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

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

Troy Tulowitzki Photo
  1. Troy Tulowitzki
  2. Hanley Ramirez
  3. Andrelton Simmons
  4. Jose Reyes
  5. Jhonny Peralta

Retired but Not Yet Eligible

Alex Rodriguez Photo
  1. Alex Rodriguez
  2. Derek Jeter
  3. Miguel Tejada
  4. Jimmy Rollins
  5. Rafael Furcal