Henderson's stolen base record steals the show
Like every Hall of Famer before him except the posthumously picked Lou Gehrig, Rickey ... Henderson's margin over runner-up Lou Brock. Brock stole 938 bases in his career and Henderson stole 49.9 percent more than that (one more steal, and it would have ...
Rickey entertained in so many ways
He is the career leader in stolen bases (1,406 ... you would have to throw 25 pitches to Rickey Henderson," Flanagan said. "His knowledge of the strike zone was so good, you kept asking yourself, 'Why are the umpires giving him so many pitches?'
Mike Napoli Is Just 1,381 Stolen Bases Behind Rickey Henderson
Turns out, though, that Napoli has 25 stolen bases in his regular-season career. He's a list of players who have fewer than 25 stolen bases in their careers: Maybe some of those names surprise you more than others, but I think Nick Swisher surprises me ...
Rickey Henderson, the greatest leadoff hitter, on how to be a great leadoff hitter
On Old-Timers’ Day at Yankee Stadium, Hall of Famer Rickey Henderson was introduced to the crowd as the greatest leadoff hitter in baseball history. It’s not really up for debate: Henderson got on base relentlessly, finishing his career fourth all-time ...
Top Ten Stat Of The Week: Active Career Stolen Base Leaders
Rickey Henderson and Vince Coleman both hit the century mark 3 times, while Ron LeFlore and Tim Raines cracked the 90 SB plateau. Teams used to have several speedsters in their lineup. Jose Reyes has the most stolen bases in one year for the active ...