Ken Griffey Jr. and Mark McGwire Comparison

Who is the better baseball player Ken Griffey Jr. or Mark McGwire? 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 Ken Griffey Jr. vs. Mark McGwire 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.

Ken Griffey Jr. Mark McGwire
Bats Left Right
Throws Left Right
Position Center Field First Base
Generation Gen X Baby Boomers
Hall of Fame Yes No

Hitting Stats for Ken Griffey Jr. and Mark McGwire

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22
1
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16
1
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2671
162
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1874
162
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11304
685.604
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7660
662.177
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9801
594.445
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6187
534.842
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0.284
0.284
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0.263
0.263
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162 Game Avg.
0.913
0.913
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0.971
0.971
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2781
168.672
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1626
140.561
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1589
96.375
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785
67.860
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524
31.781
Career
162 Game Avg.
252
21.784
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38
2.305
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6
0.519
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162 Game Avg.
630
38.210
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583
50.398
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1192
72.297
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841
72.701
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162 Game Avg.
0.064
0.064
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0.094
0.094
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162 Game Avg.
0.227
0.227
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0.359
0.359
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162 Game Avg.
1979.910
120.084
Career
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1475.470
127.549
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5271
319.694
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162 Game Avg.
3639
314.578
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4174
253.159
Career
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3018
260.894
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.369
0.369
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0.394
0.394
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.538
0.538
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0.588
0.588
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.907
0.907
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0.982
0.982
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162 Game Avg.
0.254
0.254
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0.325
0.325
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162 Game Avg.
0.301
0.301
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0.324
0.324
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162 Game Avg.
0.940
0.940
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1.069
1.069
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0.287
0.287
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0.255
0.255
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1662
100.803
Career
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1167
100.883
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1836
111.356
Career
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1414
122.235
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2868
173.948
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172.719
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1923.430
116.659
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1403.220
121.303
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81
4.913
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75
6.484
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162 Game Avg.
1312
79.575
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1317
113.850
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246
14.920
Career
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150
12.967
Career
162 Game Avg.
1779
107.899
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1596
137.968
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6.354
6.354
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4.800
4.800
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.737
0.737
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0.825
0.825
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8
0.485
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3
0.259
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102
6.186
Career
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78
6.743
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184
11.160
Career
162 Game Avg.
12
1.037
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69
4.185
Career
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8
0.692
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253
15.345
Career
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20
1.729
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0.727
0.727
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0.600
0.600

Fielding Stats for Ken Griffey Jr. and Mark McGwire

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162 Game Avg.
21
1.427
Career
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16
1.447
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2384
162
Career
162 Game Avg.
1791
162
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2348
159.554
Career
162 Game Avg.
1742
157.568
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60981
4143.840
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45300
4097.490
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20327
1381.280
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15100
1365.830
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5607
381.013
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1308.300
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154
10.465
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1073
97.055
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89
6.048
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112
10.131
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5850
397.525
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15649
1415.490
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5761
391.477
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1405.360
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0.985
0.985
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0.993
0.993
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2.417
2.417
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8.675
8.675
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43
2.922
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1409
127.447
Ken Griffey Jr.
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0
0
Mark McGwire
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162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
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162 Game Avg.
0
0
Mark McGwire
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162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
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162 Game Avg.
0
0
Mark McGwire
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162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
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162 Game Avg.
0
0
Mark McGwire
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162 Game Avg.
0
0

Pitching Stats for Ken Griffey Jr. and Mark McGwire

Ken Griffey Jr.
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162 Game Avg.
0
0
Mark McGwire
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162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
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162 Game Avg.
0
0
Mark McGwire
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162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
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162 Game Avg.
0
0
Mark McGwire
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162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
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162 Game Avg.
0
0
Mark McGwire
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162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
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162 Game Avg.
0
0
Mark McGwire
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162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
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162 Game Avg.
0
0
Mark McGwire
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162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
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162 Game Avg.
0
0
Mark McGwire
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162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
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162 Game Avg.
0
0
Mark McGwire
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162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
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162 Game Avg.
0
0
Mark McGwire
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162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
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162 Game Avg.
0
0
Mark McGwire
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162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Mark McGwire
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162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
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162 Game Avg.
0
0
Mark McGwire
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162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Mark McGwire
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162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Mark McGwire
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Mark McGwire
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Mark McGwire
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Mark McGwire
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162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Mark McGwire
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
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162 Game Avg.
0
0
Mark McGwire
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162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
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162 Game Avg.
0
0
Mark McGwire
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162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Mark McGwire
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Mark McGwire
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Mark McGwire
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Mark McGwire
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162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Mark McGwire
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162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Mark McGwire
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Mark McGwire
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Mark McGwire
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Mark McGwire
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162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Mark McGwire
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
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162 Game Avg.
0
0
Mark McGwire
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162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
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162 Game Avg.
0
0
Mark McGwire
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Mark McGwire
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Mark McGwire
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Mark McGwire
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Mark McGwire
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162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Mark McGwire
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162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Mark McGwire
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0