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New York Yankees

 

2016 Season Record: 84-78 (-3 wins from 2015)

 

Departures:

C Brian McCann--> Traded to Astros

1B Mark Teixeira--> Retired

DH Billy Butler

SP Nathan Eovaldi--> Rays

RP Richard Bleier--> Traded to Orioles

RP Nick Goody--> Traded to Indians

RP Blake Parker--> Claimed by Angels

RP James Pazos--> Traded to Mariners

RP Kirby Yates--> Claimed by Angels

 

Additions:

1B Chris Carter (Brewers)

LF Matt Holliday (Cardinals)

RP Aroldis Chapman (Cubs)

 

Top 100 Prospects:

SS Gleyber Torres (6th overall)

RF Clint Frazier (24th overall)

OF Blake Rutherford (30th overall)

SP James Kaprielian (48th overall)

RF Aaron Judge (54th overall)

SP Justus Sheffield (73rd overall)

2B/SS Jorge Mateo (80th overall)

 

*New Addition

 

Projected Opening Day Lineup:

C Gary Sanchez

1B Greg Bird

2B Starlin Castro

SS Didi Gregorius

3B Chase Headley

LF Brett Gardner

CF Jacoby Ellsbury

RF Aaron Judge

DH Matt Holliday*

Projected Opening Day Rotation:

SP1 Masahiro Tanaka

SP2 Michael Pineda

SP3 C.C. Sabathia

SP4 Luis Severino

SP5 Chad Green

 

 

Projected Opening Day Bullpen:

Closer Aroldis Chapman

RP1 Dellin Betances

RP2 Tyler Clippard

RP3 Dietrich Enns

 

 

Key Team Stats from 2016:

 

Runs Scored: 22nd (680)

Home Runs: 19th (183)

Batting Average: 20th (.252)

OBP: 25th (.314)

 

Team ERA: 15th (4.16)

Batting Average Against: 8th (.248)

WHIP: 7th (1.26)

Fielding Percentage: 9th (.985)

Masahiro Tanaka

Brett Gardner