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What is the most common last name in Major League Baseball history?

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10/05/2007

According to a July 2004 article on findarticles.com, the most common last name of MLB players has been Smith.

1) Smith - 144 players

2) Johnson - 96

3) Jones - 91

4) Brown - 79

5) Williams - 69

6) Davis - 60