Category Archives: Chasing Piazza

Chasing Piazza / Robinson / Green / McGwire with number 28

While doing this chase segment for Cody Bellinger I’ve been remiss in leaving out Frank Robinson and Wally Berger who both hold the NL rookie home run single season record of 38. With Joc Pederson and Corey Seager dropping off after Cody Bellinger hit his 27th home run on Sunday, I’ll add Frank Robinson to …

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Chasing Piazza/Green/McGwire on July 23rd

With Cody Bellinger blasting his 27th home run of the year he surpasses the rookie totals of Corey Seager and Joc Pederson and continues to chase down the rookie record of 35 home runs by Mike Piazza. Cody has fallen far off the pace of the all time home run rookie record of 49 by …

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Cody chasing Piazza/Green/McGwire on July 12th

For the first time since we started doing this series, Cody Bellinger lost ground to everyone. Especially McGwire and Green, but even Piazza picked up some ground. No longer does it look like a lock that Cody will break the long-standing rookie home run record by Piazza though he is still in great shape. He is way …

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Chasing Piazza/Green/McGwire on June 26th

Cody Bellinger continues to make a mockery of baseball blasting two more home runs yesterday.  He’s now almost a month a head of the Shawn Green pace of 49 home runs which is the all-time Dodger home run record. As promised, I’ve added the Mark McGwire rookie season to see how Cody is doing on …

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Chasing Piazza on June 20th

Yesterday we looked at how Cody Bellinger was doing on chasing down the Mike Piazza LAD rookie record of 35 home runs.  Cody hit two more last night becoming the fastest to 21 home runs in the history of baseball.  At this rate, he might hit 35 home runs before August 1st. Below is a …

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