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The Best Current Baseball Players Under 6 Feet Tall 

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Updated February 26, 2020 5.3k votes 631 voters 13k views 107 items

List Rules Vote up the best active MLB players shorter than 6 feet tall

The shortest players in major league baseball have made almost as big an impact on the game as their taller counterparts. Some of the best players in baseball right now, including MVPs like Mookie Betts and Jose Altuve, are under 6 feet tall.

But who is the best baseball player shorter than 6 feet? Who stands tallest among baseball's smallest players? Jose Altuve is the shortest player in baseball at 5-foot-6, but there are more than 100 MLB players under 6 feet. Who tops the list? Vote below, then head over and check out the top tallest players in baseball right now and check out the shortest players in the NFL.

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1
Mookie Betts is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Current Baseball Players Under 6 Feet Tall
Mookie Betts Los Angeles Dodgers

5 feet, 9 inches

2
José Altuve is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Current Baseball Players Under 6 Feet Tall
Houston Astors

5 feet, 6 inches

3
Ozzie Albies is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Current Baseball Players Under 6 Feet Tall
Atlanta Braves

5 feet, 8 inches

4
Marcus Stroman is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Current Baseball Players Under 6 Feet Tall
New York Mets

5 feet, 7 inches

5
Yadier Molina is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Current Baseball Players Under 6 Feet Tall
St. Louis Cardinals

5 feet, 11 inches

6
José Ramír... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Current Baseball Players Under 6 Feet Tall
Cleveland Indians

5 feet, 9 inches

7
Andrew McCutchen is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Current Baseball Players Under 6 Feet Tall
Philadelphia Phillies

5 feet, 11 inches

8
Justin Turner is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Current Baseball Players Under 6 Feet Tall
Los Angeles Dodgers

5 feet, 11 inches

9
Andrew Benintendi is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Current Baseball Players Under 6 Feet Tall
Boston Red Sox

5 feet, 10 inches

10
Dustin Pedroia is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Current Baseball Players Under 6 Feet Tall
Boston Red Sox

5 feet, 9 inches

11
Jorge Polanco is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Current Baseball Players Under 6 Feet Tall
Minnesota Twins

5 feet, 11 inches

12
Eugenio Suarez is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Current Baseball Players Under 6 Feet Tall
Cincinnati Reds

5 feet, 11 inches

13
Sonny Gray is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Current Baseball Players Under 6 Feet Tall
Cincinnati Reds

5 feet, 10 inches

14
Carlos Santana is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Current Baseball Players Under 6 Feet Tall
Cleveland Indians

5 feet, 11 inches

15
Kolten Wong is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Current Baseball Players Under 6 Feet Tall
St. Louis Cardinals

5 feet, 9 inches

16
Khris Davis is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Current Baseball Players Under 6 Feet Tall
Oakland Athletics

5 feet, 11 inches

17
Jackie Bradley, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Current Baseball Players Under 6 Feet Tall
Boston Red Sox

5 feet, 10 inches

18
Dee Gordon is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Current Baseball Players Under 6 Feet Tall
Dee Gordon Seattle Mariners

5 feet, 11 inches

19
Adam Eaton is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Current Baseball Players Under 6 Feet Tall
Washington Nationals

5 feet, 9 inches

20
Kirby Yates is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Current Baseball Players Under 6 Feet Tall
San Diego Padres

5 feet, 10 inches

21
Jean Segura is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Current Baseball Players Under 6 Feet Tall
Jean Segura Philadelphia Phillies

5 feet, 10 inches

22
Yoenis Céspedes ... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Current Baseball Players Under 6 Feet Tall
New York Mets

5 feet, 10 inches

23
Scott Kingery is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Current Baseball Players Under 6 Feet Tall
Scott Kingery Philadelphia Phillies

5 feet, 10 inches

24
Tommy La Stella is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Current Baseball Players Under 6 Feet Tall
Tommy La Stella Los Angeles Angels

5 feet, 11 inches

25
Eduardo Escobar is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Current Baseball Players Under 6 Feet Tall
Arizona Diamondbacks

5 feet, 10 inches