Deep Dive: Inside the Yankees 23-Game Home Run Streak

In this era of home run extremes, 23 straight games with a homer is still a lot

The streak started on May 26 when the Yankees were in Kansas City.

The Yankees have hit 40 home runs during that stretch and that is only 8th most during that time period.

HR by team since May 26

Team G HR
MIL 22 45
LAA 25 43
LAD 24 43
OAK 24 42
ARI 24 42
SEA 25 42
ATL 22 41
NYY 23 40
CLE 23 40
MIN 23 39
TOR 23 39
CHC 24 38
NYM 24 38
WSH 22 37
BOS 24 35
HOU 23 31
SD 23 31
COL 24 30
TB 26 29
PHI 22 29
CIN 22 28
STL 23 28
PIT 24 27
TEX 26 26
CWS 21 24

The Yankees have played 12 home games during that stretch and hit 25 homers and 11 away games hitting 15 homers.

Of the 40 home runs the Yankees have hit, 20 were with men on and 20 were solo shots. The 40 home runs produced 68 RBI.

Of the 20 with men on, 13 were two-run homers, six were three-run homers, and there was one grand slam.

11 homers were hit off lefties /29 were hit off righties

8 were hit by lefties/ 32 by righties

27 were hit off starters/13 off relievers

12 were hit with no outs/ 15 were hit with one out/13 were hit with two outs

During the streak the Yankees have had two four-homer games, two three-homer games, seven two-homer games, and 12 one-homer games.

Homers by inning

INNING HR
Totals 40
1 5
2 5
3 2
4 12
5 3
6 2
7 6
8 4
9 1
Extra 0

Homers vs. opponent

Opponent G AB HR
SD 3 99 8
TOR 3 106 6
TB 3 97 6
CWS 4 139 5
NYM 2 76 4
HOU 1 36 4
BOS 3 97 3
CLE 3 101 3
KC 1 40 1

Yankees during the streak

Player AB HR
Gary Sanchez 86 7
Luke Voit 94 6
DJ LeMahieu 113 5
Gleyber Torres 79 5
Cameron Maybin 62 4
Brett Gardner 80 4
Clint Frazier 74 3
Gio Urshela 73 3
Aaron Hicks 79 3
Edwin Encarnacion 15 2
Didi Gregorius 38 1
Andrew Romine 30 0
Kendrys Morales 42 0

The Yankees are 13-10 during the streak

Date Opp Score HR
06/20/2019 vs HOU W 10-6 4
06/19/2019 vs TB W 12-1 2
06/18/2019 vs TB W 6-3 2
06/17/2019 vs TB W 3-0 2
06/16/2019 @ CWS W 10-3 1
06/15/2019 @ CWS W 8-4 2
06/14/2019 @ CWS L 2-10 1
06/13/2019 @ CWS L 4-5 1
06/11/2019 vs NYM W 12-5 3
06/11/2019 vs NYM L 4-10 1
06/09/2019 @ CLE W 7-6 1
06/08/2019 @ CLE L 4-8 1
06/07/2019 @ CLE L 2-5 1
06/06/2019 @ TOR W 6-2 2
06/05/2019 @ TOR L 7-11 2
06/04/2019 @ TOR L 3-4 2
06/02/2019 vs BOS L 5-8 1
06/01/2019 vs BOS W 5-3 1
05/31/2019 vs BOS W 4-1 1
05/29/2019 vs SD W 7-0 4
05/28/2019 vs SD L 4-5 1
05/27/2019 vs SD W 5-2 3
05/26/2019 @ KC L 7-8 1