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1972 NEW YORK YANKEES

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Bronx,NY
Team Record:  79-76   .510
Result:   4th in American League - East Division
Manager(s):  Ralph Houk
General Manager:   Lee MacPhail
Stadium:  Yankee Stadium
Attendance:  966,328
Playoffs:  -

New York Yankees affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Felipe Alou (37)
Youngest Player:  Charlie Spikes (21)
Longest Tenure:  Mel Stottlemyre (9)
Top Hitter:  Bobby Murcer (2)
Top Pitcher:  Steve Kline (14)
Top Draft Pick:  Scott McGregor (#14)

Roster Continuity:  73.34%
American League Standings
EastWLPctGB
Detroit8670.551--
Boston8570.5480.5
Baltimore8074.5195.0
NY Yankees7976.5106.5
Cleveland7284.46214.0
Milwaukee6591.41721.0

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSwOBATBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
1Bobby Murcer+of226UDFA: 1964MLB1535851021713073396119636727046.292.361.537898.4023146544331257.8.282
6Roy White+of628UDFA: 1962MLB15555676150290105423799595104211.270.384.376760.350209666430966.0.286
20Horace Clarke+2b3532UDFA: 1958MLB14754765132202337186564444337.241.315.302616.287165613434613.8.256
15Thurman Munson+c56251968-1-4MLB14051154143163746674758354213.280.343.364707.324186567394674.6.304
17Gene Michael+ss-34UDFA: 1959MLB126391299174132423245142411.233.290.279568.261109430319312.6.258
24Felipe Alou+of-1b-37UDFA: 1955MLB120324339018163710222721128.278.326.395721.329128351245475.2.287
12Ron Blomberg+1b-of-231967-1-1MLB1072993680221144902382634014.268.355.488843.380146341226607.2.254
25Johnny Callison+of7933UDFA: 1957MLB92275287110093430183401256.258.299.393691.314108300217354.4.262
10Celerino Sanchez+3b8428UDFA: 1968MLB7125018628302200123041219.248.292.304596.27476269200222.9.281
11Bernie Allen+2b-33UDFA: 1961MLB8422026509092101234204144.227.296.391686.30886248180264.0.237
21Rusty Torres+of-231966-54-811MLB8019915427031304184413102.211.280.291571.26358219164132.2.257
23John Ellis+1b-c-23UDFA: 1967MLB521361340515250082200009.294.333.456789.36062144105194.9.321
27Rich McKinney+3b-2b-251968-1-14MLB37121102620171071300006.215.258.256514.2413112810161.6.234
2Jerry Kenney+3b-ss-27UDFA: 1964MLB501191625200730161302107.210.304.227531.2512713610271.9.236
14Ron Swoboda+of-28UDFA: 1964MLB631139288011201172901121.248.341.345686.3163913390144.2.318
36Hal Lanier+ss-2b-29UDFA: 1961MLB6010352230061221310013.214.234.243476.219251078741.1.242
19Fritz Peterson+p5430UDFA: 1963MLB3582619100900314001501.232.259.244503.234201007941.5.279
30Mel Stottlemyre+p-30UDFA: 1961MLB378031611070031820902.200.247.237485.22819947531.1.258
38Steve Kline+p76241966-7-130MLB327657000100422101202.092.148.092240.12279383-4-1.4.130
18Mike Kekich+p-27UDFA: 1964MLB29593801040001400600.136.136.169305.137106557-1-0.6.178
42Charlie Spikes+of-211969-1-11MLB14342510030111300000.147.171.176348.16263530-1-1.0.238
43Rob Gardner+p-27UDFA: 1963MLB20280300010001600500.107.107.107214.09833330-2-2.2.250
28Sparky Lyle+p-27UDFA: 1964MLB59212410010011000200.190.227.238465.2175241900.4.364
47Fred Beene+p-29UDFA: 1964MLB309000000000400000.000.000.0000.000099--.000
41Frank Tepedino+1b-241965-3-55MLB88000000000100000.000.000.0000.000088--.000
40Lindy McDaniel+p-36UDFA: 1958MLB377120012000300100.286.286.7141000.45658616.4.333
22Ron Klimkowski+p-28UDFA: 1964MLB166000000000300000.000.000.0000.000066--.000
45Rich Hinton+p-251969-4-76MLB73000000000200000.000.000.0000.000033--.000
29Wade Blasingame+p-28UDFA: 1961MLB122000000001200100.000.333.000333.2310430-0.6.000
54Jim Roland+p-29UDFA: 1961MLB161000000000000000.000.000.0000.000011--.000
54Steve Blateric+p-28UDFA: 1966MLB11000000000000000.000.000.0000.000011--.000
50Al Closter+p-29UDFA: 1965MLB21000000000100000.000.000.0000.000011--.000
45Larry Gowell+p-241967-4-61MLB210110000000000001.0001.0002.00030001.3362101--1.000
39Casey Cox+p-30UDFA: 1962MLB50000000000000100.000.000.0000.000011--.000
Totals: (34 players)1555168557128820124103526714249168929477431112.249.316.357673--1846579341396274.1.269

