A wild pitch is any pitched ball that is not fielded by the catcher because of a mistake by the pitcher. A wild pitch is only scored when a runner advances one or more bases because of the mistake. A wild pitch, scored WP, is its own category, it is not scored an error.
|All Time Leaders|
|Season (pre-1900)||Bill Stemmeyer||64||1886|
|Season (modern)||Juan Guzman||26||1993|
|Game (pre-1900)||Johnny Ryan||10||7/22/1876|
|Game (modern)||Bill Gullickson||6||4/10/82|
See Also: battery error