The Greatest Baseball Players of All Time

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This greatest baseball players list represents the combined lists of baseball fans everywhere. Anyone can make their own list of the best ball-players ever to play the game, making this CrowdRanking a true consensus on who's the best player of all time.

So who is the greatest baseball player of all time? There are plenty of amazing options to choose from. Are you a New York Yankees fan? Then you'll really like this list with Babe Ruth, Mickey Mantle, Joe DiMaggio and more repping your team. The same goes for fans of Ted Williams, Willie Mays, Bob Gibson, Stan Musial, Barry Bonds and everyone else who should be considered among the greatest baseball players of all time. 
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  1. 1
    + 3,413
    - 813

    the people's #1
    Boston Red Sox, Boston Braves, New York Yankees

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  2. 2
    + 1,678
    - 740

    most listed
    St. Louis Cardinals

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  3. 3
    + 2,392
    - 654


    Boston Red Sox

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  4. 4
    + 2,618
    - 758


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  5. 5
    + 2,063
    - 649


    New York Yankees

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  6. 6
    + 2,019
    - 561


    Milwaukee Brewers, Atlanta Braves, Milwaukee Braves

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  7. 7
    + 2,177
    - 591


    New York Yankees

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  8. 8
    + 1,582
    - 515


    Pittsburgh Pirates

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  9. 9
    + 2,046
    - 590


    Philadelphia Athletics, Detroit Tigers

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  10. 10
    + 1,399
    - 417


    Louisville Colonels, Pittsburgh Pirates

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  11. 11
    + 1,145
    - 465


    New York Giants, Chicago Cubs, St. Louis Browns

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  12. 12
    + 1,634
    - 529


    New York Yankees

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  13. 13
    + 1,334
    - 463


    Cleveland Spiders, Boston Red Sox, Cleveland Naps

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  14. 14
    + 1,096
    - 420


    Washington Senators

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  15. 15
    + 1,342
    - 515


    Los Angeles Dodgers, Brooklyn Dodgers

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  16. 16
    + 1,399
    - 582


    Chicago White Sox, Seattle Mariners, Cincinnati Reds

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  17. 17
    + 1,369
    - 464


    Texas Rangers, Houston Astros, California Angels

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  18. 18
    + 816
    - 364


    Los Angeles Dodgers, Baltimore Orioles, Cleveland Indians

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  19. 19
    + 990
    - 406


    Cincinnati Reds

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  20. 20
    + 1,414
    - 552


    Brooklyn Dodgers

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  21. 21
    + 834
    - 332


    Philadelphia Phillies, Chicago Cubs, Philadelphia Athletics

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  22. 22
    + 805
    - 351


    New York Giants, Cincinnati Reds

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  23. 23
    + 1,386
    - 688


    Philadelphia Phillies, Montreal Expos, Cincinnati Reds

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  24. 24
    + 1,070
    - 394

    ranked low on reranks
    New York Yankees, New York Mets

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  25. 25
    + 975
    - 450


    St. Louis Cardinals

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  26. 26
    + 802
    - 317


    Montreal Expos, Arizona Diamondbacks, Seattle Mariners

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  27. 27
    + 924
    - 363


    San Diego Padres, Los Angeles Dodgers, Chicago Cubs

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  28. 28
    + 442
    - 206

    often listed & ranked high on reranks
    Minnesota Twins, California Angels

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  29. 29
    + 603
    - 187


    San Diego Padres

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  30. 30
    + 828
    - 434


    San Diego Padres, Los Angeles Dodgers, Boston Red Sox

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  31. 31
    + 922
    - 337


    Philadelphia Athletics, Chicago White Sox, Cleveland Naps

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  32. 32
    + 955
    - 436


    Baltimore Orioles

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  33. 33
    + 780
    - 367


    Chicago White Sox, Boston Red Sox, Cincinnati Reds

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  34. 34
    + 771
    - 330


    Kansas City Athletics, St. Louis Browns, Cleveland Indians

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  35. 35
    + 724
    - 313


    Chicago Cubs

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  36. 36
    + 755
    - 354


    Philadelphia Phillies

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  37. 37
    + 353
    - 186


    Philadelphia Phillies, Philadelphia Athletics, Cleveland Naps

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  38. 38
    + 462
    - 237


    San Diego Padres, St. Louis Cardinals

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  39. 39
    + 404
    - 212


    Atlanta Braves, Boston Braves, Detroit Tigers

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  40. 40
    + 456
    - 192


    Montreal Expos, Los Angeles Dodgers, Boston Red Sox

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  41. 41
    + 538
    - 272


    Philadelphia Phillies, Chicago Cubs, St. Louis Cardinals

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  42. 42
    + 526
    - 262

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    Seattle Mariners

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  43. 43
    + 333
    - 156


    Pittsburgh Pirates

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  44. 44
    + 394
    - 180


    Boston Red Sox, Tampa Bay Devil Rays, New York Yankees

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  45. 45
    + 473
    - 232


    Detroit Tigers

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  46. 46
    + 515
    - 281


    Detroit Tigers, Pittsburgh Pirates

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  47. 47
    + 707
    - 528


    St. Louis Cardinals

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  48. 48
    + 303
    - 174


    Philadelphia Athletics, Chicago White Sox

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  49. 49
    + 343
    - 200


    Baltimore Orioles

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  50. 50
    + 643
    - 309

    ranked low on reranks
    Kansas City Royals

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