2004 New York (A) Yankees
Record: 94-68
Finish: 1st in AL East Division
Runs Scored: 872
Runs Allowed: 770
Exp W-L: 90-72
 
Ballpark: Yankee Stadium
Attendance: 2,986,740
Manager: Thomas A. Montalto

Statistics / Schedule

Minor League Records:
AAA: 61-76, 12th in the American
AA: 61-76, 11th in the American
A: 45-92, 14th in the American
 
 
Postseason Results:
Lost AL League Series 0-4 to Texas Rangers
Won Divisional Series 4-1 over Baltimore Orioles
 
Team Index    Draft History Park History
Starters: Positional    Registers: Batters     Leaders: Batters   
  Pitchers   Pitchers   Pitchers
 
Team Batting Stats     Help
Pos Name Age G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO AVG OBP SLG OPS XR OWS DWS
LF #Bernie Williams 35 154 597 104 180 30 1 24 75 19 20 94 68 .302 .398 .476 .874 108.6 20.7 4.1
SS  Derek Jeter 30 154 592 107 189 23 3 20 100 37 15 53 75 .319 .383 .470 .852 102.2 18.2 8.9
LF #Ruben Sierra 38 150 565 105 193 41 2 26 116 2 2 55 59 .342 .399 .559 .958 110.7 24.2 0.0
RF *Hideki Matsui 30 147 543 85 173 18 1 22 95 4 0 54 69 .319 .380 .477 .857 92.2 17.8 2.4
3B  Miguel Cairo 30 150 508 70 145 30 2 13 75 10 4 34 61 .285 .342 .429 .771 70.5 11.0 5.8
1B *Travis Lee 29 116 377 46 106 13 0 17 54 0 0 40 62 .281 .349 .451 .800 55.7 8.9 1.5
C  John Flaherty 36 105 359 39 89 21 1 7 35 0 0 16 60 .248 .284 .370 .654 34.1 2.3 5.8
RF *Bobby Higginson 33 98 304 46 77 13 2 7 36 2 2 33 39 .253 .327 .378 .705 37.9 4.2 1.4
1B #Tony Clark 32 100 310 38 83 12 0 7 39 0 0 22 69 .268 .314 .374 .689 35.7 4.1 0.8
LF *Rusty Greer 34 82 291 42 71 16 1 5 31 0 1 28 24 .244 .312 .357 .669 28.7 1.4 1.3
3B  Herbert Perry 34 102 299 39 75 15 0 14 46 0 0 14 62 .251 .283 .441 .724 34.8 3.4 2.8
3B *Brian Myrow 27 85 261 33 58 11 0 8 33 1 0 34 75 .222 .317 .356 .673 31.8 3.3 2.7
LF *Bubba Crosby 27 64 219 45 75 12 0 5 32 11 2 21 24 .342 .398 .466 .864 38.0 7.7 1.1
C  Joe Girardi 39 45 135 17 28 5 0 1 15 0 0 8 30 .207 .252 .267 .518 8.3 0.0 2.4
C #Jorge Posada 32 24 88 12 16 3 1 2 12 0 0 19 23 .182 .336 .307 .643 11.1 1.1 1.6
2B  Jeff Kent 36 23 83 12 24 4 0 6 17 0 0 11 18 .289 .375 .554 .929 16.8 3.2 0.8
2B #Enrique Wilson 30 33 67 15 16 2 1 2 14 1 1 4 8 .239 .278 .388 .666 7.8 0.8 0.7
SS  Erick Almonte 26 32 28 9 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 2 6 .107 .188 .143 .330 0.8 0.0 0.4
3B *Hank Blalock 23 5 21 5 7 2 0 4 9 0 0 1 3 .333 .364 1.000 1.364 6.7 1.7 0.1
3B *Tyler Houston 33 11 15 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 5 .133 .235 .133 .369 0.1 0.0 0.1
  Team Totals 31.7 1680 5662 872 1610 272 15 190 835 87 47 545 840 .284 .350 .438 .788 832.5 133.9 44.6
  Rank among 14 AL teams 9 5 2 7 14 9 5 13 2 5 1 2 1 6 5 5  
* - bats left-handed, # - switch hits, blank - bats right-handed
Team Pitching Stats     Help
Name Age W L Pct G GS SV IP H ER HR BB SO ERA PWS
 Jon Lieber 34 15 10 .600 34 34 0 189.0 216 93 29 33 100 4.43 10.2
 Orlando Hernandez 37 10 11 .476 33 33 0 188.3 226 109 29 77 94 5.21 7.4
 Kris Benson 29 7 11 .389 22 22 0 143.3 157 57 21 32 78 3.58 9.4
 A.J. Burnett 27 10 3 .769 19 19 0 129.0 111 57 13 46 118 3.98 9.8
 Paul Quantrill 35 9 5 .643 83 0 1 109.0 111 45 1 24 61 3.72 9.9
*Randy Johnson 40 10 3 .769 15 15 0 108.7 86 34 11 36 116 2.82 11.0
