BREAKING NEWS: Herts Falcons and Great Britain National Team player, Maikel Azcuy, just hit home run number 36 of his career. He is now the NBL all-time home run leader overtaking previous leader Simon Pole. That was a 2-run home run after Cris Hiche got on base before him with a line drive to centerfield. Azcuy’s home run was hit to dead centerfield.
It comes in the biggest game of the season so far between NBL leaders London Mets and second-placed, Herts Falcons. London Mets had taken an early 4-0 lead in the 1st inning. Azcuy’s home run brought Falcons right back in the game making the score 4-2 to the Mets in the 6th inning.
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