For all seasons after 1973, the play-by-play data is complete (summary of missing data for pre-1974). For some games from 1954 to 1973, we do not have complete play-by-play.

Summary of 47 Home Runs

0 leading off, 0 walk-off, 7 tying, 9 go ahead, 18 lacking some details

6 Tms
BOS 23
PIT 11
CLE 5
CHW 5
CHC 2
Platoon
vs RHP 44
vs LHP 3
Home/Road
Away 31
Home 16
Outs
Unk 18
1 13
2 10
0 6
14 Opps
CLE 8
NYY 7
PHA 5
SLB 5
DET 5
14 Parks
Fenway Pk 9
Yankee Stad 6
Shibe Pk 4
League Pk II 4
Sprtsmn3/Busch 4
Where Hit
9 17
Unk 10
89 1
78 1
 
General field locations
when available.
Game Totals
1·HR gms 43
2·HR gms 2
Gms w/ this # = 0
are not shown.
Bases
--- 15
1-- 10
12- 2
-2- 1
1-3 1
Inning
1 11
3 5
4 3
5 8
6 1
RelScore
+4.. 1
+1 5
Tied 8
-1 6
-2 2
Before event,
for batter
DefPos
CF 23
1B 17
RF 5
PH 1
LF 1
OrderPos
2nd 22
3rd 10
1st 7
4th 3
7th 2
Leverage
High Lev 3
Medium Lev 12
Low Lev 14

