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Former Florida slugger Matt LaPorta gets front-row seat on Jac Caglianone historic blast

Posted on AllSides June 17th, 2024
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Matt LaPorta jumped a few times and smacked the top of the padded rail along the first-base line. His first trip to Omaha in nearly two decades didn’t disappoint. When Jac Caglianone hammered a low 91-mph fastball 404 feet out to right-center, the two-way Florida star tied school history with his 74th career home run. LaPorta — the guy he tied — still wore a grin recalling the moment hours later Monday as his four children between the ages of 8 and 12 enjoyed the Fan Fest Zone outside Schwab...

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