The Lobaton/Walkoff Report

by Bill Chuck on October 8, 2013

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  1. There were 208 walkoff hits in 2013.
  2. They were hit by 159 batters.
  3. Jose Lobaton was one who had two.
  4. There were 20 hit by catchers.
  5. Lobaton and Matt Wieters were the only ones with two.
  6. Wieters hit his off Tampa Bay and Lobaton hit his for Tampa Bay in one weekend against Toronto.
  7. There were 72 walkoff homers this season.
  8. Seven by catchers including Lobaton and Wieters.
  9. There were five walkoff triples this this season, two by catchers: Ryan Doumit, and yes, Jose Lobaton.

There have been 46 walkoff homers in the postseason

Seven by catchers

Cr# Date Series Gm# Batter Tm Opp Pitcher Score Inn RoB Out RBI
1 1973-10-06 NLCS 1 Johnny Bench CIN NYM Tom Seaver tied 1-1 b9 1 1
2 1975-10-21 WS 6 Carlton Fisk BOS CIN Pat Darcy tied 6-6 b12 0 1
3 1981-10-06 NLDS 1 Alan Ashby HOU LAD Dave Stewart tied 1-1 b9 1– 2 2
4 1995-10-03 ALDS 1 Tony Pena CLE BOS Zane Smith tied 4-4 b13 2 1
5 1995-10-04 ALDS 2 Jim Leyritz NYY SEA Tim Belcher tied 5-5 b15 1– 1 2
6 1999-10-09 NLDS 4 Todd Pratt NYM ARI Matt Mantei tied 3-3 b10 1 1
7 2013-10-07 ALDS 3 Jose Lobaton TBR BOS Koji Uehara tied 4-4 b9 2 1
Provided by Baseball-Reference.com: View Original Table
Generated 10/8/2013.

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