 Shane Reynolds 36 8 6 .571 18 18 0 100.0 134 63 17 22 44 5.67 3.1
 Kevin Brown 39 4 2 .667 13 13 0 77.3 96 48 15 27 61 5.59 2.8
*Gabe White 32 6 1 .857 60 0 2 76.3 82 39 10 36 45 4.60 4.9
 Tom Gordon 36 6 3 .667 63 0 2 75.0 43 21 4 22 80 2.52 9.8
 Mariano Rivera 34 2 3 .400 62 0 40 71.7 65 13 2 10 72 1.63 16.4
 Bret Prinz 27 2 2 .500 41 0 3 62.3 65 26 9 30 38 3.75 4.7
*Felix Heredia 29 3 3 .500 36 0 1 51.7 67 33 2 26 31 5.75 1.8
 Jorge Depaula 25 1 4 .200 8 7 0 31.7 49 19 6 15 18 5.40 0.1
 Jim Mann 29 1 0 1.000 18 0 1 21.3 15 7 3 8 16 2.95 2.2
 Joaquin Benoit 26 0 1 .000 1 1 0 3.3 6 5 3 1 3 13.51 0.0
Team Totals 32.2 94 68 .580 526 162 50 1437.9 1529 669 175 445 975 4.19 103.5
Rank among 14 AL teams 2 2 3 2 13 7 6 1 1 8 2  
* - throws left-handed, blank - throws right-handed
Team Fielding Stats     Help
Last 2 columns are Fielding Percentage and Range Factor (expect Catcher where last column is Runners Thrown Out Percentage)
Numbers in headings are league average values.
Catchers Inn GS G PO A E DP .990 30.1
J.Flaherty 879.0 100 102 603 65 6 0 .991 31.8
J.Girardi 347.0 38 45 253 19 2 2 .993 29.5
J.Posada 229.1 22 24 172 15 2 0 .989 31.3
Team Total 1455.1 160 171 1028 99 10 2 .991 31.3
First Basemen Inn GS G PO A E DP .993 10.98
T.Lee 841.7 98 107 952 72 12 101 .988 10.95
T.Clark 563.3 64 77 596 40 6 64 .991 10.16
H.Perry 91.6 7 23 92 11 0 8 1.000 10.12
M.Cairo 5.0 0 1 9 1 0 0 1.000 18.00
T.Houston 2.0 0 2 2 0 0 0 1.000 9.00
Team Total 1503.6 169 210 1651 124 18 173 .990 10.62
Second Basemen Inn GS G PO A E DP .980 5.57
M.Cairo 1142.3 130 130 247 455 13 102 .982 5.53
J.Kent 192.2 23 23 43 70 5 14 .958 5.29
B.Myrow 53.0 6 6 12 17 3 8 .906 4.92
E.Wilson 48.0 4 12 6 19 0 4 1.000 4.69
H.Perry 0.9 0 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 10.00
Team Total 1436.4 163 172 308 562 21 128 .976 5.45
Third Basemen Inn GS G PO A E DP .950 2.77
B.Myrow 598.0 69 74 46 136 12 12 .938 2.74
H.Perry 562.3 64 72 38 135 7 13 .961 2.77
E.Wilson 98.0 10 15 5 23 0 1 1.000 2.57
T.Houston 43.0 4 7 3 8 2 0 .846 2.30
H.Blalock 41.0 5 5 0 8 0 0 1.000 1.76
M.Cairo 30.0 3 6 1 6 0 0 1.000 2.10
B.Higginson 1.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00
J.Posada 0.3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00
Team Total 1373.6 155 180 93 316 21 26 .951 2.68
Shortstops Inn GS G PO A E DP .970 4.89
D.Jeter 1330.3 150 154 215 497 20 112 .973 4.82
E.Almonte 46.3 5 10 14 14 1 6 .966 5.44
M.Cairo 35.7 4 4 6 15 1 0 .955 5.30
E.Wilson 15.0 2 2 2 3 1 2 .833 3.00
T.Lee 9.0 1 1 2 5 0 2 1.000 7.00
R.Greer 1.7 0 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 5.29
H.Perry 1.5 0 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 6.00
Team Total 1439.5 162 173 240 535 23 122 .971 4.85
Left Fielders Inn GS G PO A E DP .974 1.80
H.Matsui 1156.7 131 133 223 10 8 2 .967 1.81
B.Higginson 235.3 27 30 40 2 1 0 .977 1.61
M.Cairo 36.0 4 4 6 0 0 0 1.000 1.50
R.Greer 26.8 2 5 4 0 0 0 1.000 1.34
B.Williams 3.0 0 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 3.00
B.Crosby 2.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00
E.Almonte 1.0 0 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 9.00
Team Total 1460.8 164 175 275 12 9 2 .970 1.77
Center Fielders Inn GS G PO A E DP .987 2.36
