ALL-TIME PLAYER RANKINGS

The Top 50 Catchers of All-Time

Rankings
1.  Johnny Bench Johnny Bench
2.  Gary Carter Gary Carter
3.  Yogi Berra Yogi Berra
4.  Ivan Rodriguez Ivan Rodriguez
5.  Carlton Fisk Carlton Fisk
6.  Mike Piazza Mike Piazza
7.  Roy Campanella Roy Campanella
8.  Bill Dickey Bill Dickey
9.  Mickey Cochrane Mickey Cochrane
10.  Joe Mauer Joe Mauer
11.  Thurman Munson Thurman Munson
12.  Joe Torre Joe Torre
13.  Ted Simmons Ted Simmons
14.  Gabby Hartnett Gabby Hartnett
15.  Bill Freehan Bill Freehan
16.  Jorge Posada Jorge Posada
17.  Jason Kendall Jason Kendall
18.  Ernie Lombardi Ernie Lombardi
19.  Wally Schang Wally Schang
20.  Darrell Porter Darrell Porter
21.  Jim Sundberg Jim Sundberg
22.  Lance Parrish Lance Parrish
23.  Gene Tenace Gene Tenace
24.  Roger Bresnahan Roger Bresnahan
25.  Buster Posey Buster Posey
26.  Russell Martin Russell Martin
27.  Elston Howard Elston Howard
28.  Manny Sanguillen Manny Sanguillen
29.  Victor Martinez Victor Martinez
30.  Javy Lopez Javy Lopez
31.  Mickey Tettleton Mickey Tettleton
32.  Del Crandall Del Crandall
33.  Tony Pena Tony Pena
34.  Yadier Molina Yadier Molina
35.  Brian McCann Brian McCann
36.  Tom Haller Tom Haller
37.  Sherm Lollar Sherm Lollar
38.  Darren Daulton Darren Daulton
39.  Smoky Burgess Smoky Burgess
40.  Walker Cooper Walker Cooper
41.  Ray Schalk Ray Schalk
42.  Ed Bailey Ed Bailey
43.  Johnny Kling Johnny Kling
44.  Rick Ferrell Rick Ferrell
45.  Tim McCarver Tim McCarver
46.  Terry Steinbach Terry Steinbach
47.  Bob Boone Bob Boone
48.  Mike Scioscia Mike Scioscia
49.  Benito Santiago Benito Santiago
50.  Jason Varitek Jason Varitek

Honorable Mention — Catchers

51. Charles Johnson
52. Butch Wynegar
53. Spud Davis
54. Chris Hoiles
55. Chief Meyers
56. Steve O'Neill
57. Rick Dempsey

58. A.J. Pierzynski
59. Johnny Roseboro
60. Terry Kennedy
61. Carlos Ruiz
62. Joe Ferguson
63. Johnny Bassler
64. John Stearns