Giancarlo Stanton Hit a Home Run 510 FEET at Last Night's Home Run Derby

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Giancarlo Stanton Hit a Home Run 510 FEET at Last Night's Home Run Derby View Fullscreen
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To give you a frame of reference:

"Any drive over 400 feet is noteworthy. A blow of 450 feet shows exceptional power, as the majority of major league players are unable to hit a ball that far. Anything in the 500-foot range is genuinely historic."
-- William J. Jenkinson, Baseball Almanac

And anything over 600 feet is a lie made by old-timey strongmen, print journalists, and radio announcers before home run distance was tracked as a statistic.

Surprisingly, Stanton didn't even make it to the final round, where Oakland A's OF Yoenis Cespedes claimed the Derby crown for the second year in a row.

Maybe Don't Go With White Next Time?

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