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1989 New York Yankees (MLB)

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W-L Record: 74-87 .460
Rank: 5th in American League East
Run Differential: 698-792 -94
Roster Continuity 47.82% 26/26
Manager(s): Dallas Green, Bucky Dent
General Manager: Bob Quinn (1989-10-13), Hardy Peterson
Location: Bronx, New York
Ballpark: Yankee Stadium I
Payroll: $ 20,562,985 2/26
Attendance: 2,170,485 12/26
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: Andy Fox (#45) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bench Coach: Charlie Fox
Bullpen Coach: John Stearns
First Base Coach: Mike Ferraro
First Base Coach: Pat Corrales
Hitting Coach: Champ Summers
Hitting Coach: Frank Howard
Pitching Coach: Bill Connors
Third Base Coach: Lee Elia
Third Base Coach: Gene Michael

#1 Draft Picks

Jimmy Jones (#3), Andy Hawkins (#5), Richard Dotson (#7), Don Schulze (#11), Jamie Quirk (#18), Stan Jefferson (#20), Bob Geren (#24)
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 1989 New York Yankees season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    50Steve Balboni1B6-3235R-R321981NYA: 1978-2-52MLB--
    29Jesse BarfieldRF-OF6-1205R-R291981TOR: 1977-9-233MLB--
    13Mike Blowers3B6-2210R-R241989MON: 1986-10-252MLB--
    12Tom Brookens3B5-10170R-R351979DET: 1975-1-4MLB--
    33Bob BrowerCF-LF5-11185R-R291986Not draftedMLB--
    25Greg CadaretP6-3230L-L271987OAK: 1983-11-267MLB--
    45John CandelariaP6-6225R-L351975PIT: 1972-2-47MLB--
    51Chuck CaryP6-4210L-L291985DET: 1981-7-172MLB--
    34Bob DavidsonP6-0185R-R261989NYA: 1984-24-615MLB--
    56Brian DorsettC6-3220R-R281987OAK: 1983-10-241MLB--
    36Richard DotsonP6-0204R-R301979CAL: 1977-1-7MLB--
    28Dave EilandP6-3205R-R221988NYA: 1987-7-185MLB--
    20Alvaro EspinozaSS-3B6-0181R-R271985Not draftedMLB--
    53Bob GerenC6-3205R-R271988SDN: 1979-1-24MLB--
    54Rich GossageP6-3217R-R371972CHA: 1970-9-204MLB--
    35Lee GuettermanP6-8235L-L301984SEA: 1981-4-80MLB--
    27Mel HallLF-OF6-1185L-L281981CHN: 1978-2-39MLB--
    40Andy HawkinsP6-3217R-R291982SDN: 1978-1-5MLB--
    24Rickey HendersonLF-OF5-10190R-L301979OAK: 1976-4-96MLB--
    26Stan JeffersonCF-LF5-11175B-R261986NYN: 1983-1-20MLB--
    25Tommy JohnP6-3185R-L461963Not draftedMLB--
    26Jimmy JonesP6-2190R-R251986SDN: 1982-1-3MLB--
    39Roberto KellyCF-LF6-2198R-R241987Not draftedMLB--
    65Steve Kiefer3B-SS6-1180R-R281984OAK: 1981-1-16MLB--
    29,42Dave LaPointP6-3215L-L291980MIL: 1977-10-237MLB--
    24Marcus LawtonLF6-1160B-R231989NYN: 1983-6-136MLB--
    28Al LeiterP6-3220L-L231987NYA: 1984-2-50MLB--
    23Don Mattingly1B5-11185L-L281982NYA: 1979-19-493MLB--
    41Lance McCullersP6-1218B-R251985PHI: 1982-2-41MLB--
    57Hensley MeulensLF6-3210R-R221989Not draftedMLB--
    45Kevin MmahatP6-5220L-L241989TEX: 1987-31-805MLB--
    28,54Dale MohorcicP6-3220R-R331986Not draftedMLB--
    21Hal Morris1B6-2195L-L241988NYA: 1986-8-210MLB--
    33Scott NielsenP6-1190R-R301986SEA: 1983-6-139MLB--
    13Mike Pagliarulo3B6-2195L-R291984NYA: 1981-6-155MLB--
    38Clay ParkerP6-1185R-R261987SEA: 1985-15-373MLB--
    21Ken Phelps1B6-1200L-L341980KCA: 1976-15-354MLB--
    33Eric PlunkP6-6224R-R251986NYA: 1981-4-103MLB--
    22Luis PoloniaLF5-8152L-L241987UDFAMLB--
    18Jamie QuirkC-3B6-4200L-R341975KCA: 1972-1-18MLB--
    19Dave RighettiP6-4210L-L301979TEX: 1977-1-9MLB--
    24Deion SandersCF-LF6-1195L-L211989NYA: 1988-30-781MLB--
    6Steve Sax2B5-11182R-R291981LAN: 1978-9-229MLB--
    34Don SchulzeP6-3225R-R261983CHN: 1980-1-11MLB--
    11Don SlaughtC6-1190R-R301982KCA: 1980-7-172MLB--
    34Walt TerrellP6-2205L-R311982TEX: 1980-33-764MLB--
    2Wayne TollesonSS-2B5-9160B-R331981TEX: 1978-8-202MLB--
    18Randy Velarde2B-3B6-0200R-R261987CHA: 1985-19-475MLB--
    22Gary WardOF6-2202R-R351979Not draftedMLB--

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