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The Best Current Baseball Players Under 6 Feet Tall

Updated May 5, 2021 8.6k votes 1.2k voters 26.0k views67 items

List RulesVote 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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    Josh Harrison

    Detroit Tigers

    5 feet, 8 inches

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    Christian Vazquez

    Boston Red Sox

    5 feet, 9 inches

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    Scott Kingery

    Philadelphia Phillies

    5 feet, 10 inches

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    José Iglesias

    Cincinnati Reds

    5 feet, 11 inches

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    Kurt Suzuki

    Washington Nationals

    5 feet, 11 inches

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    César Hernández

    Philadelphia Phillies

    5 feet, 10 inches

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    Brandon Lowe

    Tampa Bay Rays

    5 feet, 10 inches

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    Adam Frazier

    Pittsburgh Pirates

    5 feet, 10 inches

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    Cedric Mullins

    Baltimore Orioles

    5 feet, 8 inches

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    Brett Gardner

    New York Yankees

    5 feet 11 inches

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    Francisco Mejia

    San Diego Padres

    5 feet, 10 inches

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    Roberto Perez

    Cleveland Indians

    5 feet, 11 inches

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    Austin Barnes

    Los Angeles Dodgers

    5 feet, 10 inches

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    Alex Bregman

    Houston Astros

    5 feet, 11 inches

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    Willians Astudillo

    Minnesota Twins

    5 feet, 9 inches

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    Tony Kemp

    Houston Astros

    5 feet, 6 inches

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    Garrett Hampson

    Colorado Rockies

    5 feet, 11 inches

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    Omar Narvaez

    Seattle Mariners

    5 feet, 11 inches

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    Wilmer Difo

    Washington Nationals

    5 feet, 11 inches

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    Pablo Sandoval

    Atlanta Braves

    5 feet, 11 inches

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    Freddy Galvis

    Toronto Blue Jays

    5 feet, 10 inches

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    Luis Urias

    San Diego Padres

    5 feet, 9 inches

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    Ender Inciarte

    Atlanta Braves

    5 feet, 11 inches

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    Eric Sogard

    Toronto Blue Jays

    5 feet, 10 inches

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    Ben Gamel

    Milwaukee Brewers

    5 feet, 11 inches