Toward the end of the great Mickey Mantle’s career, the famed Yankee slugger was making his last appearance at Detroit’s Tiger Stadium and facing then-ace Tigers hurler Denny McClain.

McClain proceeded to throw Mantle a pitch that could charitably be described as a “lollipop,” which the Mick obligingly smacked into the stadium’s upper rafters.

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