1962 New York Yankees Roster

The 1962 New York Yankees team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 1962 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 1962 New York Yankees Opening Day starters list, a 1962 New York Yankees salary list, a 1962 New York Yankees uniform number breakdown and a 1962 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

5-08
190
Left
Left
1927-02-18
6-00
185
Right
Right
1939-03-08
6-01
180
Left
Both
1931-06-02
6-02
182
Right
Right
1924-12-11
6-01
180
Right
Right
1932-07-09
6-04
192
Right
Right
1932-08-04
5-11
170
Right
Right
1939-10-06
6-01
185
Left
Left
1932-10-07
5-11
177
Left
Right
1941-06-28
5-10
181
Left
Left
1928-10-21
6-00
215
Right
Right
1938-07-02
6-04
190
Right
Right
1936-12-17
6-02
193
Right
Right
1939-08-13
6-03
195
Right
Right
1936-01-09
6-02
215
Right
Right
1930-09-19
5-08
194
Right
Left
1925-05-12
6-02
200
Right
Right
1929-02-23
6-00
182
Right
Right
1937-02-09
6-00
180
Right
Right
1927-07-19
6-00
185
Right
Left
1938-11-07
6-03
191
Right
Left
1935-10-12
6-01
180
Right
Right
1939-06-04
6-04
210
Left
Left
1926-02-06
5-09
170
Right
Right
1935-08-19
5-11
195
Right
Right
1930-12-18
6-00
191
Right
Both
1938-09-20
6-01
198
Right
Left
1933-02-26
6-00
202
Right
Right
1925-05-05
5-11
182
Right
Right
1929-07-08
5-11
198
Right
Both
1931-10-20
6-00
200
Right
Left
1934-09-10
6-02
200
Left
Left
1940-10-09
6-00
185
Right
Right
1933-02-02
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The 1962 New York Yankees played 162 games during the regular season, won 96 games, lost 66 games, and finished in first position. They played their home games at Yankee Stadium (Park Factors: 97/94) where 1,493,574 fans witnessed their 1962 Yankees finish the season with a .593 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 1962 New York Yankees Opening Day starters list, a 1962 New York Yankees salary list, a 1962 New York Yankees uniform number breakdown and a 1962 New York Yankees primary starters list:

Did you know that a 1962 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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