Shortstop Rankings

200 Greatest Shortstops

  1. Honus Wagner ss, 1897-1917 285
  2. Alex Rodriguez ss, 1994-2016 246
  3. Cal Ripken ss, 1981-2001 188
  4. George Davis ss, 1890-1909 168
  5. Arky Vaughan ss, 1932-1948 151
  6. Ozzie Smith ss, 1978-1996 147
  7. Luke Appling ss, 1930-1950 146
  8. Bill Dahlen ss, 1891-1911 146
  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 128
  16. Joe Cronin ss, 1926-1945 127
  17. Pee Wee Reese ss, 1940-1958 121
  18. Joe Tinker ss, 1902-1916 104
  19. Art Fletcher ss, 1909-1922 96
  20. Bert Campaneris ss, 1964-1983 96
  21. Luis Aparicio ss, 1956-1973 94
  22. Monte Ward ss, 1878-1894 94
  23. Dave Bancroft ss, 1915-1930 93
  24. Jim Fregosi ss, 1961-1978 93
  25. Joe Sewell ss, 1920-1933 92
  26. Nomar Garciaparra ss, 1996-2009 91
  27. Troy Tulowitzki ss, 2006-2017 91
  28. Hughie Jennings ss, 1891-1918 88
  29. Travis Jackson ss, 1922-1936 88
  30. Vern Stephens ss, 1941-1955 86
  31. Miguel Tejada ss, 1997-2013 80
  32. Jimmy Rollins ss, 2000-2016 80
  33. Phil Rizzuto ss, 1941-1956 77
  34. Tony Fernandez ss, 1983-2001 77
  35. Mark Belanger ss, 1965-1982 75
  36. Hanley Ramirez ss, 2005-2017 74
  37. Rabbit Maranville ss, 1912-1935 73
  38. Julio Franco ss, 1982-2007 72
  39. Rico Petrocelli ss, 1963-1976 72
  40. Dick Bartell ss, 1927-1946 72
  41. Rafael Furcal ss, 2000-2014 71
  42. Al Dark ss, 1946-1960 71
  43. Dave Concepcion ss, 1970-1988 71
  44. Roger Peckinpaugh ss, 1910-1927 71
  45. Ed McKean ss, 1887-1899 70
  46. Omar Vizquel ss, 1989-2012 69
  47. Jay Bell ss, 1986-2003 66
  48. George Wright ss, 1871-1882 66
  49. Jose Reyes ss, 2003-2017 65
  50. Donie Bush ss, 1908-1923 65
  51. Freddy Parent ss, 1899-1911 65
  52. John Valentin ss, 1992-2002 64
  53. Johnny Pesky ss, 1942-1954 62
  54. Terry Turner ss, 1901-1919 62
  55. Jack Rowe ss, 1879-1890 62
  56. Maury Wills ss, 1959-1972 62
  57. Herman Long ss, 1889-1904 59
  58. Andrelton Simmons ss, 2012-2017 58
  59. Scott Fletcher ss, 1981-1995 57
  60. Dick Groat ss, 1952-1967 57
  61. Eddie Joost ss, 1936-1955 56
  62. Kid Elberfeld ss, 1898-1914 56
  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 53
  67. Edgar Renteria ss, 1996-2011 52
  68. Billy Jurges ss, 1931-1947 52
  69. Jhonny Peralta ss, 2003-2017 50
  70. Ray Chapman ss, 1912-1920 50
  71. Solly Hemus ss, 1949-1959 49
  72. Chris Speier ss, 1971-1989 49
  73. Bill Russell ss, 1969-1986 47
  74. Ron Hansen ss, 1958-1972 47
  75. Elvis Andrus ss, 2009-2017 46
  76. Glenn Wright ss, 1924-1935 46
  77. Carlos Guillen ss, 1998-2011 46
  78. J.J. Hardy ss, 2005-2017 46
  79. Charlie Hollocher ss, 1918-1924 46
  80. Davy Force ss, 1871-1886 45
  81. Roy Smalley ss, 1975-1987 45
  82. Garry Templeton ss, 1976-1991 45
  83. Gene Alley ss, 1963-1973 44
  84. Yunel Escobar ss, 2007-2017 43
  85. Denis Menke ss, 1962-1974 43
  86. Greg Gagne ss, 1983-1997 43
  87. Jack Barry ss, 1908-1919 43
  88. Dickie Thon ss, 1979-1993 42
  89. Juan Uribe ss, 2001-2016 42
  90. Mike Bordick ss, 1990-2003 42
  91. Woodie Held ss, 1954-1969 41
  92. Jack Wilson ss, 2001-2012 41
  93. Woody English ss, 1927-1938 41
  94. Leo Cardenas ss, 1960-1975 40
  95. Frank Fennelly ss, 1884-1890 40
  96. Asdrubal Cabrera ss, 2007-2017 40
  97. Billy Rogell ss, 1925-1940 40
  98. Brian Dozier ss, 2012-2017 40
  99. Harvey Kuenn ss, 1952-1966 40
  100. Erick Aybar ss, 2006-2017 38
  101. Chico Carrasquel ss, 1950-1959 38
  102. Freddie Patek ss, 1968-1981 36
  103. Marco Scutaro ss, 2002-2014 36
  104. Brandon Crawford ss, 2011-2017 36
  105. Larry Bowa ss, 1970-1985 36
  106. Germany Smith ss, 1884-1898 35
  107. Rick Burleson ss, 1974-1987 35
  108. Jeff Blauser ss, 1987-1999 35
  109. Roy McMillan ss, 1951-1966 35
  110. Al Bridwell ss, 1905-1915 35
