Skip to content

#47 Greatest HR in Yankee History

October 12, 2012

Lazzeri (Bleacher Report)

Tony Lazzeri | 3 HR | vs. Philadelphia Athletics | 5/24/1936

In a 25-2 rout at Philadelphia’s Shibe Park, Tony Lazzeri hit 3 home runs for the 2nd time in his career and tallied an American League record 11 RBIs, finishing 4-for-5 on the day.  His incredible performance included grand slams in both the 2nd and 5th innings as he became the first player to hit 2 in the same game.

No comments yet

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: