2005 New York Yankees Roster

The 2005 New York Yankees team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 2005 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 2005 New York Yankees Opening Day starters list, a 2005 New York Yankees salary list, a 2005 New York Yankees uniform number breakdown and a 2005 New York Yankees primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

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"We (2005 New York Yankees) know how evenly matched we are. We're sitting here as Division Champs because we were 10-9 against them; you can't get much more balanced than that." - New York Yankees Manager Joe Torre on MLB.com (Mark Feinsand, 10/02/2005)

2005 New York Yankees

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Complete Roster

6-00
170
Right
Left
1979-06-09
6-06
255
Right
Right
1977-01-16
6-04
200
Right
Right
1965-03-14
6-03
212
Right
Right
1977-12-23
6-01
160
Right
Right
1979-07-27
6-02
185
Left
Left
1970-01-23
6-02
195
Left
Left
1974-03-09
5-09
180
Right
Right
1967-11-18
6-04
210
Left
Left
1977-11-17
6-02
200
Left
Left
1965-07-10
6-05
235
Left
Right
1981-04-23
6-10
225
Left
Right
1963-09-10
6-03
210
Right
Right
1972-03-24
6-03
220
Left
Left
1965-10-23
6-02
170
Left
Left
1972-06-13
6-02
154
Right
Right
1972-06-15
6-02
190
Right
Left
1968-12-08
6-05
230
Right
Right
1976-01-08
6-01
200
Right
Right
1977-01-02
6-01
185
Right
Left
1968-11-03
6-00
180
Right
Right
1978-02-12
6-02
195
Right
Right
1969-11-29
6-01
170
Right
Right
1972-09-09
6-05
200
Right
Right
1971-11-23
6-01
190
Left
Left
1967-06-02
6-05
190
Right
Right
1970-10-12
6-04
225
Right
Right
1980-03-31
6-02
220
Right
Right
1975-12-29
6-01
195
Right
Right
1967-10-21
5-11
190
Right
Right
1977-09-25
6-02
190
Right
Both
1970-08-17
6-01
205
Right
Both
1974-08-23
6-00
210
Right
Left
1982-10-22
6-00
195
Right
Right
1979-03-12
6-03
240
Right
Left
1971-01-08
6-03
195
Right
Right
1974-06-26
5-10
185
Right
Right
1973-02-22
6-02
210
Right
Left
1967-12-07
6-00
205
Right
Right
1977-04-06
6-03
230
Right
Right
1975-07-27
5-09
170
Right
Right
1967-10-05
5-10
210
Left
Both
1984-08-11
5-11
185
Left
Left
1976-08-11
5-09
180
Right
Left
1971-11-30
6-02
210
Right
Left
1974-06-12
5-11
195
Left
Left
1978-03-11
5-11
190
Right
Right
1968-11-18
6-01
200
Right
Both
1965-10-06
6-00
195
Right
Right
1978-05-25
6-02
205
Right
Both
1968-09-13
5-09
170
Right
Left
1969-09-25
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The 2005 New York Yankees played 162 games during the regular season, won 95 games, lost 67 games, and finished in first position. They played their home games at Yankee Stadium (Park Factors: 103/102) where 4,090,696 fans witnessed their 2005 Yankees finish the season with a .586 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 2005 New York Yankees Opening Day starters list, a 2005 New York Yankees salary list, a 2005 New York Yankees uniform number breakdown and a 2005 New York Yankees primary starters list:

2005 New York Yankees
Opening Day Starters

No Opening Day Information Available

2005 New York Yankees
Salaries

Alex Rodriguez $25,705,118.00
Derek Jeter $19,600,000.00
Mike Mussina $19,000,000.00
Kevin Brown $15,714,286.00
Randy Johnson $15,419,815.00
Jason Giambi $13,428,571.00
Bernie Williams $12,357,143.00
Gary Sheffield $11,496,689.00
Jorge Posada $11,000,000.00
Mariano Rivera $10,500,000.00
Carl Pavano $9,000,000.00
Hideki Matsui $8,000,000.00
Steve Karsay $6,000,000.00
Jaret Wright $5,666,667.00
Tom Gordon $3,750,000.00
Felix Rodriguez $3,150,000.00
Tino Martinez $2,750,000.00
Tony Womack $2,000,000.00
Ruben Sierra $1,500,000.00
Tanyon Sturtze $850,000.00
John Flaherty $800,000.00
Rey Sanchez $600,000.00
Bubba Crosby $332,950.00
Andy Phillips $317,200.00
Jason Anderson $316,000.00
Colter Bean $316,000.00
Melky Cabrera $316,000.00
Robinson Cano $316,000.00
Jorge De Paula $316,000.00
Alex Graman $316,000.00
Scott Proctor $316,000.00
Kevin Reese $316,000.00
Mike Vento $316,000.00
Chien-Ming Wang $316,000.00
Wil Nieves $305,000.00
Sean Henn $300,000.00

2005 New York Yankees
Uniform Numbers

Did you know that a 2005 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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