Mariano Rivera's first game with the New York Yankees was on May 23, 1995.
The New York Yankees' first title was won in 1923 and their last was won in 2000.
In Interleague play, that was June 16, 1997. The Mets defeated the Yankees, 6-0.
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.
Roger Maris was traded to the NY Yankees in December of 1959. Yes his first year playing for the Yankees was in 1960.
The first ever night game at Yankees Stadium was played on May 28, 1946.
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.
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.
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.
The New York Yankees played in 29 World Series championships, between 1920 and 1964. Out of those 29 championships, the Yankees won 20, dominating the game.
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.
Don Larsen of the New York Yankees in Game 5 of the 1956 World Series against the Brooklyn Dodgers.
The New York Mets won one game in interleague play against the New York Yankee during the 1997, 1998, 2009 and 2012 seasons. During the 2003 season, the Yankees swept every game.
The New York Yankees Major League franchise began in 1901 in Baltimore, named the Orioles. The team moved to New York in 1903, and the team name was changed to the Highlanders. In 1913 the team name was changed to The New York Yankees. The New York Yankees organization considers 1903 to be their first year.
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 1998 New York Yankees won 114 games and lost 48 for a .704 winning percentage in a 162 game schedule. The 1927 New York Yankees won 110 games, and lost 44 for a .714 winning percentage in a 155 game schedule.
First New York Yankees yearbook was issued in 1950The first New York Yankees yearbook was issued in 1950. What you have might not be a yearbook. From the 56 years span between 1950-2006 there are 119 different New York Yankees yearbooks. There are 85 different just in the 27 year period from 1956-1982, and there are three or more different for virtually every year in that 27 year stretch including five different from one year. Different publication include Jay publishing Co., official Yankees first editions, 2nd editions, 3rd editions, and revised editions.
The Yankees won their first World Series in 1923. They beat the N.Y. Giants four games to two.
The New York Yankees like all Major League baseball teams play a 162 game schedule.
1921 against the New York Giants.
In July 1978, the Yankees were 14.5 games behind the Boston Red Sox, before rallying to tie the Sox for first place. The Yankees beat the Red Sox in a one game playoff that year.
The Yankees first joined the American League, the same year they were established, in 1901. They were then known as the Baltimore Orioles.