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1970 NEW YORK YANKEES

|    Level:  MLB  

Location:  Bronx,NY
Team Record:  93-69   .574
Result:   2nd in American League - East Division
Manager(s):  Ralph Houk
General Manager:   Lee MacPhail
Stadium:  Yankee Stadium
Attendance:  1,136,879
Playoffs: Season in progress

New York Yankees affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Steve Hamilton (34)
Youngest Player:  John Ellis (21)
Longest Tenure:  Jake Gibbs (9)
Top Hitter:  Roy White (2)
Top Pitcher:  Fritz Peterson (6)
Top Draft Pick:  Dave Cheadle (#12)

Roster Continuity:  70.54%
American League Standings
EastWLPctGB
Baltimore10854.667--
NY Yankees9369.57415.0
Boston8775.53721.0
Detroit7983.48829.0
Cleveland7686.46932.0
Washington7092.43238.0

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
20Horace Clarke2b3030UDFA: 1958MLB158686811722424462373535252712.251.286.3090212732542693.4.257
6Roy Whiteof226UDFA: 1962MLB1626091091803062294241095660111713.296.387.47302887124601257.3.299
10Danny Cater1b-of4330UDFA: 1958MLB15558264175265676423444261219.301.340.3930229621431835.2.316
1Bobby Murcerof2124UDFA: 1964MLB15958195146233237815108710025467.251.348.4200244680462945.5.265
15Thurman Munsonc40231968-1-4MLB13245359137254653575756765413.302.386.4150188526345796.1.332
17Gene Michaelss7632UDFA: 1959MLB134435429310123831509305448.214.292.2550111493359292.2.265
2Jerry Kenney3b-ss5225UDFA: 1964MLB14040446781074352065244023211.193.284.2820114461348362.8.207
13Curt Blefaryof-1b-26UDFA: 1962MLB9926934576093713433733036.212.324.335090318224323.8.212
23John Ellis1b-c-21UDFA: 1967MLB78226245612172901184720035.248.305.403091249179284.3.280
9Ron Woodsof-27UDFA: 1961MLB95225305153827423335033110.227.324.382086262190294.1.235
41Jake Gibbsc-31-MLB491532346928262071411024.301.331.542100083163113317.4.286
27Jim Lyttleof-241966-1-10MLB8712620397131436102601222.310.355.45205714099195.3.364
26Frank Bakerss-231967-2-29MLB351176274101112142620001.231.323.28203313393113.0.297
28Ron Hansenss-32-MLB59911327404140119910111.297.420.47304311368218.3.291
19Fritz Petersonp-28UDFA: 1963MLB399072030270002410710.222.228.322029997862.0.277
30Mel Stottlemyrep-28UDFA: 1961MLB3885816222700142500300.188.303.3290281027293.3.241
25Pete Ward3b-of-30-MLB6677520221180091700011.260.333.3770298759104.7.317
45Stan Bahnsenp72251965-4-68MLB367431101010023400800.149.171.1760138471-2-0.9.275
18Mike Kekichp-25UDFA: 1964MLB2632230002002700200.094.147.094033631-1-1.2.120
38,42Steve Klinep-221966-7-130MLB16283500020041010400.179.303.17905372711.1.278
40Lindy McDanielp-34UDFA: 1958MLB6224241002000700100.167.167.2080525210-0.1.235
46Bobby Mitchellof-261966-18-358MLB1022152004022310000.227.320.31807251922.9.263
24Ron Klimkowskip-26UDFA: 1964MLB4519010000000900400.053.053.053012322-2-2.6.100
21Frank Tepedino1b-221965-3-55MLB1619262002011200001.316.350.42108201524.5.353
56John Cumberlandp-23UDFA: 1967MLB15170100020001200300.059.059.059012019-2-3.2.200
22Jack Akerp-29UDFA: 1960MLB4116010001000600101.062.062.062011717--.100
54Gary Waslewskip-28UDFA: 1960MLB2610010001000900100.100.100.100011110-1-3.61.000
39Steve Hamiltonp-34-MLB356000000000200000.000.000.0000066--.000
29Mike McCormickp-31-MLB95110000000300000.200.200.20001540-1.3.500
50Bill Burbachp-221965-1-19MLB45000000000400000.000.000.0000055--.000
52Joe Verbanicp-27-MLB73010000000100000.333.333.333013203.4.500
43Rob Gardnerp-25UDFA: 1963MLB13011000000100000.333.333.6671000232110.4.500
Totals: (32 players)16254926801381208411116271056158880825486046115.251.324.3656892004621143936994.3.275