  111. John Peters ss, 1874-1884 35
  112. Candy Nelson ss, 1872-1890 34
  113. Eddie Miller ss, 1936-1950 34
  114. Carlos Correa ss, 2015-2017 34
  115. Jason Bartlett ss, 2004-2014 34
  116. Frankie Crosetti ss, 1932-1948 34
  117. Rey Sanchez ss, 1991-2005 33
  118. Sam Wise ss, 1881-1893 33
  119. Ozzie Guillen ss, 1985-2000 32
  120. Francisco Lindor ss, 2015-2017 31
  121. Buck Weaver ss, 1912-1920 31
  122. Orlando Cabrera ss, 1997-2011 31
  123. Dick Schofield ss, 1983-1996 31
  124. Eddie Bressoud ss, 1956-1967 31
  125. Michael Young ss, 2000-2013 31
  126. George McBride ss, 1901-1920 30
  127. Bud Harrelson ss, 1965-1980 30
  128. Alexei Ramirez ss, 2008-2016 30
  129. Stephen Drew ss, 2006-2017 30
  130. Tony Kubek ss, 1957-1965 30
  131. Brendan Ryan ss, 2007-2016 30
  132. Royce Clayton ss, 1991-2007 29
  133. David Eckstein ss, 2001-2010 29
  134. Rich Aurilia ss, 1995-2009 28
  135. Corey Seager ss, 2015-2017 28
  136. Granny Hamner ss, 1944-1962 28
  137. Arthur Irwin ss, 1880-1894 28
  138. Zack Cozart ss, 2011-2017 28
  139. Lyn Lary ss, 1929-1940 28
  140. Bucky Dent ss, 1973-1984 27
  141. Walt Weiss ss, 1987-2000 26
  142. Topper Rigney ss, 1922-1927 25
  143. Ian Desmond ss, 2009-2017 25
  144. Monte Cross ss, 1892-1907 25
  145. Heinie Wagner ss, 1902-1918 25
  146. Jean Segura ss, 2012-2017 24
  147. Jose Offerman ss, 1990-2005 24
  148. Clint Barmes ss, 2003-2015 23
  149. Tommy Corcoran ss, 1890-1907 23
  150. Julio Lugo ss, 2000-2011 23
  151. Dickey Pearce ss, 1871-1877 23
  152. Cristian Guzman ss, 1999-2010 23
  153. Jose Hernandez ss, 1991-2006 23
  154. Zoilo Versalles ss, 1959-1971 23
  155. Adam Everett ss, 2001-2011 22
  156. Billy Myers ss, 1935-1941 22
  157. Red Kress ss, 1927-1946 22
  158. Ed Brinkman ss, 1961-1975 22
  159. Chick Fulmer ss, 1871-1884 21
  160. Eddie Lake ss, 1939-1950 21
  161. Bill Gleason ss, 1882-1889 20
  162. Mickey Doolin ss, 1905-1918 20
  163. Bob Allen ss, 1890-1900 20
  164. Spike Owen ss, 1983-1995 19
  165. Jed Lowrie ss, 2008-2017 19
  166. Cliff Pennington ss, 2008-2017 18
  167. Starlin Castro ss, 2010-2017 18
  168. Craig Reynolds ss, 1975-1989 18
  169. Sadie Houck ss, 1879-1887 18
  170. Bill Spiers ss, 1989-2001 17
  171. Dee Gordon ss, 2011-2017 17
  172. Everett Scott ss, 1914-1926 17
  173. Xander Bogaerts ss, 2013-2017 17
  174. Didi Gregorius ss, 2012-2017 17
  175. Daryl Spencer ss, 1952-1963 17
  176. Shawon Dunston ss, 1985-2002 17
  177. Tom Carey ss, 1871-1879 17
  178. Gary Disarcina ss, 1989-2000 17
  179. Frank Duffy ss, 1970-1979 16
  180. Jimmy Cooney ss, 1890-1892 16
  181. John Richmond ss, 1875-1885 16
  182. Ollie Beard ss, 1889-1891 16
  183. Buddy Kerr ss, 1943-1951 15
  184. Bill Keister ss, 1896-1903 15
  185. Charlie Gelbert ss, 1929-1940 15
  186. Khalil Greene ss, 2003-2009 15
  187. Alex Gonzalez ss, 1998-2014 15
  188. Wayne Causey ss, 1955-1968 15
  189. Felipe Lopez ss, 2001-2011 15
  190. Marwin Gonzalez ss, 2012-2017 14
  191. Ivan de Jesus ss, 1974-1988 14
  192. Ramon Santiago ss, 2002-2014 14
  193. Manuel Lee ss, 1985-1995 14
  194. Eddie Kasko ss, 1957-1966 14
  195. Ernie Johnson ss, 1912-1925 14
  196. Dick Howser ss, 1961-1968 13
  197. Alex Gonzalez ss, 1994-2006 13
  198. Dick Schofield ss, 1953-1971 13
  199. Jose Uribe ss, 1984-1993 13
  200. Alcides Escobar ss, 2008-2017 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. Luis Aparicio
  4. Monte Ward
  5. Dave Bancroft

Active Shortstops

Troy Tulowitzki Photo
  1. Troy Tulowitzki
  2. Jimmy Rollins
  3. Hanley Ramirez
  4. Jose Reyes
  5. Andrelton Simmons

Retired but Not Yet Eligible

Alex Rodriguez Photo
  1. Alex Rodriguez
  2. Derek Jeter
  3. Miguel Tejada
  4. Rafael Furcal
  5. Omar Vizquel