The Greatest Baseball Players of All Time Baseball Players

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

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

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  1. 1
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    the people's #1 &most listed
    Babe Ruth

    1895 More
    100
  2. 2
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    ranked low on reranks
    Ted Williams

    1918 More
    96
  3. 3
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Willie Mays

    1931 More
    96
  4. 4
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    Down 135
    1903 More
    96
  5. 5
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    1886 More
    94
  6. 6
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Hank Aaron

    1934 More
    94
  7. 7
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    Down 103

    ranked low on reranks
    Stan Musial

    1920 More
    94
  8. 8
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    1931 More
    93
  9. 9
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    1914 More
    90
  10. 10
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    1874 More
    87
  11. 11
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Cy Young

    1867 More
    82
  12. 12
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    1887 More
    82
  13. 13
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Rogers Hornsby

    1896 More
    82
  14. 14
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    1935 More
    80
  15. 15
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    Roberto Clemente

    1934 More
    80
  16. 16
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    1935 More
    76
  17. 17
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    often listed
    Ken Griffey, Jr.

    1969 More
    76
  18. 18
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    1947 More
    76
  19. 19
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    ranked low on reranks
    Jackie Robinson

    1919 More
    75
  20. 20
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Pete Rose

    1941 More
    75
  21. 21
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    1907 More
    74
  22. 22
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    ranked low on reranks
    Johnny Bench

    1947 More
    74
  23. 23
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    1925 More
    73
  24. 24
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Christy Mathewson

    1880 More
    73
  25. 25
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    1944 More
    73
  26. 26
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    ranked high on reranks
    Frank Robinson

    1935 More
    72
  27. 27
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    Shoeless Joe Jackson

    1887 More
    71
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Rickey Henderson

    1958 More
    70
  29. 29
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    1966 More
    70
  30. 30
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    often listed
    Cal Ripken, Jr.

    1960 More
    70
  31. 31
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    1949 More
    70
  32. 32
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    1906 More
    68
  33. 33
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Tris Speaker

    1888 More
    67
  34. 34
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    1887 More
    66
  35. 35
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    Down 58

    ranked low on reranks
    Carl Yastrzemski

    1939 More
    66
  36. 36
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Ernie Banks

    1931 More
    65
  37. 37
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    Warren Spahn

    1921 More
    65
  38. 38
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    often listed
    Randy Johnson

    1963 More
    65
  39. 39
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    1918 More
    65
  40. 40
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    George Brett

    1953 More
    65
  41. 41
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    64
  42. 42
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    ranked low on reranks
    Hank Greenberg

    1911 More
    63
  43. 43
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    often listed
    Derek Jeter

    1974 More
    62
  44. 44
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Albert Pujols

    1980 More
    62
  45. 45
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Steve Carlton

    1944 More
    61
  46. 46
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Lefty Grove

    1900 More
    60
  47. 47
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    often listed
    Whitey Ford

    1928 More
    60
  48. 48
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    ranked low on reranks
    Eddie Mathews

    1931 More
    59
  49. 49
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    ranked low on reranks
    Al Kaline

    1934 More
    58
  50. 50
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Mariano Rivera

    1969 More
    57
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