Walk-Off Home Run History

By Matt Stiles | | Topics: Uncategorized

Turns out game-ending home runs — like last night’s centerfield shot by St. Louis Cardinals infielder David Freese — are more common than I imagined. There have been nearly 3,000 in the last five decades, including more than 70 this season. 

That’s twice the figure from 1960:

View interactive version | Source: baseball-reference.com 

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