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2005 NEW YORK YANKEES

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Bronx,NY
Team Record:  95-67   .586
Result:   1st in American League - East Division
Manager(s):  Joe Torre
General Manager:   Brian Cashman
Stadium:  Yankee Stadium
Attendance:  4,090,440
Payroll:  $208,306,817
Playoffs:  Lost ALDS (Angels)

New York Yankees affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Randy Johnson (41)
Youngest Player:  Melky Cabrera (20)
Longest Tenure:  Bernie Williams (15)
Top Hitter:  Alex Rodriguez (1)
Top Pitcher:  Randy Johnson (2)
Top Draft Pick:  C.J. Henry (#17)

Roster Continuity:  61.93%
Top Prospect:   Eric Duncan
American League Standings
EastWLPctGB
Boston9567.586--
NY Yankees9567.5860.0
Toronto8082.49415.0
Baltimore7488.45721.0
Tampa Bay6795.41428.0

TEAM INFORMATION
Contract data is available from the mid 2000s until the present day. Shaded records are players who signed multi-year contracts. The list of contracts may not be complete. Visit the Data Store if you're interested in purchasing the contract data.
Player NameContract Signed byStartEndLengthValuePer YearContract Notes
Jason AndersonNew York Yankees200520051$ 300,000 
Colter BeanNew York Yankees200520051$ 300,000 Contract purchased from minors
Mark BellhornBoston Red Sox200520051$ 2,750,000 
Kevin BrownLos Angeles Dodgers199920057$ 105,000,000$ 15.00m$5m signing bonus
Melky CabreraNew York Yankees200520051$ 300,000 Contract purchased from minors
Robinson CanoNew York Yankees200520051$ 300,000 Contract purchsed from minors
Shawn ChaconColorado Rockies200520051$ 2,350,000 
Bubba CrosbyNew York Yankees200520051$ 322,950 
Jorge DePaulaNew York Yankees200520051$ 300,000 
Alan EmbreeBoston Red Sox200520051$ 3,000,000 Option year
Felix EscalonaNew York Yankees200520051$ 300,000 
John FlahertyNew York Yankees200520051$ 800,000 
Wayne FranklinNew York Yankees200520051$ 300,000 
Jason GiambiNew York Yankees200220087$ 120,000,000$ 17.14m
Tom GordonNew York Yankees200420052$ 7,250,000$ 3.63m
Alex GramanNew York Yankees200520051$ 300,000 Contract purchased from minors
Buddy GroomNew York Yankees200520051$ 850,000 Minor league contract
Sean HennNew York Yankees200520051$ 300,000 
Derek JeterNew York Yankees2001201010$ 189,000,000$ 18.90m$16m signing bonus
Randy JohnsonArizona Diamondbacks200420052$ 33,000,000$ 16.50mExtension signed before 2004 season
Russ JohnsonNew York Yankees200520051$ 300,000 Minor League Contract
Steve KarsayNew York Yankees200220054$ 22,250,000$ 5.56m
Matt LawtonCleveland Indians200220054$ 27,000,000$ 6.75m
Al LeiterFlorida Marlins200520051$ 7,000,000 
Tino MartinezNew York Yankees200520061$ 2,750,000 Club option for 2006
Hideki MatsuiNew York Yankees200320053$ 24,000,000$ 8.00m
Darrell MayKansas City Royals200420052$ 4,950,000$ 2.48mavoided arbitration
Ramiro MendozaNew York Yankees200520051$ 300,000 Contract purchased from minors
Mike MussinaNew York Yankees200120066$ 88,500,000$ 14.75mClub option for 2007 (declined by Yankees)
Wil NievesNew York Yankees200520051$ 300,000 
Carl PavanoNew York Yankees200520084$ 39,950,001$ 9.99mClub option for 2009 (declined)
Andy PhillipsNew York Yankees200520051$ 317,200 
Jorge PosadaNew York Yankees200320075$ 51,000,000$ 10.20mClub option for 2007 and player option for 2008. $15m signing bonus
Scott ProctorNew York Yankees200520051$ 300,000 
Paul QuantrillNew York Yankees200420052$ 6,400,000$ 3.20m
Tim ReddingHouston Astros200520051$ 750,000 
Kevin ReeseNew York Yankees200520051$ 300,000 Contract purchased from minors
Mariano RiveraNew York Yankees200520062$ 21,000,000$ 10.50mContract extension signed before start of 2004 season
Alex RodriguezTexas Rangers2001201010$ 252,000,000$ 25.20m$10m sigining bonus. Opted out after 2007 season
Felix RodriguezNew York Yankees200520051$ 3,150,000 Option exercised
Rey SanchezNew York Yankees200520051$ 600,000 
Gary SheffieldNew York Yankees200420063$ 39,000,000$ 13.00mClub option for 2007
Ruben SierraNew York Yankees200520051$ 1,500,000 
Aaron SmallNew York Yankees200520051$ 300,000 Minor league contract
Mike StantonNew York Mets200320053$ 9,000,000$ 3.00m
Tanyon SturtzeNew York Yankees200520051$ 850,000 Club option for 2006
Mike VentoNew York Yankees200520051$ 300,000 Minor league contract
Chien-Ming WangNew York Yankees200520051$ 300,000 
Bernie WilliamsNew York Yankees199920057$ 87,000,000$ 12.43m
Tony WomackNew York Yankees200520062$ 4,000,000$ 2.00m
Jaret WrightNew York Yankees200520073$ 21,000,000$ 7.00m



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