Hit location and pitches data is shown only for seasons after 1988 (completeness summary of pitch data and hit data).

Summary of 130 Home Runs

0 leading off, 3 walk-off, 13 tying, 41 go ahead

4 Tms
DET 89
NYY 19
CHW 19
PIT 3
Platoon
vs RHP 98
vs LHP 32
Home/Road
Away 66
Home 64
Outs
1 49
2 42
0 39
16 Opps
TEX 14
SEA 13
KCR 12
MIN 11
BAL 11
18 Parks
Tiger Stad 56
Yankee Stad 8
Kingdome 7
KauffmanStad 7
Comiskey Pk 6
Where Hit
9 65
7 33
Unk 14
8 14
89 4
General field locations
when available.
Game Totals
1·HR gms 114
2·HR gms 8
Gms w/ this # = 0
are not shown.
Bases
--- 66
1-- 34
12- 12
-2- 9
123 4
Inning
1 17
2 9
3 15
4 15
5 12
RelScore
+4.. 11
+3 6
+2 8
+1 21
Tied 32
Before event,
for batter
DefPos
LF 107
DH 12
RF 11
OrderPos
3rd 60
5th 27
4th 24
6th 17
7th 1
Leverage
High Lev 30
Medium Lev 53
Low Lev 47

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1977 #car #yr #gm Date @Bat   Pitcher Score Inn Out RoB Pit(cnt) RBI BOP Pos WPA bWE Notes Play Description
11111977-04-12DET@TORBill Singerahead 2-0t 6112-3670.14295%Home Run; Oglivie Scores; Thompson Scores
22211977-04-16DET@KCRDoug Birdbehind 3-4t 721--2370.39065%Home Run; Fuentes Scores/unER; Kemp Scores/Team unER
33311977-04-20DET@BOSLuis Tiantahead 2-1t 61---1670.12475%Home Run
44411977-05-01DET@MINPaul Thormodsgardahead 1-0t 21---1670.09968%Home Run
55511977-05-12DET@MILBill Traversahead 4-1t 60---1570.05592%Home Run
66611977-05-20DET@CHWKen Bretttied 0-0t 121--2470.18466%Home Run; Wockenfuss Scores
77711977-06-16DETTORJerry Garvinahead 2-1b 821--2470.11997%Home Run; Oglivie Scores
88811977-06-22DETNYYKen Holtzmanbehind 2-7b 60-2-2470.07617%Home Run; Staub Scores
99911977-06-24DETCLEJim Bibbybehind 0-1b 20---1470.10655%Home Run
10101011977-07-03 (2)DET@NYYDick Tidrowahead 5-4t 80---1470.11887%Home Run
11111111977-07-08DETCHWDon Kirkwoodbehind 5-10b 72--32470.0548%Home Run; LeFlore Scores
12121211977-07-30DET@TEXDock Ellisbehind 1-5t 61---1470.04811%Home Run
13131311977-08-10DETMILBob McClureahead 4-3b 81---1470.08193%Home Run
14141411977-08-12DETMINTom Johnsonbehind 10-12b 91---1470.07112%Home Run
15151511977-08-19DET@SEADick Poletied 0-0t 1112-3470.21675%Home Run; Fuentes Scores; Staub Scores
16161621977-08-19DET@SEADiego Seguiahead 3-2t 71---1470.13380%Home Run
17171711977-08-21DET@SEAPaul Mitchelltied 3-3t 61---1470.17164%Home Run
18181811977-09-04DETOAKRick Langfordbehind 3-6b 521--2470.19436%IPHRInside-the-park Home Run to CF; Fuentes Scores
1978 #car #yr #gm Date @Bat   Pitcher Score Inn Out RoB Pit(cnt) RBI BOP Pos WPA bWE Notes Play Description
1919111978-04-16DET@TORJim Clancybehind 0-2t 41---1570.10834%Home Run
2020211978-05-18DET@MILBob McClurebehind 3-7t 8012-3570.14624%Home Run; Staub Scores; Thompson Scores
2121311978-06-04DETMINMac Scarceahead 4-3b 82-2-2570.10797%Home Run (Deep LF); Rodriguez Scores
2222411978-06-10DETKCRDennis Leonardahead 1-0b 32---1270.10774%Home Run
2323511978-07-06DETCLEPaul Reuschelahead 7-3b 62---1570.02597%Home Run
2424611978-07-08DET@TEXDoyle Alexandertied 0-0t 20---1570.11061%Home Run
2525711978-07-09DET@TEXFergie Jenkinsbehind 0-1t 411--2570.23661%Home Run; Thompson Scores
2626811978-07-22DETCALJohn Caneiratied 0-0b 1212-3570.25079%Home Run; Mankowski Scores; Thompson Scores
2727911978-08-06DETCHWKen Kravecahead 4-0b 5112-3570.04499%Home Run (Deep RF); Whitaker Scores; Staub Scores
28281011978-08-17DETCLEDave Freislebenbehind 0-2b 111234570.27272%Home Run; Whitaker Scores; Staub Scores; Thompson Scores
29291111978-09-01DET@KCRDennis Leonardahead 3-0t 52-233570.11296%Home Run; Staub Scores; Thompson Scores
30301211978-09-10DETCLEDan Spillnerbehind 2-4b 811--2570.39256%Home Run; Thompson Scores
31311311978-09-12DETNYYDick Tidrowtied 0-0b 121-33570.24479%Home Run; LeFlore Scores; Staub Scores
32321411978-09-18DETBOSBob Stanleybehind 3-4b 82---1570.33553%Home Run
33331511978-09-23 (2)DET@BALJim Palmerbehind 0-5t 72---1570.0143%Home Run
1979 #car #yr #gm Date @Bat   Pitcher Score Inn Out RoB Pit(cnt) RBI BOP Pos WPA bWE Notes Play Description
3434111979-04-07DETTEXFergie Jenkinsbehind 1-2b 40---1470.12856%Home Run
3535211979-04-15DET@TEXSparky Lylebehind 1-6t 72-233370.09213%Home Run; LeFlore Scores; Whitaker Scores
3636311979-05-07DETCHWSteve Troutbehind 0-4b 401--2470.13332%Home Run (Deep RF); Staub Scores
3737411979-05-13DETMILMoose Haasahead 4-2b 62---1470.07689%Home Run (Deep RF)
3838511979-05-16DET@NYYRon Guidrybehind 0-6t 901--2490.0092%Home Run; Staub Scores
3939611979-05-26DETBALTim Stoddardbehind 3-5b 90---1370.11421%Home Run
4040711979-05-27 (1)DETBALScott McGregorahead 1-0b 311--2370.15482%Home Run; Whitaker Scores
4141811979-05-27 (2)DETBALSteve Stonebehind 0-1b 12---1370.10051%Home Run
4242911979-06-10DET@CALDave LaRocheahead 7-4t 41-2-2370.08992%Home Run; Whitaker Scores
43431011979-06-18DET@BOSSteve Renkobehind 2-3t 421234370.36678%Home Run; Trammell Scores/unER; LeFlore Scores/unER; Staub Scores/unER; Kemp Scores/unER
44441111979-07-01DETCLEDan Spillnerahead 7-1b 7112-3370.006100%Home Run; LeFlore Scores; Whitaker Scores
45451211979-07-07DET@MILPaul Mitchellahead 4-3t 71---1370.13280%Home Run
46461311979-07-10DETMINGeoff Zahntied 0-0b 111--2370.16171%Home Run (Deep RF); Whitaker Scores
47471411979-07-20DET@MINDarrell Jacksonahead 3-0t 311--2370.10489%Home Run; Whitaker Scores
48481521979-07-20DET@MINGary Serumahead 5-4t 51---1370.11772%Home Run
49491611979-07-29DET@TORJim Clancyahead 3-1t 52---13DH0.09481%Home Run
50501711979-08-03 (1)DETKCRSteve Busbytied 1-1b 30---1370.11067%Home Run
51511821979-08-03 (1)DETKCRSteve Mingoribehind 2-5b 71---1370.08319%Home Run
52521911979-08-07 (1)DETTEXJim Kerntied 1-1b 901--2370.282100%Walk-OffHome Run; Whitaker Scores
53532011979-08-08 (1)DETTEXFergie Jenkinsbehind 5-16b 80---1370.0000%Home Run
54542111979-08-10 (1)DET@KCRRich Galebehind 1-2t 611--2470.28263%Home Run; Trammell Scores
55552211979-08-26 (1)DETSEARob Dresslerbehind 1-3b 62---1370.12733%Home Run
56562321979-08-26 (1)DETSEAByron McLaughlintied 3-3b 100---1370.355100%Walk-OffHome Run
57572411979-08-26 (2)DETSEARandy Steinbehind 6-8b 701--23DH0.29459%Home Run; Trammell Scores
58582511979-09-02DETOAKRick Langfordbehind 0-4b 60---1370.06717%Home Run
59592611979-09-20DETBALSteve Stoneahead 1-0b 101--23DH0.12780%Home Run; Whitaker Scores
1980 #car #yr #gm Date @Bat   Pitcher Score Inn Out RoB Pit(cnt) RBI BOP Pos WPA bWE Notes Play Description
6060111980-04-19DETKCRDennis Leonardbehind 0-2b 12---1370.09541%Home Run
6161221980-04-19DETKCRGary Christensonbehind 5-6b 7112-3370.43488%Home Run; Whitaker Scores; Gibson Scores
