Top 10 Baseball Outfielders of All Time


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1Babe RuthGeorge Herman Ruth Jr., better known as Babe Ruth, was an American professional baseball player whose career in Major League Baseball spanned 22 seasons, from 1914 through 1935.

Obviously a great hitter against pitchers that probably did not have the repertoire of modern pictures. Also, with Babe's girth, he could not be a match for great defensive players who were also great offensive players such as Tris Speaker, Mantle Aaron, Mays or Ty Cobb

2Ted Williams

Another great hitter, but an average fielder with somewhat limited speed

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3Barry Bonds

Because of his highly suspect hitting ---particularly home run ---records over the last several years of his career, to go along with generally surly and narcissistic attitude towards the fans (even in Pittsburgh during his early years as a pirate, as I and many others experienced first hand...), barry bonds does not really belong on this list. He had tons of talent, no doubt, but it has to be about more than raw talent!

He can hit and terrific fielder

4Ty Cobb
5Willie Mays
6Hank Aaron

He was really fun to watch am I right

7Stan Musial
8Roberto Clemente

By way of comparison of no. 10 Mr. Clemente with your no. 3 Mr. Bonds ---and what a contrast! ---after a Pirates-Milwaukee Braves game at Forbes Field in 1965, Roberto took the time, maybe 10 minutes I would guess, to walk with my brother and me talking baseball (we were both in Little League),even trying on our ballgloves which we had taken to the game in hopes of catching a foul ball!

We should not be talking about the best hitters, but the best overall outfilders... Including trowing arms, defense, and speed. Roberto c, Willie M, and Joe D. These are the tops.

9Joe Dimaggio
10Ken Griffey Jr.

How is 630 homers and amazing outfield play not make him a top 10

The Contenders

11Andrew McCutchenAndrew Stefan McCutchen, nicknamed "Cutch" is an American professional baseball center fielder for the Pittsburgh Pirates of Major League Baseball.

You must be kidding - Yes A good current player, but no where near the top ten

12Mike TroutMichael Nelson "Mike" Trout, nicknamed The Millville Meteor, is an American professional baseball center fielder for the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim of Major League Baseball.
13Alex GordonAlexander Jonathan Gordon is an American professional baseball left fielder for the Kansas City Royals of Major League Baseball.
14Giancarlo Stanton
15Mickey Mantle

He could throw hit and catch

16Carlos Gomez
17Tris Speaker
18Yoenis Cespedes
19Jose Bautista
20Manny Ramirez
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1. Barry Bonds
2. Babe Ruth
3. Ted Williams
1. Babe Ruth
2. Ted Williams
3. Barry Bonds
1. Andrew McCutchen
2. Mike Trout
3. Giancarlo Stanton



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