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1971 New York YankeesSeason Roster
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Roger Hambright played for the 1971 New York Yankees
LeagueAmerican LeagueDivisionEastLevelMajor League Baseball
NicknameYankees
LocationBronx,New York
Record82-80 (4th in American League East)League Rank6thMLB Rank12th
BallparkYankee Stadium I
ManagerRalph HoukGeneral ManagerLee MacPhail
CoachesJim Hegan (Bullpen Coach), Elston Howard (First Base Coach), Dick Howser (Third Base Coach), Jim Turner (Pitching Coach)
PlayoffsNo playoff information
#1 Draft PickTerry Whitfield (#19)
Attendance1,070,771 (Rank: 13th)
Years Available1901-2019

Team History -- 1971 Statistics -- 1971 Roster VR -- Game Log -- Batting Lineups -- Defensive Lineups -- Starting Pitchers -- Draft Picks -- Prospects -- Organizational Roster -- Transactions

 

The players below represent ALL players who played at least 1 game for the 1971 New York Yankees.
Age displayed is as of June 30th for the 1971 baseball season.

1971 New York Yankees Roster

TopPREV   NEXT Visual Roster Major Leaguers Active Players Drafted Players 1st Round Draft Picks Still Active on Roster
UnifPlayer NamePosHt Wt B-T BornDate Age Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsHigh SchoolCollege(s)Draft InformationStatusCurrent Org (Level)
22Jack AkerP6-2 190 R-R 1940-07-13 30Tulare,California MLB1960-19741964-1974Mount Whitney (Visalia,CA)Col. the Sequoias
1959-   UDFA-KC1
 
24Felipe AlouOF-1B6-1 195 R-R 1935-05-12 36Haina,Dom Rep MLB1956-19741958-1974      
45Stan BahnsenP6-2 203 R-R 1944-12-15 26Council Bluffs,Iowa MLB1965-19831966-1982Abraham Lincoln (Council Bluffs,IA)Nebraska
1965- 4-  68-NYA
 
26Frank BakerSS6-2 178 L-R 1946-10-29 24Meridian,Mississippi MLB1967-19741970-1974   So.Mississippi
1967- 2-  29-NYA
 
13Curt BlefaryOF-1B6-2 195 L-R 1943-07-05 27Brooklyn,New York MLB1962-19721965-1972Mahwah (Mahwah,NJ)Towson U., Wagner Col
1962-   UDFA-NYA
 
12Ron BlombergOF6-1 205 L-R 1948-08-23 22Atlanta,Georgia MLB1967-19781969-1978Druid Hills (Atlanta,GA)Georgia Perimeter Col
1967- 1-   1-NYA
 
25Len Boehmer3B6-1 192 R-R 1941-06-28 30Flint Hill,Missouri MLB1967-19711967-1971   Saint Louis U.
1961-   UDFA-CIN
 
50Bill BurbachP6-4 215 R-R 1947-08-22 23Dickeyville,Wisconsin MLB1969-19711969-1971Wahlert (Dubuque,IA)
1965- 1-  19-NYA
 
10Danny Cater1B-3B6-0 180 R-R 1940-02-25 31Austin,Texas MLB1958-19751964-1975William B. Travis (Austin,TX)
1958-   UDFA-PHI
 
20Horace Clarke2B5-9 178 B-R 1940-06-02 31Frederiksted,Virgin Islands MLB1958-19741965-1974  
1958-   UDFA-NYA
 
50Al ClosterP6-2 190 L-L 1943-06-15 28Creighton,Nebraska MLB1965-19731966-1973St. Ludger's (Creighton,NE)Iowa St
1965-   UDFA-NYA
 
23John Ellis1B6-2 225 R-R 1948-08-24 22New London,Connecticut MLB1967-19811969-1981New London (New London,CT)
1966-   UDFA-NYA
 
39,43Rob GardnerP6-1 176 R-L 1944-12-19 26Binghamton,New York MLB1963-19731965-1973Binghamton (Binghamton,NY)
1963-   UDFA-MIN
 
41Jake GibbsC6-0 185 L-R 1938-11-07 32Grenada,Mississippi MLB1962-19711962-1971Grenada (Grenada,MS)Mississippi
1961-   UDFA-NYA
 
