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2009 New York Yankees


103 - 59

(1st place in the AL East)

2008 / 2010 (Team History)

Runs Scored/Expected: 915 / 804 (+111)
Runs Allowed/Expected: 753 / 816 (+63)

Pythagorean Record: 96 - 66 (+7)

Home Record: 57 - 24 (.704) +12.3 wins
Away Record: 46 - 35 (.568) +9.7 wins
Team Uniforms Dressed to the Nines
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Yankee Stadium III

Attendance: 3,719,358 Avg Att: 45,918 (1.61)
Att Rank: 1 / 14 Lg Avg: 28,434
       
Park Factor: 1.04    
HR Factor: 1.14 R/L HR: 1.07 / 1.21

Notes:


• World Series Champions
• East Division Champions
• Defeated Philadelphia Phillies in the World Series
• Defeated Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim in the ALCS
• Defeated Minnesota Twins in the ALDS


Retroactive Top Prospects

(As of March 1, 2009)


Bats:


Throws:



Glossary
# Pos Acquired Via Date
1
LF 25
29.2
20.6
10.3
0.0
-1.6
2.3
7.4
4.1
0.2
4.4
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 7, 2005
2
CF 22
22.1
15.0
4.9
0.0
2.2
5.1
4.9
5.4
3.6
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 7, 2005
3
SP 20
20.0
-0.3
0.0
20.2
0.1
2.5
5.4
Free Agency
Mar 10, 2008
4
RP 23
12.2
-0.2
0.0
12.0
0.3
0.7
0.8
4.0
1.8
2.5
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 6, 2006
5
RP 23
9.1
0.3
0.0
8.8
-0.0
0.2
-0.0
1.0
-0.5
2.0
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 6, 2006
6
RP 20
8.9
-0.0
0.0
8.9
0.0
-0.0
-0.2
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 6, 2006
7
C 22
8.4
6.0
-0.3
0.0
2.7
0.6
0.9
0.8
0.0
0.8
Free Agency (Amateur)
Mar 1, 2003
8
SP 22
4.7
-0.1
0.0
4.7
0.1
2.3
-0.1
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 5, 2008
9
RP 23
3.1
0.3
0.0
2.8
-0.0
-0.0
0.6
0.8
-0.8
1.7
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 7, 2004
10
RP 23
2.9
0.1
0.0
2.9
-0.0
0.1
0.5
-0.6
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 6, 2006
11
CF 19
2.6
1.2
1.3
0.0
0.0
0.2
Free Agency (Amateur)
Jul 2, 2005
12
SS 21
1.9
5.3
-4.8
0.0
1.4
0.0
-0.5
0.4
-1.5
Free Agency (Amateur)
Feb 25, 2004
13
SP 21
1.1
-0.0
0.0
1.1
0.0
-0.5
-0.2
0.9
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 6, 2006
14
C 23
0.8
0.2
0.1
0.0
0.5
0.2
0.0
0.5
Trade
Feb 4, 2009
15
3B 23
0.8
0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.9
-0.1
0.3
-0.9
-0.0
1.0
Free Agency (Amateur)
Feb 18, 2005
16
RP 18
0.5
0.1
0.0
0.5
0.0
-0.1
Free Agency (Amateur)
Jul 2, 2007
17
RP 23
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.3
0.0
0.3
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 7, 2004
18
RP 23
0.3
-0.0
0.0
0.3
0.0
0.1
0.1
Trade
Nov 13, 2008
19
3B 24
0.1
-0.3
0.4
0.0
0.0
0.1
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 6, 2006
20
LF 22
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.1
Free Agency (Amateur)
Jul 2, 2003
21
RP 23
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.1
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 7, 2007
22
RP 21
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.1
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 5, 2008
23
RP 18
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.1
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 5, 2008
24
SP 17
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.2
0.0
Free Agency (Amateur)
Feb 9, 2009
25
1B 25
0.0
0.8
-0.2
0.0
-0.6
0.1
0.1
-0.4
Free Agency (Amateur)
Dec 22, 2006
26
2B 20
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 5, 2008
27
RP 25
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.2
-0.2
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 4, 2002
28
RP 25
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 7, 2005
29
RP 25
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
Trade
Nov 10, 2006
30
DH 19
-0.1
1.5
-1.1
0.0
-0.5
0.7
-0.1
-0.4
Free Agency (Amateur)
Oct 17, 2006
31
3B 21
-0.2
-0.6
0.4
0.0
0.1
-0.2
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 5, 2008
32
RP 23
-0.2
-0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 5, 2008
33
3B 21
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
0.1
-0.3
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 7, 2007
34
- 29
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
-0.3
Free Agency (Amateur)
Aug 9, 2008
35
RP 26
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.4
0.0
-0.6
0.2
Free Agency
Dec 9, 2008
36
SP 17
-0.3
-0.1
0.0
-0.2
0.0
Free Agency (Amateur)
Mar 30, 2008
37
RF 24
-0.4
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.1
-0.4
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 6, 2006
38
- 24
-0.4
0.0
0.0
-0.4
0.0
-0.4
Trade
Nov 10, 2006
39
RP 19
-0.7
0.0
0.0
-0.8
0.0
Free Agency (Amateur)
Oct 10, 2007
40
SP 22
-0.8
0.0
0.0
-0.9
0.1
0.4
-0.9
-0.3
Free Agency (Amateur)
Dec 3, 2004
41
LF 19
-0.8
-0.7
0.0
0.0
-0.2
-0.3
Free Agency (Amateur)
Jul 2, 2005
42
C 20
-0.9
-1.3
-0.3
0.0
0.6
-0.2
-0.6
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 7, 2007
43
2B 19
-0.9
-0.5
-0.4
0.0
0.1
Free Agency (Amateur)
Jul 2, 2006
44
3B 20
-1.0
1.0
-1.0
0.0
-1.0
0.4
-0.7
-1.4
Free Agency (Amateur)
Jul 2, 2006
45
RF 16
-1.4
-1.1
0.0
0.0
-0.3
Free Agency (Amateur)
Jul 4, 2008
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Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James