Barry Bonds and Babe Ruth Comparison

Who is the better baseball player Barry Bonds or Babe Ruth? 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 Barry Bonds vs. Babe Ruth 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.

Barry Bonds Babe Ruth
Bats Left Left
Throws Left Left
Position Left Field Right Field
Generation Baby Boomers The Lost Generation
Hall of Fame No Yes

Hitting Stats for Barry Bonds and Babe Ruth

Career
162 Game Avg.
22
1
Career
162 Game Avg.
22
1
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
2986
162
Career
162 Game Avg.
2503
162
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
12606
683.915
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
10616
687.092
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
9847
534.231
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
8398
543.538
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.298
0.298
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.342
0.342
Career
162 Game Avg.
1.046
1.046
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
1.119
1.119
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
2935
159.233
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
2873
185.947
Career
162 Game Avg.
1495
81.109
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
1517
98.184
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
601
32.606
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
506
32.750
Career
162 Game Avg.
77
4.178
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
136
8.802
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
762
41.341
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
714
46.212
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
1440
78.125
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
1356
87.763
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.077
0.077
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.085
0.085
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.260
0.260
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.249
0.249
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
2925.360
158.710
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
2696.500
174.524
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
5976
324.217
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
5793
374.936
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
5599
303.763
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
4978
322.188
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.444
0.444
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.469
0.469
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.607
0.607
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.690
0.690
Career
162 Game Avg.
1.051
1.051
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
1.159
1.159
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.309
0.309
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.348
0.348
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.352
0.352
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.383
0.383
Career
162 Game Avg.
1.268
1.268
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
1.421
1.421
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.285
0.285
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.340
0.340
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
2227
120.822
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
2174
140.706
Career
162 Game Avg.
1996
108.289
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
2217
143.489
Career
162 Game Avg.
3461
187.770
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
3677
237.984
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
2625.020
142.416
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
2621.550
169.673
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
106
5.751
Career
162 Game Avg.
43
2.783
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
2558
138.780
Career
162 Game Avg.
2062
133.458
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
688
37.326
Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
1539
83.496
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
1330
86.081
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
8.191
8.191
Career
162 Game Avg.
7.982
7.982
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
1.662
1.662
Career
162 Game Avg.
1.550
1.550
Career
162 Game Avg.
4
0.217
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
113
7.314
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
91
4.937
Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
514
27.886
Career
162 Game Avg.
123
7.961
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
141
7.650
Career
162 Game Avg.
117
7.573
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
655
35.536
Career
162 Game Avg.
240
15.533
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.785
0.785
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.513
0.512

Fielding Stats for Barry Bonds and Babe Ruth

Career
162 Game Avg.
22
1.240
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
22
1.463
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
2874
162
Career
162 Game Avg.
2436
162
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
2810
158.393
Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
72889
4108.570
Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
24296.300
1369.520
Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
5637
317.743
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
4787
318.347
Career
162 Game Avg.
173
9.752
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
569
37.840
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
97
5.468
Career
162 Game Avg.
179
11.904
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
5907
332.962
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
5535
368.091
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
5810
327.495
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
5356
356.187
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.984
0.984
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.968
0.968
Career
162 Game Avg.
2.022
2.022
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
2.199
2.199
Career
162 Game Avg.
25
1.409
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
86
5.719
Barry Bonds
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Barry Bonds
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Barry Bonds
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Barry Bonds
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0

Pitching Stats for Barry Bonds and Babe Ruth

Barry Bonds
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
10
2.187
Barry Bonds
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
163
35.640
Barry Bonds
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
148
32.360
Barry Bonds
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
94
20.553
Barry Bonds
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
46
10.058
Barry Bonds
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.671
0.671
Barry Bonds
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
107
23.396
Barry Bonds
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
17
3.717
Barry Bonds
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
4
0.875
Barry Bonds
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
309
67.563
Barry Bonds
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
2.277
2.277
Barry Bonds
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
2.364
2.364
Barry Bonds
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
3.462
3.462
Barry Bonds
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.215
0.215
Barry Bonds
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
3664
801.132
Barry Bonds
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
1221.330
267.044
Barry Bonds
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
974
212.965
Barry Bonds
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
7.177
7.177
Barry Bonds
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
10
2.187
Barry Bonds
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.074
0.074
Barry Bonds
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
441
96.424
Barry Bonds
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Barry Bonds
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
3.250
3.250
Barry Bonds
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
488
106.701
Barry Bonds
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
3.596
3.596
Barry Bonds
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
2.994
2.994
Barry Bonds
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.761
0.761
Barry Bonds
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
25
5.466
Barry Bonds
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
29
6.341
Barry Bonds
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
4
0.875
Barry Bonds
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
5006
1094.560
Barry Bonds
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
11
2.405
Barry Bonds
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
398
87.023
Barry Bonds
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
2.933
2.933
Barry Bonds
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Barry Bonds
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Barry Bonds
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Barry Bonds
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
1.159
1.159