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 187
  4. George Davis ss, 1890-1909 167
  5. Arky Vaughan ss, 1932-1948 150
  6. Ozzie Smith ss, 1978-1996 146
  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 143
  11. Robin Yount ss, 1974-1993 143
  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 95
  20. Bert Campaneris ss, 1964-1983 95
  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 91
  26. Nomar Garciaparra ss, 1996-2009 91
  27. Troy Tulowitzki ss, 2006-2016 90
  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 80
  32. Jimmy Rollins ss, 2000-2016 79
  33. Phil Rizzuto ss, 1941-1956 77
  34. Tony Fernandez ss, 1983-2001 76
  35. Mark Belanger ss, 1965-1982 75
  36. Hanley Ramirez ss, 2005-2016 74
  37. Rabbit Maranville ss, 1912-1935 73
  38. Rico Petrocelli ss, 1963-1976 72
  39. Julio Franco ss, 1982-2007 72
  40. Dick Bartell ss, 1927-1946 71
  41. Rafael Furcal ss, 2000-2014 71
  42. Al Dark ss, 1946-1960 71
  43. Dave Concepcion ss, 1970-1988 70
  44. Roger Peckinpaugh ss, 1910-1927 70
  45. Ed McKean ss, 1887-1899 69
  46. Omar Vizquel ss, 1989-2012 69
  47. Jay Bell ss, 1986-2003 66
  48. Jose Reyes ss, 2003-2016 66
  49. Donie Bush ss, 1908-1923 66
  50. George Wright ss, 1871-1882 65
  51. Freddy Parent ss, 1899-1911 65
  52. John Valentin ss, 1992-2002 64
  53. Johnny Pesky ss, 1942-1954 62
  54. Maury Wills ss, 1959-1972 62
  55. Terry Turner ss, 1901-1919 62
  56. Jack Rowe ss, 1879-1890 61
  57. Herman Long ss, 1889-1904 59
  58. Scott Fletcher ss, 1981-1995 57
  59. Dick Groat ss, 1952-1967 56
  60. Eddie Joost ss, 1936-1955 56
  61. Kid Elberfeld ss, 1898-1914 55
  62. Johnny Logan ss, 1951-1963 55
  63. Cecil Travis ss, 1933-1947 53
  64. Jose Valentin ss, 1992-2007 53
  65. Marty Marion ss, 1940-1953 53
  66. Edgar Renteria ss, 1996-2011 52
  67. Billy Jurges ss, 1931-1947 52
  68. Jhonny Peralta ss, 2003-2016 50
  69. Ray Chapman ss, 1912-1920 49
  70. Solly Hemus ss, 1949-1959 49
  71. Chris Speier ss, 1971-1989 48
  72. Ron Hansen ss, 1958-1972 47
  73. Bill Russell ss, 1969-1986 46
  74. J.J. Hardy ss, 2005-2016 46
  75. Glenn Wright ss, 1924-1935 46
  76. Carlos Guillen ss, 1998-2011 46
  77. Charlie Hollocher ss, 1918-1924 46
  78. Davy Force ss, 1871-1886 45
  79. Garry Templeton ss, 1976-1991 45
  80. Roy Smalley ss, 1975-1987 45
  81. Gene Alley ss, 1963-1973 44
  82. Denis Menke ss, 1962-1974 43
  83. Jack Barry ss, 1908-1919 43
  84. Andrelton Simmons ss, 2012-2016 43
  85. Greg Gagne ss, 1983-1997 43
  86. Yunel Escobar ss, 2007-2016 43
  87. Dickie Thon ss, 1979-1993 42
  88. Juan Uribe ss, 2001-2016 42
  89. Mike Bordick ss, 1990-2003 42
  90. Woodie Held ss, 1954-1969 41
  91. Jack Wilson ss, 2001-2012 41
  92. Woody English ss, 1927-1938 40
  93. Leo Cardenas ss, 1960-1975 40
  94. Frank Fennelly ss, 1884-1890 40
  95. Billy Rogell ss, 1925-1940 40
  96. Harvey Kuenn ss, 1952-1966 40
  97. Asdrubal Cabrera ss, 2007-2016 39
  98. Elvis Andrus ss, 2009-2016 38
  99. Chico Carrasquel ss, 1950-1959 37
  100. Erick Aybar ss, 2006-2016 37
  101. Marco Scutaro ss, 2002-2014 36
  102. Freddie Patek ss, 1968-1981 36
  103. Larry Bowa ss, 1970-1985 35
  104. Rick Burleson ss, 1974-1987 35
  105. Germany Smith ss, 1884-1898 35
  106. Jeff Blauser ss, 1987-1999 35
  107. Roy McMillan ss, 1951-1966 35
  108. Al Bridwell ss, 1905-1915 35
  109. Candy Nelson ss, 1872-1890 34
  110. John Peters ss, 1874-1884 34
  111. Eddie Miller ss, 1936-1950 34
  112. Jason Bartlett ss, 2004-2014 34
  113. Frankie Crosetti ss, 1932-1948 33
