A report on Gold Glove Award

Roberto Alomar's 1994 Gold Glove Award
Gil Hodges was one of the first Gold Glove recipients, in 1957.
Brooks Robinson won 16 Gold Gloves, the most of any position player.
Greg Maddux won 18 Gold Gloves, the most of any player.
Willie Mays won 12 Gold Gloves and was elected to the all-time team.
Mark Belanger (pictured) won multiple Gold Gloves at shortstop along with teammates Davey Johnson and Bobby Grich at second base.
As of 2021 Nolan Arenado (with 5) has won the most Platinum Glove Awards of any player.

Award given annually to the Major League Baseball players judged to have exhibited superior individual fielding performances at each fielding position in both the National League (NL) and the American League (AL).

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Roberto Alomar's 1994 Gold Glove Award

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Murphy as Blue Jays first base coach, 2009.

Dwayne Murphy

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American former player who spent most of his career playing for the Oakland Athletics of Major League Baseball (MLB) as an outfielder.

American former player who spent most of his career playing for the Oakland Athletics of Major League Baseball (MLB) as an outfielder.

Murphy as Blue Jays first base coach, 2009.

He was one of the best defensive outfielders of his time, receiving six consecutive Gold Gloves from 1980 through 1985.

Alomar at the 2011 Hall of Fame Induction Parade

Roberto Alomar

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Roberto "Robbie" Alomar Velázquez (born February 5, 1968)

Roberto "Robbie" Alomar Velázquez (born February 5, 1968)

Alomar at the 2011 Hall of Fame Induction Parade
Alomar (left) with Ozzie Guillén during spring training, 1998
Alomar with the Indians in Oakland
Alomar's jersey retirement ceremony in Toronto on July 31, 2011
Alomar's 1994 Gold Glove Award

During his career, the 12-time All-Star won more Gold Glove Awards (10) than any other second baseman in baseball history, in addition to winning four Silver Slugger Awards for his hitting.

Johnny Bench

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American former professional baseball player.

American former professional baseball player.

Bench in 1977
Bench circa 1980
Bench's statue at Great American Ball Park
Bench signs autographs in Houston in May 2014.

On defense, Bench was a ten-time Gold Glove Award winner who skillfully handled pitching staffs and possessed a strong, accurate throwing arm.

Mike Schmidt

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American former professional baseball third baseman who played 18 seasons in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the Philadelphia Phillies.

American former professional baseball third baseman who played 18 seasons in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the Philadelphia Phillies.

Schmidt in 1977
Schmidt homers against the Reds on July 20, 1987, at the Vet

As a fielder, Schmidt won the National League Gold Glove Award for third basemen ten times.

Rowand with the San Francisco Giants

Aaron Rowand

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American former professional baseball center fielder in Major League Baseball.

American former professional baseball center fielder in Major League Baseball.

Rowand with the San Francisco Giants
Aaron Rowand in center field on October 5, 2005
Aaron Rowand at the White Sox parade celebrating their victory in the 2005 World Series
Rowand on March 11, 2007
Rowand at a 2007 Philadelphia Phillies rally, celebrating the team's playoff berth
Rowand waving from a cable car in the parade celebrating the Giants' 2010 World Series victory

He had his best season in 2007, playing in his only All-Star Game, hitting a career-high 27 home runs, winning a Gold Glove Award, and finishing 22nd in Most Valuable Player Award voting.

Kaline in 1957

Al Kaline

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American professional baseball right fielder who played 22 seasons in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the Detroit Tigers.

American professional baseball right fielder who played 22 seasons in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the Detroit Tigers.

Kaline in 1957
Kaline in 1957
Kaline in 1995

For most of his career, Kaline played in the outfield, mainly as a right fielder where he won ten Gold Glove Awards and was known for his strong throwing arm.

Mark Belanger

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American professional baseball player and coach.

American professional baseball player and coach.

Belanger in 1977

A defensive standout, Belanger won eight Gold Glove Awards between 1969 and 1978, leading the American League in assists and fielding percentage three times each; he retired with the highest career fielding average by an AL shortstop (.977).

Francoeur with the Philadelphia Phillies

Jeff Francoeur

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American former professional baseball right fielder, who played in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the Atlanta Braves, New York Mets, Texas Rangers, Kansas City Royals, San Francisco Giants, San Diego Padres, Philadelphia Phillies, and Miami Marlins.

American former professional baseball right fielder, who played in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the Atlanta Braves, New York Mets, Texas Rangers, Kansas City Royals, San Francisco Giants, San Diego Padres, Philadelphia Phillies, and Miami Marlins.

Francoeur with the Philadelphia Phillies
Francoeur playing for the Atlanta Braves in 2008
Francoeur during his tenure with the Kansas City Royals in 2011

He won a Rawlings Gold Glove Award in.

Erstad with the Houston Astros

Darin Erstad

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American former professional baseball player and the former head coach of the University of Nebraska Cornhuskers baseball team.

American former professional baseball player and the former head coach of the University of Nebraska Cornhuskers baseball team.

Erstad with the Houston Astros
Erstad hits a home run for the Angels.
Erstad batting for the Astros

He was a two-time MLB All-Star and a three-time Gold Glove Award winner.

Dave Concepción

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Venezuelan former professional baseball player and manager.

Venezuelan former professional baseball player and manager.

Willie McCovey attempts to tag out Concepción at first base in McCovey's final game at Candlestick Park, 1980

A nine-time All-Star player, Concepción earned five Gold Glove Awards as he teamed with Joe Morgan for one of the best middle-infield combinations of their era.