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Statistics About The Most Home Runs By A Catcher

The most home runs hit by a catcher in a single season is 42, achieved by Javy López in 2003.

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"Johnny Bench holds the record for most career home runs as a catcher with 389."

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"Carlton Fisk had 351 home runs as a catcher, coming 2nd highest in career home runs by a catcher."

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"Mike Piazza had 396 career home runs, but only 427 of those were hit when he was positioned as catcher."

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"As a catcher, Ivan Rodriguez boasted 304 career home runs."

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"The current active catcher with the most home runs is Yadier Molina with 160."

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"In the year 2004, Javy Lopez held the record for single-season home runs by a catcher with 43."

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"The record for the most home runs as a catcher in a single season in the American League is held by Jorge Posada with 30 in 2003."

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"Ivan Rodriguez holds the single-season record for most home runs as a catcher in the American League with 35 in 1999."

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"Gary Sanchez holds the record for most home runs as a catcher in his first three seasons with 52."

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"Johnny Bench holds the National League record for most home runs as a catcher in a single season with 38 in the year 1970."

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"Yogi Berra holds the record for most World Series home runs by a catcher with 12."

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"Johnny Bench holds the record for most home runs by a catcher in a single post-season series with four."

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"Todd Hundley holds the record for most home runs in a season by a switch-catching catcher with 41 in 1996."

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"Lance Parrish holds the record for most home runs in a season by an AL catcher with 32 in 1982."

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"Johnny Bench is the only catchers to have hit 40 home runs in a season twice."

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"As a catcher, Roy Campanella hit 30 or more home runs in a season 3 times."

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"Gabby Hartnett holds the record for most seasons leading the league in home runs by a catcher with 2 times."

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"Brian McCann holds the single-game record for most home runs by a catcher with 4."

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"Johnny Bench is the only catcher to have hit 3 home runs in a single game multiple times."

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"Gabby Hartnett holds the record for most career grand slams by a catcher with 7."

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