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550 Career Doubles

Player Doubles Seasons & Teams
Tris Speaker 792 1907-15 Boston ; 16-26 Cleveland; 27 Washington ; 28 Philadelphia
Pete Rose 746 1963-78, 84-86 Cincinnati; 79-83 Philadelphia ; 84 Montréal
Stan Musial 725 1941-44, 46-63 St. Louis
Ty Cobb 724 1905-26 Detroit; 27-28 Philadelphia
Craig Biggio 668 1988-2007 Houston
George Brett 665 1973-93 Kansas City
Napoleon Lajoie 657 1896-1900 Philadelphia (NL); 01-02, 15-16 Philadelphia (AL); 02-14 Cleveland
Carl Yastrzemski 646 1961-83 Boston (AL)
Honus Wagner 640 1897-99 Louisville ; 1900-17 Pittsburgh
Henry Aaron 624 1954-74 Milwaukee-Atlanta; 75-76 Milwaukee
Paul Molitor 605 1978-92 Milwaukee (AL); 93-95 Toronto; 96-98 Minnesota
Paul Waner 605 1926-40 Pittsburgh; 41-42 Boston ; 43-44 Brooklyn; 44-45 New York
Cal Ripken, Jr. 603 1981-2001 Baltimore
Barry Bonds 601 1986-92 Pittsburgh; 93-2007 San Francisco
Luis Gonzalez 596 1990-95, 97 Houston; 95-96 Chicago (NL); 99-2006 Arizona; 07 Los Angeles ; 08 Floridamarker
Rafael Palmeiro 585 1986-88 Chicago ; 89-93, 99-2003 Texas; 94-98, 2004-05 Baltimore
Robin Yount 583 1974-93 Milwaukee (AL)
Wade Boggs 578 1982-92 Boston (AL); 93-97 New York (AL); 98-99 Tampa Bay
Charlie Gehringer 574 1924-42 Detroit
Eddie Murray 560 1977-88, 96 Baltimore; 89-91, 97 Los Angeles (NL); 92-93 New York ; 94-96 Cleveland; 97 Anaheim
Jeff Kent 560 1992 Toronto; 92-96 New York ; 96 Cleveland; 97-2002 San Francisco; 03-04 Houston; 05-08 Los Angeles (NL)


Closest Active Players

Player Doubles Seasons & Teams
Iván Rodríguez 525 1991-2002 Texas; 03 Florida; 04-08 Detroit; 08 New York (AL)
Manny Ramírez 510 1993-2000 Cleveland; 01-08 Boston ; 08 Los Angeles Dodgers
Ken Griffey, Jr. 503 1989-99 Seattle; 2000-08 Cincinnati; 08 Chicago (AL)


Top 10 Career Doubles By League

American League Player Doubles National League Player Doubles
Tris Speaker 792 Pete Rose 746
Ty Cobb 723 Stan Musial 725
George Brett 665 Craig Biggio 668
Carl Yastrzemski 646 Honus Wagner 640
Paul Molitor 605 Paul Waner 605
Cal Ripken, Jr. 603 Barry Bonds 601
Robin Yount 583 Henry Aaron 600
Wade Boggs 578 Luis Gonzalez 553
Charlie Gehringer 571 Tony Gwynn 543
Lou Gehrig 534 Joe Medwick 540


55 Doubles in One Season

Player Doubles Team Season
Earl Webb 67 Boston Red Sox 1931
George H. Burns 64 Cleveland Indians 1926
Joe Medwick 64 St. Louis Cardinals 1936
Hank Greenberg 63 Detroit Tigers 1934
Paul Waner 62 Pittsburgh Pirates 1932
Charlie Gehringer 60 Detroit Tigers 1936
Tris Speaker 59 Cleveland Indians 1923
Chuck Klein 59 Philadelphia Phillies 1930
Todd Helton 59 Colorado Rockies 2000
Billy Herman 57 Chicago Cubs 1935
Billy Herman 57 Chicago Cubs 1936
Carlos Delgado 57 Toronto Blue Jays 2000
Joe Medwick 56 St. Louis Cardinals 1937
George Kell 56 Detroit Tigers 1950
Craig Biggio 56 Houston Astros 1999
Garret Anderson 56 Anaheim Angels 2002
Nomar Garciaparra 56 Boston Red Sox 2002
Brian Roberts 56 Baltimore Orioles 2009
Ed Delahanty 55 Philadelphia Phillies 1899
Gee Walker 55 Detroit Tigers 1936
Lance Berkman 55 Houston Astros 2001


