Lou Gehrig and Albert Pujols Comparison

Who is the better baseball player Lou Gehrig or Albert Pujols? 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. Albert Pujols 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 Albert Pujols
Bats Left Right
Throws Left Right
Position First Base First Base
Generation The Greatest Generation Gen X
Hall of Fame Yes No

Hitting Stats for Lou Gehrig and Albert Pujols

Career
162 Game Avg.
17
1
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
21
1
Career
162 Game Avg.
2164
162
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
2971
162
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
9660
723.161
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
12690
691.949
Career
162 Game Avg.
8001
598.966
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
11114
606.014
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.340
0.340
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.297
0.297
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
1.053
1.053
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.921
0.921
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
2721
203.698
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
3301
179.994
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
1531
114.613
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
1934
105.455
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
534
39.976
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
672
36.642
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
163
12.202
Career
162 Game Avg.
16
0.872
Career
162 Game Avg.
493
36.907
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
679
37.024
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
1190
89.085
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
1367
74.539
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.062
0.062
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.061
0.061
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.181
0.181
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.206
0.206
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
2222.790
166.401
Career
162 Game Avg.
2210
120.505
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
5060
378.799
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
6042
329.453
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
4274
319.957
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
4759
259.494
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.442
0.442
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.375
0.375
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.632
0.632
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.544
0.544
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
1.075
1.075
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.919
0.919
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.292
0.292
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.247
0.247
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.357
0.357
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.305
0.305
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
1.247
1.247
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.921
0.921
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.332
0.332
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.285
0.285
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
1888
141.338
Career
162 Game Avg.
1872
102.075
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
1995
149.348
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
2150
117.233
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
3390
253.780
Career
162 Game Avg.
3343
182.284
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
2207.870
165.284
Career
162 Game Avg.
2152.500
117.370
Career
162 Game Avg.
45
3.369
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
113
6.162
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
1508
112.891
Career
162 Game Avg.
1345
73.339
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
315
17.176
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
790
59.141
Career
162 Game Avg.
1349
73.557
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
12.228
12.228
Career
162 Game Avg.
9.407
9.407
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
1.909
1.909
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.997
0.997
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
106
7.935
Career
162 Game Avg.
1
0.055
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
117
6.380
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
102
7.636
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
116
6.325
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
101
7.561
Career
162 Game Avg.
41
2.236
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
203
15.197
Career
162 Game Avg.
157
8.561
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.502
0.502
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.739
0.739

Fielding Stats for Lou Gehrig and Albert Pujols

Career
162 Game Avg.
17
1.283
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
21
1.403
Career
162 Game Avg.
2147
162
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
2425
162
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
2306
154.050
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
60237
4024.080
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
20079
1341.360
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
19525
1473.240
Career
162 Game Avg.
17460
1166.400
Career
162 Game Avg.
1087
82.019
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
1830
122.252
Career
162 Game Avg.
196
14.789
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
147
9.820
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
20808
1570.050
Career
162 Game Avg.
19437
1298.470
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
20612
1555.260
Career
162 Game Avg.
19290
1288.650
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.991
0.991
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.992
0.992
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
9.600
9.600
Career
162 Game Avg.
7.955
7.955
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
1575
118.840
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
1710
114.235
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Albert Pujols
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Albert Pujols
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Albert Pujols
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Albert Pujols
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0

Pitching Stats for Lou Gehrig and Albert Pujols

Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Albert Pujols
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Albert Pujols
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Albert Pujols
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Albert Pujols
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Albert Pujols
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Albert Pujols
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Albert Pujols
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Albert Pujols
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Albert Pujols
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Albert Pujols
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Albert Pujols
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Albert Pujols
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Albert Pujols
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Albert Pujols
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Albert Pujols
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Albert Pujols
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Albert Pujols
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Albert Pujols
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Albert Pujols
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Albert Pujols
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Albert Pujols
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Albert Pujols
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Albert Pujols
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Albert Pujols
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Albert Pujols
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Albert Pujols
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Albert Pujols
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Albert Pujols
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Albert Pujols
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Albert Pujols
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Albert Pujols
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Albert Pujols
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Albert Pujols
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Albert Pujols
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Albert Pujols
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Albert Pujols
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Albert Pujols
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Lou Gehrig
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Albert Pujols
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0