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This is a list of the greatest Arizona Diamondbacks ever. Along with the Tampa Bay Rays, the Arizona Diamondbacks are baseball's youngest franchise. However, this doesn't mean that the franchise is devoid of talent or Hall of Fame players. In 2001, the club made history when it defeated the New York Yankees in seven games to win its first World Series after only three years of existence. Many of the best players in Diamondbacks history were on that championship team including two of the best Diamondbacks ever in pitchers Randy Johnson and Curt Schilling. The Diamondbacks dynamic duo almost singlehandedly mowed down hitters en route to the franchise's only championship. They are considered two of the greatest pitchers of their generation and the city was fortunate to have them as members of the Arizona Diamondbacks roster for years.

Luis Gonzalez is considered the greatest hitter to don Diamondbacks colors. Like the rest of the franchise, Gonzalez's best season came in 2001 when he had an eye-opening 57 home runs, 142 RBIs along with 100 walks. Looking to follow in Gonzalez's footsteps is Diamondbacks first baseman Paul Goldschmidt. Already one of baseball's feared hitters, Goldschmidt's breakout 2013 campaign landed him a berth in the All Star game in only his third season. He is already considered one of the greatest Diamondbacks to play the game. 

This list of the greatest Arizona Diamondbacks players of all time encompasses the club's greatest players in its short history. If you see someone missing from this list, free to add him. Vote the Arizona Diamondbacks player who you consider to be the best in its history.

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1
366 20
Randy Johnson is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Arizona Diamondbacks of All Time
Randy Johnson Starting pitcher, Pitcher

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2
209 47
Luis Gonzalez is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Arizona Diamondbacks of All Time
Luis Gonzalez Left fielder

3
244 49
Paul Goldschmidt is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Arizona Diamondbacks of All Time
Paul Goldschmidt First baseman

4
215 60
Curt Schilling is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Arizona Diamondbacks of All Time
Curt Schilling Starting pitcher, Pitcher

5
129 44
Steve Finley is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Arizona Diamondbacks of All Time
Steve Finley Center fielder

6
99 51
Brandon Webb is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Arizona Diamondbacks of All Time
Brandon Webb Pitcher

7
103 50
Matt Williams is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Arizona Diamondbacks of All Time
Matt Williams Third baseman

8
83 42
Mark Grace is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Arizona Diamondbacks of All Time
CMCSS03 added Mark Grace First baseman

9
101 62
Justin Upton is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Arizona Diamondbacks of All Time
Justin Upton Right fielder, Left fielder

10
82 33
A.J. Pollock is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Arizona Diamondbacks of All Time
slaft added A.J. Pollock Outfielder, Center fielder

11
61 45
Chris Young is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Arizona Diamondbacks of All Time
slaft added Chris Young Center fielder

12
82 34
Craig Counsell is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Arizona Diamondbacks of All Time
slaft added Craig Counsell Infielder, Shortstop

13
62 48
Jay Bell is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Arizona Diamondbacks of All Time
Jay Bell Shortstop

14
65 42
Dan Haren is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Arizona Diamondbacks of All Time
Dan Haren Starting pitcher, Pitcher

15
72 40
Tony Womack is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Arizona Diamondbacks of All Time
Tony Womack Right fielder, Outfielder, Left fielder

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16
56 38
Orlando Hudson is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Arizona Diamondbacks of All Time
slaft added Orlando Hudson Second baseman, Third baseman

17
56 43
Miguel Montero is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Arizona Diamondbacks of All Time
slaft added Miguel Montero Catcher

18
48 36
Stephen Drew is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Arizona Diamondbacks of All Time
slaft added Stephen Drew Shortstop

19
44 20
Aaron Hill is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Arizona Diamondbacks of All Time
CMCSS03 added Aaron Hill Designated hitter, Second baseman, Shortstop

20
51 38
Mark Reynolds is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Arizona Diamondbacks of All Time
Mark Reynolds Third baseman

21
40 27
Ian Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Arizona Diamondbacks of All Time
slaft added Ian Kennedy Starting pitcher, Pitcher

