Left Fielder Rankings

200 Greatest Left Fielders

  1. Barry Bonds lf, 1986-2007 364
  2. Ted Williams lf, 1939-1960 280
  3. Stan Musial lf, 1941-1963 264
  4. Rickey Henderson lf, 1979-2003 232
  5. Carl Yastrzemski lf, 1961-1983 185
  6. Pete Rose lf, 1963-1986 151
  7. Ed Delahanty lf, 1888-1903 149
  8. Al Simmons lf, 1924-1944 132
  9. Manny Ramirez lf, 1993-2011 130
  10. Joe Jackson lf, 1908-1920 130
  11. Tim Raines lf, 1979-2002 129
  12. Fred Clarke lf, 1894-1915 129
  13. Goose Goslin lf, 1921-1938 118
  14. Jesse Burkett lf, 1890-1905 113
  15. Billy Williams lf, 1959-1976 112
  16. Sherry Magee lf, 1904-1919 112
  17. Zack Wheat lf, 1909-1927 108
  18. Bob Johnson lf, 1933-1945 108
  19. Jim O'Rourke lf, 1872-1904 107
  20. Joe Medwick lf, 1932-1948 105
  21. Willie Stargell lf, 1962-1982 105
  22. Minnie Miñoso lf, 1949-1980 101
  23. Lance Berkman lf, 1999-2013 101
  24. Joe Kelley lf, 1891-1908 99
  25. Jose Cruz lf, 1970-1988 98
  26. Harry Stovey lf, 1880-1893 98
  27. Ralph Kiner lf, 1946-1955 93
  28. Pete Browning lf, 1882-1894 93
  29. Luis Gonzalez lf, 1990-2008 91
  30. Charlie Keller lf, 1939-1952 91
  31. Ryan Braun lf, 2007-2018 90
  32. Roy White lf, 1965-1979 87
  33. Jimmy Sheckard lf, 1897-1913 87
  34. Jim Rice lf, 1974-1989 84
  35. George Foster lf, 1969-1986 84
  36. Bobby Veach lf, 1912-1925 83
  37. Matt Holliday lf, 2004-2018 82
  38. Ken Williams lf, 1915-1929 81
  39. Heinie Manush lf, 1923-1939 79
  40. Mike Smith lf, 1886-1901 78
  41. Hugh Duffy lf, 1888-1906 77
  42. Albert Belle lf, 1989-2000 74
  43. Augie Galan lf, 1934-1949 74
  44. Lonnie Smith lf, 1978-1994 73
  45. Lou Brock lf, 1961-1979 72
  46. Jeff Heath lf, 1936-1949 72
  47. Moises Alou lf, 1990-2008 71
  48. George Burns lf, 1911-1925 71
  49. Kirk Gibson lf, 1979-1995 70
  50. Don Buford lf, 1963-1972 69
  51. Carl Crawford lf, 2002-2016 68
  52. Brett Gardner lf, 2008-2018 67
  53. Sid Gordon lf, 1941-1955 67
  54. Charley Jones lf, 1875-1888 64
  55. Alex Gordon lf, 2007-2018 63
  56. Kip Selbach lf, 1894-1906 62
  57. Frank Howard lf, 1958-1973 61
  58. Dusty Baker lf, 1968-1986 61
  59. Gene Woodling lf, 1943-1962 60
  60. Ron Gant lf, 1987-2003 59
  61. Rico Carty lf, 1963-1979 59
  62. Riggs Stephenson lf, 1921-1934 58
  63. Kevin Mitchell lf, 1984-1998 58
  64. Chick Hafey lf, 1924-1937 57
  65. Tip O'Neill lf, 1883-1892 56
  66. Mike Donlin lf, 1899-1914 55
  67. Greg Vaughn lf, 1989-2003 52
  68. Christian Yelich lf, 2013-2018 51
  69. Lefty O'Doul lf, 1919-1934 51
  70. B.J. Surhoff lf, 1987-2005 51
  71. Starling Marte lf, 2012-2018 51
  72. Topsy Hartsel lf, 1898-1911 51
  73. Alfonso Soriano lf, 1999-2014 50
  74. Del Ennis lf, 1946-1959 49
