Baseball Famous Baseball Players from Puerto Rico

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List of famous baseball players from Puerto Rico, listed alphabetically with photos of the players when available. Puerto Rico has produced some very talented baseball players over the years, including pitchers, catchers, infielders and outfielders. These are some of the best Puerto Rican baseball players to ever live, so if you're a native of Puerto Rico 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 Puerto Rico 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 Puerto Rican baseball players?" and "Which baseball players are from Puerto Rico?"

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

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Ángel Pagán is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Baseball Players from Puerto Rico
Outfielder, Left fielder, Center fielder Ángel Manuel Pagán is a Puerto Rican professional baseball outfielder for the San Francisco Giants of Major League Baseball. Raised in Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico, he began playing ...more

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Carlos Corporán is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Baseball Players from Puerto Rico
Catcher Carlos Fernando Corporán is a Puerto Rican professional baseball catcher for the Texas Rangers of Major League Baseball. After being drafted by the Milwaukee Brewers in 2003, he spent ...more

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J. C. Romero is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Baseball Players from Puerto Rico
Relief pitcher, Pitcher Juan Carlos "J.C." Romero is a Puerto Rican former professional baseball pitcher. He played in Major League Baseball for the Minnesota Twins, Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, Boston Red ...more

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Neftalí Soto is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Baseball Players from Puerto Rico
Infielder, First baseman, Third baseman Neftalí O. Soto is a Puerto Rican professional baseball first baseman in the Chicago White Sox organization. He previously played in Major League Baseball for the Cincinnati Reds.

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Jonathan Sánchez is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Baseball Players from Puerto Rico
Starting pitcher, Pitcher Jonathan O. Sánchez, nicknamed "The Kid," or "The Comeback Kid," is a Puerto Rican professional baseball pitcher who is currently a free agent. A left-handed starter, ...more

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Luis Aguayo is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Baseball Players from Puerto Rico
Infielder Luis Aguayo Muriel is a former player and coach in Major League Baseball. Aguayo was originally signed by the Philadelphia Phillies as an amateur free agent on December 27, 1975 at the age of ...more

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Pedro Feliciano is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Baseball Players from Puerto Rico
Relief pitcher, Pitcher Pedro Juan Feliciano Molina, nicknamed "The Perpetual Pedro", is a professional baseball left-handed pitcher who is currently a free agent.

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Iván DeJesús, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Baseball Players from Puerto Rico
Second baseman Iván DeJesús Álvarez, Jr. is a right-handed throwing and right-handed batting Puerto Rican professional baseball player who plays second base in the Cincinnati Reds ...more

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Wil Nieves is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Baseball Players from Puerto Rico
Wil Nieves Catcher Wilbert "Wil" Nieves is a Puerto Rican professional baseball catcher for the San Diego Padres of Major League Baseball. He has also played in MLB for the San Diego Padres, New York ...more

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Ángel Sánchez is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Baseball Players from Puerto Rico
Shortstop Ángel Luis Sánchez is a former professional baseball shortstop. He played in Major League Baseball for the Kansas City Royals, Boston Red Sox, Houston Astros and Chicago White

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Osvaldo Martínez is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Baseball Players from Puerto Rico
Osvaldo Martínez Shortstop Osvaldo "Ozzie" Martínez is a Puerto Rican professional baseball shortstop in the Baltimore Orioles organization. He has played in Major League Baseball for the Florida

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José Oquendo is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Baseball Players from Puerto Rico
José Oquendo Outfielder, Infielder José Manuel Roberto Guillermo Oquendo Contreras is a former Major League Baseball infielder and the current third base coach for the St. Louis Cardinals. He is currently the longest ...more

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René Rivera is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Baseball Players from Puerto Rico
Catcher René Rivera is a Puerto Rican professional baseball catcher for the Tampa Bay Rays of Major League Baseball. He previously played for the Seattle Mariners, Minnesota Twins and San Diego ...more

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Omir Santos is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Baseball Players from Puerto Rico
Catcher Omir Santos Rios is a professional baseball catcher in the Washington Nationals organization. Santos has played for the Baltimore Orioles, the New York Mets, the Detroit Tigers, and the ...more

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Juan Nieves is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Baseball Players from Puerto Rico
Pitcher Juan Manuel Nieves Cruz is a former professional baseball pitcher and current pitching coach for the Boston Red Sox. He played for the Milwaukee Brewers from 1986-1988.

