Photo of the Day: Look what Miguel Cabrera did to this baseball

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Given that Tigers third baseman Miguel Cabrera is the reigning AL MVP, reigning triple-crown winner and current leader in batted-ball distance, it's not exactly bold opinion-shaping to say that he often hits the ball rather hard. As the following image shows, however, there's hitting the ball hard, and then there's feloniously assaulting the poor thing ...

(Image: FoxSports Ohio)

That's Mr. Cabrera's first-inning homer against the Indians on Sunday in the making, and that's a baseball that's being momentarily flattened. Egads, say those on "Masterpiece Theater."

Miguel Cabrera is a physics experiment.

CBS Sports Writer

Dayn Perry has been a baseball writer for CBS Sports since early 2012. Prior to that, he wrote for FOXSports.com and ESPN.com. A member of the BBWAA, He's the author of three books, the most recent being... Full Bio

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