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1985 New York Yankees (MLB)

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W-L Record: 97-64 .602
Rank: 2nd in American League East
Run Differential: 839-660 + 179
Roster Continuity 67.86% 21/26
Manager(s): Billy Martin, Yogi Berra
General Manager: Clyde King
Location: Bronx, New York
Ballpark: Yankee Stadium I
Payroll: $ 0 1/26
Attendance: 2,214,587 7/26
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: Rick Balabon (#28) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Doug Holmquist
Bullpen Coach: Dom Scala
Bullpen Coach: Dom Scala
Bullpen Coach: Jeff Torborg
First Base Coach: Stump Merrill
Hitting Coach: Lou Piniella
Pitching Coach: Mark Connor
Pitching Coach: Bill Monbouquette
Third Base Coach: Gene Michael

#1 Draft Picks

Dave Winfield (#4), Bob Meacham (#8), Rod Scurry (#11), Dennis Rasmussen (#17), Rex Hudler (#18), Dale Berra (#20)
American League East 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 1985 New York Yankees season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    26,53Neil AllenP6-2190R-R271979NYN: 1976-11-253MLB--
    36Mike ArmstrongP6-3206R-R311980CIN: 1974-1-24MLB--
    25Don BaylorOF6-1 220R-R361970BAL: 1967-2-39MLB--
    2Dale BerraSS-3B6-0190R-R281977PIT: 1975-1-20MLB--
    55Juan Bonilla2B5-9170R-R301981NYA: 1977-24-606MLB--
    43Rich BordiP6-7220R-R261980OAK: 1980-3-56MLB--
    34Scott BradleyC5-11185L-R251984NYA: 1981-3-64MLB--
    50Marty BystromP6-5200R-R261980Not draftedMLB--
    39Don CooperP6-1185R-R281981NYA: 1978-17-442MLB--
    46Henry CottoCF-LF6-2178R-R241984Not draftedMLB--
    41Joe CowleyP6-5210R-R261982Not draftedMLB--
    52Juan EspinoC6-1190R-R291982Not draftedMLB--
    54Brian FisherP6-4210R-R231985ATL: 1980-2-29MLB--
    33Ken GriffeyOF6-0210L-L351973CIN: 1969-29-682MLB--
    49Ron GuidryP5-11160L-L341975NYA: 1971-3-67MLB--
    12Ron HasseyC6-2200L-R321978CLE: 1976-18-422MLB--
    24Rickey HendersonLF-OF5-10190R-L261979OAK: 1976-4-96MLB--
    56Rex Hudler2B-LF6-0202R-R241984NYA: 1978-1-18MLB--
    17Victor MataOF6-1165R-R241984Not draftedMLB--
    23Don Mattingly1B5-11185L-L241982NYA: 1979-19-493MLB--
    20Bob MeachamSS6-1180B-R241983SLN: 1981-1-8MLB--
    26John MontefuscoP6-1180R-R351974Not draftedMLB--
    22Omar MorenoOF6-2180L-L321975Not draftedMLB--
    48Dale MurrayP6-4205R-R351974MON: 1970-18-418MLB--
    31Joe NiekroP6-1190R-R401967CLE: 1966-7-84MLB--
    35Phil NiekroP6-1180R-R461964Not draftedMLB--
    6Mike Pagliarulo3B6-2195L-R251984NYA: 1981-6-155MLB--
    21Dan PasquaRF-LF6-0205L-L231985NYA: 1982-3-76MLB--
    30Willie Randolph2B5-11171R-R301975PIT: 1972-7-167MLB--
    45Dennis RasmussenP6-7225L-L261983CAL: 1980-1-17MLB--
    19Dave RighettiP6-4210L-L261979TEX: 1977-1-9MLB--
    18Andre RobertsonSS-2B5-10160R-R271981TOR: 1979-4-81MLB--
    11Billy SampleOF5-9175R-R301978TEX: 1976-10-228MLB--
    47Rod ScurryP6-2180L-L291980PIT: 1974-1-11MLB--
    29Bob ShirleyP5-11185R-L311977SDN: 1976-1-8MLB--
    13Keith SmithSS6-1175B-R231984NYA: 1979-15-389MLB--
    38Eddie WhitsonP6-3195R-R301977PIT: 1974-6-131MLB--
    31Dave WinfieldRF6-6220R-R331973SDN: 1973-1-4MLB--
    27Butch WynegarC6-0194B-R291976MIN: 1974-2-38MLB--

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