José Altuve will start the American League Championship Series between the Astros and Red Sox as the all-time home run leader at Minute Maid Park, his team’s home in MLB.
The Venezuelan accumulates 10 homers in the games made at home with the sidereal. He surpasses other hitters with more power than him such as Alex Bregman, George Springer, Carlos Correa and Yuli Gurriel, according to MLB.com tallying.
Most playoff homers in Minute Maid Park history:
1. Altuve 10
2t. Bregman 7
2t. Springer 7
4. Strap 6
5t Berkman 4
5t Gurriel 4
– Brian McTaggart (@brianmctaggart) October 15, 2021
Altuve is not a player who drew attention to his power before being signed to the professional. However, in recent years he has stood out in this facet with productions of 31 four-corner hits in the regular rounds of 2019 and 2021.