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List Rules Only players who are known primarily as right fielders. No center or left fielders

What names come to mind when you think of the greatest right-fielders of all time? This list includes some of the best to ever play the game, including such Major League Baseball legends as Babe Ruth, Hank Aaron and Frank Robinson. This is, quite simply, an amazing list of power, defensive prowess, great arms, speed and high averages. Right field really does have it all. Vote for your top choices, vote down any right-fielders you don't believe deserve a spot on this list and re-rank these players in any order you like. Some of the best hitters in baseball history are, not surprisingly, also excellent right-fielders. These players managed to combine excellent hitting abilities with stellar throwing arms - basically a dream combination for any MLB player (or coach, for that matter). What does it take to play right field? The best right-fielders listed here were outstanding defensive players. Some might believe that right field is an "easy" position, but it really isn't - you've got to be really fast and you've got to have a rocket of an arm. For more great baseball voting, check out these lists of the greatest left-fielders ever, as well as the first, second and third basemen of all time.
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1
532 146
Roberto Clemente is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Right-Fielders of All Time
Roberto Clemente Right fielder

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2
425 138
Babe Ruth is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Right-Fielders of All Time
Babe Ruth Right fielder, Outfielder, Left fielder

3
375 121
Hank Aaron is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Right-Fielders of All Time
Hank Aaron Right fielder, Outfielder

4
247 106
Tony Gwynn is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Right-Fielders of All Time
Tony Gwynn Right fielder, Outfielder

5
218 97
Frank Robinson is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Right-Fielders of All Time
Frank Robinson Right fielder, Outfielder, Left fielder

6
216 88
Al Kaline is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Right-Fielders of All Time
Al Kaline Designated hitter, Right fielder, Outfielder

7
164 79
Mel Ott is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Right-Fielders of All Time
Mel Ott Right fielder, Outfielder

8
263 132
Ichiro Suzuki is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Right-Fielders of All Time
Ichiro Suzuki Right fielder, Outfielder, Center fielder

9
123 33
Shoeless Joe Jackson is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Right-Fielders of All Time
slaft added Shoeless Joe Jackson Outfielder

10
176 109
Reggie Jackson is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Right-Fielders of All Time
Reggie Jackson Designated hitter, Right fielder, Outfielder

11
183 113
Pete Rose is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Right-Fielders of All Time
Pete Rose Manager, Outfielder, Infielder

12
79 31
Dave Winfield is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Right-Fielders of All Time
Dave Winfield Designated hitter, Right fielder, Outfielder

13
119 71
Andre Dawson is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Right-Fielders of All Time
Andre Dawson Right fielder, Outfielder, Center fielder

14
77 30
Roger Maris is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Right-Fielders of All Time
slaft added Roger Maris Right fielder, Outfielder

15
92 59
Paul Waner is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Right-Fielders of All Time
Paul Waner Right fielder, Outfielder

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16
64 27
Vladimir Guerrero is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Right-Fielders of All Time
Vladimir Guerrero Designated hitter, Right fielder, Outfielder

17
91 67
Dave Parker is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Right-Fielders of All Time
Dave Parker Designated hitter, Right fielder, Outfielder

18
97 76
Dwight Evans is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Right-Fielders of All Time
Dwight Evans Right fielder

19
69 53
Enos Slaughter is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Right-Fielders of All Time
Enos Slaughter Right fielder

20
65 54
Sam Crawford is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Right-Fielders of All Time
Sam Crawford Right fielder, Outfielder

21
57 52
Harry Heilmann is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Right-Fielders of All Time
Harry Heilmann Right fielder, Outfielder, First baseman

22
56 42
Darryl Strawberry is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Right-Fielders of All Time
slaft added Darryl Strawberry Right fielder, Outfielder

23
58 40
Rocky Colavito is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Right-Fielders of All Time
Rocky Colavito Right fielder, Outfielder, Left fielder

24
37 17
Larry Walker is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Right-Fielders of All Time
Chris Robinson added Larry Walker Right fielder, Outfielder

25
52 44
Tony Oliva is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Right-Fielders of All Time
Tony Oliva Designated hitter, Right fielder, Outfielder

26
46 30
Gary Sheffield is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Greatest Right-Fielders of All Time
slaft added Gary Sheffield Designated hitter, Right fielder, Outfielder

27
66 72
Bobby Bonds is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest Right-Fielders of All Time
Bobby Bonds Right fielder, Outfielder

28
42 32
Paul O'Neill is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest Right-Fielders of All Time
slaft added Paul O'Neill Right fielder, Outfielder

29
30 17
Willie Keeler is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Greatest Right-Fielders of All Time
slaft added Willie Keeler Right fielder, Outfielder

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30
35 24
Kirk Gibson is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Greatest Right-Fielders of All Time
slaft added Kirk Gibson Manager, Outfielder

31
48 51
Bobby Murcer is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Greatest Right-Fielders of All Time
Bobby Murcer Right fielder, Outfielder, Center fielder

32
23 17
Joe Carter is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Greatest Right-Fielders of All Time
Chris Robinson added Joe Carter Right fielder, Outfielder

33
45 50
Rusty Staub is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest Right-Fielders of All Time
Rusty Staub Designated hitter, Right fielder, Outfielder

34
28 22
Chuck Klein is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Greatest Right-Fielders of All Time
slaft added Chuck Klein Right fielder, Outfielder

35
25 15
Sam Rice is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Greatest Right-Fielders of All Time
slaft added Sam Rice Right fielder, Outfielder

36
42 55
Reggie Smith is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Greatest Right-Fielders of All Time
Reggie Smith Right fielder, Outfielder, Center fielder

37
37 35
Bobby Abreu is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Greatest Right-Fielders of All Time
slaft added Bobby Abreu Designated hitter, Right fielder, Outfielder

38
29 21
Felipe Alou is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest Right-Fielders of All Time
slaft added Felipe Alou Manager, Right fielder, Outfielder

39
45 55
Sammy Sosa is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Greatest Right-Fielders of All Time
slaft added Sammy Sosa Right fielder

40
17 10
Ken Griffey, Sr. is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Greatest Right-Fielders of All Time
slaft added Ken Griffey, Sr. Right fielder, Outfielder, Left fielder

41
21 16
Kiki Cuyler is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Greatest Right-Fielders of All Time
slaft added Kiki Cuyler Right fielder, Outfielder

42
38 19
Giancarlo Stanton is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Greatest Right-Fielders of All Time
slaft added Giancarlo Stanton Right fielder

43
15 9
Hank Bauer is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Greatest Right-Fielders of All Time
slaft added Hank Bauer Right fielder

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14 8
Bob Meusel is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Greatest Right-Fielders of All Time
slaft added Bob Meusel Right fielder, Outfielder, Left fielder

45
24 24
Tim Salmon is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Greatest Right-Fielders of All Time
slaft added Tim Salmon Right fielder

46
24 23
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slaft added Jack Clark Designated hitter, Right fielder, Outfielder

47
21 23
Magglio Ordóñez is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Greatest Right-Fielders of All Time
slaft added Magglio Ordóñez Right fielder

48
21 25
Juan González is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Greatest Right-Fielders of All Time
slaft added Juan González Designated hitter, Right fielder, Outfielder

49
38 25
Jose Bautista is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Greatest Right-Fielders of All Time
slaft added Jose Bautista

50
12 10
Jim Northrup is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Greatest Right-Fielders of All Time
slaft added Jim Northrup Outfielder, Center fielder