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
    + 3,300
    - 777

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

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  2. 2
    + 1,631
    - 657

    most listed
    St. Louis Cardinals

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  3. 3
    + 1,993
    - 597


    New York Yankees

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  4. 4
    + 2,302
    - 630


    Boston Red Sox

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  5. 5
    + 2,529
    - 744


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  6. 6
    + 1,947
    - 547


    Milwaukee Brewers, Atlanta Braves, Milwaukee Braves

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  7. 7
    + 2,107
    - 560


    New York Yankees

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  8. 8
    + 1,501
    - 493


    Pittsburgh Pirates

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  9. 9
    + 1,979
    - 566


    Philadelphia Athletics, Detroit Tigers

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  10. 10
    + 1,113
    - 421

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

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  11. 11
    + 1,353
    - 402


    Louisville Colonels, Pittsburgh Pirates

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  12. 12
    + 1,584
    - 498


    New York Yankees

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  13. 13
    + 1,292
    - 453


    Cleveland Spiders, Boston Red Sox, Cleveland Naps

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  14. 14
    + 1,299
    - 486


    Los Angeles Dodgers, Brooklyn Dodgers

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  15. 15
    + 1,066
    - 401


    Washington Senators

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  16. 16
    + 1,342
    - 558


    Chicago White Sox, Seattle Mariners, Cincinnati Reds

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  17. 17
    + 965
    - 386


    Cincinnati Reds

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  18. 18
    + 786
    - 350


    Los Angeles Dodgers, Baltimore Orioles, Cleveland Indians

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  19. 19
    + 1,318
    - 450


    Texas Rangers, Houston Astros, California Angels

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  20. 20
    + 1,378
    - 533


    Brooklyn Dodgers

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  21. 21
    + 808
    - 322


    Philadelphia Phillies, Chicago Cubs, Philadelphia Athletics

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  22. 22
    + 779
    - 340


    New York Giants, Cincinnati Reds

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  23. 23
    + 1,329
    - 675


    Philadelphia Phillies, Montreal Expos, Cincinnati Reds

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  24. 24
    + 1,025
    - 380


    New York Yankees, New York Mets

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  25. 25
    + 943
    - 440


    St. Louis Cardinals

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  26. 26
    + 422
    - 188

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

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  27. 27
    + 894
    - 351


    San Diego Padres, Los Angeles Dodgers, Chicago Cubs

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  28. 28
    + 768
    - 310


    Montreal Expos, Arizona Diamondbacks, Seattle Mariners

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  29. 29
    + 575
    - 180


    San Diego Padres

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  30. 30
    + 791
    - 422


    San Diego Padres, Los Angeles Dodgers, Boston Red Sox

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  31. 31
    + 891
    - 321


    Philadelphia Athletics, Chicago White Sox, Cleveland Naps

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  32. 32
    + 745
    - 316


    Kansas City Athletics, St. Louis Browns, Cleveland Indians

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  33. 33
    + 757
    - 359


    Chicago White Sox, Boston Red Sox, Cincinnati Reds

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  34. 34
    + 919
    - 425


    Baltimore Orioles

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  35. 35
    + 445
    - 221


    San Diego Padres, St. Louis Cardinals

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  36. 36
    + 395
    - 200


    Atlanta Braves, Boston Braves, Detroit Tigers

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  37. 37
    + 701
    - 304

    ranked low on reranks
    Chicago Cubs

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  38. 38
    + 338
    - 175

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

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  39. 39
    + 729
    - 350


    Philadelphia Phillies

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  40. 40
    + 519
    - 264


    Philadelphia Phillies, Chicago Cubs, St. Louis Cardinals

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  41. 41
    + 497
    - 245

    added by davidueno
    Seattle Mariners

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  42. 42
    + 426
    - 182


    Montreal Expos, Los Angeles Dodgers, Boston Red Sox

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  43. 43
    + 316
    - 144


    Pittsburgh Pirates

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  44. 44
    + 378
    - 171


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

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  45. 45
    + 458
    - 225


    Detroit Tigers

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  46. 46
    + 501
    - 274


    Detroit Tigers, Pittsburgh Pirates

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  47. 47
    + 681
    - 519


    St. Louis Cardinals

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  48. 48
    + 291
    - 167


    Philadelphia Athletics, Chicago White Sox

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  49. 49
    + 329
    - 190


    Baltimore Orioles

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  50. 50
    + 618
    - 304

    ranked low on reranks
    Kansas City Royals

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