The 600 Home Run Club

Jim Thome
Photo: Rick Osentoski/US Presswire

Jim Thome


Thome didn't waste any time, hitting Nos. 599 and 600 in back-to-back at-bats against the Tigers on Aug. 15, 2011. Though Thome was 40 years old when he hit 600, he was the second-fastest hitter to reach the milestone, in at-bat No. 8,137. Babe Ruth needed only 6,921 at-bats.

More Galleries

Most Recent: Most Popular: Related:
Facebook Twitter Mobile Podcast RSS Tablet Subscribe Get SI to Go using the following services
Hot Topics: NBA Draft Yasiel Puig NHL Playoffs NBA Playoffs Mark Cuban Jabari Parker
TM & © 2014 Time Inc. A Time Warner Company. All Rights Reserved.
Terms under which this service is provided to you. Read our privacy guidelines, your California privacy rights, and ad choices.
SI CoverRead All ArticlesBuy Cover Reprint