1955 New York Yankees

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Season Overview

96-58 Lost WS
Record Outcome

1955 New York Yankees

What was the record of the 1955 New York Yankees?

The New York Yankees finished the regular season with a 96-58 record. They went 52-25 at home and 44-33 on the road. Including the postseason, the New York Yankees went 99-62. Their final game was a loss in the World Series to the Brooklyn Dodgers.

What division did the 1955 New York Yankees play in?

The 1955 New York Yankees played in the American League, which didn't have any divisions in 1955.

What was the 1955 New York Yankees record by month?

The 1955 New York Yankees had their best month in May, when they went 21-7 and had a 75% win percentage. Their worst month was July, when they went 12-17 and had a 41.4% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
April 9-6 60% +34
May 21-7 75% +57
June 20-11 64.5% +31
July 12-17 41.4% -10
August 17-11 60.7% +41
September 17-6 73.9% +40

Did the 1955 New York Yankees Win The World Series?

No. While the 1955 New York Yankees did play in the World Series, they lost to the Brooklyn Dodgers.

What was the run differential for the 1955 New York Yankees?

The New York Yankees finished the regular season with a run differential of +193. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Yankees could have been expected to have about 97.1 wins, or a 97-57 record in the regular season.

How did the 1955 New York Yankees perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1955 New York Yankees went 26-21.

How did the 1955 New York Yankees perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1955 New York Yankees went 7-6 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1955 New York Yankees?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1955 New York Yankees was a 8 game winning streak.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1955 New York Yankees?

The longest losing streak that the New York Yankees had during the 1955 regular season was 4 games, which occured 2 separate times.

