The Mariners have decided bat flips are boring and have a few alternatives

Wednesday March 15th, 2017

In American baseball was already resistant to the bat flip, major leaguers are really going to hate what the Mariners have been working on. 

A new commercial from Seattle shows the players workshopping other possible home run celebrations—like the Swashbuckler and the Old Man. The M’s were third in the majors in homers last year, so they should have plenty of chances to break out their new routines. 

The team also posted a blooper real of pretty enjoyable outtakes. 

• High schooler unleashes the bat flip to end all bat flips

It was an eventful day for the Mariners, who also got in a Twitter fight with A’s.


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