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 180 Home Runs

0 leading off, 3 walk-off, 19 tying, 36 go ahead, 45 lacking some details

2 Tms
PHA 174
vs RHP 140
vs LHP 40
Home 93
Away 87
0 50
Unk 45
2 43
1 42
8 Opps
SLB 32
BOS 29
DET 29
CLE 26
NYY 22
113 Pitchers
Joe Dobson 6
Fred Hutchinson 5
Bob Feller 5
Bobo Newsom 5
Bob Muncrief 4
9 Parks
Shibe Pk 90
Sprtsmn3/Busch 22
ClevelandStd 14
Tiger Stad 14
Comiskey Pk 11
Where Hit
7 78
Unk 45
8 6
78 5
89 1
General field locations
when available.
Game Totals
1·HR gms 159
2·HR gms 9
3·HR gms 1
Gms w/ this # = 0
are not shown.
--- 73
1-- 36
12- 8
-2- 6
123 5
1 13
2 23
3 16
4 23
5 16
+4.. 12
+3 7
+2 14
+1 11
Tied 28
Before event,
for batter
CF 144
LF 34
1B 1
RF 1
6th 56
4th 44
Unk 34
3rd 19
5th 13
High Lev 29
Medium Lev 49
Low Lev 57

Play By Play

Play By Play
1938 #car #yr #gm Date @Bat   Pitcher Score Inn Out RoB RBI BOP Pos WPA bWE Notes Play Description
11111938-05-30 (1)PHAWSHMonte Weaverbehind 1-6b 1212-3670.17333%Home Run; Werber Scores; Hayes Scores
22211938-06-01PHACLEMel Harderahead 5-2b 311--2670.08991%Home Run; Johnson Scores
33311938-06-03PHACLEJohnny Allenahead 1-0b 42---1670.10574%Home Run
44411938-06-05 (2)PHACHWJohnny Rigneyahead 6-4b 80---1670.03797%Home Run
55511938-06-10PHASLBBobo Newsomtied 0-0b 21-2-2670.14872%Home Run; Johnson Scores
66611938-06-14PHA@DETVern Kennedyt 8267
77711938-06-15PHA@DETGeorge Gillt 2167
88811938-06-21PHA@SLBOral Hildebrandt 7167
99911938-06-23PHA@SLBJim Walkupt 7167
10101011938-07-24 (1)PHADETElden Aukerbehind 0-7b 511--2670.0407%Home Run; Johnson Scores
11111111938-07-27PHA@CLEAl Milnarbehind 9-12t 821--2670.12117%Home Run; Johnson Scores
12121211938-08-10PHABOSJim Bagbyahead 3-1b 601--2670.08994%Home Run; Johnson Scores
13131311938-08-21 (1)PHANYYLefty Gomezbehind 3-8b 80---1670.0275%Home Run
14141411938-08-30PHACLEJohnny Allenbehind 6-7b 71---1470.21655%Home Run (LF-CF)
15151511938-09-04 (1)PHABOSJack Wilsonb 8437
16161611938-09-10PHA@BOSFritz Ostermuellerbehind 0-1t 20---1470.09050%Home Run
17171711938-09-18 (1)PHA@CLEWillis Hudlint 1137
1939 #car #yr #gm Date @Bat   Pitcher Score Inn Out RoB RBI BOP Pos WPA bWE Notes Play Description
1818111939-05-05PHA@SLBHarry Kimberlinahead 5-1t 52---1680.05091%Home Run
1919211939-05-06PHA@SLBJohnny Marcumtied 0-0t 21---1680.09657%Home Run
2020321939-05-06PHA@SLBJohnny Marcumbehind 3-6t 41---1680.07926%Home Run
2121411939-05-19PHADETJim Walkupahead 3-1b 51---1380.07886%Home Run
2222511939-05-20PHADETSchoolboy Rowebehind 0-3b 12---1380.07932%Home Run
2323611939-06-03 (2)PHA@SLBBill Trotterbehind 5-6t 9212-3780.74289%Home Run; Moses Scores/unER; Johnson Scores/unER; Chapman Scores/unER
2424711939-06-09PHA@DETAl Bentonbehind 1-5t 421--2680.12125%Home Run; Hayes Scores/unER; Chapman Scores/unER
2525811939-06-18 (2)PHACHWJohnny Rigneyahead 7-2b 72-2-2630.013100%Home Run; Johnson Scores
2626911939-07-04 (1)PHABOSEmerson Dickmanbehind 3-10b 40---1680.0267%Home Run
27271011939-07-09 (2)PHAWSHKen Chasebehind 0-7b 701--2680.0255%Home Run; Brucker Scores
