Second Baseman Rankings

200 Greatest Second Basemen

  1. Rogers Hornsby 2b, 1915–1937 289
  2. Eddie Collins 2b, 1906–1930 254
  3. Nap Lajoie 2b, 1896–1916 226
  4. Joe Morgan 2b, 1963–1984 203
  5. Charlie Gehringer 2b, 1924–1942 168
  6. Lou Whitaker 2b, 1977–1995 144
  7. Bobby Grich 2b, 1970–1986 140
  8. Frankie Frisch 2b, 1919–1937 140
  9. Robinson Cano 2b, 2005–2020 135
  10. Chase Utley 2b, 2003–2018 134
  11. Jackie Robinson 2b, 1945–1956 134
  12. Ryne Sandberg 2b, 1981–1997 130
  13. Craig Biggio 2b, 1988–2007 128
  14. Roberto Alomar 2b, 1988–2004 126
  15. Willie Randolph 2b, 1975–1992 124
  16. Joe Gordon 2b, 1938–1950 114
  17. Billy Herman 2b, 1931–1947 105
  18. Jeff Kent 2b, 1992–2008 103
  19. Dustin Pedroia 2b, 2006–2019 101
  20. Ian Kinsler 2b, 2006–2019 99
  21. Bid McPhee 2b, 1882–1899 98
  22. Bobby Doerr 2b, 1937–1951 98
  23. Tony Phillips 2b, 1982–1999 91
  24. Nellie Fox 2b, 1947–1965 90
  25. Johnny Evers 2b, 1902–1929 88
  26. Ben Zobrist 2b, 2006–2019 86
  27. Cupid Childs 2b, 1888–1901 86
  28. Hardy Richardson 2b, 1879–1892 85
  29. Chuck Knoblauch 2b, 1991–2002 84
  30. Larry Doyle 2b, 1907–1920 83
  31. Lonny Frey 2b, 1933–1948 83
  32. Ross Barnes 2b, 1871–1881 82
  33. Tony Lazzeri 2b, 1926–1939 81
  34. Buddy Myer 2b, 1925–1941 81
  35. Gil McDougald 2b, 1951–1960 80
  36. Red Lucas 2b, 1923–1938 79
  37. Eddie Stanky 2b, 1943–1953 78
  38. Jose Altuve 2b, 2011–2021 78
  39. Jim Gilliam 2b, 1946–1966 75
  40. Placido Polanco 2b, 1998–2013 75
  41. Davey Lopes 2b, 1972–1987 75
  42. Del Pratt 2b, 1912–1924 73
  43. Fred Dunlap 2b, 1880–1891 73
  44. Red Schoendienst 2b, 1945–1963 70
  45. Dick McAuliffe 2b, 1960–1975 67
  46. Max Bishop 2b, 1924–1935 66
  47. Kid Gleason 2b, 1888–1912 62
  48. Robby Thompson 2b, 1986–1996 62
  49. Danny Murphy 2b, 1900–1915 59
  50. Claude Ritchey 2b, 1897–1909 59
  51. Howie Kendrick 2b, 2006–2020 58
  52. Tony Cuccinello 2b, 1930–1945 58
  53. George Grantham 2b, 1922–1934 58
  54. Miller Huggins 2b, 1904–1916 58
  55. Mark Ellis 2b, 2002–2014 58
  56. Snuffy Stirnweiss 2b, 1943–1952 57
  57. Bill Doran 2b, 1982–1993 56
  58. Jimmy Williams 2b, 1899–1909 55
  59. Orlando Hudson 2b, 2002–2012 54
  60. Ray Durham 2b, 1995–2008 54
  61. Bill Mazeroski 2b, 1956–1972 53
  62. Frank White 2b, 1973–1990 52
  63. Bobby Avila 2b, 1949–1959 52
  64. Ron Hunt 2b, 1963–1974 52
  65. Buck Herzog 2b, 1908–1920 51
  66. Brian Roberts 2b, 2001–2014 50
  67. DJ LeMahieu 2b, 2011–2021 48
  68. Marty McManus 2b, 1920–1934 48
  69. Luis Castillo 2b, 1996–2010 47
  70. Brandon Phillips 2b, 2002–2018 46
  71. Phil Garner 2b, 1973–1988 45
  72. Tom Daly 2b, 1884–1903 45
  73. Aaron Hill 2b, 2005–2017 45
  74. Fred Pfeffer 2b, 1882–1897 44
  75. Davey Johnson 2b, 1965–1978 44
  76. Bret Boone 2b, 1992–2005 43
  77. Billy Goodman 2b, 1947–1962 43
  78. Randy Velarde 2b, 1987–2002 42
  79. Dave Cash 2b, 1969–1980 41
  80. Mark Grudzielanek 2b, 1995–2010 40
  81. Delino DeShields 2b, 1990–2002 39
  82. Johnny Ray 2b, 1981–1990 39
  83. Jack Farrell 2b, 1879–1889 39
  84. Brian Dozier 2b, 2012–2020 39
  85. Steve Sax 2b, 1981–1994 38
  86. Bip Roberts 2b, 1986–1998 37
  87. Tom Herr 2b, 1979–1991 37
  88. Craig Counsell 2b, 1995–2011 36
  89. Adam Kennedy 2b, 1999–2012 36
  90. Ketel Marte 2b, 2015–2021 35
  91. Carlos Baerga 2b, 1990–2005 35
  92. Jason Kipnis 2b, 2011–2020 35
  93. Kolten Wong 2b, 2013–2021 35
  94. Mark Loretta 2b, 1995–2009 34
  95. Ronnie Belliard 2b, 1998–2010 34
  96. Jonathan Schoop 2b, 2013–2021 33
  97. Jack Burdock 2b, 1872–1891 33
  98. Damion Easley 2b, 1992–2008 33
  99. Marcus Giles 2b, 2001–2007 32
  100. Jerry Priddy 2b, 1941–1953 32
