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 160 Home Runs

1 leading off, 4 walk-off, 10 tying, 48 go ahead

2 Tms
CHW 154
vs RHP 107
vs LHP 53
Home 93
Away 67
0 62
1 53
2 45
12 Opps
CAL 18
KCR 15
BOS 15
NYY 14
16 Parks
Comiskey Pk 88
Angel Stad 14
Fenway Pk 9
County Stad 9 Coliseum 6
Where Hit
7 92
8 12
9 5
78 3
89 2
General field locations
when available.
Game Totals
1·HR gms 151
2·HR gms 3
3·HR gms 1
Gms w/ this # = 0
are not shown.
--- 91
1-- 35
12- 13
-2- 10
123 4
1 20
2 12
3 13
4 26
5 11
+4.. 15
+3 9
+2 10
+1 22
Tied 39
Before event,
for batter
3B 133
RF 18
DH 7
1B 2
4th 106
6th 26
5th 18
7th 4
1st 4
High Lev 27
Medium Lev 64
Low Lev 69

Play By Play

Play By Play
1968 #car #yr #gm Date @Bat   Pitcher Score Inn Out RoB RBI BOP Pos WPA bWE Notes Play Description
11111968-09-11CHW@NYYFritz Petersonbehind 1-7t 91---1750.0010%Home Run
22211968-09-17 (1)CHWOAKJim Nashtied 0-0b 421--2650.26679%Home Run; Voss Scores
1969 #car #yr #gm Date @Bat   Pitcher Score Inn Out RoB RBI BOP Pos WPA bWE Notes Play Description
33111969-04-13CHW@SEPMarty Pattinahead 2-0t 11---1450.08577%Home Run
44211969-04-20 (1)CHWSEPDiego Seguitied 2-2b 101---1450.423100%Walk-OffHome Run
55311969-04-20 (2)CHWSEPJohn Morrisahead 11-0b 62-2-2450.000100%Home Run; Pavletich Scores
66411969-05-22CHWDETDenny McLainahead 2-0b 121--2650.13586%Home Run; Josephson Scores
77511969-05-24CHWBOSLee Stangeahead 1-0b 321234650.23793%Home Run; May Scores; Hopkins Scores; Herrmann Scores
88611969-05-30 (1)CHW@WSACamilo Pascualahead 1-0t 30---1550.10974%Home Run
99711969-06-13CHWBALMike Cuellartied 1-1b 62---1450.19471%Home Run
1010811969-06-19CHWSEPMarty Pattinbehind 2-4b 1112-3650.24663%Home Run; Ward Scores; Herrmann Scores/unER
1111911969-06-24 (2)CHW@SEPFred Talbotbehind 1-2t 21---1650.11548%Home Run
12121021969-06-24 (2)CHW@SEPFred Talbotahead 3-2t 41---1650.11973%Home Run
13131131969-06-24 (2)CHW@SEPJohn O'Donoghuetied 4-4t 60---1650.17768%Home Run
14141211969-06-30CHWMINRon Perranoskibehind 1-7b 90---1650.0041%Home Run
15151311969-07-03CHWMINRon Perranoskitied 4-4b 110---1650.366100%Walk-OffHome Run
16161411969-07-11CHW@KCRBill Butlerbehind 1-3t 50---1750.11835%Home Run
17171511969-07-30CHW@CLEHoracio Pinaahead 7-6t 701-33450.11295%Home Run; Aparicio Scores; Hopkins Scores
18181611969-08-05CHWWSAJim Milesahead 10-4b 81---1450.001100%Home Run
19191711969-08-12CHWBOSSonny Siebertahead 4-0b 30---1450.03794%Home Run
20201811969-08-16CHWNYYJack Akerbehind 3-4b 821--2450.62485%Home Run; Hopkins Scores
21211911969-09-06CHW@CALAndy Messersmithbehind 0-1t 71---1450.22146%Home Run
22222011969-09-14 (1)CHWOAKCatfish Huntertied 0-0b 121--2450.19171%Home Run; McCraw Scores
23232111969-09-24CHW@OAKChuck Dobsontied 0-0t 401--2450.20875%Home Run; Hopkins Scores
24242211969-09-26CHWKCRWally Bunkerahead 1-0b 60---1450.10685%Home Run
25252311969-10-01CHW@MINDave Boswellbehind 0-2t 401--2450.19650%Home Run; Hopkins Scores
