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Power Reporting Resources For Journalists

Home Run Frequency

Fewest at-bats per home run
through 2001 season


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Also try Career leaders ... '99 McGwire vs. Sosa ... '98 McGwire vs. Sosa

McGwire '99 vs. '98 ... Sosa '99 vs. '98 ... McGwire vs. Maris ... Sosa vs. Maris


RankPlayerCareer2001Career2001 Career Hall
  At-Bats/At-Bats/HomeHome At-Bats of
  HomerHomerRunsRuns Fame
1Mark McGwire10.610.358329 6,187 N/A
2Babe Ruth11.8 714  8,399 Yes
3Barry Bonds14.06.556773 7,932 Active
4Ralph Kiner14.1 369  5,205 Yes
5Harmon Killebrew14.2 573  8,147 Yes
6Sammy Sosa14.49.045064 6,470 Active
7Manny Ramirez14.412.927741 3,999 Active
8Ken Griffey Jr.14.616.546022 6,716 Active
9Juan Gonzalez14.715.239735 5,824 Active
10Jim Thome14.810.728249 4,160 Active
11Mike Piazza14.814.031436 4,639 Active
12Ted Williams14.8 521  7,706 Yes
13Dave Kingman15.1 442  6,677 No
14Mickey Mantle15.1 536  8,102 Yes
15Carlos Delgado15.214.722939 3,475 Active
RankPlayerAB/HR2001 AB/HRHR2001 HR AB H of F
16Jimmie Foxx15.2 534  8,134 Yes
17Mike Schmidt15.2 548  8,352 Yes
18Jose Canseco15.316.046216 7,057 Active
19Albert Belle15.40.03810 5,853 N/A
20Alex Rodriguez15.612.224152 3,758 Active
21Hank Greenberg15.7 331  5,193 Yes
22Willie McCovey15.7 521  8,197 Yes
23Frank Thomas15.917.03484 5,542 Active
24Cecil Fielder16.2 319  5,157 N/A
25Jay Buhner16.222.53102 5,013 Active
26Darryl Strawberry16.20.03380 5,467 N/A
27Lou Gehrig16.2 493  8,001 Yes
28Hank Aaron16.4 755  12,364 Yes
29Willie Mays16.5 660  10,881 Yes
30Eddie Mathews16.7 512  8,537 Yes
RankPlayerAB/HR2001 AB/HRHR2001 HR AB H of F
31Willie Stargell16.7 475  7,927 Yes
32Greg Vaughn16.920.234424 5,815 Active
33Frank Howard17.0 382  6,488 No
34Jeff Bagwell17.015.434939 5,949 Active
35Frank Robinson17.1 586  10,006 Yes
36Rocky Colavito17.4 374  6,503 No
37Dean Palmer17.519.627511 4,804 Active
38Larry Walker17.513.130938 5,403 Active
39Reggie Jackson17.5 563  9,864 Yes
40Fred McGriff17.616.544831 7,865 Active
41Duke Snider17.6 407  7,161 Yes
42David Justice17.821.229418 5,227 Active
43Norm Cash17.8 377  6,705 No
44Chipper Jones17.815.122738 4,041 Active
RankPlayerAB/HR2001 AB/HRHR2001 HR AB H of F
45Johnny Mize17.9 359  6,443 Yes
46Gary Sheffield18.014.331536 5,661 Active
47Dick Allen18.0 351  6,332 No
48Tim Salmon18.327.924717 4,526 Active
49Matt Williams18.425.536216 6,651 Active
50Ernie Banks18.4 512  9,421 Yes
51Mel Ott18.5 511  9,456 Yes
52Roger Maris18.5 275  5,101 No
53Vinny Castilla18.721.523425 4,385 Active
54Eric Davis18.939.02824 5,321 Active
55Joe DiMaggio18.9 361  6,821 Yes
56Rafael Palmeiro18.912.844747 8,446 Active
57Gil Hodges19.0 370  7,030 No
58Joe Adcock19.7 336  6,606 No
59Johnny Bench19.7 389  7,658 Yes
RankPlayerAB/HR2001 AB/HRHR2001 HR AB H of F
60Boog Powell19.7 339  6,681 No
61Andres Galarraga20.023.537717 7,522 Active
62Dale Murphy20.0 398  7,960 No
63Roy Sievers20.1 318  6,387 No
64Jack Clark20.1 340  6,847 No
65George Foster20.2 348  7,023 No
