Month in Review: MLB off to a slow start with 80 fewer home runs than last year

The first month of the season is in the books, and so far, Major League Baseball has hit fewer home runs than at this point last season. Here’s a look at the season so far:

(DISCLAIMER: Games played in March are added to April totals)

  • This year, through April 30, MLB has hit 720 home runs. Last season by this point, MLB had hit 800 home runs, thanks in part to 50 home runs hit on the final day of the month. At this point, MLB is on pace Continue reading