Left Fielder Rankings

200 Greatest Left Fielders

  1. Barry Bonds lf, 1986-2007 359
  2. Ted Williams lf, 1939-1960 273
  3. Stan Musial lf, 1941-1963 261
  4. Rickey Henderson lf, 1979-2003 229
  5. Carl Yastrzemski lf, 1961-1983 182
  6. Pete Rose lf, 1963-1986 148
  7. Ed Delahanty lf, 1888-1903 147
  8. Al Simmons lf, 1924-1944 129
  9. Manny Ramirez lf, 1993-2011 128
  10. Joe Jackson lf, 1908-1920 128
  11. Tim Raines lf, 1979-2002 127
  12. Fred Clarke lf, 1894-1915 127
  13. Goose Goslin lf, 1921-1938 116
  14. Jesse Burkett lf, 1890-1905 112
  15. Sherry Magee lf, 1904-1919 111
  16. Billy Williams lf, 1959-1976 110
  17. Jim O'Rourke lf, 1872-1904 107
  18. Zack Wheat lf, 1909-1927 107
  19. Willie Stargell lf, 1962-1982 103
  20. Bob Johnson lf, 1933-1945 101
  21. Joe Medwick lf, 1932-1948 101
  22. Lance Berkman lf, 1999-2013 99
  23. Minnie Minoso lf, 1949-1980 98
  24. Joe Kelley lf, 1891-1908 97
  25. Jose Cruz lf, 1970-1988 97
  26. Harry Stovey lf, 1880-1893 97
  27. Pete Browning lf, 1882-1894 92
  28. Charlie Keller lf, 1939-1952 91
  29. Luis Gonzalez lf, 1990-2008 89
  30. Ralph Kiner lf, 1946-1955 88
  31. Ryan Braun lf, 2007-2020 88
  32. Roy White lf, 1965-1979 86
  33. Jimmy Sheckard lf, 1897-1913 85
  34. Jim Rice lf, 1974-1989 83
  35. George Foster lf, 1969-1986 83
  36. Bobby Veach lf, 1912-1925 82
  37. Augie Galan lf, 1934-1949 81
  38. Matt Holliday lf, 2004-2018 81
  39. Heinie Manush lf, 1923-1939 81
  40. Ken Williams lf, 1915-1929 80
  41. Mike Smith lf, 1886-1901 77
  42. Brett Gardner lf, 2008-2020 77
  43. Hugh Duffy lf, 1888-1906 76
  44. Albert Belle lf, 1989-2000 73
  45. Lonnie Smith lf, 1978-1994 71
  46. Jeff Heath lf, 1936-1949 71
  47. Lou Brock lf, 1961-1979 71
  48. Moises Alou lf, 1990-2008 70
  49. George Burns lf, 1911-1925 70
  50. Kirk Gibson lf, 1979-1995 69
  51. Don Buford lf, 1963-1972 67
  52. Carl Crawford lf, 2002-2016 67
  53. Sid Gordon lf, 1941-1955 66
  54. Christian Yelich lf, 2013-2020 63
  55. Charley Jones lf, 1875-1888 63
  56. Kip Selbach lf, 1894-1906 61
  57. Frank Howard lf, 1958-1973 60
  58. Alex Gordon lf, 2007-2020 60
  59. Dusty Baker lf, 1968-1986 60
  60. Chick Hafey lf, 1924-1937 59
  61. Gene Woodling lf, 1943-1962 59
  62. Riggs Stephenson lf, 1921-1934 58
  63. Ron Gant lf, 1987-2003 58
  64. Rico Carty lf, 1963-1979 58
  65. Kevin Mitchell lf, 1984-1998 57
  66. Starling Marte lf, 2012-2020 56
  67. Tip O'Neill lf, 1883-1892 56
  68. Mike Donlin lf, 1899-1914 54
  69. Greg Vaughn lf, 1989-2003 51
  70. Lefty O'Doul lf, 1919-1934 50
  71. B.J. Surhoff lf, 1987-2005 50
  72. Alfonso Soriano lf, 1999-2014 50
