The Yankees had a 57-24 record at Yankee Stadium in 2009.
Derek Jeter holds the record with 1,274 hits at the old Yankee Stadium.
Goose Goslin holds the record for most home runs hit at Yankee Stadium by an opposing player (32).
Lou Gehrig had 1,269 hits at Yankee Stadium. But as of the end of the 2008 season, Derek Jeter had 1,274. Which is now a Yankee record that cannot be broken. The old stadium records will not be carried over to the new stadium in 2009.
joseph ferraro #3 with 267
== == 1,274 hits. As of September 16th, 2008. Jeter overtook the record that had been held by Lou Gehrig since 1937 of 1,269 hits, recording his 1,270th hit in the stadium with a single. By the final game on September 21st, he'd amassed 1,274 hits in the stadium. This record cannot be beaten since the record will not carry over to the New Yankee Stadium, due to open in the 2009 season.
Derek Jeter 1,274 hitsAs of September 16th, 2008. Jeter overtook the record that had been held by Lou Gehrig since 1937 of 1,269 hits, recording his 1,270th hit in the stadium with a single. In the last game ever played at Yankee Stadium, September 21st, Derek would amass 1,274 Yankee Stadium hits.
Probably the old Yankee Stadium,the stadium the Mets play in,or the San Fran Stadium because they had big sluggers.
Derek Jeter holds the all-time record for most strikeouts by a Yankees player.
Mickey Mantle, who played Outfield for the Yankees from 1951-1968, holds the Yankee franchise record for most strikeouts by a batter as a Yankee, with a total of 1710 strikeouts in 8102 at-bats in 2401 games.
The New Yankee Stadium is the easiest to hit a home run in. There have already been many record breaking stats involving home runs and the new stadium.
3,083 of Rose's record 4,256 career hits occurred as a Left-Handed batter. His career BA/OBP/SLG line as a Lefty is .307/.384/.419... He was less effective, but still good, as a Right-Handed hitter.
The Steelers played in Texas Stadium five times. They had a 2-3 record.
Derek Jeter holds the record for most singles all-time by a Yankee.
I achieved this: 83 no handed jumps
During the broadcast during the NYY/LAA game on 8/9/08, it was discussed that Derek Jeter only needed 27 hits over his final 19 games at The Stadium to break Gehrig's record. Since then, Jeter had 3 hits on 8/15, 2 hits on 8/16, and went 4-for4 today (8/17). Again, if the info I heard is correct, Jeter should only need 18 more hits over the remaining 16 home games to become the all-time hits record holder in Yankee Stadium. Derek Jeter broke Lou Gehrig's hit record at the stadium on September 16, 2008. He now owns the record, that stands at 1,274 hits.
Roger Maris hit his 61st blast over the right field wall at Yankee Stadium. The first recor was held by Babe Ruth until Maris broke it.
Don Mattingly (LH) hold the New York Yankees record for most hits in a season with 238, in 1986. Derek Jeter most hits for a right handed batter in a season with 219 in 1999, and Bernie Williams most hits in a season by a switch hitter 204, in 2002.
90 feetsource: I read this in an online article by the Pocono Record (URL below)Yankees are coming home Distance from the plate to the backstop: 52 feet, four inches, which us about 20 feet less than the old Yankee Stadium. Foul poles: 90 feet highwww.poconorecord.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20090416/SPORTS/904160338
1927 or 2001