Sam Crawford’s 309 career triples
Hitting a triple at the professional level requires some serious speed. This is the one time you cannot stand at the plate and admiring your work after putting the ball in play! Sam Crawford hit 309 career triples, are you kidding me! If you don’t recognize Sam Crawford’s name, just realize he is the man who has 14 more triples than Ty Cobb (295) listed second and Honus Wagner (252) who is sitting third on the all-time triples list. Carl Crawford is the active leader in triples with (118).