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1989 NEW YORK YANKEES

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Bronx,NY
Team Record:  74-87   .460
Result:   5th in American League - East Division
Manager(s):  Dallas Green, Bucky Dent
General Manager:   Bob Quinn
Stadium:  Yankee Stadium
Attendance:  2,170,485
Payroll:  $20,562,985
Playoffs:  -

New York Yankees affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Tommy John (46)
Youngest Player:  Deion Sanders (21)
Longest Tenure:  Dave Righetti (10)
Top Hitter:  Don Mattingly (4)
Top Pitcher:  Andy Hawkins (28)
Top Draft Pick:  Andy Fox (#45)

Roster Continuity:  47.82%
Top Prospect:   Hensley Meulens
American League Standings
EastWLPctGB
Toronto8973.549--
Baltimore8775.5372.0
Boston8379.5126.0
Milwaukee8181.5008.0
NY Yankees7487.46014.5
Cleveland7389.45116.0
Detroit59103.36430.0

TEAM INFORMATION
Players with a dark gray box next to their salary have salaries above the league average. Players who did not start the season on a Major League roster were assumed to earn the major league minimum unless otherwise specified. Check out the payrolls section for more information.
PlayerPosAgeSalaryAvg?Lg Rank 
Don Mattingly1B28$ 2,200,000  12 
Rickey HendersonLF-OF30$ 2,120,000  15 
Dave RighettiP30$ 1,450,000  48 
Jesse BarfieldRF-OF29$ 1,300,000  66 
Steve Sax2B29$ 1,150,000  86 
Andy HawkinsP29$ 933,333   
Mel HallLF-OF28$ 925,000   
Dave LaPointP29$ 825,000   
Steve Balboni1B32$ 800,000   
John CandelariaP35$ 800,000   
Walt TerrellP31$ 775,000   
Ken Phelps1B34$ 655,000   
Don SlaughtC30$ 650,000   
Mike Pagliarulo3B29$ 575,000   
Tom Brookens3B35$ 475,000   
Lance McCullersP25$ 460,000   
Eric PlunkP25$ 232,390   
Luis PoloniaLF24$ 182,500   
Greg CadaretP27$ 154,071   
Lee GuettermanP30$ 137,500   
Steve Kiefer3B-SS28$ 95,000   
Chuck CaryP29$ 90,000   
Stan JeffersonCF-LF26$ 90,000   
Mike Blowers3B24$ 82,000   
Roberto KellyCF-LF24$ 80,000   
Al LeiterP23$ 80,000   
Randy Velarde2B-3B26$ 72,500   
Bob GerenC27$ 70,000   
Richard DotsonP30$ 68,000   
Alvaro EspinozaSS-3B27$ 68,000   
Rich GossageP37$ 68,000   
Hensley MeulensLF22$ 68,000   
Clay ParkerP26$ 68,000   
Jamie QuirkC-3B34$ 68,000   
Gary WardOF35$ 68,000   
Bob BrowerCF-LF29$ 62,500   
Bob DavidsonP26$ 62,500   
Brian DorsettC28$ 62,500   
Dave EilandP22$ 62,500   
Tommy JohnP46$ 62,500   
Jimmy JonesP25$ 62,500   
Marcus LawtonLF23$ 62,500   
Kevin MmahatP24$ 62,500   
Dale MohorcicP33$ 62,500   
Hal Morris1B24$ 62,500   
Scott NielsenP30$ 62,500   
Deion SandersCF-LF21$ 62,500   
Don SchulzeP26$ 62,500   
Wayne TollesonSS-2B33$ 62,500   


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