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List of the most famous shortstops, with pictures of the players when available. This list of greatest shortstops is listed by popularity, so the most recognizable shortstops are at the top of the list. People often debate over who the best shortstop of all time is, so use this list to see who you might want to put in the running for that title. The historic shortstops 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 shortstop during their time in the MLB.

Examples of items on this list include Alex Rodriguez and Derek Jeter.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the best shortstops of all time?" and "Who are the greatest MLB shortstops?"

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Alex Rodriguez is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Baseball Shortstops
Alex Rodriguez Shortstop, Third baseman

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Derek Jeter is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Baseball Shortstops
Derek Jeter Shortstop

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Cal Ripken, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Baseball Shortstops
Cal Ripken, Jr. Shortstop, Third baseman

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Ozzie Smith is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Baseball Shortstops
Ozzie Smith Shortstop

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Honus Wagner is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Baseball Shortstops
Honus Wagner Shortstop

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Robin Yount is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Baseball Shortstops
Robin Yount Outfielder, Center fielder, Shortstop

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Troy Tulowitzki is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Baseball Shortstops
Troy Tulowitzki Shortstop

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Jimmy Rollins is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Baseball Shortstops
Jimmy Rollins Shortstop

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Ernie Banks is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Famous Baseball Shortstops
Ernie Banks First baseman, Shortstop

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Omar Vizquel is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Famous Baseball Shortstops
Omar Vizquel Left fielder, Infielder, First baseman

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Miguel Tejada is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Famous Baseball Shortstops
Miguel Tejada Infielder, Second baseman, Shortstop

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Alan Trammell is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Famous Baseball Shortstops
Alan Trammell Shortstop

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Arky Vaughan is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Famous Baseball Shortstops
Arky Vaughan Shortstop

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Hanley Ramírez is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Famous Baseball Shortstops
Hanley Ramírez Shortstop, Third baseman

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Luis Aparicio is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Famous Baseball Shortstops
Luis Aparicio Shortstop

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Barry Larkin is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of Famous Baseball Shortstops
Barry Larkin Shortstop

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Maury Wills is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of Famous Baseball Shortstops
Maury Wills Infielder, Shortstop

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Luke Appling is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of Famous Baseball Shortstops
Luke Appling Shortstop

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Nomar Garciaparra is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of Famous Baseball Shortstops
Nomar Garciaparra Infielder, Shortstop, Third baseman

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Dave Concepción is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of Famous Baseball Shortstops
Dave Concepción Shortstop

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Starlin Castro is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of Famous Baseball Shortstops
Starlin Castro Shortstop

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Pee Wee Reese is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of Famous Baseball Shortstops
Pee Wee Reese Shortstop

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Edgar Rentería is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list List of Famous Baseball Shortstops
Edgar Rentería Shortstop

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Phil Rizzuto is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list List of Famous Baseball Shortstops
Phil Rizzuto Shortstop

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Bert Campaneris is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list List of Famous Baseball Shortstops
Bert Campaneris Shortstop

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Elvis Andrus is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list List of Famous Baseball Shortstops
Elvis Andrus Shortstop

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Lou Boudreau is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list List of Famous Baseball Shortstops
Lou Boudreau Manager, Shortstop

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Tony Fernández is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list List of Famous Baseball Shortstops
Tony Fernández Shortstop

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Bill Dahlen is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list List of Famous Baseball Shortstops
Bill Dahlen Shortstop

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Asdrúbal Cabrera is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list List of Famous Baseball Shortstops
Asdrúbal Cabrera Shortstop

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J. J. Hardy is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list List of Famous Baseball Shortstops
J. J. Hardy Shortstop

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Ian Desmond is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list List of Famous Baseball Shortstops
Ian Desmond Shortstop

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Aaron Hill is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list List of Famous Baseball Shortstops
Aaron Hill Designated hitter, Second baseman, Shortstop

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Manny Machado is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list List of Famous Baseball Shortstops
Manny Machado Infielder, Shortstop, Third baseman

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Joe Cronin is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list List of Famous Baseball Shortstops
Joe Cronin Manager, Shortstop

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Bud Harrelson is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list List of Famous Baseball Shortstops
Bud Harrelson Shortstop

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Mark Belanger is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list List of Famous Baseball Shortstops
Mark Belanger Shortstop

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Erick Aybar is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list List of Famous Baseball Shortstops
Erick Aybar Shortstop

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Rafael Furcal is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list List of Famous Baseball Shortstops
Rafael Furcal Second baseman, Shortstop

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Rich Aurilia is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list List of Famous Baseball Shortstops
Rich Aurilia Infielder, Shortstop, Third baseman

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Johnny Pesky is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list List of Famous Baseball Shortstops
Johnny Pesky Shortstop, Third baseman

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Orlando Cabrera is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list List of Famous Baseball Shortstops
Orlando Cabrera Second baseman, Shortstop

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Buck Weaver is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list List of Famous Baseball Shortstops
Buck Weaver Shortstop, Third baseman

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Dick Groat is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list List of Famous Baseball Shortstops
Dick Groat Shortstop

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Larry Bowa is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list List of Famous Baseball Shortstops
Larry Bowa Manager, Shortstop

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Harvey Kuenn is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list List of Famous Baseball Shortstops
Harvey Kuenn Outfielder, Shortstop

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Don Kessinger is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list List of Famous Baseball Shortstops
Don Kessinger Shortstop

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Michael Young is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list List of Famous Baseball Shortstops
Michael Young Designated hitter, Infielder, First baseman

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Alexei Ramírez is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list List of Famous Baseball Shortstops
Alexei Ramírez Infielder, Second baseman, Shortstop

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Melvin Mora is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list List of Famous Baseball Shortstops
Melvin Mora Outfielder, Infielder, First baseman