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The Best Hispanic Baseball Players 

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Updated December 17, 2019 15.5k votes 1.7k voters 54.9k views 138 items

List Rules Only players of Hispanic/Latino descent

A list of the best Hispanic baseball players. Hispanic baseball players have been interwoven in the fabric of Major League Baseball for years. They've been some of the greatest, well known names in baseball history. There are a bunch of Hall of Fame players on this list, who are rightfully enshrined in Cooperstown and are considered some of the greatest players of all time. The 1960s was when the first big wave of Hispanic players hit the big leagues. From this batch are some of the greatest Hispanic players of all time. Roberto Clemente, Juan Marichal, Orlando Cepeda and a slew of others made it normal for the notoriously MLB teams to mine the unchartered Latin American baseball waters. Due to the success of these players, Hispanic players began to populate many team's rosters.

Over the past few decades, Latino players have dominated the big leagues. These days, you're likely to see a huge percentage of superstars and future Hall of Famers like Miguel Cabrera, Albert Pujols, David Ortiz and the greatest relief pitcher of all time, Mariano Rivera. The number of Hispanic ballplayers on MLB teams has grown throughout the years and Hispanic players dominate many of the baseball rosters, from the big level down through the minor leagues. 

This is the list of the best Hispanic baseball players. This list can include all time greats and today's superstars. The one thing they have in common is that they're considered the best Hispanic players. If you notice someone is missing from this list, feel free to add them. Vote or re-rank this list according to who you think are the best Hispanic baseball players.
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Roberto Clemente is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Hispanic Baseball Players
Dec. at 38 (1934-1972) from San Antón
2
Albert Pujols is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Hispanic Baseball Players
Age 39 from Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
3
Mariano Rivera is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Hispanic Baseball Players
Age 49 from Panama City, Panama
4
David Ortiz is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Hispanic Baseball Players
Age 43 from Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
5
Pedro Martinez is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Hispanic Baseball Players
6
Iván Rodrí... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Hispanic Baseball Players
Age 47 from Manatí, Puerto Rico
7
Miguel Cabrera is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Hispanic Baseball Players
Age 35 from Maracay, Venezuela
8
Vladimir Guerrero is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Hispanic Baseball Players
Age 44 from Don Gregorio, Dominican Republic
9
Roberto Alomar is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Hispanic Baseball Players
Age 51 from Ponce, Puerto Rico
10
Carlos Beltrán is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Hispanic Baseball Players
Age 41 from Manatí, Puerto Rico
11
Yadier Molina is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Hispanic Baseball Players
Age 36 from Bayamón, Puerto Rico
12
Edgar Martínez is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Hispanic Baseball Players
Age 56 from New York City, New York
13
Rod Carew is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Hispanic Baseball Players
Age 73 from Gatún, Panama
14
Juan Marichal is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Hispanic Baseball Players
Age 81 from Laguna Verde, Dominican Republic
15
Orlando Cepeda is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Hispanic Baseball Players
Age 81 from Ponce, Puerto Rico
16
Bernie Williams is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Hispanic Baseball Players
Age 50 from San Juan, Puerto Rico
17
Alex Rodriguez is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Hispanic Baseball Players
Age 43 from Washington Heights, New York City, New York, United States of America
18
Manny Ramírez is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Hispanic Baseball Players
Age 46 from Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
19
Robinson Canó is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Hispanic Baseball Players
Age 36 from San Pedro de Macorís, Dominican Republic
20
Ted Williams is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Hispanic Baseball Players
John Smith0 added Dec. at 84 (1918-2002) from San Diego, California, United States of America
21
Carlos Delgado is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Hispanic Baseball Players
Age 46 from Aguadilla, Puerto Rico
22
Fernando Valenzuela is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Hispanic Baseball Players
Age 58 from Etchohuaquila
23
Bartolo Colón is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Hispanic Baseball Players
Age 45 from Altamira, Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
24
José Altuve is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Hispanic Baseball Players
MooseSports added Age 28 from Maracay, Venezuela
25
Félix Herná... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Hispanic Baseball Players
Age 32 from Valencia, Venezuela