The Miguel Cabrera Report

by Bill Chuck on August 19, 2013

Miguel Cabrera hit his 40th home run and had an RBI single to help Max Scherzer to win his 18th game of the season as the Detroit Tigers beat the Kansas City Royals, 6-3.

According to STATS

Cabrera became the third player since 1921 to have at least 40 homers and 120 RBI while batting .350 or better through 116 games, joining Babe Ruth and Jimmie Foxx.

Miggy’s Fab Four

Cabrera’s top four HR-hitting seasons

Year Age Tm G PA AB R H HR ▾ RBI BA OBP SLG OPS
2012 29 DET 161 697 622 109 205 44 139 .330 .393 .606 .999
2013 30 DET 116 522 444 89 160 40 120 .360 .452 .689 1.141
2010 27 DET 150 648 548 111 180 38 126 .328 .420 .622 1.042
2008 25 DET 160 684 616 85 180 37 127 .292 .349 .537 .887
11 Yrs 1628 6996 6107 1050 1962 361 1243 .321 .399 .570 .969
Provided by Baseball-Reference.com: View Original Table
Generated 8/19/2013.

All-time

Cabrera now has 361 career homers. He passed Gary Gaetti and tied Joe DiMaggio for 77th place on the all time homer list.

Player HR From To Age G PA AB Tm
Gil Hodges 370 1943 1963 19-39 2072 8102 7030 BRO-LAD-NYM
Ralph Kiner 369 1946 1955 23-32 1472 6256 5205 PIT-TOT-CHC-CLE
Lance Berkman 366 1999 2013 23-37 1874 7802 6479 HOU-TOT-STL-TEX
Todd Helton 362 1997 2013 23-39 2216 9329 7848 COL
Miguel Cabrera 361 2003 2013 20-30 1628 6996 6107 FLA-DET
Joe DiMaggio 361 1936 1951 21-36 1736 7673 6821 NYY
Provided by Baseball-Reference.com: View Play Index Tool Used
Generated 8/19/2013.

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