On Tuesday, Nicholas Castellanos hit a home run in the opening frame for the second game in a row.
On Tuesday, Nicholas Castellanos hit a home run in the opening frame for the second game in a row.

WATCH: Nicholas Castellanos smacks 401-foot homer into basket


by - Senior Writer -

CHICAGO — For the second game in a row, Chicago Cubs right fielder Nicholas Castellanos smacked a first-inning solo shot on Tuesday. Hitting a blast into the basket beyond right-center field, Castellanos tagged San Francisco Giants starter Tyler Beede.

The dinger at Wrigley Field put the Cubs up 1-0 over the Giants. Marking Castellanos' seventh home run in a Cubs uniform, the towering blast sailed 401 feet after leaving the bat at 104 miles per hour and 32 degrees.

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