Voting percentages

January 08, 2003

Voting percentages

The Hall of Famers who were named on the highest percentage of ballots in voting by the Baseball Writers' Association of America:

Player Year Ballots Votes Pct.

Tom Seaver 1992 430 425 98.84

Nolan Ryan 1999 497 491 98.79

Ty Cobb 1936 226 222 98.23

George Brett 1999 497 488 98.19

Hank Aaron 1982 415 406 97.83

Mike Schmidt 1995 460 444 96.52

Johnny Bench 1989 447 431 96.42

Steve Carlton 1994 455 436 95.82

Babe Ruth 1936 226 215 95.13

Honus Wagner 1936 226 215 95.13

Willie Mays 1979 432 409 94.68

Carl Yastrzemski 1989 447 423 94.63

Bob Feller 1962 160 150 93.75

Reggie Jackson 1993 423 396 93.62

Ted Williams 1966 302 282 93.38

Stan Musial 1969 340 317 93.24

Roberto Clemente 1973 424 393 92.69

Jim Palmer 1990 444 411 92.57

Brooks Robinson 1983 374 344 91.98

Ozzie Smith 2002 433 472 91.74

Christy Mathewson 1936 226 205 90.71

Rod Carew 1991 443 401 90.52

Frank Robinson 1982 415 370 89.16

Joe DiMaggio 1955 251 223 88.84

Al Kaline 1980 385 340 88.31

Mickey Mantle 1974 365 322 88.22

Mel Ott 1951 226 197 87.17

Carl Hubbell 1947 161 140 86.96

Red Ruffing 1967 306 266 86.93

Sandy Koufax 1972 396 344 86.87

Robin Roberts 1976 388 337 86.86

Harry Heilmann 1952 234 203 86.75

Duke Snider 1980 385 333 86.49

Ted Lyons 1955 251 217 86.45

George Sisler 1939 274 235 85.77

Billy Williams 1987 413 354 85.71

Yogi Berra 1972 396 339 85.61

Eddie Murray 2003 496 423 85.28

Charlie Gehringer 1949 187 159 85.03

Hank Greenberg 1956 193 164 84.97

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