8. Three Home Run Game vs. Los Angeles Angels
We just don’t see offensive performances like this everyday.
Rodriguez got the better of Bartolo Colon on April 26th, 2005 by slugging three home runs and driving in ten of the Yankees’ 12 runs. New York defeated Los Angeles 12-4.
This was the start of an MVP season for A-Rod. In 2005, he hit 48 home runs, drove in 130 runs, and slashed .321/.421/.610 with an OPS of 1.031.