Evolution of the Single Season Record for Doubles

Doubles Player Team Year Years Record Stood
21 Ross Barnes Chicago White Stockings 1876 2
21 Dick Higham Hartford Dark Blues 1876 2
21 Paul Hines Chicago White Stockings 1876 2
22 Dick Higham Providence Grays 1878 1
31 Charlie Eden Cleveland Blues 1879 3
37 King Kelly Chicago White Stockings 1882 1
49 Ned Williamson Chicago White Stockings 1883 4
52 Tip O'Neill St. Louis Browns 1887 12
55 Ed Delahanty Philadelphia Phillies 1899 24
48 Napoleon Lajoie Philadelphia Athletics 1901 (3)
49 Napoleon Lajoie Cleveland Bronchos 1904 (6)
51 Napoleon Lajoie Cleveland Bronchos 1910 (2)
53 Tris Speaker Boston Red Sox 1912 (11)
59 Tris Speaker Cleveland Indians 1923 3
64 George H. Burns Cleveland Indians 1926 5
67 Earl Webb Boston Red Sox 1931 current


Lajoie's 1901 through Speaker's 1912 records are listed because some baseball historians and publications disregard any record set prior to the "Modern Era" which started in 1901.

Multiple Seasons with 50 Doubles

Player Seasons Seasons & Teams
Tris Speaker 5 1912 Boston ; 20-21, 23, 26 Cleveland
Paul Waner 3 1928, 32, 36 Pittsburgh
Stan Musial 3 1944, 46, 53 St. Louis
Brian Roberts 3 2004, 08, 09 Baltimore (AL)
George H. Burns 2 1926-27 Cleveland
Chuck Klein 2 1930, 32 Philadelphia
Charlie Gehringer 2 1934, 36 Detroit
Billy Herman 2 1935-36 Chicago
Joe Medwick 2 1936-37 St. Louis (NL)
Hank Greenberg 2 1934, 40 Detroit
Edgar Martínez 2 1995-96 Seattle
Craig Biggio 2 1998-99 Houston
Todd Helton 2 2000-01 Colorado
Nomar Garciaparra 2 2000, 02 Boston (AL)
Albert Pujols 2 2003-04 St. Louis (NL)


Seven Seasons with 40 Doubles

Player Seasons Seasons & Teams
Tris Speaker 10 1912, 14 Boston ; 16-17, 20-23, 26 Cleveland; 27 Washington
Stan Musial 9 1943-44, 46, 48-50, 52-54 St. Louis
Harry Heilmann 8 191921, 23-27, 29 Detroit; 30 Cincinnati
Wade Boggs 8 1983, 85-91 Boston (AL)
Napoleon Lajoie 7 1897-98 Philadelphia ; 1901 Philadelphia ; 03-04, 06, 10 Cleveland
Rogers Hornsby 7 1920-22, 24-25 St. Louis (NL); 28 Boston ; 29 Chicago
Lou Gehrig 7 1926-28, 30, 32-34 New York
Charlie Gehringer 7 1929-30, 32-34, 36-37 Detroit
Joe Medwick 7 1933-39 St. Louis (NL)
Pete Rose 7 1968, 74-76, 78 Cincinnati; 79-80 Philadelphia (NL)
Craig Biggio 7 1993-94, 98-99, 2003-05 Houston
Todd Helton 7 2000-01, 03-07 Colorado


League Leader in Doubles, 5 or More Seasons

Player Titles Seasons & Teams
Tris Speaker 8 1912, 14 Boston ; 16, 18, 20-23 Cleveland
Stan Musial 8 1943-44, 46, 48-49, 53-54 St. Louis
Honus Wagner 7 1900, 02, 04, 06-09 Pittsburgh
Napoleon Lajoie 5 1898 Philadelphia ; 1901 Philadelphia ; 04, 06, 10 Cleveland
Pete Rose 5 1974-76, 78 Cincinnati; 80 Philadelphia (NL)