Play By Play

Play By Play
1943 #car #yr #gm Date @Bat   Pitcher Score Inn Out RoB RBI BOP Pos WPA bWE Notes Play Description
11111943-07-24BOSSLBBobo Newsomtied 2-2b 511-33280.23389%Home Run (Deep RF); Judd Scores; Newsome Scores
22211943-07-28 (1)BOSDETVirgil Truckstied 0-0b 11---1280.11264%Home Run (Deep RF)
33311943-08-11BOS@CHWOrval Grovet 1138
44411943-08-16BOS@SLBCharlie Fuchst 5138
55511943-08-25 (1)BOS@CLEVern Kennedyt 1129
1944 #car #yr #gm Date @Bat   Pitcher Score Inn Out RoB RBI BOP Pos WPA bWE Notes Play Description
66111944-05-05BOS@NYYAtley Donaldt 5118
77211944-05-24BOS@SLBJack Kramert 3123
88311944-05-31BOS@CLEEd Kliemant 9118
99411944-06-01BOS@CLERay Poatt 9313
1010511944-08-14BOSSLBDenny Galehouseb 7223
1111611944-08-18 (2)BOSDETJohnny Gorsicab 1123
1212711944-08-20 (1)BOSCLERay Poatb 7123
1313811944-08-29 (2)BOS@NYYBill Bevenstied 0-0t 11---1280.10558%IPHRInside-the-park Home Run to CF (LF-CF)
1414911944-09-09BOSNYYTiny Bonhambehind 0-1b 11---1280.11252%Home Run (Deep CF-RF)
1945 #car #yr #gm Date @Bat   Pitcher Score Inn Out RoB RBI BOP Pos WPA bWE Notes Play Description
1515111945-05-20 (2)BOS@CHWOrval Grovet 7273
1616211945-05-31BOSCLERed Embreebehind 1-2b 521--2130.32769%Home Run (Deep RF); Garbark Scores
1717311945-06-08BOS@NYYAl Gettelahead 4-3t 71-2-2330.16990%Home Run (Deep RF); Lake Scores
1818411945-06-12BOS@PHAJesse Florest 8233
1919511945-07-07BOS@CLEAl Smitht 1123
1946 #car #yr #gm Date @Bat   Pitcher Score Inn Out RoB RBI BOP Pos WPA bWE Notes Play Description
2020111946-04-21 (1)BOSPHAJoe Berrybehind 8-11b 9212-3690.49353%Home Run; Pesky Scores; Williams Scores
2121211946-05-21BOS@DETVirgil Truckst 3119
2222311946-06-09 (1)BOSDETDizzy Troutb 5219
2323411946-09-19BOS@SLBEllis Kinderbehind 0-4t 811--2270.0599%Home Run; Gutteridge Scores
1947 #car #yr #gm Date @Bat   Pitcher Score Inn Out RoB RBI BOP Pos WPA bWE Notes Play Description
2424111947-05-03CLEBOSTex Hughsonbehind 0-1b 11---1280.11252%Home Run
2525211947-07-23CLE@PHADick Fowlerbehind 0-2t 311--2180.19548%Home Run; Hegan Scores
2626311947-08-02 (1)CLE@NYYBobo Newsombehind 1-2t 70---1280.20650%Home Run
2727411947-08-03CLE@NYYAllie Reynoldsbehind 2-4t 32---1280.10234%Home Run
2828511947-09-16 (1)CLE@PHAJoe Colemanahead 4-3t 81---1280.12786%Home Run
1949 #car #yr #gm Date @Bat   Pitcher Score Inn Out RoB RBI BOP Pos WPA bWE Notes Play Description
2929111949-06-16 (1)CHW@NYYTommy Byrnetied 0-0t 121--2480.17965%Home Run; Philley Scores
3030211949-06-26 (2)CHW@PHAJoe Colemantied 0-0t 41---1480.12860%Home Run
3131311949-07-01CHW@DETFred Hutchinsont 5148
3232411949-09-05 (2)CHW@CLEBob Lemontied 0-0t 101--2280.15069%Home Run; Philley Scores
3333521949-09-05 (2)CHW@CLEBob Lemonbehind 3-6t 82---1280.0418%Home Run
1951 #car #yr #gm Date @Bat   Pitcher Score Inn Out RoB RBI BOP Pos WPA bWE Notes Play Description
3434111951-05-22PITBROCarl Erskinebehind 3-4b 32---1380.12451%Home Run
3535211951-05-25PIT@CHCFrank Hillerahead 2-1t 52---1280.12572%Home Run
3636311951-05-28PIT@STLTom Poholskyt 8228
1952 #car #yr #gm Date @Bat   Pitcher Score Inn Out RoB RBI BOP Pos WPA bWE Notes Play Description
3737111952-04-30PITBSNBert Thielahead 8-1b 7112-3330.002100%Home Run; Koshorek Scores; Beard Scores/unER
3838211952-06-18PIT@NYGJim Hearnbehind 0-5t 911--2380.0071%Home Run; Castiglione Scores
3939311952-07-16PITPHIRobin Robertsbehind 5-8b 911--2330.06511%Home Run; Groat Scores
4040411952-07-27 (2)PIT@BSNMax Surkonttied 0-0t 521--2330.27574%Home Run (Deep RF); Groat Scores
4141511952-08-27PITNYGBill Connellybehind 0-4b 621--2330.12019%Home Run; Davis Scores
4242611952-09-17PIT@BROBen Wadetied 0-0t 101--2230.15969%Home Run; Smith Scores
4343721952-09-17PIT@BROJoe Blackahead 2-1t 80---1230.11787%Home Run
1953 #car #yr #gm Date @Bat   Pitcher Score Inn Out RoB RBI BOP Pos WPA bWE Notes Play Description
4444111953-05-16PIT@CHCBob Rusht 72PH
4545211953-06-25CHCPHIJim Konstantybehind 0-4b 40---1290.07323%Home Run
4646311953-08-14CHCMLNMax Surkontbehind 2-3b 40---1780.12656%Home Run
1954 #car #yr #gm Date @Bat   Pitcher Score Inn Out RoB RBI BOP Pos WPA bWE Notes Play Description
4747111954-07-11 (1)MLN@CINJackie Collumahead 4-3t 72---1530.14079%Home Run

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