After playing as the Baltimore Orioles 1901 -1902, and the New York Highlanders 1903 -1912, the team name was changed to the Yankees in 1913.
The Yankees played their first two years (1901-1902) in Baltimore as the Orioles. The team moved to New York in 1903and were known as the Highlanders and changed their name to Yankees in 1913.
1903 The New York Yankees franchise began play as the Baltimore Orioles in 1901. After two years in Baltimore the team moved to New York and played as the Highlanders until 1912 when the name was changed to the Yankees.
The First New York Yankees franchise win was in 1901 as the Baltimore Orioles. The teams first win with the name New York Yankees was in 1913.
Manny Ramirez never played for the New York Yankees.
Lou Gehrig was 20 Years old in 1923, his first year with the Yankees, and was 36 when he played his last year in 1939.
The New York Yankees' first title was won in 1923 and their last was won in 2000.
Yogi Berra played for the New York Yankees from 1946-1963.
The New York Yankees last won the World Series in 2009.
The Yankees won their first American League Pennant in 1921.
The Yankees won their first American League Pennant in 1921. The Yankees lost the World Series that year to the New York Giants, five games to three.
The New York Yankees franchise was founded in 1901 as the Baltimore Orioles. The team was moved to New York in 1903, and played as the New York Highlanders. In 1913 the team name was changed to the Yankees.
Joe DiMaggio of the New York Yankees from 1936-1939. The Yankees won all four of those World Series.
The Yankees played the Mets in the 2000 World Series.
2011. Mariano Rivera is still on the Yankees roster.
The New York Yankees and the Atlanta Braves played in the 1996 and 1999 World Series. The Yankees won both series.
Jorge Posada played baseball for the New York Yankees. He was a catcher for them from 1995 to 2011. He played for the Yankees for his whole 17 year career.
Roger Maris was traded to the NY Yankees in December of 1959. Yes his first year playing for the Yankees was in 1960.
They were both on the Yankees roster in 1959. Enos Slaughter played for the Yankees from 1954-1959 (partial seasons in 1955/1956), and Hector Lopez played for New York from 1959-1966.
Lefty Gomez played for the Yankees from 1930-1942.
Did not play for the YankeesJoe Torre never played with the New York Yankees. He did Manage the New York Yankees from 1996 - 2007. Joe Torre did play for the New York Mets from 1975 - 1977.
In 1901, the Yankees originated in Baltimore, Maryland as the Baltimore Orioles. In 1903, they moved to New York and changed their name to the New York Highlanders. They officially became known as the New York Yankees in 1913.
No, he has played his entire seventeen year career with the New York Yankees.
Elston Howard was the first African American to play for the Yankees. His rookie year was 1955.
The New York Yankees first started wearing pinstripes on their uniforms in 1912. This was also the year they began to undertake a name change from the Highlandes to the Yankees.
Mariano Rivera's first game with the New York Yankees was on May 23, 1995.