Belle rings 50/50
Sept. 30, 1995 - Kansas City Royals rookie Melvin Bunch had been hitting the corners of the plate most of the game. In the sixth inning, he tried to get a fastball past Albert Belle, and the Indians slugger drove it 405 feet, into the left-field seats of Cleveland's Jacobs Field and into the record books.
With the home run, in the next-to-last game of the regular season, Belle
became the 12th major leaguer to hit 50 homers in a season and tied Babe Ruth for ...
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