6262311980-04-25DETBOSDennis Eckersleytied 0-0b 11-2-2370.15272%Home Run; Whitaker Scores
6363411980-05-21DETNYYRudy Maybehind 2-5b 8212-33DH0.44353%Home Run; Dyer Scores; Trammell Scores
6464511980-05-22DET@BALScott McGregortied 0-0t 12---13DH0.10256%Home Run
6565611980-06-16 (2)DETMILReggie Clevelandbehind 0-5b 821--2370.0314%Home Run; Whitaker Scores
6666711980-07-21DET@CALDon Aasetied 0-0t 40---1370.12863%Home Run
6767821980-07-21DET@CALDon Aaseahead 2-1t 5212-3370.25389%Home Run; Peters Scores; Trammell Scores
6868911980-07-23DET@CALDave LaRochetied 0-0t 12---13DH0.10457%Home Run
69691011980-07-31DETCALJohn Montagueahead 10-5b 521--23DH0.03099%Home Run; Trammell Scores
70701111980-08-02DETSEAJim Beattieahead 4-0b 72---13DH0.01898%Home Run
71711211980-08-14DETBOSSteve Renkobehind 0-3b 12---13DH0.08231%Home Run
72721311980-08-16DETTEXKen Claybehind 2-9b 61---1370.0112%Home Run
73731421980-08-16DETTEXDanny Darwinbehind 3-12b 921--2370.0000%Home Run (CF-RF); Peters Scores
74741511980-08-17 (1)DETTEXFergie Jenkinsbehind 0-1b 41---1370.13653%Home Run (CF-RF)
75751611980-08-21 (2)DET@MINRoger Ericksonahead 2-1t 50---1370.11175%Home Run
76761711980-08-29DETMILFred Holdsworthahead 4-2b 50---13DH0.07288%Home Run
77771811980-09-01DETCHWBritt Burnsbehind 0-9b 521--23DH0.0112%Home Run; Trammell Scores
78781911980-09-16DET@BALSteve Stonebehind 0-2t 621--2370.26144%Home Run; Peters Scores
79792011980-09-20DETCLERoss Grimsleyahead 4-2b 411234370.11797%Home Run; Whitaker Scores; Peters Scores; Trammell Scores
80802111980-09-24DETTORJackson Toddbehind 2-7b 60---1370.04110%Home Run (CF-RF)
1981 #car #yr #gm Date @Bat   Pitcher Score Inn Out RoB Pit(cnt) RBI BOP Pos WPA bWE Notes Play Description
8181111981-05-08DET@CALSteve Renkotied 1-1t 611--2370.27978%Home Run; Kelleher Scores
8282211981-05-18DETTEXJon Matlacktied 0-0b 12---13DH0.10962%Home Run
8383311981-05-23DETBALSammy Stewartbehind 1-9b 80---1370.0020%Home Run
8484411981-05-24 (1)DETBALSteve Luebberahead 6-2b 611--2370.03099%Home Run; Trammell Scores
8585511981-06-03DETMILJerry Augustineahead 3-0b 81---1370.01599%Home Run
8686611981-06-10DET@MINBrad Havenstied 1-1t 31---1370.12060%Home Run
8787711981-08-21DETTEXDanny Darwinahead 3-1b 32---1370.08383%Home Run
8888811981-09-07DETBOSBob Ojedatied 0-0b 20---1470.11266%Home Run
8989911981-09-14DET@BOSMike Torrezbehind 1-2t 61---1370.17047%Home Run
1982 #car #yr #gm Date @Bat   Pitcher Score Inn Out RoB Pit(cnt) RBI BOP Pos WPA bWE Notes Play Description
9090111982-04-15CHW@BOSBob Ojedatied 1-1t 32-2-2370.19668%Home Run; Bernazard Scores
9191211982-04-27CHW@MILRandy Lerchtied 0-0t 11-2-2370.16168%Home Run; LeFlore Scores
9292311982-05-10CHW@TORJoey McLaughlinbehind 2-3t 711--2370.33966%Home Run; Bernazard Scores
9393411982-06-10CHWCALDave Goltztied 6-6b 90---1370.363100%Walk-OffHome Run
9494511982-06-16CHW@OAKDave Beardbehind 4-5t 821--2370.53672%Home Run; LeFlore Scores
9595611982-06-19CHW@CALLuis Sanchezbehind 3-4t 511234370.32783%Home Run; Rodriguez Scores; Almon Scores; Bernazard Scores
9696711982-06-26CHW@SEABryan Clarkahead 7-1t 42-2-2370.03298%Home Run; LeFlore Scores
9797811982-06-28CHW@MINPaul Borisahead 5-0t 41-2-2370.04197%Home Run; Law Scores
9898911982-07-27CHW@BALJim Palmerbehind 0-2t 311--2370.18747%Home Run; Law Scores
