Home Run Damage Report, 2013 Week 4Posted: April 26, 2013
For an introduction to Home Run Damage along with a list of all 2013 home runs, read this page.
This report covers games from Friday, April 19th through Thursday, April 25th.
*I changed Home Run Damage to calculate using the Standard Distance instead of the True Distance. You can read about the difference between the two in the Home Run Tracker glossary.
Most Damaging: John Buck, 4.14 – #9 in 2013, #449 overall
Least Damaging: Matt Holliday, -5.48
Fastest off the Bat: Bryce Harper, 117.1 mph, 4.00 HRD
Slowest off the Bat: Fernando Martinez, 92.3 mph, -4.73 HRD
Most Towering: Chris Carter, 144 feet, 0.40 HRD
Most Line Drive: Matt Carpenter, 51 feet, 1.31 HRD
Closest to straight center: Alex Gordon, 90.1 degree exit angle, 3.14 HRD