On September 21, 2008, Yankees first baseman Jason Giambirecorded the final hit in the old Yankee Stadium.
On April 16, 2009, Johnny Damon singled to center, for the first hit at the new Yankee Stadium.
Johnny Damon had the first regular season hit. Aaron Miles of the Chicago Cubs had the first hit in a preseason game at the new Yankee Stadium.
On September 21, 2009, Jose Molina hit the last home run at the old Yankee Stadium. It was hit in the fourth inning against the Baltimore Orioles.
Whitney Witt was the first Yankee batter to officially hit in the stadium. Aaron Ward got the frist Yankee hit. For more Yankee information visit http://www.yankeetradition.com/yankeetrivia.htm Hope this helps!!
Centerfielder Brett Gardner was the last New York Yankee to hit an in-the-park homerun at the new Yankee Stadium.
Jamie Walker of the Baltimore Orioles gave up the last hit at Yankee Stadium on September 21, 2008. It was to Jason Giambi.
Johnny Damon got the first regular season hit in the new Yankee Stadium. Aaron Miles of the Chicago Cubs got the first hit in a preseason game.
Jason GiambiJason Giambi had the last hit in Yankees Stadium. A single to left field in the bottom of the 7th.