The Ballplayers
A Baseball Player Encyclopedia (Knolls to Kyle)

Baseball Almanac is pleased to present a comprehensive list of EVERY Major League player whose last name falls between the names above. Included on the chart are links to the players biography, the years he played, an Auto(graphed) baseball card notation (Y=Yes) and a (HOF) Hall of Fame mark (Y=Yes). Bold entries stand for active players which are defined as those who played in at least one Major League game during the most recently completed season.

"Career highlights? I had two. I got an intentional walk from Sandy Koufax and I got out of a rundown against the Mets." - Bob Uecker
The Ballplayers

A Comprehensive Player Registry

Knolls
to
Kyle
K is for Keeler,
As fresh as green paint,
The fastest and mostest
To hit where they ain't.
702 Players
1906 - 1906
1964 - 1972
Y
1991 - 2001
Y
1932 - 1933
1932 - 1932
2001 - 2003
1933 - 1946
Y
2004 - 2007
Y
2001 - 2004
Y
1907 - 1907
1885 - 1889
1878 - 1878
1965 - 1980
Y
1884 - 1892
1915 - 1915
1920 - 1920
1890 - 1890
1924 - 1924
1972 - 1975
Y
1992 - 1994
Y
2015 - 2015
1985 - 1993
Y
1953 - 1955
2008 - 2009
Y
1973 - 1980
Y
2013 - 2014
1963 - 1964
Y
1944 - 1944
1999 - 2004
Y
2016 - 2019
1912 - 1916
1946 - 1948
1970 - 1972
Y
1905 - 1906
1925 - 1925
2012 - 2017
Y
1993 - 1993
Y
1932 - 1935
1925 - 1936
Y
1919 - 1919
1910 - 1914
1937 - 1938
2000 - 2001
Y
2010 - 2015
Y
1948 - 1954
Y
2017 - 2019
2000 - 2001
Y
1999 - 2007
Y
1899 - 1899
1960 - 1969
Y
1940 - 1953
Y
1921 - 1934
1915 - 1915
1962 - 1963
Y
2012 - 2012
Y
2006 - 2007
Y
2002 - 2002
Y
1913 - 1914
1983 - 1991
Y
1997 - 2014
Y
1907 - 1921
1973 - 1977
Y
1948 - 1954
1909 - 1910
1942 - 1946
1944 - 1956
Y
2011 - 2018
Y
1995 - 1995
2005 - 2005
1915 - 1919
1962 - 1971
2003 - 2003
Y
1884 - 1884
1967 - 1985
Y
1966 - 1970
2018 - 2018
1913 - 1923
Y
1921 - 1921
1961 - 1966
Y
2001 - 2007
Y
1915 - 1919
1958 - 1965
Y
1923 - 1923
1954 - 1959
Y
2008 - 2014
Y
1915 - 1915
1966 - 1967
2005 - 2009
Y
1894 - 1897
1965 - 1974
Y
2007 - 2008
Y
1952 - 1953
Y
1951 - 1951
Y
1998 - 2006
Y
1941 - 1955
Y
1992 - 1996
Y
1944 - 1944
1896 - 1896
1931 - 1931
1962 - 1969
Y
2004 - 2013
Y
1997 - 2013
Y
2008 - 2014
Y
1955 - 1966
Y
Y - 1972
1904 - 1904
1925 - 1937
2006 - 2014
Y
1932 - 1936
1995 - 1995
Y
1938 - 1942
Y
1948 - 1950
Y
2002 - 2002
Y
2011 - 2018
Y
1939 - 1939
1989 - 1990
Y
1914 - 1914
1937 - 1946
1959 - 1967
Y
1953 - 1953
Y
1939 - 1951
Y
2018 - 2018
1988 - 1992
Y
1991 - 1993
Y
1962 - 1979
Y
1911 - 1915
2010 - 2019
Y
1943 - 1946
1901 - 1901
1908 - 1912
2013 - 2015
Y
1931 - 1932
1961 - 1974
Y
1975 - 1982
Y
1956 - 1960
Y
1984 - 1989
Y
1884 - 1884
1931 - 1945
Y
2018 - 2018
1884 - 1885
1943 - 1944
1911 - 1911
1924 - 1933
1990 - 1990
Y
1973 - 1974
1979 - 1986
Y
1947 - 1954
Y
1927 - 1946
1946 - 1956
Y
1975 - 1978
1988 - 2003
Y
1962 - 1969
Y
1911 - 1912
1884 - 1887
1949 - 1951
1937 - 1946
Y
1995 - 1998
Y
1888 - 1890
2004 - 2004
Y
2010 - 2011
Y
1906 - 1912
2013 - 2018
Y
1964 - 1969
Y
1935 - 1938
1995 - 2004
Y
1960 - 1962
1949 - 1953
Y
1983 - 1995
Y
1913 - 1925
1899 - 1905
1965 - 1969
Y
1981 - 1981
Y
1902 - 1902
1912 - 1922
1908 - 1908
1907 - 1915
1986 - 1995
Y
1976 - 1989
Y
1889 - 1889
1949 - 1955
Y
2004 - 2005
Y
1957 - 1965
Y
2004 - 2014
Y
1998 - 1999
1967 - 1976
Y
1997 - 1999
1961 - 1962
Y
2015 - 2015
Y
1980 - 1980
1950 - 1952
1974 - 1980
1955 - 1960
Y
1949 - 1949
1943 - 1943
1883 - 1892
1952 - 1966
Y
1977 - 1981
Y
1930 - 1947
Y
2016 - 2018
Y
1924 - 1924
1955 - 1957
1912 - 1914
1897 - 1899
1974 - 1985
Y
1909 - 1909
1955 - 1955
1961 - 1963
1984 - 1992
Y
1979 - 1985
Y
1923 - 1923
2008 - 2008
Y
2005 - 2011
Y
2008 - 2014
Y
1975 - 1975
Y
1941 - 1949
Y
1968 - 1968
1909 - 1909
1941 - 1949
1973 - 1979
Y
1970 - 1978
Y
1909 - 1909
1986 - 1990
Y
1911 - 1912
1959 - 1962
Y
1990 - 1990
Y
2007 - 2007
1946 - 1957
Y
1942 - 1942
1912 - 1912


Did you know that the all-time home run leader whose last name begins with an 'K' is Harmon Killebrew with five-hundred seventy-three?

Baseball Almanac is pleased to present a breakdown of players born in U.S. States which begin with a 'K': Kansas with one-hundred ninety-nine ballplayers and Kentucky with two-hundred fifty-eight ballplayers.

Some of the most popular players clicked on by visitors on this page are: Al Kalin , Eric Karros , George Kell , Jason Kendall , Adam Kennedy , Jeff Kent & Jimmy Key .

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