Drew Ellis is no stranger to hitting big home runs. The former Louisville baseball standout did it plenty during his collegiate career
Now, Ellis is up to his old tricks in the minor leagues and his latest home run was noteworthy. Playing for the Hillsboro Hops — a minor league affiliate of the Arizona Diamondbacks — Ellis blasted a home run to left, drilling an unsuspecting fan in the side of the head in the process.
— Hillsboro Hops (@HillsboroHops) July 24, 2017
Ellis was the Diamondbacks’ second-round pick in the 2017 MLB Draft. Ellis is hitting .315 with five homers and 15 RBIs in 20 games with the Class A-short season Hops.