Catchers and pitchers who tended to start together for the New York Yankees

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YearGamesPitcher (starts)As batteryCatcher (starts)
1927155Waite Hoyt (32)
22
Pat Collins (74)
1958155Art Ditmar (13)
12
Elston Howard (64)
1979160Ed Figueroa (16)
16
Thurman Munson (88)
1984162Phil Niekro (31)
30
Butch Wynegar (117)
1988161Rick Rhoden (30)
20
Joel Skinner (72)
1989161Andy Hawkins (34)
28
Don Slaught (93)
1989161Dave LaPoint (20)
18
Don Slaught (93)
1989161Clay Parker (17)
12
Bob Geren (56)
1992162Melido Perez (33)
16
Mike Stanley (48)
1993162Jimmy Key (34)
16
Matt Nokes (47)
1995145Sterling Hitchcock (27)
16
Jim Leyritz (42)
1996162Dwight Gooden (29)
26
Joe Girardi (110)
1996162Andy Pettitte (34)
27
Jim Leyritz (50)
1997162David Cone (29)
27
Joe Girardi (109)
1997162Dwight Gooden (19)
15
Jorge Posada (52)
1997162Ramiro Mendoza (15)
11
Jorge Posada (52)
1998162David Cone (31)
30
Joe Girardi (76)
1998162Orlando Hernandez (21)
19
Jorge Posada (85)
1998162Hideki Irabu (28)
22
Jorge Posada (85)
1998162Andy Pettitte (32)
29
Joe Girardi (76)
1998162David Wells (30)
26
Jorge Posada (85)
1999162Orlando Hernandez (33)
29
Jorge Posada (98)
1999162Hideki Irabu (27)
26
Jorge Posada (98)
1999162Andy Pettitte (31)
27
Joe Girardi (64)
2000161David Cone (29)
15
Chris Turner (23)
2005162Randy Johnson (34)
21
John Flaherty (39)
2006162Cory Lidle (9)
7
Sal Fasano (16)
2006162Mike Mussina (32)
30
Jorge Posada (121)
2007162Mike Mussina (27)
11
Wil Nieves (21)
2007162Andy Pettitte (34)
33
Jorge Posada (125)
2008162Mike Mussina (34)
32
Jose Molina (81)
2008162Sidney Ponson (15)
10
Ivan Rodriguez (26)
2010162A.J. Burnett (33)
23
Francisco Cervelli (80)
2010162Phil Hughes (29)
21
Jorge Posada (78)
2010162Javier Vazquez (26)
19
Francisco Cervelli (80)

Includes all games played 1919-2010.
Selected according to the formula (M - P * C / T) >= 6, where T = team games, P = games started by the pitcher, C = games started by the catcher, and M = mutual starts by the pitcher and catcher. In essence, any battery which started together 6 more times than would have been expected if their individual starts had been distributed randomly is considered to include a personal catcher.
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