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1997 NEW YORK YANKEES

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Bronx,NY
Team Record:  96-66   .593
Result:   2nd in American League - East Division
Manager(s):  Joe Torre
General Manager:   Bob Watson
Stadium:  Yankee Stadium
Attendance:  2,580,325
Payroll:  $59,148,877
Playoffs:  Lost in 1st Round (Indians)

New York Yankees affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Wade Boggs (39)
Youngest Player:  Derek Jeter (23)
Longest Tenure:  Bernie Williams, Pat Kelly (7)
Top Hitter:  Tino Martinez (4)
Top Pitcher:  Andy Pettitte (4)
Top Draft Pick:  Tyrell Godwin (#24)

Roster Continuity:  67.78%
Top Prospect:   Ruben Rivera
American League Standings
EastWLPctGB
Baltimore9864.605--
NY Yankees9666.5932.0
Detroit7983.48819.0
Boston7884.48120.0
Toronto7686.46922.0

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerAgePC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDHP %C %1B %2B %3B %SS %LF %CF %RF %OF %POAE
Willie Banks28500000000001.000------------------040
Brian Boehringer273400000000001.000------------------250
Wade Boggs391000760000019--------.978----------421404
Joe Borowski2610000000000--------------------000
Homer Bush2400080000001------.913------------8132
David Cone34290000000000.917------------------9132
Ivan Cruz2900300010004----1.000------1.000------800
Chad Curtis280000005655900------------.976.990.923--18964
Mariano Duncan34000410060002------.976----.889------721005
Cecil Fielder33008000000087----1.000--------------5960
Mike Figga2601000000001--1.000----------------600
Andy Fox26000511200202------1.0001.0001.000----.750--18301
Joe Girardi320111000000001--.994----------------830545
Dwight Gooden322000000000001.000------------------9180
Charlie Hayes32000598000000------1.000.947----------6716913
Pete Incaviglia3300000000005--------------------
Hideki Irabu28130000000000.750------------------152
Derek Jeter230000015900000----------.975--------24445718
Pat Kelly290004800000016------.981------------63923
Graeme Lloyd30460000000000.800------------------393
Tino Martinez290015000000009----.994--------------13021058
Jim Mecir272500000000001.000------------------520
Ramiro Mendoza25390000000000.947------------------11252
Jeff Nelson307700000000001.000------------------4170
Paul O'Neill340020000014602----1.000----------.984--29475
Andy Pettitte25350000000000.981------------------9441
Jorge Posada25060000000000--.992----------------367233
Scott Pose300000002831705------------1.0001.0001.000--4420
Tim Raines370000005700013------------.987------7811
Danny Rios24200000000001.000------------------100
Mariano Rivera276600000000001.000------------------1190
Kenny Rogers32310000000000.965------------------13422
Rey Sanchez29000370600000------.976--1.000--------661104
Luis Sojo31002723400000----1.000.9821.0001.000--------1311535
Mike Stanley340012000000016----1.000--------------7030
Mike Stanton306400000000001.000------------------360
Darryl Strawberry3500000040004------------1.000------500
Dave Weathers271000000000001.000------------------010
David Wells34320000000000.902------------------8294
Mark Whiten300000004401606------------.987--.871--10215
Bernie Williams280000000128000--------------.993----26922


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