2005 New York Yankees Season

The New York Yankees' 2005 season was the 103rd season for the Yankees. The team finished with a record of 95-67 finishing with the same record as the Boston Red Sox but winning the division due to a head-to-head advantage over Boston. New York was managed by Joe Torre. The Yankees played at Yankee Stadium. In the playoffs, they lost in the ALDS in 5 games to the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim.

Offseason

Regular season

Season standings

East Division W L GB Pct.
New York Yankees 95 67 -- .586
Boston Red Sox 95 67 -- .586
Toronto Blue Jays 80 82 15 .494
Baltimore Orioles 74 88 21 .457
Tampa Bay Devil Rays 67 95 28 .414

Notable transactions

  • July 1, 2005: Mike Stanton was released by the Yankees.[2]
  • July 30, 2005: Alan Embree was signed as a free agent by the Yankees.[8]
  • July 31, 2005: Buddy Groom was sent to the Arizona Diamondbacks by the New York Yankees as part of a conditional deal.[6]
  • August 30, 2005: Mark Bellhorn was signed as a Free Agent with the New York Yankees.[9]

Roster

2005 New York Yankees
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders Manager

Coaches

Game Log

Legend
Yankees Win Yankees Loss Game Postponed
Game Log

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
LF Hideki Matsui 162 629 192 .305 23 116
3B Alex Rodriguez 162 605 194 .321 48 130
SS Derek Jeter 159 654 202 .309 19 70
RF Gary Sheffield 154 584 170 .291 34 123
C Jorge Posada 142 474 124 .262 19 71
CF Bernie Williams 141 485 121 .249 12 64
DH Jason Giambi 139 417 113 .271 32 87
2B Robinson Canó 132 522 155 .297 14 62
1B Tino Martinez 131 303 73 .241 17 49
LF Tony Womack 108 329 82 .249 0 15
RF Bubba Crosby 76 98 27 .276 1 6
DH Rubén Sierra 61 170 39 .229 4 29
C John Flaherty 47 127 21 .165 2 11
1B Andy Phillips 27 40 6 .150 1 4
2B Rey Sanchez 23 43 12 .279 0 2
3B Russ Johnson 22 18 4 .222 0 0
RF Matt Lawton 21 48 6 .125 2 4
SS Felix Escalona 10 14 4 .286 0 2
2B Mark Bellhorn 9 17 2 .118 1 2
CF Melky Cabrera 6 19 4 .211 0 0
C Wil Nieves 3 4 0 .000 0 0
LF Kevin Reese 2 1 0 .000 0 0
RF Mike Vento 2 2 0 .000 0 0

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

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

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

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
Rodríguez, FélixFélix Rodríguez 34 0 0 5.01 18
Stanton, MikeMike Stanton 28 1 2 7.07 12

Postseason

ALDS

Game Score Date
1 New York 4, Los Angeles 2 October 4
2 New York 3, Los Angeles 5 October 5
3 Los Angeles 11, New York 7 October 7
4 Los Angeles 2, New York 3 October 9
5 New York 3, Los Angeles 5 October 10

Farm system

Level Team League Manager
AAA Columbus Clippers International League Bucky Dent
AA Trenton Thunder Eastern League Bill Masse
A Tampa Yankees Florida State League Joe Breeden
A Charleston RiverDogs South Atlantic League Bill Mosiello
Short-Season A Staten Island Yankees New York–Penn League Andy Stankiewicz
Rookie GCL Yankees Gulf Coast League Oscar Acosta
LEAGUE CHAMPIONS: Staten Island, GCL Yankees[10][11]

References

External links

  • 2005 New York Yankees
  • 2005 New York Yankees team page at www.baseball-almanac.com
Preceded by
New York Yankees
2004
AL East Championship Season
2005
Succeeded by
New York Yankees
2006
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