Who has the most saves in a single MLB season?

Single-Season Leaders & Records for Saves

Player (age that year) Saves Year
Francisco Rodriguez (26) 62 2008
Edwin Diaz (24) 57 2018
Bobby Thigpen (26) 57 1990
Eric Gagne (27) 55 2003

What is the major league record for saves in a season?

Mariano Rivera holds the MLB save record with 652. Only Rivera and Trevor Hoffman have exceeded 500 or 600 saves, and Hoffman was the first to achieve either. Rivera, Hoffman, Lee Smith, Francisco Rodríguez, John Franco, and Billy Wagner are the only pitchers to have recorded 400 or more saves.

Who stole 70 bases in a single season?

Three or more seasons with 70 stolen bases In the modern era, Ty Cobb established a mark of three such seasons that stood (though tied by Lou Brock and Omar Moreno) until it was broken by Tim Raines in 1984.

Who holds the stolen base record?

Rickey Henderson+
Career Leaders & Records for Stolen Bases

Rank Player (yrs, age) Stolen Bases
1. Rickey Henderson+ (25) 1406
2. Lou Brock+ (19) 938
3. Billy Hamilton+ (14) 914
4. Ty Cobb+ (24) 897

Who hit the most triples in a season?

Owen Wilson
Single-Season Leaders & Records for Triples

Player (age that year) Triples Year
Owen Wilson (28) 36 1912
Dave Orr (26) 31 1886
Heinie Reitz (27) 31 1894
Perry Werden (31) 29 1893

What’s the lowest ERA in a season?

0.86 ERA
The lowest single-season ERA in league history was posted by Tim Keefe, whose 0.86 ERA in 105 innings pitched for the National League’s Troy Trojans in 1880 led his closest competitor by .52 runs. In the American League, Dutch Leonard’s 0.96 ERA is a single-season record.

Who is the best closer of all time?

Mariano Rivera
The best closers in MLB history: 1. Mariano Rivera is the greatest closer in MLB history. There’s so much to say and rave about Rivera, but it’s best to start with the pitch selection. This plays a huge role in why he was the most intimidating relief pitcher of all time.

Who has the most hits all time in baseball?

Pete Rose
Pete Rose has the most hits in Major League Baseball history with 4,256 hits.

How many times was Rickey Henderson caught stealing?

Rickey Henderson, the all-time stolen base leader with 1,406 steals, holds the major league and American League records for being caught stealing. Henderson was caught stealing 335 times in his career, including a record 293 times in the American League.

Who stole home the most?

Ty Cobb
Anybody who pretends to know anything at all about baseball should not be surprised at the fact that the player who holds the record for the most steals of home in a career is Ty Cobb, who did it 54 times in his 23 year career.

Who has the most stolen bases in 2021?

Starling Marte
MLB Stat Leaders 2021

Stolen Bases SB
1 Starling MarteMIA/OAK 47
2 Whit MerrifieldKC 40
3 Trea TurnerWSH/LAD 32
4 Cedric MullinsBAL 30

Who are the most hits in a season in baseball?

Overview (1876–present) Records Player # Season Most hits Ichiro Suzuki 262 2004 Most runs scored Billy Hamilton 198 1894 Highest on-base percentage Barry Bonds .609 2004 Most stolen bases Hugh Nicol Rickey Henderson 138 130 1887 1982

Which is the best season in MLB history?

Become a Stathead today and run queries with our Season and Career Finders to see the best seasons in MLB history. Note that seasons prior to 1876 are not included in single-season marks, but are included in career marks. Rankings of Negro League players should consider that Negro League data is not complete.

Who is the greatest baseball player of all time?

Overview (1876–present) Records Player # Season Games Maury Wills 165 1962 Highest batting average Hugh Duffy .440 1894 Most singles Ichiro Suzuki 225 2004 Most doubles Earl Webb 67 1931

What’s the record for stolen bases in baseball?

Baseball Almanac is pleased to present a record book full of baseball milestones for stolen bases — including career stolen base marks, single season stolen base plateaus and game related stolen bases records. “A good base stealer should make the whole infield jumpy.”