The ALFONSO Soriano Report

by Bill Chuck on August 14, 2013

Alfonso Soriano homered twice and drove in a career-high six runs as the Yankees doubled up on the Los Angeles Angels, 14-7.

Soriano is only hitting .222 in his return to Yankee pinstripes, but in 16 games he has five homers and 14 RBI.

The Yankees are the fourth team that Soriano has had a game in which he has driven in at least five runs.

Rk Date Tm Opp Rslt PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI
1 2013-08-13 NYY LAA W 14-7 6 6 3 3 0 0 2 6
2 2012-07-13 CHC ARI W 8-1 4 4 3 4 2 0 2 5
3 2008-09-06 CHC CIN W 14-9 5 5 4 4 0 0 3 5
4 2007-09-22 CHC PIT W 9-5 5 4 2 3 1 0 2 5
5 2007-07-28 CHC CIN W 8-1 5 5 3 3 0 0 2 5
6 2006-06-04 WSN MIL W 8-4 5 4 2 3 0 0 2 5
7 2006-04-21 WSN ATL W 7-3 5 5 3 4 1 0 3 5
8 2005-08-04 TEX TBD W 13-5 5 4 3 3 1 1 0 5
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Generated 8/14/2013.

Soriano has had 34 multi-homer games in his career

Rk Year #
1 2013 4
2 2007 4
3 2006 4
4 2005 4
5 2002 4
6 2010 3
7 2008 3
8 2012 2
9 2011 2
10 2003 2
11 2009 1
12 2004 1
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Generated 8/14/2013.

Four multi-homer games this season

Rk Date Tm Opp Rslt PA AB R H HR RBI
1 2013-08-13 NYY LAA W 14-7 6 6 3 3 2 6
2 2013-07-09 CHC LAA W 7-2 4 3 2 2 2 2
3 2013-07-06 CHC PIT W 4-1 4 4 2 2 2 4
4 2013-05-04 CHC CIN L 4-6 4 3 2 2 2 4
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He’s had three three-homer games in his career

Rk Date Tm Opp Rslt PA AB R H 2B HR
1 2008-09-06 CHC CIN W 14-9 5 5 4 4 0 3
2 2007-06-08 CHC ATL W 9-1 6 5 3 4 0 3
3 2006-04-21 WSN ATL W 7-3 5 5 3 4 1 3
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Soriano now has 22 homers overall on the season and 394 for his career, enabling him to pass Jim Edmonds and move into 55th place on the all time homer list.

Rk Player HR From To Age G PA AB
1 Andres Galarraga 399 1985 2004 24-43 2257 8916 8096
2 Al Kaline 399 1953 1974 18-39 2834 11596 10116
3 Dale Murphy 398 1976 1993 20-37 2180 9041 7960
4 Joe Carter 396 1983 1998 23-38 2189 9154 8422
5 Alfonso Soriano 394 1999 2013 23-37 1866 7979 7368
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Generated 8/14/2013.

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