Baseballs Greatest Hitters of All Time

THE TOP 12 GREATEST CATCHERS OF ALL TIME

Baseball's Greatest Hitters' list of the 12 Best Hitting Catchers of All Time

Please note, as of January 2015 there are no active players who would currently make this list.

The Era breakdown for the 12 Greatest Catchers of All Time is as follows:

The Top 12 Best Hitting Catchers seem to be spread out evenly over the 8 Era’s.

This may not be reflected in our list of the top 12 hitters, but over the past 30 years the offensive numbers put up by Catchers has significantly increased.

Baseball's Greatest Hitters' Top 12 Greatest Hitting Catchers Of All Time List

Hall of Fame *  Veterans Committee **
Players in blue are retired and played in the "Steroid Era"

RANK

 PLAYERS NAME              


YEARS PLAYED     
RATING 
 1 MIKE PIAZZA *  1992 -2007  3.960
 2 YOGI BERRA *  1946 -1965  3.911
 3 BILL DICKEY *    1928 -1946  3.892
 4 MICKEY COCHRANE *  1925 -1937  3.845
 5 JOHNNY BENCH *  1967 -1983  3.729
 6 GABBY HARTNETT *  1922 -1941  3.692
 7 TED SIMMONS  1968 -1988  3.688
 8 CARLTON FISK *  1969 -1993  3.676
 9 ROY CAMPANELLA *  1948 -1957  3.627
 10 JOE TORRE  1960 -1977  3.532
 11 IVAN RODRIGUEZ *  1991 -2011  3.529
 12 GARY CARTER *  1974 -1992  3.529
       
       
       

Greatest First Basemen  Greatest Second Basemen 
 Greatest Shortstops  Greatest Third Basemen  Greatest Outfielders

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