League Leader in Doubles, 3 or More Consecutive Seasons

Player Titles Seasons & Teams
Honus Wagner 4 1906-09 Pittsburgh
Tris Speaker 4 1920-23 Cleveland
Dan Brouthers 3 1886-88 Detroit
Rogers Hornsby 3 1920-22 St. Louis
Joe Medwick 3 1936-38 St. Louis (NL)
Stan Musial 3 1952-54 St. Louis (NL)
Pete Rose 3 1974-76 Cincinnati
Don Mattingly 3 1984-86 New York


League Leader in Doubles, Three Decades

Player Seasons & Teams
never accomplished


League Leader in Doubles, Both Leagues

Player Seasons & Teams
Napoleon Lajoie 1898 Philadelphia ; 1901 Philadelphia ; 04, 06, 10 Cleveland
Ed Delahanty 1901 Philadelphia (NL); 02 Washington


League Leader in Doubles, Three Different Teams

Player Seasons & Teams
Napoleon Lajoie 1898 Philadelphia ; 1901 Philadelphia ; 04, 06, 10 Cleveland


Four Doubles by an Individual in One Game

This record is held by over 20 players.

4 Doubles in a Game by an Individual, Twice

Player Team Date Opponent
Gavvy Cravath Philadelphia Phillies August 8, 1915 Cincinnati Reds
Philadelphia Phillies June 23, 1919 Boston Braves
Albert Belle Baltimore Orioles August 29, 1999 Detroit Tigers
Baltimore Orioles September 23, 1999 Oakland Athletics


350 Doubles by a Team in One Season

Doubles Team Season
373 St. Louis Cardinals 1930
373 Boston Red Sox 1997
373 Boston Red Sox 2004
371 Boston Red Sox 2003
357 Cleveland Indians 1936
357 Toronto Blue Jays 2003
357 Texas Rangers 2006
356 Cleveland Indians 1930
355 Cleveland Indians 1921
353 St. Louis Cardinals 1931
352 Boston Red Sox 2007
352 Detroit Tigers 2007
351 Cleveland Indians 2006


References

  1. Career Leaders & Records for Doubles - Baseball-Reference.com
  2. Doubles statistics @ Baseball-Reference.com
  3. Annual doubles leaders @ Baseball-Reference.com
  4. Tris Speaker statistics @ mlb.com
  5. Paul Waner statistics @ mlb.com
  6. Stan Musial statistics @ mlb.com
  7. Brian Roberts statistics @ mlb.com
  8. George H. Burns statistics @ mlb.com
  9. Chuck Klein statistics @ mlb.com
  10. Charlie Gehringer statistics @ mlb.com
  11. Billy Herman statistics @ mlb.com
  12. Joe Medwick statistics @ mlb.com
  13. Hank Greenberg statistics @ mlb.com
  14. Edgar Martinez statistics @ mlb.com
  15. Craig Biggio statistics @ mlb.com
  16. Todd Helton statistics @ mlb.com
  17. Nomar Garciaparra statistics @ mlb.com
  18. Albert Pujols statistics @ mlb.com
  19. Harry Heilmann statistics @ mlb.com
  20. Wade Boggs statistics @ mlb.com
  21. Nap Lajoie statistics @ mlb.com
  22. Rogers Hornsby statistics @ mlb.com
  23. Lou Gehrig statistics @ mlb.com
  24. Pete Rose statistics @ mlb.com
  25. Annual doubles leaders @ Baseball-Reference.com
  26. List of players with four doubles in a single game @ baseball almanac.com
  27. Philadelphia Phillies 1915 schedule @ baseball-almanac.com
  28. Philadelphia Phillies 1919 schedule @ baseball-almanac.com
  29. Baltimore Orioles 1999 schedule @ baseball-almanac.com
  30. Historic team doubles statistics @ mlb.com


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