Gulf Coast League Yankees

Gulf Coast League Yankees

Gulf Coast League Yankees
Founded in 2000
Tampa, Florida
Class-level
Current Rookie
Minor league affiliations
League Gulf Coast League
Division North Division
Major league affiliations
Current New York Yankees (1999-present)
Minor league titles
League titles (4)
  • 2004
  • 2005
  • 2007
  • 2011
Division titles (4)
  • 2004
  • 2005
  • 2007
  • 2011
Team data
Nickname Gulf Coast League Yankees (2000-present)
Ballpark George M. Steinbrenner Field (2004-present)
New York Yankees
Manager Tom Nieto

The Gulf Coast League Yankees (or GCL Yankees) are the Yankee Complex. The team is composed mainly of players who are in their first year of professional baseball either as draftees or non-drafted free agents from the United States, Canada, Dominican Republic, Venezuela, and other countries.

The GCL Yankees have won the Gulf Coast League championship four times, in 2004, 2005, 2007 and 2011.

Contents

  • History 1
  • Roster 2
  • Notable alumni 3
  • References 4
  • External links 5

History

In 2004, the Gulf Coast Yankees swept the Gulf Coast Red Sox to become the 2004 Gulf Coast League Champions. In 2005, the GCL Yankees swept the Gulf Coast Mets in the best-of-three series to win the Gulf Coast League championship again. In 2007, the GCL Yankees defeated the Gulf Coast Dodgers to claim the title again. The team defeated the Gulf Coast Marlins in the 2011 Gulf Coast League championship series.

Roster

Notable alumni

References

  • GCL Yankees
  • New York Yankees News
  • Baseball America - Daily Dish

External links

  • Gulf Coast Yankees page at The Baseball Cube