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1970 New York Yankees (MLB)

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W-L Record: 93-69 .574
Rank: 2nd in American League East
Run Differential: 680-612 + 68
Roster Continuity 70.54% 16/24
Manager(s): Ralph Houk
General Manager: Lee MacPhail
Location: Bronx, New York
Ballpark: Yankee Stadium I
Attendance: 1,136,879 12/24
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: Dave Cheadle (#12) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bullpen Coach: Jim Hegan
First Base Coach: Elston Howard
Hitting Coach: Mickey Mantle
Pitching Coach: Jim Turner
Third Base Coach: Dick Howser

#1 Draft Picks

Thurman Munson (#4), Jim Lyttle (#10), Bill Burbach (#19)
American League East Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
10854.667--
9369.57415.0
8775.53721.0
7983.48829.0
7686.46932.0
7092.43238.0
Batting Statistics
#PlayerPosAgeDiffGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSISOsecABabipK/BBAB/HRTBPA
20Horace Clarke2B30   68681172
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462373535252712.251.286.309595.058.133.2571.00171.5212732
6Roy WhiteOF26   609109180
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94241095660111713.296.387.473860.177.356.2990.6927.7288712
10Danny Cater1B30   58264175
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5
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6
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76423444261219.301.340.393733.093.155.3161.2997.0229621
1Bobby MurcerOF24   58195146
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3
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23
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7815108710025467.251.348.420768.169.327.2651.1525.3244680
15Thurman MunsonC23   45359137
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4
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6
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53575756765413.302.386.415801.113.234.3320.9875.5188526
17Gene MichaelSS32   4354293
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3831509305448.214.292.255547.041.161.2651.86217.5111493
2Jerry Kenney3B25   4044678
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352065244023211.193.284.282566.089.252.2070.85101.0114461
13Curt BlefaryOF26   2693457
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3713433733036.212.324.335659.123.275.2120.8629.990318
23John Ellis1B21   2262456
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2901184720035.248.305.403708.155.230.2802.6132.391249
9Ron WoodsOF27   2253051
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27423335033110.227.324.382706.156.311.2351.0628.186262
41Jake GibbsC31   1532346
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262071411024.301.331.542873.242.301.2862.0019.183163
27Jim LyttleOF24   1262039
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1436102601222.310.355.452807.143.198.3642.6042.057140
26Frank BakerSS23   117627
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01112142620001.231.323.282605.051.162.2971.86--33133
28Ron HansenSS-3B32   911327
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140119910111.297.420.473893.176.374.2910.4722.843113
19Fritz PetersonP28   90720
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70002410710.222.228.322550.100.100.277--45.02999
30Mel StottlemyreP28   85816
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700142500300.188.303.329632.141.306.2411.7942.528102
25Pete Ward1B30   77520
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180091700011.260.333.377710.117.234.3171.8977.02987
45Stan BahnsenP25   74311
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010023400800.149.171.176347.027.054.27517.00--1384
18Mike KekichP25   3223
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0002002700200.094.147.094241.000.063.1203.50--336
38,42Steve KlineP22   2835
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00020041010400.179.303.179482.000.143.2782.50--537
40Lindy McDanielP34   2424
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002000700100.167.167.208375.042.042.235----525
46Bobby MitchellOF26   2215
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004022310000.227.320.318638.091.091.2631.50--725
24Ron KlimkowskiP26   1901
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0000000900400.053.053.053106.000.000.100----123
21Frank TepedinoOF-1B22   1926
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002011200001.316.350.421771.105.105.3532.00--820
56John CumberlandP23   1701
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00020001200300.059.059.059118.000.000.200----120
22Jack AkerP29   1601
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0001000600101.063.063.063126.000.000.100----117
54Gary WaslewskiP28   1001
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0001000900100.100.100.100200.000.0001.000----111
39Steve HamiltonP34   6000000000200000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----06
50Bill BurbachP22   5000000000400000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----05
29Mike McCormickP31   511
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0000000300000.200.200.200400.000.000.500----15
43Rob GardnerP25   301
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000000100000.333.333.6671000.333.333.500----23
52Joe VerbanicP27   301
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0000000100000.333.333.333666.000.000.500----13
Batting Totals203454926801381208411116271056158880825486046115.251.321.365686.113.229.2751.3749.520046186
Pitching Statistics
#PlayerAgeDiffWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K/BB
30Mel Stottlemyre28   15133.09373714000271.026211093238412610061.288.700.762.794.181.50
19Fritz Peterson28   20112.9139378200260.12471028424401272131.108.550.831.384.403.18
45Stan Bahnsen25   14113.3236356200232.22271008623751163021.308.770.892.904.481.55
40Lindy McDaniel34   952.01620005129111.2882925723813000.997.070.561.856.513.52
38,42Steve Kline22   663.4216155000100.1994238824491001.238.910.722.164.412.04
18Mike Kekich25   634.822614104098.210359531255634011.609.361.095.005.731.15
24Ron Klimkowski26   672.664531110198.1803629733402031.157.350.643.033.671.21
22Jack Aker29   422.0641000281670.0571916320361041.107.330.392.574.631.80
56John Cumberland23   343.94158105064.0623128915381101.208.721.272.115.342.53
54Gary Waslewski28   223.11265005055.0422019427271041.256.870.654.424.421.00
39Steve Hamilton34   432.803500016345.1361614316332011.167.200.603.206.602.06
29Mike McCormick31   206.0094003020.2261514213120001.8611.140.865.575.140.92
50Bill Burbach22   0210.0644000016.223191929102011.8812.181.064.765.291.11
52Joe Verbanic27   104.5070003015.2209811280012.0011.250.566.754.500.67
43Rob Gardner25   105.141100007.18442460001.7110.292.575.147.711.50
39Gary Jones25   000.002000102.03000120002.0013.500.004.509.002.00
49Loyd Colson22   004.501000102.03110030001.5013.500.000.0013.50--
Batting Totals93693.254021633651274914721386612531130451777322261.258.470.792.764.751.72
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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