Watch home run machine Nelson Cruz hit a 483-foot moonshot into the upper deck
Watch Nelson Cruz hit the longest HR of the season
There was a rocket ship launched into orbit via Arlington early Wednesday evening. You didn't hear about it? Here, we GIF'd it for you:
Wait, you're saying that was Nelson Cruz hitting a home run? That was a human being? Is that baseball OK?
According to MLB.com's Greg Johns, Cruz was pretty astounded by his own power:
And starter Felix Hernandez,who picked up the win, was just a little bit impressed:
Statcast estimated the blast at 483 feet -- the longest of the year. But we don't believe it. We didn't see it land. It's definitely still out there ... somewhere.