VINES: Jose Bautista’s Bat Flip Set to Various “Hero” Songs

It was the bat flip heard around the world. If people weren’t aware of who Jose Bautista was before last night, they certainly are now. What Bautista did against the Texas Rangers was heroic and will be remembered for years to come.

So how do we honour that heroic accomplishment? By mashing up his epic bat flip with various hero-themed songs. After the jump, check out all seven (yes, seven) different bat flips with musical accompaniment and choose your favourite!


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1.) Bonnie Tyler – I Need A Hero

2.) Tina Turner – We Don’t Need Another Hero

3.) Mariah Carey – Hero

4.) David Bowie – Heroes

5.) Enrique Iglesias – Hero

6.) Foo Fighters – My Hero

7.) Alesso feat Tove Lo – Heroes

Ian Hunter

Ian has been writing about the Toronto Blue Jays since 2007. He enjoyed the tail-end of the Roy Halladay era and vividly remembers the Alex Rodriguez "mine" incident. He'll also retell the story of Game 5 of the 2015 ALDS to his kids for the next 20 years.