Baseball Hall of Fame Infielders

The few, the elite, the enshrined members of the National Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown. Listed below in positional order are the infielders who are members of the National Baseball Hall of Fame.

"I'm proud of my stats, but I don't think I ever got on for Joe Morgan. If I stole a base, it was to help us win a game, and I like to think that's what made me special." - Joe Morgan
Hall of Fame First Basemen

First Basemen in the Hall of Fame

Name Year Method Ballots Votes %

Cap Anson ( bio )

1939

Veterans

Jeff Bagwell 2017 BBWAA 442 381 86.19%

Jake Beckley

1971

Veterans

Jim Bottomley

1974

Veterans

Dan Brouthers

1945

Veterans

Orlando Cepeda

1999

Veterans

Frank Chance

1946

Veterans

Roger Connor

1976

Veterans

Jimmie Foxx

1951

BBWAA

226 179 79.20%

Lou Gehrig

1939

BBWAA

Hank Greenberg

1956

BBWAA

193 164 84.97%

George Kelly

1973

Veterans

Harmon Killebrew

1984

BBWAA

403 335 83.13%

Willie McCovey

1986

BBWAA

425 346 81.41%

Johnny Mize

1981

Veterans

Eddie Murray

2003

BBWAA

496 423 85.28%
Stan Musial 1969 BBWAA 340 317 93.24%

Tony Perez

2000

BBWAA

499 385 77.15%

George Sisler

1939

BBWAA

274 235 85.77%

Bill Terry

1954

BBWAA

252 195 77.38%
Name Year Method Ballots Votes %

Hall of Fame First Basemen

Hall of Fame Second Basemen

Second Basemen in the Hall of Fame

Name
Year
Method
Ballots
Votes
%
2011
BBWAA
581
523
90.01%
2015
BBWAA
549
454
82.70%
1991

BBWAA

443
401
90.52%
1939

BBWAA

274
213
77.74%
1986

Veterans

1946

Veterans

1997

Veterans

1947

BBWAA

161
136
84.47%
1949

BBWAA

187
159
85.03%

2009

Veterans

1975

Veterans

1942

BBWAA

233
182
78.11%
1937

BBWAA

201
168
83.58%
1991

Veterans

2001

Veterans

2000

Veterans

1990

BBWAA

444
363
81.76%
1962

BBWAA

160
124
77.50%

2005

BBWAA

516

393

76.16%

1989

Veterans

Name
Year
Method
Ballots
Votes
%

Hall of Fame Second Basemen

Hall of Fame Third Basemen

Third Basemen in the Hall of Fame

Name Year Method Ballots Votes %

Frank Baker

1955

Veterans

Wade Boggs

2005

BBWAA

516

474

91.86%

George Brett

1999

BBWAA

497 488 98.19%

Jimmy Collins

1945

Veterans

Ray Dandridge

1987

Veterans

George Kell

1983

Veterans

Freddie Lindstrom

1976

Veterans

Eddie Mathews

1978

BBWAA

379 301 79.42%

Brooks Robinson

1983

BBWAA

374 344 91.98%
Ron Santo 2012 Veterans

Mike Schmidt

1995

BBWAA

460 444 96.52%
Pie Traynor 1948 BBWAA 121 93 76.86%
Deacon White 2013 Veterans

Name Year Method Ballots Votes %

Hall of Fame Third Basemen

Hall of Fame Shortstops

Shortstops in the Hall of Fame

Name Year Method Ballots Votes %

Luis Aparicio ( bio )

1984

BBWAA

403 341 84.62%

Luke Appling ( bio )

1964

BBWAA

225 189 84.00%

Dave Bancroft

1971

Veterans

Ernie Banks

1977

BBWAA

383 321 83.81%

Lou Boudreau

1970

BBWAA

300 232 77.33%

Joe Cronin

1956

BBWAA

193 152 78.76%

George Davis

1998

Veterans

Travis Jackson

1982

Veterans

Hughie Jennings

1945

Veterans

Barry Larkin 2012 BBWAA 495 573 86.39%

Rabbit Maranville

1954

BBWAA

252 209 82.94%

Pee Wee Reese

1984

Veterans

Cal Ripken, Jr.

2007

BBWAA

545

537

98.53%

Phil Rizzuto

1994

Veterans

Joe Sewell

1977

Veterans

Ozzie Smith

2001

BBWAA

472 433 91.74%

Joe Tinker

1946

Veterans

Arky Vaughan

1985

Veterans

Honus Wagner

1936

BBWAA

226 215 95.13%

Bobby Wallace

1953

Veterans

John Ward

1964

Veterans

Willie Wells

1997

Veterans

Robin Yount

1999

BBWAA

497 385 77.46%
Name Year Method Ballots Votes %

Hall of Fame Shortstops



Did you know that you could use the charts posted above to determine who the first inductees were at each and every position?

Infielders who received the highest percentage of votes by position are: George Sisler (1B), Rod Carew (2B), George Brett (3B) & Cal Ripken, Jr. (SS).

Do you know which of these infielders were elected to the National Baseball Fall of Fame the first time they appeared on a ballot ?

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