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I thought this up the other day and figured this could be interesting. List the player you associate with a team the most for each of the 30 MLB teams. This would be using All-Time rosters.

 

Team List:

 

Angels -

Astros -

Athletics -

Blue Jays -

Braves -

Brewers -

Cardinals -

Cubs -

Devil Rays -

Diamondbacks -

Dodgers -

Giants -

Indians -

Mariners -

Marlins -

Mets -

Nationals (Expos) -

Orioles -

Padres -

Phillies -

Pirates -

Rangers -

Reds -

Red Sox -

Rockies -

Royals -

Tigers -

Twins -

White Sox -

Yankees -

 

My List:

 

Angels - Chuck Finley

Astros - Craig Biggio

Athletics - Mark McGwire

Blue Jays - Joe Carter

Braves - John Smoltz

Brewers - Paul Molitor

Cardinals - Ozzie Smith

Cubs - Ryne Sandberg

Devil Rays - Fred McGriff

Diamondbacks - Luis Gonzalez

Dodgers - Jackie Robinson

Giants - Barry Bonds

Indians - Jim Thome

Mariners - Ichiro Suzuki

Marlins - Jeff Conine

Mets - Tom Seaver

Nationals (Expos) - Gary Carter

Orioles - Cal Ripken Jr.

Padres - Tony Gwynn

Phillies - Mike Schmidt

Pirates - Roberto Clemente

Rangers - Nolan Ryan

Reds - Joe Morgan

Red Sox - Ted Williams

Rockies - Todd Helton

Royals - George Brett

Tigers - Al Kaline

Twins - Kirby Puckett

White Sox - Carlton Fisk

Yankees - Babe Ruth

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Angels - Tim Salmon

Astros - Craig Biggio

Athletics - Lefty Grove

Blue Jays - Dave Steib

Braves - Henry Aaron

Brewers - Robin Yount

Cardinals - Stan Musial

Cubs - Ernie Banks

Devil Rays - Fred McGriff

Diamondbacks - Luis Gonzelez

Dodgers - Sandy Koufax

Giants - Christy Mathewson

Indians - Bob Feller

Mariners - Ken Griffey Jr

Marlins - Jeff Conine

Mets - Tom Seaver

Nationals - Gary Carter

Orioles - Cal Ripken Jr

Padres - Tony Gwynn

Phillies - Steve Carlton

Pirates - Roberto Clemente

Rangers - Nolan Ryan

Reds - Pete Rose

Red Sox - Ted Williams

Rockies - Andres Galaragga

Royals - George Brett

Tigers - Jack Morris

Twins - Kirby Puckett

White Sox - Joe Jackson

Yankees - George Herman Ruth

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Angels - Rod Carew

Astros - Craig Biggio

Athletics - Rickey Henderson

Blue Jays - Joe Carter

Braves - John Smoltz

Brewers - Robin Yount

Cardinals - Stan Musial

Cubs - Ryne Sandberg

Devil Rays - Carl Crawford

Diamondbacks - Luis Gonzalez

Dodgers - Jackie Robinson

Giants - Willie Mays

Indians - Bob Feller

Mariners - Ken Griffey Jr.

Marlins - Dontrelle Willis (Conine a close second)

Mets - Tom Seaver

Nationals - (since they claim Senators lineage) Harmon Killebrew

Orioles - Brooks Robinson

Padres - Tony Gwynn

Phillies - Mike Schmidt

Pirates - Willie Stargell

Rangers - Nolan Ryan

Reds - Pete Rose

Red Sox - Ted Williams

Rockies - Todd Helton

Royals - Mike Sweeney

Tigers - Al Kaline

Twins - Kirby Puckett

White Sox - Frank Thomas

Yankees - Babe Ruth

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Angels - Tim Salmon

Astros - Jeff Bagwell/Craig Biggio

Athletics - Catfish Hunter

Blue Jays - Joe Carter

Braves - Greg Maddux

Brewers - Paul Molitor

Cardinals - Ozzie Smith

Cubs - Andre Dawson

Devil Rays - Fred Mcgriff

Diamondbacks - Luis Gonzalez

Dodgers - Jackiee Robinson

Giants - Barry Bonds/Willie Mays (Tie)

Indians - Jim Thome

Mariners - Ichiro Suzuki

Marlins - Jeff Conine

Mets - Tom Seaver

Nationals (Expos) - Moises Alou

Orioles - Cal Ripken Jr.