28281111939-07-14PHA@CHWJohnny Marcumahead 4-2t 9112-3680.06799%Home Run; Siebert Scores; Johnson Scores
29291211939-08-30 (1)PHA@SLBGeorge Gillbehind 7-8t 721--2780.35162%Home Run; Siebert Scores
30301311939-09-19PHADETBobo Newsombehind 0-3b 711--2680.18633%Home Run; Hayes Scores
31311411939-09-28 (2)PHA@NYYBump Hadleytied 4-4t 90---1680.32082%Home Run
32321511939-09-30PHAWSHJoe Haynesbehind 3-9b 80---1680.0143%Home Run
1940 #car #yr #gm Date @Bat   Pitcher Score Inn Out RoB RBI BOP Pos WPA bWE Notes Play Description
3333111940-04-27PHABOSJoe Hevingbehind 2-3b 711234180.36593%Home Run; Hayes Scores; Miles Scores; Brancato Scores
3434211940-05-06PHACHWJohnny Rigneybehind 0-2b 30---1780.10644%Home Run
3535311940-06-01PHACLEJoe Dobsonahead 5-1b 72---1680.01998%Home Run
3636411940-06-12PHACHWThornton Leeahead 2-1b 50---1680.10281%Home Run
3737511940-06-19 (1)PHA@DETBobo Newsomtied 2-2t 80---1780.22172%Home Run
3838611940-06-21PHA@CHWEd Weilandt 738
3939711940-06-26PHA@SLBJohnny Niggelingt 248
4040811940-07-03PHA@BOSCharlie Wagnerahead 2-0t 21---1780.08175%Home Run
4141921940-07-03PHA@BOSJoe Hevingahead 10-6t 91---1780.01299%Home Run
42421011940-07-14 (1)PHADETTom Seatsahead 3-0b 5112-3380.07997%Home Run; Gantenbein Scores/unER; Miles Scores
43431121940-07-14 (1)PHADETTom Seatsahead 6-2b 72---1380.01998%Home Run
44441211940-07-14 (2)PHADETJohnny Gorsicatied 0-0b 32---1380.11763%Home Run
45451311940-07-16PHADETFred Hutchinsonb 818
46461411940-07-25PHA@CLEMel Hardertied 0-0t 111--2380.15966%Home Run; Rubeling Scores
47471511940-07-27 (1)PHA@DETSchoolboy Rowetied 0-0t 11-2-2380.13565%Home Run; Moses Scores
48481611940-08-01PHA@CHWPete Appletont 528
49491711940-08-08PHA@WSHWalt Mastersont 318
50501811940-08-11PHA@NYYMarv Breuerahead 5-4t 92---1380.10891%Home Run
51511911940-08-14PHAWSHKen Chaseb 518
52522011940-09-04 (1)PHA@BOSJack Wilsonbehind 0-1t 40---1380.11350%Home Run
53532111940-09-16 (2)PHA@CLEHarry Eisenstattied 0-0t 11---1280.09457%Home Run
54542211940-09-19 (1)PHA@DETFloyd Giebellt 118
55552311940-09-27PHANYYMarius Russoahead 1-0b 60---1280.10484%Home Run
1941 #car #yr #gm Date @Bat   Pitcher Score Inn Out RoB RBI BOP Pos WPA bWE Notes Play Description
5656111941-04-15PHA@NYYRed Ruffingtied 0-0t 721--2680.33178%Home Run; Siebert Scores
5757211941-04-18PHABOSLefty Groveb 428
5858311941-04-23PHAWSHKen Chaseb 618
5959411941-05-11PHA@WSHKen Chasebehind 1-3t 40--32680.13150%Home Run; Siebert Scores
6060511941-05-17PHADETTommy Bridgesbehind 4-8b 82---1680.0244%Home Run
6161611941-05-21PHACHWJack Hallettb 218
6262711941-05-27 (2)PHA@BOSEmerson Dickmant 718
6363811941-07-01PHAWSHSteve Sundraahead 2-0b 30-233680.07593%Home Run; Johnson Scores; Siebert Scores
6464911941-07-06 (1)PHA@NYYAtley Donaldbehind 0-4t 20---1680.06422%Home Run
65651011941-07-20 (1)PHA@CHWTed Lyonst 718
66661111941-07-24PHASLBMaury Newlintied 5-5b 31--32680.14175%Home Run; Johnson Scores
67671211941-07-27 (2)PHADETFloyd Giebellb 818
68681311941-07-30PHACHWBuck Rosstied 0-0b 6212-3680.33390%Home Run; Johnson Scores; Siebert Scores
