1945 New York Yankees Roster

The 1945 New York Yankees team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 1945 season. It is a comprehensive team roster and player names are sorted by the fielding position where the most number of games were played during the regular season. Every player's name links to their career statistics.

Below the main roster you will find in the Fast Facts section: a 1945 New York Yankees Opening Day starters list, a 1945 New York Yankees salary list, a 1945 New York Yankees uniform number breakdown and a 1945 New York Yankees primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

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Complete Roster

210
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1916-10-21
6-02
215
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1913-08-16
6-00
175
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1916-05-12
6-00
181
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1907-09-12
6-01
186
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1910-08-19
6-00
190
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1918-02-12
6-03½
200
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1917-09-17
5-11½
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1918-08-23
6-02
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1917-10-28
6-04
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1918-01-25
6-02
205
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1905-05-03
6-02
180
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1902-10-08
6-00
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1903-08-06
6-02
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1913-03-26
6-00
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1911-11-07
6-02
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1921-05-23
6-00
200
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1916-02-03
6-02
205
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1915-06-23
6-01
180
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1919-10-02
5-10
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1910-10-04
6-02
198
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1913-09-19
5-11
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1915-04-13
5-10½
172
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1915-01-13
6-00
180
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1919-03-05
5-08½
175
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1918-10-26
6-01
180
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1916-10-07
5-10
190
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1916-09-12
6-04½
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1916-08-30
6-02
190
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1909-09-19
5-11
190
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Left
1915-06-01
5-11½
175
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Right
1911-08-04
5-08½
153
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Left
1903-04-16
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The 1945 New York Yankees played 152 games during the regular season, won 81 games, lost 71 games, and finished in fourth position. They played their home games at Yankee Stadium (Park Factors: 105/103) where 881,845 fans witnessed their 1945 Yankees finish the season with a .533 winning percentage.

Baseball Almanac is pleased to present a unique set of rosters not easily found on the Internet. Included, where data is available, is a 1945 New York Yankees Opening Day starters list, a 1945 New York Yankees salary list, a 1945 New York Yankees uniform number breakdown and a 1945 New York Yankees primary starters list:

Did you know that a 1945 New York Yankees Schedule is available and it includes dates of every game played, scores of every game played, a cumulative record, and many hard to find splits (Monthly Splits, Team vs Team Splits & Score Related Splits)?

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