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New York Yankees

1978 New York Yankees Statistics

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 Roster
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.


Pitching:

PlayerWLWin%ERAGGSGFCGSHOSVIPHRERHRBBIBBSOHBPBKWPBF
Ron Guidry253.8931.74353501690273.21876153137212481171057
Ed Figueroa209.6902.99353501220253.0233968422774923161038
Catfish Hunter126.6673.5821201510118.09849471635056102477
Rich Gossage1011.4762.01630550027134.18741309598122205543
Sparky Lyle93.7503.4759033009111.21164643633833401470
Dick Tidrow711.3893.8431251400185.119187791353373505787
Jim Beattie69.4003.7325223000128.01236053851265818553
Don Gullett42.6673.6388020044.2461918320128101194
Ken Clay34.4294.282861300075.2894136321332204336
Rawly Eastwick21.6673.2880200024.2229924013100101
Larry McCall11.5005.6351300016.0201010260711371
Ken Holtzman101.0004.0853100017.22188290300078
Ron Davis00.00011.574020002.1343030000012
Dave Rajsich00.0004.0542000013.11666060900058
Andy Messersmith03.0005.6465100022.1242114715016100106
Bob Kammeyer00.0005.8270600021.22415141601120098
Paul Lindblad00.0004.4271300018.12199480900184
Totals10063.6133.183511631243912361460.2132158251611147830817324436063

Batting:

PlayerGPPAABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOBAOBPSLGOPSTBDPHBPSHSFIBB
Thurman Munson15466661773183271671233570.297.332.373.7052302031106
Chris Chambliss162677625811712631290214160.274.321.382.70323965153
Graig Nettles159662587811622322793115969.276.343.460.803270206196
Lou Piniella13051347267148345669313436.314.362.445.806210122418
Mickey Rivers1416045597814825811482552951.265.302.397.69922283763
Reggie Jackson139581511821401352797141158133.274.356.478.83424489032
Willie Randolph134596499871391863423678251.279.381.357.738178124651
Roy White10339534644931338431044235.269.349.393.74213692237
Bucky Dent1234153794092111540312324.243.286.317.603120102651
Fred Stanley8118916014357019002531.219.324.281.6064530400
Jim Spencer71166150123491724011532.227.295.440.7356640013
Gary Thomasson55130116203241320021322.276.346.405.7514700010
Cliff Johnson76205174203291619003032.184.307.351.6586161005
Paul Blair7513612510225021311917.176.231.264.4953340200
Mike Heath33999262131080049.228.265.283.5482611110
Jay Johnstone367365617001601410.262.329.308.6372003010
Brian Doyle39545261000000303.192.192.192.3851020200
Damaso Garcia1844415800011026.195.227.195.422810010
Mickey Klutts13212100000001.0001.0001.5002.500301000
George Zeber3660000000000.000.000.000.000000000
Fran Healy1110000000001.000.000.000.000000000
Dell Alston3330000000002.000.000.000.000000000
Dennis Sherrill2111000000001.000.000.000.000000000
Totals1739621955837341489228381256939842505695.267.329.388.718216812642375245

Fielding by Position:

