Other Hall of Fame Eligible Catchers

This is a list of former catchers who all played at least ten seasons in the Majors and thus are eligible for Hall of Fame consideration.  They are listed in order of career batting average–top to bottom.

Bubbles Hargrave (.310), Babe Phelps (.310), Earl Smith (.303), Mike Grady (.296), Shanty Hogan (.295), Brian Harper (.295), Butch Henline (.291), Billy Sullivan Jr. (.289), Don Padgett (.288), Harry Danning (.285), Don Slaught (.283), Frankie Pytlak (.282), Johnny Gooch (.280), Al Todd (.276), Heinie Peitz (.274), Ed McFarland (.273), Eddie Taubensee (.273), Ossee Schreckengost (.272), Tim McCarver (.271), Mike Stanley (.270), Earl Battey (.270), Hank Gowdy (.270), Glenn Myatt (.270)

Darrin Fletcher (.269), Clint Courtney (.268), Russ Nixon (.268), Mike Lavalliere (.268), Joe Girardi (.267), Geno Petralli (.267), Ron Hassey (.266), Gus Mancuso (.265), Frank Snyder (.265), Phil Masi (.264), Pop Schriver (.264), Milt May (.263), Brent Mayne (.263), Rollie Hemsley (.262), Sammy White (.262), Chris Hoiles (.262), Larry McLean (.262), John Wathan (.262), Charlie Moore (.261), Buddy Rosar (.261), Zack Taylor (.261), Art Wilson (.261), Ivy Wingo (.260), Boileryard Clarke (.260), John Stearns (.260)

Frankie Hayes (.259), Mike Scioscia (.259), Cy Perkins (.259), Val Picinich (.258), Tom Haller (.257), Joe Sugden (.257), Dave Rader (.257), Walter Schmidt (.257), Rough Carrigan (.257), Ed Bailey (.256), Ray Fosse (.256), Junior Ortiz (.256), Butch Wynegar (.255), Mickey Owen (.255), Frank Bowerman (.255), Bo Diaz (.255), Johnny Romano (.255), Ken O’Dea (.255), Matt Nokes (.254), Stan Lopata (.254), Tom Pagnozzi (.253), Mike Gonzalez (.253), Jerry Grote (.252), Mike Heath (.252), Mike Macfarlane (.252), Rich Gedman (.252), Clyde McCullough (.252), Ray Mueller (.252), Jose Azcue (.252), Jim Pagliaroni (.252), Jeff Reed (.250), Jimmy Archer (.250)

Johnny Roseboro (.249), Ernie Whitt (.249), Jack Warner (.249), Mike Tresh (.249), Alex Trevino (.249), Darrell Porter (.247), Joe Oliver (.247), Kirt Manwaring (.246), Gene Oliver (.246), Alan Ashby (.245), Rick Cerone (.245), Darren Daulton (.245), Jody Davis (.245), Otto Miller (.245), Scott Servias (.245), Gus Triandos (.244), Jim Essian (.244), Andy Seminick (.243), Ozzie Virgil (.243), Johnny Edwards (.242), Bruce Benedict (.242), Jake Early (.241), Red Dooin (.240), Joe Ferguson (.240), Ed Herrmann (.240), Jamie Quirk (.240), Damon Berryhill (.240), Ron Hodges (.240)

Duke Sims (.239), Ed Kirkpatrick (.238), Bill Killefer (.238), Del Rice (.237), Bill Rariden (.237), Dave Valle (.237), Chad Kreuter (.237), George Gibson (.236), Randy Hundley (.236), Pat Moran (.235), Andy Etchebarren (.235), Mike Fitzgerald (.235), Todd Hundley (.234), Oscar Stanage (.234), Fred Kendall (.234), Jerry May (.234), Rick Dempsey (.233), Clay Dalrymple (.233), Eddie Ainsmith (.232), Bob Swift (.231), John Bateman (.230)

Jim Hegan (.228), Steve Yeager (.228), Paulino Casanova (.225), Buck Martinez (.225), Tom Satriano (.225), JC Martin (.222), Lou Criger (.221), Ron Karkovice (.221), Charlie O’Brien (.221), Malachi Kittredge (.220), Wes Westrum (.217), Phil Roof (.215), Dave Duncan (.214), Billy Sullivan Sr. (.212) and Bill Bergen (.170)

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