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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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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
+ - 1,705 217
Lou Gehrig is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Lou Gehrig First baseman

3
+ - 1,609 279
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
+ - 1,457 242
Joe DiMaggio is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Joe DiMaggio Center fielder

5
+ - 1,286 251
Yogi Berra is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Yogi Berra Manager, Outfielder, Catcher

6
+ - 1,724 423
Derek Jeter is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Derek Jeter Shortstop

7
+ - 1,246 286
Mariano Rivera is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Mariano Rivera Relief pitcher, Pitcher

8
+ - 914 207
Whitey Ford is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Whitey Ford Pitcher

9
+ - 762 359
Don Mattingly is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Don Mattingly Manager, First baseman

10
+ - 715 328
Thurman Munson is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Thurman Munson Catcher

11
+ - 698 300
Roger Maris is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Roger Maris Right fielder, Outfielder

12
+ - 667 277
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
+ - 593 255
Bernie Williams is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Bernie Williams Outfielder, Center fielder

14
+ - 542 240
Ron Guidry is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Ron Guidry Starting pitcher, Pitcher

15
+ - 564 253
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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+ - 495 197
Bill Dickey is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Bill Dickey Catcher

17
+ - 485 215
Phil Rizzuto is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Phil Rizzuto Shortstop

18
+ - 488 248
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
+ - 397 179
Lefty Gomez is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Lefty Gomez Pitcher

20
+ - 414 175
Goose Gossage is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Goose Gossage Pitcher

21
+ - 419 235
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
+ - 348 177
Elston Howard is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Elston Howard Left fielder, Catcher

23
+ - 380 208
Dave Winfield is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Dave Winfield Designated hitter, Right fielder, Outfielder

24
+ - 330 199
Willie Randolph is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Willie Randolph Second baseman

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+ - 337 195
Graig Nettles is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Graig Nettles Third baseman

26
+ - 372 114
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
+ - 353 129
Joe Torre is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Joe Torre Manager, Catcher, First baseman

28
+ - 300 138
Catfish Hunter is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Catfish Hunter Pitcher

29
+ - 443 454
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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+ - 331 178
Billy Martin is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Billy Martin Second baseman

31
+ - 332 211
Rickey Henderson is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Rickey Henderson Left fielder

32
+ - 295 158
Tony Lazzeri is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Tony Lazzeri Second baseman

33
+ - 344 305
Robinson Canó is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Robinson Canó Second baseman

34
+ - 232 152
Red Ruffing is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Red Ruffing Starting pitcher, Pitcher

35
+ - 267 184
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
+ - 280 178
Mike Mussina is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Mike Mussina Pitcher

37
+ - 257 130
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
+ - 249 149
Mel Stottlemyre is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Mel Stottlemyre Starting pitcher, Pitcher

39
+ - 188 117
Dave Righetti is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Dave Righetti Relief pitcher, Pitcher

40
+ - 227 146
Earle Combs is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Earle Combs Outfielder

41
+ - 219 116
Tino Martinez is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Tino Martinez First baseman

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+ - 200 143
Roy White is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Roy White Outfielder, Left fielder

43
+ - 236 155
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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+ - 254 130
George Steinbrenner is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
George Steinbrenner

45
+ - 195 101
Don Larsen is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Don Larsen Pitcher

46
+ - 210 181
Roger Clemens is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Roger Clemens Pitcher

47
+ - 198 134
Waite Hoyt is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Waite Hoyt Pitcher

48
+ - 204 130
Joe Gordon is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Joe Gordon Second baseman

49
+ - 207 134
Hank Bauer is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Hank Bauer Right fielder

50
+ - 190 140
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