Top 10 MLB Players to Play for Both the Boston Red Sox and the New York Yankees

It's the greatest rivalry in all of North American sports. Here are 10 players to play for both the Red Sox and the Yankees in their career.

The Top Ten MLB Players to Play for Both the Boston Red Sox and the New York Yankees

1 Babe Ruth George Herman Ruth Jr., better known as Babe Ruth, was an American professional baseball player whose career in Major League Baseball spanned 22 seasons, from 1914 through 1935.

Red Sox: 1914-1919
Yankees: 1920-1934
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2 Roger Clemens

Red Sox: 1984-1996
Yankees: 1999-2003, 2007
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3 Wade Boggs

Red Sox: 1982-1992
Yankees: 1993-1997
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4 Rickey Henderson

Yankees: 1985-1989
Red Sox: 2002
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5 Elston Howard

Yankees: 1955-1967
Red Sox: 1967-1968
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6 Johnny Damon

Red Sox: 2002-2005
Yankees: 2006-2009
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7 Carl Mays

Red Sox: 1915-1919
Yankees: 1919-1923
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8 Kevin Youkilis

Red Sox: 2004-2012
Yankees: 2014
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9 Jacoby Ellsbury

Red Sox: 2007-2013
Yankees: 2014-2017
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10 Luis Tiant

Red Sox: 1971-1978
Yankees: 1979-1980
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