New York Yankees playoff history


Monday, October 9th 2000, 12:00 am
By: News On 6


The playoff history for the New York Yankees:



DIVISIONAL PLAYOFFS

(Won 5, Lost 2)

1981: Beat Milwaukee Brewers, 3-2

1995: Lost to Seattle Mariners, 3-2

1996: Beat Texas Rangers, 3-1

1997: Lost to Cleveland Indians, 3-2

1998: Beat Texas Rangers, 3-0

1999: Beat Texas Rangers, 3-0

2000: Beat Oakland Athletics, 3-2

   Record: Won 19, Lost 11



LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES

(Won 7, Lost 1)

1976: Beat Kansas City Royals, 3-2

1977: Beat Kansas City Royals, 3-2

1978: Beat Kansas City Royals, 3-1

1980: Lost to Kansas City Royals, 3-0

1981: Beat Oakland Athletics, 3-0

1996: Beat Baltimore Orioles, 4-1

1998: Beat Cleveland Indians, 4-2

1999: Beat Boston Red Sox, 4-1

2000: vs. Seattle Mariners

   Record: Won 24, Lost 12



WORLD SERIES

(Won 25, Lost 11)

1921: Lost to New York Giants, 5 games to 3-x

1922: Lost to New York Giants, 4-0-y

1923: Beat New York Giants, 4-2

1926: Lost to St. Louis Cardinals, 4-3

1927: Beat Pittsburgh Pirates, 4-0

1928: Beat St. Louis Cardinals, 4-0

1932: Beat Chicago Cubs, 4-0

1936: Beat New York Giants, 4-2

1937: Beat New York Giants, 4-1

1938: Beat Chicago Cubs, 4-0

1939: Beat Cincinnati Reds, 4-0

1941: Beat Brooklyn Dodgers, 4-1

1942: Lost to St. Louis Cardinals, 4-1

1943: Beat St. Louis Cardinals, 4-1

1947: Beat Brooklyn Dodgers, 4-3

1949: Beat Brooklyn Dodgers, 4-1

1950: Beat Philadelphia Phillies, 4-0

1951: Beat New York Giants, 4-2

1952: Beat Brooklyn Dodgers, 4-3

1953: Beat Brooklyn Dodgers, 4-2

1955: Lost to Brooklyn Dodgers, 4-3

1956: Beat Brooklyn Dodgers, 4-3

1957: Lost to Milwaukee Braves, 4-3

1958: Beat Milwaukee Braves, 4-3

1960: Lost to Pittsburgh Pirates, 4-3

1961: Beat Cincinnati Reds, 4-1

1962: Beat San Francisco Giants, 4-3

1963: Lost to Los Angeles Dodgers, 4-0

1964: Lost to St. Louis Cardinals, 4-3

1976: Lost to Cincinnati Reds, 4-0

1977: Beat Los Angeles Dodgers, 4-2

1978: Beat Los Angeles Dodgers, 4-2

1981: Lost to Los Angeles Dodgers, 4-2

1996: Beat Atlanta Braves, 4-2

1998: Beat San Diego Padres, 4-0

1999: Beat Atlanta Braves, 4-0

   Record: Won 121, Lost 79


x-series was best-of-9

y-one game was tied