Season Information
Team Name
1988 New York Yankees
League
American League
Division
East
Calendar
Location
W-L Record
85-76 (.528)   GBL: -3.5
Rankings (Div/Lg/MLB)
5 / 7 / 11
Runs For/Against
772 / 748   Diff: +24
Playoffs
dnq
Playoff Series
dnq
Playoff Series
General Manager(s)
Manager(s)
Ballpark
Spring Training W-L
Not available
Spring Ballpark
Top Draft Pick
Todd Malone (4-105)
Attendance
Attendance Rank
5
Payroll (usd$)
Payroll Rank
1
Years Active
1901-2020
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MLB Transactions on this Date

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TranxDatePlayer NameTransaction DescriptionPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
1988-12-22Dickie NolesSigned as Free Agent by Yankees.P6-2190RR1956-11-19Charlotte,NC
1975-  4-  84-PHI
MLB1979-19901975-1990
1988-12-20Jamie QuirkSigned as Free Agent by Yankees.C-3B6-4200LR1954-10-22Whittier,CA
1972-  1-  18-KCA
MLB1975-19921972-1992
1988-12-18Wayne TollesonSigned as Free Agent by Yankees.SS-2B5-9160BR1955-09-22Spartanburg,SC
1978-  8- 202-TEX
MLB1981-19901978-1990
1988-12-15Mark HuttonSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Yankees.P-OF6-6240RR1970-02-06South Adelaide,AU
1988-  0-   0-NYA
MLB1993-19981989-2000
1988-12-08Andy HawkinsSigned as Free Agent by Yankees.P6-3217RR1960-01-21Waco,TX
1978-  1-   5-SDN
MLB1982-19911978-1992
1988-12-05Bob BrowerTraded by Rangers to Yankees for Bob Meacham.OF-DH5-11185RR1960-01-10Jamaica,NY
1982-  0-   0-TEX
MLB1986-19891982-1992
1988-12-05Bob MeachamTraded by Yankees to Rangers for Bob Brower.SS-2B6-1180BR1960-08-25Los Angeles,CA
1981-  1-   8-SLN
MLB1983-19881979-1990
1988-12-03Dave LaPointSigned as Free Agent by Yankees.P6-3215LL1959-07-29Glens Falls,NY
1977- 10- 237-MIL
MLB1980-19911977-1996
1988-11-26Steve KieferSigned as Free Agent by Yankees.3B-SS6-1180RR1960-10-18Chicago,IL
1981-  1-  16-OAK
MLB1984-19891981-1990
1988-11-23Steve SaxSigned as Free Agent by Yankees.2B-OF5-11182RR1960-01-29Sacramento,CA
1978-  9- 229-LAN
MLB1981-19941978-1994
1988-11-17Don SchulzeSigned as Free Agent by Yankees.P6-3225RR1962-09-27Roselle,IL
1980-  1-  11-CHN
MLB1983-19891980-1993
1988-11-17Brian DorsettTraded by Angels to Yankees for Eric Schmidt.C-1B6-3220RR1961-04-09Terre Haute,IN
1983- 10- 241-OAK
MLB1987-19961983-1996
1988-11-10Tommy JohnReleased by Yankees.P6-3185RL1943-05-22Terre Haute,IN
1961-  0-   0-CLE
MLB1963-19891961-1989
1988-10-24Jimmy JonesTraded by Padres with Stan Jefferson and Lance McCullers to Yankees for Pat Clements and Jack Clark.P-3B6-2190RR1964-04-20Dallas,TX
1982-  1-   3-SDN
MLB1986-19931982-1993
1988-10-24Lance McCullersTraded by Padres with Stan Jefferson and Jimmy Jones to Yankees for Pat Clements and Jack Clark.P6-1218BR1964-03-08Tampa,FL
1982-  2-  41-PHI
MLB1985-19921982-1993
1988-10-24Stan JeffersonTraded by Padres with Jimmy Jones and Lance McCullers to Yankees for Pat Clements and Jack Clark.OF-DH5-11175BR1962-12-04New York,NY
1983-  1-  20-NYN
MLB1986-19911983-1991
