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1934 New York Yankees season

1934 New York Yankees
Major League affiliations
Location
  • Yankee Stadium (since 1923)
  • New York City, New York (since 1903)
  • Other information
    Owner(s) Jacob Ruppert
    Manager(s) Joe McCarthy
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    The 1934 New York Yankees season was the team's 32nd season in New York and its 34th season overall. The team finished with a record of 94–60, finishing 7 games behind the Detroit Tigers. New York was managed by Joe McCarthy. The Yankees played their home games at Yankee Stadium.

    Regular season

    The 1934 season would be Babe Ruth's last season in a Yankee uniform. He was released the following February.

    Season standings

    American League W L Pct. GB
    Detroit Tigers 101 53 .656 --
    New York Yankees 94 60 .610 7
    Cleveland Indians 85 69 .552 16
    Boston Red Sox 76 76 .500 24
    Philadelphia Athletics 68 82 .453 31
    St. Louis Browns 67 85 .441 33
    Washington Senators 66 86 .434 34
    Chicago White Sox 53 99 .349 47

    Roster

    1934 New York Yankees
    Roster
    Pitchers Catchers

    Infielders

    Outfielders Manager

    Coaches

    Player stats

    Batting

    Starters by position

    Note: Pos = Position; G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

    Pos Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
    C Dickey, BillBill Dickey 104 395 127 .322 12 72
    1B Gehrig, LouLou Gehrig 154 579 210 .363 49 165
    2B Lazzeri, TonyTony Lazzeri 123 438 117 .267 14 67
    3B Saltzgaver, JackJack Saltzgaver 94 350 95 .271 6 36
    SS Crosetti, FrankieFrankie Crosetti 138 554 147 .265 11 67
    OF Chapman, BenBen Chapman 149 588 181 .308 5 86
    OF Ruth, BabeBabe Ruth 125 365 105 .288 22 84
    OF Byrd, SammySammy Byrd 106 191 47 .246 3 23

    Other batters

    Note: G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

    Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
    Combs, EarleEarle Combs 63 251 80 .319 2 25
    Taylor, ZackZack Taylor 4 7 1 .143 0 0

    Pitching

    Starting pitchers

    Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

    Player G IP W L ERA SO
    Gomez, LeftyLefty Gomez 38 281.2 26 5 2.33 158
    Broaca, JohnnyJohnny Broaca 26 177.1 12 9 4.16 74
    Allen, JohnnyJohnny Allen 13 71.2 5 2 2.89 54
    Devens, CharlieCharlie Devens 1 11 1 0 1.64 4

    Other pitchers

    Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

    Player G IP W L ERA SO
    DeShong, JimmieJimmie DeShong 31 133.2 6 7 4.11 40

    Relief pitchers

    Note: G = Games pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; SV = Saves; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

    Player G W L SV ERA SO
    Newkirk, FloydFloyd Newkirk 1 0 0 0 0.00 0

    Awards and honors

    Farm system

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    Level Team League Manager

    LEAGUE CHAMPION: Norfolk[2]

    Notes

    1. ^ Numbelivable!, p. 71, Michael X. Ferraro and John Veneziano, Triumph Books, Chicago, Illinois, 2007, ISBN 978-1-57243-990-0
    2. ^ Johnson, Lloyd, and Wolff, Miles, ed., The Encyclopedia of Minor League Baseball, 2nd and 3rd editions. Durham, N.C.: Baseball America, 1997 and 2007

    References