Home Runs in a Game by a Team Records

Major League Baseball Records for Most Home Runs in a Game

Home run records set by the teams during a game including most, most by both teams, most on Opening Day, and several other variations. Presented below in alphabetical order are home run records set by the teams during a game.

"This will be a game that people around here will remember for a long time." - Manager Grady Little; "People were in here celebrating like we won the World Series. It was the best game I've ever seen." - Starting Pitcher Brad Penny; "Thank God Grady put me in there. This is absolutely the most wonderful night of my career. I hit a fastball, but I don't know if it was up or down, in or out." - Marlon Anderson; "I've never seen anything like this in a 15-plus-year career. It was an incredible finish. But it's just one game in 162. It was a great game, but for me, I have to take this in stride." - Jeff Kent in the Dodgers Post Game Press Conference (09/18/2006 Tied NL Record [below] for Consecutive Home Runs in a Game)

Home Run Records

By ONE Team in Different Type Games

Record Lg Record Setting Team(s) Opponent Data / Box Score

Most Home Runs
In A Doubleheader

AL

New York [8 in Game 1] Philadelphia

13

06-28-1939

New York [5 in Game 2]

Philadelphia

06-28-1939

NL

Milwaukee [8 in Game 1] Pittsburgh

12

08-30-1953

Milwaukee [4 in Game 2]

Pittsburgh

08-30-1953

Most Home Runs
In A Game ( Every Team )

