New York Yankees Franchise History

26 World Series championship seasons: 1923, 1927, 1928, 1932, 1936, 1937, 1938,
1939, 1941, 1943, 1947, 1949, 1950, 1951, 1952, 1953, 1956, 1958, 1961, 1962,
1977, 1978, 1996, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2009
Last World Series championship: 2009, 10 seasons ago
 
Baltimore Orioles became New York Highlanders in 1903
New York Highlanders became New York Yankees in 1913
 
Best finish (by location):
Bal Orioles finished 68-65 (.511) in 1901
NY Yankees beat NY Giants in World Series in 1923 season
NY Yankees beat Pittsburgh in World Series in 1927 season
NY Yankees beat St Louis in World Series in 1928 season
NY Yankees beat Chi Cubs in World Series in 1932 season
NY Yankees beat NY Giants in World Series in 1936 season
NY Yankees beat NY Giants in World Series in 1937 season
NY Yankees beat Chi Cubs in World Series in 1938 season
NY Yankees beat Cincinnati in World Series in 1939 season
NY Yankees beat Brooklyn in World Series in 1941 season
NY Yankees beat St Louis in World Series in 1943 season
NY Yankees beat Brooklyn in World Series in 1947 season
NY Yankees beat Brooklyn in World Series in 1949 season
NY Yankees beat Philadelphia in World Series in 1950 season
NY Yankees beat NY Giants in World Series in 1951 season
NY Yankees beat Brooklyn in World Series in 1952 season
NY Yankees beat Brooklyn in World Series in 1953 season
NY Yankees beat Brooklyn in World Series in 1956 season
NY Yankees beat Mil Braves in World Series in 1958 season
NY Yankees beat Cincinnati in World Series in 1961 season
NY Yankees beat San Francisco in World Series in 1962 season
NY Yankees beat Los Angeles in World Series in 1977 season
NY Yankees beat Los Angeles in World Series in 1978 season
NY Yankees beat Atlanta in World Series in 1996 season
NY Yankees beat San Diego in World Series in 1998 season
NY Yankees beat Atlanta in World Series in 1999 season
NY Yankees beat NY Mets in World Series in 2000 season
NY Yankees beat Philadelphia in World Series in 2009 season