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1979 NEW YORK YANKEES

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Bronx,NY
Team Record:  89-71   .556
Result:   4th in American League - East Division
Manager(s):  Billy Martin, Bob Lemon
General Manager:   Cedric Tallis
Stadium:  Yankee Stadium
Attendance:  2,537,765
Playoffs:  -

New York Yankees affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Jim Kaat (40)
Youngest Player:  Dave Righetti (20)
Longest Tenure:  Roy White (15)
Top Hitter:  Willie Randolph (22)
Top Pitcher:  Tommy John (3)
Top Draft Pick:  Todd Demeter (#51)

Roster Continuity:  86.86%
American League Standings
EastWLPctGB
Baltimore10257.642--
Milwaukee9566.5908.0
Boston9169.56911.5
NY Yankees8971.55613.5
Detroit8576.52818.0
Cleveland8180.50322.0
Toronto53109.32750.5

TEAM INFORMATION
PhaseRndOvlPlayerPosCurrent Status
Jan-Reg126James CampbellP Retired
Jan-Reg252Glenn Swires3B Retired
Jan-Reg378Jeff Van Der PlassP Inactive
Jan-Reg4104Gary HigginsP Inactive
Jan-Reg5128Otis RoubanP Inactive
Jan-Reg6151George Zimmeror2B Retired
Jan-Reg7172Ed SchiavoP Retired
Jan-Reg8188Rick SantaroneC Retired
Jan-Sec126Chuck HernandezP Pitching Coach - Miami Marlins (2014)
Jan-Sec243Alan MaylesP Retired
Jan-Sec352Dan PetersonP Inactive
Jan-Sec458Jerome Burgess1B Inactive
Jan-Sec560Charlie BeverlyP Inactive
June-Reg251Todd DemeterIF Retired
June-Reg377Freddie ToliverP Retired
June-Reg4103Ted Perkins1B Retired
June-Reg5129Greg GagneSS Retired
June-Reg6155Stefan WeverP Retired
June-Reg7181Thomas EchstenkamperOF Retired
June-Reg8207Huey GaydenOF Deceased
June-Reg9233Pete FilsonP Retired
June-Reg10259Richard BudwegP Retired
June-Reg11285George DeMariaP Retired
June-Reg12311Michael FreeP Retired
June-Reg13337Dave BuffamoyerC Retired
June-Reg14363Randy Guerra1B Retired
June-Reg15389Keith SmithOF Retired
June-Reg16415Chris Leinp Retired
June-Reg17441Rob TeegardenOF Retired
June-Reg18467Mike DottererOF Retired
June-Reg19493Don Mattingly1B Manager - Los Angeles Dodgers (2014)
June-Reg20519Sean EvertonOF Retired
June-Reg21544Derwin McNealyOF Retired
June-Reg22569Cedric MackOF Retired
June-Reg23594Brian Murphyp Retired
June-Reg24618Greg SporrerIF Retired
June-Reg25642Jeff RudolphC-3B Retired
June-Reg26666Frank Riccip Retired
June-Reg27689Kevin Irotp Retired
June-Reg28710John Senecap Retired
June-Reg29731Rusty PiggottSS Retired
June-Reg30751Greg Copelandp Retired
June-Sec13Otis Nixon3B Retired
June-Sec226Scott BenedictOF Retired
June-Sec346Marc OchalP Retired


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