There are home runs, and then there is what Esteban Puerta of the Florida Atlantic University Owls did Saturday during an elimination game in the NCAA Tournament.
With the Owls up 5-1 in the top of the ninth inning, Puerta got a hold of a pitch that is still being tracked by officials:
— NCAA Baseball (@NCAACWS) May 30, 2015
The Owls would go on to win 8-1 and advance to play the loser of the Florida-USF game played later Saturday night. As for that baseball, no word if it broke the window of Jim McElwain’s office at Florida Field just up the road.