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This is a list of the best New York Yankees center fielders of all time. The New York Yankees have had some amazing center fielders throughout their years in the MLB, but who is the all time greatest? The Yankees are one of the most storied franchises in all of sports, with 27 championships on their resume.

Center field is one of the most crucial positions on the field, and many of the players on this list Vote for the player you believe deserves to be called number one. Keep in mind you're voting on the best player and not the best team, so even if a player never won a World Series with the New York Yankees they can still be considered their best center fielder.

On this list, you'll find a variety of Yankees center fielders, including Joe DiMaggio, Mickey Mantle, Bernie Williams, and Hideki Matsui. Go ahead and vote up the greatest Yankees center fielder of all time, and when you're finished, head on over and vote on the best Yankees left fielders of all time.

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Joe DiMaggio is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Yankees Center Fielders of All Time
Joe DiMaggio Center fielder

2
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Mickey Mantle is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Yankees Center Fielders of All Time
Mickey Mantle Outfielder, First baseman, Center fielder

3
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Bernie Williams is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Yankees Center Fielders of All Time
Bernie Williams Outfielder, Center fielder

4
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Bobby Murcer is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Yankees Center Fielders of All Time
Bobby Murcer Right fielder, Outfielder, Center fielder

5
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Brett Gardner is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Yankees Center Fielders of All Time
Brett Gardner Left fielder, Center fielder

6
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Earle Combs is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Yankees Center Fielders of All Time
Earle Combs Outfielder

7
51 29
Mickey Rivers is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Yankees Center Fielders of All Time
Mickey Rivers Center fielder

8
45 33
Hideki Matsui is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Yankees Center Fielders of All Time
Hideki Matsui Designated hitter, Left fielder, Center fielder

9
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Curtis Granderson is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Yankees Center Fielders of All Time
Curtis Granderson Center fielder

10
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Johnny Damon is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Yankees Center Fielders of All Time
Johnny Damon Designated hitter, Outfielder, Left fielder

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Aaron Hicks is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Yankees Center Fielders of All Time
Aaron Hicks Center fielder

12
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Roberto Kelly is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Yankees Center Fielders of All Time
Roberto Kelly Outfielder, Center fielder

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Claudell Washington is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Yankees Center Fielders of All Time
Claudell Washington Right fielder, Outfielder

14
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Lawton Witt is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Yankees Center Fielders of All Time
Lawton Witt

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Jacoby Ellsbury is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Yankees Center Fielders of All Time
bryanhockey9 added Jacoby Ellsbury Center fielder

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Melky Cabrera is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Yankees Center Fielders of All Time
Melky Cabrera Outfielder, Left fielder, Center fielder

17
13 24
Chili Davis is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Yankees Center Fielders of All Time
Chili Davis Designated hitter, Right fielder, Outfielder

18
8 21
Elmer Miller is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Yankees Center Fielders of All Time
Elmer Miller