Ty Cobb and Honus Wagner Comparison

Who is the better baseball player Ty Cobb or Honus Wagner? 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 Ty Cobb vs. Honus Wagner 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.

Ty Cobb Honus Wagner
Bats Left Right
Throws Right Right
Position Center Field Shortstop
Generation The Lost Generation Pre-Generational
Hall of Fame Yes Yes

Hitting Stats for Ty Cobb and Honus Wagner

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162 Game Avg.
24
1
Career
162 Game Avg.
21
1
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162 Game Avg.
3035
162
Career
162 Game Avg.
2794
162
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162 Game Avg.verified
13071
697.694
Career
162 Game Avg.
11748
681.165
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162 Game Avg.verified
11436
610.422
Career
162 Game Avg.
10439
605.268
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162 Game Avg.verified
0.366
0.366
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.328
0.328
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162 Game Avg.verified
0.978
0.978
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.905
0.905
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162 Game Avg.verified
4189
223.597
Career
162 Game Avg.
3420
198.296
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162 Game Avg.verified
3053
162.961
Career
162 Game Avg.
2424
140.547
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162 Game Avg.verified
724
38.645
Career
162 Game Avg.
643
37.282
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162 Game Avg.verified
295
15.746
Career
162 Game Avg.
252
14.611
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162 Game Avg.verified
117
6.245
Career
162 Game Avg.
101
5.856
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162 Game Avg.verified
1136
60.637
Career
162 Game Avg.
996
57.749
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.010
0.010
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.010
0.010
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.028
0.028
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162 Game Avg.verified
0.030
0.030
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162 Game Avg.verified
2690.130
143.592
Career
162 Game Avg.
2079.370
120.564
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162 Game Avg.verified
5854
312.470
Career
162 Game Avg.
4870
282.369
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162 Game Avg.verified
5532
295.283
Career
162 Game Avg.
4508
261.380
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162 Game Avg.verified
0.423
0.423
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.384
0.384
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162 Game Avg.verified
0.512
0.512
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.467
0.467
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162 Game Avg.verified
0.935
0.935
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.850
0.850
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162 Game Avg.verified
0.146
0.146
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.139
0.139
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162 Game Avg.verified
0.318
0.318
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.289
0.289
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162 Game Avg.verified
1.090
1.090
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.950
0.950
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162 Game Avg.verified
0.380
0.380
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.346
0.346
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162 Game Avg.verified
2247
119.939
Career
162 Game Avg.
1739
100.830
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162 Game Avg.verified
1944
103.765
Career
162 Game Avg.
1733
100.482
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162 Game Avg.verified
4074
217.459
Career
162 Game Avg.
3371
195.455
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162 Game Avg.verified
2761.710
147.412
Career
162 Game Avg.
2179.380
126.363
Career
162 Game Avg.
94
5.018
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162 Game Avg.verified
125
7.248
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162 Game Avg.verified
1249
66.668
Career
162 Game Avg.
963
55.836
Ty Cobb
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Honus Wagner
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
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162 Game Avg.verified
608
32.453
Career
162 Game Avg.
735
42.616
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162 Game Avg.verified
21.498
21.498
Career
162 Game Avg.
15.984
15.984
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162 Game Avg.verified
2.054
2.054
Career
162 Game Avg.
1.310
1.310
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162 Game Avg.verified
292
15.586
Career
162 Game Avg.
221
12.814
Ty Cobb
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Honus Wagner
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ty Cobb
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Honus Wagner
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
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162 Game Avg.verified
896
47.826
Career
162 Game Avg.
723
41.921
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162 Game Avg.verified
178
9.501
Career
162 Game Avg.
15
0.870
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162 Game Avg.verified
1074
57.327
Career
162 Game Avg.
738
42.790
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.834
0.834
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162 Game Avg.verified
0.980
0.980

Fielding Stats for Ty Cobb and Honus Wagner

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162 Game Avg.verified
24
1.316
Career
162 Game Avg.
21
1.225
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162 Game Avg.
2954
162
Career
162 Game Avg.
2777
162
Career
162 Game Avg.
725
39.760
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162 Game Avg.verified
997
58.161
Career
162 Game Avg.
19266
1056.560
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162 Game Avg.verified
50064
2920.550
Career
162 Game Avg.
6422
352.188
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162 Game Avg.verified
16688
973.517
Career
162 Game Avg.
6507
356.850
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162 Game Avg.verified
7940
463.190
Career
162 Game Avg.
410
22.485
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162 Game Avg.verified
6782
395.637
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162 Game Avg.verified
278
15.246
Career
162 Game Avg.
828
48.303
Career
162 Game Avg.
7195
394.580
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162 Game Avg.verified
15550
907.130
Career
162 Game Avg.
6917
379.335
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162 Game Avg.verified
14722
858.828
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162 Game Avg.verified
0.961
0.961
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.947
0.947
Career
162 Game Avg.
2.342
2.342
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162 Game Avg.verified
5.301
5.301
Career
162 Game Avg.
113
6.197
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162 Game Avg.verified
963
56.178
Ty Cobb
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Honus Wagner
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ty Cobb
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Honus Wagner
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ty Cobb
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Honus Wagner
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ty Cobb
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Honus Wagner
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0

Pitching Stats for Ty Cobb and Honus Wagner

Career
162 Game Avg.
2
45.333
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
2
68
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162 Game Avg.
3
68
Career
162 Game Avg.
2
68
Ty Cobb
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Honus Wagner
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ty Cobb
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Honus Wagner
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ty Cobb
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Honus Wagner
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ty Cobb
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Honus Wagner
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ty Cobb
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Honus Wagner
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ty Cobb
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Honus Wagner
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
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162 Game Avg.verified
1
22.667
Honus Wagner
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
2
45.333
Honus Wagner
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162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
3.600
3.600
Honus Wagner
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162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
5.072
5.072
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162 Game Avg.verified
3.682
3.682
Career
162 Game Avg.
4.200
4.200
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162 Game Avg.verified
3.720
3.720
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.333
0.333
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162 Game Avg.verified
0.226
0.226
Career
162 Game Avg.
15
340
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162 Game Avg.verified
25
850
Career
162 Game Avg.
5
113.333
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162 Game Avg.verified
8.333
283.333
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162 Game Avg.verified
6
136
Career
162 Game Avg.
7
238
Career
162 Game Avg.
10.800
10.800
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162 Game Avg.verified
7.560
7.560
Ty Cobb
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Honus Wagner
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ty Cobb
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Honus Wagner
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
2
45.333
Career
162 Game Avg.
6
204
Ty Cobb
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Honus Wagner
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
3.600
3.600
Career
162 Game Avg.
6.480
6.480
Ty Cobb
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
6
204
Ty Cobb
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
6.480
6.480
Ty Cobb
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
3
3
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.400
0.400
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162 Game Avg.verified
1.440
1.440
Ty Cobb
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162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
3
102
Ty Cobb
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Honus Wagner
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ty Cobb
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Honus Wagner
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
20
453.333
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
37
1258
Career
162 Game Avg.
2
45.333
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
2
68
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
2
45.333
Career
162 Game Avg.
5
170
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
3.600
3.600
Career
162 Game Avg.
5.400
5.400
Ty Cobb
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Honus Wagner
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ty Cobb
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Honus Wagner
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ty Cobb
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Honus Wagner
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
1.600
1.600
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162 Game Avg.verified
1.560
1.560