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPHBIBBBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
30Mel Stottlemyre+1930UDFA: 1961MLB14183.2236369700260.02509993138511064 01.298.650.452.943.810.77.2761.31
19Fritz Peterson+1830UDFA: 1963MLB17153.24353512300250.12709890174410075 11.259.710.611.583.600.44.2931.39
38Steve Kline+14241966-7-130MLB1692.40323211400236.12107963114458110 01.078.000.421.682.210.76.2431.92
18Mike Kekich+-27UDFA: 1964MLB10133.7029282000175.1172777213767894 01.418.830.673.904.000.97.2830.96
28Sparky Lyle+2727UDFA: 1964MLB951.92590005635107.28425233297550 01.057.020.252.426.270.39.2611.56
43Rob Gardner+-27UDFA: 1963MLB853.062014103097.09143339285850 01.238.440.842.605.380.48.2671.02
40Lindy McDaniel+6436UDFA: 1958MLB312.253700025068.05423174254730 01.167.150.533.316.220.53.2531.58
47Fred Beene+-29UDFA: 1964MLB132.342910011357.25521153243731 01.378.580.473.755.770.65.2971.56
22Ron Klimkowski+-28UDFA: 1964MLB034.02162003131.13215143151111 01.509.190.864.313.161.36.2791.66
54Jim Roland+-29UDFA: 1961MLB015.041600010025.02714143161301 01.729.721.085.764.681.23.3081.42
29Wade Blasingame+-28UDFA: 1961MLB014.24121004017.01488511721 01.477.412.655.823.711.57.2052.07
45Rich Hinton+-251969-4-76MLB104.8673002016.220119281340 01.6810.801.084.327.020.62.3461.26
39Casey Cox+-30UDFA: 1962MLB014.6351001011.2136603400 01.3710.030.002.313.090.75--0.80
45Larry Gowell+-241967-4-61MLB011.292100007.031102700 00.713.860.002.579.000.29.2140.63
22Jack Aker+-31UDFA: 1960MLB003.004000406.052203110 01.337.500.004.501.503.00--1.43
54Steve Blateric+-28UDFA: 1966MLB000.001000104.020000400 00.504.500.000.009.000.00.2004.00
50Al Closter+-29UDFA: 1965MLB0011.572000002.123314200 02.577.713.8615.437.712.00.2003.00
50Doc Medich+-231970-30-692MLB00--110000--22002000 0------------1.000--
Totals: (34 players)79763.031551553514120391,373130652746310341962547--11.308.560.572.754.100.67.275 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Thurman MunsonC1321160575711511.9775.01 
John EllisC252131271151.9655.83 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Felipe Alou1B9559364854769.99010.65 
Ron Blomberg1B95715813321388.98510.63 
John Ellis1B86063114.9859.57 
Ron Swoboda1B2350011.00014.06 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Horace Clarke2B143119534739911104.9855.62 
Bernie Allen2B201545047217.9805.67 
Hal Lanier2B32478011.0005.63 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Celerino Sanchez3B68581471671413.9393.31 
Hal Lanier3B47207155627.9733.08 
Bernie Allen3B44324258579.9403.06 
Rich McKinney3B33256177185.9173.09 
Jerry Kenney3B1301001.0002.81 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Gene MichaelSS12110052184372189.9695.87 
Jerry KenneySS4531457131630.9695.39 
Hal LanierSS953102325.9435.58 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Roy WhiteOF1551370323821.9942.17 
Bobby MurcerOF15113283821131.9922.66 
Johnny CallisonOF74582127411.9922.03 
Rusty TorresOF6243686420.9781.86 
Ron SwobodaOF3523656211.9832.21 
Felipe AlouOF15102210001.0001.85 
Charlie SpikesOF965141011.0002.08 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Sparky LyleP59107411001.0001.26 
Lindy McDanielP376851412.9502.51 
Mel StottlemyreP362601952071.0002.46 
Fritz PetersonP35250134416.9832.05 
Steve KlineP32236205073.9092.67 
Fred BeeneP29578611.9332.20 
Mike KekichP29175426031.0001.54 
Rob GardnerP2097213011.0001.39 
Ron KlimkowskiP16310611.8571.74 
Jim RolandP162513011.0001.44 
Wade BlasingameP121765001.0005.82 
Rich HintonP71611001.0001.11 
Casey CoxP51110001.0000.80 
Jack AkerP4632011.0007.50 
Al ClosterP2201001.0004.29 
Larry GowellP2701001.0001.29 
Steve BlatericP1401011.0002.25 
Doc MedichP100000.0000.00 


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