Yankee Stadium I

1923 - 2008

New York, NY
Historic Aerials
What Was There

Team Years Games
Yankees
(1923 - 2008)
6581
First Game
4/18/1923: Yankees (4) vs. Red Sox (1)
Umpires:
Managers:
Starting Pitchers: Bob Shawkey (NYA) vs Howard Ehmke (BOS)
First Pitch:
Attendance: 74,200
Time of Game:
Last Game
vs. Orioles: 9/21/2008
Umpires:
Managers:
Starting Pitchers: Andy Pettitte (NYA) vs Chris Waters (BAL)
First Pitch:
Attendance: 54,610
Time of Game:
Trivia
The Opening Day attendance of 74,200 was a record that has since been broken.


Batting Event First Last
First Batter Chick Fewster (BOS) Brian Roberts (BAL)
Hit George Burns (BOS) - Singled Jason Giambi (NYA) - Singled to LF (7)
Run Scored Bob Shawkey (NYA) Brett Gardner (NYA)
Run Batted In Joe Dugan (NYA) Robinson Cano (NYA)
Single
Double
Triple
Home Run Babe Ruth (NYA) vs. Howard Ehmke (BOS) on 4/18/1923 (3rd inning) Jose Molina (NYA) vs. Chris Waters (BAL) on 9/21/2008 (4th inning)
Grand Slam Tris Speaker (CLE) vs. Carl Mays (NYA) on 6/9/1923 (6th inning) Alex Rodriguez (NYA) vs. Edwin Jackson (TBA) on 9/14/2008 (1st inning)
IPHR Sam Rice (WS1) vs. Herb Pennock (NYA) on 4/25/1923 (5th inning) Chris Duffy (PIT) vs. Andy Pettitte (NYA) on 6/8/2007 (7th inning)
Stolen Base
Sacrifice Hit
Sacrifice Fly
Cycle
Pitching Event First Last
Win Bob Shawkey (NYA) Andy Pettitte (NYA)
Loss Howard Ehmke (BOS) Chris Waters (BAL)
Strikeout Joba Chamberlain (NYA)/Aubrey Huff (BAL)
Shutout
Save
Hit by Pitch
Wild Pitch
Balk
No-Hitter Monte Pearson (NYA) vs. Indians on 8/27/1938 Roy Oswalt, Peter Munro, Kirk Saarloos, Brad Lidge, Octavio Dotel, Billy Wagner (HOU) vs. Yankees on 6/11/2003