Shortstop Rankings

200 Greatest Shortstops

  1. Honus Wagner ss, 1897-1917 284
  2. Alex Rodriguez ss, 1994-2016 245
  3. Cal Ripken ss, 1981-2001 188
  4. George Davis ss, 1890-1909 167
  5. Arky Vaughan ss, 1932-1948 150
  6. Ozzie Smith ss, 1978-1996 147
  7. Luke Appling ss, 1930-1950 146
  8. Bobby Wallace ss, 1894-1918 145
  9. Bill Dahlen ss, 1891-1911 145
  10. Barry Larkin ss, 1986-2004 144
  11. Robin Yount ss, 1974-1993 144
  12. Alan Trammell ss, 1977-1996 143
  13. Lou Boudreau ss, 1938-1952 132
  14. Jack Glasscock ss, 1879-1895 131
  15. Derek Jeter ss, 1995-2014 128
  16. Joe Cronin ss, 1926-1945 126
  17. Pee Wee Reese ss, 1940-1958 120
  18. Joe Tinker ss, 1902-1916 103
  19. Art Fletcher ss, 1909-1922 96
  20. Bert Campaneris ss, 1964-1983 96
  21. Monte Ward ss, 1878-1894 95
  22. Luis Aparicio ss, 1956-1973 94
  23. Dave Bancroft ss, 1915-1930 93
  24. Jim Fregosi ss, 1961-1978 93
  25. Joe Sewell ss, 1920-1933 91
  26. Nomar Garciaparra ss, 1996-2009 91
  27. Troy Tulowitzki ss, 2006-2019 91
  28. Hughie Jennings ss, 1891-1918 87
  29. Travis Jackson ss, 1922-1936 87
  30. Vern Stephens ss, 1941-1955 86
  31. Miguel Tejada ss, 1997-2013 81
  32. Jimmy Rollins ss, 2000-2016 80
  33. Phil Rizzuto ss, 1941-1956 77
  34. Tony Fernandez ss, 1983-2001 76
  35. Hanley Ramirez ss, 2005-2019 75
  36. Mark Belanger ss, 1965-1982 74
  37. Andrelton Simmons ss, 2012-2019 74
  38. Rabbit Maranville ss, 1912-1935 73
  39. Rico Petrocelli ss, 1963-1976 72
  40. Julio Franco ss, 1982-2007 72
  41. Rafael Furcal ss, 2000-2014 72
  42. Dick Bartell ss, 1927-1946 71
  43. Al Dark ss, 1946-1960 71
  44. Dave Concepcion ss, 1970-1988 71
  45. Roger Peckinpaugh ss, 1910-1927 70
  46. Ed McKean ss, 1887-1899 70
  47. Omar Vizquel ss, 1989-2012 69
  48. Jay Bell ss, 1986-2003 67
  49. Donie Bush ss, 1908-1923 66
  50. George Wright ss, 1871-1882 65
  51. Freddy Parent ss, 1899-1911 65
  52. Jose Reyes ss, 2003-2018 64
  53. John Valentin ss, 1992-2002 64
  54. Maury Wills ss, 1959-1972 62
  55. Johnny Pesky ss, 1942-1954 62
  56. Jack Rowe ss, 1879-1890 61
  57. Terry Turner ss, 1901-1919 61
  58. Herman Long ss, 1889-1904 59
  59. Francisco Lindor ss, 2015-2019 57
  60. Scott Fletcher ss, 1981-1995 57
  61. Dick Groat ss, 1952-1967 56
  62. Eddie Joost ss, 1936-1955 56
  63. Kid Elberfeld ss, 1898-1914 55
  64. Johnny Logan ss, 1951-1963 55
  65. Cecil Travis ss, 1933-1947 53
  66. Jose Valentin ss, 1992-2007 53
  67. Marty Marion ss, 1940-1953 52
  68. Edgar Renteria ss, 1996-2011 52
  69. Billy Jurges ss, 1931-1947 52
  70. Jhonny Peralta ss, 2003-2017 51
  71. Elvis Andrus ss, 2009-2019 49
  72. Ray Chapman ss, 1912-1920 49
  73. Solly Hemus ss, 1949-1959 49
  74. Chris Speier ss, 1971-1989 48
