Joe DiMaggio and Mickey Mantle Comparison

Who is the better baseball player Joe DiMaggio or Mickey Mantle? 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 Joe DiMaggio vs. Mickey Mantle 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.

Joe DiMaggio Mickey Mantle
Bats Right Switch
Throws Right Right
Position Center Field Center Field
Generation The Greatest Generation The Silent Generation
Hall of Fame Yes Yes

Hitting Stats for Joe DiMaggio and Mickey Mantle

Career
162 Game Avg.
13
1
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
18
1
Career
162 Game Avg.
1736
162
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
2401
162
Career
162 Game Avg.
7671
716
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
9909
716
Career
162 Game Avg.
6821
637
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
8102
637
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
0.325
0.325
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.298
0.325
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.97
0.97
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
0.976
0.97
Career
162 Game Avg.
2214
207
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
2415
207
Career
162 Game Avg.
1333
124
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
1463
124
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
389
36
Career
162 Game Avg.
344
36
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
131
12
Career
162 Game Avg.
72
12
Career
162 Game Avg.
361
34
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
536
34
Career
162 Game Avg.
881
82
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
952
82
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.053
0.053
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
0.066
0.053
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.163
0.163
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
0.222
0.163
Career
162 Game Avg.
1485.54
138.63
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
1981.8
138.63
Career
162 Game Avg.
3948
368
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
4511
368
Career
162 Game Avg.
3050
285
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
4161
285
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.398
0.398
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
0.42
0.398
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
0.579
0.579
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.557
0.579
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.976
0.976
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
0.977
0.976
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.254
0.254
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
0.259
0.254
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.324
0.324
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
0.328
0.324
Career
162 Game Avg.
1.014
1.014
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
1.098
1.014
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.304
0.304
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
0.318
0.304
Career
162 Game Avg.
1390
130
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
1677
130
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
1537
143
Career
162 Game Avg.
1509
143
Career
162 Game Avg.
2566
239
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
2650
239
Career
162 Game Avg.
1535.88
143.33
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
1945.53
143.33
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
46
4
Career
162 Game Avg.
13
4
Career
162 Game Avg.
790
74
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
1733
74
Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
126
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
369
34
Career
162 Game Avg.
1710
34
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
20.79
20.79
Career
162 Game Avg.
5.79
20.79
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
2.14
2.14
Career
162 Game Avg.
1.01
2.14
Career
162 Game Avg.
14
1
Career
162 Game Avg.
14
1
Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
47
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
130
12
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
113
12
Career
162 Game Avg.
30
3
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
153
3
Career
162 Game Avg.
9
1
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
38
1
Career
162 Game Avg.
39
4
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
191
4
Career
162 Game Avg.
76.92
76.92
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
80.1
76.92

Fielding Stats for Joe DiMaggio and Mickey Mantle

Career
162 Game Avg.
13
1.22
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
18
1.22
Career
162 Game Avg.
1722
162
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
2290
162
Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
1927
0
Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
48597
0
Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
16199
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
4529
426.07
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
6734
426.07
Career
162 Game Avg.
153
14.39
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
290
14.39
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
105
9.88
Career
162 Game Avg.
107
9.88
Career
162 Game Avg.
4787
450.35
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
7131
450.35
Career
162 Game Avg.
4682
440.47
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
7024
440.47
Career
162 Game Avg.
97.81
97.81
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
98.5
97.81
Career
162 Game Avg.
2.719
2.719
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
3.067
2.719
Career
162 Game Avg.
30
2.82
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
201
2.82
Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Joe DiMaggio
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Mickey Mantle
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0