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2012 New York Yankees (MLB)

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W-L Record: 95-67 .586
Rank: 1st in American League East
Run Differential: 804-668 + 136
Roster Continuity 76.71% 3/30
Manager(s): Joe Girardi
General Manager: Brian Cashman
Location: Bronx, New York
Ballpark: Yankee Stadium II
Payroll: $ 197,962,289 1/30
Attendance: 3,542,406 2/30
Playoffs: Lost in ALCS (Tigers)
Top Draft Pick: Ty Hensley (#30) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bench Coach: Tony Pena
Bullpen Coach: Mike Harkey
First Base Coach: Mick Kelleher
Hitting Coach: Kevin Long
Pitching Coach: Larry Rothschild
Third Base Coach: Rob Thomson

#1 Draft Picks

Alex Rodriguez (#1), Mark Teixeira (#5), Derek Jeter (#6), Eric Chavez (#10), Nick Swisher (#16), C.C. Sabathia (#20), David Aardsma (#22), Phil Hughes (#23), Darnell McDonald (#26), Joba Chamberlain (#41), Jayson Nix (#44)
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 2012 New York Yankees season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    35David AardsmaP6-5200R-R302004SFN: 2003-1-22MLB-Free Agent
    24Robinson Cano2B6-0172L-R292005UDFAMLBSeattle MarinersMLB-Active
    40Francisco CervelliC6-1175B-R262008UDFAMLBPittsburgh PiratesMLB-Active
    62Joba ChamberlainP6-3225R-R262007NYA: 2006-1-41MLB-Retired
    12Eric Chavez3B6-0204L-R341998OAK: 1996-1-10MLB-Retired
    60Chris DickersonOF-DH6-4212L-L302008CIN: 2003-16-471MLB-Free Agent
    38Cody EppleyP6-5205R-R262011TEX: 2008-43-1293MLB-Free Agent
    36Freddy GarciaP6-4235R-R351999Not draftedMLB-Free Agent
    11Brett GardnerCF5-10180L-L282008NYA: 2005-3-109MLBNew York YankeesMLB-Active
    14Curtis GrandersonCF-LF6-1180L-R312004DET: 2002-3-80MLB-Free Agent
    65Phil HughesP6-5220R-R262007NYA: 2004-1-23MLBMinnesota TwinsMLB-Active
    27Raul IbanezLF6-2200L-R401996SEA: 1992-36-1006MLB-Free Agent
    41Ryota IgarashiP5-11163R-R332010Not draftedMLB-Int
    2Derek JeterSS6-3195R-R381995NYA: 1992-1-6MLB-Retired
    22Andruw JonesLF6-1210R-R351996Not draftedMLB-Int
    18Hiroki KurodaP6-2174R-R372008Not draftedMLB-Int
    48Boone LoganP6-5200R-L272006CHA: 2002-20-600MLB-Free Agent
    34Derek LoweP6-6230R-R391997SEA: 1991-8-214MLB-Free Agent
    55Russell MartinC5-11200R-R292006LAN: 2002-17-511MLBToronto Blue JaysMLB-Active
    26Darnell McDonaldOF5-11201R-R332004BAL: 1997-1-26MLB-Retired
    45Casey McGehee1B6-1190R-R292008CHN: 2003-10-283MLB-Int
    67Melky MesaOF6-1165R-R252012UDFAMLB-Free Agent
    43D.J. MitchellP6-2165R-R252012NYA: 2008-10-320MLB-Free Agent
    17Jayson NixSS-3B5-11180R-R292008COL: 2001-1-44MLB-Free Agent
    47Ivan NovaP6-4210R-R252010UDFAMLBPittsburgh PiratesMLB-Active
    26Eduardo NunezSS6-0155B-R252010UDFAMLB-Free Agent
    43Steve PearceOF5-11209R-R292007PIT: 2005-8-241MLBToronto Blue JaysMLB-Active
    26Ramiro Pena3B5-11165B-R262009UDFAMLB-Int
    46Andy PettitteP6-5225L-L401995NYA: 1990-22-594MLB-Free Agent
    41David PhelpsP6-3180R-R252012NYA: 2008-14-440MLBSeattle MarinersMLB-Active
    40Chad QuallsP6-5205R-R332004HOU: 2000-2-67MLB-Free Agent
    39Clay RapadaP6-5180R-L312007UDFAMLB-Free Agent
    42Mariano RiveraP6-2170R-R421995UDFAMLB-Retired
    30David RobertsonP5-11180R-R272008NYA: 2006-17-524MLBNew York YankeesMLB-Active
    13Alex Rodriguez3B6-3195R-R361994SEA: 1993-1-1MLB-Free Agent
    52C.C. SabathiaP6-7250L-L312001CLE: 1998-1-20MLB-Free Agent
    29Rafael SorianoP6-1175R-R322002Not draftedMLB-Retired
    19Chris StewartC6-4200R-R302006CHA: 2001-12-373MLB-Free Agent
    31Ichiro SuzukiRF5-11170L-R382001UDFAMLB-Free Agent
    33Nick Swisher1B6-0200B-L312004OAK: 2002-1-16MLB-Retired
    25Mark Teixeira1B6-3225B-R322003TEX: 2001-1-5MLB-Retired
    63Justin ThomasP6-3220L-L282008SEA: 2005-4-113MLB-Free Agent
    53Cory WadeP6-2180R-R292008LAN: 2004-10-298MLB-Free Agent
    61Adam WarrenP6-2206R-R242012NYA: 2009-4-135MLBNew York YankeesMLB-Active
    45Dewayne WiseCF6-1180L-L342000CIN: 1997-5-158MLB-Free Agent

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