1936 New York Yankees Roster

American League (AL)
Team Record: 102-51
Finished 1st in the AL
Attendance: 1,125,936, Avg. 20,472
Ballpark: Yankee Stadium I
Won World Series
World Series - Defeated New York Giants 4-2
Manager: Joe McCarthy (102-51)
Location: New York, New York
1936 New York Yankees Statistics
1936 New York Yankees Results

The New York Yankees of the American League ended the 1936 season with a record of 102 wins and 51 losses, finishing first in the AL.

The Yankees paced the league with 1065 runs, fueled by 182 home runs. New York allowed 731 runs, least in the league. Lou Gehrig walloped 49 home runs for the squad, while Frankie Crosetti, Bill Dickey, Joe DiMaggio and George Selkirk each added 20 or more, too. Lou Gehrig drove in 152 runs. Bill Dickey led batters with significant playing time by hitting .362. Red Ruffing topped the squad with 20 wins, and Monte Pearson, too contributed 15 or more wins, too Monte Pearson recorded a 3.71 ERA, tops among regularly-used pitchers.

Joe McCarthy coached the team. The 1936 New York Yankees won the World Series.

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Player Pos. Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Johnny BroacaPRROctober 3, 19095'11"190Lawrence, MA USA
Jumbo BrownPRRApril 30, 19076'4"295Greene, RI USA
Ben ChapmanCFRRDecember 25, 19086'0"190Nashville, TN USA
Frankie CrosettiSSRROctober 4, 19105'10"165San Francisco, CA USA
Bill DickeyCLRJune 6, 19076'1"185Bastrop, LA USA
Joe DiMaggioOFRRNovember 25, 19146'2"193Martinez, CA USA
Lou Gehrig1BLLJune 19, 19036'0"200New York, NY USA
Joe GlennCRRNovember 19, 19085'11"175Dickson City, PA USA
Lefty GomezPLLNovember 26, 19086'2"173Rodeo, CA USA
Bump HadleyPRRJuly 5, 19045'11"190Lynn, MA USA
Don Heffner3BRRFebruary 8, 19115'10"155Rouzerville, PA USA
Myril HoagCFRRMarch 9, 19085'11"180Davis, CA USA
Roy JohnsonLFLRFebruary 23, 19035'9"175Pryor, OK USA
Arndt JorgensCRRMay 18, 19055'9"160Modum, Norway
Ted KleinhansPRLApril 8, 18996'0"170Deer Park, WI USA
Tony Lazzeri2BRRDecember 6, 19035'11"170San Francisco, CA USA
Pat MalonePLRSeptember 25, 19026'0"200Altoona, PA USA
Johnny MurphyPRRJuly 14, 19086'2"190New York, NY USA
Monte PearsonPRRSeptember 2, 19086'0"175Oakland, CA USA
Jake PowellCFRRJuly 15, 19085'11"180Silver Spring, MD USA
Red Rolfe3BLROctober 17, 19085'11"170Penacook, NH USA
Red RuffingPRRMay 3, 19056'1"205Granville, IL USA
Jack Saltzgaver3BLRJanuary 23, 19035'11"165Croton, IA USA
Bob SeedsRFRRFebruary 24, 19076'0"180Ringgold, TX USA
George SelkirkRFLRJanuary 4, 19086'1"182Huntsville, ON CAN
Steve SundraPRRMarch 27, 19106'2"190Luxor, PA USA
Dixie WalkerCFLRSeptember 24, 19106'1"175Villa Rica, GA USA
Kemp WickerPRLAugust 13, 19065'11"182Kernersville, NC USA