The Jacoby Ellsbury Report

by Bill Chuck on October 17, 2013

Jacoby Ellsbury had four hits last night in the Red Sox 7-3 loss to the Tigers. It was the 149th time in postseason history that a player had an at least four hit game.

Four hit postseason games 2011-13

Rk Player Date Series G Tm Opp Rslt PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI
1 Jacoby Ellsbury 2013-10-16 ALCS 4 BOS DET L 3-7 5 5 1 4 1 1 0 1
2 Coco Crisp 2013-10-08 ALDS 4 OAK DET L 6-8 5 5 3 4 0 1 0 1
3 Pablo Sandoval 2012-10-24 WS 1 SFG DET W 8-3 4 4 3 4 0 0 3 4
4 Yadier Molina 2012-10-22 NLCS 7 STL SFG L 0-9 4 4 0 4 0 0 0 0
5 Ichiro Suzuki 2012-10-13 ALCS 1 NYY DET L 4-6 6 6 1 4 0 0 1 2
6 Albert Pujols 2011-10-22 WS 3 STL TEX W 16-7 6 6 4 5 0 0 3 6
7 Adrian Beltre 2011-10-22 WS 3 TEX STL L 7-16 5 5 2 4 1 0 0 1
8 Albert Pujols 2011-10-10 NLCS 2 STL MIL W 12-3 5 5 3 4 3 0 1 5
9 Ryan Theriot 2011-10-04 NLDS 3 STL PHI L 2-3 5 5 0 4 0 0 0 0
10 Albert Pujols 2011-10-04 NLDS 3 STL PHI L 2-3 5 5 1 4 3 0 0 0
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Three players have had multiple four-ht games in a single postseason

Rk Player Year # PA AB H 2B 3B HR RBI
1 Albert Pujols 2011 3 16 16 13 6 0 4 11
2 Robin Yount 1982 2 10 10 8 2 0 1 3
3 George Brett 1985 2 9 9 8 1 0 2 3
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Players with multiple four-hit games in their careers

Rk Player # PA AB H 2B 3B HR RBI
1 Albert Pujols 3 16 16 13 6 0 4 11
2 Robin Yount 2 10 10 8 2 0 1 3
3 Bernie Williams 2 12 12 8 2 0 0 3
4 Alex Rodriguez 2 11 11 8 3 0 2 5
5 Brooks Robinson 2 9 9 8 0 0 1 2
6 Mickey Rivers 2 10 10 8 1 1 0 1
7 Manny Ramirez 2 9 9 8 0 0 3 3
8 Paul Molitor 2 11 11 9 0 0 1 5
9 Derek Jeter 2 10 10 9 2 0 2 2
10 Steve Garvey 2 10 10 8 1 0 3 9
11 Nomar Garciaparra 2 10 10 8 1 1 1 3
12 Jacoby Ellsbury 2 10 10 8 4 1 0 3
13 George Brett 2 9 9 8 1 0 2 3
14 Roberto Alomar 2 11 10 8 1 1 1 4
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Ellsbury and Nomar Garciaparra are the only Red Sox with multiple four-hit postseason games

Rk Player Date Series G Tm Opp Rslt PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI
1 Jacoby Ellsbury 2013-10-16 ALCS 4 BOS DET L 3-7 5 5 1 4 1 1 0 1
2 Jacoby Ellsbury 2007-10-27 WS 3 BOS COL W 10-5 5 5 2 4 3 0 0 2
3 David Ortiz 2004-10-08 ALDS 3 BOS ANA W 8-6 6 6 2 4 2 0 1 3
4 Nomar Garciaparra 2003-10-15 ALCS 6 BOS NYY W 9-6 5 5 2 4 0 1 0 0
5 Manny Ramirez 2003-10-08 ALCS 1 BOS NYY W 5-2 5 5 3 4 0 0 1 1
6 Todd Walker 2003-10-01 ALDS 1 BOS OAK L 4-5 5 5 2 4 0 0 2 3
7 Nomar Garciaparra 1999-10-16 ALCS 3 BOS NYY W 13-1 5 5 1 4 1 0 1 3
8 Mike Stanley 1999-10-10 ALDS 4 BOS CLE W 23-7 6 6 3 5 1 1 0 1
9 John Valentin 1999-10-10 ALDS 4 BOS CLE W 23-7 5 5 2 4 1 0 2 7
10 Jason Varitek 1999-10-10 ALDS 4 BOS CLE W 23-7 5 5 5 4 2 0 1 3
11 Luis Alicea 1995-10-03 ALDS 1 BOS CLE L 4-5 5 5 1 4 1 0 1 1
12 Spike Owen 1986-10-14 ALCS 6 BOS CAL W 10-4 4 4 1 4 0 1 0 2
13 Rich Gedman 1986-10-12 ALCS 5 BOS CAL W 7-6 5 4 2 4 1 0 1 2
14 Wally Moses 1946-10-10 WS 4 BOS STL L 3-12 5 5 0 4 0 0 0 0
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Ellsbury now has the most three-plus hit games in Red Sox postseason history

Rk Player # PA AB H 2B 3B HR RBI
1 Jacoby Ellsbury 5 24 24 17 7 1 0 5
2 Kevin Youkilis 4 20 19 12 3 0 2 5
3 David Ortiz 4 23 22 13 4 0 2 8
4 Carl Yastrzemski 3 16 14 9 0 0 3 5
5 Jason Varitek 3 13 13 10 4 0 1 4
6 John Valentin 3 16 15 10 1 0 3 12
7 Manny Ramirez 3 15 14 10 1 0 1 5
8 Dustin Pedroia 3 16 15 9 2 0 3 9
9 Spike Owen 3 14 12 10 0 1 0 3
10 Jose Offerman 3 18 16 9 0 1 1 6
11 Trot Nixon 3 11 11 9 6 0 1 3
12 Rich Gedman 3 13 12 10 2 0 1 4
13 Nomar Garciaparra 3 15 14 11 1 1 2 5
14 Johnny Damon 3 16 15 9 0 0 2 6
15 Marty Barrett 3 16 13 9 2 0 0 5
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