Padres - Tony Gwynn

Phillies - Mike Schmidt

Pirates - Roberto Clemente

Rangers - Nolan Ryan

Reds - Barry Larkin

Red Sox - Teddy Ballgame

Rockies - Dante Bichete

Royals - George Brett

Tigers - Al Kaline

Twins - Kirby Puckett

White Sox - Frank Thomas

Yankees - Babe Ruth

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Angels - Tim Salmon

Astros - Craig Biggio

Athletics - Dennis Eckersley

Blue Jays - Joe Carter

Braves - Greg Maddux

Brewers - Robin Young

Cardinals - Lou Brock

Cubs - Ernie Banks

Devil Rays - Carl Crawford

Diamondbacks - Luis Gonzalez

Dodgers - Jackie Robinson

Giants - Willie Mays

Indians - Omar Vizquel

Mariners - Ken Griffey Jr.

Marlins - Luis Castillo

Mets - Tom Seaver

Nationals (Expos) - Vladimir Guerrero

Orioles - Cal Ripken Jr.

Padres - Tony Gwynn

Phillies - Mike Schmidt

Pirates - Roberto Clemente

Rangers - Nolan Ryan

Reds - Barry Larkin

Red Sox - Ted Williams

Rockies - Admin Walker

Royals - George Brett

Tigers - Ty Cobb

Twins - Kirby Puckett

White Sox - Frank Thomas

Yankees - Babe Ruth

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Angels - Tim Salmon

Astros - Craig Biggio

Athletics - Mark McGwire

Blue Jays - Joe Carter

Braves - Greg Maddux

Brewers - Robin Yount

Cardinals - Ozzie Smith

Cubs - Ryne Sandberg

Devil Rays - Fred McGriff

Diamondbacks - Luis Gonzalez

Dodgers - Jackie Robinson

Giants - Barry Bonds

Indians - Bob Feller

Mariners - Ken Griffey Jr.

Marlins - Jeff Conine

Mets - Mike Piazza

Nationals (Expos) - Vladimir Guerrero

Orioles - Cal Ripken Jr.

Padres - Tony Gwynn

Phillies - Mike Schmidt

Pirates - Roberto Clemente

Rangers - Nolan Ryan

Reds - Barry Larkin

Red Sox - Ted Williams

Rockies - Todd Helton

Royals - George Brett

Tigers - Ty Cobb

Twins - Kirby Puckett

White Sox - Frank Thomas

Yankees - Babe Ruth

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Angels - Nolan Ryan

Astros - Craig Biggio

Athletics - Dennis Eckersley

Blue Jays - Joe Carter

Braves - Greg Maddux

Brewers - Robin Yount

Cardinals - Stan Musial

Cubs - Ernie Banks

Devil Rays - Fred McGriff

Diamondbacks - Luis Gonzalez

Dodgers - Sandy Koufax

Giants - Willie Mays

Indians - Omar Vizquel

Mariners - Ken Griffey Jr.

Marlins - Dontrelle Willis

Mets - Tom Seaver

Nationals (Expos) - Livan Hernandez

Orioles - Cal Ripken Jr.

Padres - Trevor Hoffman

Phillies - Mike Schmidt

Pirates - Roberto Clemente

Rangers - Ivan Rodriguez

Reds - Joe Morgan

Red Sox - Ted Williams

Rockies - Todd Helton

Royals - Goerge Brett

Tigers - Hank Greenberg

Twins - Kirby Puckett

White Sox - Shoeless Joe Jackson

Yankees - Lou Gehrig

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Angels -Garrett Anderson

Astros - Biggio

Athletics - Eckersley

Blue Jays - Joe Carter

Braves -Greg Maddux

Brewers -

Cardinals -Ozzie Smith

Cubs - Ernie Banks

Devil Rays - Crime Dog

Diamondbacks - Jay Bell

Dodgers - Kirk Gibson

Giants - Willie Mays

Indians -

Mariners - Ichiro

Marlins - Conine

Mets - Gary Carter

Nationals (Expos) -

Orioles - Ripken

Padres - Gwynn

Phillies - Schmidt

Pirates - Stargell

Rangers - Nolan Ryan

Reds - Griffey Jr.

