For the first time this season, Colorado Rockies star Charlie Blackmon hit a home run, and he made it memorable on Friday night.
With San Diego Padres starter Garrett Richards on the mound and a man on first base, Blackmon got every bit of this pitch. He drove it 446 feet out of the park for a rocket-shot two-run homer.
Chuck Nasty is back, ladies and gentlemen. Long since recovered from his battle with COVID-19, Blackmon looks as dangerous as ever at the plate.
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