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List Rules Rank the players based only on their time with the Baltimore Orioles

This is a list of the greatest Balitmore Orioles ever. The Baltimore Orioles are one of the most storied franchises in the history of Major League Baseball. Located in Baltimore since 1954, the Orioles traditionally have had one of the best infields in baseball, which has produced some of the greatest baseball players of all time. Many of the best Orioles ever are infielders. The years 1966 through 1983 are considered the franchise's glory years. Baltimore fared well during the mid '90s and on the strength of its young core, brighter days are ahead for the club.

One of the most famous Orioles in history is Cal Ripken Jr. The Hall of Fame shortstop's name is synonymous with one of the greatest streaks in sports history. For 2,632 consecutive games (more specifically from 1982-1998), Ripken's name was on the Orioles lineup card. The 19-time All Star is easily one of the most popular players not only in Baltimore Orioles history, but the entire major leagues.

Other players who are the the best Orioles ever include slugging outfielder Frank Robinson and slick fielding third baseman Brooks Robinson. Along with Ripken, the Robinsons (of no relation) are also hall of famers. 

The Orioles have a rich history of pitching as well. Jim Palmer is probably the most famous pitcher to wear the orange, black and white. Winning 268 games in 19 seasons, Palmer was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1990, his second year eligibility. Palmer fronted a strong pitching staff that led the Orioles to three World Series titles during his tenure with the club.

These players are the best in Baltimore Orioles history. If you notice that we've missed someone, feel free to add him to this list. Vote early and often for who you think are the greatest Baltimore Orioles of all time.

1
625 92
Brooks Robinson is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Baltimore Orioles of All Time
Brooks Robinson Third baseman

2
720 155
Cal Ripken, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Baltimore Orioles of All Time
Cal Ripken, Jr. Shortstop, Third baseman

3
532 65
Frank Robinson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Baltimore Orioles of All Time
Frank Robinson Right fielder, Outfielder, Left fielder

4
485 79
Jim Palmer is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Baltimore Orioles of All Time
Jim Palmer Starting pitcher, Pitcher

5
476 78
Eddie Murray is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Baltimore Orioles of All Time
Eddie Murray Designated hitter, First baseman

6
291 107
Boog Powell is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Baltimore Orioles of All Time
Boog Powell First baseman

7
278 120
Mike Mussina is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Baltimore Orioles of All Time
Mike Mussina Pitcher

8
328 129
Adam Jones is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Baltimore Orioles of All Time
Adam Jones Center fielder

9
357 118
Manny Machado is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Baltimore Orioles of All Time
danbunty25 added Manny Machado Infielder, Shortstop, Third baseman - Third baseman

10
244 38
Earl Weaver is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Baltimore Orioles of All Time
IanHarvey added Earl Weaver Manager

11
204 80
Dave McNally is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Baltimore Orioles of All Time
Dave McNally Starting pitcher, Pitcher

12
216 92
Roberto Alomar is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Baltimore Orioles of All Time
Roberto Alomar Second baseman

13
168 64
Paul Blair is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Baltimore Orioles of All Time
alfeyerabend added Paul Blair Outfielder, Center fielder

14
172 65
Ken Singleton is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Baltimore Orioles of All Time
Ken Singleton Designated hitter, Right fielder, Outfielder

15
144 71
George Sisler is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Baltimore Orioles of All Time
leftyshark added George Sisler First baseman, Pitcher

16
138 61
Mark Belanger is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Baltimore Orioles of All Time
LoRenZo1 added Mark Belanger Shortstop

17
156 102
Brady Anderson is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Baltimore Orioles of All Time
Brady Anderson Outfielder, Left fielder, Center fielder

18
144 70
Mike Flanagan is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Baltimore Orioles of All Time
Mike Flanagan Pitcher

19
168 61
Mike Cuellar is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Baltimore Orioles of All Time
Mike Cuellar Starting pitcher, Pitcher

20
152 71
Nick Markakis is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Baltimore Orioles of All Time
danbunty25 added Nick Markakis Right fielder - Right fielder

