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ROGERS HORNSBY -- 1915-37 Cardinals, Giants, Cubs Home (Credit: AP)

ROGERS HORNSBY -- 1915-37
Cardinals, Giants, Cubs
Home runs: 301
Hornsby hit a career-high 42 home runs for the Cardinals in 1922 which doubled his total from the previous season.

Most career home runs by second basemen

Take a look at the 25 second basemen who have hit the most home runs in MLB history.

(Stats accurate as of Sept. 6, 2016.)

JEFF KENT — 1992-2008 Mets, Giants, Astros, Dodgers
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JEFF KENT — 1992-2008
Mets, Giants, Astros, Dodgers
Home runs: 377
Kent averaged 29 home runs per season in his five-year stint with the Giants from 1997-2002. He was named NL MVP in 2000.

ROGERS HORNSBY -- 1915-37 Cardinals, Giants, Cubs Home
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ROGERS HORNSBY -- 1915-37
Cardinals, Giants, Cubs
Home runs: 301
Hornsby hit a career-high 42 home runs for the Cardinals in 1922 which doubled his total from the previous season.

CRAIG BIGGIO — 1988-2007 Astros Home runs: 291
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CRAIG BIGGIO — 1988-2007
Astros
Home runs: 291
Biggio hit a career-high 26 home runs in 2005 - the only season that he hit over 24 gopher balls.

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RYNE SANDBERG — 1981-97 Phillies, Cubs Home runs:
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RYNE SANDBERG — 1981-97
Phillies, Cubs
Home runs: 282
Ryno averaged 30 homers per season from 1989-1992.

ROBINSON CANO -- 2005-present Yankees, Mariners Home runs:
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ROBINSON CANO -- 2005-present
Yankees, Mariners
Home runs: 271
After failing to eclipse the 20 home run mark in his first four seasons, Robbie hit at least 25 from 2009-13.

JOE MORGAN — 1963-84 Astros, Reds, Giants, Phillies,
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JOE MORGAN — 1963-84
Astros, Reds, Giants, Phillies, A's
Home runs: 268
Morgan hit a career-high 26 home runs for the Reds in 1973 - the first time he'd hit more than 16 in his career.

JOE GORDON — 1938-50 Yankees, Indians Home runs:
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JOE GORDON — 1938-50
Yankees, Indians
Home runs: 253
"Flash" Gordon averaged 23 home runs per season during his 13-year Major League career.

BRET BOONE — 1992-2005 Mariners, Reds, Braves, Padres,
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BRET BOONE — 1992-2005
Mariners, Reds, Braves, Padres, Twins
Home runs: 252
In 2001, Boone had career-highs with 37 home runs and 141 RBIs for the Mariners. He finished 3rd in MVP voting.

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CHASE UTLEY -- 2003-present Phillies Home runs: 248
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CHASE UTLEY -- 2003-present
Phillies
Home runs: 248
Utley averaged 29 home runs and 101 RBI per season from 2005-09.

LOU WHITAKER— 1977-95 Tigers Home runs: 244 Whitaker
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LOU WHITAKER— 1977-95
Tigers
Home runs: 244
Whitaker broke out with 15 home runs in 1982 after hitting just 12 in the previous four seasons combined.

DAN UGGLA -- 2006-2015 Marlins, Braves, Giants, Nationals
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DAN UGGLA -- 2006-2015
Marlins, Braves, Giants, Nationals
Home runs: 235
Uggla averaged 32 home runs per season his first five seasons.

BOBBY GRICH — 1970-86 Orioles, Angels Home runs:
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BOBBY GRICH — 1970-86
Orioles, Angels
Home runs: 224
In 1979, Grich (left) hit 30 home runs for the Angels after hitting just six the prior season.

BOBBY DOERR — 1937-'51 Red Sox Home runs:
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BOBBY DOERR — 1937-'51
Red Sox
Home runs: 223
In Doerr's first full season in 1938, he hit just five home runs. He'd go onto average 16 home runs per season without hitting under 12 for the rest of his career.

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ROBERTO ALOMAR — 1988-2004 Padres, Blue Jays, Orioles,
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ROBERTO ALOMAR — 1988-2004
Padres, Blue Jays, Orioles, Indians, Mets, White Sox, Diamondbacks
Home runs: 210
Alomar hit just 13 home runs in two seasons with the Mets from 2002-03.

DICK MCAULIFFE— 1960-75 Tigers, Red Sox Home runs:
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DICK MCAULIFFE— 1960-75
Tigers, Red Sox
Home runs: 197
McAuliffe hit 84 home runs with the Tigers from 1964-67 - the best stretch of his career.

BRANDON PHILLIPS -- 2002-present Indians, Reds Home runs:
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BRANDON PHILLIPS -- 2002-present
Indians, Reds
Home runs: 195
Phillips hit at least 17 home runs every season from 2006-13.

RAY DURHAM — 1995-2008 White Sox, Giants, Brewers
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RAY DURHAM — 1995-2008
White Sox, Giants, Brewers
Home runs: 192
Durham eclipsed the 20 home run mark just twice in his career. He hit 20 in 2001 and 26 in 2006.

CHARLIE GEHRINGER — 1922-44 Tigers Home runs:184
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CHARLIE GEHRINGER — 1922-44
Tigers
Home runs:184
"The Mechanical Man" drove in 100-plus RBI in seven seasons and had 146 career triples.

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TONY LAZZERI — 1926-39 Yankees, Dodgers, Cubs, Giants
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TONY LAZZERI — 1926-39
Yankees, Dodgers, Cubs, Giants
Home runs: 178
Lazzeri hit 169 home runs in 12 seasons with the Yankees.

DAMION EASLEY — 1992-2008 Angels, Tigers, Rays, Marlins,
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DAMION EASLEY — 1992-2008
Angels, Tigers, Rays, Marlins, Diamondbacks, Mets
Home runs: 163
Easley hit 20-plus homers in three straight seasons for the Tigers from 1997-99.

JUAN SAMUEL — 1988-98 Phillies, Mets, Dodgers, Royals,
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JUAN SAMUEL — 1988-98
Phillies, Mets, Dodgers, Royals, Reds, Tigers, Blue Jays
Home runs:161
Samuel hit a career-high 28 homers for the Phillies in 1987 - the lone season he eclipsed 20 HR in his career.

FRANK WHITE — 1973-90 Royals Home runs: 160
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FRANK WHITE — 1973-90
Royals
Home runs: 160
White hit a career-high 22 homers in back-to-back seasons in 1985 and '86.

DAVEY LOPES — 1972-87 Dodgers, A's, Cubs, Astros
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DAVEY LOPES — 1972-87
Dodgers, A's, Cubs, Astros
Home runs: 155
Lopes hit a career-high 28 home runs in 1979, but didn't hit more than 17 in any other season.

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BILL MAZEROSKI — 1956-72 Pirates Home runs: 138
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BILL MAZEROSKI — 1956-72
Pirates
Home runs: 138
Mazeroski hit 19 homers during his third full season in 1958, but never hit more than 16 for the rest of his career.

JACKIE ROBINSON — 1947-56 Dodgers Home runs: 137
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JACKIE ROBINSON — 1947-56
Dodgers
Home runs: 137
Robinson had a career-high 19 homers in back-to-to back seasons from 1951-52.

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