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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    + 3,543
    - 848

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

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  2. 2
    + 1,726
    - 830

    most listed
    St. Louis Cardinals

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  3. 3
    + 2,738
    - 785


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  4. 4
    + 2,502
    - 691


    Boston Red Sox

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  5. 5
    + 2,143
    - 685


    New York Yankees

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  6. 6
    + 2,106
    - 590


    Milwaukee Brewers, Atlanta Braves, Milwaukee Braves

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  7. 7
    + 2,271
    - 608


    New York Yankees

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  8. 8
    + 2,141
    - 617


    Philadelphia Athletics, Detroit Tigers

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  9. 9
    + 1,639
    - 555


    Pittsburgh Pirates

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  10. 10
    + 1,453
    - 448


    Louisville Colonels, Pittsburgh Pirates

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  11. 11
    + 1,175
    - 500


    New York Giants, Chicago Cubs, St. Louis Browns

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  12. 12
    + 1,698
    - 559


    New York Yankees

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  13. 13
    + 1,378
    - 500


    Cleveland Spiders, Boston Red Sox, Cleveland Naps

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  14. 14
    + 1,404
    - 543


    Los Angeles Dodgers, Brooklyn Dodgers

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  15. 15
    + 1,137
    - 446


    Washington Senators

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  16. 16
    + 1,461
    - 614


    Chicago White Sox, Seattle Mariners, Cincinnati Reds

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  17. 17
    + 1,427
    - 487


    Texas Rangers, Houston Astros, California Angels

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  18. 18
    + 850
    - 381


    Los Angeles Dodgers, Baltimore Orioles, Cleveland Indians

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  19. 19
    + 1,029
    - 424


    Cincinnati Reds

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  20. 20
    + 1,472
    - 576


    Brooklyn Dodgers

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  21. 21
    + 1,448
    - 716


    Philadelphia Phillies, Montreal Expos, Cincinnati Reds

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  22. 22
    + 832
    - 366


    New York Giants, Cincinnati Reds

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  23. 23
    + 852
    - 353


    Philadelphia Phillies, Chicago Cubs, Philadelphia Athletics

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  24. 24
    + 1,114
    - 410

    ranked low on reranks
    New York Yankees, New York Mets

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  25. 25
    + 1,011
    - 467


    St. Louis Cardinals

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  26. 26
    + 960
    - 376


    San Diego Padres, Los Angeles Dodgers, Chicago Cubs

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  27. 27
    + 833
    - 330


    Montreal Expos, Arizona Diamondbacks, Seattle Mariners

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  28. 28
    + 463
    - 226

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

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  29. 29
    + 857
    - 455


    San Diego Padres, Los Angeles Dodgers, Boston Red Sox

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  30. 30
    + 635
    - 207


    San Diego Padres

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  31. 31
    + 957
    - 350

    ranked low on reranks
    Philadelphia Athletics, Chicago White Sox, Cleveland Naps

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  32. 32
    + 804
    - 375


    Chicago White Sox, Boston Red Sox, Cincinnati Reds

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  33. 33
    + 994
    - 455


    Baltimore Orioles

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  34. 34
    + 801
    - 346


    Kansas City Athletics, St. Louis Browns, Cleveland Indians

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  35. 35
    + 755
    - 325


    Chicago Cubs

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  36. 36
    + 781
    - 364


    Philadelphia Phillies

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  37. 37
    + 481
    - 207


    Montreal Expos, Los Angeles Dodgers, Boston Red Sox

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  38. 38
    + 484
    - 258


    San Diego Padres, St. Louis Cardinals

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  39. 39
    + 551
    - 284


    Philadelphia Phillies, Chicago Cubs, St. Louis Cardinals

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  40. 40
    + 361
    - 199


    Philadelphia Phillies, Philadelphia Athletics, Cleveland Naps

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  41. 41
    + 555
    - 284

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    Seattle Mariners

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  42. 42
    + 412
    - 228


    Atlanta Braves, Boston Braves, Detroit Tigers

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  43. 43
    + 411
    - 199


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

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  44. 44
    + 738
    - 545

    often listed & ranked high on reranks
    St. Louis Cardinals

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  45. 45
    + 345
    - 174


    Pittsburgh Pirates

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  46. 46
    + 486
    - 243


    Detroit Tigers

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  47. 47
    + 525
    - 293


    Detroit Tigers, Pittsburgh Pirates

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  48. 48
    + 310
    - 184


    Philadelphia Athletics, Chicago White Sox

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  49. 49
    + 352
    - 210


    Baltimore Orioles

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  50. 50
    + 665
    - 313


    Kansas City Royals

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