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2002 NEW YORK YANKEES

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Bronx,NY
Team Record:  103-58   .640
Result:   1st in American League - East Division
Manager(s):  Joe Torre
General Manager:   Brian Cashman
Stadium:  Yankee Stadium
Attendance:  3,465,807
Payroll:  $125,928,583
Playoffs:  Lost in 1st Round (Angels)

New York Yankees affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Roger Clemens (39)
Youngest Player:  Drew Henson (22)
Longest Tenure:  Bernie Williams (12)
Top Hitter:  Alfonso Soriano (1)
Top Pitcher:  Mike Mussina (5)
Top Draft Pick:  Brandon Weeden (#71)

Roster Continuity:  63.93%
Top Prospect:   Drew Henson
American League Standings
EastWLPctGB
NY Yankees10358.640--
Boston9369.57410.5
Toronto7884.48125.5
Baltimore6795.41436.5
Tampa Bay55106.34248.0

TEAM INFORMATION
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Player NameContract Signed byStartEndLengthValuePer YearContract Notes
Jason GiambiNew York Yankees200220087$ 120,000,000$ 17.14m
Derek JeterNew York Yankees2001201010$ 189,000,000$ 18.90m$16m signing bonus
Steve KarsayNew York Yankees200220054$ 22,250,000$ 5.56m
Mike MussinaNew York Yankees200120066$ 88,500,000$ 14.75mClub option for 2007 (declined by Yankees)
Jeff WeaverDetroit Tigers200220054$ 21,600,000$ 5.40m
Bernie WilliamsNew York Yankees199920057$ 87,000,000$ 12.43m



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