B.Williams 1298.0 148 149 346 14 0 3 1.000 2.50
B.Higginson 124.0 14 14 36 0 0 0 1.000 2.61
R.Greer 16.4 1 6 4 0 0 0 1.000 2.20
H.Matsui 11.0 0 4 4 0 0 0 1.000 3.27
B.Crosby 1.0 0 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 9.00
Team Total 1450.4 163 174 391 14 0 3 1.000 2.51
Right Fielders Inn GS G PO A E DP .976 1.89
R.Greer 551.1 59 64 125 1 6 0 .955 2.06
B.Crosby 455.0 51 58 106 2 4 1 .964 2.14
B.Higginson 308.7 36 44 64 0 2 0 .970 1.87
H.Matsui 42.3 4 9 8 1 0 1 1.000 1.91
R.Sierra 7.0 0 4 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.29
M.Cairo 3.0 0 2 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00
B.Williams 3.0 0 1 2 0 0 0 1.000 6.00
Team Total 1370.1 150 182 306 4 12 2 .963 2.04
Pitchers Inn GS G PO A E DP .965 2.04
J.Lieber 189.0 34 34 9 33 3 4 .933 2.00
O.Hernandez 188.3 33 33 14 41 4 5 .932 2.63
K.Benson 143.3 22 22 14 23 3 5 .925 2.32
A.Burnett 129.0 19 19 9 15 1 2 .960 1.67
P.Quantrill 109.0 0 83 7 21 0 2 1.000 2.31
R.Johnson 108.7 15 15 8 14 0 3 1.000 1.82
S.Reynolds 100.0 18 18 6 9 2 0 .882 1.35
K.Brown 77.3 13 13 5 11 0 3 1.000 1.86
G.White 76.3 0 60 4 12 2 0 .889 1.89
T.Gordon 75.0 0 63 7 9 0 3 1.000 1.92
M.Rivera 71.7 0 62 2 5 2 2 .778 0.88
B.Prinz 62.3 0 41 5 6 1 1 .917 1.59
F.Heredia 51.7 0 36 5 10 0 1 1.000 2.61
J.Depaula 31.7 7 8 0 10 0 0 1.000 2.84
J.Mann 21.3 0 18 0 5 0 0 1.000 2.11
J.Benoit 3.3 1 1 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00
Team Total 1437.9 162 526 95 224 18 31 .947 2.00
Team Batting LeadersTeam Pitching Leaders
Batting Average Sierra .342
On-Base Pct Sierra .399
Slugging Pct Sierra .559
OPS Sierra .958
XR Sierra 110.7
Games Williams, Jeter 154
At-Bats Williams 597
Runs Jeter 107
Hits Sierra 193
Total Bases Sierra 316
Singles Jeter 143
Doubles Sierra 41
Triples Jeter 3
Homeruns Sierra 26
RBIs Sierra 116
Stolen Bases Jeter 37
Caught Stealing Williams 20
Walks Williams 94
Strikeouts Myrow, Jeter 75
ERA Lieber 4.43
Wins Lieber 15
Losses Benson, Hernandez 11
Winning Pct Lieber .600
Saves Rivera 40
Games Pitched Quantrill 83
Games Started Lieber 34
Complete Games Benson, Burnett, Johnson, Reynolds 1
Shutouts Burnett, Johnson 1
Innings Pitched Lieber 189.0
Hits Allowed Hernandez 226
Homeruns Allowed Lieber, Hernandez 29
Strikeouts Burnett 118
Walks Allowed Hernandez 77
Walks per 9IP Lieber 1.6
Hits per 9IP Lieber 10.3
Strikeouts per 9IP Lieber 4.8
WHiP Lieber 1.32
OAVG Lieber .285
OOBP Lieber .314
OSLG Hernandez .465
OOPS Lieber .793
Team All-Stars
A.J. Burnett
Derek Jeter
Paul Quantrill
Mariano Rivera
Ruben Sierra
Player Salaries
Derek Jeter $ 13,510,000
Randy Johnson $ 11,200,000
Bernie Williams $ 8,400,000
Bobby Higginson $ 7,250,000
Mariano Rivera $ 6,223,000
Hideki Matsui $ 5,250,000
Kris Benson $ 4,270,000
Tom Gordon $ 2,538,000
Paul Quantrill $ 2,240,000
Hank Blalock $ 2,100,000
Jon Lieber $ 1,720,000
Gabe White $ 1,505,000
Travis Lee $ 1,400,000
Felix Heredia $ 1,260,000
Herbert Perry $ 1,190,000
Ruben Sierra $ 700,000
Miguel Cairo $ 630,000
John Flaherty $ 542,500
Tony Clark $ 525,000
Mike Difelice $ 455,000
Orlando Hernandez $ 400,000
Joe Girardi $ 300,000
Tyler Houston $ 300,000
Jorge Depaula $ 300,000
Bubba Crosby $ 300,000
Jim Mann $ 300,000
Brian Myrow $ 300,000
Bret Prinz $ 300,000
Erick Almonte $ 300,000
 
