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Jeff Blauser

This isn’t easy to do. Just try it some time. On October 1, 1987, with the bases full of Astros, Gerald Perry, the runner on third, scores on a delayed steal of home when the return throw from Braves’ right-hander Danny Darwin is dropped by backstop Ronn Reynolds, who suffers a bruised and lacerated right hand on the play.

The other runners, Jeff Blauser (a former Brave) on first and Ken Oberkfell on second, also advance a base, making it a rare triple steal, an event which will not occur again for another 21 years.

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