Derek Jeter and Babe Ruth Comparison

Who is the better baseball player Derek Jeter or Babe Ruth? 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 Derek Jeter vs. Babe Ruth 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.

Derek Jeter Babe Ruth
Bats Right Left
Throws Right Left
Position Shortstop Right Field
Generation Gen X The Lost Generation
Hall of Fame Yes Yes

Hitting Stats for Derek Jeter and Babe Ruth

Career
162 Game Avg.
20
1
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
22
1
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
2747
162
Career
162 Game Avg.
2503
162
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
12602
743.183
Career
162 Game Avg.
10616
687.092
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
11195
660.208
Career
162 Game Avg.
8398
543.538
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.310
0.310
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.342
0.342
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.841
0.841
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
1.119
1.119
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
3465
204.343
Career
162 Game Avg.
2873
185.947
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
2595
153.036
Career
162 Game Avg.
1517
98.184
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
544
32.082
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
506
32.750
Career
162 Game Avg.
66
3.892
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
136
8.802
Career
162 Game Avg.
260
15.333
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
714
46.212
Career
162 Game Avg.
870
51.307
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
1356
87.763
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.023
0.023
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.085
0.085
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.075
0.075
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.249
0.249
Career
162 Game Avg.
1866.330
110.064
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
2696.500
174.524
Career
162 Game Avg.
4921
290.208
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
5793
374.936
Career
162 Game Avg.
4717
278.178
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
4978
322.188
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.374
0.374
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.469
0.469
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.440
0.440
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.690
0.690
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.814
0.814
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
1.159
1.159
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.130
0.130
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.348
0.348
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.278
0.278
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.383
0.383
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.805
0.805
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
1.421
1.421
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.350
0.350
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.340
0.340
Career
162 Game Avg.
1923
113.406
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
2174
140.706
Career
162 Game Avg.
1311
77.314
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
2217
143.489
Career
162 Game Avg.
2974
175.387
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
3677
237.984
Career
162 Game Avg.
1971.530
116.268
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
2621.550
169.673
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
170
10.026
Career
162 Game Avg.
43
2.783
Career
162 Game Avg.
1082
63.809
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
2062
133.458
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
39
2.300
Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
1840
108.511
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
1330
86.081
Career
162 Game Avg.
6.849
6.849
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
7.982
7.982
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.588
0.588
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
1.550
1.550
Career
162 Game Avg.
97
5.720
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
113
7.314
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
58
3.421
Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
287
16.925
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
2
0.129
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
358
21.113
Career
162 Game Avg.
123
7.961
Career
162 Game Avg.
97
5.720
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
117
7.573
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
455
26.833
Career
162 Game Avg.
240
15.533
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.787
0.787
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.513
0.512

Fielding Stats for Derek Jeter and Babe Ruth

Career
162 Game Avg.
20
1.212
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
22
1.463
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
2674
162
Career
162 Game Avg.
2436
162
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
2661
161.212
Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
69677
4221.270
Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
23225.700
1407.090
Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
3820
231.429
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
4787
318.347
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
6605
400.153
Career
162 Game Avg.
569
37.840
Career
162 Game Avg.
254
15.388
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
179
11.904
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
10679
646.970
Career
162 Game Avg.
5535
368.091
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
10425
631.582
Career
162 Game Avg.
5356
356.187
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.976
0.976
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.968
0.968
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
3.899
3.899
Career
162 Game Avg.
2.199
2.199
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
1408
85.301
Career
162 Game Avg.
86
5.719
Derek Jeter
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Derek Jeter
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Derek Jeter
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Derek Jeter
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0

Pitching Stats for Derek Jeter and Babe Ruth

Derek Jeter
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
10
2.187
Derek Jeter
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
163
35.640
Derek Jeter
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
148
32.360
Derek Jeter
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
94
20.553
Derek Jeter
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
46
10.058
Derek Jeter
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.671
0.671
Derek Jeter
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
107
23.396
Derek Jeter
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
17
3.717
Derek Jeter
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
4
0.875
Derek Jeter
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
309
67.563
Derek Jeter
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
2.277
2.277
Derek Jeter
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
2.364
2.364
Derek Jeter
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
3.462
3.462
Derek Jeter
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.215
0.215
Derek Jeter
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
3664
801.132
Derek Jeter
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
1221.330
267.044
Derek Jeter
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
974
212.965
Derek Jeter
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
7.177
7.177
Derek Jeter
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
10
2.187
Derek Jeter
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.074
0.074
Derek Jeter
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
441
96.424
Derek Jeter
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Derek Jeter
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
3.250
3.250
Derek Jeter
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
488
106.701
Derek Jeter
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
3.596
3.596
Derek Jeter
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
2.994
2.994
Derek Jeter
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.761
0.761
Derek Jeter
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
25
5.466
Derek Jeter
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
29
6.341
Derek Jeter
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
4
0.875
Derek Jeter
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
5006
1094.560
Derek Jeter
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
11
2.405
Derek Jeter
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
398
87.023
Derek Jeter
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
2.933
2.933
Derek Jeter
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Derek Jeter
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Derek Jeter
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Derek Jeter
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
1.159
1.159