For reasons explained in our blog, we have disassociated the 1901 and 1902 Orioles teams from the franchise history of the New York Yankees. The two-year stint in Baltimore is now considered to be that of a separate franchise.

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Franchise History

Franchise History
Year Tm Lg G W L Ties W-L% pythW-L% Finish GB Playoffs R RA Attendance BatAge PAge #Bat #P Top Player Managers
2016New York YankeesAL East16284780.519.4854th of 5--6807023,063,4050.00.05329M.Tanaka (5.4)J.Girardi (84-78)
2015New York YankeesAL East16287750.537.5412nd of 5--Lost ALWC (1-0)7646983,193,7950.00.05633M.Teixeira (3.8)J.Girardi (87-75)
2014New York YankeesAL East16284780.519.4782nd of 5--6336643,401,6240.00.05833B.Gardner (4.0)J.Girardi (84-78)
2013New York YankeesAL East16285770.525.4853rd of 5--6506713,279,5890.00.05624R.Cano (7.8)J.Girardi (85-77)
2012New York YankeesAL East16295670.586.5841st of 5--Lost ALCS (4-0)8046683,542,4060.00.04523R.Cano (8.4)J.Girardi (95-67)
2011New York YankeesAL East16297650.599.6241st of 5--Lost LDS (3-2)8676573,653,6800.00.04828C.Sabathia (7.4)J.Girardi (97-65)
2010New York YankeesAL East16295670.586.5972nd of 5--Lost ALCS (4-2)8596933,765,8070.00.04321R.Cano (8.1)J.Girardi (95-67)
2009New York YankeesAL East162103590.636.5881st of 5--Won WS (4-2)9157533,719,3580.00.04524D.Jeter (6.5)J.Girardi (103-59)
2008New York YankeesAL East16289730.549.5373rd of 5--7897274,298,6550.00.05127A.Rodriguez (6.8)J.Girardi (89-73)
2007New York YankeesAL East16294680.580.5992nd of 5--Lost LDS (3-1)9687774,271,0830.00.04928A.Rodriguez (9.4)J.Torre (94-68)
2006New York YankeesAL East16297650.599.5871st of 5--Lost LDS (3-1)9307674,248,0670.00.04925C.Wang (6.0)J.Torre (97-65)
2005New York YankeesAL East16295670.586.5531st of 5--Lost LDS (3-2)8867894,090,6960.00.05128A.Rodriguez (9.4)J.Torre (95-67)
2004New York YankeesAL East162101610.623.5481st of 5--Lost ALCS (4-3)8978083,775,2920.00.04323A.Rodriguez (7.6)J.Torre (101-61)
2003New York YankeesAL East163101611.623.5921st of 5--Lost WS (4-2)8777163,465,6000.00.04923M.Mussina (6.6)J.Torre (101-61)
2002New York YankeesAL East161103580.640.6131st of 5--Lost LDS (3-1)8976973,465,8070.00.03817J.Giambi (7.1)J.Torre (103-58)
2001New York YankeesAL East16195651.594.5551st of 5--Lost WS (4-3)8047133,264,9070.00.04720M.Mussina (7.1)J.Torre (95-65)
2000New York YankeesAL East16187740.540.5311st of 5--Won WS (4-1)8718143,055,4350.00.04622J.Posada (5.5)J.Torre (87-74)
1999New York YankeesAL East16298640.605.5941st of 5--Won WS (4-0)9007313,292,7360.00.03918D.Jeter (8.0)J.Torre (98-64)
1998New York YankeesAL East162114480.704.6701st of 5--Won WS (4-0)9656562,955,1930.00.03819D.Jeter (7.5)J.Torre (114-48)
1997New York YankeesAL East16296660.593.6162nd of 5--Lost LDS (3-2)8916882,580,3250.00.04118A.Pettitte (8.4)J.Torre (96-66)
1996New York YankeesAL East16292700.568.5461st of 5--Won WS (4-2)8717872,250,8770.00.04824A.Pettitte (5.6)J.Torre (92-70)
1995New York YankeesAL East14579651.549.5392nd of 5--Lost LDS (3-2)7496881,705,2630.00.04220B.Williams (6.4)B.Showalter (79-65)
1994New York YankeesAL East11370430.619.6021st of 5--6705341,675,5560.00.03617W.Boggs (4.5)B.Showalter (70-43)
1993New York YankeesAL East16288740.543.5352nd of 7--8217612,416,9420.00.04122J.Key (6.2)B.Showalter (88-74)
1992New York YankeesAL East16276860.469.4924th of 7--7337461,748,7370.00.04019M.Perez (6.0)B.Showalter (76-86)