1970 #car #yr #gm Date @Bat   Pitcher Score Inn Out RoB RBI BOP Pos WPA bWE Notes Play Description
2626111970-04-12 (2)CHWMILGeorge Lauzeriquebehind 0-13b 70---1450.0000%Home Run
2727211970-04-28CHWBALMike Cuellarbehind 1-3b 41---1450.12039%Home Run
2828311970-04-29CHWBALJim Palmerbehind 0-16b 711--2450.0000%Home Run; Aparicio Scores
2929411970-05-23CHWOAKCatfish Hunterbehind 0-4b 21---1550.06822%Home Run
3030511970-05-29CHW@BOSSonny Siebertahead 1-0t 42---1650.11770%Home Run
3131611970-05-31CHW@BOSLee Stangeahead 6-2t 30---1650.04791%Home Run
3232711970-06-04CHW@WSABob Humphreysahead 6-2t 80---1450.01599%Home Run (Deep LF)
3333811970-06-09CHWBOSSonny Siebertahead 1-0b 40---1450.10480%Home Run (Fly Ball to Deep LF-CF)
3434921970-06-09CHWBOSSonny Siebertahead 3-0b 52---1450.05193%Home Run (Fly Ball to Deep CF)
35351011970-06-17CHWNYYFritz Petersonahead 4-1b 51---1450.04893%Home Run
36361111970-06-21 (1)CHW@OAKCatfish Hunterbehind 0-4t 41---1450.05615%Home Run
37371211970-06-23CHW@CALAndy Messersmithtied 0-0t 7012-3490.26191%Home Run; Aparicio Scores; May Scores
38381311970-06-25CHW@CALClyde Wrightbehind 1-7t 82-2-2490.0091%Home Run; Williams Scores
39391411970-06-28 (2)CHWMINJim Kaatahead 10-7b 60---1490.03796%Home Run
40401511970-07-16CHWDETLes Caintied 0-0b 20---1490.11166%Home Run
41411611970-07-17CHWDETDenny McLainbehind 2-3b 80---1490.31260%Home Run
42421711970-07-19 (2)CHWBALTom Phoebustied 0-0b 121--2490.19472%Home Run; May Scores
43431811970-07-20CHWBALMike Cuellarbehind 3-7b 60---1490.06115%Home Run
44441911970-08-02 (2)CHWCLEDick Ellsworthbehind 6-7b 921--2490.907100%Walk-OffHome Run; O'Brien Scores
45452011970-08-06CHWMILAl Downingahead 1-0b 32---1490.10875%Home Run
46462111970-08-09 (2)CHWCALTom Murphybehind 0-4b 42---1490.06116%Home Run
47472211970-08-17CHW@BOSCal Kooncebehind 0-7t 80-2-2490.0092%Home Run (LF Line); May Scores
48482311970-08-19CHW@BOSRay Culptied 0-0t 12---1390.10256%Home Run
49492411970-08-21CHWNYYSteve Klinebehind 1-4b 60---1490.09524%Home Run
50502511970-08-23 (2)CHWNYYMike Kekichbehind 1-6b 80---1490.0204%Home Run
51512611970-08-28CHWBOSGary Petersbehind 2-5b 911--2490.06410%Home Run; May Scores
52522711970-09-09 (1)CHWCALSteve Kealeyahead 4-1b 3012-3490.07396%Home Run; Aparicio Scores; May Scores
53532821970-09-09 (1)CHWCALMel Queenahead 8-2b 721--2490.005100%Home Run; May Scores
54542911970-09-18CHWMINRon Perranoskibehind 3-5b 81---1490.11923%Home Run
55553011970-09-21 (1)CHWKCRAurelio Monteagudotied 4-4b 71---1450.23278%Home Run
56563111970-09-26CHWMILLew Kraussebehind 0-2b 20---1450.10743%Home Run
57573211970-09-28CHW@CALTom Murphybehind 0-4t 7012-3450.17029%Home Run; Ortiz Scores/unER; McCraw Scores
58583311970-10-01CHW@CALRudy Maytied 3-3t 131---1450.39284%Home Run
1971 #car #yr #gm Date @Bat   Pitcher Score Inn Out RoB RBI BOP Pos WPA bWE Notes Play Description
5959111971-04-07 (1)CHW@OAKCatfish Hunterbehind 0-4t 421--2450.12020%Home Run; Richard Scores
6060211971-04-07 (2)CHW@OAKBob Lockerahead 6-3t 621234450.09399%Home Run; Richard Scores; Johnstone Scores; Andrews Scores
