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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
2,149 284
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
1,860 257
Lou Gehrig is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Lou Gehrig First baseman

3
1,761 324
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
1,612 268
Joe DiMaggio is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Joe DiMaggio Center fielder

5
1,401 283
Yogi Berra is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Yogi Berra Manager, Outfielder, Catcher

6
1,887 476
Derek Jeter is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Derek Jeter Shortstop

7
1,365 308
Mariano Rivera is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Mariano Rivera Relief pitcher, Pitcher

8
1,006 227
Whitey Ford is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Whitey Ford Pitcher

9
766 357
Thurman Munson is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Thurman Munson Catcher

10
814 390
Don Mattingly is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Don Mattingly Manager, First baseman

11
756 334
Roger Maris is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Roger Maris Right fielder, Outfielder

12
741 300
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
641 281
Bernie Williams is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Bernie Williams Outfielder, Center fielder

14
583 258
Ron Guidry is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Ron Guidry Starting pitcher, Pitcher

15
607 276
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
534 220
Bill Dickey is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Bill Dickey Catcher

17
526 237
Phil Rizzuto is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Phil Rizzuto Shortstop

18
537 273
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
416 199
Lefty Gomez is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Lefty Gomez Pitcher

20
442 195
Goose Gossage is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Goose Gossage Pitcher

21
450 252
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
383 190
Elston Howard is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Elston Howard Left fielder, Catcher

23
369 212
Graig Nettles is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Graig Nettles Third baseman

24
354 217
Willie Randolph is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Willie Randolph Second baseman

25
408 224
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
389 145
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
408 130
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
330 159
Catfish Hunter is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Catfish Hunter Pitcher

29
496 504
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
360 203
Billy Martin is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Billy Martin Second baseman

31
362 233
Rickey Henderson is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Rickey Henderson Left fielder

32
320 173
Tony Lazzeri is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Tony Lazzeri Second baseman

33
311 193
Mike Mussina is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Mike Mussina Pitcher

34
290 197
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
257 163
Red Ruffing is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Red Ruffing Starting pitcher, Pitcher

36
375 336
Robinson Canó is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Robinson Canó Second baseman

37
296 145
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
276 165
Mel Stottlemyre is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Mel Stottlemyre Starting pitcher, Pitcher

39
249 130
Tino Martinez is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Tino Martinez First baseman

40
243 160
Earle Combs is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Earle Combs Outfielder

41
253 169
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
204 133
Dave Righetti is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Dave Righetti Relief pitcher, Pitcher

43
221 113
Don Larsen is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Don Larsen Pitcher

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44
215 156
Roy White is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Roy White Outfielder, Left fielder

45
237 198
Roger Clemens is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Roger Clemens Pitcher

46
208 148
Waite Hoyt is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Waite Hoyt Pitcher

47
212 143
Joe Gordon is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Joe Gordon Second baseman

48
221 145
Hank Bauer is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Hank Bauer Right fielder

49
193 92
Bobby Richardson is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Bobby Richardson Second baseman

50
201 170
Bucky Dent is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Greatest New York Yankees of All-Time
Bucky Dent Shortstop