1991New York YankeesAL East16271910.438.4355th of 7--6747771,863,7330.00.04020S.Sax (4.1)S.Merrill (71-91)
1990New York YankeesAL East16267950.414.4027th of 7--6037492,006,4360.00.04320R.Kelly (5.4)B.Dent (18-31) and S.Merrill (49-64)
1989New York YankeesAL East16174870.460.4425th of 7--6987922,170,4850.00.04922S.Sax (4.4)D.Green (56-65) and B.Dent (18-22)
1988New York YankeesAL East16185760.528.5145th of 7--7727482,633,7010.00.04118R.Henderson (6.3)B.Martin (40-28) and L.Piniella (45-48)
1987New York YankeesAL East16289730.549.5184th of 7--7887582,427,6720.00.04822D.Mattingly (5.1)L.Piniella (89-73)
1986New York YankeesAL East16290720.556.5352nd of 7--7977382,268,0300.00.04318D.Mattingly (7.2)L.Piniella (90-72)
1985New York YankeesAL East16197640.602.6082nd of 7--8396602,214,5870.00.03917R.Henderson (9.9)Y.Berra (6-10) and B.Martin (91-54)
1984New York YankeesAL East16287750.537.5503rd of 7--7586791,821,8150.00.04117D.Mattingly (6.3)Y.Berra (87-75)
1983New York YankeesAL East16291710.562.5423rd of 7--7707032,257,9760.00.04016R.Guidry (5.3)B.Martin (91-71)
1982New York YankeesAL East16279830.488.4965th of 7--7097162,041,2190.00.04717R.Gossage (4.5)B.Lemon (6-8), G.Michael (44-42) and C.King (29-33)
1981New York YankeesAL East10759480.551.5934th of 7--Lost WS (4-2)4213431,614,3530.00.03916D.Righetti (3.5)G.Michael (48-34) and B.Lemon (11-14)
1980New York YankeesAL East162103590.636.5971st of 7--Lost ALCS (3-0)8206622,627,4170.00.03913W.Randolph (6.6)D.Howser (103-59)
1979New York YankeesAL East16089710.556.5404th of 7--7346722,537,7650.00.04719R.Guidry (6.5)B.Lemon (34-31) and B.Martin (55-40)
1978New York YankeesAL East163100630.613.6051st of 7--Won WS (4-2)7355822,335,8710.00.04117R.Guidry (9.6)B.Martin (52-42), D.Howser (0-1) and B.Lemon (48-20)
1977New York YankeesAL East162100620.617.6101st of 7--Won WS (4-2)8316512,103,0920.00.03613G.Nettles (5.5)B.Martin (100-62)
1976New York YankeesAL East15997620.610.6071st of 6--Lost WS (4-0)7305752,012,4340.00.04014G.Nettles (8.0)B.Martin (97-62)
1975New York YankeesAL East16083770.519.5673rd of 6--6815881,288,0480.00.03712C.Hunter (8.1)B.Virdon (53-51) and B.Martin (30-26)
1974New York YankeesAL East16289730.549.5342nd of 6--6716231,273,0750.00.04419E.Maddox (5.4)B.Virdon (89-73)
1973New York YankeesAL East16280820.494.5234th of 6--6416101,262,1030.00.03615T.Munson (7.2)R.Houk (80-82)
1972New York YankeesAL East15579760.510.5254th of 6--557527966,3280.00.03618B.Murcer (8.1)R.Houk (79-76)
1971New York YankeesAL East16282800.506.5054th of 6--6486411,070,7710.00.03615R.White (6.7)R.Houk (82-80)
1970New York YankeesAL East16393691.574.5482nd of 6--6806121,136,8790.00.03417R.White (6.8)R.Houk (93-69)
1969New York YankeesAL East16280811.497.4805th of 6--5625871,067,9960.00.03814M.Stottlemyre (6.1)R.Houk (80-81)
1968New York YankeesAL16483792.512.5045th of 10--5365311,185,6660.00.03417S.Bahnsen (5.9)R.Houk (83-79)
1967New York YankeesAL16372901.444.4219th of 10--5226211,259,5140.00.03915A.Downing (4.6)R.Houk (72-90)
1966New York YankeesAL16070891.440.49910th of 10--6116121,124,6480.00.03614T.Tresh (5.4)J.Keane (4-16) and R.Houk (66-73)
1965New York YankeesAL16277850.475.5056th of 10--6116041,213,5520.00.04016M.Stottlemyre (6.9)J.Keane (77-85)
1964New York YankeesAL16499632.611.6061st of 10--Lost WS (4-3)7305771,305,6380.00.03214W.Ford (6.8)Y.Berra (99-63)
1963New York YankeesAL161104570.646.6201st of 10--Lost WS (4-0)7145471,308,9200.00.03013E.Howard (5.2)R.Houk (104-57)
