Shortstop Rankings

200 Greatest Shortstops

  1. Honus Wagner ss, 1897–1917 284
  2. Alex Rodriguez ss, 1994–2016 245
  3. Cal Ripken Jr. ss, 1981–2001 188
  4. George Davis ss, 1890–1909 167
  5. Arky Vaughan ss, 1932–1948 163
  6. Luke Appling ss, 1930–1950 152
  7. Ozzie Smith ss, 1978–1996 148
  8. Bobby Wallace ss, 1894–1918 145
  9. Bill Dahlen ss, 1891–1911 144
  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 133
  14. Jack Glasscock ss, 1879–1895 131
  15. Derek Jeter ss, 1995–2014 127
  16. Pee Wee Reese ss, 1940–1958 125
  17. Joe Cronin ss, 1926–1945 121
  18. Joe Tinker ss, 1902–1916 103
  19. Art Fletcher ss, 1909–1922 96
  20. John Ward ss, 1878–1894 95
  21. Bert Campaneris ss, 1964–1983 95
  22. Dave Bancroft ss, 1915–1930 95
  23. Luis Aparicio ss, 1956–1973 94
  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, 2006–2019 91
  28. Vern Stephens ss, 1941–1955 88
  29. Hughie Jennings ss, 1891–1918 88
  30. Travis Jackson ss, 1922–1936 86
  31. Jimmy Rollins ss, 2000–2016 81
  32. Miguel Tejada ss, 1997–2013 81
  33. Phil Rizzuto ss, 1941–1956 80
  34. Tony Fernandez ss, 1983–2001 77
  35. Hanley Ramirez ss, 2005–2019 74
  36. Mark Belanger ss, 1965–1982 74
  37. Rabbit Maranville ss, 1912–1935 74
  38. Dick Bartell ss, 1927–1946 73
  39. Al Dark ss, 1946–1960 73
  40. Carlos Correa ss, 2015–2021 73
  41. Julio Franco ss, 1982–2007 72
  42. Andrelton Simmons ss, 2012–2021 72
  43. Rico Petrocelli ss, 1963–1976 72
  44. Rafael Furcal ss, 2000–2014 72
  45. Dave Concepcion ss, 1970–1988 71
  46. Roger Peckinpaugh ss, 1910–1927 70
  47. Ed McKean ss, 1887–1899 70
  48. Omar Vizquel ss, 1989–2012 69
  49. Johnny Pesky ss, 1942–1954 67
  50. Jay Bell ss, 1986–2003 67
  51. Jose Reyes ss, 2003–2018 66
  52. Donie Bush ss, 1908–1923 66
  53. George Wright ss, 1871–1882 65
  54. Freddy Parent ss, 1899–1911 65
  55. John Valentin ss, 1992–2002 64
  56. Maury Wills ss, 1959–1972 62
  57. Jack Rowe ss, 1879–1890 62
  58. Francisco Lindor ss, 2015–2021 61
  59. Terry Turner ss, 1901–1919 60
  60. Herman Long ss, 1889–1904 58
  61. Eddie Joost ss, 1936–1955 58
  62. Scott Fletcher ss, 1981–1995 57
  63. Dick Groat ss, 1952–1967 56
  64. Brandon Crawford ss, 2011–2021 56
  65. Kid Elberfeld ss, 1898–1914 56
  66. Johnny Logan ss, 1951–1963 56
  67. Trevor Story ss, 2016–2021 56
  68. Cecil Travis ss, 1933–1947 55
  69. Marcus Semien ss, 2013–2021 53
  70. Xander Bogaerts ss, 2013–2021 53
  71. Jose Valentin ss, 1992–2007 53
  72. Edgar Renteria ss, 1996–2011 52
  73. Trea Turner ss, 2015–2021 52
  74. Marty Marion ss, 1940–1953 52
  75. Ray Chapman ss, 1912–1920 50
  76. Solly Hemus ss, 1949–1959 50
  77. Jhonny Peralta ss, 2003–2017 49
  78. Chris Speier ss, 1971–1989 48
  79. Javier Baez ss, 2014–2021 47
