1965 New York Yankees Roster

The 1965 New York Yankees team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 1965 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 1965 New York Yankees Opening Day starters list, a 1965 New York Yankees salary list, a 1965 New York Yankees uniform number breakdown and a 1965 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

6-03
190
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1940-01-21
6-05
205
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Left
1945-12-15
6-00
185
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1939-03-08
6-02
180
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1941-02-13
5-11
170
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1939-10-06
5-11
177
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1941-06-28
5-10
181
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Left
1928-10-21
6-07
195
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Left
1934-11-30
6-03
205
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1945-09-20
6-02
220
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1939-10-25
6-00
185
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1935-04-28
6-00
215
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1938-07-02
6-04
190
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1936-12-17
6-02
193
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1939-08-13
6-02
190
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1941-11-13
6-02
185
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1929-10-10
6-01
198
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1933-02-26
6-02
215
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1936-12-10
6-00
185
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1938-11-07
6-02
200
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Right
1929-02-23
6-02
205
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1933-04-22
6-00
192
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1936-03-12
6-00
182
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1937-02-09
6-03
202
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Left
1937-04-23
5-09
178
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1940-06-02
6-03
191
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1935-10-12
6-01
180
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1939-06-04
5-11
180
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1946-05-20
6-02
200
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Left
1940-10-09
5-09
170
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1935-08-19
5-09
170
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1937-05-08
5-11
182
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Right
1929-07-08
5-11
198
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1931-10-20
6-00
200
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1934-09-10
6-02
190
Left
Left
1941-08-30
6-02
175
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Right
1945-02-15
6-03
195
Left
Left
1940-08-03
6-00
191
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Both
1938-09-20
5-10
172
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Both
1943-12-27
6-00
176
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1937-12-12
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The 1965 New York Yankees played 162 games during the regular season, won 77 games, lost 85 games, and finished in sixth position. They played their home games at Yankee Stadium (Park Factors: 99/98) where 1,213,552 fans witnessed their 1965 Yankees finish the season with a .475 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 1965 New York Yankees Opening Day starters list, a 1965 New York Yankees salary list, a 1965 New York Yankees uniform number breakdown and a 1965 New York Yankees primary starters list:

1965 New York Yankees
Salaries

Bobby Murcer $195,800.00
Mickey Mantle $100,000.00
Roger Maris $72,000.00
Elston Howard $70,000.00
Whitey Ford $58,000.00
Jim Bouton $30,000.00
Bobby Richardson $30,000.00
Pedro Ramos $25,000.00
Al Downing $22,500.00
Phil Linz $20,200.00
Mel Stottlemyre $18,000.00
Duke Carmel $12,500.00
Doc Edwards $12,500.00
Rollie Sheldon $12,500.00
Bobby Tiefenauer $12,000.00
Pete Mikkelsen $11,000.00
Ray Barker $7,500.00

Did you know that a 1965 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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