2009 New York Yankees Roster

The 2009 New York Yankees team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 2009 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 2009 New York Yankees Opening Day starters list, a 2009 New York Yankees salary list, a 2009 New York Yankees uniform number breakdown and a 2009 New York Yankees primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

"It's a great feeling, with what these guys (the 2009 New York Yankees) did and how hard they worked. They never gave up, even when we went through some tough times, they were there. They kept fighting back. Our team has showed a lot of character." - New York Yankees Manager Joe Girardi on MLB.com (10/26/09, Bryan Hoch, 'Yankees revel in return to Fall Classic')
2009 New York Yankees


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Complete Roster

6-02
205
Right
Right
1982-12-08
6-05
250
Right
Right
1982-10-30
6-03
225
Right
Right
1982-02-17
6-04
230
Right
Right
1977-01-03
6-03
245
Right
Right
1985-09-23
6-03
195
Right
Both
1984-07-15
6-01
210
Left
Left
1982-07-19
6-00
212
Left
Left
1985-05-23
5-10
190
Right
Right
1983-03-24
6-05
240
Right
Right
1986-06-24
6-00
205
Right
Right
1984-12-19
6-00
170
Left
Left
1975-02-14
6-02
215
Right
Right
1985-03-28
6-04
210
Right
Right
1981-02-16
6-05
225
Left
Left
1972-06-15
6-03
150
Right
Right
1981-03-28
6-02
195
Right
Right
1969-11-29
5-11
195
Right
Right
1985-04-09
6-06
300
Left
Left
1980-07-21
6-04
220
Right
Right
1973-04-07
6-01
165
Right
Right
1977-02-26
6-06
240
Right
Right
1980-10-20
6-04
225
Right
Right
1980-03-31
6-00
200
Right
Right
1977-12-06
6-01
210
Right
Right
1986-03-06
6-02
250
Right
Right
1975-06-03
6-02
190
Right
Both
1971-08-17
6-00
195
Right
Right
1978-01-27
6-00
210
Right
Left
1982-10-22
5-10
195
Right
Right
1976-05-29
6-03
195
Right
Right
1974-06-26
6-00
220
Left
Left
1983-04-25
5-11
200
Right
Both
1985-07-18
6-02
200
Right
Right
1976-02-17
6-03
230
Right
Right
1975-07-27
6-03
225
Right
Both
1980-04-11
5-10
210
Left
Both
1984-08-11
6-02
205
Left
Left
1973-11-05
6-05
215
Right
Right
1979-09-29
5-11
195
Left
Left
1983-08-24
5-10
165
Right
Both
1981-01-20
6-02
235
Right
Left
1977-08-05
6-02
215
Right
Right
1978-11-14
6-00
195
Left
Both
1980-11-25
6-02
210
Right
Left
1974-06-12


The 2009 New York Yankees played 162 games during the regular season, won 103 games, lost 59 games, and finished in first position. They played their home games at Yankee Stadium (Park Factors: 103/102) where 3,719,358 fans witnessed their 2009 Yankees finish the season with a .636 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 2009 New York Yankees Opening Day starters list, a 2009 New York Yankees salary list, a 2009 New York Yankees uniform number breakdown and a 2009 New York Yankees primary starters list:


2009 New York Yankees
Salaries

Alex Rodriguez $33,000,000.00
Derek Jeter $21,600,000.00
A.J. Burnett $16,500,000.00
CC Sabathia $15,285,714.00
Mariano Rivera $15,000,000.00
Jorge Posada $13,100,000.00
Johnny Damon $13,000,000.00
Hideki Matsui $13,000,000.00
Mark Teixeira $10,625,000.00
Xavier Nady $6,550,000.00
Robinson Cano $6,000,000.00
Angel Berroa $5,500,000.00
Andy Pettitte $5,500,000.00
Nick Swisher $5,400,000.00
Chien-Ming Wang $5,000,000.00
Damaso Marte $3,750,000.00
Jose Molina $2,125,000.00
Melky Cabrera $1,400,000.00
Brian Bruney $1,250,000.00
Brett Tomko $850,000.00
Kevin Cash $700,000.00
Cody Ransom $455,100.00
Jose Veras $432,975.00
Joba Chamberlain $432,575.00
Edwar Ramirez $422,450.00
Brett Gardner $414,000.00
Ian Kennedy $408,925.00
Phil Hughes $407,650.00
David Robertson $406,825.00
Alfredo Aceves $406,750.00
Phil Coke $403,300.00
Jonathan Albaladejo $403,075.00
Francisco Cervelli $400,700.00
Mike Dunn $400,000.00
Mark Melancon $400,000.00
Ramiro Pena $400,000.00
Shelley Duncan $390,000.00
Juan Miranda $390,000.00
Anthony Claggett $300,000.00


2009 New York Yankees
Uniform Numbers

Did you know that a 2009 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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