Baseball Famous Baseball Players from France

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List of famous baseball players from France, listed alphabetically with photos of the players when available. France has produced some very talented baseball players over the years, including pitchers, catchers, infielders and outfielders. These are some of the best French baseball players to ever live, so if you're a native of France and are aspiring to play ball professionally then these people should be your idols. If you're searching for a particular popular baseball player from France then you can use the "search" box to find who you're looking for.

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This list answers the questions, "Who are the greatest French baseball players?" and "Which baseball players are from France?"

You can click on the names of these legendary baseball players of France in order to get more information about each one. If you play baseball or just love the sport then use this list of talented French baseball players to find some athletes you haven't heard of before.

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Lou Boudreau is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Baseball Players from France
Manager, Shortstop Louis "Lou" Boudreau was an American Major League Baseball player and manager. He was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1970. He was also a radio announcer for the Chicago Cubs ...more

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Bruce Bochy is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Baseball Players from France
Manager, Catcher Bruce Douglas Bochy is the manager of the San Francisco Giants. Prior to joining the Giants for the 2007 season, Bochy was the manager of the San Diego Padres for twelve seasons. He has led the ...more

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Leo Durocher is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Baseball Players from France
Manager, Shortstop Leo Ernest Durocher, nicknamed Leo the Lip, was an American professional baseball player and manager. He played in Major League Baseball as an infielder. Upon his retirement, he ranked fifth ...more

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Joe Woerlin is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Baseball Players from France
Joe Woerlin Shortstop Joseph Woerlin was a professional baseball player. He appeared in one game in Major League Baseball in 1895 for the Washington Senators as a shortstop.

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Jim Thorpe is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Baseball Players from France
Outfielder James Francis "Jim" Thorpe was a Sac and Fox athlete of Native American and European ancestry. Considered one of the most versatile athletes of modern sports, he won Olympic gold ...more

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Frédéric Hanvi is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Baseball Players from France
Frédéric Hanvi Outfielder Frédéric Hanvi is a French baseball player, having played for several junior national teams in France, and for several French pro teams before being scouted by Major League ...more

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Joris Bert is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Baseball Players from France
Joris Bert Joris Bert height: 5'10", weight :165 lbs, is a French baseball player who plays center field. He bats left and throws left. He is nicknamed "Frenchie" by his teammates.