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.  Brian McCann Brian McCann
35.  Smoky Burgess Smoky Burgess
36.  Tom Haller Tom Haller
37.  Sherm Lollar Sherm Lollar
38.  Darren Daulton Darren Daulton
39.  Walker Cooper Walker Cooper
40.  Ed Bailey Ed Bailey
41.  Ray Schalk Ray Schalk
42.  Johnny Kling Johnny Kling
43.  Rick Ferrell Rick Ferrell
44.  Tim McCarver Tim McCarver
45.  Terry Steinbach Terry Steinbach
46.  Bob Boone Bob Boone
47.  Mike Scioscia Mike Scioscia
48.  Benito Santiago Benito Santiago
49.  Charles Johnson Charles Johnson
50.  Jason Varitek Jason Varitek

Honorable Mention — Catchers

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

58. Johnny Roseboro
59. Terry Kennedy
60. Carlos Ruiz
61. Joe Ferguson
62. Johnny Bassler
63. John Stearns
64. Bob O'Farrell