Red Sox - Johnny Pesky/Ted Williams

Rockies - Helton

Royals - George Brett

Tigers - Cobb

Twins - Puckett

White Sox - Shoeless Joe

Yankees - the Babe

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Angels - Nolan Ryan

Astros - Jeff Bagwell

Athletics - Reggie Jackson

Blue Jays - Carlos Delgado

Braves - Hank Aaron

Brewers - Robin Yount

Cardinals - Mark McGwire

Cubs - Sammy Sosa

Devil Rays - Aubrey Huff

Diamondbacks - Luis Gonzalez

Dodgers - Sandy Koufax

Giants - Barry Bonds

Indians - Jim Thome

Mariners - Ken Griffey Jr.

Marlins - Miguel Cabrera

Mets - Tom Seaver

Nationals (Expos) - Vladimir Guerrero

Orioles - Cal Ripken Jr.

Padres - Tony Gwynn

Phillies - Mike Schmidt

Pirates - Roberto Clemente

Rangers - Ivan Rodriguez

Reds - Pete Rose

Red Sox - Ted Williams

Rockies - Admin Walker

Royals - George Brett

Tigers - Ty Cobb

Twins - Kirby Puckett

White Sox - Frank Thomas

Yankees - Babe Ruth

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Tried to do this just the first player that popped into my head for each team:

 

Angels - Vladimir Guerrero

Astros - Craig Biggio

Athletics - Rickey Henderson

Blue Jays - Roberto Alomar

Braves - Chipper Jones

Brewers - Robin Yount

Cardinals - Mark McGwire

Cubs - Ernie Banks

Devil Rays - Scott Kazmir

Diamondbacks - Randy Johnson

Dodgers - Orel Hershiser

Giants - Barry Bonds

Indians - Albert Belle

Mariners - Ken Griffey Jr

Marlins - Dontrelle Willis

Mets - Tom Seaver

Nationals (Expos) - Pedro Martinez

Orioles - Brooks Robinson

Padres - Trevor Hoffman

Phillies - Richie Ashburn

Pirates - Williw Stargell

Rangers - Nolan Ryan

Reds - Pete Rose

Red Sox - Ted Williams

Rockies - Dante Bichette

Royals - George Brett

Tigers - Alan Trammell

Twins - Kirby Puckett

White Sox - Shoeless Joe Jackson

Yankees - Babe Ruth

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Angels - Garret Anderson

Astros - Craig Biggio

Athletics - Jose Canseco

Blue Jays - Joe Carter

Braves - John Smoltz

Brewers - Paul Molitor

Cardinals - Ozzie Smith

Cubs - Ryne Sandberg

Devil Rays - Fred McGriff

Diamondbacks - Luis Gonzalez

Dodgers - Joakie Robinson

Giants - Barry Bonds

Indians -Albert Belle

Mariners - Ichiro Suzuki

Marlins - Jeff Conine

Mets - Tom Seaver

Nationals (Expos) - Gary Carter

Orioles - Cal Ripken Jr.

Padres - Tony Gwynn

Phillies - Mike Schmidt

Pirates - Roberto Clemente

Rangers - Nolan Ryan

Reds - Pete Rose

Red Sox - Ted Williams

Rockies - Todd Helton

Royals - George Brett

Tigers - Al Kaline

Twins - Kirby Puckett

White Sox - Carlton Fisk

Yankees - Joe D

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Team List:

 

Angels - Tim Salmon

Astros - Nolan Ryan

Athletics - Ricky Henderson

Blue Jays - Fred McGriff

Braves - John Smoltz

Brewers - Paul Molitor

Cardinals - Ozzie Smith

Cubs - Ryan Sandberg

Devil Rays - Carl Crawford

Diamondbacks - Luis Gonzales

Dodgers - Eric Karros

Giants - Barry Bonds

Indians - Chuck Finley

Mariners - Ken Griffey Jr

Marlins - Dontrelle Willis

Mets - Howard Johnson

Nationals (Expos) - Tim Raines

Orioles - Cal Ripken Jr

Padres - Tony Gwynn

Phillies - Lenny Dysktra

Pirates - Andy Van Slyke

Rangers - Igor Gonzalez

Reds - Barry Larkin

Red Sox - Roger Clemens

Rockies - Todd Helton

Royals - George Brett

Tigers - Alan Trammel

Twins - Kirby Puckett

White Sox - Ozzie Guillen

Yankees - Don Mattingly

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I think I more or less equate faces of the franchise with hitters.. don't know why.

