All-Time First Base WAR Rankings

RANK:
Ranking on our Top 100 List of First Basemen.

WAR
Career Wins Above Replacement.

WAR7
Top 7 seasons, based on Wins Above Replacement.

WAR5C
Best 5 consecutive seasons by Wins Above Replacement.

WAR3
Top 3 seasons, based on Wins Above Replacement.

JAWS
The average of Career WAR and WAR7. (Stat developed by Jay Jaffe)

RANKNAMEHOFWARWAR7WAR5CWAR3JAWS
1Lou GehrigY114.167.847.231.891.0
2Albert Pujols99.661.744.627.680.7
3Jimmie FoxxY93.159.543.028.676.3
4Johnny MizeY71.348.834.222.460.1
5Hank GreenbergY55.747.733.822.551.7
6Frank ThomasY73.845.131.821.159.5
7Miguel Cabrera69.144.733.622.056.9
8Todd Helton61.846.537.425.054.2
9Jeff BagwellY79.948.334.523.464.1
10Willie McCoveyY64.544.832.521.654.7
11Joey Votto62.946.130.922.254.5
12Jim ThomeY72.941.626.920.857.3
13Dick Allen58.845.931.624.952.4
14Eddie MurrayY68.738.928.719.253.8
15George SislerY54.047.237.125.350.6
16Keith Hernandez60.341.128.620.550.7
17John Olerud58.139.027.221.048.6
18Will Clark56.536.028.220.446.3
19Paul Goldschmidt47.440.331.021.043.9
20Harmon KillebrewY60.438.125.618.649.3
21Bill TerryY55.841.429.721.048.6
22Tony PerezY54.036.528.019.145.3
23Fred McGriff52.636.026.618.144.3
24Mark Teixeira50.637.729.320.344.2
25Norm Cash52.033.825.418.842.9
26Don Mattingly42.435.728.819.939.1
27Rafael Palmeiro71.938.826.318.955.4
28Dolph Camilli43.239.227.919.341.2
29Mark McGwire62.241.929.820.452.1
30Freddie Freeman41.033.624.718.337.3
31Orlando CepedaY50.134.523.518.142.3
32Jason Giambi50.542.234.824.046.4
33Gil Hodges43.934.226.317.439.1
34Jose Abreu26.323.720.914.325.0
35Carlos Delgado44.434.526.218.639.5
36Frank ChanceY45.835.729.118.940.8
37Adrian Gonzalez43.633.725.818.238.7
38Mark Grace46.429.619.813.938.0
39Jack Fournier40.934.922.917.837.9
40David Ortiz55.335.025.017.445.2
41Pedro Guerrero34.331.926.820.233.1
42Elbie Fletcher33.128.624.815.630.9
43Cecil Cooper36.030.024.416.633.0
44Anthony Rizzo36.830.824.217.133.8
45Steve Garvey38.128.322.914.433.2
46Ed Konetchy46.330.722.415.038.5
47Kevin Youkilis32.431.326.718.331.9
48Boog Powell39.130.919.416.735.0
49George Scott36.430.222.516.033.3
50Bill White38.632.126.316.835.4
51Ted Kluszewski32.329.225.118.130.8
52Kent Hrbek38.427.419.914.132.9
53Mickey Vernon34.525.415.814.630.0
54Joe Harris26.323.717.312.325.0
55Joe Judge46.926.516.912.036.7
56Jim BottomleyY35.328.821.615.132.1
57Fred Tenney43.928.619.214.536.3
58Derrek Lee34.327.219.316.630.8
59Harry Davis38.628.422.315.333.5
60Frank McCormick34.828.319.817.131.6
61Rudy York34.728.419.416.231.6
62Phil Cavarretta34.625.220.314.729.9
63Ferris Fain27.023.917.813.425.5
64Hal Trosky30.528.321.015.129.4
65Carlos Santana32.625.816.712.929.2
66Lu Blue36.727.916.714.132.3
67Jake Daubert39.125.917.712.032.5
68Andres Galarraga31.526.416.114.929.0
69Ron Fairly35.223.916.312.329.6
70Mike Hargrove30.324.217.112.527.3
71Stuffy McInnis34.325.219.314.829.8
72George Burns34.225.216.015.029.7
73Justin Morneau27.324.719.613.226.0
74John Mayberry24.823.320.617.324.1
75Brandon Belt25.923.516.312.524.7
76Joe Adcock33.523.915.312.528.7
77Travis Hafner24.824.719.716.324.8
78Carlos Pena25.124.120.115.424.6
79Earl Torgeson32.923.715.313.528.3
80Dan McGann34.126.716.714.430.4
81Prince Fielder23.824.218.915.624.0
82Wally Pipp31.423.515.312.127.5
83Tino Martinez28.821.817.112.825.3
84Bob Watson28.224.116.312.626.2
85John Kruk25.022.817.313.623.9
86Lee May27.121.917.212.624.5
87Earl Sheely20.221.517.811.320.9
88Mike Sweeney24.721.718.713.523.2
89George KellyY25.223.918.712.424.6
90Mo Vaughn27.027.122.115.527.1
91Jason Thompson24.822.416.314.023.6
92Roy Sievers25.622.817.311.924.2
93Bill Skowron26.920.615.612.023.8
94Zeke Bonura23.423.518.512.623.5
95Cody Bellinger18.118.218.716.818.2
96Ripper Collins23.522.418.213.923.0
97Chris Chambliss27.420.414.710.523.9
98George McQuinn22.020.213.411.821.1
99Wally Joyner35.723.515.811.629.6
100Paul Konerko27.621.412.511.624.5
101Andre Thornton24.123.312.212.623.7
102Wes Parker22.920.815.112.121.9
103Norm Siebern20.920.515.813.620.7
104Cecil Fielder17.117.315.612.917.2
105Gus Suhr23.021.216.112.022.1
106Glenn Davis19.520.117.213.219.8
107Johnny Hopp22.820.215.312.821.5
108Charlie Hickman23.121.317.612.122.2
109Joe Cunningham22.420.914.212.021.7
110Alvin Davis19.821.715.312.920.8
111Aubrey Huff20.222.612.814.021.4
112Joe Kuhel26.621.611.611.524.1
113Whitey Lockman18.219.617.212.518.9
114Pete O'Brien19.119.516.510.919.3
115Don Mincher23.018.512.210.220.8
116Andre Ethier21.819.113.19.520.5
117Donn Clendenon19.919.913.010.719.9
118Ryan Howard14.719.216.812.117.0
119Jim Gentile17.017.616.312.517.3
120Jeff Conine19.517.811.19.318.7