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Home Runs Near A Record Pace

May Saw The 2nd Most Home Runs Ever

Jay Binkley
June 02, 2017 - 8:43 am

1,061 home runs were hit in the Month of May only 9 home runs short of May 2000 which saw the most home runs ever in the month of May.  Also the March/April amount of 835 were the 2nd most in history as well. Home runs in baseball are trending up as the 2016 season nearly saw a record number of home runs.

Monster shots in May:

Every home run in April:


MLB's season by season totals

We discussed this on The Day Shift

06/02 - At A Record Pace


Will this be the year that Steve Balboni's record of 36 home runs for the Royals in a season fall?  Let's hope so.


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