 

The first people that pop into my head (im 23):

 

Angels - Wally Joyner/Jim Abbott

Astros - Jeff Bagwell

Athletics - Jose Canseco/Mark McGwire

Blue Jays - Joe Carter

Braves - David Justice

Brewers - Robin Yount

Cardinals - Albert Pujols/Mark McGwire

Cubs - Sammy Sosa

Devil Rays - Carl Crawford

Diamondbacks - Randy Johnson/Curt Schilling

Dodgers - Kirk Gibson

Giants - Barry Bonds

Indians - Albert Belle

Mariners - Ken Griffey

Marlins - Dontrelle Willis

Mets - Keith Hernandez

Expos - Dennis Martinez

Orioles - Cal Ripken

Padres - Trevor Hoffman

Phillies - John Kruk

Pirates - Barry Bonds/Bobby Bonilla

Rangers - Pudge Rodriguez

Reds - Barry Larkin

Red Sox - Mo Vaughn/Roger Clemens

Rockies - Admin Walker

Royals - George Brett

Tigers - Cecil Fielder

Twins - Kirby Puckett

White Sox - Frank Thomas

Yankees - Derek Jeter

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Angels -Tim Salmon

Astros -Craig Biggio

Athletics -Dennis Eckersley

Blue Jays -Joe Carter

Braves -Hank Aaron

Brewers -Robin Yount

Cardinals -Stan Musial

Cubs -Ernie Banks

Devil Rays -Carl Crawford

Diamondbacks -Luis Gonzalez

Dodgers -Sandy Koufax

Giants -Willie Mays

Indians -Albert Belle

Mariners -Ichiro

Marlins -Jeff Conine

Mets -Dwight Gooden

Nationals (Expos) -

Orioles -Cal Ripken

Padres -Tony Gwynn

Phillies -Tug McGraw

Pirates -Roberto Clemente

Rangers -Pudge

Reds -Johnny Bench

Red Sox -Ted Williams

Rockies -Vinny Castilla

Royals -George Brett

Tigers -Honus Wagner

Twins -Kirby Puckett

White Sox -Joe Jackson

Yankees -Babe Ruth

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Angels - John Lackey or Francisco Rodriguez

Astros - Jeff Bagwell

Athletics - Mark McGwire

Blue Jays - Joe Carter

Braves - Hank Aaron

Brewers - Robin Yount

Cardinals -Stan Musial

Cubs -Ernie Banks

Devil Rays - Delmon Young I guess? Not a good selection.

Diamondbacks -Luis Gonzalez

Dodgers -Kirk Gibson or Tommy Lasorda

Giants -Willie Mays

Indians -Bob Feller

Mariners -Ken Griffey Jr.

Marlins -Dontrelle Willis

Mets -Mookie Wilson

Nationals (Expos) -Gary Carter or Vlad

Orioles -Cal Ripken Jr.

Padres -Tony Gwynn

Phillies -Mike Schmidt

Pirates -Roberto Clemente

Rangers -Nolan Ryan, I guess...

Reds -Pete Rose

Red Sox -Yaz

Rockies -Admin Walker, Dante Bichette, Vinny Castilla

Royals -George Brett

Tigers -Ty Cobb

Twins -Kirby Puckett

White Sox - Frank Thomas

Yankees - The Babe

 

Tigers -Honus Wagner

The Flying Dutchman never played for the Tigers....

 

Did you mean Ty Cobb?

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Angels ? Rod Carew

Astros ? Jeff Bagwell

Athletics - Jose Canseco

Blue Jays ? Joe Carter

Braves ? David Murphy

Brewers ? Robin Yount

Cardinals ? Stan Musial

Cubs - Ernie Banks

Devil Rays ? Carl Crawford

Diamondbacks - Luis Gonzalez

Dodgers - Jackie Robinson

Giants - Willie Mays

Indians - Bob Feller

Mariners - Ichiro Suzuki

Marlins ? Dontrelle Willis

Mets - Tom Seaver

Nationals (Expos) ? Pedro Martinez

Orioles - Cal Ripken Jr

Padres - Steve Garvey

Phillies - Mike Schmidt

Pirates - Roberto Clemente

Rangers ? Nolan Ryan

Reds - Pete Rose

Red Sox - Ted Williams

Rockies - Todd Helton

Royals - George Brett

Tigers - Ty Cobb

Twins - Kirby Puckett

White Sox - Shoeless Joe Jackson

Yankees ? Mickey Mantle (really had to decide)

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Angels - Enrico Palatzo (lets see who gets the joke)

Astros - Craig Biggio/Jeff Bagwell

Athletics - Ricky Henderson

Blue Jays - Joe Carter

Braves - Chipper Jones

Brewers - Robin Yount

Cardinals - Albert Pujols

Cubs - Sammy Sosa

Devil Rays - Carl Crawford

Diamondbacks - Luis Gonzalez

Dodgers - Mike Piazza

Giants - Barry Bonds

Indians - Kenny Lofton

Mariners - Griffey Jr.