  101. Jose Vidro 2b, 1997–2008 31
  102. Mike Gallego 2b, 1985–1997 31
  103. Daniel Murphy 2b, 2008–2020 31
  104. Jim Gantner 2b, 1976–1992 30
  105. Tony Taylor 2b, 1958–1976 30
  106. Josh Harrison 2b, 2011–2021 30
  107. Danny Richardson 2b, 1884–1894 30
  108. Neil Walker 2b, 2009–2020 29
  109. Hub Collins 2b, 1886–1892 29
  110. Glenn Hubbard 2b, 1978–1989 29
  111. Dan Uggla 2b, 2006–2015 29
  112. Mike McGeary 2b, 1871–1882 29
  113. Jim Delahanty 2b, 1901–1915 28
  114. Bobby Lowe 2b, 1890–1907 28
  115. Jim Lefebvre 2b, 1965–1972 28
  116. Jamey Carroll 2b, 2002–2013 27
  117. Mark McLemore 2b, 1986–2004 27
  118. Whit Merrifield 2b, 2016–2021 27
  119. Pop Smith 2b, 1880–1891 27
  120. Frank Bolling 2b, 1954–1966 27
  121. Don Blasingame 2b, 1955–1966 27
  122. Yank Robinson 2b, 1882–1892 26
  123. Bump Wills 2b, 1977–1982 26
  124. Glenn Beckert 2b, 1965–1975 26
  125. Eric Young Sr. 2b, 1992–2006 26
  126. Omar Infante 2b, 2002–2016 26
  127. Jack Crooks 2b, 1889–1898 26
  128. Ozzie Albies 2b, 2017–2021 26
  129. Cass Michaels 2b, 1943–1954 25
  130. Ted Sizemore 2b, 1969–1980 25
  131. Jody Reed 2b, 1987–1997 25
  132. Kelly Johnson 2b, 2005–2016 25
  133. Freddy Sanchez 2b, 2002–2011 25
  134. Tim Teufel 2b, 1983–1993 25
  135. Tony Graffanino 2b, 1996–2009 25
  136. Rennie Stennett 2b, 1971–1981 25
  137. Julio Cruz 2b, 1977–1986 25
  138. Juan Samuel 2b, 1983–1998 25
  139. Connie Ryan 2b, 1942–1954 25
  140. Hughie Critz 2b, 1924–1935 24
  141. Nick Punto 2b, 2001–2014 24
  142. Dick Green 2b, 1963–1974 24
  143. Harold Reynolds 2b, 1983–1994 24
  144. Frank LaPorte 2b, 1905–1915 23
  145. Gene DeMontreville 2b, 1894–1904 23
  146. Brandon Lowe 2b, 2018–2021 23
  147. Felix Millan 2b, 1966–1977 23
  148. Jeff McNeil 2b, 2018–2021 23
  149. Lou Bierbauer 2b, 1886–1898 22
  150. Tony Bernazard 2b, 1979–1991 22
  151. Sam Barkley 2b, 1884–1889 22
  152. Odell Hale 2b, 1931–1941 22
  153. Sparky Adams 2b, 1922–1934 22
  154. Jose Oquendo 2b, 1983–1995 22
  155. Joey Wendle 2b, 2016–2021 22
  156. Jerry Lumpe 2b, 1956–1967 22
  157. George Cutshaw 2b, 1912–1923 22
  158. Horace Clarke 2b, 1965–1974 22
  159. Danny O'Connell 2b, 1950–1962 22
  160. Joe Gerhardt 2b, 1873–1891 21
  161. Johnny Temple 2b, 1952–1964 21
  162. Dee Strange-Gordon 2b, 2011–2020 21
  163. Jerry Browne 2b, 1986–1995 21
  164. Jorge Orta 2b, 1972–1987 21
  165. Bill Sweeney 2b, 1907–1914 21
  166. Randy Ready 2b, 1983–1995 21
  167. Hobe Ferris 2b, 1901–1909 21
  168. Quilvio Veras 2b, 1995–2001 21
  169. Wally Backman 2b, 1980–1993 20
  170. Rickie Weeks 2b, 2003–2017 20
  171. Rich Dauer 2b, 1976–1985 20
  172. Ray Morgan 2b, 1911–1918 19
  173. Jerry Hairston 2b, 1998–2013 19
  174. Logan Forsythe 2b, 2011–2020 19
  175. Johnny Hodapp 2b, 1925–1933 19
  176. Aaron Ward 2b, 1917–1928 19
  177. Jerry Remy 2b, 1975–1984 19
  178. Cesar Hernandez 2b, 2013–2021 18
  179. Bobby Knoop 2b, 1964–1972 18
  180. Adam Frazier 2b, 2016–2021 18
  181. Heinie Reitz 2b, 1893–1899 18
  182. Luis Alicea 2b, 1988–2002 18
  183. Mike Andrews 2b, 1966–1973 18
  184. Craig Grebeck 2b, 1990–2001 17
  185. Tommy Edman 2b, 2019–2021 17
  186. Bucky Harris 2b, 1919–1931 17
  187. Lee Magee 2b, 1911–1919 17
  188. Fernando Vina 2b, 1993–2004 17
  189. Ron Oester 2b, 1978–1990 17
  190. David Fletcher 2b, 2018–2021 16
  191. Jeff Reboulet 2b, 1992–2003 16
  192. Julian Javier 2b, 1960–1972 16
  193. Tony Piet 2b, 1931–1938 16
  194. Morrie Rath 2b, 1909–1920 16
  195. Darwin Barney 2b, 2010–2017 16
  196. Jimmy Brown 2b, 1937–1946 16
  197. Lou Klein 2b, 1943–1951 15
  198. Sandy Alomar 2b, 1964–1978 15
  199. Duke Kenworthy 2b, 1912–1917 15
  200. Charlie Neal 2b, 1956–1963 15