  75. Bill Russell ss, 1969-1986 47
  76. Ron Hansen ss, 1958-1972 47
  77. Glenn Wright ss, 1924-1935 46
  78. Carlos Guillen ss, 1998-2011 46
  79. J.J. Hardy ss, 2005-2017 46
  80. Charlie Hollocher ss, 1918-1924 46
  81. Garry Templeton ss, 1976-1991 45
  82. Davy Force ss, 1871-1886 45
  83. Roy Smalley ss, 1975-1987 45
  84. Yunel Escobar ss, 2007-2017 44
  85. Asdrubal Cabrera ss, 2007-2019 43
  86. Gene Alley ss, 1963-1973 43
  87. Denis Menke ss, 1962-1974 43
  88. Jack Barry ss, 1908-1919 43
  89. Greg Gagne ss, 1983-1997 43
  90. Juan Uribe ss, 2001-2016 42
  91. Dickie Thon ss, 1979-1993 42
  92. Carlos Correa ss, 2015-2019 42
  93. Mike Bordick ss, 1990-2003 42
  94. Brian Dozier ss, 2012-2019 41
  95. Woodie Held ss, 1954-1969 41
  96. Jack Wilson ss, 2001-2012 41
  97. Woody English ss, 1927-1938 40
  98. Leo Cardenas ss, 1960-1975 40
  99. Brandon Crawford ss, 2011-2019 40
  100. Frank Fennelly ss, 1884-1890 40
  101. Billy Rogell ss, 1925-1940 40
  102. Harvey Kuenn ss, 1952-1966 40
  103. Erick Aybar ss, 2006-2017 37
  104. Chico Carrasquel ss, 1950-1959 37
  105. Larry Bowa ss, 1970-1985 36
  106. Freddie Patek ss, 1968-1981 36
  107. Corey Seager ss, 2015-2019 36
  108. Marco Scutaro ss, 2002-2014 35
  109. Rick Burleson ss, 1974-1987 35
  110. Germany Smith ss, 1884-1898 35
  111. Trevor Story ss, 2016-2019 35
  112. Jeff Blauser ss, 1987-1999 35
  113. Roy McMillan ss, 1951-1966 35
  114. John Peters ss, 1874-1884 34
  115. Candy Nelson ss, 1872-1890 34
  116. Eddie Miller ss, 1936-1950 34
  117. Al Bridwell ss, 1905-1915 34
  118. Jean Segura ss, 2012-2019 34
  119. Javier Baez ss, 2014-2019 33
  120. Jason Bartlett ss, 2004-2014 33
  121. Frankie Crosetti ss, 1932-1948 33
  122. Xander Bogaerts ss, 2013-2019 33
  123. Rey Sanchez ss, 1991-2005 33
  124. Sam Wise ss, 1881-1893 33
  125. Ozzie Guillen ss, 1985-2000 31
  126. Michael Young ss, 2000-2013 31
  127. Buck Weaver ss, 1912-1920 31
  128. Alexei Ramirez ss, 2008-2016 31
  129. Orlando Cabrera ss, 1997-2011 31
  130. Dick Schofield ss, 1983-1996 31
  131. Eddie Bressoud ss, 1956-1967 30
  132. George McBride ss, 1901-1920 30
  133. Bud Harrelson ss, 1965-1980 30
  134. Brendan Ryan ss, 2007-2016 30
  135. Tony Kubek ss, 1957-1965 29
  136. David Eckstein ss, 2001-2010 29
  137. Stephen Drew ss, 2006-2017 29
  138. Royce Clayton ss, 1991-2007 29
  139. Rich Aurilia ss, 1995-2009 29
  140. Granny Hamner ss, 1944-1962 28
  141. Arthur Irwin ss, 1880-1894 28
  142. Jed Lowrie ss, 2008-2019 28
  143. Lyn Lary ss, 1929-1940 28
  144. Zack Cozart ss, 2011-2019 27
  145. Bucky Dent ss, 1973-1984 27
  146. Ketel Marte ss, 2015-2019 27
  147. Walt Weiss ss, 1987-2000 26
  148. Topper Rigney ss, 1922-1927 25
  149. Heinie Wagner ss, 1902-1918 25
