The Yankees were a charter team in the American League when it became a major league in 1901. In 1903 the team moved to New York and their name became The Highlanders. In 1913 they changed their name to the Yankees..The Yankees Stadium was first built in 1923 and is not going to be used after the 2008 season. A new Yankees Stadium is being built almost right across the street.
Alex Rodriguez's first year with the Yankees was in 2004.
The Yankees won their first American League Pennant in 1921.
Roger Maris was traded to the NY Yankees in December of 1959. Yes his first year playing for the Yankees was in 1960.
The Yankees won their first American League Pennant in 1921. The Yankees lost the World Series that year to the New York Giants, five games to three.
The First New York Yankees franchise win was in 1901 as the Baltimore Orioles. The teams first win with the name New York Yankees was in 1913.
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Elston Howard was the first African American to play for the Yankees. His rookie year was 1955.
O'Neill's first season with the Yankees was 1993. He was traded by the Cincinnati Reds to the Yankees in November, 1992 for Roberto Kelly.
The New York Yankees' first title was won in 1923 and their last was won in 2000.
The first ever night game at Yankees Stadium was played on May 28, 1946.
The Yankees first joined the American League, the same year they were established, in 1901. They were then known as the Baltimore Orioles.
Joe Torre managed his first World Series with the Yankees in 1996. The Yankees defeated the Atlanta Braves four games to two.
The Yankees won their first World Series in 1923. They beat the N.Y. Giants four games to two.
The year yankees won is 1990 .
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After playing as the Baltimore Orioles 1901 -1902, and the New York Highlanders 1903 -1912, the team name was changed to the Yankees in 1913.
Lou Gehrig was 20 Years old in 1923, his first year with the Yankees, and was 36 when he played his last year in 1939.
Mariano Rivera's first game with the New York Yankees was on May 23, 1995.
In 1920, Babe Ruth, in his first year with the Yankees, slugged 54 homers.
The New York Yankees first started wearing pinstripes on their uniforms in 1912. This was also the year they began to undertake a name change from the Highlandes to the Yankees.
The Year the Yankees Lost the Pennant was created in 1954.
First New York Yankees yearbook was issued in 1950The first New York Yankees yearbook was issued in 1950. What you have might not be a yearbook. From the 56 years span between 1950-2006 there are 119 different New York Yankees yearbooks. There are 85 different just in the 27 year period from 1956-1982, and there are three or more different for virtually every year in that 27 year stretch including five different from one year. Different publication include Jay publishing Co., official Yankees first editions, 2nd editions, 3rd editions, and revised editions.