The ‘500 home run club’ quiz
Miguel Cabrera is about to make history.
The 38-year-old double AL MVP hit the No. 499 home run for Baltimore Orioles starter Matt Harvey on Wednesday night, leaving him just a little finger from the illustrious 500 home run club. . It’s been an otherwise forgettable season for Cabrera and the Detroit Tigers, so the historic home run pursuit has at least given teammates and fans something to root for in the home stretch. Miggy sat down for Thursday’s game in Baltimore, but is expected to be back in the lineup when the team faces Cleveland on Friday night in front of the Detroit crowd.
Which brings us to today’s quiz. In total, 27 MLB players have hit 500 or more home runs over the course of their respective careers, Cabrera soon to be number 28. With that in mind, how many members of this exclusive fraternity can you name in six minutes?