Baseballs Greatest Hitters of All Time
Mike Trout vs.Willie Mays/Mickey Mantle/Miguel Cabrera
The 2014 season is the start of a new era in baseball history, as in the past, an all-time great hitter has always led the way of each new era. At baseballgreatesthitters.com we feel Mike Trout will be the all- time great to lead the way as the top hitter in this new era in baseball. In the first three years of his baseball career, the numbers put up by Mike Trout compare very favorably to the numbers of Mickey Mantle, Willie Mays and Miguel Cabrera.
Player
Year
Age
Runs
H.R.
RBI's
Avg.
OB%
Slg%
Points
Edge
Mantle
1952
20
  94
 23
 87
311
394
530
4.291
  3
Mays
1954
23
119
 41
110
345
411
667
4.572
  1
Cabrera
2004
21
101
 33
112
294
366
512
4.242
  4
Trout
2012
20
129  30
102
326
399
564
4.380
  2











Mantle
1953
21
105
 21
 92
295
398
497
4.258
  4
Mays
1955
24
123
 51
 127
319
400
659
4.559
  1
Cabrera
2005
22
106
 33
116
323
385
561
4.348
  3
Trout
2013
21
109
 27
  97
323
432
557
4.372
  2




 
 





Mantle 1954 22 129
27
 102
300
408
525
4.347
   2
Mays
1956
25
101  36   84 296 369 557 4.308    4
Cabrera 2006
23
112
26
114
339
430
568
4.406
   1
Trout 2014 22 115  36  111 287 377 561 4.323           3











Mantle 1955 23 121  37  99 306 431 611 4.471    2
Mays 1957
26 112  35
  97
333
407 626 4.474    1
Cabrera 2007
24
 91
 34
119
320
401
565
4.355
   4
Trout 2015 23
104
       
41
90
299
402
590
4.361
   3




 






Mantle 1956 24 132
52
130
353
464
705
4.717
  1
Mays 1958
27
121
 29
 96
347 419 583 4.453   2
Trout
2016
24
123
 29
100
315
441
550
4.387
  3
Cabrera
2008 25  85
 37
127
292
349
537
4.255
  4



 
 






YEAR 1








YEAR 5

Mays
4.572







Mantle
4.717
Trout
4.380







Mays
4.453
Mantle
4.291







Trout
4.387
Cabrera
4.242







Cabrera
4.255
YEAR 2







Rank
 
3 year
 recap

Mays
4.559






1.
Mays
13,439
Trout
4.372






2.
Trout
13,075
Cabrera
4.348






3.
Cabrera
12,996
Mantle
4.258






4.
Mantle
12,896
YEAR 3








4 year
recap

Cabrera
4.406






1.
Mays
17,913
Mantle
4.347






2.
Trout
17,436
Trout
4.323






3.
Mantle
17,367
Mays
4.308






4.
Cabrera
17,351
YEAR 4








5 year recap

Mays
4.474






1.
Mays
22,366
Mantle
4.471






2.
Mantle
22,084
Cabrera
4.355






3.
Trout
21,823
Trout
4.361






4.
Cabrera
21,606
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