Hank Aaron and Mickey Mantle Comparison

Who is the better baseball player Hank Aaron or Mickey Mantle? It is a simple question that does not always have a simple answer. I assume that if you are here, you have questions about who is best in your match up or you need help changing someone's mind. I can't guarantee it will work, but good luck nonetheless.

If you are less interested in a Hank Aaron vs. Mickey Mantle comparison and are more interested to see if one is tracking the other, then you are in luck! Click the “View Charts” link in the stat box to see how they compare over their careers. The data table and charts on these pages visualize how each player has progressed through their careers. They also summarizes both players' career performance.

Hank Aaron Mickey Mantle
Bats Right Switch
Throws Right Right
Position Right Field Center Field
Generation The Silent Generation The Silent Generation
Hall of Fame Yes Yes

Hitting Stats for Hank Aaron and Mickey Mantle

Seasons Hitting

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Games as Hitter

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Plate Appearances

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

At Bats

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batting Average

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Equivalent Average

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Hits

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Singles

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Doubles

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Triples

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Home Runs

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Extra Base Hits

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Home Runs Per at Bat

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Home Runs Per Hit

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Base Runs

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Total Bases

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Times on Base

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

On Base Pct

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Slugging Pct

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

On Base Plus Slugging (OPS)

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Isolated Power

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Gross Production Average

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Total Average

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batting Average on Balls in Play

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Runs

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Runs Batted In (RBI)

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Runs Produced

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Runs Created

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batter Hit By Pitch

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batter Walked

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batter Intentionally Walked

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batter Strikeouts

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Plate Appearance per Strikout

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Walks Per Strikeout

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Sacrifice Hit by Batter

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Sacrifice Fly by Batter

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batter Grounds into Double Play (GIDP)

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Stolen Bases

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Caught Stealing

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Stolen Base Attempts

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Stolen Base Pct

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Fielding Stats for Hank Aaron and Mickey Mantle

Seasons Fielding

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Games Played as Fielder

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Starts as Fielder

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Played Outs

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Inning Played

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Putouts

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Assists

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Errors

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Total Chances

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Chances Accepted

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Fielding Pct

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Range Factor

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Double Plays

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Passed Balls

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Wild Pitch as Fielder

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Stolen Base Allowed

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Catcher Caught Stealing

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Pitching Stats for Hank Aaron and Mickey Mantle

Seasons Pitched

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Games Played as Pitcher

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Starts

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Wins

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Loses

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Win Pct

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Complete Games

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Shutouts

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Saves

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Earned Runs

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Earned Run Avg (ERA)

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Component ERA

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Defense Independent ERA

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Opposing Batting Average

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Pitched Outs

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Innings Pitched

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Hits Allowed

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Hits Allowed Per 9 Innings

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Home Runs Allowed

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Home Runs Allowed Per 9 Innings

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Walks Allowed

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Intentional Walks Allowed

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Walks Allowed Per 9 Innings

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Strikeouts Thrown

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Strikeouts Thrown Per 9 Innings

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Strikeouts Thrown Per Game

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Power Finesse Ratio

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Wild Pitches

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Pitcher Hits Batsman

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Balks

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batters Faced

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Games Finished

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Runs Allowed

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Runs Allowed Per 9 Innings

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Sacrifice Hits

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Sacrifice Flies

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Double Plays Enabled

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Walks & Hits per Inn. Pitched (WHIP)

Hank Aaron
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.