Trayce Thompson checked his text messages after the game. Until then, he had not known that the home run he hit here Tuesday never did come down.
It landed on Catwalk C, about 100 feet above the playing field in the domed stadium. Enrique Hernandez and Justin Turner joked about scampering onto the catwalk and trying to retrieve the ball, and Thompson said he just might come out early Wednesday.
"Maybe I'll go see if it's up there," he said.
Yasiel Puig, who obliterated a pitch for a home run and celebrated by flinging his bat aside, marveled at Thompson's what-goes-up-might-not-come-down home run.
"Never seen anything like that," Puig...