Originally written on Fox Sports North  |  Last updated 11/17/14
MINNEAPOLIS Chris Herrmann couldn't stop smiling as he rounded the bases Sunday in the fourth inning. And who could blame him. Herrmann hit his first career major league home run in Sunday's 10-0 over the Seattle Mariners. Herrmann drove a 1-2 pitch from Jeremy Bonderman to left field for an estimated 373-foot homer. The emotion on Herrmann's face following the home run said it all. "A dream come true," said a beaming Herrmann in the clubhouse after the win. "Everybody's dream is to hit a home run in the major leagues. I put a good swing on that ball and it went out of the park. I can't ask for more than that." Herrmann said he couldn't tell initially that the ball was gone. Mariners left fielder Jason Bay ran back toward the wall but stopped and watched as it sailed over his head a few rows deep into the left field seats. "I hit it and I started running. I expected a double," Herrmann said. "Then I heard the fans screaming, so at that point I knew it was gone." The Twins wer...
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