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
    + 3,624
    - 912

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

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  2. 2
    + 2,824
    - 817


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  3. 3
    + 2,209
    - 734


    New York Yankees

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  4. 4
    + 2,566
    - 737


    Boston Red Sox

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  5. 5
    + 1,789
    - 864

    most listed
    St. Louis Cardinals

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  6. 6
    + 2,342
    - 643


    New York Yankees

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  7. 7
    + 2,188
    - 626


    Milwaukee Brewers, Atlanta Braves, Milwaukee Braves

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  8. 8
    + 2,216
    - 655


    Philadelphia Athletics, Detroit Tigers

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  9. 9
    + 1,222
    - 528

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

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  10. 10
    + 1,508
    - 491


    Louisville Colonels, Pittsburgh Pirates

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  11. 11
    + 1,750
    - 585


    New York Yankees

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  12. 12
    + 1,681
    - 612


    Pittsburgh Pirates

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  13. 13
    + 1,421
    - 534


    Cleveland Spiders, Boston Red Sox, Cleveland Naps

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  14. 14
    + 1,188
    - 478


    Washington Senators

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  15. 15
    + 1,440
    - 591


    Los Angeles Dodgers, Brooklyn Dodgers

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  16. 16
    + 891
    - 375


    Philadelphia Phillies, Chicago Cubs, Philadelphia Athletics

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  17. 17
    + 1,505
    - 664


    Chicago White Sox, Seattle Mariners, Cincinnati Reds

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  18. 18
    + 1,469
    - 536


    Texas Rangers, Houston Astros, California Angels

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  19. 19
    + 1,506
    - 755


    Philadelphia Phillies, Montreal Expos, Cincinnati Reds

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  20. 20
    + 872
    - 428


    Los Angeles Dodgers, Baltimore Orioles, Cleveland Indians

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  21. 21
    + 1,059
    - 471


    Cincinnati Reds

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  22. 22
    + 837
    - 374


    Philadelphia Phillies

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  23. 23
    + 1,497
    - 628


    Brooklyn Dodgers

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  24. 24
    + 859
    - 398


    New York Giants, Cincinnati Reds

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  25. 25
    + 1,043
    - 498


    St. Louis Cardinals

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  26. 26
    + 1,147
    - 453


    New York Yankees, New York Mets

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  27. 27
    + 794
    - 563

    often listed & ranked high on reranks
    St. Louis Cardinals

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  28. 28
    + 993
    - 416


    San Diego Padres, Los Angeles Dodgers, Chicago Cubs

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  29. 29
    + 873
    - 364


    Montreal Expos, Arizona Diamondbacks, Seattle Mariners

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  30. 30
    + 396
    - 214

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

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  31. 31
    + 589
    - 293


    Philadelphia Phillies, Chicago Cubs, St. Louis Cardinals

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  32. 32
    + 999
    - 373

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

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  33. 33
    + 521
    - 226


    Montreal Expos, Los Angeles Dodgers, Boston Red Sox

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  34. 34
    + 828
    - 375


    Kansas City Athletics, St. Louis Browns, Cleveland Indians

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  35. 35
    + 676
    - 230

    ranked low on reranks
    San Diego Padres

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  36. 36
    + 491
    - 258


    Minnesota Twins, California Angels

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  37. 37
    + 892
    - 485


    San Diego Padres, Los Angeles Dodgers, Boston Red Sox

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  38. 38
    + 559
    - 297


    Detroit Tigers, Pittsburgh Pirates

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  39. 39
    + 509
    - 250


    Detroit Tigers

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  40. 40
    + 1,032
    - 484


    Baltimore Orioles

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  41. 41
    + 782
    - 343


    Chicago Cubs

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  42. 42
    + 821
    - 405


    Chicago White Sox, Boston Red Sox, Cincinnati Reds

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  43. 43
    + 430
    - 237


    Atlanta Braves, Boston Braves, Detroit Tigers

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  44. 44
    + 585
    - 315


    Philadelphia Athletics, Boston Red Sox, Cleveland Indians

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  45. 45
    + 583
    - 322

    added by davidueno
    Seattle Mariners

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  46. 46
    + 431
    - 217


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

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  47. 47
    + 500
    - 294


    San Diego Padres, St. Louis Cardinals

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  48. 48
    + 329
    - 191

    often listed & ranked high on reranks
    Philadelphia Athletics, Chicago White Sox

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  49. 49
    + 698
    - 320

    ranked low on reranks
    Kansas City Royals

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  50. 50
    + 357
    - 205

    often listed & ranked high on reranks
    Pittsburgh Pirates

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