The Official Box Score
Bobby Lowe, on May 30, 1894, hit four home runs in a game - a standard that has never been beaten. Lowe was the first Major League Baseball player to ever connect on four long balls during a single game and he had two of them during the third inning.
May 30, 1894 at Congress Street Grounds (Boston, MA)
: Latham 2, Smith, Chamberlain, Long, McCarthy.
Home Runs : Holliday 2, Vaughn, Canavan, Lowe 4, Long.
Left on Base : Cincinnati 7, Boston 10.
Stolen Bases : Nash 2, Long, Duffy, Hoy, Latham.
: Long, Tucker (by Chamberlain).
Losing Pitcher : Chamberlain.
Wild Pitches : Chamberlain, Nichols.
Winning Pitcher : Nichols.
Thousands upon thousands of games have been played featuring historic sluggers — have any of your favorites ever hit four round-trippers in one game ?
Bobby Lowe became the first National League player to hit four home runs in one game, accomplishing this fabulous feat during the second game of a doubleheader on May 30, 1894. On June 3, 1932 , Lou Gehrig became the first American League player to hit four home runs in one game.