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1974 NEW YORK YANKEES

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Queens,NY
Team Record:  89-73   .549
Result:   2nd in American League - East Division
Manager(s):  Bill Virdon
General Manager:   Gabe Paul, Tal Smith
Stadium:  Shea Stadium
Attendance:  1,273,075
Playoffs:  -

New York Yankees affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Gene Michael (36)
Youngest Player:  Larry Murray (21)
Longest Tenure:  Mel Stottlemyre (11)
Top Hitter:  Bobby Murcer (20)
Top Pitcher:  Pat Dobson (16)
Top Draft Pick:  Dennis Sherrill (#12)

Roster Continuity:  78.70%
American League Standings
EastWLPctGB
Baltimore9171.562--
NY Yankees8973.5492.0
Boston8478.5197.0
Cleveland7785.47514.0
Milwaukee7686.46915.0
Detroit7290.44419.0

BATTING STATISTICS
BatterGameSeasonResultABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFGDPC-GC-HC-HRC-RBIC-SBFeat Description
Roy White1974-04-081974W  5-3 vs NYA110000001400000111710601024691394 walks
Roy White1974-04-111974L  4-1 @ DET211001110002000111910621034701402 hit by pitches
Mike Hegan1974-04-141974W  9-5 @ CLE31100110100200065934033136262 hit by pitches
Graig Nettles1974-04-141974W  9-5 @ CLE522002400020000754630109340132 home runs
Graig Nettles1974-04-141974L  9-6 @ CLE523002300000000755633111343132 home runs
Rick Sawyer1974-04-281974L  8-5 vs NYA000000000000000100001st career game
Rick Dempsey1974-05-121974L  5-1 vs NYA31200110000000053211101st career home run, 1st career RBI
Rick Dempsey1974-05-261974W  7-5 vs NYA41100001000000062261211st career stolen base
Jim Deidel1974-05-311974L  5-2 @ MIN000000000000000100001st career game
Thurman Munson1974-06-221974L  4-1 vs NYA40400000000000062562150241244 hits
Elliott Maddox1974-07-031974L  8-6 @ DET524100000000000492286582344 hits
Elliott Maddox1974-07-051974W  14-2 @ TEX614000100010000494291583344 hits
Thurman Munson1974-07-051974W  14-2 @ TEX53400130010000063562851245244 hits
Ron Blomberg1974-07-081974W  12-5 @ TEX5142000000000003313023916764 hits
Jim Mason1974-07-081974W  12-5 @ TEX53440010000000022213554604 Doubles, 4 hits
Roy White1974-07-081974W  12-5 @ TEX624100100000001117911071044831434 hits
Bobby Murcer1974-07-101974W  9-4 @ KCA522002400010000885931136501662 home runs, 500th career RBI
Elliott Maddox1974-07-111974W  2-1 @ KCA41110000000000050029958534500th career game
Roy White1974-07-131974W  12-6 vs NYA514000100000000118311141044851434 hits
Tippy Martinez1974-08-091974L  7-1 @ CAL000000000000000100001st career game
Bobby Murcer1974-08-181974W  9-4 vs NYA424100110100000919973137518684 hits
Jim Mason1974-08-211974W  4-1 vs NYA40200001001000026116786211st career stolen base
Chris Chambliss1974-08-231974W  10-4 vs NYA5233001000000004824883018193 Doubles
Roy White1974-08-231974W  10-4 vs NYA524011400000000121211431064941454 hits
Thurman Munson1974-08-301974W  8-5 @ CHA32200020000002068467156271242 sacrifice flies
Gene Michael1974-08-311974W  18-6 @ CHA62400000000000090160212212224 hits
Thurman Munson1974-08-311974W  18-6 @ CHA52410150010000068567557276245 RBis, 4 hits
Roy White1974-08-311974W  18-6 @ CHA735000200000000121911551065011465 hits, 500th career RBI
Larry Murray1974-09-071974W  1-0 vs NYA000000000000000100001st career game
Lou Piniella1974-09-151974W  10-2 @ DET41410030000001083887953412234 hits
Chris Chambliss1974-09-171974L  4-0 vs NYA301000000000000500511321919500th career game
Bobby Murcer1974-09-171974L  4-0 vs NYA4020000000000019461001138529691000th career hit
Roy White1974-09-211974W  14-7 vs NYA543001510000000124111781085101524 runs scored, 5 RBis
Ron Blomberg1974-09-281974W  9-3 @ CLE5330024000100003633264118162 home runs
Roy White1974-09-281974W  9-7 @ CLE544101210000000124711841095121534 runs scored, 4 hits
Graig Nettles1974-09-291974W  10-0 @ CLE532002200000001899760127408142 home runs
Terry Whitfield1974-09-291974W  10-0 @ CLE100000000000000100001st career game
Terry Whitfield1974-10-021974W  2-1 @ MIL401000000010000210001st career hit


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