Florida State player unleashes the most vicious bat flip you'll ever see

Thursday April 16th, 2015

It's difficult to conceive of a more impressive bat flip than the one Florida State's Quincy Nieporte unleashed in Tuesday night's game against Florida. 

With the game tied 3-3 in the bottom of the 12th, Nieporte stepped to the plate and launched the first pitch he saw deep into the Tallahassee night. The ball wasn't even halfway to the fence before Nieporte hurled his bat down the first base line. He even skipped toward home plate, just for good measure.

• Yankees' Jacoby Ellsbury bat flips after a foul ball

Even though Yasiel Puig said on Tuesday that he plans to cut down on his theatrics, this has actually been a pretty good week for bat flips. Just check out this killer one from Korea: 

• Nationals fans leave good luck cat at Fenway

- Dan Gartland

[​via Cut 4]

SI Apps
We've Got Apps Too
Get expert analysis, unrivaled access, and the award-winning storytelling only SI can provide — from Peter King, Tom Verducci, Lee Jenkins, Grant Wahl, Andy Staples and more — delivered straight to you, along with up-to-the-minute news and live scores.