In case you missed it — and truth be told, we almost did — the Phillies' Ryan Howard clubbed his 300th home run Saturday, doing it in the second fewest games (1,093) ever (Ralph Kiner, 1,087).
So, here we compare Howard numbers at the time of his 300th homer with those of Mike Schmidt at the moment he reached that milestone:
|Date||Sept. 22, 2012||Aug. 14, 1981|
|Pitcher||Mike Minor||Mike Scott|
|Runs Batted In||919||833|