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2000 NEW YORK YANKEES

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Bronx,NY
Team Record:  87-74   .540
Result:   1st in American League - East Division
Manager(s):  Joe Torre
General Manager:   Brian Cashman
Stadium:  Yankee Stadium
Attendance:  3,055,435
Payroll:  $92,938,260
Playoffs:  Won World Series (Mets)

New York Yankees affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Roger Clemens (37)
Youngest Player:  Jake Westbrook (22)
Longest Tenure:  Bernie Williams (10)
Top Hitter:  Derek Jeter (15)
Top Pitcher:  Roger Clemens (7)
Top Draft Pick:  Dave Parrish (#28)

Roster Continuity:  81.64%
Top Prospect:   Nick Johnson
American League Standings
EastWLPctGB
NY Yankees8774.540--
Boston8577.5252.5
Toronto8379.5124.5
Baltimore7488.45713.5
Tampa Bay6992.42918.0

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 
Bernie WilliamsCF31$ 12,357,143  4 
David ConeP37$ 12,000,000  7 
Derek JeterSS26$ 10,000,000  14 
Mariano RiveraP30$ 7,250,000  38 
Dave JusticeRF-LF34$ 7,000,000  45 
Andy PettitteP28$ 7,000,000  43 
Paul O'NeillRF37$ 6,500,000  56 
Roger ClemensP37$ 6,350,000  61 
Chuck Knoblauch2B31$ 6,000,000  78 
Scott Brosius3B33$ 5,250,000   
Tino Martinez1B32$ 4,800,000   
Denny NeagleP31$ 4,750,000   
Jose VizcainoSS-2B32$ 3,500,000   
Jose CansecoRF-LF35$ 3,000,000   
Mike StantonP33$ 2,400,000   
Orlando HernandezP34$ 1,950,000   
Jeff NelsonP33$ 1,916,667   
Glenallen HillRF-LF35$ 1,500,000   
Ramiro MendozaP28$ 1,400,000   
Allen WatsonP29$ 1,300,000   
Jorge PosadaDH28$ 1,250,000   
Luis PoloniaLF35$ 1,100,000   
Jim LeyritzC-1B36$ 1,000,000   
Roberto KellyCF-LF35$ 800,000   
Jason GrimsleyP32$ 750,000   
Dwight GoodenP35$ 500,000   
Luis Sojo2B-SS34$ 450,000   
Lance JohnsonCF36$ 350,000   
Shane SpencerLF-RF28$ 250,000   
Ricky LedeeLF-RF26$ 240,000   
Wilson DelgadoSS-2B24$ 213,000   
Clay Bellinger3B-CF31$ 206,650   
Todd ErdosP26$ 203,800   
Ted LillyP24$ 201,000   
Randy ChoateP24$ 175,000   
Craig DingmanP26$ 175,000   
Darrell EinertsonP27$ 175,000   
Ben FordP24$ 175,000   
Felix JoseRF35$ 175,000   
Randy KeislerP24$ 175,000   
Alfonso SorianoLF24$ 175,000   
Jay TessmerP28$ 175,000   
Ryan ThompsonCF-RF32$ 175,000   
Chris TurnerC31$ 175,000   
Jake WestbrookP22$ 175,000   
Ed YarnallP24$ 175,000   


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