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 164
  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 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 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. 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 94
  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. Vern Stephens ss, 1941-1955 87
  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 76
  35. Hanley Ramirez ss, 2005-2019 74
  36. Mark Belanger ss, 1965-1982 74
  37. Rabbit Maranville ss, 1912-1935 73
  38. Andrelton Simmons ss, 2012-2020 73
  39. Al Dark ss, 1946-1960 73
  40. Julio Franco ss, 1982-2007 72
  41. Rico Petrocelli ss, 1963-1976 72
  42. Rafael Furcal ss, 2000-2014 72
  43. Dick Bartell ss, 1927-1946 71
  44. Dave Concepcion ss, 1970-1988 71
  45. Ed McKean ss, 1887-1899 70
  46. Roger Peckinpaugh ss, 1910-1927 70
  47. Omar Vizquel ss, 1989-2012 69
  48. Johnny Pesky ss, 1942-1954 67
  49. Jay Bell ss, 1986-2003 67
  50. Jose Reyes ss, 2003-2018 66
  51. Donie Bush ss, 1908-1923 65
  52. Freddy Parent ss, 1899-1911 65
  53. George Wright ss, 1871-1882 65
  54. John Valentin ss, 1992-2002 64
  55. Maury Wills ss, 1959-1972 62
  56. Jack Rowe ss, 1879-1890 62
  57. Terry Turner ss, 1901-1919 60
  58. Herman Long ss, 1889-1904 59
  59. Eddie Joost ss, 1936-1955 57
  60. Scott Fletcher ss, 1981-1995 57
  61. Francisco Lindor ss, 2015-2020 57
  62. Dick Groat ss, 1952-1967 57
  63. Johnny Logan ss, 1951-1963 56
  64. Carlos Correa ss, 2015-2020 56
  65. Kid Elberfeld ss, 1898-1914 56
  66. Cecil Travis ss, 1933-1947 55
  67. Jose Valentin ss, 1992-2007 53
  68. Edgar Renteria ss, 1996-2011 52
  69. Marty Marion ss, 1940-1953 51
  70. Ray Chapman ss, 1912-1920 50
  71. Solly Hemus ss, 1949-1959 50
  72. Jhonny Peralta ss, 2003-2017 49
  73. Chris Speier ss, 1971-1989 48
  74. Bill Russell ss, 1969-1986 47
  75. Ron Hansen ss, 1958-1972 47
  76. Elvis Andrus ss, 2009-2020 46
  77. Billy Jurges ss, 1931-1947 46
  78. Carlos Guillen ss, 1998-2011 46
  79. Charlie Hollocher ss, 1918-1924 46
  80. Garry Templeton ss, 1976-1991 45
  81. Brandon Crawford ss, 2011-2020 45
  82. Glenn Wright ss, 1924-1935 45
  83. Davy Force ss, 1871-1886 45
  84. Roy Smalley ss, 1975-1987 45
  85. J.J. Hardy ss, 2005-2017 45
  86. Asdrubal Cabrera ss, 2007-2020 45
  87. Woody English ss, 1927-1938 44
  88. Trevor Story ss, 2016-2020 44
  89. Yunel Escobar ss, 2007-2017 43
  90. Denis Menke ss, 1962-1974 43
  91. Gene Alley ss, 1963-1973 43
  92. Jack Barry ss, 1908-1919 43
  93. Greg Gagne ss, 1983-1997 43
  94. Dickie Thon ss, 1979-1993 42
  95. Billy Rogell ss, 1925-1940 42
  96. Mike Bordick ss, 1990-2003 42
  97. Woodie Held ss, 1954-1969 41
  98. Jack Wilson ss, 2001-2012 41
  99. Xander Bogaerts ss, 2013-2020 40
  100. Leo Cardenas ss, 1960-1975 40
  101. Frank Fennelly ss, 1884-1890 40
  102. Harvey Kuenn ss, 1952-1966 40
  103. Juan Uribe ss, 2001-2016 39
  104. Jean Segura ss, 2012-2020 38
  105. Brian Dozier ss, 2012-2020 38
  106. Chico Carrasquel ss, 1950-1959 37
  107. Corey Seager ss, 2015-2020 36
  108. Erick Aybar ss, 2006-2017 36
  109. Freddie Patek ss, 1968-1981 36
  110. Larry Bowa ss, 1970-1985 36
  111. Javier Baez ss, 2014-2020 35
  112. Roy McMillan ss, 1951-1966 35
  113. Marco Scutaro ss, 2002-2014 35
  114. Rick Burleson ss, 1974-1987 35
  115. Germany Smith ss, 1884-1898 35
  116. Jeff Blauser ss, 1987-1999 35
