Graig Nettles is in the Baseball Hall of Fame with 390 home runs. He was a third baseman and played for 22 years, from 1967 until 1988.
Hall of Famer Willie Mays ended his career with 660 home runs.
Mickey Mantle hit 536 career home runs for the New York Yankees, and was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1974.
Ruth was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame because of his outstanding playing ability among which was setting the record for most home runs in a season and most career home runs. Both these records stood for many years before they were broken.
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Roger Maris had a career batting average of .260, and 275 home runs. He doesn't have the number to be a hall of famer.
Ty Cobb of the Detroit Tigers lead the American League in home runs with 9 in 1909, all were "inside-the-park" homers.
barry bonds has hit over 759 home runs. he has hit the most home runs in MLB history and has gone into the hall of fame but will have a quote saying took steroids.
No, and I really don't see any reason why he should be. His career BA was .265 and he hit a mere 200 home runs and 1195 hits overall.
Mel Ott had 115 home runs and Ed Mathews had 112.
Steve Garvey is a borderline Baseball Hall of Fame candidate. He was considered a power hitter but he only accumulated 272 Home Runs. Though his batting average .294 and was over .300 for much of his career, he also had 2599 hits, and 1308 RBI. His 1974 National League MVP and 1981 World series win will probably help him to be voted into the Hall of Fame.