Welcome to our 3rd attendance review post on the Tampa Yankees, minor league affiliate of the New York Yankees.
The Tampa Yankees began play in 1994. After two seasons playing at the University of South Florida, the Tampa Yankees moved to Legends Field, a stadium built across the street from Raymond James Stadium, home of the NFL’s Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Legends Field was renamed Steinbrenner Field in 2008.
Tampa Yankees 2009:
Home Games: 69
Total attendance: 92,671 (up 6.68% from 2008: 86,870)
Average: 1,519.2 (up from 2008: 1,472.37)
Highest attended game: 4,760 on Friday, July 3rd vs Lakeland
Lowest attended game: 773 on Tuesday, June 2nd vs Charlotte
Low point of average attendance: April 22, Game 4 (1,370)
Double headers: 8 (May 15, May 21, June 18, June 28, July 10, July 21, Aug 17, Aug 18)
Cancellations: 2 (June 27 – Port St Lucie, Aug 19 – Daytona)
Notable rehab assignments: None
Other notable appearances: None
(red highlight = below annual average of 1,519.2)
The following graph depicts the average attendance by month.
The following graph depicts the average attendance by day of the week.
By Starting Pitcher: