On April 17, 2007, Alex Rodriguez hits his eighth homer of the young season, in the Yankees’ 12th game. He becomes just the third player to hit eight homers in the first 12 games or less, joining Mike Schmidt (1976) and Luis Gonzalez (2001).
Carlos Baerga of the Cleveland Indians becomes the first player to switch-hit home runs in the same inning
April 8, 1993
Julio Franco, at 47 years, 240 days old, becomes the oldest player in major league history to hit a home run
April 20, 2006