In Game 1 of the 1996 World Series, rookie Andruw Jones of the Atlanta Braves hit home runs in his first two at bats.
Zimmer hit two home runs in a game 3 times during his rookie season (1955) .... July 20 against the Cubs, August 3 against the Braves, and September 9 against the Cubs.
he hit 15 home runs in his rookie season.
Jackie Robinson - 1st ROYJackie Robinson in his rookie season with the Brooklyn Dodgers had a .297 batting average, hit 12 home runs, and was the first winner of the Major League Rookie of the Year Award.
The Braves franchise record for home runs by a rookie is 38 by Wally Berger in 1930.
Kent Hrbek played his first professional game on August 24th, 1981 against the New York Yankees and actually hit his first home run that same game. Since he joined the Twins midway through the year, his official "Rookie" year was not until the 1982 season.
* Andruw Jones, Atlanta Braves (vs. NYY) * Charlie Keller
The first baseball game in the Metrodome was an exhibition game, played April 3, 1982, between the Twins and the Philadelphia Phillies. Kent Hrbek of the Twins hit the first home run in that game and, therefore, the first home run in Metrodome history. The first regular season baseball game played in the Metrodome was April 6, 1982 between the Twins and Seattle Mariners. The first home run hit in that game was by Dave Engle of the Twins and, therefore, is the first home run hit in a regular season game in Metrodome history.
On November 10, 1963, Cowboys quarterback Don Meredith completed 30 of 48 pass attempts for 460 yards in a 31-24 road loss to the San Francisco 49ers. It stood as the franchise record for passing yardage in a game until October 6, 2013. On that date, Dallas quarterback Tony Romo went 25 of 36 for 506 yards and five touchdowns in a 51-48 home loss to the Denver Broncos.