Lou Gehrig and Stan Musial Comparison

Who is the better baseball player Lou Gehrig or Stan Musial? 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 Lou Gehrig vs. Stan Musial 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.

Lou Gehrig Stan Musial
Bats Left Left
Throws Left Left
Position First Base First Base
Generation The Greatest Generation The Greatest Generation
Hall of Fame Yes Yes

Hitting Stats for Lou Gehrig and Stan Musial

Career
162 Game Avg.
17
1
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
22
1
Career
162 Game Avg.
2164
162
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
3026
162
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
9660
723.161
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
12712
680.550
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
8001
598.966
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
10972
587.397
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.340
0.340
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.331
0.331
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
1.053
1.053
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.972
0.972
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
2721
203.698
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
3630
194.336
Career
162 Game Avg.
1531
114.613
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
2253
120.617
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
534
39.976
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
725
38.814
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
163
12.202
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
177
9.476
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
493
36.907
Career
162 Game Avg.
475
25.430
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
1190
89.085
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
1377
73.719
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.062
0.062
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.043
0.043
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.181
0.181
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.131
0.131
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
2222.790
166.401
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
2508.020
134.269
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
5060
378.799
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
6134
328.390
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
4274
319.957
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
5282
282.777
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.442
0.442
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.416
0.416
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.632
0.632
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.559
0.559
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
1.075
1.075
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.975
0.975
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.292
0.292
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.228
0.228
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.357
0.357
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.327
0.327
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
1.247
1.247
Career
162 Game Avg.
1.033
1.033
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.332
0.332
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.320
0.320
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
1888
141.338
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
1949
104.342
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
1995
149.348
Career
162 Game Avg.
1951
104.449
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
3390
253.780
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
3425
183.361
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
2207.870
165.284
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
2522.740
135.058
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
45
3.369
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
53
2.837
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
1508
112.891
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
1599
85.604
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
127
6.799
Career
162 Game Avg.
790
59.141
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
696
37.261
Career
162 Game Avg.
12.228
12.228
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
18.264
18.264
Career
162 Game Avg.
1.909
1.909
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
2.297
2.297
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
106
7.935
Career
162 Game Avg.
35
1.874
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
53
2.837
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
102
7.636
Career
162 Game Avg.
78
4.176
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
101
7.561
Career
162 Game Avg.
31
1.660
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
203
15.197
Career
162 Game Avg.
109
5.835
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.502
0.502
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.716
0.716

Fielding Stats for Lou Gehrig and Stan Musial

Career
162 Game Avg.verified
17
1.283
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
22
1.226
Career
162 Game Avg.
2147
162
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
2907
162
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
1198
66.762
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
29643
1651.930
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
9881
550.644
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
19525
1473.240
Career
162 Game Avg.
12439
693.195
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
1087
82.019
Career
162 Game Avg.
818
45.585
Career
162 Game Avg.
196
14.789
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
142
7.913
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
20808
1570.050
Career
162 Game Avg.
13399
746.693
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
20612
1555.260
Career
162 Game Avg.
13257
738.780
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.991
0.991
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.989
0.989
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
9.600
9.600
Career
162 Game Avg.
4.560
4.560
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
1575
118.840
Career
162 Game Avg.
962
53.610
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Stan Musial
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Stan Musial
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Stan Musial
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Stan Musial
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0

Pitching Stats for Lou Gehrig and Stan Musial

Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
1
68
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
1
68
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Stan Musial
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Stan Musial
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Stan Musial
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Stan Musial
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Stan Musial
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Stan Musial
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Stan Musial
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Stan Musial
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Stan Musial
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Stan Musial
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Stan Musial
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Stan Musial
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Stan Musial
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Stan Musial
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Stan Musial
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Stan Musial
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Stan Musial
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Stan Musial
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Stan Musial
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Stan Musial
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Stan Musial
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Stan Musial
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Stan Musial
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Stan Musial
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Stan Musial
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Stan Musial
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Stan Musial
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Stan Musial
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
1
68
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Stan Musial
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Stan Musial
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Stan Musial
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Stan Musial
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Stan Musial
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Stan Musial
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Stan Musial
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0