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SportAlonso ties Mets record for homers with monster 3-run blast to take lead against Braves

05:45  25 august  2019
05:45  25 august  2019 Source:   12up.com

Mets' Alonso blasts 451-foot homer to tie NL rookie HR mark

Mets' Alonso blasts 451-foot homer to tie NL rookie HR mark The NL rookie HR mark was set by Cody Bellinger in 1970 when the Dodgers slugger hit 39 dingers. Next on the list are Boston's Wally Berger (1930) and Cincinnati's Frank Robinson (1956) with 38 homers.

Alonso 's moon shot ties Mets HR record . Rookie's 9th blast ties club high before May 1. NEW YORK -- Another day, another record for Pete Alonso , whose three - run homer in the seventh inning Saturday gave him a share of The Mets have not released a timetable for him to take that next step.

Alonso ties NL rookie mark for homers with 39th. Mets slugger Pete Alonso tied the NL rookie record for home runs with his 39th, matching the Dodgers' Cody Bellinger from the 2017 season. Every single day, we find a new 2019 homer number that blows us away. As the records start to pile

What a way to make history! With the New York Mets trailing the Atlanta Braves 4-2 on Saturday night, Pete Alonso stepped up in a BIG way for his club by launching a monstrous three-run blast to give the Amazins' the lead in the fifth inning. The homer was the Polar Bear's 41st of the 2019 campaign, a mark that just so happens to have tied the Mets franchise record for a single season.

Alonso ties Mets record for homers with monster 3-run blast to take lead against Braves© Mary Altaffer/AP Photo New York Mets' Pete Alonso hits a three-run home run during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Atlanta Braves, Saturday, Aug. 24, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

A no-doubter to the deepest part of the ballpark? How else would you expect the young stud to tie the record? And he capped it off with an EPIC bat flip that got Citi Field rocking.

It's just a matter of time before the All-Star first baseman holds the historic feat all to himself. What a season for the rookie.

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Alonso ties Mets record for homers with monster 3-run blast to take lead against Braves

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