  150. Eugenio Suarez ss, 2014-2019 25
  151. Monte Cross ss, 1892-1907 25
  152. Didi Gregorius ss, 2012-2019 25
  153. Starlin Castro ss, 2010-2019 25
  154. Jose Offerman ss, 1990-2005 24
  155. Clint Barmes ss, 2003-2015 23
  156. Chris Taylor ss, 2014-2019 23
  157. Tommy Corcoran ss, 1890-1907 23
  158. Julio Lugo ss, 2000-2011 23
  159. Ian Desmond ss, 2009-2019 23
  160. Cristian Guzman ss, 1999-2010 23
  161. Dickey Pearce ss, 1871-1877 22
  162. Zoilo Versalles ss, 1959-1971 22
  163. Jose Hernandez ss, 1991-2006 22
  164. Billy Myers ss, 1935-1941 22
  165. Adam Everett ss, 2001-2011 22
  166. Ed Brinkman ss, 1961-1975 22
  167. Red Kress ss, 1927-1946 22
  168. Chick Fulmer ss, 1871-1884 21
  169. Eddie Lake ss, 1939-1950 21
  170. Bill Gleason ss, 1882-1889 20
  171. Mickey Doolin ss, 1905-1918 20
  172. Marwin Gonzalez ss, 2012-2019 20
  173. Jonathan Villar ss, 2013-2019 20
  174. Bob Allen ss, 1890-1900 19
  175. Paul DeJong ss, 2017-2019 19
  176. Dee Gordon ss, 2011-2019 19
  177. Spike Owen ss, 1983-1995 19
  178. Craig Reynolds ss, 1975-1989 18
  179. Sadie Houck ss, 1879-1887 18
  180. Nick Ahmed ss, 2014-2019 18
  181. Eduardo Escobar ss, 2011-2019 18
  182. Everett Scott ss, 1914-1926 17
  183. Bill Spiers ss, 1989-2001 17
  184. Cliff Pennington ss, 2008-2018 17
  185. Daryl Spencer ss, 1952-1963 17
  186. Jorge Polanco ss, 2014-2019 17
  187. Shawon Dunston ss, 1985-2002 17
  188. Tom Carey ss, 1871-1879 17
  189. Gary Disarcina ss, 1989-2000 16
  190. Tim Anderson ss, 2016-2019 16
  191. Frank Duffy ss, 1970-1979 16
  192. Jimmy Cooney ss, 1890-1892 16
  193. John Richmond ss, 1875-1885 16
  194. Ollie Beard ss, 1889-1891 15
  195. Buddy Kerr ss, 1943-1951 15
  196. Bill Keister ss, 1896-1903 15
  197. Khalil Greene ss, 2003-2009 15
  198. Alex Gonzalez ss, 1998-2014 15
  199. Charlie Gelbert ss, 1929-1940 15
  200. Matt Duffy ss, 2014-2019 15

Greatest Shortstops by Hall Rating

Honus Wagner Photo
  1. Honus Wagner
  2. Alex Rodriguez
  3. Cal Ripken
  4. George Davis
  5. Arky Vaughan

Not in the Hall of Fame

Bill Dahlen Photo
  1. Bill Dahlen
  2. Jack Glasscock
  3. Art Fletcher
  4. Bert Campaneris
  5. Jim Fregosi

Not in the Hall of Stats

Art Fletcher Photo
  1. Art Fletcher
  2. Bert Campaneris
  3. Monte Ward
  4. Luis Aparicio
  5. Dave Bancroft

Not in the Hall of Merit

Joe Tinker Photo
  1. Joe Tinker
  2. Art Fletcher
  3. Bert Campaneris
  4. Luis Aparicio
  5. Dave Bancroft

Active Shortstops

Hanley Ramirez Photo
  1. Hanley Ramirez
  2. Andrelton Simmons
  3. Jose Reyes
  4. Francisco Lindor
  5. Jhonny Peralta

Retired but Not Yet Eligible

Alex Rodriguez Photo
  1. Alex Rodriguez
  2. Derek Jeter
  3. Troy Tulowitzki
  4. Jimmy Rollins
  5. Rafael Furcal