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Sorry, Giancarlo Stanton homer was not hit out of Dodger Stadium
Sorry, Giancarlo Stanton homer was not hit out of Dodger Stadium

No question, one seriously impressive blast. One jaw-dropping home run. Miami’s Giancarlo Stanton’s homer in the first inning off Dodgers right-hander Mike Bolsinger was an absolute stunner. Bolsinger said all he could do was laugh. “You just look back and say, 'That was awesome,’ and just go on with the game,” he said. But let’s be clear about something – Stanton’s 467-foot homer did not clear the ballpark. He hit the awning or the canopy or whatever you want to call that corrugated metal roof covering the left-field pavilion and then it bounced over. It’s where it hits, not where it ultimately comes to rest. Now not...

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