Marlins - Gary Sheffield/Jeff Conine

Mets - Dwight Gooden

Nationals (Expos) - Tim Raines

Orioles - Cal Ripken

Padres - Tony Gwynn

Phillies - John Kruk

Pirates - Andy Van Slyke

Rangers - Juan Gonzalez

Reds - Eric Davis

Red Sox - Manny Ramirez

Rockies - Admin Walker

Royals - David Cone

Tigers - Alan Trammell/Lou Whitaker (couldn't pick one of them)

Twins - Kirby Puckett

White Sox - Frank Thomas

Yankees - Don Mattingly

 

I'm a child of the early 90's and most of my choices reflect this. These guys aren't supposed to be the best players, just the first one I think of when I think of that team. I'm surprised nobody else has put Lofton yet, just because he was so incredible on those early 90's Indians clubs.

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Angels - Tim Salmon

Astros - Jimmy Wynn

Athletics - Ricky Henderson (Charley Finley)

Blue Jays - Dave Stieb

Braves - Hank Aaron

Brewers - Robin Yount

Cardinals - Stan Musial

Cubs- Ernie Banks

Devil Rays - Aubrey Huff

Diamondbacks - Brandon Webb

Dodgers - Jackie Robinson

Giants - Willie Mays

Indians - Bob Feller

Mariners - Ichiro Suzuki

Marlins - Jeff Conine

Mets - Dwight Gooden

Nationals (Expos) - Tim Raines

Orioles - Jim Palmer

Padres - Tony Gwynn

Phillies - Steve Carlton

Pirates - Roberto Clemente

Rangers - Juan Gonzalez

Reds - Johnny Bench

Red Sox - Ted Williams

Rockies - Todd Helton

Royals - George Brett

Tigers - Ty Cobb

Twins - Kirby Puckett

White Sox - Frank Thomas

Yankees - "Babe" Ruth

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Angels - Tim Salmon

Astros - Jeff Bagwell

Athletics - Ricky Henderson

Blue Jays - Joe Carter

Braves - Hank Aaron

Brewers - Robin Yount

Cardinals - Mark McGwire

Cubs - Sammy Sosa

Devil Rays - Carl Crawford

Diamondbacks - Randy Johnson

Dodgers - Sandy Koufax

Giants - Barry Bonds

Indians - Bob Feller

Mariners - Ken Griffey Jr

Marlins - Luis Castillo

Mets - Mike Piazza

Nationals (Expos) - Gary Carter

Orioles - Cal Ripken JR

Padres - Tony Gwynn

Phillies - Lenny Dykstra

Pirates - Roberto Clemente

Rangers - Nolan Ryan

Reds - Pete Rose

Red Sox - Ted Williams

Rockies - Todd Helton

Royals - George Brett

Tigers - Hank Greenberg

Twins - Kirby Puckett

White Sox - Frank Thomas

Yankees - Babe Ruth

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Team List:

 

Angels -Nolan Ryan

Astros -Jimmy Wynn

Athletics - Ricky Henderson

Blue Jays -Fred McGriff

Braves -Henry Aarron

Brewers -Robin Yount

Cardinals -Stan "The Man" Musial

Cubs - Ron Santo

Devil Rays - Carl Crawford

Diamondbacks - Travis Lee

Dodgers - Jackie Robinson

Giants - Willy Mays

Indians - Bob Feller

Mariners - Ken Griffey Jr

Marlins -Jeff Conine

Mets - Tom Seaver

Nationals (Expos) -Andre Dawson

Orioles -Brooks Robinson

Padres - Randy Jones

Phillies - Mike Schmidt

Pirates - Roberto Clemente

Rangers - Toby Harrah

Reds - Pete Rose

Red Sox - Jim Rice

Rockies - Vinny Castilla

Royals - George Brett

Tigers - Hank Greenberg

Twins - Kirby Puckett

White Sox - Shoeless Joe Jackson

Yankees - Babe Ruth

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