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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
2,040 269
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
1,779 238
Lou Gehrig is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Lou Gehrig First baseman

3
1,684 298
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
1,538 254
Joe DiMaggio is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Joe DiMaggio Center fielder

5
1,799 444
Derek Jeter is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Derek Jeter Shortstop

6
1,343 265
Yogi Berra is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Yogi Berra Manager, Outfielder, Catcher

7
1,295 298
Mariano Rivera is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Mariano Rivera Relief pitcher, Pitcher

8
955 218
Whitey Ford is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Whitey Ford Pitcher

9
740 341
Thurman Munson is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Thurman Munson Catcher

10
784 379
Don Mattingly is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Don Mattingly Manager, First baseman

11
722 317
Roger Maris is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Roger Maris Right fielder, Outfielder

12
701 291
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
616 270
Bernie Williams is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Bernie Williams Outfielder, Center fielder

14
562 248
Ron Guidry is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Ron Guidry Starting pitcher, Pitcher

15
581 267
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
512 211
Bill Dickey is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Bill Dickey Catcher

17
506 227
Phil Rizzuto is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Phil Rizzuto Shortstop

18
512 261
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
409 190
Lefty Gomez is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Lefty Gomez Pitcher

20
427 186
Goose Gossage is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Goose Gossage Pitcher

21
433 245
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
364 185
Elston Howard is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Elston Howard Left fielder, Catcher

23
343 207
Willie Randolph is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Willie Randolph Second baseman

24
392 216
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
351 204
Graig Nettles is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Graig Nettles Third baseman

26
392 121
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
367 136
Joe Torre is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
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28
464 480
Alex Rodriguez is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Alex Rodriguez Shortstop, Third baseman

29
313 151
Catfish Hunter is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Catfish Hunter Pitcher

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30
350 188
Billy Martin is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Billy Martin Second baseman

31
346 223
Rickey Henderson is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Rickey Henderson Left fielder

32
306 165
Tony Lazzeri is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Tony Lazzeri Second baseman

33
243 158
Red Ruffing is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Red Ruffing Starting pitcher, Pitcher

34
359 321
Robinson Canó is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Robinson Canó Second baseman

35
276 190
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
288 186
Mike Mussina is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Mike Mussina Pitcher

37
276 139
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
258 157
Mel Stottlemyre is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Mel Stottlemyre Starting pitcher, Pitcher

39
233 123
Tino Martinez is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Tino Martinez First baseman

40
234 153
Earle Combs is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Earle Combs Outfielder

41
195 128
Dave Righetti is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Dave Righetti Relief pitcher, Pitcher

42
245 163
Lou Piniella is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Lou Piniella Manager, Outfielder, Left fielder

43
205 151
Roy White is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Roy White Outfielder, Left fielder

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44
266 138
George Steinbrenner is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
George Steinbrenner

45
223 188
Roger Clemens is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Roger Clemens Pitcher

46
206 108
Don Larsen is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Don Larsen Pitcher

47
201 142
Waite Hoyt is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Waite Hoyt Pitcher

48
206 138
Joe Gordon is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Joe Gordon Second baseman

49
213 140
Hank Bauer is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Hank Bauer Right fielder

50
195 146
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