List of Major League Baseball players with a home run in their final major league at bat

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This is a list of the 45 Major League Baseball (MLB) players who have hit a home run in their final major league at bat (through September 21, 2010).

Paul Gillespie and John Miller are the only players in MLB history to hit home runs in their first and last big league at bats.

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Inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame

Players who hit home runs in their final at bat[edit]

Player Career total Date Team
West, BuckBuck West 3 September 18, 1890 Cleveland Spiders
O'Connor, FrankFrank O'Connor 1 August 7, 1893 Philadelphia Phillies
Burnett, HerculesHercules Burnett 2 September 29, 1895 Louisville Colonels
Scott, EdEd Scott 2 August 3, 1901 Cleveland Naps
Stahl, ChickChick Stahl 36 October 6, 1906 Boston Americans
Gainer, DelDel Gainer 14 September 30, 1922 St. Louis Cardinals
Higbee, MahlonMahlon Higbee 1 October 1, 1922 New York Giants
Kinney, WaltWalt Kinney 2 May 9, 1923 Philadelphia Athletics
Van Alstyne, ClayClay Van Alstyne 1 May 7, 1928 Washington Senators
Schulte, JohnnyJohnny Schulte 14 September 20, 1932 Boston Braves
Cochrane, MickeyMickey Cochrane 119 May 25, 1937 Detroit Tigers
Jumonville, GeorgeGeorge Jumonville 1 May 20, 1941 Philadelphia Phillies
Gillespie, PaulPaul Gillespie 6 September 29, 1945 Chicago Cubs
Haas, BertBert Haas 22 August 26, 1951 Chicago White Sox
Frazier, JoeJoe Frazier 10 September 30, 1956 Baltimore Orioles
Blaylock, MarvMarv Blaylock 15 September 28, 1957 Philadelphia Phillies
Samford, RonRon Samford 5 September 7, 1959 Washington Senators
Williams, TedTed Williams 521 September 28, 1960 Boston Red Sox
Gile, DonDon Gile 3 September 30, 1962 Boston Red Sox
Hobaugh, EdEd Hobaugh 1 September 2, 1963 Washington Senators
Kubek, TonyTony Kubek 57 October 3, 1965 New York Yankees
Miller, JohnJohn Miller 2 September 23, 1969 Los Angeles Dodgers
McMullen, KenKen McMullen 156 September 14, 1977 Milwaukee Brewers
Pasley, KevinKevin Pasley 1 October 1, 1978 Seattle Mariners
Cubbage, MikeMike Cubbage 34 October 3, 1981 New York Mets
Rudi, JoeJoe Rudi 179 October 3, 1982 Oakland Athletics
Miller, EddieEddie Miller 1 September 30, 1984 San Diego Padres
Brewer, TonyTony Brewer 1 September 30, 1984 Los Angeles Dodgers
Aikens, WillieWillie Aikens 110 April 27, 1985 Toronto Blue Jays
Linares, RufinoRufino Linares 11 October 6, 1985 California Angels
Stoddard, TimTim Stoddard 1 June 18, 1986 San Diego Padres
Jelic, ChrisChris Jelic 1 October 3, 1990 New York Mets
Braggs, GlennGlenn Braggs 70 September 10, 1992 Cincinnati Reds
Rose, BobbyBobby Rose 5 May 19, 1992 California Angels
Walker, ChicoChico Walker 17 October 3, 1993 New York Mets
Tackett, JeffJeff Tackett 7 August 2, 1994 Baltimore Orioles
Olson, GreggGregg Olson 1 April 20, 1998 Arizona Diamondbacks
Mieske, MattMatt Mieske 56 September 30, 2000 Arizona Diamondbacks
Allen, DustyDusty Allen 2 October 1, 2000 Detroit Tigers
Belle, AlbertAlbert Belle 381 October 1, 2000 Baltimore Orioles
Díaz, JuanJuan Díaz 1 June 23, 2002 Boston Red Sox
Lankford, RayRay Lankford 238 October 3, 2004 St. Louis Cardinals
Zeile, ToddTodd Zeile 253 October 3, 2004 New York Mets
Thigpen, CurtisCurtis Thigpen 1 September 26, 2008 Toronto Blue Jays
Edmonds, JimJim Edmonds 393 September 21, 2010 Cincinnati Reds
Taveras, OscarOscar Taveras 3 October 12, 2014 St. Louis Cardinals

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