Season Information
Team Name
1978 New York Yankees
League
American League
Division
East
Calendar
Location
W-L Record
100-63 (.613)   GBL: -0
Rankings (Div/Lg/MLB)
1 / 1 / 1
Runs For/Against
735 / 582   Diff: +153
Playoffs
Won World Series (Dodgers)
Playoff Series
Won World Series (Dodgers)
Playoff Series
ALCS vs KCA (W 3-1) ... WS vs LAN (W 4-2)
General Manager(s)
Manager(s)
Ballpark
Spring Training W-L
Not available
Spring Ballpark
Top Draft Pick
Rex Hudler (1-18)
Attendance
Attendance Rank
4
Payroll (usd$)
Payroll Rank
0
Years Active
1901-2019
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1978 New York Yankees Season Roster

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  • UnifPlayer NameAgeExpPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsServ TimeNationality
    27Dell Alston252OF-1B6-0180LR1952-09-22Valhalla,NY
    1972-  0-   0-NYA
    MLB1977-19801973-19800.000US
    45Jim Beattie231P6-6220RR1954-07-04Hampton,VA
    1975-  4-  91-NYA
    MLB1978-19861975-19860.000US
    2Paul Blair3415OF-2B6-0171RR1944-02-01Cushing,OK
    1961-  0-   0-NYN
    MLB1964-19801962-19800.000US
    10Chris Chambliss2981B-DH6-1212LR1948-12-26Dayton,OH
    1970-  1-   1-CLE
    MLB1971-19881970-19880.000US
    43Ken Clay242P-1B6-3195RR1954-04-06Lynchburg,VA
    1972-  2-  38-NYA
    MLB1977-19811972-19810.000US
    53Ron Davis221P6-4207RR1955-08-06Houston,TX
    1976-  3-  56-CHN
    MLB1978-19881976-19900.000US
    20Bucky Dent266SS-3B5-11181RR1951-11-25Savannah,GA
    1970-  1-   6-CHA
    MLB1973-19841970-19840.000US
    25Brian Doyle2312B-SS5-10160LR1955-01-26Louisville,KY
    1972-  4-  76-TEX
    MLB1978-19811972-19820.000US
    36Rawly Eastwick275P6-3180RR1950-10-24Camden,NJ
    1969-  3-  62-CIN
    MLB1974-19811969-19810.000US
    31Ed Figueroa295P6-1190RR1948-10-14Ciales,PR
    1966-  0-   0-NYN
    MLB1974-19811966-19820.000PR
    23Damaso Garcia2112B-SS6-0185RR1957-02-07Moca,DR
    1975-  0-   0-NYA
    MLB1978-19891975-19890.000DR
    54Rich Gossage267P-DH6-3217RR1951-07-05Colorado Springs,CO
    1970-  9- 204-CHA
    MLB1972-19941970-19940.000US
    49Ron Guidry274P-OF5-11160LL1950-08-28Lafayette,LA
    1971-  3-  67-NYA
    MLB1975-19881971-19890.000US
    35Don Gullett279P6-0190RL1951-01-06Lynn,KY
    1969-  1-  14-CIN
    MLB1970-19781969-19780.000US
    40Fran Healy319C-DH6-5220RR1946-09-06Holyoke,MA
    1964-  0-   0-CLE
    MLB1969-19781965-19780.000US
    46Mike Heath231C-OF5-11190RR1955-02-05Tampa,FL
    1973-  2-  37-NYA
    MLB1978-19911973-19920.000US
    53Ken Holtzman3214P6-2175RL1945-11-03St. Louis,MO
    1965-  4-  61-CHN
    MLB1965-19791965-19790.000US
    29Catfish Hunter3214P-1B6-0195RR1946-04-08Hertford,NC
    1964-  0-   0-KC1
    MLB1965-19791965-19790.000US
    44Reggie Jackson3212OF-DH6-0200LL1946-05-18Wynecote,PA
    1966-  1-   2-KC1
    MLB1967-19871966-19870.000US
    41Cliff Johnson307DH-1B6-4225RR1947-07-22San Antonio,TX
    1966-  5-  83-HOU
    MLB1972-19861967-19860.000US