1955 New York Yankees Schedule

= Playoff Team

Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Wed, Apr 13, 1955 vs Washington Senators Win 19 - 1
Thu, Apr 14, 1955 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 4 - 8
Fri, Apr 15, 1955 @ Boston Red Sox Win 6 - 4
Sat, Apr 16, 1955 @ Washington Senators Win 5 - 2
Sun, Apr 17, 1955 @ Washington Senators Loss 3 - 7
Mon, Apr 18, 1955 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 6 - 0
Wed, Apr 20, 1955 vs Baltimore Orioles Loss 3 - 6
Thu, Apr 21, 1955 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 14 - 2
Fri, Apr 22, 1955 vs Boston Red Sox Win 3 - 0
Sat, Apr 23, 1955 vs Boston Red Sox Win 7 - 2
Sun, Apr 24, 1955 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 0 - 1
Tue, Apr 26, 1955 @ Chicago White Sox Win 5 - 0
Wed, Apr 27, 1955 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 4 - 13
Thu, Apr 28, 1955 @ Kansas City Athletics Win 11 - 4
Fri, Apr 29, 1955 @ Kansas City Athletics Loss 0 - 6
Sun, May 1, 1955 @ Detroit Tigers Win 6 - 1
Mon, May 2, 1955 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 1 - 7
Tue, May 3, 1955 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 4 - 7
Wed, May 4, 1955 @ Cleveland Indians Win 11 - 5
Fri, May 6, 1955 @ Boston Red Sox Win 6 - 0
Sat, May 7, 1955 @ Boston Red Sox Win 9 - 6
Sun, May 8, 1955 @ Boston Red Sox Win 5 - 0
Tue, May 10, 1955 vs Cleveland Indians Loss 6 - 9
Wed, May 11, 1955 vs Cleveland Indians Loss 3 - 4
Fri, May 13, 1955 vs Detroit Tigers Win 5 - 2
Sat, May 14, 1955 vs Detroit Tigers Win 7 - 6
Sun, May 15, 1955 vs Kansas City Athletics Loss 3 - 4
Sun, May 15, 1955 vs Kansas City Athletics Win 8 - 4
Tue, May 17, 1955 vs Chicago White Sox Win 1 - 0
Wed, May 18, 1955 vs Chicago White Sox Win 11 - 6
Fri, May 20, 1955 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 7 - 5
Sat, May 21, 1955 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 9 - 4
Sun, May 22, 1955 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 5 - 0
Sun, May 22, 1955 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 7 - 5
Tue, May 24, 1955 vs Washington Senators Loss 2 - 3
Wed, May 25, 1955 vs Washington Senators Win 6 - 2
Thu, May 26, 1955 vs Washington Senators Win 8 - 4
Thu, May 26, 1955 vs Washington Senators Win 7 - 3
Fri, May 27, 1955 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 6 - 2
Sat, May 28, 1955 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 3 - 2
Sun, May 29, 1955 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 1 - 0
Mon, May 30, 1955 @ Washington Senators Loss 2 - 3 (10)
Mon, May 30, 1955 @ Washington Senators Win 5 - 3
Wed, Jun 1, 1955 @ Kansas City Athletics Win 3 - 1
Wed, Jun 1, 1955 @ Kansas City Athletics Win 6 - 1
Thu, Jun 2, 1955 @ Kansas City Athletics Win 12 - 6
Fri, Jun 3, 1955 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 2 - 3
Sat, Jun 4, 1955 @ Chicago White Sox Win 4 - 3
Sun, Jun 5, 1955 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 3 - 5
Sun, Jun 5, 1955 @ Chicago White Sox Win 3 - 2 (10)
Mon, Jun 6, 1955 @ Detroit Tigers Win 7 - 5
Tue, Jun 7, 1955 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 3 - 4 (12)
Wed, Jun 8, 1955 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 1 - 3
Thu, Jun 9, 1955 @ Detroit Tigers Win 7 - 3
Fri, Jun 10, 1955 @ Cleveland Indians Win 3 - 2
Sat, Jun 11, 1955 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 6 - 7
Sun, Jun 12, 1955 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 2 - 10
Sun, Jun 12, 1955 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 3 - 7
Tue, Jun 14, 1955 vs Detroit Tigers Win 7 - 6 (10)
Wed, Jun 15, 1955 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 6 - 8
Thu, Jun 16, 1955 vs Detroit Tigers Win 3 - 2
Fri, Jun 17, 1955 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 1 - 2
Sat, Jun 18, 1955 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 3 - 6
Sun, Jun 19, 1955 vs Chicago White Sox Win 7 - 1
Sun, Jun 19, 1955 vs Chicago White Sox Win 5 - 2
Tue, Jun 21, 1955 vs Kansas City Athletics Win 6 - 2
Wed, Jun 22, 1955 vs Kansas City Athletics Win 6 - 1
Thu, Jun 23, 1955 vs Kansas City Athletics Win 4 - 0
Fri, Jun 24, 1955 vs Cleveland Indians Win 2 - 1 (10)
Sat, Jun 25, 1955 vs Cleveland Indians Win 3 - 2
Sun, Jun 26, 1955 vs Cleveland Indians Loss 0 - 5
Sun, Jun 26, 1955 vs Cleveland Indians Win 2 - 0
Wed, Jun 29, 1955 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 9 - 2
Wed, Jun 29, 1955 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 7 - 3
Fri, Jul 1, 1955 vs Washington Senators Win 7 - 2
Sat, Jul 2, 1955 vs Washington Senators Win 12 - 0
Sun, Jul 3, 1955 vs Washington Senators Loss 0 - 5
Mon, Jul 4, 1955 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 2 - 4
Mon, Jul 4, 1955 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 5 - 10
Wed, Jul 6, 1955 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 0 - 4
Fri, Jul 8, 1955 @ Washington Senators Win 3 - 0
Sat, Jul 9, 1955 @ Washington Senators Win 4 - 0
Sun, Jul 10, 1955 @ Washington Senators Loss 4 - 6
Sun, Jul 10, 1955 @ Washington Senators Win 8 - 3
Thu, Jul 14, 1955 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 4 - 5
Fri, Jul 15, 1955 @ Cleveland Indians Win 4 - 3 (10)
Sat, Jul 16, 1955 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 3 - 6
Sat, Jul 16, 1955 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 1 - 2
Sun, Jul 17, 1955 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 5 - 6 (10)
Tue, Jul 19, 1955 @ Chicago White Sox Win 4 - 3
Wed, Jul 20, 1955 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 6 - 8
Thu, Jul 21, 1955 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 6 - 9
Fri, Jul 22, 1955 @ Kansas City Athletics Loss 1 - 3
Sat, Jul 23, 1955 @ Kansas City Athletics Loss 7 - 8 (11)
Sun, Jul 24, 1955 @ Kansas City Athletics Win 7 - 3
Sun, Jul 24, 1955 @ Kansas City Athletics Win 2 - 0
Tue, Jul 26, 1955 vs Chicago White Sox Win 1 - 0
Wed, Jul 27, 1955 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 4 - 7
Thu, Jul 28, 1955 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 2 - 3
Fri, Jul 29, 1955 vs Kansas City Athletics Win 3 - 2
Sat, Jul 30, 1955 vs Kansas City Athletics Loss 2 - 12
Sun, Jul 31, 1955 vs Kansas City Athletics Win 5 - 2
Sun, Jul 31, 1955 vs Kansas City Athletics Loss 1 - 7
Tue, Aug 2, 1955 vs Cleveland Indians Win 2 - 1 (10)
Wed, Aug 3, 1955 vs Cleveland Indians Loss 1 - 2
Thu, Aug 4, 1955 vs Cleveland Indians Loss 3 - 6
Fri, Aug 5, 1955 vs Detroit Tigers Win 3 - 0
Sat, Aug 6, 1955 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 5 - 7
Sun, Aug 7, 1955 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 2 - 4
Sun, Aug 7, 1955 vs Detroit Tigers Win 3 - 2 (10)
Tue, Aug 9, 1955 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 1 - 4
Wed, Aug 10, 1955 vs Boston Red Sox Win 3 - 2 (13)
Thu, Aug 11, 1955 vs Boston Red Sox Win 5 - 3
Sun, Aug 14, 1955 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 7 - 2
Sun, Aug 14, 1955 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 20 - 6
Mon, Aug 15, 1955 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 5 - 4
Mon, Aug 15, 1955 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 12 - 6
Tue, Aug 16, 1955 @ Boston Red Sox Win 13 - 6
Wed, Aug 17, 1955 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 1 - 7
Fri, Aug 19, 1955 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 8 - 0
Sat, Aug 20, 1955 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 3 - 2
Sun, Aug 21, 1955 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 6 - 1
Tue, Aug 23, 1955 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 2 - 7
Wed, Aug 24, 1955 @ Detroit Tigers