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.

Steve KerrSteve Kerr
(American)
James HardenJames Harden
(American)
Dennis RodmanDennis Rodman
(American)

Charles BarkleyCharles Barkley
(American)
Kevin LoveKevin Love
(American)
Andre IguodalaAndre Iguodala
(American)

Scottie PippenScottie Pippen
(American)
Bartolo ColónBartolo Colón
(Dominican)
Dirk NowitzkiDirk Nowitzki
(German)

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

José BautistaJosé Bautista
(Dominican)
Manu GinóbiliManu Ginóbili
(Argentinian)
Ray AllenRay Allen
(American)

Jeremy LinJeremy Lin
(American)
Jason KiddJason Kidd
(American)
Tracy McGradyTracy McGrady
(American)

Nate RobinsonNate Robinson
(American)
Isiah ThomasIsiah Thomas
(American)
Chris WebberChris Webber
(American)

Reggie MillerReggie Miller
(American)
Grant HillGrant Hill
(American)
John StocktonJohn Stockton
(American)

Metta World PeaceMetta World Peace
(American)
Pete RosePete Rose
(American)
Gary PaytonGary Payton
(American)

Dikembe MutomboDikembe Mutombo
Andrew WigginsAndrew Wiggins
(Canadian)
Roger ClemensRoger Clemens
(American)

Patrick EwingPatrick Ewing
(American)
Andrew BogutAndrew Bogut
(Australian)
Rudy GobertRudy Gobert
(French)

Sammy SosaSammy Sosa
(Dominican)
Jim ThorpeJim Thorpe
(Czech,American)
Steven AdamsSteven Adams
(New Zealander)

Oscar RobertsonOscar Robertson
(American)
Joakim NoahJoakim Noah
(French,American)
Jahlil OkaforJahlil Okafor
(American)

Aroldis ChapmanAroldis Chapman
(Cuban)
Marco BelinelliMarco Belinelli
(Italian)
Andrew BynumAndrew Bynum
(American)

Jabari ParkerJabari Parker
(American)
Clayton KershawClayton Kershaw
(American)
Deron WilliamsDeron Williams
(American)

Moses MaloneMoses Malone
(American)
Nolan NorthNolan North
(American)
Derek FisherDerek Fisher
(American)

Cal Ripken Jr.Cal Ripken Jr.
(American)
John ElwayJohn Elway
(American)
Bill WaltonBill Walton
(American)

Yu DarvishYu Darvish
(Japanese)
Jameis WinstonJameis Winston
(American)
Luke WaltonLuke Walton
(American)

DeAndre JordanDeAndre Jordan
(American)
Shawn KempShawn Kemp
(American)
Rickey HendersonRickey Henderson
(American)

Hassan WhitesideHassan Whiteside
(American)
Reggie JacksonReggie Jackson
(American)
Carlos BoozerCarlos Boozer
(American)