1988-10-24Pat ClementsTraded by Yankees with Jack Clark to Padres for Stan Jefferson, Jimmy Jones and Lance McCullers.P6-0175RL1962-02-02McCloud,CA
1983-  4- 103-CAL
MLB1985-19921983-1993
1988-10-24Jack ClarkTraded by Yankees with Pat Clements to Padres for Stan Jefferson, Jimmy Jones and Lance McCullers.OF-1B6-2205RR1955-11-10New Brighton,PA
1973- 13- 294-SFN
MLB1975-19921973-1992
1988-09-30Alfred PerezReleased by YankeesC-1B6-1185RR1963-10-07Miami,FL
1984- 25- 632-HOU
A-1984-1985
1988-09-29Mark LeiterSigned as Free Agent by Yankees.P6-3220RR1963-04-13Joliet,IL
1983-  4- 102-BAL
MLB1990-20011983-2002
1988-08-30Dale MohorcicTraded by Rangers to Yankees for Cecilio Guante.P6-3220RR1956-01-25Cleveland,OH
1978-  0-   0-TOR
MLB1986-19901978-1990
1988-08-30Cecilio GuanteTraded by Yankees to Rangers for Dale Mohorcic.P6-3205RR1960-02-01Villa Mella,DR
1979-  0-   0-PIT
MLB1982-19901980-1990
1988-08-14Tim StoddardReleased by Yankees.P-1B6-7250RR1953-01-24East Chicago,IN
1975-  2-  44-CHA
MLB1975-19891975-1989
1988-07-21Jay BuhnerTraded by Yankees with Troy Evers and Rich Balabon to Mariners for Ken Phelps.OF-RF6-3215RR1964-08-13Louisville,KY
1984-  2-  36-PIT
MLB1987-20011984-2001
1988-07-21Ken PhelpsTraded by Mariners to Yankees for Troy Evers, Rich Balabon and Jay Buhner.1B-DH6-1200LL1954-08-06Seattle,WA
1976- 15- 354-KCA
MLB1980-19901976-1991
1988-07-15Luis AguayoTraded by Phillies to Yankees for Amalio Carreno.SS-2B5-9185RR1959-03-13Vega Baja,PR
1975-  0-   0-PHI
MLB1980-19891976-1992
1988-07-15Amalio CarrenoTraded by Yankees to Phillies for Luis Aguayo.P6-0170RR1964-04-11Chacachacare,VZ
1983-  0-   0-NYA
MLB1991-19911984-1991
1988-06-20Kevin MmahatPurchased by Yankees from Rangers.P6-5220LL1964-11-09Memphis,TN
1987- 31- 805-TEX
MLB1989-19891983-1992
1988-05-10Chris ChamblissReleased by Yankees.1B-DH6-1212LR1948-12-26Dayton,OH
1970-  1-   1-CLE
MLB1971-19881970-1988
1988-05-07Chris ChamblissSigned as Free Agent by Yankees.1B-DH6-1212LR1948-12-26Dayton,OH
1970-  1-   1-CLE
MLB1971-19881970-1988
1988-04-04Rick CeroneReleased by Yankees.C-DH5-11185RR1954-05-19Newark,NJ
1975-  1-   7-CLE
MLB1975-19921975-1992
1988-04-04Pete FilsonSigned as Free Agent by Yankees.P6-2195BL1958-09-28Darby,PA
1979-  9- 233-NYA
MLB1982-19901979-1990
1988-04-04Jerry RoysterReleased by Yankees.3B-2B6-0165RR1952-10-18Sacramento,CA
1970-  0-   0-LAN
MLB1973-19881971-1988
1988-03-30Hipolito PenaTraded by Pirates to Yankees for Orestes Destrade.P6-3165LL1964-01-30Fantino,DR
1981-  0-   0-MIL
MLB1986-19881981-1996
1988-03-30Orestes DestradeTraded by Yankees to Pirates for Hipolito Pena.1B-OF6-4210BR1962-05-08Santiago,CU
1980- 23- 589-CAL
MLB1987-19941981-1994
1988-03-29Pete FilsonReleased by Yankees.P6-2195BL1958-09-28Darby,PA
1979-  9- 233-NYA
MLB1982-19901979-1990
1988-01-15John CandelariaSigned as Free Agent by Yankees.P6-6225RL1953-11-06Brooklyn,NY
1972-  2-  47-PIT
MLB1975-19931967-1993
1988-01-06Jack ClarkSigned as Free Agent by Yankees.OF-1B6-2205RR1955-11-10New Brighton,PA
1973- 13- 294-SFN
MLB1975-19921973-1992
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