Home Runs Hit Completely Out of Dodger Stadium

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Los Angeles Dodgers’ Mike Piazza watches his eighth inning, two run home run leave the park, scoring the winning run in the Dodgers’ 3-2 win over the Colorado Rockies on Saturday, July 6, 1996 at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles.
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Having hosted its first game on April 10, 1962, Dodger Stadium is the third-oldest active ballpark in Major League Baseball. Since its opening, only five players have hit a total of six home runs entirely out of the stadium during game competition.

The first home run hit out of Dodger Stadium was launched by Willie Stargell on Aug. 5, 1969. The most recent occurrence was Fernando Tatis Jr.’s home run on Sept. 30, 2021.

Home Runs Hit Completely Out of Dodger Stadium

PLAYERTEAMDATEDISTANCE
Willie StargellPittsburgh PiratesAug. 5, 1969506 feet to RF
Willie StargellPittsburgh PiratesMay 8, 1973470 feet to RF
Mike PiazzaLos Angeles DodgersSept. 21, 1997478 feet to LF
Mark McGwireSt. Louis CardinalsMay 22, 1999483 feet to LCF
Giancarlo StantonMiami MarlinsMay 12, 2015475 feet to LF
Fernando Tatis Jr.San Diego PadresSept. 30, 2021467 feet to LF

What’s the Farthest Home Run at Dodger Stadium?

Willie Stargell’s 506 ft homer on Aug. 5, 1969 was not only the first home run ever to be hit out of Dodger Stadium, but it was also the farthest ever hit there. The ball cleared every part of Dodger Stadium and part of the parking lot.

Who’s Hit the Most Home Runs at Dodger Stadium?

Eric Karros (1991-2004) hit 130 home runs at Dodger Stadium, the most of any player in MLB history.

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