  117. John Peters ss, 1874-1884 34
  118. Candy Nelson ss, 1872-1890 34
  119. Ketel Marte ss, 2015-2020 34
  120. Al Bridwell ss, 1905-1915 34
  121. Jason Bartlett ss, 2004-2014 34
  122. Rey Sanchez ss, 1991-2005 33
  123. Frankie Crosetti ss, 1932-1948 33
  124. Sam Wise ss, 1881-1893 33
  125. Michael Young ss, 2000-2013 32
  126. Alexei Ramirez ss, 2008-2016 32
  127. Ozzie Guillen ss, 1985-2000 31
  128. Buck Weaver ss, 1912-1920 31
  129. Orlando Cabrera ss, 1997-2011 31
  130. Didi Gregorius ss, 2012-2020 31
  131. Dick Schofield ss, 1983-1996 31
  132. Eddie Miller ss, 1936-1950 31
  133. Eddie Bressoud ss, 1956-1967 30
  134. George McBride ss, 1901-1920 30
  135. Bud Harrelson ss, 1965-1980 30
  136. Tony Kubek ss, 1957-1965 29
  137. Brendan Ryan ss, 2007-2016 29
  138. David Eckstein ss, 2001-2010 29
  139. Royce Clayton ss, 1991-2007 29
  140. Rich Aurilia ss, 1995-2009 29
  141. Granny Hamner ss, 1944-1962 28
  142. Lyn Lary ss, 1929-1940 28
  143. Arthur Irwin ss, 1880-1894 28
  144. Stephen Drew ss, 2006-2017 27
  145. Bucky Dent ss, 1973-1984 27
  146. Walt Weiss ss, 1987-2000 26
  147. Zack Cozart ss, 2011-2019 26
  148. Jed Lowrie ss, 2008-2019 26
  149. Chris Taylor ss, 2014-2020 25
  150. Heinie Wagner ss, 1902-1918 25
  151. Topper Rigney ss, 1922-1927 25
  152. Monte Cross ss, 1892-1907 25
  153. Ian Desmond ss, 2009-2019 25
  154. Eugenio Suarez ss, 2014-2020 25
  155. Jose Offerman ss, 1990-2005 25
  156. Billy Myers ss, 1935-1941 24
  157. Starlin Castro ss, 2010-2020 23
  158. Eddie Lake ss, 1939-1950 23
  159. Clint Barmes ss, 2003-2015 23
  160. Julio Lugo ss, 2000-2011 23
  161. Tommy Corcoran ss, 1890-1907 23
  162. Paul DeJong ss, 2017-2020 23
  163. Cristian Guzman ss, 1999-2010 23
  164. Dickey Pearce ss, 1871-1877 22
  165. Jose Hernandez ss, 1991-2006 22
  166. Zoilo Versalles ss, 1959-1971 22
  167. Nick Ahmed ss, 2014-2020 22
  168. Adam Everett ss, 2001-2011 22
  169. Ed Brinkman ss, 1961-1975 22
  170. Tim Anderson ss, 2016-2020 22
  171. Chick Fulmer ss, 1871-1884 21
  172. Marwin Gonzalez ss, 2012-2020 20
  173. Bill Gleason ss, 1882-1889 20
  174. Mickey Doolin ss, 1905-1918 20
  175. Dee Gordon ss, 2011-2020 20
  176. Bob Allen ss, 1890-1900 20
  177. Spike Owen ss, 1983-1995 19
  178. Jose Iglesias ss, 2011-2020 18
  179. Craig Reynolds ss, 1975-1989 18
  180. Sadie Houck ss, 1879-1887 18
  181. Red Kress ss, 1927-1946 18
  182. Everett Scott ss, 1914-1926 17
  183. Fernando Tatis Jr. ss, 2019-2020 17
  184. Bill Spiers ss, 1989-2001 17
  185. Daryl Spencer ss, 1952-1963 17
  186. Jonathan Villar ss, 2013-2020 17
  187. Shawon Dunston ss, 1985-2002 17
  188. Tom Carey ss, 1871-1879 17
  189. Gary Disarcina ss, 1989-2000 16
  190. Buddy Kerr ss, 1943-1951 16
  191. Cliff Pennington ss, 2008-2018 16
  192. Frank Duffy ss, 1970-1979 16
  193. Jimmy Cooney ss, 1890-1892 16
  194. John Richmond ss, 1875-1885 16
  195. Miguel Rojas ss, 2014-2020 15
  196. Ollie Beard ss, 1889-1891 15
  197. Charlie Gelbert ss, 1929-1940 15
  198. Alex Gonzalez ss, 1998-2014 15
  199. Khalil Greene ss, 2003-2009 15
  200. Bill Keister ss, 1896-1903 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. Francisco Lindor
  4. Carlos Correa
  5. Elvis Andrus

Retired but Not Yet Eligible

Alex Rodriguez Photo
  1. Alex Rodriguez
  2. Troy Tulowitzki
  3. Jimmy Rollins
  4. Jose Reyes
  5. Jhonny Peralta