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These are the greatest Yankees of all-time, voted on by Yankees fans who really know who the best Yankees players of all time were. Not only does this list contain the best men ever to play ball in pinstripes, it has some of the best current baseball players, some of the greatest baseball players of all time, and even some of the best athletes of all time. They were (and are) the best Yankees players and they are all listed here.

From the famous Yankee Clipper to Mr. October, these are the great baseball players that have made the New York Yankees one of the best sports franchises of all time. Obviously there are talented new Yankees players coming up to the bigs every year, so if your favorite Yankee player isn't on the list, make sure to add them so other NY Yankees fans can vote for them and propel them up the list to the spot of Best New York Yankee of all time (good luck taking that from Babe Ruth or Lou Gehrig, possibly the most legendary Yankees ever).

Feel free to rerank this list of the top Yankees players ever to reflect your favorite Yankees, and as ever, go Bombers!
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1
1,968 262
Babe Ruth is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Babe Ruth Right fielder, Outfielder, Left fielder

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2
1,729 221
Lou Gehrig is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Lou Gehrig First baseman

3
1,633 283
Mickey Mantle is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Mickey Mantle Outfielder, First baseman, Center fielder

4
1,482 244
Joe DiMaggio is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Joe DiMaggio Center fielder

5
1,749 428
Derek Jeter is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Derek Jeter Shortstop

6
1,306 256
Yogi Berra is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Yogi Berra Manager, Outfielder, Catcher

7
1,260 291
Mariano Rivera is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Mariano Rivera Relief pitcher, Pitcher

8
928 212
Whitey Ford is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Whitey Ford Pitcher

9
726 330
Thurman Munson is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Thurman Munson Catcher

10
771 367
Don Mattingly is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Don Mattingly Manager, First baseman

11
706 305
Roger Maris is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Roger Maris Right fielder, Outfielder

12
681 282
Reggie Jackson is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Reggie Jackson Designated hitter, Right fielder, Outfielder

13
600 259
Bernie Williams is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Bernie Williams Outfielder, Center fielder

14
550 243
Ron Guidry is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Ron Guidry Starting pitcher, Pitcher

15
573 256
Andy Pettitte is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Andy Pettitte Starting pitcher, Pitcher

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16
505 201
Bill Dickey is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Bill Dickey Catcher

17
491 219
Phil Rizzuto is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Phil Rizzuto Shortstop

18
496 253
Jorge Posada is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Jorge Posada Designated hitter, Catcher, First baseman

19
404 182
Lefty Gomez is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Lefty Gomez Pitcher

20
420 178
Goose Gossage is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Goose Gossage Pitcher

21
425 238
Paul O'Neill is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Paul O'Neill Right fielder, Outfielder

22
355 178
Elston Howard is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Elston Howard Left fielder, Catcher

23
335 201
Willie Randolph is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Willie Randolph Second baseman

24
385 210
Dave Winfield is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Dave Winfield Designated hitter, Right fielder, Outfielder

25
341 197
Graig Nettles is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Graig Nettles Third baseman

26
379 117
Casey Stengel is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Casey Stengel Manager, Right fielder, Outfielder

27
360 129
Joe Torre is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
rangerboy61 added Joe Torre Manager, Catcher, First baseman

28
304 142
Catfish Hunter is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Catfish Hunter Pitcher

29
450 462
Alex Rodriguez is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Alex Rodriguez Shortstop, Third baseman

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30
337 180
Billy Martin is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Billy Martin Second baseman

31
337 213
Rickey Henderson is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Rickey Henderson Left fielder

32
299 160
Tony Lazzeri is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Tony Lazzeri Second baseman

33
351 310
Robinson Canó is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Robinson Canó Second baseman

34
237 154
Red Ruffing is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Red Ruffing Starting pitcher, Pitcher

35
271 185
Bobby Murcer is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Bobby Murcer Right fielder, Outfielder, Center fielder

36
285 179
Mike Mussina is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Mike Mussina Pitcher

37
264 133
Hideki Matsui is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Hideki Matsui Designated hitter, Left fielder, Center fielder

38
253 152
Mel Stottlemyre is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Mel Stottlemyre Starting pitcher, Pitcher

39
190 121
Dave Righetti is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Dave Righetti Relief pitcher, Pitcher

40
229 150
Earle Combs is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Earle Combs Outfielder

41
224 119
Tino Martinez is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Tino Martinez First baseman

42
202 146
Roy White is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Roy White Outfielder, Left fielder

43
239 158
Lou Piniella is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Lou Piniella Manager, Outfielder, Left fielder

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44
259 134
George Steinbrenner is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
George Steinbrenner

45
217 183
Roger Clemens is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Roger Clemens Pitcher

46
199 104
Don Larsen is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Don Larsen Pitcher

47
199 138
Waite Hoyt is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Waite Hoyt Pitcher

48
205 134
Joe Gordon is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Joe Gordon Second baseman

49
209 137
Hank Bauer is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Hank Bauer Right fielder

50
192 143
Bob Meusel is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Bob Meusel Right fielder, Outfielder, Left fielder