2. Ken Griffey Jr.'s Warehouse blast, July 12, 1993

It's strange that No. 2 is something that happened in glorified batting practice. But can you really walk into Camden Yards, look out at right field, see the B&O Warehouse and not think of Griffey's mammoth shot during the 1993 All-Star Home Run Derby? You can probably still hear the "ooohs" from when it happened. Griffey didn't even win the event, Juan Gonzalez did. But no other player in history has plunked the big building with the cameras rolling. And since the Warehouse was supposed to be utterly hittable, yet still hasn't been touched on the fly in a game, Griffey's 465-foot clout — immortalized with a plaque on the Warehouse wall — is unforgettable.

( Baltimore Sun photo by Gene Sweeney Jr. / July 12, 1993 )

It's strange that No. 2 is something that happened in glorified batting practice. But can you really walk into Camden Yards, look out at right field, see the B&O Warehouse and not think of Griffey's mammoth shot during the 1993 All-Star Home Run Derby? You can probably still hear the "ooohs" from when it happened. Griffey didn't even win the event, Juan Gonzalez did. But no other player in history has plunked the big building with the cameras rolling. And since the Warehouse was supposed to be utterly hittable, yet still hasn't been touched on the fly in a game, Griffey's 465-foot clout — immortalized with a plaque on the Warehouse wall — is unforgettable.

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