Baseballs Greatest Hitters of All Time

THE TOP 12 GREATEST THIRD BASEMEN IN BASEBALL HISTORY.

Baseball's Greatest Hitters' list of the 12 Greatest Hitting 3rd Baseman of all time

The Era breakdown for the 12 Greatest Third Baseman – offensively - of all time is as follows:

When reviewing the 12 Greatest 3rd Baseman of all time, we notice that the best third basemen hitters are spread evenly over the 8 Eras in Baseball History.

We also notice, surprisingly, that the two greatest hitting third baseman - Mike Schmidt and George Brett - played during a time when we saw the only decrease in Home Runs hit in baseball history.

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

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

  

 RANK PLAYERS NAME                          YEARSPLAYED  RATING 
 1  MIKE SCHMIDT *  1972 -1989  4.282
 2  GEORGE BRETT *  1973 -1993  4.238
 3  CHIPPER JONES  1993 -2012  4.011
 4  EDDIE MATTHEWS *  1951 -1968  3.975
 5  PIE TRAYNOR *  1920 -1937  3.826
 6  WADE BOGGS *
 1982- 1999  3.791
 7  BOB ELLIOTT
 1939 -1953  3.695
 8  RON SANTO**  1960 -1974  3.692
 9  ADRIAN BELTRE
 1998 -ACTIVE
 3.685
 10  FRANK BAKER **
 1908 -1922
 3.645
 11  DARRELL EVANS  1969 -1989  3.589
 12  KEN BOYER    1956 -1969  3.587

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