99991011982-08-04 (2)CHW@NYYTommy Johnahead 5-0t 80---1570.00999%Home Run
1001001111982-08-20CHW@KCRDennis Leonardtied 2-2t 32---1570.12058%Home Run
1011011211982-08-21CHW@KCRBill Castrobehind 1-3t 81---1670.10020%Home Run
1021021311982-08-22CHW@KCRDave Frostahead 10-1t 901--2670.000100%Home Run; Hairston Scores
1031031411982-08-31CHWCLELen Barkertied 0-0b 20---1570.10666%Home Run
1041041511982-09-10CHW@OAKMike Norristied 0-0t 1212-3570.25975%Home Run; Bernazard Scores/unER; Luzinski Scores/unER; Kemp Scores/unER
1051051621982-09-10CHW@OAKMike Norrisahead 5-0t 31---1570.03394%Home Run
1061061711982-09-19CHWOAKPreston Hannaahead 3-2b 311--2570.15983%Home Run; Luzinski Scores
1071071811982-09-22CHW@SEABob Stoddardbehind 3-5t 31---1570.09836%Home Run
1081081911982-09-27 (2)CHWSEABob Stoddardtied 1-1b 6112-3470.27991%Home Run; Squires Scores; Baines Scores
1983 #car #yr #gm Date @Bat   Pitcher Score Inn Out RoB Pit(cnt) RBI BOP Pos WPA bWE Notes Play Description
109109111983-04-05NYY@SEAGaylord Perrybehind 3-4t 60---1490.15850%Home Run
110110211983-04-07NYY@SEABob Stoddardahead 1-0t 11-2-2490.13675%Home Run; Mumphrey Scores
111111311983-04-19NYY@CHWRichard Dotsonbehind 0-5t 401--2490.08519%Home Run; Winfield Scores
112112411983-05-06NYY@MINJack O'Connortied 0-0t 201--2590.16070%Home Run; Baylor Scores
113113511983-05-17NYY@DETAurelio Lopeztied 5-5t 1121--2490.48792%Home Run; Winfield Scores
114114611983-06-06NYYSEABill Caudilltied 2-2b 811-33590.22197%IPHRInside-the-park Home Run to LF; Griffey Scores; Gamble Scores
115115711983-06-08NYYCLERick Sutcliffeahead 2-1b 20---1690.09475%Home Run
116116811983-06-14NYY@CLELary Sorensenbehind 1-9t 70---1590.0041%Home Run
117117911983-06-25NYY@BOSDennis Eckersleyahead 1-0t 321--2570.18276%Home Run (Line Drive to CF-RF); Winfield Scores
1181181011983-08-02 (1)NYY@TORLuis Lealahead 3-2t 3212-3670.23484%Home Run; Gamble Scores; Wynegar Scores
1191191111983-08-12NYY@DETDan Petrytied 4-4t 71---1690.21468%Home Run
1201201211983-08-19NYYCALKen Forschtied 0-0b 20---1690.10966%Home Run
1984 #car #yr #gm Date @Bat   Pitcher Score Inn Out RoB Pit(cnt) RBI BOP Pos WPA bWE Notes Play Description
121121111984-05-07NYYCLERick Behennaahead 3-0b 521--2670.07796%Home Run; Mattingly Scores
122122211984-06-03NYY@TORJim Clancyahead 2-1t 40---1670.10673%Home Run
123123311984-06-23NYY@BALTippy Martinezbehind 2-4t 911--2670.36044%Home Run; Baylor Scores/unER
124124411984-06-30NYY@KCRMark Gubiczabehind 1-6t 70---1670.0266%Home Run
125125511984-07-02NYY@TEXDanny Darwinahead 2-0t 20---1670.08178%Home Run
126126611984-07-04NYY@TEXDave Stewartahead 2-0t 61---1670.09085%Home Run
127127711984-07-21NYYMINMike Smithsonbehind 0-3b 611--2670.19134%Home Run; Winfield Scores
1985 #car #yr #gm Date @Bat   Pitcher Score Inn Out RoB Pit(cnt) RBI BOP Pos WPA bWE Notes Play Description
128128111985-07-06PITSDPAndy Hawkinstied 2-2b 40---1670.13869%Home Run
129129211985-07-20PIT@SDPLaMarr Hoyttied 0-0t 30---1770.12362%Home Run
1986 #car #yr #gm Date @Bat   Pitcher Score Inn Out RoB Pit(cnt) RBI BOP Pos WPA bWE Notes Play Description
130130111986-04-20PIT@CHCDennis Eckersleyahead 4-3t 40---1570.10873%IPHRInside-the-park Home Run to LF

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