The New York Yankees catchers in 1961 were Elston Howardand Johnny Blanchard.
Two Hall of Fame catchers wore 8 for the New York Yankees: Bill Dickey (who played for New York from 1928 to 1946) and Yogi Berra (who played for the team from 1946 to 1963 and then managed it in 1964 and in 1984 and 1985). The number was retired for both greats in 1972.
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The Yankees catchers in 1929:Bill Dickey - #10Johnny Grabowski - #8Benny Bengough - #9Arndt Jorgens - #15 & #32
Ralph Houk was the Yankees manager in 1961.
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Joe McCarthy at 2,348 games managed for the Yankees between 1931-1946.
Catchers on the 1993 Yankees roster were Matt Nokes and Mike Stanley. Nokes played in 76 games and Stanley played in 130 games.
Casey Stengel and Joe Torre. Stengel managed the Brooklyn Dodgers from 1934 to 1936 and the New York Yankees from 1949 to 1960. Torre managed the Yankees from 1996 to 2007 and the Dodgers from 2008 to 2010.
The 1961 World Champion New York Yankees were managed by Ralph Houk, a former part-time catcher.
Casey Stengel was the Yankees manager in 1953. Casey managed the Yankees from 1949-1960.
John McGraw managed the team in 1901 when the Yankees were the Baltimore Orioles. Clark Griffith managed the team in 1903 when the franchise moved to New York, and were called the Highlanders. Frank Chance was the first manager under the name New York Yankees in 1913.
The New york Yankees catchers were Joe Giradi (111 games ) and Jorge Posada (60 Games) Mike Figga (1 game)
Mike Stanley was the #1 catcher from 1993 -1995. Joe Giardi was the Yankees catcher in 1996.
In 1974, the Yankees starting catcher was Thurman Munson. He was backed up by Rick Dempsey and Jim Deidel.
For the 2011 season, the Yankees starting catcher was Russell Martin, he was backed up by Francisco Cervelli and Gustavo Molina.
Jorge Posada was the starter and John Flaherty and Dioner Navarro were the backups.
Casey Stengel played for Brooklyn and the New York Giants, and managed the New York Yankees and the New York Mets.
Casey Stengel managed the Yankees from 1949 to 1960.
February 14 2011 the Yankees pitchers and catcher report of Spring Training ...
Yogi Berra Managed the New York Yankees 3 times. 1964, 1984, and in 1985 he was fired after 16 games.
Miller Huggins managed the Yankees in 1929 until his death on September 25th. Art Fletcher managed the last 11 games of the season.