    27Jay Johnstone3213OF-1B6-1175LR1945-11-20Manchester,CT
    1963-  0-   0-ANA
    MLB1966-19851963-19850.000US
    40Bob Kammeyer271P6-4210RR1950-12-02Kansas City,KS
    1972- 21- 492-NYA
    MLB1978-19791970-19800.000US
    24Mickey Klutts2333B-SS5-11189RR1954-09-20Montebello,CA
    1972-  4-  86-NYA
    MLB1976-19831972-19830.000US
    36Paul Lindblad3614P6-1195LL1941-08-09Chanute,KS
    1963-  0-   0-KC1
    MLB1965-19781963-19780.000US
    28Sparky Lyle3312P6-1195LL1944-07-22DuBois,PA
    1964-  0-   0-BAL
    MLB1967-19821964-19820.000US
    UnifPlayer NameAgeExpPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsServ TimeNationality
    40Larry McCall252P6-2195LR1952-09-08Asheville,NC
    1971-  0-   0-BAL
    MLB1977-19791977-19810.000US
    47Andy Messersmith3211P6-1200RR1945-08-06Toms River,NJ
    1966-  1-  12-CAL
    MLB1968-19791966-19790.000US
    15Thurman Munson3110C-DH5-11191RR1947-06-07Akron,OH
    1968-  1-   4-NYA
    MLB1969-19791968-19790.000US
    9Graig Nettles33123B-OF6-0185LR1944-08-20San Diego,CA
    1965-  4-  74-MIN
    MLB1967-19881966-19880.000US
    14Lou Piniella3412OF-DH6-2199RR1943-08-28Tampa,FL
    1962-  0-   0-CLE
    MLB1964-19841963-19840.000US
    52Dave Rajsich261P6-5175LL1951-09-28Youngstown,OH
    1974-  0-   0-NYA
    MLB1978-19801975-19880.000US
    30Willie Randolph2342B-DH5-11171RR1954-07-06Holly Hill,SC
    1972-  7- 167-PIT
    MLB1975-19921972-19920.000US
    17Mickey Rivers299OF-DH5-10165LL1948-10-31Miami,FL
    1969-  2-  40-ATL
    MLB1970-19841969-19840.000US
    18Dennis Sherrill221SS-3B6-0165RR1956-03-03Miami,FL
    1974-  1-  12-NYA
    MLB1978-19801974-19800.000US
    12Jim Spencer30111B-DH6-2195LL1947-07-30Hanover,PA
    1969- 42- 909-SE1
    MLB1968-19821965-19820.000US
    11Fred Stanley3010SS-2B5-10167RR1947-08-13Farnhamville,IA
    1966-  8- 143-HOU
    MLB1969-19821966-19820.000US
    24Gary Thomasson267OF-1B6-1180LL1951-07-29San Diego,CA
    1969-  7- 162-SFN
    MLB1972-19801969-19800.000US
    19Dick Tidrow317P6-4213RR1947-05-14San Francisco,CA
    1967-  4-  76-CLE
    MLB1972-19841967-19840.000US
    6Roy White3414OF-DH5-10172BR1943-12-27Los Angeles,CA
    1961-  0-   0-NYA
    MLB1965-19791962-19790.000US
    25George Zeber2722B-3B5-11170BR1950-08-29Ellwood City,PA
    1968-  5-  88-NYA
    MLB1977-19781977-19780.000US
    40 record(s)
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    Unif Uniform Number, if available Player Name Name of the player. If not linked, then no profile on the site Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Pos Defensive Position Ht Height Wt Weight Ba Bats Th Throws Born Date Date of Birth for Player Place of Birth City,State or City,Country for birthplace Draft Info Year-DraftRound-Overall-Drafted by Team Abbreviation. Click the link to view picks for that round. Indicates most recent draft instance HiLvl Highest Level Reached MLB Years Up-to-date Range of Years played Stat Years Available range of years of statistics within the TBC system