Four with four hits in interleague play last night

There have now been 658 times that a batter has gotten at least four hits in an interleague game and four of them happened last night.

Jhonny Peralta, David Lough, Kelly Johnson, and Adrian Gonzalez all joined the four-hit club.

So far, in 2013, there have been 14 games in interleague play in which a batter had at least four hits

Rk Player Date Tm Opp Rslt PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO
1 Jhonny Peralta 2013-05-27 DET PIT W 6-5 4 4 0 4 1 0 0 3 0 0
2 David Lough 2013-05-27 KCR STL L 3-6 5 5 1 4 1 0 0 0 0 1
3 Kelly Johnson 2013-05-27 TBR MIA W 10-6 5 5 2 4 1 0 2 6 0 1
4 Adrian Gonzalez 2013-05-27 LAD LAA W 8-7 4 4 4 4 2 0 0 1 0 0
5 Everth Cabrera 2013-05-15 SDP BAL W 8-4 6 5 1 4 0 0 0 1 1 0
6 Manny Machado 2013-05-15 BAL SDP L 4-8 5 5 2 4 3 0 0 0 0 0
7 Melky Cabrera 2013-05-14 TOR SFG W 10-6 5 5 2 4 1 0 0 2 0 0
8 Carlos Gomez 2013-05-08 MIL TEX L 1-4 4 4 0 4 1 1 0 0 0 0
9 Andrew McCutchen 2013-05-07 PIT SEA W 4-1 4 4 1 4 1 0 0 1 0 0
10 Ryan Raburn 2013-05-01 CLE PHI W 6-0 5 5 0 4 1 0 0 2 0 1
11 Welington Castillo 2013-04-18 CHC TEX W 6-2 4 4 1 4 1 0 0 0 0 0
12 Daniel Murphy 2013-04-12 NYM MIN W 16-5 6 5 3 4 2 0 0 4 0 0
13 Michael Young 2013-04-07 PHI KCR L 8-9 5 5 1 4 1 0 0 1 0 0
14 Eric Hosmer 2013-04-05 KCR PHI W 13-4 6 5 2 4 1 0 0 3 1 1
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The record for hits in an interleague game is six, held by Cal Ripken, Nomar Garciaparra, and Chone Figgins

Rk Player Date Tm Opp Rslt PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB
1 Chone Figgins 2007-06-18 LAA HOU W 10-9 6 6 1 6 1 1 0 3 0
2 Nomar Garciaparra 2003-06-21 BOS PHI L 5-6 7 6 1 6 0 0 0 1 1
3 Cal Ripken 1999-06-13 BAL ATL W 22-1 6 6 5 6 1 0 2 6 0
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The Elite Eight

Eight batters have had three interleague games of 4+ hits in a single season

Rk Player Year # PA AB H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO
1 Mike Sweeney 2000 3 Ind. Games 16 14 12 0 0 3 9 2 0
2 Shannon Stewart 2000 3 Ind. Games 16 14 12 8 0 2 9 2 0
3 Joe Mauer 2006 3 Ind. Games 16 15 13 2 1 1 10 1 0
4 Mark Loretta 2003 3 Ind. Games 15 15 12 0 1 0 4 0 1
5 Adrian Gonzalez 2011 3 Ind. Games 14 14 12 1 0 0 5 0 0
6 Ray Durham 1999 3 Ind. Games 17 15 12 3 1 1 2 2 0
7 Carl Crawford 2004 3 Ind. Games 15 15 12 0 2 0 3 0 1
8 Hank Blalock 2004 3 Ind. Games 15 15 12 3 0 1 2 0 0
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Nine to Know

Players with the most career 4+ hit interleague games

Rk Player # PA AB H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO BA
1 Albert Pujols 8 Ind. Games 42 38 32 5 0 6 18 4 1 .842
2 Johnny Damon 8 Ind. Games 45 45 34 10 1 3 15 0 2 .756
3 Mike Sweeney 7 Ind. Games 37 34 28 1 0 5 20 3 2 .824
4 Adrian Gonzalez 7 Ind. Games 32 31 28 7 0 1 9 1 1 .903
5 Carl Crawford 7 Ind. Games 36 35 28 3 3 0 5 1 3 .800
6 Ichiro Suzuki 6 Ind. Games 32 31 25 3 0 1 5 0 2 .806
7 Joe Mauer 6 Ind. Games 32 31 25 5 1 1 12 1 1 .806
8 Nick Markakis 6 Ind. Games 29 27 25 4 1 0 5 1 0 .926
9 Bobby Abreu 6 Ind. Games 32 29 24 3 1 1 13 3 0 .828
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