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MAY 25 (2002) - Green*
By Bill Grimes
May 25, 2007 - 10:24 PM

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7 home runs in 3 games

PHOENIX, ARIZONA • MAY 25, 2002 – Remember the story two days ago of Shawn Green setting a record of 7 home runs in 3 games. Green also set a National League record for home runs in a week with 9. The old record of 8 was held by Ralph Kiner, Ted Kluszewski and Nate Colbert. becoming the 14th player in major league history to hit four home runs in one game? Well, he hit another one in the next game on May 24, 2002, and two more the next (May 25

He was born Shawn David Green in Des Plaines, Illinois on November 10, 1972. He attended Tustin High School in Tustin, California. He received a scholarship to Stanford University in 1991, but was drafted by the Toronto Blue Jays the same year. He broke into the major leagues with Toronto in 1993 at age 20. As of this writing, Green has 322 career home runs.He was born Shawn David Green in Des Plaines, Illinois on November 10, 1972. He attended Tustin High School in Tustin, California. He received a scholarship to Stanford University in 1991, but was drafted by the Toronto Blue Jays the same year. He broke into the major leagues with Toronto in 1993 at age 20. As of this writing, Green has 322 career home runs.

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http://www.baseball-almanac.com/players/player.php?p=greensh01
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