Triple (baseball)

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Ty Cobb sliding safely into third base, thus recording a triple

In baseball, a triple is when a batter reaches third base on a hit without an error occurring in the field. Chief Wilson hit the most triples, recording 36 in 1912.[1]

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  1. "Single-Season Leaders and Records for Triples". Baseball-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. http://www.baseball-reference.com/leaders/3B_season.shtml. Retrieved August 16, 2011.