1988 New York Yankees Roster

American League (AL)
Team Record: 85-76
Finished 5th in the AL's East Division
Attendance: 2,633,633, Avg. 33,765
Ballpark: Yankee Stadium II
Manager: Billy Martin (40-28)
Manager: Lou Piniella (45-48)
Location: New York, New York
1988 New York Yankees Statistics
1988 New York Yankees Results

The New York Yankees of the American League ended the 1988 season with a record of 85 wins and 76 losses, finishing fifth in the AL's East Division.

The Yankees scored 772 runs and conceded 748 runs. Jack Clark led New York with 27 home runs, while Don Mattingly, Mike Pagliarulo and Dave Winfield each walloped 20 or more as well. Dave Winfield drove in 107 runs and topped batters with significant playing time by hitting .322. John Candelaria paced the squad with 13 wins and a team-best 3.38 earned run average, best among regularly-used pitchers.

Billy Martin and Lou Piniella coached the team.

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Player Pos. Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Luis Aguayo3BRRMarch 13, 19595'9"173Vega Baja, P.R.
Neil AllenPRRJanuary 24, 19586'3"185Kansas City, KS USA
Jay BuhnerCFRRAugust 13, 19646'3"220Louisville, KY USA
John CandelariaPLLNovember 6, 19536'7"230New York, NY USA
Chris ChamblissPLRDecember 26, 19486'1"195Dayton, OH USA
Jack ClarkOFRRNovember 10, 19556'2"175New Brighton, PA USA
Pat ClementsPRLFebruary 2, 19626'0"175McCloud, CA USA
Jose CruzRFLLAugust 8, 19476'0"170Arroyo, P.R.
Richard DotsonPRRJanuary 10, 19596'1"190Cincinnati, OH USA
Dave EilandPRRJuly 5, 19666'3"210Dade City, FL USA
Alvaro Espinoza2BRRFebruary 19, 19626'0"170Valencia, Ca Venezuela
Bob GerenCRRSeptember 22, 19616'3"205San Diego, CA USA
Cecilio GuantePRRFebruary 1, 19606'3"200Villa Mella, Sa D.R.
Lee GuettermanPLLNovember 22, 19586'8"225Chattanooga, TN USA
Ron GuidryPLLAugust 28, 19505'11"161Lafayette, LA USA
Rickey HendersonLFRLDecember 25, 19585'10"180Chicago, IL USA
Charles HudsonPBRMarch 16, 19596'3"185Ennis, TX USA
Tommy JohnPRLMay 22, 19436'3"180Terre Haute, IN USA
Roberto KellyCFRROctober 1, 19646'2"180Panama, Pa Panama
Al LeiterPLLOctober 23, 19656'2"200Toms River, NJ USA
Don Mattingly1BLLApril 20, 19616'0"175Evansville, IN USA
Bob MeachamSSBRAugust 25, 19606'1"175Los Angeles, CA USA
Dale MohorcicPRRJanuary 25, 19566'3"220Cleveland, OH USA
Hal MorrisRFLLApril 9, 19656'3"200Fort Rucker, AL USA
Scott NielsenPRRDecember 18, 19586'1"190Salt Lake City, UT USA
Mike Pagliarulo3BLRMarch 15, 19606'1"205Medford, MA USA
Hipolito PenaPLLJanuary 30, 19646'3"165Fantino, Sa D.R.
Ken Phelps1BLLAugust 6, 19546'1"209Seattle, WA USA
Willie Randolph2BRRJuly 6, 19545'11"165Holly Hill, SC USA
Rick RhodenPRRMay 16, 19536'3"195Boynton Beach, FL USA
Dave RighettiPLLNovember 28, 19586'4"195San Jose, CA USA
Rafael SantanaSSRRJanuary 31, 19586'1"165La Romana, La D.R.
Steve ShieldsPRRNovember 30, 19586'5"220Gadsden, AL USA
Joel SkinnerCRRFebruary 21, 19616'4"198La Jolla, CA USA
Don SlaughtCRRSeptember 11, 19586'1"190Long Beach, CA USA
Tim StoddardPRRJanuary 24, 19536'7"230East Chicago, IN USA
Wayne Tolleson2BBRNovember 22, 19555'9"160Spartanburg, SC USA
Randy Velarde2BRRNovember 24, 19626'0"185Midland, TX USA
Gary WardCFRRDecember 6, 19536'2"195Los Angeles, CA USA
Claudell WashingtonCFLLAugust 31, 19546'0"190Los Angeles, CA USA
Dave WinfieldRFRROctober 3, 19516'6"220St. Paul, MN USA