Ken Griffey Jr. and Cal Ripken Jr. Comparison

Who is the better baseball player Ken Griffey Jr. or Cal Ripken Jr.? 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. Cal Ripken Jr. 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. Cal Ripken Jr.
Bats Left Right
Throws Left Right
Position Center Field Shortstop
Generation Gen X Baby Boomers
Hall of Fame Yes Yes

Hitting Stats for Ken Griffey Jr. and Cal Ripken Jr.

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162 Game Avg.
22
1
Career
162 Game Avg.
21
1
Career
162 Game Avg.
2671
162
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162 Game Avg.
3001
162
Career
162 Game Avg.
11304
685.604
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162 Game Avg.verified
12883
695.450
Career
162 Game Avg.
9801
594.445
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162 Game Avg.verified
11551
623.546
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162 Game Avg.verified
0.284
0.284
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.276
0.276
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162 Game Avg.verified
0.913
0.913
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.798
0.798
Career
162 Game Avg.
2781
168.672
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162 Game Avg.verified
3184
171.879
Career
162 Game Avg.
1589
96.375
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162 Game Avg.verified
2106
113.686
Career
162 Game Avg.
524
31.781
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162 Game Avg.verified
603
32.551
Career
162 Game Avg.
38
2.305
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162 Game Avg.verified
44
2.375
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162 Game Avg.verified
630
38.210
Career
162 Game Avg.
431
23.266
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162 Game Avg.verified
1192
72.297
Career
162 Game Avg.
1078
58.193
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162 Game Avg.verified
0.064
0.064
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.037
0.037
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162 Game Avg.verified
0.227
0.227
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.135
0.135
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162 Game Avg.verified
1979.910
120.084
Career
162 Game Avg.
1729.270
93.349
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162 Game Avg.verified
5271
319.694
Career
162 Game Avg.
5168
278.979
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
4174
253.159
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162 Game Avg.
4379
236.387
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162 Game Avg.verified
0.369
0.369
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.340
0.340
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162 Game Avg.verified
0.538
0.538
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.447
0.447
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162 Game Avg.verified
0.907
0.907
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.787
0.787
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162 Game Avg.verified
0.254
0.254
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.172
0.172
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162 Game Avg.verified
0.301
0.301
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.265
0.265
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162 Game Avg.verified
0.940
0.940
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.731
0.731
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162 Game Avg.verified
0.287
0.287
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.277
0.277
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162 Game Avg.verified
1662
100.803
Career
162 Game Avg.
1647
88.908
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162 Game Avg.verified
1836
111.356
Career
162 Game Avg.
1695
91.500
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
2868
173.948
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162 Game Avg.
2911
157.142
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162 Game Avg.verified
1923.430
116.659
Career
162 Game Avg.
1770.050
95.551
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162 Game Avg.verified
81
4.913
Career
162 Game Avg.
66
3.563
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162 Game Avg.verified
1312
79.575
Career
162 Game Avg.
1129
60.946
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162 Game Avg.verified
246
14.920
Career
162 Game Avg.
107
5.776
Career
162 Game Avg.
1779
107.899
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162 Game Avg.verified
1305
70.447
Career
162 Game Avg.
6.354
6.354
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162 Game Avg.verified
9.872
9.872
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.737
0.737
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162 Game Avg.verified
0.865
0.865
Career
162 Game Avg.
8
0.485
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162 Game Avg.verified
10
0.540
Career
162 Game Avg.
102
6.186
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162 Game Avg.verified
127
6.856
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162 Game Avg.verified
184
11.160
Career
162 Game Avg.
36
1.943
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162 Game Avg.verified
69
4.185
Career
162 Game Avg.
39
2.105
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162 Game Avg.verified
253
15.345
Career
162 Game Avg.
75
4.049
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162 Game Avg.verified
0.727
0.727
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.480
0.480

Fielding Stats for Ken Griffey Jr. and Cal Ripken Jr.

Career
162 Game Avg.verified
21
1.427
Career
162 Game Avg.
21
1.143
Career
162 Game Avg.
2348
159.554
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162 Game Avg.verified
2958
160.966
Career
162 Game Avg.
60981
4143.840
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162 Game Avg.verified
77876
4237.790
Career
162 Game Avg.
20327
1381.280
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162 Game Avg.verified
25958.700
1412.600
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162 Game Avg.verified
5607
381.013
Career
162 Game Avg.
4112
223.764
Career
162 Game Avg.
154
10.465
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162 Game Avg.verified
8214
446.983
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162 Game Avg.verified
89
6.048
Career
162 Game Avg.
294
15.999
Career
162 Game Avg.
5850
397.525
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162 Game Avg.verified
12620
686.745
Career
162 Game Avg.
5761
391.477
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162 Game Avg.verified
12326
670.746
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162 Game Avg.verified
0.985
0.985
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.977
0.977
Career
162 Game Avg.
2.417
2.417
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162 Game Avg.verified
4.140
4.140
Career
162 Game Avg.
43
2.922
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162 Game Avg.verified
1682
91.530
Ken Griffey Jr.
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162 Game Avg.
0
0
Cal Ripken Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Cal Ripken Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Cal Ripken Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Cal Ripken Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0

Pitching Stats for Ken Griffey Jr. and Cal Ripken Jr.

Ken Griffey Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Cal Ripken Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Cal Ripken Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Cal Ripken Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Cal Ripken Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Cal Ripken Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Cal Ripken Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Cal Ripken Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Cal Ripken Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Cal Ripken Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Cal Ripken Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Cal Ripken Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Cal Ripken Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Cal Ripken Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Cal Ripken Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Cal Ripken Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Cal Ripken Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Cal Ripken Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Cal Ripken Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Cal Ripken Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Cal Ripken Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Cal Ripken Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Cal Ripken Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Cal Ripken Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Cal Ripken Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Cal Ripken Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Cal Ripken Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Cal Ripken Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Cal Ripken Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Cal Ripken Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Cal Ripken Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Cal Ripken Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Cal Ripken Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Cal Ripken Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Cal Ripken Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Cal Ripken Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Cal Ripken Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Cal Ripken Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ken Griffey Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Cal Ripken Jr.
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0