List of Major League Baseball career runs scored leaders

Listed are all Major League Baseball (MLB) players with 1,000 or more career runs scored. Players in bold face are active as of the 2021 Major League Baseball season.

Rickey Henderson leads all Major League Baseball players with 2,295 career runs scored.

KeyEdit

Rank Rank amongst leaders in career runs scored. A blank field indicates a tie.
Player (2021 Rs) Number of runs scored during the 2021 Major League Baseball season.
R Total career runs scored.
* denotes elected to National Baseball Hall of Fame.
Bold denotes active player.[a]

ListEdit

  • Stats updated through June 22, 2021.
Rank Player (2021 Rs) R
1 Rickey Henderson * 2,295
2 Ty Cobb * 2,245
3 Barry Bonds 2,227
4 Hank Aaron * 2,174
Babe Ruth * 2,174
6 Pete Rose 2,165
7 Willie Mays * 2,062
8 Alex Rodriguez 2,021
9 Stan Musial * 1,949
10 Derek Jeter * 1,923
11 Lou Gehrig * 1,888
12 Tris Speaker * 1,882
13 Albert Pujols (17) 1,860
14 Mel Ott * 1,859
15 Craig Biggio * 1,844
16 Frank Robinson * 1,829
17 Eddie Collins * 1,821
18 Carl Yastrzemski * 1,816
19 Ted Williams * 1,798
20 Paul Molitor * 1,782
21 Charlie Gehringer * 1,775
22 Jimmie Foxx * 1,751
23 Honus Wagner * 1,739
24 Jesse Burkett * 1,720
25 Cap Anson * [b] 1,719
Willie Keeler * 1,719
27 Billy Hamilton * 1,691
28 Bid McPhee * 1,678
29 Mickey Mantle * 1,677
30 Dave Winfield * 1,669
31 Johnny Damon 1,668
32 Rafael Palmeiro 1,663
33 Ken Griffey, Jr. * 1,662
34 Joe Morgan * 1,650
35 Cal Ripken, Jr. * 1,647
36 Jimmy Ryan 1,643
37 George Van Haltren 1,642
38 Gary Sheffield 1,636
39 Robin Yount * 1,632
40 Eddie Murray * 1,627
Paul Waner * 1,627
42 Al Kaline * 1,622
43 Roger Connor * 1,620
44 Fred Clarke * 1,619
Chipper Jones * 1,619
46 Lou Brock * 1,610
47 Jake Beckley * 1,600
48 Ed Delahanty * 1,599
49 Bill Dahlen 1,589
50 George Brett * 1,583
Jim Thome * 1,583
52 Carlos Beltrán 1,582
53 Rogers Hornsby * 1,579
54 Tim Raines * 1,571
55 Hugh Duffy * 1,554
56 Reggie Jackson * 1,551
57 Max Carey * 1,545
58 Manny Ramírez 1,544
59 George Davis * 1,539
60 Frankie Frisch * 1,532
61 Kenny Lofton 1,528
62 Adrián Beltré 1,524
63 Dan Brouthers * 1,523
64 Tom Brown 1,521
65 Jeff Bagwell * 1,517
66 Wade Boggs * 1,513
Sam Rice * 1,513
68 Eddie Mathews * 1,509
69 Roberto Alomar * 1,508
70 Al Simmons * 1,507
71 Mike Schmidt * 1,506
72 Nap Lajoie * 1,504
73 Frank Thomas * 1,494
74 Harry Stovey 1,492
75 Goose Goslin * 1,482
76 Arlie Latham 1,478
77 Miguel Cabrera (19) 1,476
78 Sammy Sosa 1,475
79 Dwight Evans 1,470
80 Herman Long 1,456
81 Bobby Abreu 1,453
82 Jim O'Rourke 1,446
83 Omar Vizquel 1,445
84 Steve Finley 1,443
85 Harry Hooper * 1,429
Rank Player (2021 Rs) R
86 Dummy Hoy 1,426
87 Rod Carew * 1,424
88 Joe Kelley * 1,421
Jimmy Rollins 1,421
90 Ichiro Suzuki 1,420
91 David Ortiz 1,419
92 Roberto Clemente * 1,416
93 Luis González 1,412
94 Billy Williams * 1,410
95 John Montgomery Ward * 1,408
96 Mike Griffin 1,405
97 Todd Helton 1,401
98 Sam Crawford * 1,391
