You thought it was great before? Hell, the guy hit his first ever extra base hit in 2014 and people lost their shit. Everyone was excited about Bartolo Colon's home run on Saturday night, and we all loved play-by-play announcer Gary Cohen's excitement. Enjoy: That is quite good. CBS Sports is a registered trademark of CBS Broadcasting Inc. Commissioner.com is a registered trademark of CBS Interactive Inc. site: media | arena: mlb | pageType: stories | Everyone was excited about Bartolo Colon's home run on Saturday night, and we all loved play-by-play announcer Gary Cohen's excitement. Bartolo Colon's moonshot home run did eventually land, but the shockwave has not stopped. But you haven't lived until you've heard the Mets' Spanish radio team call it. (Photo by Denis Poroy/Getty Images) By the way, the WPIX broadcast listed Colon as an available pinch-hitter Sunday, the day after his long ball: Good times. What do you get when you combine a block party and a baseball league? On Sunday, for example, Colon was listed as being available as a right-handed bat off the bench: You’ve Gott See The Legendary Bartolo Colon Home Run En Español (Video). It's about to get so, so much better: Press play on the video at the top of the post to hear the full call. Covering the impact of coronavirus on the sports world. As I'm sure you know by now, Mets righty Bartolo Colon whacked his first career home run over the weekend. You thought it was great before? The 42-year-old Colon launched the first home run of his 19-year career on Saturday, taking Padres pitcher James Shields deep for a two-run shot in the second inning of a 6-3 win at Petco Park. The soon-to-be 43-year-old took Padres righty James Shields deep for a two-run shot at Petco Park. section: | slug: watch-please-enjoy-the-spanish-radio-call-of-bartolo-colons-home-run | sport: baseball | route: article_single.us | Michael Clair But Colon did hit a towering home run. 6-keys: media/spln/mlb/reg/free/stories, at For your listening pleasure, I present the Spanish radio call of Colon's dinger. •, Competition, joy and a little pain: Beep Baseball is a world of freedom for blind athletes, By Baseball will be a bit more boring once Colon hangs up the spikes. SAN DIEGO, CALIFORNIA - MAY 7: Bartolo Colon #40 of the New York Mets hits a two-home run during the second inning of a baseball game against the San Diego Padres at … The idea that he could hit a home run at all, let alone a towering home run at pitcher-friendly Petco Park, was just impossible. If you have ever seen the corpulent 42-year-old swing the bat…or run to first base…or shake his belly like a bowl full of jelly, you know the chances of him hitting a home run were right up there with Leicester City winning the Premiere League. And it won't stop for a while. •, Where to live in New York if you've just come into $324 million. And then repeat as many times (aka, forever) as necessary. Writer for Total Pro Sports Since July 11, 2011. So how are the Mets handling all this? Bartolo Colon's home run on Saturday night. Matt Monagan https://www.mlb.com/video/must-c-colon-s-first-home-run-c671207583 Report: Padres will try to extend Fernando Tatis Jr. The Mets’ Bartolo Colon hits a two-home run during the second inning against the Padres at PETCO Park in San Diego on May 7, 2016. Bartolo Colon hit a batting-practice home run, and it's already a legend. Check it out, courtesy of the Mets’ Spanish broadcaster WEPN and @InMetsWeTrust : It's about to get so, so much better: We're in disbelief. Check it out, courtesy of the Mets’ Spanish broadcaster WEPN and @InMetsWeTrust: Bartolo Colon home run called by the Mets Spanish station WEPN: pic.twitter.com/eRdyvgI13U, — In Mets We Trust (@InMetsWeTrust) May 8, 2016. © 2004-2020 CBS Interactive. And as glorious as it was in English, it is possibly even better en Español. Eric Chesterton We bring sports news that matters to your inbox, to help you stay informed and get a winning edge. All Rights Reserved. There is nothing, it turns out, that Bartolo Colon can't do. Just like the rest of us—which is to say, with jokes. But Colon did hit a towering home run. And as glorious as it was in English, it is possibly even better en Español. 2:50 pm ET, WATCH: Please enjoy the Spanish radio call of Bartolo Colon's home run, Best bets for Saturday's pivotal playoff games, Dodgers' Will Smith homers off ... Braves' Will Smith, Rays' Snell upset with quick hook as move backfires, Ex-Angels employee indicted over Skaggs' death, Astros' Baker says Correa called his walk-off shot, Rays' Arozarena ties rookie playoff record with sixth HR. It’s damn near impossible to overstate the awesomeness of Saturday’s Bartolo Colon home run. When baseball's biggest stars need a haircut, they come to José 'Jordan' López, By I'm not sure it's as good as Gary Cohen's call on the SNY broadcast, but it's good. •, The Metropolitan Museum of Art has one of the best baseball card collections in the world thanks to one man, By Even Bartolo was in disbelief as he carried his bat all the way to first base. As I'm sure you know by now, Mets righty Bartolo Colon whacked his first career home run over the weekend. But you haven't lived until you've heard the Mets' Spanish radio team call it.