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The Best Current Baseball Players Under 6 Feet Tall

Updated May 5, 2021 13.5k votes 1.7k voters 40.7k 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.

  • 1
    941
    166

    Mookie Betts

    Los Angeles Dodgers

    5 feet, 9 inches

  • 2
    574
    229

    Ozzie Albies

    Atlanta Braves

    5 feet, 8 inches

  • 3
    423
    182

    José Ramírez

    Cleveland Indians

    5 feet, 9 inches

  • 4
    455
    224

    Yadier Molina

    St. Louis Cardinals

    5 feet, 11 inches

  • 5
    360
    178

    Justin Turner

    Los Angeles Dodgers

    5 feet, 11 inches

  • 6
    427
    224

    Marcus Stroman

    New York Mets

    5 feet, 7 inches

  • 7
    695
    414

    José Altuve

    Houston Astros

    5 feet, 6 inches

  • 8
    328
    174

    Andrew McCutchen

    Philadelphia Phillies

    5 feet, 11 inches

  • 9
    136
    46

    Brandon Lowe

    Tampa Bay Rays

    5 feet, 10 inches

  • 10
    249
    127

    Kolten Wong

    St. Louis Cardinals

    5 feet, 9 inches

  • 11
    214
    105

    Carlos Santana

    Cleveland Indians

    5 feet, 11 inches

  • 12
    216
    109

    Sonny Gray

    Cincinnati Reds

    5 feet, 10 inches

  • 13
    222
    125

    Andrew Benintendi

    Kansas City Royals

    5 feet, 10 inches

  • 14
    88
    24

    Cedric Mullins

    Baltimore Orioles

    5 feet, 8 inches

  • 15
    182
    100

    Eugenio Suarez

    Cincinnati Reds

    5 feet, 11 inches

  • 16
    110
    45

    David Fletcher

    Los Angeles Angels

    5 feet, 9 inches

  • 17
    175
    99

    Jackie Bradley, Jr.

    Milwaukee Brewers

    5 feet, 10 inches

  • 18
    82
    25

    Alex Bregman

    Houston Astros

    5 feet, 11 inches

  • 19
    113
    51

    Eduardo Escobar

    Arizona Diamondbacks

    5 feet, 10 inches

  • 20
    117
    54

    Ramon Laureano

    Oakland A's

    5 feet, 11 inches

  • 21
    102
    42

    Enrique Hernandez

    Los Angeles Dodgers

    5 feet, 11 inches

  • 22
    132
    69

    Kirby Yates

    San Diego Padres

    5 feet, 10 inches

  • 23
    158
    95

    Adam Eaton

    Washington Nationals

    5 feet, 9 inches

  • 24
    86
    36

    Kole Calhoun

    Los Angeles Angels

    5 feet, 10 inches

  • 25
    80
    32

    Adam Frazier

    Pittsburgh Pirates

    5 feet, 10 inches