Major League Baseball recognizes stolen base leaders in the American League and National League each season.
led the American League in stolen bases twelve times, more times than any other player.
led the American League in steals in nine consecutive seasons, the longest streak of any player.
was the first player to lead the American League in stolen bases with different teams.
led the National League in stolen bases ten times, the most times of any player.
led the National League in stolen bases in six consecutive seasons. Vince Coleman
is the only other player to do so.
John Montgomery Ward
was the first player to lead the National League in stolen bases for different teams.