Stats for Hall of Fame First Basemen

So why have these first basemen been placed into the National Baseball Hall of Fame? The following chart briefly illustrates the statistical accomplishments of each first basemen currently enshrined in Cooperstown.

The chart is meant to serve as a quick compilation of lifetime statistics meant for easy comparison side-by-side comparison. Full stats for each player can be found by clicking on the player's name or by visiting our Player Stats section located on the main menu.

"I may have had a tough break, but I have an awful lot to live for." - Hall of Fame First Baseman Lou Gehrig
Stats for Hall of Fame First Basemen

BOLD Indicates Statistical Leader For HOF First Basemen

Name [Link To Full Stats]
AVG
OBP
SLG
HITS
HR
RBI
RUNS
SB

.329

.395

.446

2,995

97

1,879

1,719

247

.308

.361

.435

2,930

86

1,575

1,600

315

.310

.369

.500

2,313

219

1,422

1,177

58

.342

.423

.519

2,296

106

1,296

1,523

256

.297

.353

.499

2,351

379

1,365

1,131

142

.296

.394

.394

1,273

20

596

797

401

.317

.397

.486

2,467

138

1,322

1,620

244

.325

.428

.609

2,646

534

1,922

1,751

87

.340

.447

.632

2,721

493

1,995

1,888

102

.313

.412

.605

1,628

331

1,276

1,051

58

.297

.342

.452

1,778

148

1,020

819

65

.256

.379

.509

2,086

573

1,584

1,283

19

.270

.377

.515

2,211

521

1,555

1,229

26

.312

.397

.562

2,011

359

1,337

1,118

28

.287

.359

.476

3,255

504

1,917

1,627

110

.331
.418
.559
3,630
475
1,951
1,949
78

.279

.344

.463

2,732

379

1,652

1,272

49

.340

.379

.468

2,812

102

1,175

1,284

375

.341

.393

.506

2,193

154

1,078

1,120

56

Name [Link To Full Stats]
AVG
OBP
SLG
HITS
HR
RBI
RUNS
SB

Stats for Hall of Fame First Basemen



Did you know that George Sisler joined the .400 Hitters Club twice during his career including a .420 batting average in 1922?

Willie McCovey , Harmon Killebrew , Eddie Murray and Jimmie Foxx are all members of the 500 Home Runs Club .

In the last game of the 1945 season, the first season after his four year term in the military, Hank Greenberg hit a pennant winning ninth inning grand slam for the Detroit Tigers.

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