21
121 47
Rick Dempsey is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Baltimore Orioles of All Time
slaft added Rick Dempsey Catcher

22
164 82
Rafael Palmeiro is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Baltimore Orioles of All Time
Rafael Palmeiro Designated hitter, First baseman

23
164 131
Chris Davis is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Baltimore Orioles of All Time
Chris Davis First baseman

24
120 73
B. J. Surhoff is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Baltimore Orioles of All Time
B. J. Surhoff Outfielder, Left fielder, Infielder

25
102 44
Bobby Grich is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Baltimore Orioles of All Time
slaft added Bobby Grich Second baseman

26
126 67
Harold Baines is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Greatest Baltimore Orioles of All Time
Harold Baines Designated hitter, Right fielder

27
121 65
Brian Roberts is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest Baltimore Orioles of All Time
Brian Roberts Second baseman

28
102 45
Mike Boddicker is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest Baltimore Orioles of All Time
blueline3 added Mike Boddicker Starting pitcher, Pitcher

29
106 30
Zach Britton is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Greatest Baltimore Orioles of All Time
Zach Britton Pitcher

30
106 33
Al Bumbry is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Greatest Baltimore Orioles of All Time
slaft added Al Bumbry Designated hitter, Outfielder, Left fielder

31
110 51
Davey Johnson is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Greatest Baltimore Orioles of All Time
Davey Johnson Manager, Second baseman

32
104 61
Miguel Tejada is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Greatest Baltimore Orioles of All Time
Miguel Tejada Infielder, Second baseman, Shortstop

33
119 64
J. J. Hardy is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest Baltimore Orioles of All Time
danbunty25 added J. J. Hardy Shortstop - Shortstop

34
112 62
Matt Wieters is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Greatest Baltimore Orioles of All Time
danbunty25 added Matt Wieters Catcher - Catcher

35
64 36
Mike Bordick is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Greatest Baltimore Orioles of All Time
CMCSS03 added Mike Bordick Shortstop

36
88 51
Jim Gentile is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Greatest Baltimore Orioles of All Time
Jim Gentile First baseman

37
84 57
Melvin Mora is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Greatest Baltimore Orioles of All Time
Melvin Mora Outfielder, Infielder, First baseman

38
77 31
Scott McGregor is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest Baltimore Orioles of All Time
IanHarvey added Scott McGregor Pitcher

39
72 33
Gregg Olson is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Greatest Baltimore Orioles of All Time
CMCSS03 added Gregg Olson Relief pitcher, Pitcher

40
106 37
Jonathan Schoop is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Greatest Baltimore Orioles of All Time
AndrewHaney1 added Jonathan Schoop Third baseman

41
76 58
Chris Hoiles is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Greatest Baltimore Orioles of All Time
Chris Hoiles Catcher

42
59 27
Robin Roberts is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Greatest Baltimore Orioles of All Time
RobLein added Robin Roberts Starting pitcher, Pitcher

43
71 30
Luis Aparicio is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Greatest Baltimore Orioles of All Time
RobLein added Luis Aparicio Shortstop

44
71 32
Tippy Martinez is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Greatest Baltimore Orioles of All Time
IanHarvey added Tippy Martinez Relief pitcher, Pitcher

45
44 39
Rick Sutcliffe is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Greatest Baltimore Orioles of All Time
CMCSS03 added Rick Sutcliffe Starting pitcher, Pitcher

46
43 37
Scott Erickson is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Greatest Baltimore Orioles of All Time
CMCSS03 added Scott Erickson Starting pitcher, Pitcher

47
55 22
Darren O'Day is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Greatest Baltimore Orioles of All Time
MatthewDiLorenzo added Darren O'Day Pitcher

48
50 37
Curt Schilling is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Greatest Baltimore Orioles of All Time
CMCSS03 added Curt Schilling Starting pitcher, Pitcher

49
49 32
Rich Dauer is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Greatest Baltimore Orioles of All Time
IanHarvey added Rich Dauer Second baseman, Third baseman

50
44 41
Will Clark is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Greatest Baltimore Orioles of All Time
CMCSS03 added Will Clark First baseman