Babe Ruth and Mike Trout Comparison

Who is the better baseball player Babe Ruth or Mike Trout? 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 Babe Ruth vs. Mike Trout 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.

Babe Ruth Mike Trout
Bats Left Right
Throws Left Right
Position Right Field Center Field
Generation The Lost Generation Millenial
Hall of Fame Yes No

Hitting Stats for Babe Ruth and Mike Trout

Seasons Hitting

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Games as Hitter

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Plate Appearances

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

At Bats

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batting Average

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Equivalent Average

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Hits

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Singles

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Doubles

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Triples

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Home Runs

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Extra Base Hits

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Home Runs Per at Bat

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Home Runs Per Hit

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Base Runs

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Total Bases

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Times on Base

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

On Base Pct

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Slugging Pct

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

On Base Plus Slugging (OPS)

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Isolated Power

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Gross Production Average

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Total Average

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batting Average on Balls in Play

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Runs

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Runs Batted In (RBI)

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Runs Produced

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Runs Created

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batter Hit By Pitch

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batter Walked

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batter Intentionally Walked

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batter Strikeouts

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Plate Appearance per Strikout

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Walks Per Strikeout

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Sacrifice Hit by Batter

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Sacrifice Fly by Batter

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batter Grounds into Double Play (GIDP)

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Stolen Bases

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Caught Stealing

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Stolen Base Attempts

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Stolen Base Pct

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Fielding Stats for Babe Ruth and Mike Trout

Seasons Fielding

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Games Played as Fielder

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Starts as Fielder

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Played Outs

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Inning Played

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Putouts

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Assists

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Errors

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Total Chances

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Chances Accepted

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Fielding Pct

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Range Factor

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Double Plays

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Passed Balls

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Wild Pitch as Fielder

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Stolen Base Allowed

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Catcher Caught Stealing

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Pitching Stats for Babe Ruth and Mike Trout

Seasons Pitched

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Games Played as Pitcher

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Starts

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Wins

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Loses

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Win Pct

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Complete Games

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Shutouts

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Saves

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Earned Runs

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Earned Run Avg (ERA)

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Component ERA

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Defense Independent ERA

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Opposing Batting Average

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Pitched Outs

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Innings Pitched

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Hits Allowed

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Hits Allowed Per 9 Innings

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Home Runs Allowed

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Home Runs Allowed Per 9 Innings

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Walks Allowed

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Intentional Walks Allowed

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Walks Allowed Per 9 Innings

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Strikeouts Thrown

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Strikeouts Thrown Per 9 Innings

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Strikeouts Thrown Per Game

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Power Finesse Ratio

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Wild Pitches

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Pitcher Hits Batsman

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Balks

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batters Faced

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Games Finished

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Runs Allowed

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Runs Allowed Per 9 Innings

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Sacrifice Hits

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Sacrifice Flies

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Double Plays Enabled

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.

Walks & Hits per Inn. Pitched (WHIP)

Babe Ruth
Career
162 Game Avg.
Mike Trout
Career
162 Game Avg.