List of famous baseball players with their biographies that include trivia, interesting facts, timeline and life history.

Baseball players are the sports persons who are skilled at playing baseball and play the game as an amateur or professional.  Baseball is a bat and ball game that is played between two teams consisting of nine players each. The teams take turns batting and fielding. Baseball in its modern form evolved from a series of older bat and ball games in England in the 18th century and later spread to different parts of the world. Baseball became the national sport of the U.S. by the late 19th century and is today popular in North America, Central and South America, East Asia and Europe. Baseball is a sport of precision. The end result of a game depends heavily on the accuracy of the players—a pitcher’s throw, the batter’s swing of a bat, and the runners’ speed. Baseball players should adopt a multi-dimensional approach towards training as they need to develop their explosive strength, build their core strength and improve their agility and feet movement. A baseball player's diet is also of great significance. Proper nutrition and consumption of adequate amounts of fluids is essential for enabling the players to reach their highest level of performance. Read on to learn about the life and works of various famous baseball players from all over the world.

Urban MeyerUrban Meyer
(American)
Dirk NowitzkiDirk Nowitzki
(German)
Clayton KershawClayton Kershaw
(American)

Luke WaltonLuke Walton
(American)
Adam HousleyAdam Housley
(American)
Karl MaloneKarl Malone
(American)

Yasiel PuigYasiel Puig
(Cuban)
Jonas JerebkoJonas Jerebko
(Swedish)
John ElwayJohn Elway
(American)

Joakim NoahJoakim Noah
(French,American)
Hakeem OlajuwonHakeem Olajuwon
(Nigerian,American)
Jason KiddJason Kidd
(American)

Metta World PeaceMetta World Peace
(American)
Jameis WinstonJameis Winston
(American)
Tracy McGradyTracy McGrady
(American)

Steven AdamsSteven Adams
(New Zealander)
Chris WebberChris Webber
(American)
Andrew WigginsAndrew Wiggins
(Canadian)

Bill WaltonBill Walton
(American)
Nate RobinsonNate Robinson
(American)
Patrick EwingPatrick Ewing
(American)

Isiah ThomasIsiah Thomas
(American)
Kevin LoveKevin Love
(American)
Dikembe MutomboDikembe Mutombo

Ray AllenRay Allen
(American)
Andre IguodalaAndre Iguodala
(American)
Jabari ParkerJabari Parker
(American)

Pedro MartínezPedro Martínez
(Dominican)
Reggie MillerReggie Miller
(American)
DeAndre JordanDeAndre Jordan
(American)

Grant HillGrant Hill
(American)
Jahlil OkaforJahlil Okafor
(American)
Pete RosePete Rose
(American)

Shawn KempShawn Kemp
(American)
Manu GinóbiliManu Ginóbili
(Argentinian)
Deron WilliamsDeron Williams
(American)

Moses MaloneMoses Malone
(American)
John StocktonJohn Stockton
(American)
Nik StauskasNik Stauskas
(Canadian)

Matthew DellavedovaMatthew Dellavedova
(Australian)
Nolan NorthNolan North
(American)
Andrew BogutAndrew Bogut
(Australian)

Reggie JacksonReggie Jackson
(American)
Sammy SosaSammy Sosa
(Dominican)
Roger ClemensRoger Clemens
(American)

Gary PaytonGary Payton
(American)
Derek FisherDerek Fisher
(American)
Oscar RobertsonOscar Robertson
(American)

Marc GasolMarc Gasol
(Spanish)
Bartolo ColónBartolo Colón
(Dominican)
Mariano RiveraMariano Rivera
(Panamanian)

Rudy GobertRudy Gobert
(French)
Curt SchillingCurt Schilling
(American)
Nerlens NoelNerlens Noel
(American)