Originally Posted by mattfeet
Not to nitpick, but he'd actually need less power, or strength, to take a full-speed pitch deep than he would a BP pitch. That said, I see your point.
Maybe. You could be right. I think you can jerk a slow BP meatball out with a big roundhouse arm-swing without using your legs. When facing a real pitcher you have to use your whole body. Either way, hitting the homer off a real pitcher is a better sign than taking Chris Speier deep from 40 feet.