SportsPulse: There are a lot of theories being thrown around regarding the surge of home runs in the MLB — juiced balls, steroids — but before we jump to conclusions, one Washington State professor is taking a good, long look at the science behind the ball’s flight. USA TODAY
Major League Baseball is on pace to set a this season, destroying the record of 6,105 set in 2017.
Of the four seasons with the most home runs in history (2017, 2000, 2016 and 2018), three have come in the past four years. That number will soon be four of five.