938Not draftedMLB--
    24Gerry StaleyP6-0195R-R341947Not draftedMLB--
    47Tom SturdivantP6-1186L-R251955Not draftedMLB--
    44Dick TettelbachOF6-0195R-R261955Not draftedMLB--
    41Marv Throneberry1B6-0197L-L211955Not draftedMLB--
    19Bob TurleyP6-2215R-R241951Not draftedMLB--
    39Bob WieslerP6-2195B-L241951Not draftedMLB--

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