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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
2,080 273
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
1,805 242
Lou Gehrig is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Lou Gehrig First baseman

3
1,711 305
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
1,569 259
Joe DiMaggio is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Joe DiMaggio Center fielder

5
1,364 270
Yogi Berra is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Yogi Berra Manager, Outfielder, Catcher

6
1,836 455
Derek Jeter is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Derek Jeter Shortstop

7
1,324 301
Mariano Rivera is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Mariano Rivera Relief pitcher, Pitcher

8
974 219
Whitey Ford is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Whitey Ford Pitcher

9
748 345
Thurman Munson is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Thurman Munson Catcher

10
735 320
Roger Maris is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Roger Maris Right fielder, Outfielder

11
793 384
Don Mattingly is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Don Mattingly Manager, First baseman

12
721 294
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
629 272
Bernie Williams is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Bernie Williams Outfielder, Center fielder

14
571 251
Ron Guidry is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Ron Guidry Starting pitcher, Pitcher

15
593 270
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
524 213
Bill Dickey is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Bill Dickey Catcher

17
514 230
Phil Rizzuto is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Phil Rizzuto Shortstop

18
527 263
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
413 192
Lefty Gomez is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Lefty Gomez Pitcher

20
431 188
Goose Gossage is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Goose Gossage Pitcher

21
444 246
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
369 185
Elston Howard is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Elston Howard Left fielder, Catcher

23
358 206
Graig Nettles is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Graig Nettles Third baseman

24
348 209
Willie Randolph is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Willie Randolph Second baseman

25
402 216
Dave Winfield is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Dave Winfield Designated hitter, Right fielder, Outfielder

26
380 138
Joe Torre is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
rangerboy61 added Joe Torre Manager, Catcher, First baseman

27
398 124
Casey Stengel is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Casey Stengel Manager, Right fielder, Outfielder

28
320 152
Catfish Hunter is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Catfish Hunter Pitcher

29
480 490
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
354 192
Billy Martin is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Billy Martin Second baseman

31
354 226
Rickey Henderson is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Rickey Henderson Left fielder

32
313 167
Tony Lazzeri is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Tony Lazzeri Second baseman

33
305 186
Mike Mussina is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Mike Mussina Pitcher

34
279 192
Bobby Murcer is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Bobby Murcer Right fielder, Outfielder, Center fielder

35
250 158
Red Ruffing is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Red Ruffing Starting pitcher, Pitcher

36
365 326
Robinson Canó is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Robinson Canó Second baseman

37
284 141
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
264 158
Mel Stottlemyre is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Mel Stottlemyre Starting pitcher, Pitcher

39
238 154
Earle Combs is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Earle Combs Outfielder

40
240 126
Tino Martinez is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Tino Martinez First baseman

41
247 165
Lou Piniella is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Lou Piniella Manager, Outfielder, Left fielder

42
198 129
Dave Righetti is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Dave Righetti Relief pitcher, Pitcher

43
272 140
George Steinbrenner is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
George Steinbrenner

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44
212 108
Don Larsen is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Don Larsen Pitcher

45
208 151
Roy White is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Roy White Outfielder, Left fielder

46
229 191
Roger Clemens is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Roger Clemens Pitcher

47
205 143
Waite Hoyt is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Waite Hoyt Pitcher

48
211 138
Joe Gordon is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Joe Gordon Second baseman

49
217 140
Hank Bauer is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Hank Bauer Right fielder

50
196 163
Bucky Dent is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Bucky Dent Shortstop