What Is the Longest at-Bat in MLB History?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Apr 3, 2020 4:09:28 AM ET

The longest recorded Major League Baseball at-bat happened in 1988 when Bartolo Colon of the Cleveland Indians threw 20 pitches to Ricky Gutiérrez of the Houston Astros. Gutiérrez took two strikes and three balls and fouled off 13 pitches before striking out on the 20th pitch.