1933 New York Yankees season

The 1933 New York Yankees season was the team's 31st season in New York and its 33rd season overall. The team finished with a record of 91–59, finishing 7 games behind the Washington Senators. New York was managed by Joe McCarthy. The Yankees played their home games at Yankee Stadium.

1933 New York Yankees
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Location
Other information
Owner(s)Jacob Ruppert
General manager(s)Ed Barrow
Manager(s)Joe McCarthy
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Regular season

Season standings

American League W L Pct. GB
Washington Senators 99 53 .651 --
New York Yankees 91 59 .607 7
Philadelphia Athletics 79 72 .523 19½
Cleveland Indians 75 76 .497 23½
Detroit Tigers 75 79 .487 25
Chicago White Sox 67 83 .447 31
Boston Red Sox 63 86 .423 34½
St. Louis Browns 55 96 .364 43½

Record vs. opponents

1933 American League Records

Sources: [1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6] [7] [8]
Team BOS CWS CLE DET NYY PHI STL WSH
Boston 11–7 6–16 11–11 8–14 14–8 9–13 4–17
Chicago 7–11 9–13 10–12 7–15–1 12–10 15–7 7–15
Cleveland 16–6 13–9 10–12 7–13 6–16 15–7 8–13
Detroit 11–11 12–10 12–10 7–15 11–11 14–8–1 8–14
New York 14–8 15–7–1 13–7 15–7 12–9 14–7–1 8–14
Philadelphia 8–14 10–12 16–6 11–11 9–12 14–6 11–11–1
St. Louis 13–9 7–15 7–15 8–14–1 7–14–1 6–14 7–15
Washington 17–4 15–7 13–8 14–8 14–8 11–11–1 15–7

Roster

1933 New York Yankees
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders Manager

Coaches

Player stats

Batting

Starters by position

Note: Pos = Position; G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

Pos Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
C Bill Dickey 130 478 152 .318 14 97
1B Lou Gehrig 152 593 198 .334 32 140
2B Tony Lazzeri 139 523 154 .294 18 104
SS Frankie Crosetti 136 451 114 .253 9 60
3B Joe Sewell 135 524 143 .273 2 54
OF Babe Ruth 137 459 138 .301 34 104
OF Earle Combs 122 417 125 .300 5 64
OF Ben Chapman 147 565 176 .312 9 98

Other batters

Note: G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
Dixie Walker 98 328 90 .274 15 51
Lyn Lary 52 127 28 .220 0 13
Samuel Byrd 85 107 30 .280 2 11
Doc Farrell 44 93 25 .269 0 6
Arndt Jorgens 21 50 11 .220 2 13
Tony Rensa 8 29 9 .310 0 3
Joe Glenn 5 21 3 .143 0 1
Billy Werber 3 2 0 .000 0 0

Pitching

Starting pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Red Ruffing 35 235 9 14 3.91 122
Lefty Gomez 35 234.2 16 10 3.18 163
Johnny Allen 25 184.2 15 7 4.39 119
Russ Van Atta 26 157 12 4 4.18 76
Don Brennan 18 85 5 1 4.98 46
George Pipgras 4 33 2 2 3.27 14

Other pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Wilcy Moore 35 62 5 6 5.52 17
Danny MacFayden 25 90.1 3 2 5.88 28
Jumbo Brown 21 74 7 5 5.23 55
Herb Pennock 23 65 7 4 5.54 22
Charlie Devens 14 62 3 3 4.35 23
George Uhle 12 61 6 1 5.16 26

Relief pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; SV = Saves; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G W L SV ERA SO
Pete Appleton 1 0 0 0 0.00 0

Farm system

Level Team League Manager
AA Newark Bears International League Al Mamaux
A Binghamton Triplets New York–Pennsylvania League Billy Meyer
B Durham Bulls Piedmont League Bob Murray and Bill Skiff
C Wheeling Stogies Middle Atlantic League Jack Sheehan

LEAGUE CHAMPIONS: Binghamton[1]

Notes

  1. ^ Johnson, Lloyd, and Wolff, Miles, ed., The Encyclopedia of Minor League Baseball, 2nd and 3rd editions. Durham, North Carolina: Baseball America, 1997 and 2007

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