  73. Topsy Hartsel lf, 1898-1911 50
  74. Rondell White lf, 1993-2007 48
  75. Kevin McReynolds lf, 1983-1994 48
  76. Cliff Floyd lf, 1993-2009 48
  77. George Stone lf, 1903-1910 47
  78. Del Ennis lf, 1946-1959 47
  79. Gary Matthews lf, 1972-1987 46
  80. Mike Greenwell lf, 1985-1996 45
  81. J.D. Martinez lf, 2011-2020 45
  82. Cesar Tovar lf, 1965-1976 45
  83. Jason Bay lf, 2003-2013 44
  84. Joe Rudi lf, 1967-1982 43
  85. Ben Oglivie lf, 1971-1986 43
  86. Larry Hisle lf, 1968-1982 43
  87. Carlos Gonzalez lf, 2008-2019 43
  88. Ryan Klesko lf, 1992-2007 43
  89. John Anderson lf, 1894-1908 43
  90. Bernard Gilkey lf, 1990-2001 42
  91. John Stone lf, 1928-1938 42
  92. Carlos Lee lf, 1999-2012 41
  93. Shane Mack lf, 1987-1998 41
  94. Greg Luzinski lf, 1970-1984 41
  95. Roy Sievers lf, 1949-1965 41
  96. Jimmy Callahan lf, 1894-1913 41
  97. Tom York lf, 1871-1885 41
  98. Willie Horton lf, 1963-1980 40
  99. Tommy Harper lf, 1962-1976 40
  100. Bob Meusel lf, 1920-1930 40
  101. Wally Moon lf, 1954-1965 40
  102. Shannon Stewart lf, 1995-2008 38
  103. Abner Dalrymple lf, 1878-1891 38
  104. Tillie Walker lf, 1911-1923 38
  105. Monte Irvin lf, 1949-1956 38
  106. Geoff Jenkins lf, 1998-2008 38
  107. Yoenis Cespedes lf, 2012-2020 38
  108. Garret Anderson lf, 1994-2010 37
  109. Hank Sauer lf, 1941-1959 37
  110. Charlie Maxwell lf, 1950-1964 37
  111. John Briggs lf, 1964-1975 37
  112. Burt Shotton lf, 1909-1923 37
  113. Sam Mertes lf, 1896-1906 37
  114. Tom Tresh lf, 1961-1969 36
  115. Rusty Greer lf, 1994-2002 36
  116. Rube Bressler lf, 1914-1932 35
  117. Bibb Falk lf, 1920-1931 35
  118. Cleon Jones lf, 1963-1976 34
  119. Bobby Higginson lf, 1995-2005 34
  120. Kal Daniels lf, 1986-1992 33
  121. Gary Ward lf, 1979-1990 33
  122. George Bell lf, 1981-1993 33
  123. Milt Thompson lf, 1984-1996 32
  124. Hideki Matsui lf, 2003-2012 32
  125. Tommy Davis lf, 1959-1976 32
  126. George Wood lf, 1880-1892 32
  127. Irish Meusel lf, 1914-1927 31
  128. Steve Kemp lf, 1977-1988 31
  129. Matty McIntyre lf, 1901-1912 31
  130. Dale Mitchell lf, 1946-1956 31
  131. Bob Bescher lf, 1908-1918 30
  132. Joe Carter lf, 1983-1998 30
  133. Charlie Jamieson lf, 1915-1932 30
  134. Bob Nieman lf, 1951-1962 29
  135. Thomas Pham lf, 2014-2020 29
  136. Gene Richards lf, 1977-1984 29
  137. Raul Ibanez lf, 1996-2014 28
  138. Phil Bradley lf, 1983-1990 28
  139. Gary Roenicke lf, 1976-1988 28
  140. Pat Burrell lf, 2000-2011 28
  141. Ray Blades lf, 1922-1932 27
  142. Ken Henderson lf, 1965-1980 27
  143. Duffy Lewis lf, 1910-1921 27
  144. Michael Conforto lf, 2015-2020 27
  145. Manny Mota lf, 1962-1982 27