  80. Bill Russell ss, 1969–1986 47
  81. Billy Jurges ss, 1931–1947 47
  82. Ron Hansen ss, 1958–1972 47
  83. Jean Segura ss, 2012–2021 47
  84. Carlos Guillen ss, 1998–2011 46
  85. Charlie Hollocher ss, 1918–1924 46
  86. Elvis Andrus ss, 2009–2021 46
  87. Asdrubal Cabrera ss, 2007–2021 46
  88. Glenn Wright ss, 1924–1935 46
  89. Garry Templeton ss, 1976–1991 45
  90. Woody English ss, 1927–1938 45
  91. Davy Force ss, 1871–1886 45
  92. Roy Smalley ss, 1975–1987 45
  93. J.J. Hardy ss, 2005–2017 45
  94. Yunel Escobar ss, 2007–2017 43
  95. Corey Seager ss, 2015–2021 43
  96. Denis Menke ss, 1962–1974 43
  97. Gene Alley ss, 1963–1973 43
  98. Jack Barry ss, 1908–1919 43
  99. Greg Gagne ss, 1983–1997 43
  100. Billy Rogell ss, 1925–1940 42
  101. Dickie Thon ss, 1979–1993 42
  102. Mike Bordick ss, 1990–2003 42
  103. Woodie Held ss, 1954–1969 41
  104. Jack Wilson ss, 2001–2012 41
  105. Leo Cardenas ss, 1960–1975 40
  106. Frank Fennelly ss, 1884–1890 40
  107. Harvey Kuenn ss, 1952–1966 40
  108. Juan Uribe ss, 2001–2016 39
  109. Chico Carrasquel ss, 1950–1959 37
  110. Erick Aybar ss, 2006–2017 36
  111. Freddie Patek ss, 1968–1981 36
  112. Larry Bowa ss, 1970–1985 36
  113. Rick Burleson ss, 1974–1987 35
  114. Marco Scutaro ss, 2002–2014 35
  115. Roy McMillan ss, 1951–1966 35
  116. Germany Smith ss, 1884–1898 35
  117. Jeff Blauser ss, 1987–1999 35
  118. John Peters ss, 1874–1884 34
  119. Candy Nelson ss, 1872–1890 34
  120. Frankie Crosetti ss, 1932–1948 34
  121. Al Bridwell ss, 1905–1915 34
  122. Tim Anderson ss, 2016–2021 34
  123. Jason Bartlett ss, 2004–2014 34
  124. Rey Sanchez ss, 1991–2005 33
  125. Sam Wise ss, 1881–1893 33
  126. Michael Young ss, 2000–2013 32
  127. Alexei Ramírez ss, 2008–2016 32
  128. Ozzie Guillen ss, 1985–2000 31
  129. Fernando Tatis Jr. ss, 2019–2021 31
  130. Buck Weaver ss, 1912–1920 31
  131. Didi Gregorius ss, 2012–2021 31
  132. Orlando Cabrera ss, 1997–2011 31
  133. Eddie Miller ss, 1936–1950 31
  134. Dick Schofield ss, 1983–1996 31
  135. Eddie Bressoud ss, 1956–1967 30
  136. George McBride ss, 1901–1920 30
  137. Bud Harrelson ss, 1965–1980 30
  138. Tony Kubek ss, 1957–1965 29
  139. Lyn Lary ss, 1929–1940 29
  140. Brendan Ryan ss, 2007–2016 29
  141. David Eckstein ss, 2001–2010 29
  142. Royce Clayton ss, 1991–2007 29
  143. Chris Taylor ss, 2014–2021 29
  144. Rich Aurilia ss, 1995–2009 29
  145. Granny Hamner ss, 1944–1962 28
  146. Arthur Irwin ss, 1880–1894 28
  147. Stephen Drew ss, 2006–2017 27
  148. Bucky Dent ss, 1973–1984 27
  149. Walt Weiss ss, 1987–2000 26
  150. Zack Cozart ss, 2011–2019 26
  151. Jed Lowrie ss, 2008–2021 25
  152. Ian Desmond ss, 2009–2019 25
  153. Topper Rigney ss, 1922–1927 25
  154. Heinie Wagner ss, 1902–1918 25
