Top 10 Home Run Champions In Major League Baseball

In one of the most favourite sports of America, i.e. baseball, the term home run is used to describe a run which is scored when the player hits the ball in such a way that the batter is capable of circling the bases and reaching home safely in one game, without the defensive team committing any error in the process. The Major League Baseball, or the MLB, is one of the premier professional sports leagues in America.

Here is the list of the Top 10 Home Run Champions in Major League Baseball. Let us take a quick look at it and know more about the contributions and achievements of these players.

Top 10 Home Run Champions In Major League Baseball

10. Mickey Mantle

Top 10 Home Run Champions In Major League Baseball
Top 10 Home Run Champions In MLB

Mickey Mantle made his MLB debut with the New York Yankees on 17th April 1951 and played his final MLB match in his baseball career for the same team on 28th September 1968. He played for the MLB franchise New York Yankees throughout his entire career from 1951 to 1968. Mickey Mantle was named in the All-Star team 20 times in his active baseball career. Mickey Mantle achieved a total of 52 home runs in the 1956 season of Major League Baseball, and is inducted in the tenth place in our list of top 10 home run champions in major league baseball. Vic Wertz scored a total of 32 home runs that season which was the second most home runs after Mickey Mantle in 1956 MLB season.

9. Chris Davis

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Chris Davis made his MLB debut with the Texas Rangers on 26th June 2008. He played for the MLB franchise Texas Rangers from 2008 to 2011, and currently playing for the Baltimore Orioles since 2011. Chris Davis was named in the All-Star team once in his career in 2013. Chris Davis achieved a total of 53 home runs in the 2013 season of Major League Baseball, and is inducted in the ninth place in our list of top 10 home run champions in major league baseball. Miguel Cabrera scored a total of 44 home runs that season which was the second most home runs after Chris Davis in 2013 MLB season.

8. José Bautista

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José Bautista made his MLB debut with the Baltimore Orioles on 4th April 2004. He played for the MLB franchise Kansas City Royals in 2004, for Pittsburgh Pirates from 2004 to 2008, and currently playing for the Toronto Blue Jays since 2008. José Bautista was named in the All-Star team 5 times in his career. José Bautista achieved a total of 54 home runs in the 2010 season of Major League Baseball, and is inducted in the eighth place in our list of top 10 home run champions in major league baseball. Paul Konerko scored a total of 39 home runs that season which was the second most home runs after José Bautista in 2010 MLB season.

7. David Ortiz

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David Ortiz made his MLB debut for the Minnesota Twins on 2nd September 1997. He played for the MLB franchise Minnesota Twins from 1997 to 2002, and currently playing for the Boston Red Sox since 2003. David Ortiz became the World Series champion three times in 2004, 2007 and recently in 2013. David Ortiz achieved a total of 54 home runs in the 2006 season of Major League Baseball, and is inducted in the seventh place in our list of top 10 home run champions in major league baseball. Jermaine Dye scored a total of 44 home runs that season which was the second most home runs after David Ortiz in the 2006 MLB season.

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