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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
2,102 278
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
1,824 246
Lou Gehrig is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Lou Gehrig First baseman

3
1,727 311
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
1,581 262
Joe DiMaggio is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Joe DiMaggio Center fielder

5
1,374 276
Yogi Berra is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Yogi Berra Manager, Outfielder, Catcher

6
1,854 463
Derek Jeter is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Derek Jeter Shortstop

7
1,339 304
Mariano Rivera is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Mariano Rivera Relief pitcher, Pitcher

8
987 222
Whitey Ford is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Whitey Ford Pitcher

9
753 349
Thurman Munson is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Thurman Munson Catcher

10
805 384
Don Mattingly is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Don Mattingly Manager, First baseman

11
742 326
Roger Maris is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Roger Maris Right fielder, Outfielder

12
731 294
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
632 275
Bernie Williams is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Bernie Williams Outfielder, Center fielder

14
576 253
Ron Guidry is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Ron Guidry Starting pitcher, Pitcher

15
597 272
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
529 214
Bill Dickey is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Bill Dickey Catcher

17
516 233
Phil Rizzuto is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Phil Rizzuto Shortstop

18
531 265
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
413 195
Lefty Gomez is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Lefty Gomez Pitcher

20
434 190
Goose Gossage is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Goose Gossage Pitcher

21
447 247
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
371 187
Elston Howard is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Elston Howard Left fielder, Catcher

23
362 209
Graig Nettles is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Graig Nettles Third baseman

24
349 212
Willie Randolph is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Willie Randolph Second baseman

25
404 219
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
382 141
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
401 127
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
323 154
Catfish Hunter is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Catfish Hunter Pitcher

29
487 492
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
354 197
Billy Martin is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Billy Martin Second baseman

31
359 227
Rickey Henderson is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Rickey Henderson Left fielder

32
316 169
Tony Lazzeri is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Tony Lazzeri Second baseman

33
308 188
Mike Mussina is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Mike Mussina Pitcher

34
281 194
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
252 160
Red Ruffing is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Red Ruffing Starting pitcher, Pitcher

36
368 329
Robinson Canó is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Robinson Canó Second baseman

37
288 141
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
268 160
Mel Stottlemyre is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Mel Stottlemyre Starting pitcher, Pitcher

39
243 126
Tino Martinez is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Tino Martinez First baseman

40
240 156
Earle Combs is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Earle Combs Outfielder

41
249 166
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
200 131
Dave Righetti is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Dave Righetti Relief pitcher, Pitcher

43
275 143
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
213 110
Don Larsen is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Don Larsen Pitcher

45
209 153
Roy White is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Roy White Outfielder, Left fielder

46
232 192
Roger Clemens is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Roger Clemens Pitcher

47
206 145
Waite Hoyt is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Waite Hoyt Pitcher

48
211 140
Joe Gordon is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Joe Gordon Second baseman

49
217 142
Hank Bauer is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Hank Bauer Right fielder

50
198 166
Bucky Dent is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Bucky Dent Shortstop