- List of Major League Baseball home run records
Players denoted in boldface are still actively contributing to the record noted.
(r) denotes a player's rookie season.
500 career home runs
55 home runs in one season
Five or more consecutive seasons with 40 home runs
Fifteen or more seasons with 20 home runs
League leader in home runs, 3 or more consecutive seasons
League leader in home runs, three different teams
240 home runs by a team in one season
Mark McGwireled the American League in home runs in 1987 and 1996. He led the National League in 1998 and 1999. In 1997, he led Major League Baseball in home runs, but led neither the American or National League, as his season was split between the Oakland Athletics and St. Louis Cardinals. If that season had been included, then he was a League Leader for five seasons, four of which were in succession.
# Delahanty and Horner are the only players to hit four home runs in a game as a part of a losing effort [ [http://www.baseball-almanac.com/boxscore/07131896.shtml Baseball Almanac boxscore] ] [ [http://www.retrosheet.org/boxesetc/1986/B07060ATL1986.htm Retrosheet box score, Expos at Braves July 6, 1986] ] .
* Grand slam
List of lifetime home run leaders through history
Major League Baseball home run milestones
List of top 500 Major League Baseball home run hitters
* All-Time leaders in home runs for a pitcher
MLB hitters with three home runs in one game
Batters with two grand slams in the same baseball game
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