New York Yankees is a professional baseball team competing in MLB (Major League Baseball). The club has been founded in Baltimore in 1901 among AL's 8 charter franchises. In 1903, the team moved to New York City and turned up as New York Highlanders prior to selecting Yankees as official name in the year 1913. Yankee Global Enterprises, LLC owns the team and is controlled by George Steinbrenner's family who bought this team in 1973. Brian Cashman and Joe Girardi are the general manager and manager of the team respectively. The team has won 27 World Series championships, 18 division titles and 40 AL pennants.