6161311971-05-15CHW@MINRon Perranoskiahead 3-2t 7112-3450.20195%Home Run; Hershberger Scores; May Scores
6262411971-05-21CHW@CALRudy Maytied 0-0t 411--2450.24575%Home Run; Andrews Scores
6363511971-05-22CHW@CALJim Maloneyahead 9-0t 701--2450.001100%Home Run; May Scores
6464611971-05-31 (2)CHWBALDave McNallybehind 0-1b 12--32450.19862%Home Run; Andrews Scores
6565711971-06-06CHWDETJoe Niekroahead 7-1b 71---1450.003100%Home Run
6666811971-06-11CHW@BALDave McNallybehind 0-3t 41---1550.08122%Home Run (LF-CF)
6767911971-06-14CHW@DETJoe Colemantied 0-0t 111-33450.20077%Home Run; Stroud Scores; May Scores
68681011971-06-15CHW@DETMike Kilkennyahead 1-0t 601234450.12696%Home Run; Williams Scores; Hershberger Scores; Reichardt Scores/unER
69691111971-06-16CHW@DETMickey Lolichbehind 1-3t 40---1450.11237%Home Run
70701211971-06-17CHW@MINRay Corbinbehind 1-2t 521--2450.30261%Home Run; May Scores
71711311971-06-22CHWKCRDick Dragoahead 6-2b 201--2450.05396%Home Run; McKinney Scores
72721411971-06-23CHWKCRDick Dragoahead 6-2b 50---1450.02697%Home Run (LF-CF)
73731511971-06-28CHW@MILJohn Morrisbehind 3-6t 61---1450.07317%Home Run
74741611971-06-29CHW@MILJim Slatonbehind 1-4t 60---1450.08119%Home Run
75751711971-06-30 (1)CHW@MILSkip Lockwoodtied 4-4t 51---1450.16564%Home Run
76761811971-06-30 (2)CHW@MILLew Krausseahead 3-2t 70---1450.12584%Home Run
77771911971-07-08CHWOAKChuck Dobsonbehind 1-4b 41---1450.09126%Home Run
78782011971-07-10CHWMILSkip Lockwoodahead 1-0b 12---1450.10072%Home Run
79792111971-07-16CHW@WSAPete Brobergtied 0-0t 61--32450.20880%Home Run; Kelly Scores
80802211971-07-25 (1)CHWWSADick Bosmanahead 4-1b 51---1450.04794%Home Run
81812311971-07-27CHWNYYRoger Hambrighttied 6-6b 12212-3450.395100%Walk-OffHome Run; Kelly Scores; May Scores
82822411971-07-29CHWNYYMike Kekichahead 2-0b 40---1450.07588%Home Run
83832511971-07-30CHWBOSSonny Sieberttied 0-0b 121--2450.20072%Home Run; Kelly Scores
84842611971-08-18CHWDETJoe Colemanahead 2-1b 60-2-2450.11492%Home Run; Andrews Scores
85852711971-08-20CHW@CLEVince Colbertahead 2-0t 101--2450.11884%Home Run; Andrews Scores
86862811971-09-06 (1)CHWMINTom Halltied 0-0b 121--2450.20072%Home Run; McKinney Scores
87872911971-09-10CHW@KCRPaul Splittorffbehind 0-3t 40---1450.08624%Home Run
88883011971-09-15 (1)CHWOAKChuck Dobsontied 1-1b 41---1450.14568%Home Run
89893111971-09-29CHWMILJim Slatontied 0-0b 10---1150.10765%Lead-OffHome Run
90903221971-09-29CHWMILJim Slatonahead 1-0b 32---1150.11176%Home Run
91913311971-09-30CHWMILBill Parsonsahead 1-0b 30---1150.10278%Home Run
1972 #car #yr #gm Date @Bat   Pitcher Score Inn Out RoB RBI BOP Pos WPA bWE Notes Play Description
9292111972-05-12CHWBALMike Cuellartied 0-0b 21---1550.12865%Home Run
9393211972-05-13CHWBALPat Dobsonahead 2-0b 3212-3550.15795%Home Run; May Scores; Allen Scores
9494311972-05-29 (1)CHW@CALLloyd Allenbehind 2-4t 8112-3550.59978%Home Run; Andrews Scores; May Scores/unER
9595411972-06-02CHWNYYFritz Petersonahead 4-1b 811--2550.016100%Home Run; Johnstone Scores
9696511972-06-04 (1)CHWNYYMel Stottlemyreahead 4-1b 60---1550.03396%Home Run
9797611972-06-09CHWMILSkip Lockwoodtied 0-0b 6112-3550.30293%Home Run; Allen Scores; May Scores
9898711972-06-17 (1)CHW@BOSRay Culptied 0-0t 121-33550.27278%Home Run; Kelly Scores; May Scores
1973 #car #yr #gm Date @Bat   Pitcher Score Inn Out RoB RBI BOP Pos WPA bWE Notes Play Description
9999111973-04-15CHWKCRSteve Busbybehind 0-12b 701--2650.0000%Home Run; Henderson Scores
100100211973-04-17CHWTEXDick Bosmanahead 3-0b 511--2450.07196%Home Run; Allen Scores
101101311973-04-18CHWTEXMike Paulahead 3-1b 10---1450.07381%Home Run
102102411973-04-20CHW@KCRMike Jacksonahead 6-0t 211--2450.03997%Home Run; May Scores
103103511973-04-24CHW@NYYFritz Petersontied 2-2t 40---1450.13363%Home Run
104104611973-04-29CHW@BOSMarty Pattinahead 1-0t 311--2450.16878%Home Run; Allen Scores
105105711973-05-16CHW@MINBill Handsbehind 1-3t 6212-3450.41262%Home Run; Kelly Scores; Allen Scores
106106811973-05-20 (1)CHWMINBill Handstied 0-0b 121--2450.18771%Home Run; Allen Scores/unER; Melton Scores/unER
107107911973-05-26CHWCLEGaylord Perrybehind 1-2b 81---1450.32156%Home Run
1081081011973-05-30CHWDETMickey Lolichtied 0-0b 20---1450.10766%Home Run
1091091111973-06-13CHW@DETLerrin LaGrowahead 6-1t 711--2450.02299%Home Run; Allen Scores
1101101211973-06-18CHWCALRudy Maytied 0-0b 20---1450.10766%Home Run
1111111311973-07-14CHWBALJim Palmerbehind 1-5b 90---1450.0234%Home Run
1121121411973-07-20 (1)CHW@NYYDoc Medichbehind 0-9t 60---1450.0031%Home Run
1131131511973-08-07CHWCLETom Timmermannbehind 1-5b 62-2-2450.11819%Home Run; Orta Scores
1141141611973-08-26 (2)CHWDETWoodie Frymantied 0-0b 121--24DH0.18771%Home Run; Kelly Scores
1151151711973-08-28CHWMILSkip Lockwoodahead 3-2b 60---1450.10685%Home Run
1161161811973-09-03 (1)CHWTEXRick Henningerbehind 1-5b 60---1450.06416%Home Run
1171171911973-09-15CHWMINJoe Deckertied 0-0b 121--2450.18771%Home Run; Hairston Scores
1181182011973-09-29CHW@OAKKen Holtzmanbehind 1-3t 41---1450.10934%Home Run
1974 #car #yr #gm Date @Bat   Pitcher Score Inn Out RoB RBI BOP Pos WPA bWE Notes Play Description
119119111974-04-06CHWCALFrank Tananabehind 1-2b 61---1450.19754%Home Run
120120211974-04-12CHW@CALNolan Ryanbehind 0-4t 41---1450.05514%Home Run
121121311974-04-27CHWDETLerrin LaGrowbehind 1-6b 611--2450.07212%Home Run (Deep LF); Allen Scores
122122411974-05-31CHW@BOSBill Leeahead 2-1t 32---1250.11069%Home Run
123123511974-06-02CHW@BOSReggie Clevelandbehind 5-9t 80---1450.0347%Home Run
124124611974-06-25CHW@KCRSteve Mingoribehind 4-6t 621--21DH0.26644%Home Run; Dent Scores
125125711974-07-02CHWKCRSteve Mingoriahead 3-1b 70---1750.05295%Home Run
126126811974-07-03CHWKCRPaul Splittorffbehind 1-5b 62-2-2450.11519%Home Run; Allen Scores
127127911974-07-04CHWKCRSteve Busbytied 0-0b 21---1550.11564%Home Run (CF-RF)
