The Greatest Baseball Players of All Time

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List Criteria: Please vote for the players based on their on-field career accomplishments

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
    + 3,631
    - 921

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

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  2. 2
    + 2,834
    - 821


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  3. 3
    + 2,216
    - 742


    New York Yankees

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  4. 4
    + 1,800
    - 865

    most listed
    St. Louis Cardinals

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  5. 5
    + 2,572
    - 745


    Boston Red Sox

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  6. 6
    + 2,347
    - 653


    New York Yankees

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  7. 7
    + 2,201
    - 628


    Milwaukee Brewers, Atlanta Braves, Milwaukee Braves

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  8. 8
    + 2,222
    - 662


    Philadelphia Athletics, Detroit Tigers

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  9. 9
    + 1,227
    - 532

    often listed & ranked high on reranks
    New York Giants, Chicago Cubs, St. Louis Browns

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  10. 10
    + 1,511
    - 498


    Louisville Colonels, Pittsburgh Pirates

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  11. 11
    + 1,756
    - 591


    New York Yankees

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  12. 12
    + 1,683
    - 622


    Pittsburgh Pirates

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  13. 13
    + 1,431
    - 536


    Cleveland Spiders, Boston Red Sox, Cleveland Naps

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  14. 14
    + 1,198
    - 479


    Washington Senators

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  15. 15
    + 1,451
    - 595


    Los Angeles Dodgers, Brooklyn Dodgers

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  16. 16
    + 896
    - 380


    Philadelphia Phillies, Chicago Cubs, Philadelphia Athletics

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  17. 17
    + 1,508
    - 673


    Chicago White Sox, Seattle Mariners, Cincinnati Reds

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  18. 18
    + 1,514
    - 760


    Philadelphia Phillies, Montreal Expos, Cincinnati Reds

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  19. 19
    + 1,471
    - 545


    Texas Rangers, Houston Astros, California Angels

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  20. 20
    + 848
    - 374


    Philadelphia Phillies

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  21. 21
    + 875
    - 437


    Los Angeles Dodgers, Baltimore Orioles, Cleveland Indians

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  22. 22
    + 1,063
    - 477


    Cincinnati Reds

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  23. 23
    + 1,500
    - 637


    Brooklyn Dodgers

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  24. 24
    + 866
    - 401


    New York Giants, Cincinnati Reds

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  25. 25
    + 1,046
    - 506


    St. Louis Cardinals

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  26. 26
    + 805
    - 566

    often listed & ranked high on reranks
    St. Louis Cardinals

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  27. 27
    + 1,150
    - 461


    New York Yankees, New York Mets

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  28. 28
    + 403
    - 216

    often listed & ranked high on reranks
    Philadelphia Phillies, Philadelphia Athletics, Cleveland Naps

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  29. 29
    + 878
    - 367


    Montreal Expos, Arizona Diamondbacks, Seattle Mariners

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  30. 30
    + 995
    - 423


    San Diego Padres, Los Angeles Dodgers, Chicago Cubs

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  31. 31
    + 1,009
    - 374


    Philadelphia Athletics, Chicago White Sox, Cleveland Naps

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  32. 32
    + 595
    - 297


    Philadelphia Phillies, Chicago Cubs, St. Louis Cardinals

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  33. 33
    + 529
    - 227


    Montreal Expos, Los Angeles Dodgers, Boston Red Sox

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  34. 34
    + 830
    - 382


    Kansas City Athletics, St. Louis Browns, Cleveland Indians

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  35. 35
    + 497
    - 259


    Minnesota Twins, California Angels

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  36. 36
    + 679
    - 233

    ranked low on reranks
    San Diego Padres

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  37. 37
    + 561
    - 299

    often listed & ranked high on reranks
    Detroit Tigers, Pittsburgh Pirates

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  38. 38
    + 896
    - 489


    San Diego Padres, Los Angeles Dodgers, Boston Red Sox

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  39. 39
    + 511
    - 254


    Detroit Tigers

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  40. 40
    + 1,036
    - 487


    Baltimore Orioles

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  41. 41
    + 783
    - 345


    Chicago Cubs

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  42. 42
    + 821
    - 413


    Chicago White Sox, Boston Red Sox, Cincinnati Reds

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  43. 43
    + 596
    - 315


    Philadelphia Athletics, Boston Red Sox, Cleveland Indians

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  44. 44
    + 432
    - 240


    Atlanta Braves, Boston Braves, Detroit Tigers

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  45. 45
    + 436
    - 218


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

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  46. 46
    + 334
    - 191


    Philadelphia Athletics, Chicago White Sox

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  47. 47
    + 504
    - 301


    San Diego Padres, St. Louis Cardinals

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  48. 48
    + 585
    - 332

    added by davidueno
    Seattle Mariners

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  49. 49
    + 708
    - 320

    ranked low on reranks
    Kansas City Royals

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  50. 50
    + 359
    - 211

    often listed & ranked high on reranks
    Pittsburgh Pirates

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