The Sabermetrc stats and the traditional stats show them almost neck-and-neck, but reading the resumes, I would give the edge to Larkin. Nine Silver Sluggers, an MVP and a Clemente award are tough to beat. Plus a two-to-one edge in All-Star selections.
"Look at it, man", he said as if he had read my thoughts. "they call it America, and they call it civilization, and they call it television, and they believe in it and salute it and sing songs to it and eat and sleep and die still believing in it, and---and---I don't know", he said, taking another drag, "then some time the Mets come along and win the World Series___" Gram Parsons, quoted by Stanley Booth in Dance With The Devil