How many World Series have the Yankees played in and how many have they won
How many World Series have the Yankees played in and how many have they won? Also, who was the MVP each year they won?
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Since 1903 the Yankees have appeared in 40 World Series. The Yankees have won 27 World Series titles and lost 13. The first title was in 1923 and, most recently, in 2009. MVPs were not selected until 1955. The MVP in the years they won were as follows:
1956 NY Yankees 4, Brooklyn 3: Don Larsen
1958 NY Yankees 4, Mil. Braves 3: Bob Turley
1961 NY Yankees 4, Cincinnati 1: Whitey Ford
1962 NY Yankees 4, San Francisco 3: Ralph Terry
1977 NY Yankees 4, Los Angeles 2: Reggie Jackson
1978 NY Yankees 4, Los Angeles 2: Bucky Dent
1996 NY Yankees 4, Atlanta 2: John Wetteland
1998 NY Yankees 4, San Diego 0: Scott Brosius
1999 NY Yankees 4, Atlanta 0: Mariano Rivera
2000 NY Yankees 4, NY Mets 1: Derek Jeter
2009 Yankees 4, Phillies 2: Hideki Matsui
1. I located this information on the Major League Baseball History page of the Major League Baseball website. The direct link to this site is:
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I selected this source because it is the official site of Major League Baseball. To locate this source, I used the Google search engine at:
I used the search terms <MLB World Series>. Once on the site I selected “results and recaps.” All of the requested information is on that page.
2. Another good source for this information is the Baseball Almanac. The first link below is the team results and the next is the MVP list. This source is located at:
The MVP list is located at:
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I selected this source because it is an up to date and comprehensive baseball statistics site. To locate the site I used the Google search engine at:
Search terms I used were <World Series MVP>. Also, to locate the teams results I select “history” and then “World Series.” I hope this is the information you were looking for. If you need any further help, please contact us again.
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