1962New York YankeesAL16296660.593.5831st of 10--Won WS (4-3)8176801,493,5740.00.03315M.Mantle (5.9)R.Houk (96-66)
1961New York YankeesAL163109531.673.6341st of 10--Won WS (4-1)8276121,747,7250.00.03616M.Mantle (10.5)R.Houk (109-53)
1960New York YankeesAL15597571.630.5791st of 8--Lost WS (4-3)7466271,627,3490.00.03816R.Maris (7.5)C.Stengel (97-57)
1959New York YankeesAL15579751.513.5273rd of 8--6876471,552,0300.00.03717M.Mantle (6.6)C.Stengel (79-75)
1958New York YankeesAL15592621.597.6231st of 8--Won WS (4-3)7595771,428,4380.00.03215M.Mantle (8.7)C.Stengel (92-62)
1957New York YankeesAL15498560.636.6351st of 8--Lost WS (4-3)7235341,497,1340.00.03112M.Mantle (11.3)C.Stengel (98-56)
1956New York YankeesAL15497570.630.6371st of 8--Won WS (4-3)8576311,491,7840.00.03815M.Mantle (11.2)C.Stengel (97-57)
1955New York YankeesAL15496580.623.6311st of 8--Lost WS (4-3)7625691,490,1380.00.04016M.Mantle (9.5)C.Stengel (96-58)
1954New York YankeesAL155103511.669.6582nd of 8--8055631,475,1710.00.03917M.Mantle (6.9)C.Stengel (103-51)
1953New York YankeesAL15199520.656.6681st of 8--Won WS (4-2)8015471,537,8110.00.03714M.Mantle (5.3)C.Stengel (99-52)
1952New York YankeesAL15495590.617.6201st of 8--Won WS (4-3)7275571,629,6650.00.03916M.Mantle (6.5)C.Stengel (95-59)
1951New York YankeesAL15498560.636.6131st of 8--Won WS (4-2)7986211,950,1070.00.04119Y.Berra (4.8)C.Stengel (98-56)
1950New York YankeesAL15598561.636.6251st of 8--Won WS (4-0)9146912,081,3800.00.03815P.Rizzuto (6.7)C.Stengel (98-56)
1949New York YankeesAL15597571.630.6181st of 8--Won WS (4-1)8296372,283,6760.00.03714J.DiMaggio (4.4)C.Stengel (97-57)
1948New York YankeesAL15494600.610.6353rd of 8--8576332,373,9010.00.03513J.DiMaggio (6.9)B.Harris (94-60)
1947New York YankeesAL15597571.630.6491st of 8--Won WS (4-3)7945682,178,9370.00.03917J.DiMaggio (4.8)B.Harris (97-57)
1946New York YankeesAL15487670.565.6013rd of 8--6845472,265,5120.00.04622C.Keller (6.1)J.McCarthy (22-13), B.Dickey (57-48) and J.Neun (8-6)
1945New York YankeesAL15281710.533.5504th of 8--676606881,8450.00.03214S.Stirnweiss (8.7)J.McCarthy (81-71)
1944New York YankeesAL15483710.539.5403rd of 8--674617789,9950.00.03213S.Stirnweiss (8.5)J.McCarthy (83-71)
1943New York YankeesAL15598561.636.5951st of 8--Won WS (4-1)669542618,3300.00.02611S.Chandler (7.3)J.McCarthy (98-56)
1942New York YankeesAL154103510.669.6981st of 8--Lost WS (4-1)801507922,0110.00.03113J.Gordon (8.2)J.McCarthy (103-51)
1941New York YankeesAL156101532.656.6231st of 8--Won WS (4-1)830631964,7220.00.02712J.DiMaggio (9.1)J.McCarthy (101-53)
1940New York YankeesAL15588661.571.5893rd of 8--817671988,9750.00.02713J.DiMaggio (7.2)J.McCarthy (88-66)
1939New York YankeesAL152106451.702.7341st of 8--Won WS (4-0)967556859,7850.00.02712J.DiMaggio (8.1)J.McCarthy (106-45)
1938New York YankeesAL15799535.651.6371st of 8--Won WS (4-0)966710970,9160.00.02814R.Ruffing (6.1)J.McCarthy (99-53)
1937New York YankeesAL157102523.662.6661st of 8--Won WS (4-1)979671998,1480.00.02812L.Gomez (9.2)J.McCarthy (102-52)
1936New York YankeesAL155102512.667.6661st of 8--Won WS (4-2)1065731976,9130.00.02811L.Gehrig (9.1)J.McCarthy (102-51)
1935New York YankeesAL14989600.597.6162nd of 8--818632657,5080.00.02710L.Gehrig (8.6)J.McCarthy (89-60)
1934New York YankeesAL15494600.610.6042nd of 8--842669854,6820.00.03114L.Gehrig (10.4)J.McCarthy (94-60)
1933New York YankeesAL15291592.607.5852nd of 8--927768728,0140.00.02914L.Gehrig (6.9)J.McCarthy (91-59)
