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.

Dennis RodmanDennis Rodman
(American)

Kevin LoveKevin Love
(American)
Dirk NowitzkiDirk Nowitzki
(German)
Urban MeyerUrban Meyer
(American)

Manu GinóbiliManu Ginóbili
(Argentinian)
Andre IguodalaAndre Iguodala
(American)
Nate RobinsonNate Robinson
(American)

Seth CurrySeth Curry
(American)
Karl MaloneKarl Malone
(American)
Hakeem OlajuwonHakeem Olajuwon
(Nigerian,American)

Ray AllenRay Allen
(American)
Bartolo ColónBartolo Colón
(Dominican)
Luke WaltonLuke Walton
(American)

Metta World PeaceMetta World Peace
(American)
Gary PaytonGary Payton
(American)
Isiah ThomasIsiah Thomas
(American)

Jason KiddJason Kidd
(American)
Jabari ParkerJabari Parker
(American)
Tracy McGradyTracy McGrady
(American)

Chris WebberChris Webber
(American)
Sammy SosaSammy Sosa
(Dominican)
DeAndre JordanDeAndre Jordan
(American)

Roger ClemensRoger Clemens
(American)
Pete RosePete Rose
(American)
Dikembe MutomboDikembe Mutombo

Patrick EwingPatrick Ewing
(American)
Reggie MillerReggie Miller
(American)
Nolan NorthNolan North
(American)

John StocktonJohn Stockton
(American)
Jameis WinstonJameis Winston
(American)
José BautistaJosé Bautista
(Dominican)

Jahlil OkaforJahlil Okafor
(American)
Andrew WigginsAndrew Wiggins
(Canadian)
Roger MarisRoger Maris
(American)

Grant HillGrant Hill
(American)
Derek FisherDerek Fisher
(American)
John ElwayJohn Elway
(American)

Joakim NoahJoakim Noah
(French,American)
Oscar RobertsonOscar Robertson
(American)
Clayton KershawClayton Kershaw
(American)

Aroldis ChapmanAroldis Chapman
(Cuban)
Bill WaltonBill Walton
(American)
Andrew BynumAndrew Bynum
(American)

Andrew BogutAndrew Bogut
(Australian)
Nerlens NoelNerlens Noel
(American)
Cal Ripken Jr.Cal Ripken Jr.
(American)

Javaris CrittentonJavaris Crittenton
(American)
Moses MaloneMoses Malone
(American)
Don MattinglyDon Mattingly
(American)

Rickey HendersonRickey Henderson
(American)
Deron WilliamsDeron Williams
(American)
Reggie JacksonReggie Jackson
(American)

Johnny BenchJohnny Bench
(American)
Harrison BarnesHarrison Barnes
(American)
Shawn KempShawn Kemp
(American)