These are the only players who, in the 1901 to 1960 period, had a career accomplishment that has become rather more common since then. What is it?

Congratulations mostly to ATarwerdi96! And a nod to Richard Chester for getting the final detail. They teamed up to identify that these are the only players to compile 600 games from 1901 to 1960 at each of two positions, with at least one of them in the infield. With expansion has come expanded opportunities for versatile players to shine all over the ball field. More after the jump.

The list of 9 players has grown substantially. Here’s the roster today, showing players to play 600 games at any two positions. First, two infield positions.

1BPete Rose
Rod Carew
Pete Runnels
Dots Miller
Pete Rose
Tony Perez
Harmon Killebrew
Darrell Evans
Dick Allen
Enos Cabell
Ernie Banks
2BPete Rose
Jimmy Dykes
Jim Gilliam
Placido Polanco
Phil Garner
Marty McManus
Julio Franco
Mark Grudzielanek
Dick McAuliffe
Scott Fletcher
3BCal Ripken
Alex Rodriguez
Toby Harrah
Joe Sewell
Terry Turner
Rico Petrocelli

Now, an infield position and catcher or an outfield position or DH.

CJoe Torre
Gene Tenace
LFPete Rose
Carl Yastrzemski
Stan Musial
Willie Stargell
Jeff Conine
Roy Sievers
Ryan Klesko
Pete Rose
Alfonso Soriano
Pete Rose
CFAl OliverTommy LeachRobin Yount
RFStan Musial
Ron Fairly
Vic Wertz
Bobby Bonilla
Buddy Lewis
DHJim Thome
Frank Thomas
Andre Thornton
Paul Molitor

And, finally, any two positions from catcher, outfield or DH.

CBrian Downing
B.J. Surhoff
Brian Downing
LFJohnny Damon
Max Carey
Al Simmons
Willie Wilson
Juan Pierre
Brady Anderson
Stan Musial
Frank Robinson
Babe Ruth
Manny Ramirez
Joe Carter
Moises Alou
Brian Giles
Dante Bichette
Bobby Higginson
Brian Downing
Don Baylor
Willie Horton
Rico Carty
CFTy Cobb
Andre Dawson
Sam Rice
Dale Murphy
George Hendrick
Reggie Smith
Dave Martinez
Bobby Murcer
Kiki Cuyler
Gus Bell
Tony Armas
RFHarold Baines
Reggie Jackson
Jose Canseco

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