What is the record for stolen bases in a game?
Source Baseball-Almanac Most stolen bases in same game: A.L. Eddie Collins playing for Philadelphia Athletics (6) ON 9-11-1912 & (6) on 9-22-1912. Carl Crawford of the Tampa Bay Rays tied the league record with 6 on May 3, 2009 vs. the Boston Red Sox. For the N.L. George Gore playing for the Chicago White Stockings (7) on 6-25-1881 & Billy Hamillton playing for Philadelphia Phillies (7) on 8-31-1894.
As of the end of the 2007 season, Rickey Henderson is MLB's all time stolen base leader with 1406. The record for most stolen bases in a single MLB season is held by Hugh Nicol of the Cincinnati Red Stockings of the American Association who stole 138 bases in 1887. The modern day record is held by Rickey Henderson with 130 stolen bases in 1982.
Two players in MLB history have stolen 7 bases in one game. George Gore did it in 1881 and Billy Hamilton in 1894. In the modern baseball era, five players have stolen 6 bases in one game: Otis Nixon, Atlanta Braves (1991), Eric Young, Colorado Rockies (1996), and Carl Crawford, Tampa Bay Rays (2009); Eddie Collins did it twice in the same month (Sept. 1912) for the Philadelphia A's!
The record for the most stolen bases in one inning provided it's counting both the home team and the away team would be 8 stolen bases. Washington and Cleveland accomplished this in the 1st inning in 1915. Philadelphia and New York also accomplished the feat but it was in 1919 and it was in the 9th inning.
That would be Rickey Henderson with 130 stolen bases in 1982. The record for most stolen bases in a single MLB season is held by Hugh Nicol of the Cincinnati Red Stockings of the American Association who stole 138 bases in 1887. As far as modern day baseball is concerned, Rickey Henderson has the most stolen bases in a single season and Lou Brock of the 1974 St. Louis Cardinals has the second most with…
career stolen bases is Rickey Henderson with1,406 stolen bases but most stolen bases in one season, is technically Hugh Nicol with 138 stolen base in one season. with the new stolen base rule implemented the individual with the most stolen bases in one season would be Rickey Henderson with 130 stolen bases. Rickey Henderson is the only Major league Baseball player to have stolen 100 bases in 3 consecutive season back to back. Posted by…