66Ron Gant20.225.230210 6,099 Active
67Tino Martinez20.417.326334 5,363 Active
68Ellis Burks20.715.731328 6,483 Active
69Raul Mondesi20.821.221427 4,447 Active
70Orlando Cepeda20.9 379  7,927 Yes
71Moises Alou21.019.020227 4,238 Active
72Yogi Berra21.1 358  7,555 Yes
73Greg Luzinski21.2 307  6,505 No
74Bobby Bonds21.2 332  7,043 No
75Joe Carter21.3 396  8,422 N/A
RankPlayerAB/HR2001 AB/HRHR2001 HR AB H of F
76Eric Karros21.329.225715 5,478 Active
77Lee May21.5 354  7,609 No
78Jim Rice21.5 382  8,225 No
79Chuck Klein21.6 300  6,486 Yes
80Darrell Evans21.7 414  8,973 No
81Lance Parrish21.8 324  7,067 No
82Billy Williams21.9 426  9,350 Yes
83Reggie Smith22.4 314  7,033 No
84Willie Horton22.5 325  7,298 No
85Eddie Murray22.5 504  11,336 N/A
86Fred Lynn22.6 306  6,925 No
87Andre Dawson22.7 438  9,927 N/A
88Ron Cey22.7 316  7,162 No
89Jeff Kent22.827.921319 4,860 Active
90Edgar Martinez22.920.425823 5,902 Active
RankPlayerAB/HR2001 AB/HRHR2001 HR AB H of F
91Graig Nettles23.0 390  8,986 No
92Stan Musial23.1 475  10,972 Yes
93Carlton Fisk23.3 376  8,756 Yes
94Dante Bichette23.332.627412 6,381 Active
95Dwight Evans23.4 385  8,996 No
96Ray Lankford23.620.522619 5,342 Active
97Dave Winfield23.7 465  11,003 Yes
98Ron Santo23.8 342  8,143 No
99Don Baylor24.3 338  8,198 No
100Robin Ventura24.421.724821 6,055 Active
101Gary Carter24.6 324  7,971 No
102Chili Davis24.8 350  8,673 N/A
103Gary Gaetti24.90.03600 8,951 N/A
104Bobby Bonilla25.134.82875 7,213 Active
105Al Kaline25.4 399  10,116 Yes
RankPlayerAB/HR2001 AB/HRHR2001 HR AB H of F
106Tony Perez25.8 379  9,778 Yes
107Harold Baines25.8N/A3840 9,908 Active
108Bernie Williams25.820.820726 5,346 Active
109Luis Gonzalez26.210.421551 5,626 Active
110Ken Caminiti26.323.723915 6,288 Active
111Carl Yastrzemski26.5 452  11,988 Yes
112Cal Ripken26.834.143114 11,551 N/A
113Rogers Hornsby27.2 301  8,173 Yes
114Dave Parker27.6 339  9,358 No
115John Olerud28.527.220721 5,902 Active
116Al Simmons28.5 307  8,761 Yes
117Travis Fryman28.7111.32123 6,084 Active
118Todd Zeile29.953.121510 6,420 Active
119Brady Anderson30.547.62098 6,370 Active
120George Brett32.6 317  10,349 Yes
121Steve Finley33.835.420214 6,822 Active
122Wally Joyner34.949.32043 7,127 Active
123Rickey Henderson36.947.42908 10,710 Active
RankPlayerCareer2001Career2001 Career Hall
  At-Bats/At-Bats/HomeHome At-Bats of
  HomerHomerRunsRuns Fame


Credits

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This page is dedicated to Jim Dedman, 1951-1998, a baseball fan.

Includes all players with at least 300 home runs, and active players with at least 200 home runs -- and Roger Maris, just for fun.

Pre-1998 data from The Sports Encyclopedia: Baseball, by David S. Neft, et al.

Pre-1998 data from The Sports Encyclopedia: Baseball, by David S. Neft, et al.

Data for 1998-2001 are from STATS Inc.

This site was engineered with Microsoft Notepad and Internet Assistant Wizard for Microsoft Excel.

Please send corrections and suggestions to Bill@PowerReporting.com

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