1918 New York Yankees Roster

The 1918 New York Yankees team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 1918 season. It is a comprehensive team roster and player names are sorted by the fielding position where the most number of games were played during the regular season. Every player's name links to their career statistics.

Below the main roster you will find in the Fast Facts section: a 1918 New York Yankees Opening Day starters list, a 1918 New York Yankees salary list, a 1918 New York Yankees uniform number breakdown and a 1918 New York Yankees primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

"It was short (Frank Baker's bat) but almost like a piece of lead because it weighed over fifty ounces." - Jack McGrath
1918 New York Yankees


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Complete Roster

6-02
175
Right
Right
1893-05-20
6-02
190
Right
Left
1888-04-26
6-00
180
Right
Right
1897-02-16
169
Right
Right
1890-10-29
5-11
185
Right
Right
1893-07-21
6-07
195
Left
Left
1890-08-01
6-02
160
Right
Right
1895-04-10
6-02
165
Left
Left
1889-02-18
6-05
187
Right
Right
1895-02-22
5-11½
160
Left
Right
1887-08-16
5-11
165
Right
Both
1893-07-31
6-00
185
Right
Right
1894-06-10
5-11
168
Right
Right
1890-12-04
6-00
180
Left
Left
1896-07-05
6-02
200
Right
Right
1891-03-04
6-01
190
Right
Right
1889-06-05
5-08
168
Right
Right
1879-08-04
5-09
150
Right
Right
1896-02-20
5-08½
160
Right
Right
1892-11-05
5-11
173
Right
Left
1886-03-13
5-10½
160
Right
Right
1885-09-30
5-11
160
Right
Right
1895-11-10
6-00
195
Right
Left
1889-09-28
5-10½
165
Right
Right
1891-02-05
6-01
180
Left
Left
1893-02-17
5-11
175
Right
Right
1888-01-10
5-10½
160
Right
Right
1896-08-28
5-08
195
Right
Right
1887-10-08
5-08
155
Right
Left
1892-06-10
5-07½
155
Left
Left
1887-10-24
5-11
160
Right
Right
1883-04-04
6-01
185
Right
Left
1884-11-01
6-01
185
Right
Left
1897-03-21
5-10
157
Right
Right
1887-10-03
6-00
175
Right
Right
1890-07-28
5-10½
163
Right
Right
1895-04-12


The 1918 New York Yankees played 123 games during the regular season, won 60 games, lost 63 games, and finished in fourth position. They played their home games at the Polo Grounds (Park Factors: 102/102) where 282,047 fans witnessed their 1918 Yankees finish the season with a .488 winning percentage.

Baseball Almanac is pleased to present a unique set of rosters not easily found on the Internet. Included, where data is available, is a 1918 New York Yankees Opening Day starters list, a 1918 New York Yankees salary list, a 1918 New York Yankees uniform number breakdown and a 1918 New York Yankees primary starters list:

1918 New York Yankees
Opening Day Starters


No Opening Day Information Available


1918 New York Yankees
Salaries


1918 New York Yankees
Uniform Numbers

Uniform Numbers Not Worn

Did you know that a 1918 New York Yankees Schedule is available and it includes dates of every game played, scores of every game played, a cumulative record, and many hard to find splits (Monthly Splits, Team vs Team Splits & Score Related Splits)?

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