Home Run Damage Report Weekend of May 18th, 2012

For an intro to Home Run Damage along with a list of all 2012 home runs, read this page.


This report covers all home runs from Friday, May 18th through Sunday, May 20th.

Most Damaging: Jarrod Saltalamacchia, 4.98 – #3 in 2012, #121 overall

Least Damaging: Jose Bautista, -4.52

Fastest off the Bat: Yan Gomes, 116.4 mph, 4.21 Damage

Slowest off the Bat: Jose Bautista, 93.2 mph, -4.52 Damage

Highest Apex: Asdrubal Cabrera, 137 feet, -2.82 Damage

Lowest Apex: Raul Ibanez, 51 feet, -1.29 Damage

Closest to straight center: Josh Reddick, 90.6 Degree Exit Angle, 1.24 Damage

Walk-off: None

First Career Home Run: Yan Gomes, 4.21 Damage, Scott Van Slyke, 0.40 Damage and Stephen Strasburg, -0.67 Damage


Data from ESPN Home Run Tracker


One Comment on “Home Run Damage Report Weekend of May 18th, 2012”

  1. […] to the Home Run Damage Report at Steal of Home, Yan Gomes hit the home run this weekend that came the fastest off the bat, while Jose Bautista hit […]

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