Catchers
PlayerPosGPGSInn.POAEDPFld%RF/9RF/GPBWPSBCSCS%
Graig Nettles3B1591591412.21093261130.9752.772.74
Chris Chambliss1B1551541367.213661114119.9979.729.53
Willie Randolph2B1341321144.22964001680.9785.475.19
Mickey RiversOF1381351134.2384882.9803.112.84
Thurman MunsonC1251261063.066661104.9866.165.82806150.451
Bucky DentSS1231201010.21783411057.9814.624.22
Reggie JacksonOF104104911.1212631.9862.152.10
Lou PiniellaOF103101878.1213470.9692.222.11
Roy WhiteOF7471612.0128110.9921.901.74
Fred StanleySS7143422.181131922.9594.522.99
Paul BlairOF6420307.287211.9892.601.39
Gary ThomassonOF5033302.0101431.9723.132.10
Ron GuidryP3535273.2144421.9671.911.66
Ed FigueroaP3535253.0173712.9821.921.54
Mike HeathC3324245.21511151.9705.934.9110116.353
Dick TidrowP3125185.11218001.0001.46.97
Cliff JohnsonC2213151.0671021.9754.593.5020115.313
Rich GossageP630134.161230.8571.21.29
Brian Doyle2B2912132.23651112.9895.903.00
Jim BeattieP2522128.0142132.9212.461.40
Thurman MunsonOF1313118.032010.9702.442.46
Jay JohnstoneOF2212118.0310001.0002.361.41
Catfish HunterP2120118.01113001.0001.831.14
Damaso Garcia2B1614113.03635310.9605.654.44
Sparky LyleP590111.291813.9642.18.46
Jim Spencer1B15885.0907041.0001.276.47
Ken ClayP28675.26921.8821.78.54
Fred Stanley2B11453.2719041.0004.362.36
Don GullettP8844.22820.8332.011.25
Brian Doyle3B5225.1110011.0003.912.20
Rawly EastwickP8024.223001.0001.82.63
Andy MessersmithP6522.122001.0001.61.67
Bob KammeyerP7021.207001.0002.911.00
Paul LindbladP7118.124001.0002.95.86
Ken HoltzmanP5317.206001.0003.061.20
Larry McCallP5116.004011.0002.25.80
Brian DoyleSS7015.024011.0003.60.86
Dave RajsichP4213.101001.000.68.25
George Zeber2B1110.01210.7502.703.00
Mickey Klutts3B119.01211.7503.003.00
Cliff Johnson1B118.040001.0004.504.00
Fred Stanley3B418.002001.0002.25.50
Paul Blair2B506.22310.8336.751.00
Paul BlairSS404.210001.0001.93.25
Damaso GarciaSS304.00010.000.00.00
Paul Blair3B303.20000.000.00.00
Graig NettlesSS203.010001.0003.00.50
Ron DavisP402.110001.0003.86.25
Dennis Sherrill3B102.00000.000.00.00
Fran HealyC101.00000.000.00.000000.000
Domingo RamosSS101.00000.000.00.00
1851146713146.043821758113362.9824.203.321108361.424

Postseason - Pitching:

PlayerSeriesWLWin%ERAGGSGFCGSHOSVIPHRERHRBBIBBSOHBPBKWPBF
Catfish HunterWS11.5004.1522000013.01366210500050
Catfish HunterALCS00.0004.501100006.0733330500026
Ron GuidryWS101.0001.001101009.0811070400039
Paul LindbladWS00.00011.571000002.1433000100011
Sparky LyleALCS00.00013.501010001.132200000007
Dick TidrowWS00.0001.932010004.2411000500017
Dick TidrowALCS00.0004.761000005.2833120100026
Ron GuidryALCS101.0001.131100008.0711010700030
Rich GossageWS101.000.003030006.0100010400019
Ken ClayALCS00.000.001010013.2000030200014
Jim BeattieWS101.0002.001101009.0922040800038
Ken ClayWS00.00011.571000002.1443120200114
Ed FigueroaALCS01.00027.001100001.055300000009
Rich GossageALCS101.0004.502020014.0322000300015
Ed FigueroaWS01.0008.102200006.2966350200032
Jim BeattieALCS101.0001.691100005.1211050300023
Totals73.7003.782210820288.08740371034052001370

Postseason - Batting:

PlayerSeriesGPPAABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOBAOBPSLGOPSTBDPHBPSHSFIBB
Roy WhiteWS629249800142045.333.429.458.8871100100
Thurman MunsonWS628255830071037.320.393.440.8331110000
Roy WhiteALCS417165510110012.313.353.563.915910001
Reggie JacksonALCS417135610260134.462.5291.0001.5291300010
Brian DoyleWS616164710020000.438.438.500.938800000
Bucky DentWS6252431010070012.417.440.458.8981100000
Jim SpencerWS414123200000024.167.286.167.452200000
Graig NettlesALCS415153501120001.333.333.6671.0001000000
Lou PiniellaWS625253700041000.280.280.280.560710000
Thurman MunsonALCS418182510120000.278.278.500.778910000
Mickey RiversWS518182600011102.333.333.333.667600000
Paul BlairWS6982310000014.375.444.500.944400000
Lou PiniellaALCS417172400000003.235.235.235.471400000
Reggie JacksonWS628232910280037.391.500.6961.1961602001
Graig NettlesWS625252400010006.160.160.160.320410000
Paul BlairALCS4661000000001.000.000.000.000000000
Chris ChamblissALCS415151600020004.400.400.400.800600000
Chris ChamblissWS312111200000011.182.250.182.432200000
Catfish HunterALCS1000000000000.000.000.000.000000000
Gary ThomassonALCS3110000000000.000.000.000.000000000
Rich GossageWS3000000000000.000.000.000.000000000
Catfish HunterWS2000000000000.000.000.000.000000000
Paul LindbladWS1000000000000.000.000.000.000000000
Ron GuidryWS1000000000000.000.000.000.000000000
Ron GuidryALCS1000000000000.000.000.000.000000000
Jay JohnstoneWS2000000000000.000.000.000.000000000
Cliff JohnsonWS2220000000001.000.000.000.000010000
Sparky LyleALCS1000000000000.000.000.000.000000000
Ken ClayWS1000000000000.000.000.000.000000000
Mike HeathWS1000000000000.000.000.000.000000000
Dick TidrowWS2000000000000.000.000.000.000000000
Brian DoyleALCS3870200010011.286.375.286.661200000
Ken ClayALCS1000000000000.000.000.000.000000000
Rich GossageALCS2000000000000.000.000.000.000000000
Dick TidrowALCS1000000000000.000.000.000.000000000
Mickey RiversALCS413110500000020.455.539.455.993500000
Fred StanleyALCS2550100000002.200.200.200.400100000
Bucky DentALCS415150300040000.200.200.200.400310000
Jim BeattieALCS1000000000000.000.000.000.000000000
Jim BeattieWS1000000000000.000.000.000.000000000
Fred StanleyWS3650110000010.200.333.400.733200000
Cliff JohnsonALCS1110000000000.000.000.000.000000000
Gary ThomassonWS3440100000101.250.250.250.500100000
Ed FigueroaALCS1000000000000.000.000.000.000000000
Ed FigueroaWS2000000000000.000.000.000.000000000
Totals13838936255110111852532358.304.348.406.75414772112

