2800 Club

At baseballsgreatesthitters.com,we feel to be considered to be a great hitter, a player has to have the ability to produce runs. As you examine the chart below, there have been only 68 players in Baseball History who have reached the milestone of having a combined total of 2,800 total runs produced. This milestone number is derived by adding the sum of the players’ career runs scored to the number of the players’ career R.B.I.’s. The chart below ranks the the top players who reached the 2,800 runs produced milestone.

Please Note: There are 68 players in this club, 24 played in the steroid era, 46 are in the Hall of Fame  Please note: The players in the red font are active players, The players in the blue font played in the steroid era,and the players in the Hall of Fame *

No. PLAYERS NAME Runs Scored R.B.I.’s TOTAL AT BATS Runs/A.B. BATS
1 Babe Ruth * 2,174 2,214 4,388 8,399 0.522 L
2 Lou Gehrig * 1,888 1,995 3,883 8,001 0.485 L
3 Ted Williams * 1,798 1,839 3,637 7,706 0.472 L
4 Jimmie Foxx * 1,751 1,922 3,673 8,134 0.452 R
5 Joe DiMaggio * 1,390 1,537 2,927 6,821 0.429 R
6 Barry Bonds 2,227 1,996 4,223 9,847 0.428 L
7 Manny Ramirez 1,544 1,831 3,375 8,244 0.409 R
8 Mel Ott * 1,859 1,860 3,719 9,456 0.393 L
9 Mickey Mantle * 1,676 1,509 3,185 8,102 0.393 B
10 Jeff Bagwell * 1,517 1,529 3,046 7,797 0.391 R
11 Jim Thome 1,583 1,699 3,282 8,422 0.390 L
12 Frank Thomas * 1,494 1,704 3,198 8,199 0.390 R
13 Alex Rodriguez 2,021 2,086 4,107 10,566 0.389 R
14 Rogers Hornsby * 1,579 1,584 3,163 8,173 0.387 R
15 Al Simmons * 1,507 1,828 3,335 8,759 0.381 R
16 Albert Pujols 1,773 1,982 3,755 10,196 0.368 R
17 Mike Schmidt * 1,506 1,595 3,101 8,352 0.371 R
18 David Ortiz 1,419 1,768 3,187 8,640 0.369 L
19 Ty Cobb * 2,244 1,944 4,188 11,434 0.366 L
20 Willie Mays * 2,062 1,903 3,965 10,881 0.364 R
21 Frank Robinson * 1,829 1,812 3,641 10,006 0.364 R
22 Harry Heilmann * 1,291 1,543 2,834 7,787 0.364 R
23 Hank Aaron * 2,174 2,297 4,471 12,364 0.362 R
24 Chipper Jones * 1,619 1,623 3,242 8,984 0.361 B
25 Charlie Gehringer * 1,775 1,427 3,202 8,860 0.361 L
26 Gary Sheffield 1,636 1,676 3,312 9,217 0.359 R
27 Miguel Cabrera 1,388 1,635 3,023 8,456 0.357 R
28 Ken Griffey Jr. * 1,662 1,836 3,498 9,801 0.357 L
29 Sammy Sosa 1,475 1,667 3,142 8,813 0.357 R
30 Goose Goslin * 1,482 1,612 3,094 8,656 0.357 L
31 Stan Musial * 1,949 1,951 3,900 10,972 0.355 L
32 Todd Helton 1,401 1,406 2,807 7,962 0.353 L
33 Harmon Killebrew * 1,283 1,584 2,867 8,147 0.352 R
34 Eddie Mathews * 1,509 1,453 2,962 8,537 0.347 L
35 Vladimir Guerrero * 1,328 1,496 2,824 8,155 0.346 R
36 Tris Speaker * 1,882 1,531 3,413 10,195 0.335 L
37 Rafael Palmeiro 1,663 1,835 3,498 10,472 0.334 L
38 Jeff Kent 1,320 1,518 2,838 8,498 0.334 R
39 Honus Wagner * 1,739 1,732 3,471 10,439 0.333 R
40 Bobby Abreu 1,453 1,363 2,816 8,480 0.332 L
41 Fred McGriff 1,349 1,550 2,899 8,757 0.331 L
42 Reggie Jackson * 1,551 1,702 3,253 9,864 0.330 L
43 Carlos Beltran 1,582 1,587 3,169 9,768 0.324 B
44 Nap Lajoie * 1,504 1,599 3,103 9,589 0.324 R
45 Dave Winfield * 1,669 1,833 3,502 11,003 0.318 R
46 Al Kaline * 1,622 1,582 3,204 10,116 0.317 R
47 Dwight Evans 1,470 1,384 2,854 8,996 0.317 R
48 Eddie Collins * 1,821 1,299 3,120 9,949 0.314 L
49 Eddie Murray * 1,627 1,917 3,544 11,336 0.313 B
50 Ernie Banks * 1,305 1,636 2,941 9,421 0.312 R
51 Rickey Henderson * 2,295 1,115 3,410 10,961 0.311 R
52 Luis Gonzalez 1,412 1,439 2,851 9,157 0.311 L
53 Paul Waner * 1,627 1,309 2,936 9,459 0.310 L
54 Billy Williams * 1,410 1,475 2,885 9,350 0.309 L
55 George Brett * 1,583 1,596 3,179 10,349 0.307 L
56 Carl Yastrzemski * 1,816 1,844 3,660 11,988 0.305 L
57 Sam Crawford * 1,391 1,523 2,914 9,570 0.304 L
58 Andre Dawson * 1,373 1,591 2,964 9,927 0.299 R
59 Tony Perez * 1,272 1,652 2,924 9,778 0.299 R
60 Harold Baines 1,299 1,628 2,927 9,908 0.295 L
61 Adrian Beltre 1.524 1,707 3,231 11,068 0.292 R
62 Cal Ripken * 1,647 1,695 3,342 11,551 0.289 R
63 Derek Jeter 1,923 1,311 3,234 11,195 0.289 R
64 Johnny Damon 1,668 1,139 2,807 9,736 0.288 L
65 Paul Molitor * 1,782 1,307 3,089 10,835 0.285 R
66 Robin Yount * 1,632 1,406 3,038 11,008 0.276 R
67 Craig Biggio * 1,844 1,175 3,019 10,876 0.278 R
68 Pete Rose 2,165 1,314 3,479 14,053 0.248 B
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