VIDEO: Giancarlo Stanton destroys a baseball

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The victim: Rawlings Baseball.

The charge: Assault with a deadly weapon.

The assailant: Marlins slugger Giancarlo Stanton.

We know Stanton is as powerful as anyone in baseball, so it's not surprising when he absolutely obliterates a pitch. But just because it's unsurprising doesn't mean it's not fun. Rock on, Mr. Stanton.

Also, for some perspective on just how far that went ...

Wow.

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Matt Snyder has been a baseball writer with CBS Sports since 2011. A member of the BBWAA, he's now covered the last five World Series beginning with the epic 2011 Fall Classic. The former Indiana University... Full Bio

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