Player Transactions
Date Action Losing To Getting
4/5 Traded Alex Rodriguez
Mike Mussina
Kenny Lofton
Texas Hank Blalock
Joaquin Benoit
Rusty Greer
4/5 Traded Jason Giambi
Javier Vazquez
Florida A.J. Burnett
Hee Seop Choi
Jeff Allison
4/5 Traded Jose Contreras
Steve Karsay
Minnesota Jesse Crain
4/5 Traded Gary Sheffield
Jose Garcia
Jeff Allison
Hee Seop Choi
Detroit Mike Difelice
Bobby Higginson
4/21 Traded Hector Made Texas Herbert Perry
5/7 Traded Jorge Posada New York (N) Scott Kazmir
5/31 Signed     Shane Reynolds
5/31 Signed     Ben Crockett
6/8 Released Enrique Wilson    
6/8 Traded Tyler Clippard
Eric Duncan
Pittsburgh Kris Benson
6/8 Released Eddy Candelario    
6/8 Released Joaquin Benoit    
6/8 Released Alex Graman    
6/8 Released Donovan Osborne    
6/23 Waived Kevin Brown New York (N)  
6/24 Traded Jesse Crain
Bronson Sardinha
Minnesota Jeff Kent
7/10 Signed     John Burkett
7/15 Traded A.J. Burnett
Rusty Greer
Eduardo Sierra
Anaheim Randy Johnson
7/23 Traded Jeff Kent
Elvys Quezada
Houston Rick Evans
7/23 Traded Rick Evans Houston Elvys Quezada
10/7 Released Shane Reynolds