Did you know that Hughie Jennings, who was drilled fifty-one (51) times in 1896, and Ron Hunt, who was drilled fifty (50) times in 1971, are the only two (2) players in Major League history to be hit by a pitch more than forty-nine times in a season?
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The American League single season record for hit by pitch was set in 1986 by Don Baylor of the Boston Red Sox. The National League single season record for hit by pitch is on this page. Is either the Career Leader for Hit by Pitch?