On April 14, 1998 — 1998 – Mark McGwire hits three home runs, breaking an eight-game homerless drought, to help the Cardinals to a 15 – 5 victory over Arizona. After tying Willie Mays’ major league record by homering in the first four games of the season, McGwire had not homered since April 4th.

 


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Sources:

Baseball Reference April 14

SABR Games Project

National Pastime April 14

Hall of Fame

Retro Sheet