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The Best Hispanic Baseball Players  

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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)
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Albert Pujols is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Hispanic Baseball Players
age 39
3
Pedro Martinez is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Hispanic Baseball Players
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Mariano Rivera is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Hispanic Baseball Players
5
Vladimir Guerrero is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Hispanic Baseball Players
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Iván Rodríguez is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Hispanic Baseball Players
7
David Ortiz is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Hispanic Baseball Players
age 43
8
Yadier Molina is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Hispanic Baseball Players
age 36
9
Miguel Cabrera is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Hispanic Baseball Players
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Carlos Beltrán is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Hispanic Baseball Players
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Rod Carew is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Hispanic Baseball Players
age 73
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Roberto Alomar is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Hispanic Baseball Players
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Edgar Martínez is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Hispanic Baseball Players
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Adrian Beltre is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Hispanic Baseball Players
JacobCummings added Adrian Beltre 39
15
Juan Marichal is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Hispanic Baseball Players
age 81
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Orlando Cepeda is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Hispanic Baseball Players
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Ted Williams is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Hispanic Baseball Players
John Smith0 added Dec. at 84 (1918-2002)
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Bernie Williams is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Hispanic Baseball Players
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José Altuve is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Hispanic Baseball Players
MooseSports added age 28
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Manny Ramírez is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Hispanic Baseball Players
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Alex Rodriguez is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Hispanic Baseball Players
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Carlos Delgado is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Hispanic Baseball Players
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Robinson Canó is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Hispanic Baseball Players
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Bartolo Colón is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Hispanic Baseball Players
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Fernando Valenzuela is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Hispanic Baseball Players