MLB and home runs

The major leagues, through Saturday, were on a pace to hit 6,440 home runs this season, well beyond the record set in 2017. The top 10 major league home run totals:

 

2017 6,105

2000 5,693

2016 5,610

2018 5,585

1999 5,528

2001 5,458

2004 5,451

2006 5,386

2003 5,207

1998 5,064