The New York Yankees are undoubtedly one of the greatest sports franchises of all time.
Deeply rooted in tradition and committed to excellence, the Yankees lead the MLB in World Series Championships with a stunning 27 rings.
To put that in perspective, the next team on the list is the St. Louis Cardinals, with 11.
No matter how great a franchise may be, no team is exempt from having disastrous seasons.
The Yanks are no exception.
Since their origin in 1901, the franchise has enjoyed some of the most successful seasons in sports history.
Unfortunately, reality doesn't always permit teams to take the bright days without the dark ones.
To help us be thankful for the New York Yankees we root for today, here is a list of the worst teams in franchise history.