AL

Toronto

Baltimore

10

09-14-1987

NL

Cincinnati

Philadelphia

9

09-04-1999

Most Home Runs
In A Game
By a Losing Team

AL

Detroit

Chicago

7

05-28-1995

Detroit Boston 08-08-2004

Chicago

Toronto

06-25-2016

NL

St. Louis

Cincinnati

6

05-10-1894

Chicago

New York

05-12-1930

New York

Brooklyn

08-13-1932

Chicago

St. Louis

04-16-1955

New York

Milwaukee

06-05-1957

Milwaukee

Cincinnati

06-08-1961

Chicago

Milwaukee

05-29-1962

Philadelphia

San Francisco

04-27-1965

Chicago

Philadelphia

05-17-1979

Los Angeles Colorado 06-30-1996

Chicago

Cincinnati

08-17-2017

Most Home Runs
In A Game
On Opening Day

Bold = League Record

AL Chicago Kansas City

6

03-29-2018

New York

Philadelphia

5

04-12-1932

Boston

Washington

04-12-1965

Milwaukee

Boston

04-10-1980

Cleveland

Texas

04-27-1995

Minnesota

Kansas City

04-01-2002

NL Los Angeles Arizona 8 03-28-2019

New York

Montreal

6

04-04-1988

Most Home Runs
In A Game
With No Other Runs

AL

Oakland

Minnesota

6

08-03-1991

NL

New York

Chicago

5

06-16-1930

St. Louis

Brooklyn

09-01-1953

Cincinnati

Milwaukee

04-16-1955

Chicago

Pittsburgh

04-21-1964

Pittsburgh

Los Angeles

05-07-1973

Colorado

San Francisco

05-09-1994

Atlanta

Colorado

04-19-1998

Philadelphia

Washington

09-08-2009

Houston Cincinnati 09-16-2009

Colorado

Miami

06-20-2016

Most Home Runs By
Different Players
On Same Team
In A Game

AL

Baltimore

Boston

7

05-17-1967

Oakland

California

06-27-1996

Detroit Toronto 06-20-2000

Boston

Detroit

09-04-2013

NL

Cincinnati

Philadelphia

8

09-04-1999

Most Home Runs By
The Infielders
In A Game

Bold = League Record

AL Minnesota San Diego

6

09-12-2017

New York

Philadelphia

5

06-03-1932

New York

Philadelphia

05-24-1936

Cleveland

Philadelphia

06-18-1941

Boston

St. Louis

06-08-1950

NL

Milwaukee

Brooklyn

6

07-31-1954

Montreal

Atlanta

07-30-1978

Most Home Runs By
The Outfielders
In A Game

AL

New York

Chicago

5

07-28-1940

Cleveland

New York

07-13-1945

Cleveland

Baltimore

06-10-1959

New York

Boston

05-30-1961

NL

Cincinnati

Milwaukee

6

08-18-1956

San Francisco

Milwaukee

04-30-1961

Most Solo Home Runs
In A 9-Inning Gam e

Bold = League Record

AL Boston Toronto 7 07-04-1977
Chicago Toronto 06-25-2016
NL Los Angeles New York 7 06-24-2018
New York Philadelphia 6 08-13-1939
New York Cincinnati 06-24-1950
Atlanta Chicago 08-03-1967
Chicago San Diego 08-19-1970
Record Lg Record Setting Team(s) Opponents Data / Box Score
Home Run Records

By ONE Team in ONE Game in ONE Inning

Record

Lg

Record Setting Team(s)

Opponents

Data / Box Score

Most Home Runs
In Any Inning

AL

Minnesota

Kansas City

5

06-09-1966
7 th Inning

Rich Rollins

Zoilo Versalles

Tony Oliva

Don Mincher

Harmon Killebrew

NL

New York

Cincinnati

5

06-06-1939
4 th Inning

Burgess Whitehead

Manny Salvo

Jo-Jo Moore

Harry Danning

Frank Demaree

Philadelphia

Cincinnati

06-02-1949
4 th Inning

Del Ennis

Andy Seminick

Willie Jones

Schoolboy Rowe

Andy Seminick

San Francisco

Cincinnati

08-23-1961
9 th Inning

Orlando Cepeda

Felipe Alou

Jim Davenport

Willie Mays

John Orsino

Milwaukee

Cincinnati

04-22-2006
4 th Inning

Bill Hall
Damian Miller
Brady Clark
J.J. Hardy
Prince Fielder

Washington

Milwaukee 07-27-2017
3 rd Inning

Brian Goodwin

Wilmer Difo

Bryce Harper

Ryan Zimmerman

Anthony Rendon

Most Consecutively
In Any Inning

AL

Cleveland

Los Angeles

4

07-31-1963
6 th Inning

Woodie Held

Paul Foytack

Pedro Ramos

Paul Foytack

Tito Francona

Paul Foytack

Larry Brown

Paul Foytack

Minnesota

Kansas City

05-02-1964
11 th Inning

Tony Oliva

Dan Pfister

Bob Allison

Dan Pfister

Jimmie Hall

Dan Pfister

Harmon Killebrew

Vern Handrahan

Boston

New York

04-22-2007
3 rd Inning

Manny Ramirez

Chase Wright

J.D. Drew

Chase Wright

Mike Lowell

Chase Wright

Jason Varitek

Chase Wright

Chicago

Kansas City

08-14-2008
6 th Inning

Jim Thome

Joel Peralta

Paul Konerko

Joel Peralta

Alexei Ramirez

Joel Peralta

Juan Uribe

Robinson Tejeda

NL

Milwaukee

Cincinnati

4

06-08-1961
7 th Inning

Eddie Mathews

Jim Maloney

Hank Aaron

Jim Maloney

Joe Adcock

Marshall Bridges

Frank Thomas

Marshall Bridges

Los Angeles San Diego 09-18-2006
9 th Inning
Jeff Kent Jon Adkins
J.D. Drew Jon Adkins
Russell Martin Trevor Hoffman
Marlon Anderson Trevor Hoffman
Arizona Milwaukee 08-11-2010
4 th Inning
Adam LaRoche Dave Bush
Miguel Montero Dave Bush
Mark Reynolds Dave Bush
Stephen Drew Dave Bush
Washington Milwaukee 07-27-2017
3 rd Inning
Brian Goodwin Michael Blazek
Wilmer Difo Michael Blazek
Bryce Harper Michael Blazek
Ryan Zimmerman Michael Blazek