69691421941-07-30PHACHWJack Halletttied 3-3b 1111--2680.363100%Walk-OffHome Run; Siebert Scores
70701511941-08-07PHA@WSHSid Hudsont 128
71711611941-08-12PHAWSHDutch Leonardb 618
72721711941-08-14 (1)PHABOSMike Rybaahead 5-4b 61--32680.11390%Home Run; Siebert Scores
73731811941-08-21 (1)PHA@SLBBob Harrisbehind 1-2t 50---1680.13250%Home Run
74741921941-08-21 (1)PHA@SLBBob Harrisbehind 2-11t 90---1680.0000%Home Run
75752011941-08-21 (2)PHA@SLBMaury Newlint 728
76762111941-08-23PHA@SLBBob Muncrieft 218
77772211941-08-26 (1)PHA@DETSchoolboy Rowet 948
78782311941-08-31 (1)PHA@BOSDick Newsomet 438
79792411941-09-17PHADETAl Bentontied 1-1b 40---1580.12569%Home Run
80802511941-09-27PHABOSMickey Harrisbehind 0-4b 61---1580.05714%Home Run
1946 #car #yr #gm Date @Bat   Pitcher Score Inn Out RoB RBI BOP Pos WPA bWE Notes Play Description
8181111946-04-21 (1)PHA@BOSMel Deutschahead 7-5t 711--2480.11694%Home Run; Wallaesa Scores
8282211946-04-28 (1)PHABOSTex Hughsonbehind 0-2b 82---1480.10018%Home Run
8383311946-04-30PHASLBAl LaMacchiaahead 4-0b 30---1480.03694%Home Run
8484411946-05-01PHASLBNels Pottertied 2-2b 90---1480.374100%Walk-OffHome Run
8585511946-05-05 (2)PHADETTommy Bridgesahead 2-0b 32---1480.08484%Home Run
8686611946-06-08PHASLBAl LaMacchiaahead 4-3b 52---1470.12081%Home Run
8787711946-06-14PHA@CLEAllie Reynoldsbehind 0-3t 621--2470.16826%Home Run; McQuinn Scores
8888811946-06-30PHA@NYYTiny Bonhambehind 0-2t 411--2480.21447%Home Run; McQuinn Scores
8989911946-07-30PHA@CHWFrank Papisht 737
90901011946-08-03PHA@SLBBob Muncriefbehind 1-3t 42---1770.10532%Home Run
91911121946-08-03PHA@SLBBob Muncriefbehind 2-4t 911--2770.36144%Home Run; Suder Scores
92921211946-08-04 (1)PHA@SLBCliff Fannint 3167
93931311946-08-15PHABOSJoe Dobsonb 2167
94941421946-08-15PHABOSJoe Dobsonb 4267
95951531946-08-15PHABOSJoe Dobsonb 8167
96961611946-08-17 (2)PHAWSHRay Scarboroughbehind 0-3b 81---1670.05611%Home Run
97971711946-08-18 (1)PHAWSHBill Kennedyahead 8-0b 81-233570.000100%Home Run; Grimes Scores; Suder Scores
98981811946-08-25 (2)PHACHWJoe Haynesahead 4-2b 60---1570.06492%Home Run
99991911946-09-06PHANYYCuddles Marshalltied 3-3b 80---1670.27788%Home Run
1001002011946-09-13 (2)PHA@CHWFrank Papisht 9168
1947 #car #yr #gm Date @Bat   Pitcher Score Inn Out RoB RBI BOP Pos WPA bWE Notes Play Description
101101111947-04-20 (1)PHANYYSpud Chandlerbehind 1-6b 81---1470.0132%Home Run (LF-CF)
102102211947-05-13PHACLEBob Fellerbehind 5-6b 711--2480.42478%Home Run; Knickerbocker Scores
103103311947-05-18 (1)PHASLBNels Potterbehind 2-3b 90---1480.44263%Home Run
104104411947-06-06PHA@CLEMel Harderbehind 2-7t 801--2580.0366%Home Run; McCosky Scores
105105511947-06-26PHANYYAllie Reynoldstied 1-1b 40---1580.13369%Home Run
106106611947-06-29 (1)PHABOSDave Ferrissbehind 0-1b 20---1580.11655%Home Run
107107711947-07-22PHACLEAl Gettelbehind 0-3b 201--2580.16043%Home Run; Fain Scores
108108811947-08-06PHANYYRandy Gumpertahead 4-1b 81---1580.01699%Home Run