  75. Rondell White lf, 1993-2007 49
  76. Cliff Floyd lf, 1993-2009 49
  77. Kevin McReynolds lf, 1983-1994 48
  78. George Stone lf, 1903-1910 48
  79. Gary Matthews lf, 1972-1987 46
  80. Mike Greenwell lf, 1985-1996 46
  81. Carlos Gonzalez lf, 2008-2018 45
  82. Cesar Tovar lf, 1965-1976 45
  83. Jason Bay lf, 2003-2013 45
  84. Joe Rudi lf, 1967-1982 44
  85. Ben Oglivie lf, 1971-1986 44
  86. Larry Hisle lf, 1968-1982 44
  87. Ryan Klesko lf, 1992-2007 44
  88. John Anderson lf, 1894-1908 43
  89. Bernard Gilkey lf, 1990-2001 43
  90. Carlos Lee lf, 1999-2012 42
  91. Greg Luzinski lf, 1970-1984 42
  92. Shane Mack lf, 1987-1998 42
  93. Jimmy Callahan lf, 1894-1913 42
  94. Roy Sievers lf, 1949-1965 41
  95. Tom York lf, 1871-1885 41
  96. Bob Meusel lf, 1920-1930 41
  97. Willie Horton lf, 1963-1980 41
  98. Tommy Harper lf, 1962-1976 41
  99. John Stone lf, 1928-1938 40
  100. Wally Moon lf, 1954-1965 40
  101. J.D. Martinez lf, 2011-2018 40
  102. Shannon Stewart lf, 1995-2008 39
  103. Abner Dalrymple lf, 1878-1891 39
  104. Tillie Walker lf, 1911-1923 39
  105. Monte Irvin lf, 1949-1956 39
  106. Yoenis Cespedes lf, 2012-2018 39
  107. Hank Sauer lf, 1941-1959 39
  108. Geoff Jenkins lf, 1998-2008 38
  109. Sam Mertes lf, 1896-1906 38
  110. Garret Anderson lf, 1994-2010 38
  111. Burt Shotton lf, 1909-1923 38
  112. John Briggs lf, 1964-1975 37
  113. Charlie Maxwell lf, 1950-1964 37
  114. Tom Tresh lf, 1961-1969 37
  115. Rusty Greer lf, 1994-2002 37
  116. Rube Bressler lf, 1914-1932 36
  117. Bibb Falk lf, 1920-1931 36
  118. Cleon Jones lf, 1963-1976 35
  119. Bobby Higginson lf, 1995-2005 34
  120. Kal Daniels lf, 1986-1992 34
  121. Gary Ward lf, 1979-1990 33
  122. George Bell lf, 1981-1993 33
  123. Hideki Matsui lf, 2003-2012 33
  124. Milt Thompson lf, 1984-1996 33
  125. Tommy Davis lf, 1959-1976 32
  126. George Wood lf, 1880-1892 32
  127. Irish Meusel lf, 1914-1927 32
  128. Steve Kemp lf, 1977-1988 31
  129. Matty McIntyre lf, 1901-1912 31
  130. Bob Bescher lf, 1908-1918 31
  131. Joe Carter lf, 1983-1998 31
  132. Joe Vosmik lf, 1930-1944 30
  133. Charlie Jamieson lf, 1915-1932 30
  134. Bob Nieman lf, 1951-1962 30
  135. Dale Mitchell lf, 1946-1956 29
  136. Gene Richards lf, 1977-1984 29
  137. Danny Litwhiler lf, 1940-1951 29
  138. Gary Roenicke lf, 1976-1988 28
  139. Phil Bradley lf, 1983-1990 28
  140. Ray Blades lf, 1922-1932 28
  141. Ken Henderson lf, 1965-1980 28
  142. Pat Burrell lf, 2000-2011 28
  143. Raul Ibanez lf, 1996-2014 28
  144. Duffy Lewis lf, 1910-1921 28
  145. Josh Willingham lf, 2004-2014 27
  146. Irv Noren lf, 1950-1960 27
  147. Manny Mota lf, 1962-1982 27
  148. Johnny Grubb lf, 1972-1987 27
