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The Best Cuban MLB Players Of All Time 

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Updated October 13, 2018 1.9k votes 252 voters 4.9k views 54 items

Over 200 Cuban baseball players have played in Major League Baseball. Featuring some of the best MLB players currently playing today and the greatest baseball players of all time, this list of MLB players from Cuba includes World Series champions, Hall-of-Famers, and baseball legends. Who is the best MLB player from Cuba?

When ranking the best Cuban MLB players, Tony Perez, Jose Canseco, and Rafael Palmeiro are definitely in the top 10. Other good MLB players who were born in Cuba include Aroldis Chapman, Livan Hernandez, Yoensis Cespedes, and Jose Abreu.

Vote up the best MLB players from Cuba. Feel free to add any famous Cuban baseball players who have played in the Major Leagues who are missing from the list.

list ordered by
1
Tony Pérez is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Cuban MLB Players Of All Time
Tony Pérez First baseman, Third baseman
2
Luis Tiant is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Cuban MLB Players Of All Time
Pitcher
3
Aroldis Chapman is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Cuban MLB Players Of All Time
Pitcher
4
Tony Oliva is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Cuban MLB Players Of All Time
Designated hitter, Right fielder, Outfielder
5
Jose Abreu is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Cuban MLB Players Of All Time
Jose Abreu First Baseman
6
Jose Fernandez is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Cuban MLB Players Of All Time
Jose Fernandez Pitcher
7
Rafael Palmeiro is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Cuban MLB Players Of All Time
Designated hitter, First baseman
8
Minnie Miñoso is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Cuban MLB Players Of All Time
Outfielder, Left fielder, Infielder
9
Jose Canseco is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Cuban MLB Players Of All Time
Designated hitter, Right fielder, Outfielder
10
Yoenis Céspedes ... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Cuban MLB Players Of All Time
Outfielder
11
Yasiel Puig is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Cuban MLB Players Of All Time
Right fielder
12
Bert Campaneris is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Cuban MLB Players Of All Time
Shortstop
13
Yasmani Grandal is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Cuban MLB Players Of All Time
Catcher
14
Camilo Pascual is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Cuban MLB Players Of All Time
Pitcher
15
Livan Hernandez is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Cuban MLB Players Of All Time
Livan Hernandez Pitcher
16
Mike Cuellar is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Cuban MLB Players Of All Time
Starting pitcher, Pitcher
17
Yuli Gurriel is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Cuban MLB Players Of All Time
First baseman
18
José Contreras is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Cuban MLB Players Of All Time
Pitcher
19
Alexei Ramírez is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Cuban MLB Players Of All Time
Infielder, Second baseman, Shortstop
20
José Iglesias is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Cuban MLB Players Of All Time
Shortstop
21
Jorge Soler is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Cuban MLB Players Of All Time
Outfielder
22
Yonder Alonso is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Cuban MLB Players Of All Time
Outfielder, Left fielder, Infielder
23
Cookie Rojas is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Cuban MLB Players Of All Time
Outfielder, Second baseman
24
Leo Cárdenas is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Cuban MLB Players Of All Time
Shortstop
25
Zoilo Versalles is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Cuban MLB Players Of All Time
Shortstop