On September 7, 1978 — In a 9-4 victory over the Montreal Expos, New York Mets backstop John Stearns establishes a new mark for National League catchers with his 25th stolen base. Johnny Kling swiped 24 bases catching for the Cubs in 1902.

 

 

 


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Baseball Reference September 7
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