Team Logo. The Battle Creek Yankees were a team in the Midwest League. They were the Low-A affiliate of the New York Yankees. In 2005 they changed their name to the Southwest Michigan Devil Rays. Retrieved from "https://prosportsteams.fandom.com/wiki/Battle_Creek_Yankees?oldid=10017" Categories: Former MWL Teams Teams in Michigan Add category Cancel Save Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.