99 Joe DiMaggio * 1,390
100 Lou Whitaker 1,386
101 Tony Gwynn * 1,383
102 Andre Dawson * 1,373
103 Vada Pinson 1,366
Bernie Williams 1,366
105 Brett Butler 1,359
106 Doc Cramer 1,357
King Kelly * 1,357
108 Tommy Leach 1,355
Larry Walker * 1,355
110 Iván Rodríguez * 1,354
111 Fred McGriff 1,349
112 Darrell Evans 1,344
113 Pee Wee Reese * 1,338
114 Luis Aparicio * 1,335
115 Lave Cross 1,333
116 Barry Larkin * 1,329
117 Vladimir Guerrero * 1,328
118 George Gore 1,327
119 Richie Ashburn * 1,322
120 Jeff Kent 1,320
121 Luke Appling * 1,319
122 Patsy Donovan 1,318
Ryne Sandberg * 1,318
124 Mike Tiernan 1,313
125 Ernie Banks * 1,305
Kiki Cuyler * 1,305
127 Tony Phillips 1,300
128 Harold Baines * 1,299
129 Torii Hunter 1,296
Jimmy Sheckard 1,296
131 Harry Heilmann * 1,291
132 Zack Wheat * 1,289
133 Heinie Manush * 1,288
134 Julio Franco 1,285
135 Harmon Killebrew * 1,283
136 Donie Bush 1,282
George Sisler * 1,282
138 Nellie Fox * 1,279
139 Fred Tenney 1,278
140 Carlton Fisk * 1,276
141 Dave Parker 1,272
Tony Pérez * 1,272
143 Duke Snider * 1,259
144 Bobby Bonds 1,258
145 Robinson Canó (0) 1,257
Ozzie Smith * 1,257
147 Sam Thompson * 1,256
148 Rabbit Maranville * 1,255
149 Ellis Burks 1,253
150 Jim Edmonds 1,251
151 Ray Durham 1,249
Jim Rice * 1,249
153 Enos Slaughter * 1,247
154 Ian Kinsler 1,243
155 Carlos Delgado 1,241
156 Chili Davis 1,240
157 Stan Hack 1,239
Bob Johnson 1,239
Willie Randolph 1,239
160 Don Baylor 1,236
Joe Kuhel 1,236
162 Joe Cronin * 1,232
Brooks Robinson * 1,232
164 Alan Trammell * 1,231
165 Miguel Tejada 1,230
166 Willie McCovey * 1,229
167 Jason Giambi 1,227
Ed McKean 1,227
169 Earl Averill * 1,224
170 Red Schoendienst * 1,223
Rank Player (2021 Rs) R
171 Edgar Martínez * 1,219
172 Willie Davis 1,217
Curtis Granderson 1,217
174 Eddie Yost 1,215
175 Cupid Childs 1,214
176 Scott Rolen 1,211
177 Andruw Jones 1,204
178 Lloyd Waner * 1,201
179 Édgar Rentería 1,200
180 Joe Medwick * 1,198
181 Dale Murphy 1,197
182 Mickey Vernon 1,196
183 Andrés Galarraga 1,195
Willie Stargell * 1,195
185 Graig Nettles 1,193
186 Al Oliver 1,189
Rusty Staub 1,189
188 George Burns 1,188
Brian Downing 1,188
190 Marquis Grissom 1,187
191 José Canseco 1,186
Will Clark 1,186
193 Earle Combs * 1,186
194 Joe Judge 1,185
195 Tommy Corcoran 1,184
196 Pie Traynor * 1,183
197 Bert Campaneris 1,181
198 Fielder Jones 1,180
José Reyes 1,180
200 Mark Grace 1,179
201 Jim Bottomley * 1,177
202 Yogi Berra * 1,175
Arky Vaughan * 1,175
204 Buddy Myer 1,174
205 Joe Carter 1,170
206 Willie Wilson 1,169
207 Chuck Klein * 1,168
208 Mark McGwire 1,167
209 Jack Glasscock 1,163
Jim Gilliam 1,163
Billy Herman * 1,163
212 Paul Konerko 1,162
213 Matt Holliday 1,157
214 Alfonso Soriano 1,152
215 Buddy Bell 1,151
Lu Blue 1,151
217 Lance Berkman 1,146
218 Ben Chapman 1,144
219 Steve Garvey 1,143
220 Joe Sewell * 1,141
221 John Olerud 1,139
222 Ron Santo * 1,138
223 Michael Young 1,137
224 Minnie Miñoso 1,136
225 Chuck Knoblauch 1,132
226 Dick Bartell 1,130
Orlando Cepeda * 1,131
