Trot Times for May 6, 2015

I don’t even know where to begin today. Bryce Harper hit three home runs in his first three at-bats. Victor Martinez nearly set a record for the slowest tater trot of all-time. Evan Longoria, Carlos Peguero, and Joc Pederson all went deep twice as well. In Minnesota, Eddie Rosario notched a home run on the […]

Victor Martinez Clocks in at 33-seconds

I’ve said it a dozen times before, but Victor Martinez is easily the most underrated slow trotter in baseball. We all know David Ortiz and Billy Butler and Hanley Ramirez, and we think we know Miguel Cabrera and Edwin Encarnacion, but Victor Martinez is rarely mentioned in discussions for the slow trot Hall of Fame. […]

Trot Times for May 1, 2015

Not sure if you noticed, but something pretty big happened last night. It was pretty fun to see. (Well, unless you’re in the Yankees front office.) Let’s get right to the trots!

Alex Rodriguez’s Milestone Home Run

Your browser does not support iframes. Well, it finally happened. In the eighth inning of tonight’s Yankees-Red Sox game at Fenway Park, aging slugger Alex Rodriguez stepped to the plate as a pinch-hitter in a tie game. On a 3-0 pitch, Rodriguez sent the fastball from Junichi Tazawa racing over the Green Monster and into […]

Trot Times for April 30, 2015

Only eight games around the league yesterday, and only seven home runs hit. Good thing May is finally here because that just doesn’t feel like spring. Let’s get to the trots!

Trot Times for April 29, 2015

It was a weird day in baseball. The day started with a home run in an empty stadium then gave us the first inside-the-park home run of 2015. Along the way, Miguel Cabrera hit a pair of taters, Adrian Gonzalez & Nelson Cruz went deep again and Hanley Ramirez was a bit slow around the […]

Trot Times for April 28, 2015

It was a fun night for home runs. Balls bouncing off centerfielder’s gloves, moonshots galore, late-inning heroics. It was a night full everything you want out of the long ball. So let’s get right to the trots!

Trot Times for April 27, 2015

There were only 15 home runs hit around the league on Monday. I guess the big bats decided they needed a bit of a break after the weekend. Let’s get right to the trots!

Trot Times for April 23, 2015

It was a slow day for home runs around the league on Thursday, with only twelve balls leaving the yard. Don’t worry, though. The baseball gods are just trying to get our guards down before the weekend. Let’s get to the trots!

Trot Times for April 20, 2015

Real life got in the way of the Tater Trot Tracker this weekend, so I’m a few days behind. Those trots will be updated here soon enough. Meanwhile, don’t forget to to follow