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Watch: Mickey Moniak hits first career home run

Mickey Moniak hit his first career home run in Wednesday’s game. (Cheryl Pursell)

This afternoon, Mickey Moniak showed why fans might want to get excited about the young centerfielder, despite an 0-for-12 start.

His three-run home over the left-field porch was the first of his big-league career, a bullet hit at 103.9 mph.

Moniak’s cold start was reminiscent of another highly-touted Phillies prospect. Rhys Hoskins also started his career 0-for-12 with two walks before slicing a single to right, then hitting a home run to left in the next game.


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