Baseballs Greatest Hitters of All Time

THE TOP 12 BEST SECOND BASEMEN
OF ALL TIME.

Baseball's Greatest Hitters' list of the Top 12 Best Hitting Second Baseman 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 Top 12 Best Second Baseman of All Time – Offensively – is as follows:

The Top 12 Best Hitting Second Baseman of All Time seem to spread out evenly over all 7 Eras in Baseball History.

Once again Era 2 (Babe Ruth Era 1921-1935) has the most players. The reasoning for this trend is that during this Era the players' Home Run and RBI totals increased, while they still maintained their high batting averages.

Baseball's Greatest Hitters' Top 12 Best Second Basemen Of All Time – Offensively - List

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


 
  




 RANK  PLAYERS NAME                 YEARS PLAYED   RATING 
 1  ROGERS HORNSBY *  1915 -1937  4.600
 2  CHARLIE GEHRINGER *  1924 -1942  4.198
 3  EDDIE COLLINS *  1906 -1930  4.160
 4  JOE MORGAN *  1963 -1984  4.106
 5  NAP LAJOIE *  1896 -1916  4.123
 6  FRANKIE FRISCH *  1919 -1937  3.937
 7  ROD CAREW *  1967 -1985  3.793
 8  TONY LAZZERI *  1926 -1939  3.762
 9  BOBBY DOERR **  1937 -1951  3.760
 10  JACKIE ROBINSON *  1947 -1956  3.758
 11  JEFF KENT  1992 -2008  3.736
 12  CRAIG BIGGIO *  1988 -2007  3.631
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