  114. Rey Sanchez ss, 1991-2005 33
  115. Brandon Crawford ss, 2011-2016 33
  116. Sam Wise ss, 1881-1893 33
  117. Brian Dozier ss, 2012-2016 32
  118. Ozzie Guillen ss, 1985-2000 31
  119. Buck Weaver ss, 1912-1920 31
  120. Orlando Cabrera ss, 1997-2011 31
  121. Dick Schofield ss, 1983-1996 31
  122. Michael Young ss, 2000-2013 31
  123. Eddie Bressoud ss, 1956-1967 30
  124. George McBride ss, 1901-1920 30
  125. Bud Harrelson ss, 1965-1980 30
  126. Alexei Ramirez ss, 2008-2016 30
  127. Stephen Drew ss, 2006-2016 29
  128. Tony Kubek ss, 1957-1965 29
  129. David Eckstein ss, 2001-2010 29
  130. Brendan Ryan ss, 2007-2016 29
  131. Royce Clayton ss, 1991-2007 29
  132. Rich Aurilia ss, 1995-2009 29
  133. Arthur Irwin ss, 1880-1894 28
  134. Granny Hamner ss, 1944-1962 28
  135. Lyn Lary ss, 1929-1940 28
  136. Bucky Dent ss, 1973-1984 27
  137. Ian Desmond ss, 2009-2016 26
  138. Walt Weiss ss, 1987-2000 26
  139. Topper Rigney ss, 1922-1927 25
  140. Heinie Wagner ss, 1902-1918 25
  141. Monte Cross ss, 1892-1907 25
  142. Jose Offerman ss, 1990-2005 24
  143. Julio Lugo ss, 2000-2011 23
  144. Tommy Corcoran ss, 1890-1907 23
  145. Clint Barmes ss, 2003-2015 23
  146. Dickey Pearce ss, 1871-1877 22
  147. Cristian Guzman ss, 1999-2010 22
  148. Jose Hernandez ss, 1991-2006 22
  149. Billy Myers ss, 1935-1941 22
  150. Adam Everett ss, 2001-2011 22
  151. Zoilo Versalles ss, 1959-1971 22
  152. Red Kress ss, 1927-1946 22
  153. Ed Brinkman ss, 1961-1975 22
  154. Chick Fulmer ss, 1871-1884 21
  155. Eddie Lake ss, 1939-1950 21
  156. Francisco Lindor ss, 2015-2016 21
  157. Bill Gleason ss, 1882-1889 20
  158. Carlos Correa ss, 2015-2016 20
  159. Mickey Doolin ss, 1905-1918 20
  160. Bob Allen ss, 1890-1900 19
  161. Jean Segura ss, 2012-2016 19
  162. Spike Owen ss, 1983-1995 19
  163. Craig Reynolds ss, 1975-1989 18
  164. Sadie Houck ss, 1879-1887 18
  165. Cliff Pennington ss, 2008-2016 18
  166. Zack Cozart ss, 2011-2016 18
  167. Bill Spiers ss, 1989-2001 17
  168. Everett Scott ss, 1914-1926 17
  169. Daryl Spencer ss, 1952-1963 17
  170. Corey Seager ss, 2015-2016 17
  171. Shawon Dunston ss, 1985-2002 17
  172. Tom Carey ss, 1871-1879 16
  173. Gary Disarcina ss, 1989-2000 16
  174. Frank Duffy ss, 1970-1979 16
  175. Jimmy Cooney ss, 1890-1892 16
  176. John Richmond ss, 1875-1885 16
  177. Ollie Beard ss, 1889-1891 16
  178. Buddy Kerr ss, 1943-1951 15
  179. Starlin Castro ss, 2010-2016 15
  180. Bill Keister ss, 1896-1903 15
  181. Khalil Greene ss, 2003-2009 15
  182. Charlie Gelbert ss, 1929-1940 15
  183. Alex Gonzalez ss, 1998-2014 15
  184. Xander Bogaerts ss, 2013-2016 15
  185. Wayne Causey ss, 1955-1968 15
  186. Felipe Lopez ss, 2001-2011 15
  187. Manuel Lee ss, 1985-1995 14
  188. Eddie Kasko ss, 1957-1966 14
  189. Ivan de Jesus ss, 1974-1988 14
  190. Ramon Santiago ss, 2002-2014 14
  191. Ernie Johnson ss, 1912-1925 14
  192. Dick Howser ss, 1961-1968 13
  193. Alex Gonzalez ss, 1994-2006 13
  194. Dick Schofield ss, 1953-1971 13
  195. Alcides Escobar ss, 2008-2016 13
  196. Jose Uribe ss, 1984-1993 13
  197. Bob Fisher ss, 1912-1919 13
  198. Don Kessinger ss, 1964-1979 13
  199. Bob Johnson ss, 1960-1970 13
  200. Doc Lavan ss, 1913-1924 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. Alan Trammell
  3. Jack Glasscock
  4. Art Fletcher
  5. Bert Campaneris

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. Jhonny Peralta

Retired but Not Yet Eligible

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