1988 New York Yankees Roster

The 1988 New York Yankees team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 1988 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 1988 New York Yankees Opening Day starters list, a 1988 New York Yankees salary list, a 1988 New York Yankees uniform number breakdown and a 1988 New York Yankees primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

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1988 New York Yankees

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Complete Roster

6-02
190
Right
Right
1958-01-24
6-07
232
Left
Left
1953-11-06
6-00
180
Left
Right
1962-02-02
6-00
204
Right
Right
1959-01-10
6-03
205
Right
Right
1966-07-05
6-03
205
Right
Right
1960-02-01
6-08
227
Left
Left
1958-11-22
5-11
162
Left
Left
1950-08-28
6-03
185
Right
Both
1959-03-16
6-03
185
Left
Right
1943-05-22
6-03
220
Left
Left
1965-10-23
6-03
220
Right
Right
1956-01-25
6-01
190
Right
Right
1958-12-18
6-03
165
Left
Left
1964-01-30
6-03
195
Right
Right
1953-05-16
6-03
198
Left
Left
1958-11-28
6-05
230
Right
Right
1958-11-30
6-07
250
Right
Right
1953-01-24
6-03
221
Right
Right
1961-09-22
6-04
204
Right
Right
1961-02-21
6-01
190
Right
Right
1958-09-11
5-09
185
Right
Right
1959-03-13
6-00
181
Right
Right
1962-02-19
6-00
175
Left
Left
1961-04-20
6-01
180
Right
Both
1960-08-25
6-02
195
Right
Left
1960-03-15
5-11
166
Right
Right
1954-07-06
6-01
165
Right
Right
1958-01-31
5-09
160
Right
Both
1955-11-22
6-00
200
Right
Right
1962-11-24
6-03
222
Right
Right
1964-08-13
5-10
195
Left
Right
1958-12-25
6-02
192
Right
Right
1964-10-01
6-04
215
Left
Left
1965-04-09
6-02
202
Right
Right
1953-12-06
6-00
190
Left
Left
1954-08-31
6-06
220
Right
Right
1951-10-03
6-01
215
Right
Left
1948-12-26
6-02
205
Right
Right
1955-11-10
6-00
175
Left
Left
1947-08-08
6-01
209
Left
Left
1954-08-06
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The 1988 New York Yankees played 161 games during the regular season, won 85 games, lost 76 games, and finished in fifth position. They played their home games at Yankee Stadium (Park Factors: 99/99) where 2,633,701 fans witnessed their 1988 Yankees finish the season with a .528 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 1988 New York Yankees Opening Day starters list, a 1988 New York Yankees salary list, a 1988 New York Yankees uniform number breakdown and a 1988 New York Yankees primary starters list:

1988 New York Yankees
Opening Day Starters

No Opening Day Information Available

1988 New York Yankees
Salaries

Don Mattingly $2,000,000.00
Dave Winfield $1,958,652.00
Rickey Henderson $1,770,000.00
Jack Clark $1,500,000.00
Dave Righetti $1,300,000.00
Richard Dotson $900,000.00
Rick Rhoden $900,000.00
Willie Randolph $875,000.00
Ron Guidry $825,000.00
John Candelaria $700,000.00
Tim Stoddard $700,000.00
Gary Ward $625,000.00
Don Slaught $531,500.00
Mike Pagliarulo $500,000.00
Claudell Washington $480,000.00
Charles Hudson $450,000.00
Rafael Santana $425,000.00
Wayne Tolleson $410,000.00
CeciIio Guante $380,000.00
Tommy John $375,000.00
Jose Cruz $350,000.00
Neil Allen $250,000.00
Bob Meacham $212,500.00
Lee Guetterman $137,500.00
Joel Skinner $110,000.00
Jay Buhner $67,000.00
Roberto Kelly $67,000.00
Al Leiter $67,000.00
Randy Velarde $64,600.00
Dale Mohorcic $62,500.00
Scott Nielsen $62,500.00
Hipolito Pena $62,500.00

1988 New York Yankees
Uniform Numbers

Did you know that a 1988 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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