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 (Year Inducted)
AVG
OBP
SLG
HITS
HR
RBI
RUNS
SB

Cap Anson (1939)

.329

.395

.446

3,011

97

1,879

1,719

247

.297
.408
.540
2,314
449
1,529
1,517
202

.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

Jimmie Foxx (1951)

.325

.428

.609

2,646

534

1,922

1,751

87

Lou Gehrig (1939)

.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

Johnny Mize (1981)

.312

.397

.562

2,011

359

1,337

1,118

28

.287

.359

.476

3,255

504

1,917

1,627

110

Stan Musial (*) (1969)
.331
.418
.559
3,630
475
1,951
1,949
78

Tony Perez (2000)

.279

.344

.463

2,732

379

1,652

1,272

49

.340

.379

.468

2,812

102

1,175

1,284

375

Bill Terry (1954)
.341
.393
.506
2,193
154
1,078
1,120
56
.301
.419
.555
2,486
521
1,704
1,494
32

Jim Thome (2018)

.276

.402

.554

2,328

612

1,699

1,583

19

Name (Year Inducted)
AVG
OBP
SLG
HITS
HR
RBI
RUNS
SB

Stats for Hall of Fame First Basemen | Research by Baseball Almanac



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