Yankees win 90 games for the 60th time since 1901

C.C. Sabathia (14-6) gave up six hits, two runs, one walk, while striking out 10 over eight innings as the Yankees beat the Minnesota Twins, 8-2.

Derek Jeter‘s hitting streak ended at 19 games.

The win gave the Yankees 90 wins for the 60th time since 1901 and the 11th time in 12 seasons (they won 89 games in 2008).

Rk Year Tm G W ▾ L Ties W-L% Finish
1 1998 New York Yankees 162 114 48 0 .704 1st of 5
2 1927 New York Yankees 155 110 44 1 .714 1st of 8
3 1961 New York Yankees 163 109 53 1 .673 1st of 10
4 1932 New York Yankees 156 107 47 2 .695 1st of 8
5 1939 New York Yankees 152 106 45 1 .702 1st of 8
6 1963 New York Yankees 161 104 57 0 .646 1st of 10
7 2009 New York Yankees 162 103 59 0 .636 1st of 5
8 2002 New York Yankees 161 103 58 0 .640 1st of 5
9 1980 New York Yankees 162 103 59 0 .636 1st of 7
10 1954 New York Yankees 155 103 51 1 .669 2nd of 8
11 1942 New York Yankees 154 103 51 0 .669 1st of 8
12 1937 New York Yankees 157 102 52 3 .662 1st of 8
13 1936 New York Yankees 155 102 51 2 .667 1st of 8
14 2004 New York Yankees 162 101 61 0 .623 1st of 5
15 2003 New York Yankees 163 101 61 1 .623 1st of 5
16 1941 New York Yankees 156 101 53 2 .656 1st of 8
17 1928 New York Yankees 154 101 53 0 .656 1st of 8
18 1978 New York Yankees 163 100 63 0 .613 1st of 7
19 1977 New York Yankees 162 100 62 0 .617 1st of 7
20 1964 New York Yankees 164 99 63 2 .611 1st of 10
21 1953 New York Yankees 151 99 52 0 .656 1st of 8
22 1938 New York Yankees 157 99 53 5 .651 1st of 8
23 1999 New York Yankees 162 98 64 0 .605 1st of 5
24 1957 New York Yankees 154 98 56 0 .636 1st of 8
25 1951 New York Yankees 154 98 56 0 .636 1st of 8
26 1950 New York Yankees 155 98 56 1 .636 1st of 8
27 1943 New York Yankees 155 98 56 1 .636 1st of 8
28 1923 New York Yankees 152 98 54 0 .645 1st of 8
29 1921 New York Yankees 153 98 55 0 .641 1st of 8
30 2011 New York Yankees 162 97 65 0 .599 1st of 5
31 2006 New York Yankees 162 97 65 0 .599 1st of 5
32 1985 New York Yankees 161 97 64 0 .602 2nd of 7
33 1976 New York Yankees 159 97 62 0 .610 1st of 6
34 1960 New York Yankees 155 97 57 1 .630 1st of 8
35 1956 New York Yankees 154 97 57 0 .630 1st of 8
36 1949 New York Yankees 155 97 57 1 .630 1st of 8
37 1947 New York Yankees 155 97 57 1 .630 1st of 8
38 1997 New York Yankees 162 96 66 0 .593 2nd of 5
39 1962 New York Yankees 162 96 66 0 .593 1st of 10
40 1955 New York Yankees 154 96 58 0 .623 1st of 8
41 2010 New York Yankees 162 95 67 0 .586 2nd of 5
42 2005 New York Yankees 162 95 67 0 .586 1st of 5
43 2001 New York Yankees 161 95 65 1 .594 1st of 5
44 1952 New York Yankees 154 95 59 0 .617 1st of 8
45 1920 New York Yankees 154 95 59 0 .617 3rd of 8
46 2007 New York Yankees 162 94 68 0 .580 2nd of 5
47 1948 New York Yankees 154 94 60 0 .610 3rd of 8
48 1934 New York Yankees 154 94 60 0 .610 2nd of 8
49 1931 New York Yankees 155 94 59 2 .614 2nd of 8
50 1922 New York Yankees 154 94 60 0 .610 1st of 8
51 1970 New York Yankees 163 93 69 1 .574 2nd of 6
52 1996 New York Yankees 162 92 70 0 .568 1st of 5
53 1958 New York Yankees 155 92 62 1 .597 1st of 8
54 1904 New York Highlanders 155 92 59 4 .609 2nd of 8
55 1983 New York Yankees 162 91 71 0 .562 3rd of 7
56 1933 New York Yankees 152 91 59 2 .607 2nd of 8
57 1926 New York Yankees 155 91 63 1 .591 1st of 8
58 1986 New York Yankees 162 90 72 0 .556 2nd of 7
59 1906 New York Highlanders 155 90 61 4 .596 2nd of 8
60 2012 New York Yankees 155 90 65 0 .581 1st of 5
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Generated 9/26/2012.