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Joey Gallo Just Blasted The Longest And Hardest-Hit Home Run Of 2017


Baseball fans have been hearing about Joey Gallo’s tremendous power for quite some time, but the Texas Rangers slugger has yet to put it together, including the start of the 2017 season.

Gallo entered Friday hitting a loud .189 … but he would add to that against the Kansas City Royals:


My word. That’s big power from a big man, and is now the hardest hit and longest home run of the 2017 season.

But wait, there’s more:

So ESPN’s tracking system read that ball even harder off the bat. Insanely hard off the bat.

No matter whose metrics you want to apply here, that ball was well struck.