there’s never been a rookie to mash 50 homers.

Here’s one reason: There’s a long way to go in the 2017 season. Plenty of time for natural regression, slumps, injuries and fatigue. Here’s another reason: Big-league history tells us that a rookie hitting 50 homers is pretty rare. So rare, in fact, that it’s never happened. So, let’s not fall victim to “just double […]