  155. Monte Cross ss, 1892–1907 25
  156. Jose Offerman ss, 1990–2005 25
  157. Starlin Castro ss, 2010–2021 24
  158. Eddie Lake ss, 1939–1950 23
  159. Clint Barmes ss, 2003–2015 23
  160. Julio Lugo ss, 2000–2011 23
  161. Billy Myers ss, 1935–1941 23
  162. Paul DeJong ss, 2017–2021 23
  163. Tommy Corcoran ss, 1890–1907 23
  164. Cristian Guzman ss, 1999–2010 23
  165. Dickey Pearce ss, 1871–1877 22
  166. Zoilo Versalles ss, 1959–1971 22
  167. Jose Hernandez ss, 1991–2006 22
  168. Nick Ahmed ss, 2014–2021 22
  169. Adam Everett ss, 2001–2011 22
  170. Ed Brinkman ss, 1961–1975 22
  171. Willy Adames ss, 2018–2021 21
  172. Chick Fulmer ss, 1871–1884 21
  173. Jorge Polanco ss, 2014–2021 21
  174. Marwin Gonzalez ss, 2012–2021 21
  175. Bill Gleason ss, 1882–1889 20
  176. Mickey Doolin ss, 1905–1918 20
  177. Jonathan Villar ss, 2013–2021 20
  178. Bo Bichette ss, 2019–2021 20
  179. Bob Allen ss, 1890–1900 20
  180. Spike Owen ss, 1983–1995 19
  181. Red Kress ss, 1927–1946 19
  182. Miguel Rojas ss, 2014–2021 18
  183. Addison Russell ss, 2015–2019 18
  184. Craig Reynolds ss, 1975–1989 18
  185. Sadie Houck ss, 1879–1887 18
  186. Everett Scott ss, 1914–1926 18
  187. Bill Spiers ss, 1989–2001 17
  188. Daryl Spencer ss, 1952–1963 17
  189. Shawon Dunston ss, 1985–2002 17
  190. Buddy Kerr ss, 1943–1951 17
  191. Tom Carey ss, 1871–1879 17
  192. Gary Disarcina ss, 1989–2000 16
  193. Cliff Pennington ss, 2008–2018 16
  194. José Iglesias ss, 2011–2021 16
  195. Frank Duffy ss, 1970–1979 16
  196. Jimmy Cooney ss, 1890–1892 16
  197. Dansby Swanson ss, 2016–2021 16
  198. Bill Keister ss, 1896–1903 16
  199. Charlie Gelbert ss, 1929–1940 16
  200. John Richmond ss, 1875–1885 16

Greatest Shortstops by Hall Rating

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

Greatest Shortstops by Negro League MLE Hall Rating

John Henry Lloyd Photo
  1. John Henry Lloyd
  2. Willie Wells
  3. Grant Johnson
  4. Dick Lundy
  5. Dobie Moore

Not in the Hall of Fame by Hall Rating

Alex Rodriguez Photo
  1. Alex Rodriguez
  2. Bill Dahlen
  3. Jack Glasscock
  4. Art Fletcher
  5. Bert Campaneris

Not in the Hall of Fame by Negro League MLE Hall Rating

Grant Johnson Photo
  1. Grant Johnson
  2. Dick Lundy
  3. Dobie Moore
  4. Sam Bankhead
  5. Buzz Clarkson

Not in the Hall of Stats by Hall Rating

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

Not in the Hall of Merit by Hall Rating

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

Active Shortstops by Hall Rating

  1. Carlos Correa
  2. Andrelton Simmons
  3. Francisco Lindor
  4. Brandon Crawford
  5. Trevor Story

Retired but Not Yet Eligible by Hall Rating

Troy Tulowitzki Photo
  1. Troy Tulowitzki
  2. Hanley Ramirez
  3. Jose Reyes
  4. Jhonny Peralta
  5. J.J. Hardy