Bobby Lowe 1,131
229 Gary Gaetti 1,130
230 Buck Ewing * 1,129
Shawn Green 1,129
Ken Griffey, Sr. 1,129
233 Carlos Lee 1,125
Devon White 1,125
235 Keith Hernandez 1,124
Wally Moses 1,124
237 Jay Bell 1,123
Reggie Smith 1,123
239 Brian Giles 1,121
240 Hardy Richardson 1,120
Bill Terry * 1,120
242 Nick Markakis 1,119
243 Jack Clark 1,118
Johnny Mize * 1,118
245 Jake Daubert 1,117
246 Toby Harrah 1,115
247 Sherry Magee 1,112
248 Moisés Alou 1,109
249 Jimmy Dykes 1,108
250 Gil Hodges 1,105
Jimmy Wynn 1,105
252 Ken Boyer 1,104
253 Chase Utley 1,103
254 Dick Allen 1,099
Edwin Encarnacion (0) 1,099
Rank Player (2021 Rs) R
Edd Roush * 1,099
Mark Teixeira 1,099
258 Aramis Ramírez 1,098
259 Adam Dunn 1,097
260 Bobby Doerr * 1,094
Fred Pfeffer 1,094
262 Amos Otis 1,092
263 Johnny Bench * 1,091
264 Garret Anderson 1,084
Bobby Bonilla 1,084
César Cedeño 1,084
Rubén Sierra 1,084
Tommy Tucker 1,084
269 Paul Hines 1,083
Gary Matthews 1,083
271 Derrek Lee 1,081
272 Ryan Braun (0) 1,080
Ron Gant 1,080
274 Bill Buckner 1,077
275 Magglio Ordóñez 1,076
276 Juan Pierre 1,075
277 Ted Simmons * 1,074
278 Billy Nash 1,072
279 Kirby Puckett * 1,071
280 Harlond Clift 1,070
281 Tommy McCarthy * 1,069
282 Maury Wills 1,067
283 Mike Cameron 1,064
Alvin Dark 1,064
Bob Elliott 1,064
Charlie Jamieson 1,064
Kip Selbach 1,064
288 Rafael Furcal 1,063
Fred Lynn 1,063
290 Brady Anderson 1,062
B. J. Surhoff 1,062
292 Juan González 1,061
293 Joey Votto (18) 1,059
294 Tony Fernández 1,057
Bobby Wallace * 1,057
296 Jimmy Collins * 1,055
Raúl Ibañez 1,055
298 Hank Greenberg * 1,051
299 Hanley Ramírez 1,049
Justin Upton (40) 1,049
301 Dave Bancroft * 1,048
Mike Piazza * 1,048
303 Norm Cash 1,046
Dom DiMaggio 1,046
305 Mickey Cochrane * 1,041
Paul O'Neill 1,041
307 Reggie Sanders 1,037
Dixie Walker 1,037
309 José Cruz 1,036
310 Bobby Grich 1,033
311 Jason Kendall 1,030
312 Gary Carter * 1,025
313 Tom Daly 1,024
John McGraw * 1,024
Cy Williams 1,024
316 Davey Lopes 1,023
317 José Bautista 1,022
318 Kid Gleason 1,020
319 Joe Mauer 1,018
320 Greg Vaughn 1,017
321 Cecil Cooper 1,012
322 Roy Thomas 1,011
323 Willie McGee 1,010
324 Plácido Polanco 1,009
325 Tino Martínez 1,008
Marty McManus 1,008
Andrew McCutchen (34) 1,008
328 Carney Lansford 1,007
Don Mattingly 1,007
Roger Peckinpaugh 1,007
331 Frankie Crosetti 1,006
Robin Ventura 1,006
333 Brandon Phillips 1,005
Tony Taylor 1,005
335 Augie Galan 1,004
Clyde Milan 1,004
337 Luis Castillo 1,001
Harry Davis 1,001
Vern Stephens 1,001

Through June 22, 2021, these active players have at least 850 runs:

NotesEdit

  1. ^ A player is considered inactive if he has announced his retirement or has not played for a full season.
  2. ^ Cap Anson's run amounts are different depending on source and what hits are included in various leagues he played in. His total varies from 1,719 to 1,999. MLB.com credits him with 1,719. Baseball-Reference.com credits him with 1,999.

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