On May 18, 1968, Washington Senators slugger Frank Howard ties an American League record by homering in his sixth consecutive game. With a pair of home runs against Detroit Tigers ace Mickey Lolich, Howard now has 10 home runs in his last six games, also a record.
April 22, 2007
Mark McGwire of the Oakland A’s becomes the first rookie to hit 30 home runs before the All-Star break
July 5, 1987