Mickey Mantle Hits First Ever Indoor Home Run in 1965

  • April 9, 2015
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Today is a historic day. It marks 50 years since the first indoor home run was hit in Houston, Texas, by Mickey Mantle. That’s right, April 9th, 1965, off of Turk Farrell in an exhibition game.

Mickey Mantle at bat in the Astrodome

Here’s a video of the at bat from YouTube.