1996 New York Yankees Roster

The 1996 New York Yankees team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 1996 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 1996 New York Yankees Opening Day starters list, a 1996 New York Yankees salary list, a 1996 New York Yankees uniform number breakdown and a 1996 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

6-02
180
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Both
1969-01-08
6-00
190
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Right
1969-04-07
6-01
175
Left
Left
1968-04-15
6-01
190
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Left
1963-01-02
6-00
185
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1960-01-04
6-03
210
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Right
1964-11-16
6-01
180
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Left
1958-03-10
6-06
240
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Right
1970-02-06
6-00
195
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Right
1964-04-19
6-01
190
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1961-04-22
6-07
234
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Left
1967-04-09
6-01
195
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Both
1970-05-16
6-02
154
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Right
1972-06-15
6-08
235
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Right
1966-11-17
6-07
180
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Right
1962-08-12
6-05
225
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Left
1972-06-15
6-00
165
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Right
1965-08-09
6-02
195
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Right
1969-11-29
6-01
205
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Left
1964-11-10
6-03
205
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Right
1969-09-25
6-02
195
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Right
1966-08-21
6-03
195
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Right
1964-04-11
6-01
240
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Right
1969-02-06
5-11
195
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Right
1964-10-14
6-00
195
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Right
1963-12-27
5-11
195
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Right
1965-03-21
6-02
190
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1970-08-17
6-02
197
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Left
1958-06-15
6-00
185
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Right
1963-03-13
6-03
170
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Right
1968-02-09
6-04
205
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Left
1971-01-12
6-00
207
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Right
1965-05-29
5-10
170
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Right
1967-09-22
6-03
195
Right
Right
1974-06-26
6-00
182
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Right
1967-10-14
6-02
210
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Left
1967-12-07
5-11
174
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Right
1965-01-03
5-11
185
Left
Left
1961-01-29
6-01
170
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Left
1962-11-09
6-04
215
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Left
1963-02-25
5-08
195
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Both
1959-09-16
6-00
195
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Right
1973-11-14
6-06
200
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Left
1962-03-12
6-02
205
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Both
1968-09-13
6-02
190
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Right
1966-08-10
6-03
240
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Right
1963-09-21
6-05
220
Left
Left
1971-02-26
6-01
200
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Both
1965-10-06
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The 1996 New York Yankees played 162 games during the regular season, won 92 games, lost 70 games, and finished in first position. They played their home games at Yankee Stadium (Park Factors: 102/101) where 2,250,877 fans witnessed their 1996 Yankees finish the season with a .568 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 1996 New York Yankees Opening Day starters list, a 1996 New York Yankees salary list, a 1996 New York Yankees uniform number breakdown and a 1996 New York Yankees primary starters list:

1996 New York Yankees
Opening Day Starters

No Opening Day Information Available

1996 New York Yankees
Salaries

Ruben Sierra $6,200,000.00
Paul O'Neill $5,300,000.00
Kenny Rogers $5,000,000.00
David Cone $4,666,667.00
John Wetteland $4,000,000.00
Bernie Williams $3,000,000.00
Joe Girardi $2,325,000.00
Tino Martinez $2,300,000.00
Tim Raines $2,100,000.00
Wade Boggs $2,050,000.00
Jimmy Key $1,750,000.00
Jim Leyritz $1,470,000.00
Scott Kamieniecki $1,100,000.00
Dwight Gooden $950,000.00
Pat Kelly $900,000.00
Jeff Nelson $860,000.00
Bob Wickman $850,000.00
Mariano Duncan $845,000.00
Steve Howe $500,000.00
Darryl Strawberry $300,000.00
Gerald Williams $200,000.00
Andy Pettitte $195,000.00
Mariano Rivera $131,125.00
Derek Jeter $130,000.00
Wally Whitehurst $125,000.00
Dave Pavlas $120,000.00
Robert Eenhoorn $119,000.00
Mark Hutton $119,000.00
Brian Boehringer $109,000.00
Andy Fox $109,000.00
Matt Howard $109,000.00
Matt Luke $109,000.00
Jim Mecir $109,000.00
Ramiro Mendoza $109,000.00
Dale Polley $109,000.00
Jorge Posada $109,000.00
Ruben Rivera $109,000.00

1996 New York Yankees
Uniform Numbers

Did you know that a 1996 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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