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
30Mel Stottlemyre1828UDFA: 1961MLB15133.09373714000271.02621109323841261001.288.700.762.794.180.67.2721.48
19Fritz Peterson628UDFA: 1963MLB20112.9039378200260.1247102842440127211.108.540.831.384.390.31.2651.19
45Stan Bahnsen33251965-4-68MLB14113.3336356200232.2227100862375116301.308.780.892.904.490.65.2731.05
40Lindy McDaniel3234UDFA: 1958MLB952.01620005129111.288292572381300.997.090.561.856.530.28.2551.32
38,42Steve Kline-221966-7-130MLB663.4116155000100.199423882449101.238.880.722.154.400.49.2741.54
18Mike Kekich-25UDFA: 1964MLB634.832614104098.21035953125563401.609.401.095.025.750.87.2930.97
24Ron Klimkowski-26UDFA: 1964MLB672.654531110198.180362973340201.157.320.643.023.660.83.2341.70
22Jack Aker5029UDFA: 1960MLB422.0641000281670.057191632036101.107.330.392.574.630.56.2541.43
56John Cumberland-23UDFA: 1967MLB343.94158105064.062312891538111.208.721.272.115.340.39.2660.78
54Gary Waslewski-28UDFA: 1960MLB223.11265005055.042201942727101.256.870.654.424.421.00.2361.28
39Steve Hamilton-34-MLB432.783500016345.136161431633201.157.150.603.186.550.48.2621.04
29Mike McCormick-31-MLB206.1094003020.226151421312001.8911.320.875.665.231.08--0.86
50Bill Burbach-221965-1-19MLB0210.2644000016.22319192910201.9212.421.084.865.400.90.3561.69
52Joe Verbanic-27-MLB104.6070003015.220981128002.0411.490.576.894.601.50.3581.38
43Rob Gardner-25UDFA: 1963MLB104.911100007.1844246001.649.822.454.917.360.67.2861.14
49Loyd Colson-221967-28-529MLB004.501000102.0311003001.5013.500.000.0013.500.00.5000.00
39Gary Jones-25-MLB000.002000102.0300012002.0013.500.004.509.000.50.5001.00
Totals: (32 players)93693.25162162365126491,47213866125311114517773221.348.480.802.764.750.58.278 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Thurman MunsonC12563180811.9890.00 
Jake GibbsC442081931.9870.00 
John EllisC2121001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Danny Cater1B13198170879.9920.00 
John Ellis1B5344937435.9920.00 
Pete Ward1B13833071.0000.00 
Curt Blefary1B6562091.0000.00 
Frank Tepedino1B1100001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Horace Clarke2B1573794781895.9790.00 
Gene Michael2B3119011.0000.00 
Jerry Kenney2B237011.0000.00 
Ron Hansen2B102001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Jerry Kenney3B1351113001718.9600.00 
Danny Cater3B422483810.9300.00 
Ron Hansen3B11516011.0000.00 
John Ellis3B50310.7500.00 
Gene Michael3B402001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Gene MichaelSS1232483792878.9570.00 
Frank BakerSS3562118522.9730.00 
Ron HansenSS15203916.9830.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Roy WhiteOF161315620.9940.00 
Bobby MurcerOF1553751533.9920.00 
Curt BlefaryOF79103130.9720.00 
Ron WoodsOF78108631.9740.00 
Jim LyttleOF7084210.9890.00 
Danny CaterOF7110001.0000.00 
Bobby MitchellOF7200001.0000.00 
Frank TepedinoOF10000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Lindy McDanielP6211171932.8972.10 
Ron KlimkowskiP459851810.9582.11 
Jack AkerP417041110.9371.93 
Fritz PetersonP39260125237.9552.21 
Mel StottlemyreP37271225113.9862.42 
Stan BahnsenP36232174043.9342.21 
Steve HamiltonP354509001.0001.80 
Mike KekichP269851020.8821.37 
Gary WaslewskiP265571010.9442.78 
Steve KlineP161001414021.0002.52 
John CumberlandP156426001.0001.13 
Mike McCormickP92011001.0000.89 
Joe VerbanicP71527001.0005.33 
Bill BurbachP4160210.6671.11 
Gary JonesP220000.0000.00 
Loyd ColsonP120000.0000.00 
Rob GardnerP1701001.0001.27 


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