1937 New York Yankees Roster

American League (AL)
Team Record: 102-52
Finished 1st in the AL
Attendance: 1,062,067, Avg. 18,965
Ballpark: Yankee Stadium I
Won World Series
World Series - Defeated New York Giants 4-1
Manager: Joe McCarthy (102-52)
Location: New York, New York
1937 New York Yankees Statistics
1937 New York Yankees Results

The New York Yankees of the American League ended the 1937 season with a record of 102 wins and 52 losses, finishing first in the AL.

The Yankees topped the circuit with 979 runs, ignited by 174 home runs. New York allowed 671 runs, least in the league. Joe DiMaggio walloped 46 home runs for the team, while Bill Dickey, Lou Gehrig and George Selkirk each added 20 or more, too. Joe DiMaggio drove in 167 runs. Lou Gehrig led all regular batters by hitting .351. Lefty Gomez paced the squad with 21 wins, plus Red Ruffing, too contributed 15 or more wins, too Lefty Gomez recorded a 2.33 ERA, leading regularly-used pitchers.

Joe McCarthy coached the team. The 1937 New York Yankees won the World Series.

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Player Pos. Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Ivy AndrewsPRRMay 6, 19076'1"200Dora, AL USA
Johnny BroacaPRROctober 3, 19095'11"190Lawrence, MA USA
Spud ChandlerPRRSeptember 12, 19076'0"181Commerce, GA USA
Frankie CrosettiSSRROctober 4, 19105'10"165San Francisco, CA USA
Babe DahlgrenPRRJune 15, 19126'0"190San Francisco, CA USA
Bill DickeyCLRJune 6, 19076'1"185Bastrop, LA USA
Joe DiMaggioCFRRNovember 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 Heffner2BRRFebruary 8, 19115'10"155Rouzerville, PA USA
Tommy HenrichRFLLFebruary 20, 19136'0"180Massillon, OH USA
Myril HoagRFRRMarch 9, 19085'11"180Davis, CA USA
Roy JohnsonLFLRFebruary 23, 19035'9"175Pryor, OK USA
Arndt JorgensCRRMay 18, 19055'9"160Modum, Norway
Tony Lazzeri2BRRDecember 6, 19035'11"170San Francisco, CA USA
Frank MakoskyPRRJanuary 20, 19106'1"185Boonton, NJ 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 PowellLFRRJuly 15, 19085'11"180Silver Spring, MD USA
Red Rolfe3BLROctober 17, 19085'11"170Penacook, NH USA
Red RuffingPRRMay 3, 19056'1"205Granville, IL USA
Jack Saltzgaver1BLRJanuary 23, 19035'11"165Croton, IA USA
George SelkirkRFLRJanuary 4, 19086'1"182Huntsville, ON CAN
Joe VancePRRSeptember 16, 19056'1"190Devine, TX USA
Kemp WickerPRLAugust 13, 19065'11"182Kernersville, NC USA