1966 New York Yankees Roster

The 1966 New York Yankees team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 1966 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 1966 New York Yankees Opening Day starters list, a 1966 New York Yankees salary list, a 1966 New York Yankees uniform number breakdown and a 1966 New York Yankees primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

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1966 New York Yankees

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Complete Roster

6-02
203
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Right
1944-12-15
6-00
185
Right
Right
1939-03-08
5-11
170
Right
Right
1939-10-06
5-11
177
Left
Right
1941-06-28
5-10
181
Left
Left
1928-10-21
6-00
190
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Right
1930-11-24
6-07
195
Left
Left
1934-11-30
6-03
195
Left
Left
1942-02-15
6-00
200
Left
Both
1942-02-08
6-00
185
Right
Both
1935-04-28
6-00
215
Right
Right
1938-07-02
6-02
190
Right
Right
1941-11-13
6-02
195
Right
Right
1941-06-28
6-00
170
Right
Left
1939-08-25
6-04
200
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Left
1938-12-04
6-00
185
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Left
1938-11-07
6-02
200
Right
Right
1929-02-23
5-11
170
Right
Right
1936-01-06
6-00
192
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Left
1936-03-12
6-00
182
Right
Right
1937-02-09
5-09
178
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Both
1940-06-02
5-11
175
Right
Right
1944-08-18
6-01
190
Left
Left
1942-07-21
5-11
195
Right
Right
1944-03-14
5-11
180
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Left
1946-05-20
6-02
200
Left
Left
1940-10-09
5-09
170
Right
Right
1935-08-19
5-09
165
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Both
1935-01-07
6-01
185
Right
Right
1937-10-13
5-11
182
Right
Right
1929-07-08
5-11
198
Right
Both
1931-10-20
6-00
200
Right
Left
1934-09-10
6-03
195
Left
Left
1940-08-03
6-00
191
Right
Both
1938-09-20
6-01
187
Right
Left
1943-05-07
5-10
172
Right
Both
1943-12-27
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The 1966 New York Yankees played 159 games during the regular season, won 70 games, lost 89 games, and finished in tenth position. They played their home games at Yankee Stadium (Park Factors: 96/97) where 1,124,648 fans witnessed their 1966 Yankees finish the season with a .440 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 1966 New York Yankees Opening Day starters list, a 1966 New York Yankees salary list, a 1966 New York Yankees uniform number breakdown and a 1966 New York Yankees primary starters list:

1966 New York Yankees
Opening Day Starters

No Opening Day Information Available

1966 New York Yankees
Salaries

Mickey Mantle $100,000.00
Elston Howard $75,000.00
Roger Maris $75,000.00
Whitey Ford $60,000.00
Bobby Richardson $60,000.00
Bob Friend $47,000.00
Clete Boyer $31,500.00
Jim Bouton $27,000.00
Mel Stottlemyre $26,000.00
Pedro Ramos $25,000.00
Bobby Murcer $23,000.00
Dick Schofield $23,000.00
Ruben Amaro $22,500.00
Al Downing $22,500.00
Lou Clinton $20,000.00
Ray Barker $13,000.00
Billy Bryan $12,000.00
Mike Hegan $9,000.00
Bill Henry $6,000.00

Did you know that a 1966 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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