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Hiram Burgos is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Baseball Players from Puerto Rico
Hiram Burgos Pitcher Hiram Burgos is a Puerto Rican professional baseball pitcher in the Milwaukee Brewers organization. He attended the Puerto Rico Baseball Academy and High School and Bethune-Cookman College. In ...more

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Andy González is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Baseball Players from Puerto Rico
Andy González Third baseman Angel Manuel "Andy" González is a former professional baseball infielder.

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Hector Correa is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Baseball Players from Puerto Rico
Hector Correa Pitcher Hector Correa is a professional baseball pitcher for the San Francisco Giants.

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Ricky Ledée is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Baseball Players from Puerto Rico
Outfielder Ricardo Alberto "Ricky" Ledée is a former Major League Baseball outfielder who played for the New York Yankees, Cleveland Indians, Texas Rangers, Philadelphia Phillies, San ...more

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José De La Torre is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Baseball Players from Puerto Rico
José De La Torre José De La Torre is a Puerto Rican professional baseball pitcher, who signed with the Cincinnati Reds on December 3, 2014. De La Torre was assigned to Class AA Pensacola Blue Wahoos De La ...more

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Dicky Gonzalez is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Baseball Players from Puerto Rico
Dicky Gonzalez Pitcher Dicky Gonzalez is a professional baseball player.

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Orlando Román is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Baseball Players from Puerto Rico
Orlando Román Pitcher Orlando Bruno Román is a professional baseball pitcher. Román attended Indian Hills Community College and was drafted by the New York Mets in the 31st round of the 1999 Major ...more

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Xavier Cedeño is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Baseball Players from Puerto Rico
Xavier Cedeño Pitcher Xavier Cedeño Quinones is a Puerto Rican professional baseball pitcher for the Washington Nationals of Major League Baseball. He has also played in MLB for the Houston Astros.

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Carlos Correa is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Baseball Players from Puerto Rico
Carlos Javier Correa, Jr. is a Puerto Rican baseball shortstop who was drafted first overall by the Houston Astros in the 2012 Major League Baseball Draft. An honor roll graduate of the Puerto ...more

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Christian Vazquez is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Baseball Players from Puerto Rico
Catcher Christian Vazquez is a Puerto Rican baseball player.

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Willie Collazo is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Baseball Players from Puerto Rico
Willie Collazo Pitcher William Collazo is a Puerto Rican baseball player who played in Major League Baseball in 2007 for the New York Mets. Collazo graduated from Florida International University where he went 13–1 as ...more

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Francisco Lindor is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Baseball Players from Puerto Rico
Shortstop Francisco M. Lindor is a Puerto Rican professional baseball shortstop in the Cleveland Indians organization. He currently plays for the Columbus Clippers of the Class AAA International League ...more

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José Berríos is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Baseball Players from Puerto Rico
Pitcher José Orlando "J.O." Berríos is a Puerto Rican professional baseball pitcher in the Minnesota Twins organization. He was drafted by the Twins in the first round of the

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Kennys Vargas is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Baseball Players from Puerto Rico
Kennys Vargas is a baseball player.

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Javier Báez is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Baseball Players from Puerto Rico
Ednel Javier Báez is a Puerto Rican professional baseball second baseman for the Chicago Cubs of Major League Baseball. Born in Puerto Rico, Báez attended high school in ...more

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Sam Parilla is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Baseball Players from Puerto Rico
Sam Parilla Left fielder Samuel Parilla was a left fielder and pinch-hitter for the Philadelphia Phillies in 1970. He played in the minor leagues from 1963 to 1972. His daughter is actress Lana Parrilla.