  146. George Case lf, 1937-1947 27
  147. Irv Noren lf, 1950-1960 27
  148. Josh Willingham lf, 2004-2014 27
  149. Jim Russell lf, 1942-1951 27
  150. Johnny Grubb lf, 1972-1987 27
  151. George Hall lf, 1871-1877 26
  152. Ronald Acuna lf, 2018-2020 26
  153. Danny Litwhiler lf, 1940-1951 26
  154. Adam Dunn lf, 2001-2014 26
  155. Bob Skinner lf, 1954-1966 26
  156. Joe Vosmik lf, 1930-1944 26
  157. Steve Braun lf, 1971-1985 26
  158. Kevin Pillar lf, 2013-2020 26
  159. Dave Kingman lf, 1971-1986 26
  160. Frank Thomas lf, 1951-1966 25
  161. Patsy Dougherty lf, 1902-1911 25
  162. Jo-Jo Moore lf, 1930-1941 24
  163. Birdie Cree lf, 1908-1915 24
  164. Gary Redus lf, 1982-1994 24
  165. Ralph Garr lf, 1968-1980 24
  166. Dave Collins lf, 1975-1990 24
  167. Warren Cromartie lf, 1974-1991 24
  168. Danny Taylor lf, 1926-1936 24
  169. Tito Francona lf, 1956-1970 24
  170. Johnny Lindell lf, 1941-1954 24
  171. Dan Gladden lf, 1983-1993 24
  172. Bob Cerv lf, 1951-1962 23
  173. Darby O'Brien lf, 1887-1892 23
  174. Lee Maye lf, 1959-1971 23
  175. Hoot Evers lf, 1941-1956 23
  176. Davy Jones lf, 1901-1918 23
  177. Les Mann lf, 1913-1928 23
  178. Walt Wilmot lf, 1888-1898 23
  179. Larry Herndon lf, 1974-1988 22
  180. Roy Johnson lf, 1929-1938 22
  181. Bobby Estalella lf, 1935-1949 22
  182. Bob Fothergill lf, 1922-1933 22
  183. Max West lf, 1938-1948 22
  184. Desmond Jennings lf, 2010-2016 21
  185. Dick Wakefield lf, 1941-1952 21
  186. Greg Gross lf, 1973-1989 21
  187. Gerardo Parra lf, 2009-2019 21
  188. Rick Reichardt lf, 1964-1974 20
  189. Lou Piniella lf, 1964-1984 20
  190. Duff Cooley lf, 1893-1905 20
  191. Juan Soto lf, 2018-2020 20
  192. Mike Easler lf, 1973-1987 20
  193. Gates Brown lf, 1963-1975 20
  194. Frank Catalanotto lf, 1997-2010 19
  195. Corey Dickerson lf, 2013-2020 19
  196. Chuck Hinton lf, 1961-1971 19
  197. Chris Denorfia lf, 2005-2015 19
  198. Debs Garms lf, 1932-1945 19
  199. Luke Scott lf, 2005-2013 18
  200. Curt Blefary lf, 1965-1972 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. Lance Berkman

Not in the Hall of Stats

Lance Berkman Photo
  1. Lance Berkman
  2. Minnie Minoso
  3. Joe Kelley
  4. Jose Cruz
  5. Harry Stovey

Not in the Hall of Merit

Bob Johnson Photo
  1. Bob Johnson
  2. Lance Berkman
  3. Jose Cruz
  4. Luis Gonzalez
  5. Roy White

Active Left Fielders

Ryan Braun Photo
  1. Ryan Braun
  2. Brett Gardner
  3. Christian Yelich
  4. Starling Marte
  5. J.D. Martinez

Retired but Not Yet Eligible

Matt Holliday Photo
  1. Matt Holliday
  2. Carl Crawford
  3. Alex Gordon
  4. Desmond Jennings
  5. Seth Smith