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What battery has the most starts in MLB history?
|324||Mickey Lolich||Bill Freehan|
|316||Warren Spahn||Del Crandall|
|306||Red Faber||Ray Schalk|
|304||Adam Wainwright||Yadier Molina|
Has anyone struck 6 times in a game?
University of Texas catcher Cameron Rupp struck out 6 times in the Texas Longhorns record-setting 25-inning game against the Boston College Eagles on May 30, 2009.
What is the most RBIS in one game?
The major league record for RBI in a game is 12, recorded by two Cardinals players 69 years apart. Hall of Famer Jim Bottomley went 6-for-6 with 12 RBI and three runs scored in a 17-3 win over the Robins at Ebbets Field on September 16, 1924.
Has anyone ever hit 5 home runs in a game?
Five home runs in a game has been achieved four times: Pete Schneider (1923), Lou Frierson (1934), Cecil Dunn (1936) and Dick Lane (1948). In the pre-professional era, Lipman Pike also hit five home runs in 1866.
What is a battery mate?
baseball. : a fellow member of a baseball battery (see battery sense 11) : the catcher who is paired with a pitcher or the pitcher who is paired with a catcher a pitcher and his batterymate He shares the responsibility for calling the game with the pitcher.
What is the meaning of battery in baseball?
In baseball: The battery. The pitcher and catcher together are known as the battery or as batterymen. As a fielder, the pitcher may function as an emergency first baseman, and he fields bunts or other infield grounders hit his way.
Has anyone made all 3 outs in an inning?
The major league record for most batters in an inning is 23, set by the Red Sox on June 18, 1953, against the Tigers. The Brooklyn Dodgers hold the NL record: 21, in the first inning (ouch!) From 1900-1995, no major league player ever made all three outs in a single inning.
Is a strikeout looking a backwards K?
A strikeout occurs when a pitcher throws any combination of three swinging or looking strikes to a hitter. In the scorebook, a strikeout is denoted by the letter K. A third-strike call on which the batter doesn’t swing is denoted with a backward K.
What is the most grand slams in one game?
Thirteen players have hit two grand slams in a single Major League Baseball (MLB) game to date, the most recent being Josh Willingham of the Washington Nationals on July 27, 2009….Players.
|Player||Name of the player|
|Career GS||The number of grand slams the player hit in his MLB career|
|Elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame|
Has anyone hit for the home run cycle?
A home run cycle has never occurred in MLB, which has only had 18 instances of a player hitting four home runs in a game.
Has anyone hit a home run cycle?
Who is the richest baseball player ever?
In 2019, Mike Trout signed a 12-year, $426 million contract with the Angels, the richest contract in the history of North American sports. Alex Rodriguez earned the highest salary in MLB in 2013 at $28,000,000. He also has the highest career earnings in MLB history.