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Players with the most Opening Day games hitting a Home Run

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Players with the most Opening Day games hitting a Home Run

(OD games)
Frank Robinson (8)
Ken Griffey Jr (7)
Adam Dunn (6)

These are the three players that have hit the most longballs (8 for each one) in games to start off the season.

Robinson connected on a homer per game, Griffey Jr. launched two in 1997, and Dunn is the one to do it in the least amount of games hitting two in 2005 and 2007.

 6 hitters have had 7+ HR in OD games and 5 of them are in the Hall of Fame (HOF).

 18 players have participated in 20+ OD games.

 37 have accumulated 450+ round trippers in their careers.

Player (Career) HRs (in OD) Total OD Total HRs (MLB Rank) HRs Títles
Frank Robinson (HOF) 8 (8) 20 586 (9) 1
Ken Griffey Jr (HOF) 8 (7) 21 630 (6) 4
Adam Dunn 8 (6) 13 462 (35) 0
Babe Ruth (HOF) 7 (6) 17 714 (3) 12 (R)
Willie Mays (HOF) 7 (6) 21 660 (5) 4
Eddie Mathews (HOF) 7 (5) 17 512 (22) 2
26 March 2016
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