1932New York YankeesAL156107472.695.6441st of 8--Won WS (4-0)1002724962,3200.00.03214B.Ruth (8.3)J.McCarthy (107-47)
1931New York YankeesAL15594592.614.6502nd of 8--1067760912,4370.00.02812B.Ruth (10.3)J.McCarthy (94-59)
1930New York YankeesAL15486680.558.5763rd of 8--10628981,169,2300.00.03618B.Ruth (10.5)B.Shawkey (86-68)
1929New York YankeesAL15488660.571.5672nd of 8--899775960,1480.00.03112B.Ruth (8.0)M.Huggins (82-61) and A.Fletcher (6-5)
1928New York YankeesAL154101530.656.6191st of 8--Won WS (4-0)8946851,072,1320.00.03013B.Ruth (10.1)M.Huggins (101-53)
1927New York YankeesAL155110441.714.7091st of 8--Won WS (4-0)9755991,164,0150.00.02510B.Ruth (12.4)M.Huggins (110-44)
1926New York YankeesAL15591631.591.5781st of 8--Lost WS (4-3)8477131,027,6750.00.03111B.Ruth (11.5)M.Huggins (91-63)
1925New York YankeesAL15669852.448.4587th of 8--706774697,2670.00.03613U.Shocker (6.3)M.Huggins (69-85)
1924New York YankeesAL15389631.586.5812nd of 8--7986671,053,5330.00.03112B.Ruth (11.7)M.Huggins (89-63)
1923New York YankeesAL15298540.645.6251st of 8--Won WS (4-2)8236221,007,0660.00.0258B.Ruth (14.1)M.Huggins (98-54)
1922New York YankeesAL15494600.610.5921st of 8--Lost WS (4-0-1)7586181,026,1340.00.0268B.Shawkey (6.7)M.Huggins (94-60)
1921New York YankeesAL15398550.641.6301st of 8--Lost WS (5-3)9487081,230,6960.00.02711B.Ruth (12.6)M.Huggins (98-55)
1920New York YankeesAL15495590.617.6283rd of 8--8386291,289,4220.00.02610B.Ruth (11.8)M.Huggins (95-59)
1919New York YankeesAL14180592.576.5613rd of 8--578506619,1640.00.03012R.Peckinpaugh (6.3)M.Huggins (80-59)
1918New York YankeesAL12660633.488.5174th of 8--493475282,0470.00.03615H.Baker (4.9)M.Huggins (60-63)
1917New York YankeesAL15571822.464.4716th of 8--524558330,2940.00.03715H.Baker (4.6)B.Donovan (71-82)
1916New York YankeesAL15680742.519.5134th of 8--577561469,2110.00.03513B.Shawkey (6.8)B.Donovan (80-74)
1915New York YankeesAL15469832.454.4975th of 8--584588256,0350.00.04017R.Caldwell (5.8)B.Donovan (69-83)
1914New York YankeesAL15770843.455.4896th of 8--537550359,4770.00.03610R.Caldwell (6.9)F.Chance (60-74) and R.Peckinpaugh (10-10)
1913New York YankeesAL15357942.377.3957th of 8--529668357,5510.00.04413R.Caldwell (4.7)F.Chance (57-94)
1912New York HighlandersAL153501021.329.3708th of 8--630842242,1940.00.04413J.Warhop (6.7)H.Wolverton (50-102)
1911New York HighlandersAL15376761.500.4756th of 8--684723302,4440.00.03511R.Ford (6.7)H.Chase (76-76)
1910New York HighlandersAL15688635.583.5532nd of 8--626557355,8570.00.03110R.Ford (11.5)G.Stallings (78-59) and H.Chase (10-4)
1909New York HighlandersAL15374772.490.5025th of 8--589587501,0000.00.03515J.Warhop (4.3)G.Stallings (74-77)
1908New York HighlandersAL155511031.331.3108th of 8--460713305,5000.00.03214C.Hemphill (3.8)C.Griffith (24-32) and K.Elberfeld (27-71)
1907New York HighlandersAL15270784.473.4555th of 8--605667350,0200.00.03317J.Chesbro (4.5)C.Griffith (70-78)
1906New York HighlandersAL15590614.596.5752nd of 8--640543434,7000.00.02611A.Orth (8.7)C.Griffith (90-61)
1905New York HighlandersAL15271783.477.4736th of 8--586621309,1000.00.03511A.Orth (5.9)C.Griffith (71-78)
1904New York HighlandersAL15592594.609.5582nd of 8--598526438,9190.00.0269J.Chesbro (11.0)C.Griffith (92-59)
1903New York HighlandersAL13672622.537.5054th of 8--579573211,8080.00.02811J.Chesbro (4.7)C.Griffith (72-62)

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