José Bautista


Jose Bautista enjoying bat flips not being 'so taboo' anymore

Once the standard-bearer for bat flips, Jose Bautista is certainly enjoying the current brand of Major League Baseball. "The game has changed in a lot of ways, but one of the best ways is how celebrations are not so taboo and people are allowed to enjoy them," he told Brittany Ghiroli of The Athletic.
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Rangers farewell graphic to Rougned Odor features infamous Jose Bautista punch

The Rangers remembered one of Rougned Odor's greatest hits on their goodbye graphic. Odor was designated for assignment last week and was traded to the Yankees on Tuesday, April 6, ending a somewhat uneventful career in Texas. "Somewhat" is the operative term, though, because we're coming up on the five-year anniversary of Odor leveling Bautista with the cleanest punch ever thrown in MLB history.
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BEEF VOTE: Colorado Avalanche vs. Detroit Red Wings OR Jose Bautista vs. Rougned Odor

Beef Breakdown: In game six of the 95-96 Western Conference Finals, Claude Lemieux ran Kris Draper into the boards during an Avalanche win that knocked the Red Wings out of the playoffs. It also ignited a rivalry that would go on until 2003. In that span, the teams combined for 5 Stanley Cups, 2 major brawls, countless other fights, and so many penalties. Highlights include multiple goalie vs. goalie fights, coaches screaming at coaches, blood, hits, revenge, and really good hockey.