Joe DiMaggio and Mickey Mantle Comparison

Who is the better baseball player Joe DiMaggio 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 Joe DiMaggio 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.

Joe DiMaggio Mickey Mantle
Bats Right Switch
Throws Right Right
Position Center Field Center Field
Generation The Greatest Generation The Silent Generation
Hall of Fame Yes Yes

Hitting Stats for Joe DiMaggio and Mickey Mantle

Seasons Hitting

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Games as Hitter

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Plate Appearances

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

At Bats

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batting Average

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Equivalent Average

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Hits

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Singles

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Doubles

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Triples

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Home Runs

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Extra Base Hits

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Home Runs Per at Bat

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Home Runs Per Hit

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Base Runs

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Total Bases

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Times on Base

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

On Base Pct

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Slugging Pct

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

On Base Plus Slugging (OPS)

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Isolated Power

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Gross Production Average

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Total Average

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batting Average on Balls in Play

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Runs

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Runs Batted In (RBI)

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Runs Produced

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Runs Created

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batter Hit By Pitch

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batter Walked

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batter Intentionally Walked

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batter Strikeouts

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Plate Appearance per Strikout

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Walks Per Strikeout

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Sacrifice Hit by Batter

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Sacrifice Fly by Batter

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batter Grounds into Double Play (GIDP)

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Stolen Bases

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Caught Stealing

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Stolen Base Attempts

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Stolen Base Pct

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Fielding Stats for Joe DiMaggio and Mickey Mantle

Seasons Fielding

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Games Played as Fielder

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Starts as Fielder

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Played Outs

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Inning Played

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Putouts

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Assists

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Errors

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Total Chances

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Chances Accepted

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Fielding Pct

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Range Factor

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Double Plays

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Passed Balls

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Wild Pitch as Fielder

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Stolen Base Allowed

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Catcher Caught Stealing

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Pitching Stats for Joe DiMaggio and Mickey Mantle

Seasons Pitched

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Games Played as Pitcher

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Starts

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Wins

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Loses

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Win Pct

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Complete Games

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Shutouts

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Saves

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Earned Runs

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Earned Run Avg (ERA)

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Component ERA

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Defense Independent ERA

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Opposing Batting Average

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Pitched Outs

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Innings Pitched

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Hits Allowed

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Hits Allowed Per 9 Innings

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Home Runs Allowed

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Home Runs Allowed Per 9 Innings

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Walks Allowed

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Intentional Walks Allowed

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Walks Allowed Per 9 Innings

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Strikeouts Thrown

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Strikeouts Thrown Per 9 Innings

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Strikeouts Thrown Per Game

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Power Finesse Ratio

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Wild Pitches

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Pitcher Hits Batsman

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Balks

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batters Faced

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Games Finished

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Runs Allowed

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Runs Allowed Per 9 Innings

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Sacrifice Hits

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Sacrifice Flies

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Double Plays Enabled

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.

Walks & Hits per Inn. Pitched (WHIP)

Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.