Couldn’t steal a base if their life depended on it

In 1,013 games Twins second baseman Chuck Knoblauch stole a total of 276 bases and Rod Carew stole 271 bases in 1,635 games. On the other end of the spectrum we have the following heavy-footed plodding group who had no chance to steal a base although a few of them attempted to do so.

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 Twins leaders in games played with zero stolen bases

Rk Player G ? SB PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI CS BA OBP Pos
1 Matt LeCroy 437 0 1459 1321 141 345 65 1 58 209 4 .261 .324 D2/3H
2 Jerry Zimmerman 407 0 897 790 52 161 17 2 3 62 1 .204 .273 *2/H
3 Kurt Suzuki 368 0 1355 1230 107 323 75 1 16 160 1 .263 .316 *2/HD
4 Jose Morales 290 0 756 674 79 200 35 4 12 101 1 .297 .350 *DH/327
5 Rick Renick 276 0 626 553 71 122 20 2 20 71 4 .221 .302 H/57639
6 Phil Roof 264 0 684 619 61 141 25 2 13 71 2 .228 .282 *2/HD
7 Mike Redmond 257 0 931 863 83 256 46 1 2 106 0 .297 .339 *2/DH
8 Sal Butera 201 0 553 489 33 114 15 1 1 40 0 .233 .303 *2/HD3
9 Drew Butera 186 0 534 490 38 89 21 2 5 41 0 .182 .230 *2/H1D
10 Jim Thome 179 0 582 482 69 128 28 2 37 99 0 .266 .387 *D/H
Provided by Baseball-Reference.com: View Play Index Tool Used
Generated 11/13/2016.

Even catcher Earl Battey who was as slow as they come and once was thrown out at first base on what appeared to be a clean single to right field had 13 career stolen bases.

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