Don’t spend too much time committing current MLB records to memory. From now through the end of 2013, there could be a handful of new teams and individuals rewriting history.

Career and single-season marks set by Barry Bonds, Babe Ruth, Nolan Ryan and Cy Young seem to be completely safe. While it’s technically possible for several players to beat Joe DiMaggio’s famous hitting streak or for the Houston Astros to lose more games than any previous team, the odds are ridiculously slim.

If you’re going to generously spend a few moments skimming this article, it ought to be filled with records that are both intriguing and attainable. We found 10 of them that fit that criteria.


*All stats updated through the games as of Aug. 9.

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