BluGrass Baseball Record Book: Hits

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Hall of Famer Earle Combs

Hall of Famer Earle Combs

In the second installment of the record book series we’ll look at Kentucky’s all-time hits leaders for a career and single-season.  Remember we’re following the “Lincoln Rule,” so all players have to have been born in Kentucky.

Career Hits Leaders

  1. Pee Wee Reese — 1940-1958 — 2170
  2. Bobby Veach — 1912-1925 — 2063
  3. Earle Combs — 1924-1935 — 1866
  4. Gus Bell — 1950-1964 — 1823
  5. Travis Fryman — 1990-2002 — 1776

Single-Season Hits Leaders

  1. Earle Combs — 1927 — 231
  2. Bobby Veach — 1921 — 207
  3. Bill Sweeney — 1912 — 204
  4. Earle Combs — 1925 — 203
  5. Earle Combs — 1929 — 202/Bobby Veach — 1922 — 202

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