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Baseball's Ultimate Power: Ranking the All-Time Greatest Distance Home Run Hitters

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The “tape-measure home run” is the greatest single act of power in the game of baseball, and the tales of these homers are the most cherished legacies players and fans hand down through the generations. Each long-distance shot has become fable; they are baseball’s versions of the feats of Paul Bunyon, Hercules, and Samson.

 

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Published March 2nd 2010 by Globe Pequot Press
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Marty Nicholas
Oct 14, 2015 rated it liked it
The rankings are interesting, the repetition of tape-measure homers, less so. Not as interesting as his "The Year Babe Ruth Hit 104 Home Runs."
Gary Geiger
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A questionably accurate phonebook of long home runs. I give Jenkinson credit for his effort, but estimating the distance of old home runs is more metaphysics than physics.
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