1281281011974-07-06CHW@DETDave Lemanczykahead 7-0t 50---14DH0.00899%Home Run (Deep CF-RF)
1291291111974-07-10CHW@MILBill Championbehind 0-3t 72---1650.05711%Home Run
1301301211974-07-14CHWBALRoss Grimsleytied 0-0b 12-2-2450.18472%Home Run; May Scores
1311311311974-07-16CHWDETMickey Lolichahead 4-0b 81-2-2450.008100%Home Run; May Scores
1321321411974-07-21 (1)CHWMILJim Colbornahead 2-1b 40---1650.10480%Home Run
1331331511974-07-30CHW@CALNolan Ryantied 0-0t 211--2650.20170%Home Run; Henderson Scores
1341341611974-07-31CHW@CALDick Langebehind 0-4t 4212-3650.21531%Home Run; May Scores; Henderson Scores
1351351711974-08-03CHWTEXJim Bibbybehind 2-12b 9012-3650.0010%Home Run; May Scores; Henderson Scores
1361361811974-08-04 (2)CHWTEXSteve Foucaultahead 9-8b 62-2-2650.17291%Home Run; May Scores
1371371911974-08-16 (2)CHW@NYYDick Tidrowtied 1-1t 42--32650.23172%Home Run; May Scores
1381382011974-08-18CHW@NYYRudy Maybehind 1-4t 40---1450.08625%Home Run
1391392111974-08-30CHWNYYLarry Gurabehind 0-3b 40---1450.09630%Home Run
1975 #car #yr #gm Date @Bat   Pitcher Score Inn Out RoB RBI BOP Pos WPA bWE Notes Play Description
140140111975-05-03CHWOAKKen Holtzmanbehind 0-1b 40---1450.13756%Home Run
141141211975-05-10CHW@CLEDave LaRocheahead 5-3t 80---1450.06394%Home Run
142142311975-05-21CHWBALJim Palmerbehind 1-6b 80---1550.0214%Home Run
143143411975-06-18CHW@TEXFergie Jenkinstied 0-0t 21---1650.11259%Home Run
144144511975-06-26CHWTEXFergie Jenkinsahead 4-2b 811234650.033100%Home Run; May Scores; Richard Scores; Henderson Scores
145145611975-06-29CHWKCRPaul Splittorfftied 0-0b 32-2-2550.20774%Home Run; Dent Scores
146146711975-07-05CHW@KCRDoug Birdbehind 2-4t 821--2650.32642%Home Run; Henderson Scores
147147811975-07-12CHW@MILJim Slatonbehind 3-5t 70---1550.12430%Home Run
148148911975-07-20 (2)CHWMILBill Championahead 6-4b 60---1650.06592%Home Run
1491491011975-08-06CHWCALDick Langetied 1-1b 1112-3550.21580%Home Run; Orta Scores; Johnson Scores
1501501111975-08-23CHW@BOSRick Wisebehind 1-2t 611--2650.28763%Home Run; Henderson Scores
1511511211975-08-27 (1)CHW@CLEJim Bibbyahead 1-0t 71---1650.13381%Home Run
1521521311975-09-01 (1)CHWKCRSteve Busbybehind 4-5b 321-33650.31174%Home Run; Orta Scores; May Scores
1531531411975-09-10CHWCALFrank Tananabehind 1-4b 92---1550.0101%Home Run
1541541511975-09-28CHW@MINJim Hughesahead 1-0t 611--2450.19286%Home Run; Hairston Scores
1976 #car #yr #gm Date @Bat   Pitcher Score Inn Out RoB RBI BOP Pos WPA bWE Notes Play Description
155155111976-04-11CALOAKGlenn Abbottbehind 5-8b 711--24DH0.17628%Home Run; Garrett Scores
156156211976-05-01CAL@CLEDon Hoodahead 5-1t 52---14DH0.04094%Home Run (Deep LF)
157157311976-05-07CALCLEJackie Browntied 4-4b 80---14DH0.28888%Home Run
158158411976-07-20CAL@MILDanny Frisellabehind 1-6t 91---1730.0030%Home Run
159159511976-07-31CALCHWBart Johnsonbehind 0-2b 50---15DH0.13538%Home Run
160160611976-08-06CAL@OAKVida Bluebehind 0-1t 71---1530.22346%Home Run

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