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.

James HardenJames Harden
(American)
Charles BarkleyCharles Barkley
(American)
Metta World PeaceMetta World Peace
(American)

Dennis RodmanDennis Rodman
(American)
Steve KerrSteve Kerr
(American)
Dirk NowitzkiDirk Nowitzki
(German)

Randy SavageRandy Savage
(American)
Kevin LoveKevin Love
(American)
Scottie PippenScottie Pippen
(American)

Manu GinóbiliManu Ginóbili
(Argentine)
Bartolo ColónBartolo Colón
(Dominican)
Jason KiddJason Kidd
(American)

Ray AllenRay Allen
(American)
Karl MaloneKarl Malone
(American)
Grant HillGrant Hill
(American)

Steven AdamsSteven Adams
(New Zealander)
Hakeem OlajuwonHakeem Olajuwon
(Nigerian,American)
Nate RobinsonNate Robinson
(American)

Chris WebberChris Webber
(American)
Isiah ThomasIsiah Thomas
(American)
José BautistaJosé Bautista
(Dominican)

Jeremy LinJeremy Lin
(American)
Tracy McGradyTracy McGrady
(American)
John StocktonJohn Stockton
(American)

Andrew WigginsAndrew Wiggins
(Canadian)
Patrick EwingPatrick Ewing
(American)
Yu DarvishYu Darvish
(Japanese)

Seth CurrySeth Curry
(American)
Jim ThorpeJim Thorpe
(Czech,American)
Reggie MillerReggie Miller
(American)

Jabari ParkerJabari Parker
(American)
Jahlil OkaforJahlil Okafor
(American)
Bill WaltonBill Walton
(American)

John ElwayJohn Elway
(American)
Sammy SosaSammy Sosa
(Dominican)
Marco BelinelliMarco Belinelli
(Italian)

Andre IguodalaAndre Iguodala
(American)
Pete RosePete Rose
(American)
Andrew BogutAndrew Bogut
(Australian)

Joakim NoahJoakim Noah
(French,American)
Oscar RobertsonOscar Robertson
(American)
Gary PaytonGary Payton
(American)

Luke WaltonLuke Walton
(American)
Jake ArrietaJake Arrieta
(American)
Dikembe MutomboDikembe Mutombo

Deron WilliamsDeron Williams
(American)
Rudy GobertRudy Gobert
(French)
DeAndre JordanDeAndre Jordan
(American)

Hassan WhitesideHassan Whiteside
(American)
Andrew BynumAndrew Bynum
(American)
Eric BollingEric Bolling
(American)

Clayton KershawClayton Kershaw
(American)
Moses MaloneMoses Malone
(American)
Nerlens NoelNerlens Noel
(American)

Shawn KempShawn Kemp
(American)
Nolan NorthNolan North
(American)
Roger ClemensRoger Clemens
(American)

Derek FisherDerek Fisher
(American)
Patty MillsPatty Mills
(Australian)
Marc GasolMarc Gasol
(Spanish)