46Roger HambrightP5-10 180 R-R 1949-03-26 22Sunnyside,Washington MLB1971-19711971-1971Columbia River (Vancouver,WA)
1967-67- 955-NYA
 
28Ron Hansen3B6-3 200 R-R 1938-04-05 33Oxford,Nebraska MLB1958-19721958-1972Albany (Albany,CA)    
29Jim HardinP6-0 175 R-R 1943-08-06 27Morris Chapel,Tennessee MLB1962-19721967-1972   Memphis
1962-   UDFA-NYN
 
39Gary JonesP6-0 191 L-L 1945-06-12 26Huntington Park,California MLB1970-19711970-1971Bell (Bell,CA)Whittier Col
1967-   UDFA-NYA
 
18Mike KekichP6-1 200 R-L 1945-04-02 26San Diego,California MLB1964-19781965-1977Lynwood (Lynwood,CA)
1964-   UDFA-LAN
 
2Jerry Kenney3B6-1 170 L-R 1945-06-30 26St. Louis,Missouri MLB1964-19731967-1973Beloit Memorial (Beloit,WI)
1964-   UDFA-NYA
 
38Steve KlineP6-3 205 R-R 1947-10-06 23Wenatchee,Washington MLB1966-19771970-1977Chelan (Chelan,WA)
1966- 7- 130-NYA
 
43Terry LeyP6-0 190 L-L 1947-02-21 24Portland,Oregon MLB1971-19711971-1971Madison (Portland,OR)Clark Col
1967- 3-  60-NYA
 
27Jim LyttleOF6-0 186 L-R 1946-05-20 25Hamilton,Ohio MLB1966-19761969-1976   Florida St
1966- 1-  10-NYA
 
40Lindy McDanielP6-3 195 R-R 1935-12-13 35Hollis,Oklahoma MLB1955-19751955-1975Arnett (Arnett,OK)Oklahoma    
17Gene MichaelSS6-2 183 B-R 1938-06-02 33Kent,Ohio MLB1959-19751966-1975Akron East (Akron,OH)Kent St
1959-   UDFA-PIT
 
15Thurman MunsonC5-11 191 R-R 1947-06-07 24Akron,Ohio MLB1968-19791969-1979Lehman (Canton,OH)Kent St
1968- 1-   4-NYA
 
1Bobby MurcerOF5-11 180 L-R 1946-05-20 25Oklahoma City,Oklahoma MLB1964-19851965-1983Southeast (Oklahoma City,OK)
1964-   UDFA-NYA
 
19Fritz PetersonP6-0 200 B-L 1942-02-08 29Chicago,Illinois MLB1963-19761966-1976Arlington (Arlington Heights,IL)No.Illinois U.
1963-   UDFA-NYA
 
30Mel StottlemyreP6-2 190 R-R 1941-11-13 29Hazelton,Missouri MLB1961-19741964-1974Mabton (Mabton,WA)
1961-   UDFA-NYA
 
14Ron SwobodaOF6-2 205 R-R 1944-06-30 27Baltimore,Maryland MLB1964-19731965-1973Sparrows Point (Baltimore,MD)Maryland
1963-   UDFA-NYN
 
21Frank TepedinoOF5-11 192 L-L 1947-11-23 23Brooklyn,New York MLB1965-19751967-1975George Wingate (Brooklyn,NY)
1965- 3-  55-BAL
 
21Rusty TorresOF5-10 180 B-R 1948-09-30 22Aguadilla,Puerto Rico MLB1967-19811971-1980New York Vocational (Jamaica,NY)
1966-54- 811-NYA
 
21Danny WaltonOF6-0 200 R-R 1947-07-14 23Los Angeles,California MLB1965-19801968-1980Bishop Amat (La Puente,CA)
1965-10- 196-HOU
 
54Gary WaslewskiP6-4 195 R-R 1941-07-21 29Meriden,Connecticut MLB1960-19721967-1972Berlin (Berlin,CT)Connecticut
1960-   UDFA-PIT
 
6Roy WhiteOF5-10 172 B-R 1943-12-27 27Los Angeles,California MLB1962-19791965-1979Centennial (Compton,CA)
1961-   UDFA-NYA
 
9Ron WoodsOF5-10 173 R-R 1943-02-01 28Hamilton,Ohio MLB1961-19741969-1974Compton (Compton,CA)
1961-   UDFA-PIT
 
36 Players