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

Seasons Hitting

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Games as Hitter

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Plate Appearances

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

At Bats

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batting Average

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Equivalent Average

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Hits

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Singles

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Doubles

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Triples

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Home Runs

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Extra Base Hits

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Home Runs Per at Bat

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Home Runs Per Hit

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Base Runs

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Total Bases

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Times on Base

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

On Base Pct

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Slugging Pct

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

On Base Plus Slugging (OPS)

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Isolated Power

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Gross Production Average

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Total Average

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batting Average on Balls in Play

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Runs

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Runs Batted In (RBI)

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Runs Produced

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Runs Created

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batter Hit By Pitch

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batter Walked

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batter Intentionally Walked

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batter Strikeouts

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Plate Appearance per Strikout

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Walks Per Strikeout

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Sacrifice Hit by Batter

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Sacrifice Fly by Batter

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batter Grounds into Double Play (GIDP)

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Stolen Bases

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Caught Stealing

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Stolen Base Attempts

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Stolen Base Pct

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Fielding Stats for Jose Canseco and Alex Rodriguez

Seasons Fielding

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Games Played as Fielder

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Starts as Fielder

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Played Outs

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Inning Played

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Putouts

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Assists

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Errors

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Total Chances

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Chances Accepted

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Fielding Percentage

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Range Factor

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Double Plays

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Passed Balls

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Wild Pitch as Fielder

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Stolen Base Allowed

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Catcher Caught Stealing

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Pitching Stats for Jose Canseco and Alex Rodriguez

Seasons Pitched

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Games Played as Pitcher

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Starts

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Wins

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Loses

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Win Pct

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Complete Games

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Shutouts

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Saves

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Earned Runs

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Earned Run Avg (ERA)

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Component ERA

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Defense Independent ERA

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Opposing Batting Average

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Pitched Outs

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Innings Pitched

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Hits Allowed

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Hits Allowed Per 9 Innings

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Home Runs Allowed

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Home Runs Allowed Per 9 Innings

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Walks Allowed

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Intentional Walks Allowed

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Walks Allowed Per 9 Innings

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Strikeouts Thrown

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Strikeouts Thrown Per 9 Innings

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Strikeouts Thrown Per Game

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Power Finesse Ratio

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Wild Pitches

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Pitcher Hits Batsman

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Balks

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batters Faced

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Games Finished

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Runs Allowed

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Runs Allowed Per 9 Innings

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Sacrifice Hits

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Sacrifice Flies

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Double Plays Enabled

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.

Walks & Hits per Inn. Pitched (WHIP)

Jose Canseco
Career
162 Game Avg.
Alex Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.