Alex Rodriguez and the 600 Home Run Club, by the numbers
It took him awhile, but on Wednesday afternoon, Alex Rodriguez
*Rodriguez is tied with
*Rodriguez moved to third base one home run shy of
*Rodriguez did homer in Citizens Bank Park in Game 3 of the 2009 World Series
Statistics through each players' first 600 home runs only (NOTE: All-Star Game and postseason home runs do not count toward a player's career totals):
*Mays' 600th home run was a pinch-hit homer. Mays hit for rookie George Foster with the game tied 2-2 in the seventh and hit a two-run homer that provided the winning margin for the Giants. **Ruth hit the first ever All-Star Game home run, in 1933.