Greatest Second Basemen by Hall Rating

Rogers Hornsby Photo
  1. Rogers Hornsby
  2. Eddie Collins
  3. Nap Lajoie
  4. Joe Morgan
  5. Charlie Gehringer

Greatest Second Basemen by Negro League MLE Hall Rating

Jackie Robinson Photo
  1. Jackie Robinson
  2. George Scales
  3. Bonnie Serrell
  4. Jim Gilliam
  5. Bobby Avila

Not in the Hall of Fame by Hall Rating

Lou Whitaker Photo
  1. Lou Whitaker
  2. Bobby Grich
  3. Willie Randolph
  4. Jeff Kent
  5. Tony Phillips

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

George Scales Photo
  1. George Scales
  2. Bonnie Serrell
  3. Jim Gilliam
  4. Bobby Avila
  5. Marvin Williams

Not in the Hall of Stats by Hall Rating

Bid McPhee Photo
  1. Bid McPhee
  2. Bobby Doerr
  3. Tony Phillips
  4. Nellie Fox
  5. Johnny Evers

Not in the Hall of Merit by Hall Rating

  1. Tony Phillips
  2. Johnny Evers
  3. Chuck Knoblauch
  4. Larry Doyle
  5. Lonny Frey

Active Second Basemen by Hall Rating

Robinson Cano Photo
  1. Robinson Cano
  2. Jose Altuve
  3. DJ LeMahieu
  4. Brian Dozier
  5. Ketel Marte

Retired but Not Yet Eligible by Hall Rating

Chase Utley Photo
  1. Chase Utley
  2. Dustin Pedroia
  3. Ian Kinsler
  4. Ben Zobrist
  5. Howie Kendrick