22
52 40
Eric Byrnes is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Arizona Diamondbacks of All Time
Eric Byrnes Right fielder, Outfielder, Left fielder

23
39 44
Miguel Batista is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Arizona Diamondbacks of All Time
slaft added Miguel Batista Relief pitcher, Starting pitcher, Pitcher

24
42 22
Gerardo Parra is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Arizona Diamondbacks of All Time
slaft added Gerardo Parra Outfielder, Left fielder, Center fielder

25
19 1
Robbie Ray is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Arizona Diamondbacks of All Time
TRENT13 added Robbie Ray

26
29 25
Tony Clark is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Greatest Arizona Diamondbacks of All Time
Tony Clark First baseman

27
23 13
Junior Spivey is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest Arizona Diamondbacks of All Time
Junior Spivey Second baseman

28
23 2
Zack Greinke is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest Arizona Diamondbacks of All Time
TRENT13 added Zack Greinke Pitcher

29
28 19
Reggie Sanders is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Greatest Arizona Diamondbacks of All Time
CMCSS03 added Reggie Sanders Right fielder, Outfielder, Left fielder

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30
35 28
Byung-hyun Kim is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Greatest Arizona Diamondbacks of All Time
slaft added Byung-hyun Kim Pitcher

31
36 38
José Valverde is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Greatest Arizona Diamondbacks of All Time
José Valverde Relief pitcher, Closer, Pitcher

32
32 22
J. J. Putz is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Greatest Arizona Diamondbacks of All Time
J. J. Putz Relief pitcher, Closer

33
34 31
Mark Trumbo is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest Arizona Diamondbacks of All Time
Baseballislove added Mark Trumbo Designated hitter, Right fielder, Outfielder

34
22 13
Patrick Corbin is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Greatest Arizona Diamondbacks of All Time
MatthewDiLorenzo added Patrick Corbin Starting pitcher, Pitcher

35
16 9
Richie Sexson is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Greatest Arizona Diamondbacks of All Time
MatthewDiLorenzo added Richie Sexson First baseman

36
18 20
Devon White is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Greatest Arizona Diamondbacks of All Time
CMCSS03 added Devon White Outfielder, Center fielder

37
19 2
Jake Lamb is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Greatest Arizona Diamondbacks of All Time
TRENT13 added Jake Lamb

38
23 28
Damian Miller is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest Arizona Diamondbacks of All Time
Damian Miller Catcher

39
19 29
Lyle Overbay is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Greatest Arizona Diamondbacks of All Time
Lyle Overbay First baseman

40
19 31
Brian Anderson is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Greatest Arizona Diamondbacks of All Time
slaft added Brian Anderson Outfielder, Center fielder, Starting pitcher

41
11 14
Wade Miley is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Greatest Arizona Diamondbacks of All Time
MatthewDiLorenzo added Wade Miley Starting pitcher, Pitcher

42
8 14
Carlos Quentin is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Greatest Arizona Diamondbacks of All Time
rcdwhiteley added Carlos Quentin Right fielder, Outfielder, Left fielder

43
13 8
Adam Dunn is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Greatest Arizona Diamondbacks of All Time
Adam Dunn Designated hitter, Outfielder, First baseman

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44
9 13
Conor Jackson is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Greatest Arizona Diamondbacks of All Time
rcdwhiteley added Conor Jackson Outfielder, Left fielder, First baseman

45
15 12
Max Scherzer is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Greatest Arizona Diamondbacks of All Time
Max Scherzer Starting pitcher, Pitcher

46
9 23
Doug Davis is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Greatest Arizona Diamondbacks of All Time
slaft added Doug Davis Starting pitcher, Pitcher

47
11 4
David Peralta is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Greatest Arizona Diamondbacks of All Time
TRENT13 added David Peralta

48
7 15
Micah Owings is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Greatest Arizona Diamondbacks of All Time
rcdwhiteley added Micah Owings Starting pitcher, Pitcher

49
8 24
Andy Benes is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Greatest Arizona Diamondbacks of All Time
CMCSS03 added Andy Benes Pitcher

50
9 4
Chris Owings is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Greatest Arizona Diamondbacks of All Time
TRENT13 added Chris Owings