Triple (baseball)

in baseball, a three-base hit

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]

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


  1. "Single-Season Leaders and Records for Triples". Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved August 16, 2011.