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#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.

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