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Most often it occured in the old days of Baseball. Baseball almanac has the info:

It's true it happened more often in the old days, but you still see it occasionally, mostly when there's a left-hander on the mound. I saw it happen at Fenway Park about seven years ago. And of course Brad Ausmus did it in the 2002 World Series.

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Q: Has anyone in the history of baseball ever stolen home on a non passed ball by the catcher?
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