109109911947-08-11PHA@NYYBobo Newsomtied 0-0t 20---1580.11161%Home Run
1101101011947-09-05PHABOSFritz Dorishahead 4-3b 60---1880.10785%Home Run (LF-CF)
1111111111947-09-06PHABOSEarl Johnsontied 2-2b 50---1880.15172%Home Run
1121121211947-09-10PHASLBFred Sanfordbehind 1-2b 50---1880.16156%Home Run
1131131311947-09-14 (1)PHACLECal Dorsettahead 7-6b 821234380.11299%Home Run; Guerra Scores; McCosky Scores; Valo Scores
1141141411947-09-20PHANYYBobo Newsombehind 1-2b 62---1380.20252%Home Run
1948 #car #yr #gm Date @Bat   Pitcher Score Inn Out RoB RBI BOP Pos WPA bWE Notes Play Description
115115111948-05-04PHACLEBob Muncriefbehind 1-3b 321-33680.29763%Home Run; Valo Scores; Majeski Scores
116116211948-05-11PHASLBFred Sanfordbehind 1-2b 92---1680.48854%Home Run
117117311948-05-20PHA@DETFred Hutchinsont 228
118118411948-05-23 (1)PHA@SLBAl Widmart 818
119119511948-06-18PHA@CLEGene Beardentied 0-0t 111--2380.16667%Home Run; Joost Scores
120120611948-06-20 (1)PHA@CLEBob Fellerahead 2-0t 52---1380.09581%Home Run
121121711948-07-27PHA@CLEBob Fellerbehind 1-5t 521234680.31945%Home Run; McCosky Scores; York Scores; White Scores
122122811948-08-05 (2)PHA@CHWFrank Papisht 928
123123911948-08-11PHAWSHTom Ferrickahead 4-3b 711234380.12398%Home Run; Scheib Scores; Valo Scores; McCosky Scores
1241241011948-08-25PHADETFred Hutchinsonbehind 0-4b 6112-3380.22136%Home Run; Coleman Scores; McCosky Scores/unER
1251251111948-08-27 (1)PHASLBBryan Stephensahead 4-0b 801--2380.009100%Home Run; McCosky Scores
1261261211948-09-10 (1)PHA@WSHSid Hudsonbehind 0-2t 201--2580.15950%Home Run; Majeski Scores
1271271311948-09-17PHA@CHWRandy Gumpertt 728
1949 #car #yr #gm Date @Bat   Pitcher Score Inn Out RoB RBI BOP Pos WPA bWE Notes Play Description
128128111949-05-11PHA@SLBKarl Drewst 218
129129211949-05-12PHA@SLBCliff Fannint 618
130130311949-05-15 (1)PHANYYTommy Byrnebehind 0-3b 121--2480.16541%Home Run; Joost Scores
131131421949-05-15 (1)PHANYYJoe Pagebehind 6-7b 92---1480.48854%Home Run
132132511949-06-03PHA@DETHal Newhouserbehind 0-1t 40---1480.12150%Home Run
133133611949-06-04PHA@CLEFrank Papishahead 8-2t 70---1480.00899%Home Run
134134711949-06-17PHASLBRay Shoreahead 4-2b 221--2480.13586%Home Run; Joost Scores
135135811949-06-23PHACHWClyde Shounahead 10-3b 81---1480.001100%Home Run (LF-CF)
136136911949-07-04 (2)PHAWSHDick Weiktied 0-0b 101234480.15886%Home Run; Joost Scores; White Scores; Fain Scores/unER; Chapman Scores/unER
1371371021949-07-04 (2)PHAWSHDick Weikahead 4-0b 30---1480.03893%Home Run
1381381111949-07-09PHA@BOSMel Parnellbehind 3-7t 921--2480.0091%Home Run; Fain Scores
1391391211949-07-10 (1)PHA@BOSEllis Kinderbehind 2-6t 62-2-2480.10318%Home Run; Valo Scores
1401401321949-07-10 (1)PHA@BOSEllis Kinderbehind 4-8t 90---1480.0214%Home Run
1411411411949-07-17 (2)PHA@DETLou Kretlowtied 0-0t 321--2480.20868%Home Run; Joost Scores
1421421511949-07-18PHA@DETArt Houttemant 528
1431431611949-08-16PHABOSMickey McDermottb 818
1441441711949-08-19PHA@NYYDuane Pillettebehind 3-4t 60---1580.15750%Home Run