Washington

San Diego 06-09-2019
8 th Inning
Howie Kendrick Craig Stammen
Trea Turner Craig Stammen
Adam Eaton Craig Stammen
Anthony Rendon Craig Stammen
Most Consecutively
From Start of Game
AL Baltimore Texas 3 05-10-2012
Ryan Flaherty Colby Lewis
J.J. Hardy Colby Lewis
Nick Markakis Colby Lewis
NL San Diego San Francisco 3 04-13-1987
Marvell Wynne Roger Mason
Tony Gwynn Roger Mason
John Kruk Roger Mason
Atlanta Cincinnati 05-28-2003
Rafael Furcal Jeff Austin
Mark DeRosa Jeff Austin
Gary Sheffield Jeff Austin
Milwaukee Cincinnati 09-09-2007
Rickie Weeks Phil Dumatrait
J.J. Hardy Phil Dumatrait
Ryan Braun Phil Dumatrait
Arizona Washington 07-21-2017
David Peralta Max Scherzer
A.J. Pollock Max Scherzer
Jake Lamb Max Scherzer
Arizona Philadelphia 06-10-2019
Jarrod Dyson Jerad Eickhoff
Ketel Marte Jerad Eickhoff
David Peralta Jerad Eickhoff

Record

Lg

Record Setting Team(s)

Opponents

Data / Box Score

Home Runs By ONE Team in ONE Game & ONE Inning | Research by Baseball Almanac

Home Run Record Book

By BOTH Teams in Different Type Games

Record Lg

Record Setting Team(s)

#

Record Setting Team(s)

# Data / Box Score

Most Home Runs
In A Doubleheader
By Both Teams

AL

New York

9

Philadelphia

5

14

05-22-1930

05-22-1930

Chicago

7

Texas

7

08-28-1998

08-28-1998

NL

Milwaukee

9

Chicago

6

15

05-30-1956

05-30-1956

Most Home Runs
In A Game
By Both Teams

Bold = League Record

AL

Detroit

7

Chicago

5

12

05-28-1995

Detroit

6

Chicago

6

07-02-2002

NL

Arizona

8

Philadelphia

5

13

06-10-2019
Pittsburgh 6 Cincinnati 5 11

08-12-1966

13 Innings

Chicago

7

New York

4

06-11-1967

Chicago

6

Cincinnati

5

07-28-1977

13 Innings

Chicago

6

Philadelphia

5

05-17-1979

10 Innings

Most Home Runs
In A Game
By Both Teams
(On Opening Day )

Bold = League Record

AL

New York

5

Philadelphia

2

7

04-12-1932

Boston

5

Washington

2

04-12-1965

Milwaukee

5

Boston

2

04-10-1980

Cleveland

5

Texas

2

04-27-1995

Milwaukee 4 California 3 04-02-1996

Chicago

6

Kansas City

1

03-29-2018
NL Los Angeles 8 Arizona 2

10

03-28-2019

New York

6

Montreal

1

7

04-04-1988

Atlanta

4

Chicago

3

04-05-1988

Atlanta

5

San Francisco

2

04-01-1996

Most Home Runs
In A Game
By Both Teams
With No Other Runs

AL

Cleveland

4

New York

0

4

08-02-1956

New York

4

Baltimore

0

05-13-1973

NL Colorado 5 Miami 3

8

06-20-2016

San Francisco

3

Milwaukee

2

5

08-30-1962

Montreal

3

San Diego

2

5

05-16-1986

Most Solo Home Runs
In A Game
By Both Teams
AL Detroit 5 Chicago 5 10 05-28-1995
NL Colorado 5 Miami 3 8 06-20-2016
Record Lg

Record Setting Team(s)

#

Record Setting Team(s)

# Data / Box Score

Home Runs By BOTH Teams in ONE Game | Research by Baseball Almanac



Did you know that on May 1, 1920 , the Boston Braves played the Brooklyn Dodgers in a twenty-six inning game where neither club hit a home run setting the Major League record for longest game without a home run by either team?

The Boston Red Sox hit eight home runs against the Toronto Blue Jays on July 4, 1977 . Seven of them were hit with nobody on base setting the Major League record for most home runs in a game with nobody on base.

On September 4, 1999 , eight players from the Cincinnati Reds hit a home run in a game versus the Philadelphia Phillies setting a Major League record for most players with a home run during a game.

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