1949 New York Yankees Roster

The 1949 New York Yankees team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 1949 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 1949 New York Yankees Opening Day starters list, a 1949 New York Yankees salary list, a 1949 New York Yankees uniform number breakdown and a 1949 New York Yankees primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

"(Judge) Landis cleaned it (the game) up, and Babe Ruth glorified it." - Tommy Henrich
1949 New York Yankees


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Complete Roster

163
Right
Right
1914-06-07
6-01
182
Left
Left
1919-12-31
6-01
207
Right
Right
1913-10-14
6-00
200
Right
Right
1920-07-13
6-01
190
Right
Right
1925-09-24
5-10
185
Left
Left
1918-06-21
6-03
200
Right
Right
1925-04-28
6-02
205
Left
Left
1917-10-28
6-03
205
Right
Right
1922-07-24
6-00
190
Right
Right
1923-08-10
6-01
205
Right
Right
1919-03-28
6-00
195
Right
Right
1917-02-10
6-01
200
Right
Both
1919-08-09
6-00
195
Right
Right
1920-10-02
5-08
194
Right
Left
1925-05-12
5-11
193
Right
Right
1919-08-09
6-00
165
Right
Right
1920-12-06
5-10
175
Right
Right
1924-10-13
6-01
180
Right
Left
1924-10-25
6-00
170
Right
Right
1924-09-14
6-00
185
Left
Left
1922-12-03
5-10
180
Right
Right
1918-08-30
6-02
200
Left
Left
1925-03-24
6-02
215
Right
Left
1913-01-07
6-01½
200
Left
Left
1925-06-14
6-04
193
Right
Right
1921-09-06
5-06
160
Right
Right
1917-09-25
5-08½
175
Right
Right
1918-10-26
6-00
192
Right
Right
1922-07-31
5-10
175
Right
Left
1925-11-13
6-02
193
Right
Right
1914-11-25
6-00
180
Left
Left
1913-02-20
5-10
190
Right
Left
1916-09-12
6-04½
217
Right
Right
1916-08-30
6-03
205
Right
Left
1922-03-13
5-09½
195
Right
Left
1922-08-16
5-10
170
Right
Right
1915-12-19


The 1949 New York Yankees played 154 games during the regular season, won 97 games, lost 57 games, and finished in first position. They played their home games at Yankee Stadium (Park Factors: 100/96) where 2,283,676 fans witnessed their 1949 Yankees finish the season with a .630 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 1949 New York Yankees Opening Day starters list, a 1949 New York Yankees salary list, a 1949 New York Yankees uniform number breakdown and a 1949 New York Yankees primary starters list:

1949 New York Yankees
Opening Day Starters


No Opening Day Information Available


1949 New York Yankees
Salaries

Joe DiMaggio $100,000.00
Tommy Henrich $40,000.00
Johnny Mize $35,000.00
Phil Rizzuto $28,000.00
Charlie Keller $20,625.00
Yogi Berra $19,000.00
Snuffy Stirnweiss $17,500.00
Spec Shea $11,250.00
Ralph Houk $6,500.00
Charlie Silvera $5,000.00
Ralph Buxton $2,500.00

Did you know that a 1949 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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