Tags » Home Runs

League Record Book: Home Runs

So, home runs. They must be taken in context, right? (Park Factors is a project I’m always trying to work on, but it takes so… 116 more words

Winchester Royals

Watch NL Rookie of the Year Kris Bryant club a 495-foot homer

Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant won the 2015 NL Rookie of the Year Award on Monday, surprising no one. The 23-year-old slugger raked at every level of the minor leagues in 2013 and 2014, then raked so hard in spring training it became a whole thing, then raked in the Majors to the tune of a .275/.369/.488 line with 26 homers in his first season. 168 more words


Clemson Basketball 2015-16 Preview: Interview with Jaron Blossomgame

Clemson starting Power Forward Jaron Blossomgame took huge strides last year, becoming dramatically more offensively efficient while also scoring 8.2 more points per game per season. 550 more words

Home Runs

Second 2016 All-Fan Giveaway Revealed: Ryan Braun Franchise HR Leader Bobblehead Day Set for May 1

It’s that time of year again–time to begin unveiling next season’s All-Fan Giveaway schedule!

With a lineup that features plenty of fan favorites, a handful of new faces and even a couple unexpected twists, we can’t wait to show you what we have in store for 2016. 271 more words

4 things to know about Michael Conforto's multi-homer night

NEW YORK — Mets rookie Michael Conforto put his team ahead, 1-0, with a long solo homer into the upper deck at Citi Field in Game 4 on Saturday night. 330 more words


Alex Gordon hits massive, late homer tie World Series Game 1

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A wild Game 1 of the World Series on Tuesday took a turn for the spectacular with the Royals trailing, 4-3, with one out in the bottom of the ninth inning, when outfielder Alex Gordon smashed a 428-foot home run to dead center field to tie the game off dominant Mets closer Jeurys Familia. 85 more words


Kiner Cruised to Seven Home Run Titles

By Glen Sparks

“I try to hit the ball as hard as I can every time I swing.” – Ralph Kiner, Pittsburgh Pirates slugger

Home-run hitters, Kiner liked to say, drive Cadillacs. 792 more words