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Triple Plays

Chuck Rosciam, Frank Hamilton and dozens of SABR members have compiled details on all triple plays from 1876 (the start of the National League) through the current season. These descriptions have been separated by date into 14 decade files:

1876-1889
1890-1899
1900-1909
1910-1919
1920-1929
1930-1939
1940-1949
1950-1959
1960-1969
1970-1979
1980-1989
1990-1999
2000-2009
2010-2019

Team Totals

Triple Play Summary
Triple Play Distributions (Year-Month-Inning)

Here are ones that we need more data about:

YEAR  MMDD-G      Home Team      Visitor           DATA NEEDED
1885  0828        Cincinnati AA  PITTSBURGH AA     Need Out# PlaySeq
1887  0615        NEW YORK AA    Louisville AA     Need Batter Runners Out# PlaySeq
1890  0614        Brooklyn PL    NEW YORK PL       Need Batter Runners Out# PlaySeq

                  Team in CAPITAL LETTERS turned the Triple Play

Chuck has written an article analyzing the triple plays that is on our Research page: Triple Plays Analysis


Page Updated: 9/3/2012
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