Postseason - Fielding by Position:

Catchers
PlayerSeriesPosGPGSInn.POAEDPFld%RF/9RF/GPBSBCSCS%
Chris ChamblissALCS1B4435.0281011.0007.467.25
Graig NettlesALCS3B4435.067021.0003.343.25
Thurman MunsonALCSC4435.0224001.0006.696.50100.000
Bucky DentALCSSS4435.02810.9092.572.50
Lou PiniellaALCSRF3327.0100001.0003.333.33
Roy WhiteALCSLF3325.030001.0001.081.00
Mickey RiversALCSCF4423.081011.0003.522.25
Brian DoyleALCS2B3219.036001.0004.263.00
Fred StanleyALCS2B2215.033001.0003.603.00
Paul BlairALCSCF3011.070001.0005.732.33
Lou PiniellaALCSLF118.030001.0003.383.00
Ron GuidryALCSP118.00000.000.00.00
Reggie JacksonALCSRF118.040001.0004.504.00
Catfish HunterALCSP116.001001.0001.501.00
Dick TidrowALCSP105.202001.0003.182.00
Jim BeattieALCSP115.120001.0003.382.00
Rich GossageALCSP204.001001.0002.25.50
Ken ClayALCSP103.20000.000.00.00
Gary ThomassonALCSLF202.020001.0009.001.00
Sparky LyleALCSP101.111001.00013.502.00
Paul BlairALCS2B101.010001.0009.001.00
Gary ThomassonALCSCF101.00000.000.00.00
Ed FigueroaALCSP111.00000.000.00.00
Graig NettlesWS3B6653.0818041.0004.424.33
Bucky DentWSSS6653.081624.9234.084.00
Thurman MunsonWSC6652.0335011.0006.586.33000.000
Roy WhiteWSLF6650.0150001.0002.702.50
Lou PiniellaWSRF6650.0141011.0002.702.50
Brian DoyleWS2B6436.0177061.0006.004.00
Chris ChamblissWS1B3327.0171041.0006.006.00
Mickey RiversWSCF4427.070001.0002.331.75
Jim SpencerWS1B3326.0232041.0008.658.33
Paul BlairWSCF6120.050001.0002.25.83
Fred StanleyWS2B3217.052011.0003.712.33
Catfish HunterWSP2213.020001.0001.381.00
Jim BeattieWSP119.001001.0001.001.00
Ron GuidryWSP119.011001.0002.002.00
Ed FigueroaWSP226.20000.000.00.00
Gary ThomassonWSCF116.020001.0003.002.00
Rich GossageWSP306.00000.000.00.00
Dick TidrowWSP204.20000.000.00.00
Gary ThomassonWSLF203.010001.0003.00.50
Jay JohnstoneWSRF203.010001.0003.00.50
Ken ClayWSP102.10000.000.00.00
Paul LindbladWSP102.10000.000.00.00
Mike HeathWSC101.00000.000.00.00000.000
Totals12390792.026489329.9924.012.87100.000