1970 New York Yankees Roster

The 1970 New York Yankees team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 1970 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 1970 New York Yankees Opening Day starters list, a 1970 New York Yankees salary list, a 1970 New York Yankees uniform number breakdown and a 1970 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

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1940-07-13
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1944-12-15
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1947-08-22
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1947-11-04
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1947-05-10
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1944-12-19
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1934-11-30
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1945-06-12
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1945-04-02
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1944-03-01
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1947-10-06
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1938-09-29
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1935-12-13
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1942-02-08
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1941-11-13
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1943-04-24
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1941-07-21
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1938-11-07
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1947-06-07
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1946-10-29
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1940-02-25
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1940-06-02
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1948-08-21
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1938-04-05
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1945-06-30
6-02
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1938-06-02
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1947-11-23
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1937-07-26
6-02
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1943-07-05
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1946-05-20
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1943-10-22
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1946-05-20
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1943-12-27
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1943-02-01
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The 1970 New York Yankees played 162 games during the regular season, won 93 games, lost 69 games, and finished in second position. They played their home games at Yankee Stadium (Park Factors: 95/95) where 1,136,879 fans witnessed their 1970 Yankees finish the season with a .574 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 1970 New York Yankees Opening Day starters list, a 1970 New York Yankees salary list, a 1970 New York Yankees uniform number breakdown and a 1970 New York Yankees primary starters list:

Did you know that a 1970 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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