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List of Famous Baseball Center Fielders

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List of the most famous center fielders, with pictures of the players when available. This list of greatest center fielders is listed by popularity, so the most recognizable center fielders are at the top of the list. People often debate over who the best center fielder of all time is, so use this list to see who you might want to put in the running for that title. The historic center fielders below may be currently active, while others have long retired from the game. Some of these players may be utility players, meaning they didn't always play center fielder during their time in the MLB.

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This list answers the questions, "Who are the best center fielders of all time?" and "Who are the greatest MLB center fielders?"
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Willie Mays is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Baseball Center Fielders
Center fielder
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Carlos Beltrán is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Baseball Center Fielders
Right fielder, Outfielder, Center fielder
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Ichiro Suzuki is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Baseball Center Fielders
Right fielder, Outfielder, Center fielder
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Josh Hamilton is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Baseball Center Fielders
Outfielder, Left fielder, Center fielder
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Ty Cobb is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Baseball Center Fielders
Outfielder, Center fielder
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Mike Trout is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Baseball Center Fielders
Outfielder
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Tris Speaker is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Baseball Center Fielders
Outfielder, Center fielder
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Joe DiMaggio is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Baseball Center Fielders
Center fielder
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Mickey Mantle is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Famous Baseball Center Fielders
Outfielder, First baseman, Center fielder
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Matt Kemp is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Famous Baseball Center Fielders
Right fielder, Center fielder
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Robin Yount is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Famous Baseball Center Fielders
Outfielder, Center fielder, Shortstop
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Andrew McCutchen is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Famous Baseball Center Fielders
Outfielder
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Andre Dawson is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Famous Baseball Center Fielders
Right fielder, Outfielder, Center fielder
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Torii Hunter is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Famous Baseball Center Fielders
Right fielder, Center fielder
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Melky Cabrera is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Famous Baseball Center Fielders
Outfielder, Left fielder, Center fielder
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Kirby Puckett is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of Famous Baseball Center Fielders
Outfielder, Center fielder
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Jim Edmonds is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of Famous Baseball Center Fielders
First baseman, Center fielder
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Carlos González is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of Famous Baseball Center Fielders
Outfielder
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Duke Snider is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of Famous Baseball Center Fielders
Outfielder, Center fielder
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Curtis Granderson is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of Famous Baseball Center Fielders
Center fielder
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Dale Murphy is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of Famous Baseball Center Fielders
Right fielder, Outfielder, Center fielder
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Bernie Williams is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of Famous Baseball Center Fielders
Outfielder, Center fielder
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Jacoby Ellsbury is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list List of Famous Baseball Center Fielders
Center fielder
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Al Simmons is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list List of Famous Baseball Center Fielders
Outfielder, Left fielder, Center fielder
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Fred Lynn is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list List of Famous Baseball Center Fielders
Outfielder, Center fielder