1956 New York Yankees Opening day Starting Lineup(4/17/56)Bauer rfLumpe ssMantle cfBerra cSkowron 1bMartin 2bHoward lfCarey 3bLarsen p
yes the numbers reflected where the player typically hit in the lineup.
The Texas Rangers, New York Yankees, or the Phillies
Robinson Cano usually bats 5th in the Yankees lineup.
In the Yankees lineup, the big 3 would be Mark Teixeira, Alex Rodriguez and Robinson Cano. They bat third through fifth in the order.
The 1923 New York Yankees Opening Day lineup is as follows: C Wally Schang 1B Wally Pipp 2B Aaron Ward 3B Joe Dugan SS Everett Scott OF Babe Ruth OF Whitey Witt OF Bob Meusel
yes, because they have good pitching and the best lineup in the MLB no...... they will not win
Yankees any day, half their lineup appears in every all-star game.
There is no nickname for the third batter. The common nicknames are "leadoff" (first), "cleanup" (fourth) and "last" (ninth). As a group, the third, fourth and fifth batters in a lineup are known as the "heart" of the order.
The 1991 Yankees had 3 catchers. Matt Nokes #58 started the season on the opening lineup. Ben Goren #53 and John Ramos also @48 also played that year at catcher for the Yanks.
Yankees starting lineup 2009: 1. Derek Jeter SS 2. Johnny Damon LF 3. Mark Teixeira 1B 4. Alex Rodriguez 3B 5. Hideki Matsui DH 6. Jorge Posada C 7. Robinson Cano 2B 8. Nick Swisher RF 9. Melky Cabrera
The reason the Yankees do not have their names on their shirts is because when the club first started the number on the shirt reflected where they stood in the lineup. Obviously this changes. Even though today the same does not hold true, the tradition does.
The most famous lineup of the Supremes were Diana Ross, Florence Ballard, and Mary Wilson.
Johnny Damon was the lead off batter up until his last season with the Yankees. In 2009, manager Joe Girardi switched the lineup around to have Derek Jeter lead off and Johnny bat second.
According to the lineup sheet for the APBA Baseball game, this was a frequently used lineup for the 1930 Yankees: 1. Combs, LF 2. Lary, SS 3. Ruth, RF 4. Lazzeri, 2B 5. Gehrig, 1B 6. H. Rice, CF 7. Dickey, C 8. Chapman, 3B 9. ................. Rotation Ruffing Pipgras Sherid Pennock
The Yankees lineup has changed since the season began. Brett Gardner spent time on the disabled list, while A-Rod and Cano have flip-flopped in the batting order. It's safe to say that throughout the year the lineup will change multiple times, using several different players on the roster.This was the Yankees lineup for Opening Day (2012):Derek JeterCurtis GrandersonRobinson CanoAlex RodriguezMark TeixeiraNick SwisherRaul IbanezRussell MartinBrett GardnerCurrently, the Yankees lineup, with Alex Rodriguez and Brett Gardner on the disabled list, looks something like this:Derek JeterNick SwisherMark TeixeiraRobinson CanoEric ChavezCurtis GrandersonRaul IbanezIchiro SuzukiRussell Martin
The first starting lineup on April 7, 1970 for the New York Yankees in their first regular season game was Mel Stotlemyre was the Starting Pitcher and the batting order was the second baseman Horace Clarke, Catcher; Thomas Munson, Left Fielder; Roy White, First Baseman; John Ellis, Third Baseman; Danny Cater, Cener Fielder; Bobby Murcer, Right Fielder Blefary and Shortstop; Gene Michael.
Babe Ruth wore the number 3 for the New York Yankees, who began putting numbers on uniforms in 1929. Ruth wore 3 because he batted third in the team's lineup. Lou Gehrig wore No. 4 because he batted cleanup.
Yogi Berra, Bill Skowron, Bobby Richardson, Phil Rizzuto, Andy Carry, Hank Bauer, Micky Mantle, Elston Howard.
The Yankees with Babe Ruth and Mickey Mantle & Joe DiMaggio. They are going to winn the WS This year and Ruth will win MVP.
The Yankees had Nick Swisher batting sixth at the beginning of the 2012 season. When Alex Rodriguez was injured, manager Joe Girardi would juggle the lineup at times. Curtis Granderson, Raul Ibanez, Eric Chavez and Andruw Jones have all batted sixth during the season.
Babe Ruth began wearing number 3 with the Yankees because he batted third in the lineup. He was able to keep the same number when he went on and played for the Boston Braves in 1935.
the starting lineup for game 1 of the 1962 ws is as follows, in the correct batting order, Kubek ss, Richardson 2b,Tresh lf, Mantle cf, Maris rf, Howard c, Skowron 1b, (later replaced by Long 1b), Boyer 3b, Ford p