Minor League Record Book: Career Home Runs

Today we’ll take a look at the players who have hit the most home runs in the minor leagues… from 2004-2018 and all-time.

2006-2018
1 Clint Robinson Harrisonburg ’05-06 159
2 Ryan Schimpf Luray ’08 150
3 Rudy Flores Haymarket ’10 112
4 Joey Butler New Market ’06 92
5 Mac Williamson Harrisonburg ’11 88
6 Tyler White Haymarket ’10 87
7 Jacob Wilson Luray ’09 85
8 Tony Thomas Harrisonburg ’05 84
Ben Guez Covington ’06 84
10 Blake Tekotte Woodstock ’06 83
11 Collin Cowgill Covington ’05 82
12 Rebel Ridling Covington ’06 76
Ryan McBroom Haymarket ’10-1 76
14 Jon Griffin Luray ’10 71
15 AJ Kirby-Jones Waynesboro ’09 64

Additions:

  • Mac Williamson and Ryan McBroom both entered the list this year. Mac was a 2017 oversight; he had 75 at that point, and should have been #10 overall. Whoops. He’s now 5th overall. McBroom hit 15 in 2018, bringing him up to a tie for #12.

Changes:

  • Jacob Wilson hit 8 homers in 2018, and went from 8th to 7th.
  • Tyler White hit 14, and went from #10 up to #6.
  • Collin Cowgill hit 12, and went from #12 to #11.
All-Time
1 Jeff Manto Front Royal 243
2 Joe Koshansky Staunton ’02-03 186
3 Clint Robinson Harrisonburg ’05-06 159
4 Ryan Shealy Harrisonburg ’99 158
5 Andy Abad Harrisonburg ’93 157
6 Ryan Schimpf Luray ’08 150
7 Christopher Carter Waynesboro ’01 146
8 Alan Cockrell Staunton 141
9 Erik Kratz Way,Harr ’00-01 127
10 Luke Scott Staunton 125
11 Stephen Smitherman Winchester ’98-9 114
12 Rudy Flores Haymarket ’10 112
13 Jack Voigt Staunton 111
14 Steve Decker Front Royal 101
15 Dan Pasqua New Market ’81 100
Nick Stavinoha Front Royal ’03 100
17 Larry Sheets Staunton 99
Luis Lopez Winchester ’92-3 99
19 Pat Watkins Staunton 95
20 Jim Pankovits Harrisonburg ’74 93

Additions: None

Changes:

  • Rudy Flores, with 17 homers, went all the way from #18 to #12
  • Erik Kratz, with 4, passed Luke Scott to move into 9th place. Has Erik been fun to watch this offseason or what?!?!
Rudy FLores swinging
Rudy Flores

 

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