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1st to Reach 900 Stolen Bases in since 1900

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Who was the first major league baseball player to to reach 900 stolen bases since 1900?

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This one gets in under the wire. Billy Hamilton, who retired in 1901, finished his career with 914 stolen bases. He is now ranked 3rd on the list of stolen bases behind Rickey Henderson (1,406) and Lou Brock (938). Hamilton still holds the record for the most stolen based in 1 game – 7 set August 31, 1894.