Left Fielder Rankings

200 Greatest Left Fielders

  1. Barry Bonds lf, 1986-2007 363
  2. Ted Williams lf, 1939-1960 279
  3. Stan Musial lf, 1941-1963 264
  4. Rickey Henderson lf, 1979-2003 232
  5. Carl Yastrzemski lf, 1961-1983 184
  6. Pete Rose lf, 1963-1986 150
  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 129
  11. Tim Raines lf, 1979-2002 129
  12. Fred Clarke lf, 1894-1915 129
  13. Goose Goslin lf, 1921-1938 117
  14. Jesse Burkett lf, 1890-1905 113
  15. Sherry Magee lf, 1904-1919 112
  16. Billy Williams lf, 1959-1976 111
  17. Zack Wheat lf, 1909-1927 108
  18. Bob Johnson lf, 1933-1945 107
  19. Jim O'Rourke lf, 1872-1904 107
  20. Joe Medwick lf, 1932-1948 105
  21. Willie Stargell lf, 1962-1982 104
  22. Minnie Minoso lf, 1949-1980 100
  23. Lance Berkman lf, 1999-2013 100
  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. Ryan Braun lf, 2007-2019 92
  30. Luis Gonzalez lf, 1990-2008 91
  31. Charlie Keller lf, 1939-1952 91
  32. Roy White lf, 1965-1979 87
  33. Jimmy Sheckard lf, 1897-1913 86
  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 78
  40. Mike Smith lf, 1886-1901 78
  41. Hugh Duffy lf, 1888-1906 77
  42. Albert Belle lf, 1989-2000 74
  43. Brett Gardner lf, 2008-2019 74
  44. Augie Galan lf, 1934-1949 74
  45. Lonnie Smith lf, 1978-1994 72
  46. Lou Brock lf, 1961-1979 72
  47. Jeff Heath lf, 1936-1949 71
  48. Moises Alou lf, 1990-2008 71
  49. George Burns lf, 1911-1925 70
  50. Kirk Gibson lf, 1979-1995 70
  51. Don Buford lf, 1963-1972 68
  52. Carl Crawford lf, 2002-2016 68
  53. Sid Gordon lf, 1941-1955 67
  54. Christian Yelich lf, 2013-2019 67
  55. Charley Jones lf, 1875-1888 64
  56. Alex Gordon lf, 2007-2019 64
  57. Kip Selbach lf, 1894-1906 62
  58. Frank Howard lf, 1958-1973 61
  59. Dusty Baker lf, 1968-1986 61
  60. Gene Woodling lf, 1943-1962 60
  61. Ron Gant lf, 1987-2003 58
  62. Rico Carty lf, 1963-1979 58
  63. Riggs Stephenson lf, 1921-1934 58
  64. Kevin Mitchell lf, 1984-1998 57
  65. Chick Hafey lf, 1924-1937 57
  66. Tip O'Neill lf, 1883-1892 56
  67. Mike Donlin lf, 1899-1914 55
  68. Starling Marte lf, 2012-2019 55
  69. Greg Vaughn lf, 1989-2003 51
  70. Lefty O'Doul lf, 1919-1934 51
  71. B.J. Surhoff lf, 1987-2005 51
  72. Topsy Hartsel lf, 1898-1911 50
  73. Alfonso Soriano lf, 1999-2014 50
  74. Del Ennis lf, 1946-1959 49
  75. Rondell White lf, 1993-2007 49
  76. Kevin McReynolds lf, 1983-1994 48
  77. Cliff Floyd lf, 1993-2009 48
  78. George Stone lf, 1903-1910 48
  79. Gary Matthews lf, 1972-1987 46
  80. Mike Greenwell lf, 1985-1996 45
  81. Cesar Tovar lf, 1965-1976 45
  82. J.D. Martinez lf, 2011-2019 45
  83. Jason Bay lf, 2003-2013 45
  84. Carlos Gonzalez lf, 2008-2019 44
  85. Joe Rudi lf, 1967-1982 44
  86. Larry Hisle lf, 1968-1982 44
  87. Ben Oglivie lf, 1971-1986 44
  88. Ryan Klesko lf, 1992-2007 43
  89. John Anderson lf, 1894-1908 43
  90. Bernard Gilkey lf, 1990-2001 43
  91. Carlos Lee lf, 1999-2012 42
  92. Shane Mack lf, 1987-1998 41
  93. Greg Luzinski lf, 1970-1984 41
  94. Jimmy Callahan lf, 1894-1913 41
  95. Roy Sievers lf, 1949-1965 41
  96. Tom York lf, 1871-1885 41
  97. Bob Meusel lf, 1920-1930 41
  98. Willie Horton lf, 1963-1980 41
  99. Tommy Harper lf, 1962-1976 41
  100. Wally Moon lf, 1954-1965 40