1451451811949-08-26PHA@SLBJoe Ostrowskit 618
1461461911949-08-27PHA@SLBNed Garvert 418
1471472011949-09-01PHA@CLEBob Lemonbehind 0-1t 90---1580.33450%Home Run
1481482111949-09-11 (1)PHABOSJoe Dobsonahead 2-0b 20---1680.07482%Home Run
1491492211949-09-11 (2)PHABOSChuck Stobbsahead 1-0b 421--2680.18284%Home Run; Majeski Scores
1501502311949-09-16 (2)PHACHWBill Wightbehind 0-6b 4212-3680.11817%Home Run (LF-CF); Fain Scores; Fox Scores
1511512411949-09-30PHA@NYYEddie Lopatbehind 0-1t 20---1480.10250%Home Run (Deep LF)
1950 #car #yr #gm Date @Bat   Pitcher Score Inn Out RoB RBI BOP Pos WPA bWE Notes Play Description
152152111950-05-11PHACLEMike Garciatied 2-2b 61---1680.16771%Home Run
153153211950-05-12PHA@NYYTommy Byrnebehind 0-3t 601--2480.16035%Home Run; Fain Scores
154154311950-05-17PHA@CLEBob Fellertied 0-0t 20---1480.09960%Home Run
155155411950-05-25PHA@CHWLuis Alomaahead 3-0t 321--2480.11788%Home Run; Lehner Scores
156156511950-05-30 (2)PHAWSHSteve Nagyahead 4-1b 52---1480.05591%Home Run
157157611950-06-03PHADETHal Newhouserb 918
158158711950-06-11 (1)PHACLEBob Lemonbehind 0-3b 321--2480.17640%Home Run; Moses Scores
159159811950-06-11 (2)PHACLESteve Gromekbehind 1-3b 41---1480.11241%Home Run
160160911950-06-13PHA@DETArt Houttemant 618
1611611011950-06-15PHA@DETFred Hutchinsontied 0-0t 121--2480.16864%Home Run; Moses Scores
1621621111950-06-22PHA@SLBDick Starrahead 4-2t 711--2480.12692%Home Run (CF-RF); Valo Scores
1631631211950-06-25 (2)PHA@CHWHowie Judsonahead 6-0t 221--2480.04896%Home Run; Lehner Scores
1641641311950-07-07PHAWSHConnie Marrerobehind 1-5b 311--2480.13431%Home Run; Valo Scores
1651651411950-07-09 (1)PHAWSHSid Hudsonbehind 3-4b 511--2480.25168%IPHRInside-the-park Home Run to CF; Valo Scores
1661661511950-07-20PHACLESteve Gromektied 0-0b 42---1480.12864%Home Run
1671671611950-07-25PHA@CLEBob Fellertied 0-0t 20---1480.09960%Home Run
1681681711950-07-27PHA@CLESteve Gromektied 0-0t 12--32480.16265%Home Run; Valo Scores
1691691811950-07-30PHA@DETFred Hutchinsont 928
1701701911950-08-04PHA@SLBFritz Dorisht 348
1711712011950-08-10PHA@NYYEddie Lopattied 0-0t 20---1480.09960%Home Run
1721722111950-08-19PHANYYTommy Byrnebehind 0-4b 41-2-2480.12529%Home Run; Lehner Scores
1731732211950-08-27 (1)PHADETRay Herbertbehind 2-3b 811--2480.51585%Home Run; Fain Scores
1741742311950-09-27PHANYYWhitey Fordbehind 6-7b 911--2480.774100%Walk-OffHome Run; Fain Scores
1951 #car #yr #gm Date @Bat   Pitcher Score Inn Out RoB RBI BOP Pos WPA bWE Notes Play Description
175175111951-05-16CLE@NYYTom Morganbehind 2-11t 90---1690.0000%Home Run
176176211951-06-02CLEWSHBob Rossahead 7-4b 4212-3670.10497%Home Run; Easter Scores; Rosen Scores
177177311951-06-06CLEPHAAlex Kellnerbehind 1-3b 41---1670.11939%Home Run
178178411951-06-18CLE@BOSHarry Taylorahead 2-0t 40-2-2670.09886%Home Run; Rosen Scores
179179511951-08-19 (1)CLE@CHWJoe Dobsonahead 3-0t 80---1380.03596%Home Run
180180611951-08-26 (2)CLEBOSLeo Kielyahead 1-0b 71---1680.10788%Home Run

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