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Home runs I've snagged during games



DATE: STADIUM: PITCHER:
BATTER:
CAREER HR #:
CAUGHT ON FLY?
May 18, 1992 Yankee (old) Chuck Finley
Mike Stanley
17
no
June 6, 2001 Yankee Ted Lilly
Mike Bordick
76
yes
August 16, 2006 PETCO Chan Ho Park
724
yes
May 23, 2008 Yankee Erik Bedard
8
yes
July 28, 2008 Yankee Mike Mussina
158
yes
September 16, 2008 Yankee Gavin Floyd
395
yes
September 17, 2008 Yankee Scott Linebrink
181
yes
September 28, 2008 Shea Scott Olsen
263
yes
September 15, 2009 Camden Brian Shouse
73
no
September 28, 2009 Yankee (new) Luke Hochevar
87
no
May 13, 2010 Camden Kevin Millwood
2
no
May 13, 2010 Camden Brandon League
105
yes
June 28, 2010 Hiram Bithorn Ryota Igarashi
2
yes
April 6, 2011 Camden Brad Bergesen
13
no
April 21, 2011 Citi J.A. Happ
1
yes
July 24, 2011 Camden Mark Worrell
1
yes
May 8, 2012 Yankee James Shields
256
no
July 30, 2012 Yankee Miguel Gonzalez
266
yes
August 27, 2012 Yankee Casey Janssen
254
yes
September 7, 2012 Citi Jenrry Mejia
208
yes
September 11, 2012 Citi R.A. Dickey
9
yes
September 25, 2012 Citi Jon Rauch
85
yes
April 18, 2013 Yankee Phil Hughes
1
no
April 18, 2013 Yankee J.J. Putz
7
yes
August 3, 2013 Citizens Bank Brandon Beachy
43
yes
September 10, 2013 Citi Tim Byrdak
105
yes
April 19, 2014 Citi Jose Valverde
Justin Upton
140
no
June 24, 2014 Citi Scott Kazmir
149
yes
August 8, 2014 Yankee John Axford
372
yes
29 home runs 8 stadiums 29 pitchers
27 hitters
Yay, homers! 21 on the fly
           


Bonus section -- additional game home run balls that were thrown to me:

DATE: STADIUM: PITCHER:
BATTER:
CAREER HR #:
THROWN BY:
May 19, 1992 Yankee (old) Bert Blyleven
Mel Hall
125
Von Hayes
August 10, 2011 Camden Jason Frasor
Nolan Reimold
25
Rudy Arias
September 10, 2011 Comerica Max Scherzer
Joe Mauer
84
security guard
September 12, 2011 Great American Carlos Fisher
Starlin Castro
12
Sam LeCure
May 21, 2012 Marlins Mark Buehrle
Troy Tulowitzki
127
Heath Bell
June 25, 2013 Nationals Trevor Cahill
Adam LaRoche
208
Heath Bell
6 home runs 6 stadiums 6 pitchers
6 hitters
Yay, homers!
Ooh yeah.