  101. John Stone lf, 1928-1938 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 38
  107. Hank Sauer lf, 1941-1959 38
  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 37
  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 36
  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. Milt Thompson lf, 1984-1996 33
  124. Hideki Matsui lf, 2003-2012 33
  125. George Wood lf, 1880-1892 32
  126. Tommy Davis lf, 1959-1976 32
  127. Irish Meusel lf, 1914-1927 31
  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. Charlie Jamieson lf, 1915-1932 30
  133. Joe Vosmik lf, 1930-1944 30
  134. Bob Nieman lf, 1951-1962 30
  135. Dale Mitchell lf, 1946-1956 30
  136. Gene Richards lf, 1977-1984 29
  137. Thomas Pham lf, 2014-2019 29
  138. Danny Litwhiler lf, 1940-1951 29
  139. Phil Bradley lf, 1983-1990 28
  140. Gary Roenicke lf, 1976-1988 28
  141. Ray Blades lf, 1922-1932 28
  142. Duffy Lewis lf, 1910-1921 28
  143. Pat Burrell lf, 2000-2011 28
  144. Ken Henderson lf, 1965-1980 28
  145. Raul Ibanez lf, 1996-2014 28
  146. Manny Mota lf, 1962-1982 28
  147. Irv Noren lf, 1950-1960 27
  148. Josh Willingham lf, 2004-2014 27
  149. Johnny Grubb lf, 1972-1987 27
  150. George Hall lf, 1871-1877 27
  151. Bob Skinner lf, 1954-1966 26
  152. Steve Braun lf, 1971-1985 26
  153. Dave Kingman lf, 1971-1986 26
  154. Adam Dunn lf, 2001-2014 26
  155. Jim Russell lf, 1942-1951 25
  156. Bobby Estalella lf, 1935-1949 25
  157. Birdie Cree lf, 1908-1915 25
  158. Patsy Dougherty lf, 1902-1911 25
  159. Frank Thomas lf, 1951-1966 25
  160. Gary Redus lf, 1982-1994 25
  161. Johnny Lindell lf, 1941-1954 24
  162. Dave Collins lf, 1975-1990 24
  163. Warren Cromartie lf, 1974-1991 24
  164. Ralph Garr lf, 1968-1980 24
  165. Tito Francona lf, 1956-1970 24
  166. George Case lf, 1937-1947 24
  167. Dan Gladden lf, 1983-1993 24
  168. Kevin Pillar lf, 2013-2019 24
  169. Darby O'Brien lf, 1887-1892 23
  170. Bob Cerv lf, 1951-1962 23
  171. Lee Maye lf, 1959-1971 23
  172. Dick Wakefield lf, 1941-1952 23
  173. Walt Wilmot lf, 1888-1898 23
  174. Davy Jones lf, 1901-1918 23
  175. Bob Fothergill lf, 1922-1933 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. Gerardo Parra lf, 2009-2019 22
  181. Gee Walker lf, 1931-1945 22
  182. Michael Conforto lf, 2015-2019 22
  183. Max West lf, 1938-1948 22
  184. Danny Taylor lf, 1926-1936 22
  185. Roy Johnson lf, 1929-1938 22
  186. Desmond Jennings lf, 2010-2016 22
  187. Greg Gross lf, 1973-1989 21
  188. Rick Reichardt lf, 1964-1974 21
  189. Duff Cooley lf, 1893-1905 20
  190. Lou Piniella lf, 1964-1984 20
  191. Corey Dickerson lf, 2013-2019 20
  192. Mike Easler lf, 1973-1987 20
  193. Gates Brown lf, 1963-1975 20
  194. Frank Catalanotto lf, 1997-2010 19
  195. Chuck Hinton lf, 1961-1971 19
  196. Ronald Acuna lf, 2018-2019 19
  197. Chris Denorfia lf, 2005-2015 19
  198. Luke Scott lf, 2005-2013 19
  199. Curt Blefary lf, 1965-1972 19
  200. Jeffrey Leonard lf, 1977-1990 19

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 Minoso

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. Lance Berkman
  3. Jose Cruz
  4. Luis Gonzalez
  5. Roy White

Active Left Fielders

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

Retired but Not Yet Eligible

  1. Carl Crawford
  2. Alfonso Soriano
  3. Raul Ibanez
  4. Josh Willingham
  5. Adam Dunn