  149. George Hall lf, 1871-1877 27
  150. Bob Skinner lf, 1954-1966 27
  151. Dave Kingman lf, 1971-1986 26
  152. Steve Braun lf, 1971-1985 26
  153. Adam Dunn lf, 2001-2014 26
  154. Jim Russell lf, 1942-1951 25
  155. Bobby Estalella lf, 1935-1949 25
  156. Patsy Dougherty lf, 1902-1911 25
  157. Birdie Cree lf, 1908-1915 25
  158. Frank Thomas lf, 1951-1966 25
  159. Gary Redus lf, 1982-1994 25
  160. Tito Francona lf, 1956-1970 24
  161. Johnny Lindell lf, 1941-1954 24
  162. Ralph Garr lf, 1968-1980 24
  163. Dave Collins lf, 1975-1990 24
  164. Warren Cromartie lf, 1974-1991 24
  165. George Case lf, 1937-1947 24
  166. Dan Gladden lf, 1983-1993 24
  167. Lee Maye lf, 1959-1971 24
  168. Darby O'Brien lf, 1887-1892 23
  169. Dick Wakefield lf, 1941-1952 23
  170. Bob Cerv lf, 1951-1962 23
  171. Bob Fothergill lf, 1922-1933 23
  172. Kevin Pillar lf, 2013-2018 23
  173. Walt Wilmot lf, 1888-1898 23
  174. Thomas Pham lf, 2014-2018 23
  175. Davy Jones lf, 1901-1918 23
  176. Hoot Evers lf, 1941-1956 23
  177. Les Mann lf, 1913-1928 23
  178. Larry Herndon lf, 1974-1988 23
  179. Jo-Jo Moore lf, 1930-1941 22
  180. Gee Walker lf, 1931-1945 22
  181. Max West lf, 1938-1948 22
  182. Roy Johnson lf, 1929-1938 22
  183. Danny Taylor lf, 1926-1936 22
  184. Gerardo Parra lf, 2009-2018 22
  185. Desmond Jennings lf, 2010-2016 22
  186. Greg Gross lf, 1973-1989 21
  187. Duff Cooley lf, 1893-1905 21
  188. Rick Reichardt lf, 1964-1974 20
  189. Lou Piniella lf, 1964-1984 20
  190. Mike Easler lf, 1973-1987 20
  191. Gates Brown lf, 1963-1975 20
  192. Frank Catalanotto lf, 1997-2010 20
  193. Corey Dickerson lf, 2013-2018 19
  194. Chuck Hinton lf, 1961-1971 19
  195. Luke Scott lf, 2005-2013 19
  196. Chris Denorfia lf, 2005-2015 19
  197. Curt Blefary lf, 1965-1972 19
  198. Jeffrey Leonard lf, 1977-1990 19
  199. Billy Sample lf, 1978-1986 18
  200. Brad Wilkerson lf, 2001-2008 18

Greatest Left Fielders by Hall Rating

Barry Bonds Photo
  1. Barry Bonds
  2. Ted Williams
  3. Stan Musial
  4. Rickey Henderson
  5. Carl Yastrzemski

Not in the Hall of Fame

Barry Bonds Photo
  1. Barry Bonds
  2. Manny Ramirez
  3. Sherry Magee
  4. Bob Johnson
  5. Minnie Miñoso

Not in the Hall of Stats

Joe Kelley Photo
  1. Joe Kelley
  2. Jose Cruz
  3. Harry Stovey
  4. Ralph Kiner
  5. Pete Browning

Not in the Hall of Merit

Bob Johnson Photo
  1. Bob Johnson
  2. Jose Cruz
  3. Luis Gonzalez
  4. Roy White
  5. Jim Rice

Active Left Fielders

Ryan Braun Photo
  1. Ryan Braun
  2. Matt Holliday
  3. Brett Gardner
  4. Alex Gordon
  5. Christian Yelich

Retired but Not Yet Eligible

Lance Berkman Photo
  1. Lance Berkman
  2. Carl Crawford
  3. Alfonso Soriano
  4. Jason Bay
  5. Raul Ibanez