Yahoo Sports' Launch Pad - Biggest Phillies blasts from the statcast era

Yahoo Sports compiles the three longest and most impressive home runs for the Philadelphia Phillies since 2015.

Video Transcript


- Out to center field. Blackmon going back toward the wall. It is gone! Look out, hawk.

Straightaway center field. Cameron Rupp, a 2-run shot, and the Phillies are on top 6 to 2. It's a four for four day for Cameron Rupp.

- That's what we're talking about getting greedy.

- Out to center field. Wow.

- Uh oh.

- That was loud, and it is--

- Uh oh.

- --gone!

- Oh!


- Yes, sir.

- Over the second wall. It went over Bernie's head in center field. What a shot. That could be one of the longest home runs here in Citizens Bank Park.

- Wow.

- And the Phillies take a 1-0 lead.

- Wow.

- 466 is the estimated distance.

- Wow.

- I just kept waiting for it to come down. It never did.

- Yeah.

- Boop.

- That ball is crushed deep to left field. Forget about it. Onto the concourse. A 3-run home run for Maikel Franco.

We may have a new leader for distance in the clubhouse. Cameron Rupp re-established the longest home run earlier at 465. That's right, you can bask in the glory if you're a Philly fan after that home run. 471 for Maikel Franco.