Kaz Matusi against the Atlanta Braves in the 2004 season It's never happened. Matsui hit home runs in his first at bat of the 2004, 2005, and 2006 seasons. In the 2004 game, Matsui went 3 for 3 with a HR, 2 doubles and a walk. Ken Griffey Jr. is the only other player in MLB history to hit home runs in his first at bat in three consecutive seasons.
In Game 1 of the 1996 World Series, rookie Andruw Jones of the Atlanta Braves hit home runs in his first two at bats.
* Andruw Jones, Atlanta Braves (vs. NYY) * Charlie Keller
Mitch Moreland, a rookie who batted .462 (six hits in 13 at bats) in the 2010 World Series. His three-run home run in Game 3 helped the Rangers to their only win in the Series.
No true rookie has ever done it. Karl "Tuffy" Rhodes hit three homers against Dwight Gooden on opening day in 1994, but Tuffy had been up and down the majors for several years with the Astros and Cubs. Tuffy had only 313 plate appearances when he took Gooden deep, but "technically" he was not a rookie.
Ryan Howard's rookie season was 2005 when he played in 88 games, had 312 at bats and hit 22 home runs.
In his rookie season, Willie hit 20 home runs in 464 at bats for the 1951 New York Giants.
7 innings to a average game. the vistor bats first until three outs are resached, then the home team bats until three outs are reached. that completes one inning.
he hit 15 home runs in his rookie season.
No. Puckett played in 128 games in his rookie year (1984) and had 557 at bats, 165 hits, 12 doubles, 5 triples, 31 RBIs, a .296 batting average, and 0 home runs.
The visiting team bats first. but f"!@# that!
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.
In 1994 Alex Rodriguez only played in 17 games, with 54 at bats, and did not hit any home runs. Alex hit 5 home runs in 1995 in 48 games with 142 at bats in 1995.
The Braves franchise record for home runs by a rookie is 38 by Wally Berger in 1930.
Babe Ruth's rookie season was 1915 as a pitcher for the Boston Red Sox. He went 18-8 with a 2.44 ERA, 16 complete games, and 1 shutout. He got 92 at bats that season, hitting .315 with 4 home runs.
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The AL rookie home run record is held by Mark McGwire who hit 49 home runs for the Oakland Athletics in 1987.
1957.Maris played his rookie season for the Cleveland Indians in 1957. He played all three outfield positions and batted .235 with 14 home runs and 51 RBIs in 358 at bats.
Most likely Billy Williams, who hit 25 home run in his rookie season in 1961.