Esteuri Lewis (24, Oakland Athletics) set a record of stealing 4 bases in one game.
On the 27th메이저놀이터(Korean time), in an away game against the Los Angeles Angels held at the Angel Stadium in Anaheim, California, USA, Lewis succeeded in stealing four bases and stunned the opponent’s battery. He made all four stolen base attempts.
Lewis, who started as the team’s first hitter and center fielder that day, faithfully fulfilled his leadoff role with 2 hits, 1 RBI, 1 run and 4 steals in 3 at-bats.
After stepping on first base with an infield hit as the lead batter in the top of the first inning, Lewis attempted to steal second base after a run and advanced to third base, overlapping the opposing catcher’s throwing error.
He then homered on Brent Rooker’s shortstop grounder to score the team’s first run.
In the beginning of the 3rd inning, after one out, he went to base with a ball that hit his body, and then stole second and third bases in succession. Failed to score due to missed follow-up.
Lewis, who reached first base with a timely hit from 1st and 3rd base in the top of the 5th inning, succeeded in stealing the base for the 4th time that day.
Lewis, who recorded 6th to 9th base steals in the season, ranked second in the American League in stolen bases after Cedric Mullins (Baltimore, 10).
Prior to Lewis, the player with 4 steals in one game was John Bertie (Miami), the king of stolen bases in the big leagues last year. Bertie stole four bases against the New York Mets in September 2019.
Meanwhile, the Los Angeles Angels won the game 11-3.