Yunel Escobar’s Check-Swing Bat Flip is a Thing of Beauty

Sorry, Jose Bautista, but your strong bat flip after a drawn walk is no longer my favorite flip of the early season. That honor now goes to the Nationals’ Yunel Escobar, who came up with this unique bat flip off a check swing against the Phillies:
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If anything, the bat flip just makes Escobar look even more guilty of swinging at strike three. But hey, outside of that hilarious moment, Escobar’s enjoyed a productive night with a nifty catch and home run off Cole Hamels:
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[H/T to @Lana]

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