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New York Yankees

1978 New York Yankees Roster

American League (AL)
Team Record: 100-63
Finished 1st in the AL's East Division

Won World Series

Manager: Billy Martin (52-42)

Manager: Dick Howser (0-1)

Manager: Bob Lemon (48-20)

1978 New York Yankees Statistics
1978 New York Yankees Game-by-Game Results

The New York Yankees of the American League ended the season with a record of 100 wins and 63 losses, finishing first in the AL's East Division. Billy Martin, Dick Howser and Bob Lemon served as manager. The 1978 New York Yankees won the World Series.


PlayerPos.BatsThrowsBirth DateHeightWeightCollege
Dell AlstonPLRSeptember 22, 19526'0"180
Jim BeattiePRRJuly 4, 19546'5"210
Paul BlairCFRRFebruary 1, 19446'0"168
Chris Chambliss1BLRDecember 26, 19486'1"195
Ken ClayPRRApril 6, 19546'3"185
Ron DavisPRRAugust 6, 19556'4"205
Bucky DentSSRRNovember 25, 19515'9"170
Brian Doyle2BLRJanuary 26, 19545'10"160
Rawly EastwickPRROctober 24, 19506'3"180
Ed FigueroaPRROctober 14, 19486'1"190
Damaso Garcia2BRRFebruary 7, 19576'1"165
Rich GossagePRRJuly 5, 19516'3"180
Ron GuidryPLLAugust 28, 19505'11"161
Don GullettPRLJanuary 6, 19516'0"190
Fran HealyCRRSeptember 6, 19466'5"220
Mike HeathCRRFebruary 5, 19555'11"180
Ken HoltzmanPRLNovember 3, 19456'2"175
Catfish HunterPRRApril 8, 19466'0"190
Reggie JacksonRFLLMay 18, 19466'0"195
Cliff JohnsonCRRJuly 22, 19476'4"215
Jay JohnstoneRFLRNovember 20, 19456'1"175
Bob KammeyerPRRDecember 2, 19506'4"210
Mickey Klutts3BRRSeptember 20, 19545'11"170
Paul LindbladPLLAugust 9, 19416'1"185
Sparky LylePLLJuly 22, 19446'1"182
Larry McCallPLRSeptember 8, 19526'2"195
Andy MessersmithPRRAugust 6, 19456'1"200
Thurman MunsonCRRJune 7, 19475'11"190
Graig Nettles3BLRAugust 20, 19446'0"180
Lou PiniellaLFRRAugust 28, 19436'0"182
Dave RajsichPLLSeptember 28, 19516'5"175
Domingo RamosSSRRMarch 29, 19585'10"154
Willie Randolph2BRRJuly 6, 19545'11"165
Mickey RiversCFLLOctober 30, 19485'10"165
Dennis Sherrill3BRRMay 3, 19566'0"165
Jim Spencer1BLLJuly 30, 19476'2"195
Fred StanleySSRRAugust 13, 19475'10"165
Gary ThomassonOFLLJuly 29, 19516'1"180
Dick TidrowPRRMay 14, 19476'4"210
Roy WhiteLFBRDecember 27, 19435'10"160
George Zeber2BBRAugust 29, 19505'11"170