Welcome to our 5th 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 2011:
Home Games: 70
Total attendance: 117,162 (up 17.47% from 2010: 99,736)
Average: 1,775.18 (up from 2010: 1,534.4)
Highest attended game: 5,891 on Thursday, May 19th vs St. Lucie
Lowest attended game: 817 on Tuesday, May 10th vs Bradenton
Low point of average attendance: April 21, Game 7 (1,423.14)
Double headers: 4 (Apr 26, July 1, Aug 10, Aug 24)
Notable rehab assignments: Rafael Soriano
Other notable appearances: None
(red highlight = below annual average of 1,775.18)
The following graph depicts the average attendance by month.
The following graph depicts the average attendance by day.
By Starting Pitcher: