Jose Canseco and Alex Rodriguez Comparison

Who is the better baseball player Jose Canseco or Alex Rodriguez? 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 Jose Canseco vs. Alex Rodriguez 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.

Jose Canseco Alex Rodriguez
Bats Right Right
Throws Right Right
Position Designated Hitter Shortstop
Generation Baby Boomers Gen X
Hall of Fame No No

Hitting Stats for Jose Canseco and Alex Rodriguez

Career
162 Game Avg.
17
1
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
22
1
Career
162 Game Avg.
1887
162
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
2784
162
Career
162 Game Avg.
8129
697.879
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
12207
710.321
Career
162 Game Avg.
7057
605.847
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
10566
614.832
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.266
0.266
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.295
0.295
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.878
0.878
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.940
0.940
Career
162 Game Avg.
1877
161.141
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
3115
181.261
Career
162 Game Avg.
1061
91.087
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
1840
107.069
Career
162 Game Avg.
340
29.189
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
548
31.888
Career
162 Game Avg.
14
1.202
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
31
1.804
Career
162 Game Avg.
462
39.663
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
696
40.500
Career
162 Game Avg.
816
70.054
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
1275
74.192
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.065
0.065
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.066
0.066
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.246
0.246
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.223
0.223
Career
162 Game Avg.
1301.910
111.770
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
2203.850
128.241
Career
162 Game Avg.
3631
311.723
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
5813
338.257
Career
162 Game Avg.
2867
246.133
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
4629
269.360
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.353
0.353
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.379
0.379
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.515
0.515
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.550
0.550
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.867
0.867
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.929
0.929
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.249
0.249
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.255
0.255
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.287
0.287
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.308
0.308
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.885
0.885
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.983
0.983
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.299
0.299
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.314
0.314
Career
162 Game Avg.
1186
101.819
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
2021
117.601
Career
162 Game Avg.
1407
120.792
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
2086
121.384
Career
162 Game Avg.
2131
182.948
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
3411
198.485
Career
162 Game Avg.
1261.850
108.331
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
2184.890
127.138
Career
162 Game Avg.
84
7.211
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
176
10.241
Career
162 Game Avg.
906
77.781
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
1338
77.858
Career
162 Game Avg.
63
5.409
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
97
5.644
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
1942
166.722
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
2287
133.080
Career
162 Game Avg.
4.186
4.186
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
5.338
5.338
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.467
0.467
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.585
0.585
Career
162 Game Avg.
1
0.086
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
16
0.931
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
81
6.954
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
111
6.459
Career
162 Game Avg.
200
17.170
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
329
19.144
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
88
7.555
Career
162 Game Avg.
76
4.422
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
288
24.725
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
405
23.567
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.694
0.694
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.812
0.812

Fielding Stats for Jose Canseco and Alex Rodriguez

Career
162 Game Avg.verified
16
2.561
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
22
1.444
Career
162 Game Avg.
1012
162
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
2468
162
Career
162 Game Avg.
995
159.279
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
2438
160.031
Career
162 Game Avg.
25677
4110.350
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
63551
4171.500
Career
162 Game Avg.
8559
1370.120
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
21183.700
1390.500
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
2003
320.638
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162 Game Avg.
2781
182.545
Career
162 Game Avg.
63
10.085
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
5681
372.902
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
62
9.925
Career
162 Game Avg.
235
15.425
Career
162 Game Avg.
2128
340.648
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
8697
570.873
Career
162 Game Avg.
2066
330.723
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
8462
555.447
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.971
0.971
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.973
0.973
Career
162 Game Avg.
2.042
2.042
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
3.429
3.429
Career
162 Game Avg.
19
3.042
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
1060
69.579
Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0

Pitching Stats for Jose Canseco and Alex Rodriguez

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162 Game Avg.verified
1
68
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
1
68
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
3
204
Alex Rodriguez
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
27
27
Alex Rodriguez
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
21.456
21.456
Alex Rodriguez
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
12
12
Alex Rodriguez
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.500
0.500
Alex Rodriguez
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
3
204
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
1
68
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
2
136
Alex Rodriguez
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
18
18
Alex Rodriguez
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
3
204
Alex Rodriguez
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
27
27
Alex Rodriguez
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
3
3
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
8
544
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
1
68
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
3
204
Alex Rodriguez
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
27
27
Alex Rodriguez
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
1
68
Alex Rodriguez
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
5
5
Alex Rodriguez
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0