Weekend Bat-Flip Coverage: Jose Constanza

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Jose Constanza just hit a two-run single. Was the resulting bat flip a celebration of this feat, or was it an unsuccessful product of him trying to fling his bat into the stands — giving an adoring fan a memento? We may never know.




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David G. Temple is the Managing Editor of TechGraphs and a contributor to FanGraphs, NotGraphs and The Hardball Times. He hosts the award-eligible podcast Stealing Home. Dayn Perry once called him a "Bible Made of Lasers." Follow him on Twitter @davidgtemple.


8 Responses to “Weekend Bat-Flip Coverage: Jose Constanza”

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  1. Sam P says:

    The next frame shows Brian McCann stopping him before he gets to first, right?

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  2. tz says:

    If the bat and ball weighed the same, this would be a great visual on the law of Conservation of Momentum

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  3. Free Bryan LaHair says:

    what about Salvador Perez’s bat flip trip? it was marvelous…

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  4. Saul says:

    This reminds me of Breaking Bad.

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